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The Arts Ensemble of Chicago has become one of the world's most successful Black American ensembles. The group which includes trumpeter Lester Bowie, together with the Deutsche Kammerphilharmonie and two young composers, have experienced a journey…

Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
0708

The two musicians Terje Rypdal and Miroslav Vitous recently found a kindred spirit in the Indian percussionist Trilok Gurtu, who manages to play drums and percussion simultaneously on the drum set he designed himself.

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
0547

The form, rhythm and tone of Rabih Abou-Khalil's music usually follow the pattern of Arabian instrumental music, but for his amazingly cosmopolitan sound Abou-Khalil has created a synthesis of Arabian music with Western classical and jazz idioms.

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
0546

ESP 2 is the true legacy of the music of Miles Davis, kept alive by his former sidemen who are now bandleaders in their own right. Together they honor the heritage of the legendary trumpet master.

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
0545

Manu Dibango is one of the first African musicians to score a worldwide hit with his '72 release "Soul Makossa", paving the way for many other artists to follow. This concert switches from Rock to Reggae to Jazz, and features an excellent line-up of…

Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
1227

After decades of work with the Rail Band of Mali, Salif Keita launched the album "Soro" in 1982, which marked another breakthrough for African music world-wide, becoming one of world music's biggest selling albums ever. This programme features Keita…

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
1226

An in-depth documentary that showcases the variety of Charlie Mariano's musical universe. In the company of old friends and like-minded musicians, Mariano takes us on a journey around the globe, crossing the entire jazz landscape from Swing to Bebop…

Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
0599

Manuel Agujetas is one of the greatest flamenco singers of all time, and one of the last representatives of the Jerez School and of the «Cante Jondo» in its oldest and purest form. Violently opposed to contemporary life, this free, eccentric…

Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
7303

This film is a souvenir of an extraordinary concert that evokes a time when music was for countless human beings the only expression of life and liberty. It reveals to us the true personality of Liz Mc Comb: more than a great gospel singer, she is an…

Length
62 mins
Prog. No.
5012

Three exceptional vocal artists lead us to new ways of expression, presenting hypnotising arrangements and dreamy melodies. Born in Yemen, raised in New York and now living in Tel Aviv, singer Noa combines textual interpretations which are American…

Length
57 mins
Prog. No.
1862