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Steve Williamson, Roy Campbell, Roger Turner and Pat Thomas

Jez Nelson presents a concert by four pioneers of free jazz and improvisation. Saxophonist Steve Williamson, drummer Roger Turner, keyboard player Pat Thomas and trumpeter Roy Campbell play together for the first time as part of the 2008 London Jazz Festival.

Williamson, Turner and Thomas are stalwarts of the British avant-garde music scene, while Campbell is based in New York and has collaborated with David Murray, Sun Ra, Cecil Taylor and John Zorn.

PLAYLIST

Steve Williamson, Roy Campbell, Pat Thomas & Roger Turner

Presenter: Jez Nelson
Producer: Robert Abel

EXCERPT FROM MAUPIN/WILLIAMS, “MESSAGE TO PREZ” FROM STUDIO SESSION

Bennie Maupin – reeds
Buster Williams – double bass

CD TRACKS:
Artist Cuong Vu (Cuong Vu – trumpet, Stomu Takeishi – bass, electronics, Chris Speed – reeds, Ted Poor – drums)
Track Title Accelerated Thoughts
Composer Cuong Vu
Album Title Vu-Tet
Label artistShare

Cuong Vu tour dates
28 Feb The Rainbow, Digbeth, Birmingham 8.30pm
http://www.cuongvu.com/

Artist Gary Husband (Gary Husband – drums/piano/synthesiser, Richard Turner – trumpet/electronics, Julian Siegel – tenor/soprano saxophones, Michael Janisch – bass)
Track Title The Defender
Composer Gary Husband
Album Title Drive
Label Abstract Logix

Gary Husband tour dates
5-7 Feb Ronnie Scotts, Soho, London
http://www.myspace.com/garyhusband

TRIO VD LIVE AT LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL, BBC INTRODUCING GIG

Line up:
Chris Sharkey – guitar
Christophe de Bezenac – alto saxophone
Chris Bussey – drums

Set List:
Medley of - Nails/To Whom?/Vohwee Dazatine

Trio vD tour dates
17 Feb The Vortex, Dalston, London 8.30pm
21 Mar The Sage, Gateshead 8.30pm
http://www.limaonline.org.uk/bands/triovd

MAUPIN/WILLIAMS STUDIO SESSION

Line up:
Bennie Maupin – reeds
Buster Williams – double bass

Set List:
Message to Prez
Inside the Room
Shoreditch
Expedition

http://www.benniemaupin.com/
http://www.busterwilliams.com/

CD TRACK

Artist Marc Ducret (Marc Ducret – guitar, Bruno Chevillon – bass, Eric Echampard – drums)
Track Title Untitled track 1
Composer Marc Ducret
Album Title Live 2

Marc Ducret tour dates
28 Feb The Vortex, Dalston, London
http://www.marcducret.com/

WILLIAMSON/CAMPBELL/THOMAS/TURNER LIVE RECORDING

Line-up:
Steve Williamson – tenor and soprano saxophone
Roy Campbell – flute, trumpet, flugel horn
Pat Thomas – keyboards
Roger Turner – drums

Set list:
Set 2
http://www.roycampbellmusic.com

Release date:

1 hour, 45 minutes

Last on

Mon 26 Jan 2009 23:15

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