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The Simon Bolivar Big Band was created in 2010 by the Venezuelan drummer Andres Briceño and Valdemar Rodriguez, professor at the Simon Bolivar Conservatory of Music in Venezuela. The band was set up with the aim to promote Jazz music throughout Venez…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
6411
Jazz that gets under your skin – and that's been captured for eternity. That's the quintessence of this virtually private gig held by jazz trumpeter and singer Till Brönner and his top-caliber musician friends Bruno Müller (guitar), Roberto Di Gioia…
Length
72 mins
Prog. No.
5571
Three generations of listeners have been turned on to the music of mystic singer/ songwriter Terry Callier. During the 1960s, concerts at the "Bitter End" New York, made him a leading figure in the early folk boom. In the 1970s, recordings for Chess/…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
5432
Between 1880 and 1924, two and a half million Jewish immigrants landed in America – the bulk of them arriving between 1901 and 1914. America was about to completely reshape the Jewish identity. Going back was certainly not an option. Their only alter…
Length
57 mins
Prog. No.
7731
"One Of These Nights" was a very special event for Al Di Meola - a night like his legendary "Friday Night In San Francisco", recorded almost a quarter of a century ago. Al Di Meola assembled a thoroughly excellent group of musicians for this review o…
Length
90 mins
Prog. No.
5434
In 1959, Jacques Loussier hit upon the idea that was to make his international reputation, by combining his interest in jazz with his love of J.S. Bach. Only a pianist with such an exceptional classical technique and deft improvisatory skill could ha…
Length
98 mins
Prog. No.
5406
Cassandra Wilson is recognized as an unequaled vocalist, a jazz singer for a new generation. Her distinctive style and daring aesthetic have earned her wide recognition, including chart-topping albums, a Grammy and countless media accolades. In this…
Length
80 mins
Prog. No.
5343
Live recording from the Jazz Open featuring Jane Monheit, discovered at the Thelonius Monk Institute's Vocal Competition, on of the upcoming stars at the international Jazz scene.
Length
70 mins
Prog. No.
5345
When renowned jazz pianists of the old and new school meet at a "Solo Piano Summit," audiences are treated to many an interesting musical surprise. The "Solo Piano Summit" brings together a handful of top pianists with different musical backgrounds:…
Length
120 mins
Prog. No.
5211
This live recording is celebrating 50 years of West Coast Jazz. The West Coast Jazz movement had its origins about 50 years ago in Los Angeles. It was essentially a "cool" form of jazz played mostly by studio musicians as a break from their studio wo…
Length
89 mins
Prog. No.
5149