Quinsin Nachoff - Horizons Ensemble


About Horizons Ensemble

This chamber jazz ensemble features the talents of British pianist John Taylor, Dutch cellist Ernst Reijeseger along with Nathalie Bonin and Parmella Attariwala on violins and Quinsin Nachoff on saxophones and compositions.


"Nothing about...Horizons Ensemble is typical from track to track, mirroring only itself, yet expansive in a way that's elemental."
full review (JPG)

"an enticing combination of plangent romanticism and dark percussive drama."
Troy Collins
full review (PDF)

"Horizons Ensemble is one of the more serious sounding and successful units to emerge from the underground fully (in)formed."
Bruce Lee Gallanter, Downtown Music Gallery
full review

"The balance the band brings is striking and profound; the music elevates and thrills with its resplendence."
AllAboutJazz - Jerry D'Souza
full review

**** (of 4) "Horizons Ensemble marks Nachoff as a major young jazz composer"
Globe&Mail (Canada's National Newspaper) - J.D. Considine
full review

"...an impressive, intense, and colorful musical experience..."
JazzReview.com - Veronica Timpanelli
full review

"...one of the revelations of the year..."
Thierry Lepin - Jazzman Magazine (France), Dec 2008
full review (JPG)

"bold, diverse and filled with compelling counterpoint"
Downbeat - James Hale
full review(PDF)

"This is a strong, intelligent musical statement."
Exclaim! Magazine -Glen Hall
full review (PDF)

"A voice distinguished from it's peers and a composer to be reckoned with."
Citizen Jazz (France) - Diane Gastellu
full review (PDF)


John Taylor - piano
Ernst Reijseger - cello
Nathalie Bonin - violin I
Parmela Attariwala - violin II
Quinsin Nachoff - saxophones & compositions

Would like to thank Adrean Farrugia for his help with this project who was regrettably omitted from the Acknowledgments.

Buy Horizons Ensemble at:

Bandcamp logo
iTunes logo