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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…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
6411
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
To mark the turn of the millenium, Mathias Rüegg's legendary Jazz Ensemble Vienna Art Orchestra gave an "alternative" New Years concert in Vienna's Sofiensale. "All that Strauss" presented the same famous Strauss pieces that had been performed by the…
Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
5027
Pianist John Lewis, co-founder and long-time leader of the legendary Modern Jazz Quartet made jazz history with the group. His ability to blend classical forms with jazz improvisations makes his the kind of music that transcends all barriers. After…
Length
55 mins
Prog. No.
6287
The Moscow Art Trio is one of the most exciting of the new jazz formations. Three musicians: Mikhail Alperin, Sergey Starostin and Arkady Shilkloper. They come from different styles. When they meet, they are the Moscow Art Trio. In their concerts,…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
5026
What started out as a club phenomenon is now garnering critical attention and infiltrating the pop charts. The music that ruled for three decades has had a resurgence with a modern movement dubbed Neo Swing. Swing It is a performance special…
Length
58 mins
Prog. No.
1858
This live recording was made during the 1999 Munich Klaviersommer when Camilo made one of his rare solo appearances. Improvising on a Steinway D grand piano, he drew from his instrument an astonishing palette of musical colours, both rich orchestral…
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
6260
KOL SIMCHA is creating Klezmer music for the New Millenium. The quintet has adapted the music's traditional format by pairing a front line of clarinet and flute with a swinging, tightly-knit rhythm section of piano, bass and drums. Yet its sound…
Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
1857
During his tour through Germany in early 1998, Michel Petrucciani gave a breathtaking performance at the Liederhalle Stuttgart, playing his own compositions as well as standards like "So What" and "Take the A Train". The rhythm section, consisting of…
Length
59 mins
Prog. No.
1812
The Dissidenten combine Indian, Tamilian, Native American, Arabian, and Hawaiian voices with elements of hip hop, drum'n bass, rap, pop and jazz, creating a truly global musical language. Recorded at the Jazz Open 1997 in Stuttgart.
Length
60 mins
Prog. No.
1820