Alison Rayner Quintet (ARQ)

Short Stories (Blow The Fuse)

ARQ release Short Stories – their 3rd album – in October 2019. ‘ARQ’ are a renowned and widely celebrated group with decades of experience at the forefront of the international jazz scene. Their long list of accolades include winning ‘Ensemble Of The Year’ award at the prestigious 2018 Parliamentary Jazz Awards and the People’s Vote for ‘Best Small Group’ at the 2018 British Jazz Awards. Now they return with a brand new album and an extensive series of UK live dates.

Out Now
Listen Now Visit Artist's Website


Alison Rayner - Double Bass
Buster Birch - Drums / Percussion
Deirdre Cartwright - Guitar
Diane McGloughlin - Saxophone
Steve Lodder - Piano

Track Listing

  1. Croajingolong Bushwalk
  2. Here And Now
  3. There Is A Crack In Everything
  4. Buster Breaks A Beat
  5. A Braw Boy
  6. Life Lived Wide
  7. Colloquy
  8. Seeing Around Corners

The Authoritative Voice in Jazz