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  1. Gypsy Jazz Guitarists

    John Etheridge joins Alyn Shipton to pick the best records by the gypsy jazz guitarists.

    First broadcast: 18 Jun 2011

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  2. Esbjörn Svensson

    Alyn Shipton and John L Walters to reassess the career of pianist Esbjörn Svensson.

    First broadcast: 11 Jun 2011

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  3. Jon Hiseman

    Drummer Jon Hiseman joins Alyn Shipton to pick the highlights of his recorded work.

    First broadcast: 04 Jun 2011

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  4. Phineas Newborn Jr

    Brian Priestley joins Alyn Shipton to pick the finest recordings by Phineas Newborn Jr.

    First broadcast: 28 May 2011

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  5. Johnny Griffin

    In an archive interview with Alyn, the late Johnny Griffin selects his favourite records.

    First broadcast: 21 May 2011

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  6. John Taylor at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival

    Alyn Shipton is joined by pianist John Taylor at the 2011 Cheltenham Jazz Festival.

    First broadcast: 14 May 2011

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  7. Django Bates

    Pianist, composer and bandleader Django Bates discusses his recordings with Alyn Shipton.

    First broadcast: 07 May 2011

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  8. Bobby Wellins

    Saxophonist Bobby Wellins joins Alyn Shipton to select his key recordings.

    First broadcast: 30 Apr 2011

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  9. Al Cohn

    John Altman joins Alyn Shipton to pick the best records by saxophonist Al Cohn.

    First broadcast: 23 Apr 2011

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  10. Alton Purnell

    Alyn Shipton selects the essential discs of New Orleans pianist Alton Purnell.

    First broadcast: 16 Apr 2011

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  11. Mike Stern

    Guitarist Mike Stern joins Alyn Shipton at the 2011 Gateshead Jazz Festival.

    First broadcast: 09 Apr 2011

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  12. Joe Lovano

    Saxophonist Joe Lovano talks to Alyn Shipton about some of his finest recordings.

    First broadcast: 02 Apr 2011

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  13. James Moody

    Alyn Shipton selects the best records by saxophonist James Moody.

    First broadcast: 26 Mar 2011

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  14. George Avakian

    Alyn Shipton is joined by veteran record producer George Avakian to select his best work.

    First broadcast: 19 Mar 2011

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  15. Allan Ganley

    Drummer Allan Ganley selects his finest discs in an archive interview with Alyn Shipton.

    First broadcast: 12 Mar 2011

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  16. Roy Eldridge

    Abram Wilson joins Alyn Shipton to select the key recordings by trumpeter Roy Eldridge.

    First broadcast: 05 Mar 2011

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  17. Dinah Washington

    Gwyneth Herbert joins Alyn Shipton to pick the essential recordings by Dinah Washington.

    First broadcast: 26 Feb 2011

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  18. Hank Mobley

    Dave Gelly joins Alyn Shipton to pick the finest records by saxophonist Hank Mobley.

    First broadcast: 19 Feb 2011

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  19. Ethel Waters

    Stephen Bourne and Alyn Shipton select the finest recordings of singer Ethel Waters.

    First broadcast: 12 Feb 2011

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  20. Scott LaFaro

    Dave Green joins Alyn Shipton to explore the recording career of bassist Scott LaFaro.

    First broadcast: 05 Feb 2011

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  21. Sonny Stitt

    Alyn Shipton and Alan Barnes choose the best recordings by saxophonist Sonny Stitt.

    First broadcast: 29 Jan 2011

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  22. Chet Baker

    Ian Smith joins Alyn Shipton to select the best work by trumpeter and vocalist Chet Baker.

    First broadcast: 22 Jan 2011

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  23. Listener Feedback

    Alyn Shipton presents a special Listener Feedback edition.

    First broadcast: 15 Jan 2011

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  24. Critics' Round-Up of 2010

    Alyn Shipton invites leading jazz critics to review the best albums of 2010.

    First broadcast: 25 Dec 2010

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  25. Australian Jazz

    Alyn Shipton and guest Roger Dean survey the finest examples of Australian jazz

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  26. London Jazz Festival 2010

    Radio 3 broadcast highlights from the London Jazz Festival 2010

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  27. Norma Winstone

    Singer Norma Winstone joins Alyn Shipton to select her best recordings.

    First broadcast: 13 Nov 2010

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  28. Teddy Wilson

    Pianist Martin Litton joins Alyn Shipton to select the best music by pianist Teddy Wilson.

    First broadcast: 06 Nov 2010

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  29. Clifford Brown

    Alyn Shipton and Tom Perchard pick the best recordings by trumpeter Clifford Brown.

    First broadcast: 30 Oct 2010

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  30. Benny Carter

    Alyn Shipton is joined by Ken Mathieson to select the best recordings by Benny Carter.

    First broadcast: 23 Oct 2010

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