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Rowland Sutherland's Mistura

MISTURA and their exhilarating blend of Brazilian, Afro-Cuban and Afro-funk rhythms with modern jazz. “Latin Jazz Braziliance!” Tony Herrington-The Wire Led by the vibrant and versatile flautist, composer and arranger Rowland Sutherland, the group explore a wide and exciting range of styles from samba, batucada and bossa to various African and Latin rhythms, which explains the name MISTURA (”mix”). Their album, “Coast to Coast” is on the FMR label. You can listen to and buy this CD, via the link at, which features players who have recorded with Incognito, Lauryn Hill, Red Snapper, Eddie Palmieri and Massive Attack

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“A no nonsense eight piece band blending hot Latin rhythms with sophisticated jazz based arrangements and soloing...” TIME OUT

“...a gifted flute player... Sutherland shines throughout...” John L Walters - THE GUARDIAN

“...executed with a lot of verve by a quality line-up...” Kevin Le Gendre - JAZZWISE

“Rowland Sutherland...leader of the UK's premier Brazilian jazz outfit...” Paul Bradshaw - STRAIGHT NO CHASER

“Impressive” Phil Johnson - THE INDEPENDENT

“...the wonderful Mistura” JAZZ EXPRESS



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