World of Jazz 509

For this show a focus on George Russell, Peter Brötzmann, Jaki Byard and Jackie McLean Show Intro 00:00George Russell; Swedish Radio Jazz Orchestra "Event 1" from Vertical Form VI (Soul Note) 00:39Peter Brötzmann, Lisle Ellis, Marco Eneidi, Jackson Krall "No. 1" from Live At The Spruce Street Forum (Botticelli Records) 10:08Jackie McLean "Blue Rondo" … Continue reading World of Jazz 509

World of Jazz 508

An international mix with a newly discovered live recording of Tim Berne's Decay group, a trio of releases from the Circum-Disc label, two new albums the ears&eyes label and a fascinating blend of American jazz and Eastern India's ragas from Charu Suri. Show Intro 00:00Ryan Ferreira, Michael Formanek, Ches Smith, Tim Berne "The Fantastic … Continue reading World of Jazz 508

World of Jazz 506

On this show all new releases from Michael Dease, Plantas Horribles, the trio of Steve Cardenas, Ben Allison and Ted Nash, the quintet of Jessica Ackerley, Patrick Shiroishi, Chris Williams, Luke Stewart & Jason Nazary, the Fade In Trio, the Gaston De La Cruz Quintet, Dave Douglas in the company of the Westerlies and Anwar … Continue reading World of Jazz 506

World of Jazz 505

On this show a focus on the work of both Ben Allison and Peter Brötzmann. I have new albums from Adam Nolan and Ondrej Zajac and a classic track from George Russell. Show Intro 00:00Ben Allison "Enter The Dragon" from Layers of the City (Sonic Camera Records) 00:38Peter Brötzmann, Fred van Hove, Han Bennink … Continue reading World of Jazz 505

World of Jazz 503

On this show a focus on the music of Oregon and the bands individual members - Ralph Towner, Colin Walllcott, Paul McCandless and Glenn Moore. Show Intro 00:00Oregon "Hop To It" from In Stride (C.A.M. Jazz) 00:39Ralph Towner "Oceanus" from Solstice (ECM) 06:58Colin Wallcott "Mageuritte" from Cloud Dance (ECM) 18:16Paul McCandless "Sojourner" from Hearsay … Continue reading World of Jazz 503

World of Jazz 502

This week a mix of brand new releases and classic recordings. There are fascinating new albums from Gard Nilssen, Steve Tibbetts, Daniel Carter with Evan Strauss, 5-Track, and Sheridan Riley, Alex Fournier, Trevor Watts & Liam Genocky and Brian Eaton. I also have some older releases from Elvin Jones, Pharoah Sanders, Clifford Jordan, Maria Schneider … Continue reading World of Jazz 502

World of Jazz 501

Focusing on three outstanding female jazz leaders - Satoko Fujii, Maria Schneider and Carla Bley with a selection of music from across their respective careers Show Into 00:00Satoko Fujii Orchestra "Jo" from Jo (Buzz Records) 00:53Maria Schneider Orchestra "The 'Pretty' Road" from Sky Blue (ArtistShare) 11:42The Big Carla Bley Band "The Girl Who Cried … Continue reading World of Jazz 501

World of Jazz 500

For the 500th show I have a focus on Sam Rivers, a new album from Nate Wooley, a huge chunk of music from Miles and Trane and to kick off jazz meets afrobeat in 1972 with Hugh Masakela. Show Intro 00:00Hugh Masakela "Part Of The Whole" from Home Is Where the Music Is (Chisa/Blue … Continue reading World of Jazz 500

World of Jazz 499

A mix of old and new on this show with a focus on Anthony Braxton. There's also lots of older material emerging from archives for the first time including recordings never before heard from Henry Lowther and Dave Brubeck Show Intro 00:00Jean Fineberg "Away With Words" from Jean Fineberg & Jazzphoria (Pivotal Records) 00:48Kneebody … Continue reading World of Jazz 499