Dave Bristow is a pianist and composer from Birmingham. Currently based in Paris, he is rapidly establishing himself as one of the most original and talented jazz musicians of his generation. His main project is the Dave Bristow Quintet for which he wrote all the compositions. Dave studied classical music for three years at the University of Manchester before taking a Masters in jazz piano performance at Leeds College of Music with Les Chisnall, Jamil Sheriff, Gwilym Simcock, Kit Downes. Tonight he will play a mixture of his own compositions and great American standards.