Zurich based trumpeter Martial In-Albon has long been an active presence in the Swiss jazz scene, working with folks like ECM superstar zen- pianist Nik Baertsch and a variety of big band projects. Throughout the last years In-Albon proved that he´s comfortable in Jazz, Pop and also classical.
On his first release under his own name it's the varied aspects of In-Albon´s muse that comes to the fore, with a well-crafted Debut album that offers further evidence of the young trumpeters impressive range and ability to draw inspiration from a host of sources, ranging from Pop and Contemporary classic to electronica.
"Martial Arts" songs are colourful and cinematic soundscapes. Fuelled with elegiac melodies, driving grooves and a fresh and remarkable understanding of improvised music.