Brandon Allen and Tim Lapthorn have been performing together for over 16 years.
The saxophonist and pianist have played in various quartet formations at Ronnie Scott's for over 8 years.
The new official project features brand new material written by the two players, channeling their respective influences.
Both players are known for their passionate and exciting style of playing.
They share a chemistry and intuition that pushes the music to places unknown, every night a new destination is reached.
There is always a great sense of melody and swing present throughout any given performance.
The Quartet is completed by the experienced Arnie Somogyi on bass and the fresh talent of Lloyd Haines on drums.
In 2018, BATL Quartet will record a new album of brand new music.
The group will be focused on performing the new material live in preparation for an album release in the next 6 months.
The group collectively have performed with Kyle Eastwood, Eddie Henderson, Bruce Barth, Stefano Di Battista, Antonio Forcione, Omar, Eric Clapton and Paloma Faith.