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Hypnotic Brass Ensemble in session

Gilles Peterson has 9 piece Chicago Brass Band, Hypnotic Brass Ensemble in session this week, and some conversation from them.

Find out about the influence of their father, Philip Cohran who worked with Sun Ra & taught the Pharoahs (who went on to be known as Earth Wind & Fire), and what inspired the eight brothers to go pro.

Also watch out for new tracks from dOP, Pedestrian, Submotion Orchestra and Radio Citizen!

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2 hours

Last on

Wed 11 Aug 2010 02:00
BBC Radio 1 Wales