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Martin Drew Tribute

Duration:
1 hour, 15 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 10 October 2010

Jazz Line-Up pays tribute to the late Martin Drew - extraordinary Jazz Drummer who is truly one of the last "Greats" in UK Jazz. Radio 3 recorded him at the Jags Jazz club in Ascot and this previously unbroadcast set presents him with his New Couriers band, line-up Martin Drew (Drums), Mornington Lockett (Tenor Sax), Jim Hart (Vibes), Paul Morgan (Double Bass), Robin Aspland (Piano). He has been playing for over 50 years, won many awards, and has entries in various books and encyclopaedias all over the world.
His current project "The New Couriers", pays tribute to the music of Michael Brecker, Tubby Hayes, Ronnie Scott, Victor Feldman, Jimmy Deuchar, and Clark Terry.

Music Played

9 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Ken Mathieson’s Classic Jazz Orchestra with Duke Heitger

    Ken Mathieson’s Classic Jazz Orchestra with Duke Heitger Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gives To Me

    Performers: Ken Mathieson’s Classic Jazz Orchestra, Duke Heitger (Trumpet)

    Celebrating Satchmo, Lake Records, Promo CD

  • Image for Napolean Maddox:IsWhat?!

    Napolean Maddox:IsWhat?! Homestead

    Performers: Napolean Maddox (Vocals/Beatbox), Ricardo Izquierdo (Sax), Hamid Drake (Drums), Brent Olds (Bass)

    Big Appetite, OSNR Recrods, OSNR 91004

  • Image for Wyatt/Atzmon/Stephen

    Wyatt/Atzmon/Stephen Laura

    Performers: Robert Wyatt (Vocal), Gilad Atzmon (Sax), Ros Stephen (Violinist)

    “…..For The Ghosts Within”, Domino Recording Company, WIGCD 236P

  • Image for Barb Jungr

    Barb Jungr Times They Are A-Changin'

    Performers: Barb Junger

    Just Like A Woman (Hymn to Nina), Linn, AKD 309

  • Image for : Martin Drew’s New Couriers

    : Martin Drew’s New Couriers Royal Ascot

    Performers: Martin Drew (Drums), Mornington Lockett (Tenor Sax), Jim Hart (Vibes), Paul Morgan (Double Bass), Robin Aspland (Piano) Composer: Tubby Hayes BBC Evesdrop Recording, recorded at The Jags, Ascot on 11th April 2010

  • Image for : Martin Drew’s New Couriers

    : Martin Drew’s New Couriers Monk's Dream

    Performers: Martin Drew (Drums), Mornington Lockett (Tenor Sax), Jim Hart (Vibes), Paul Morgan (Double Bass), Robin Aspland (Piano) Composer: Thelonious Monk BBC Evesdrop Recording, recorded at The Jags, Ascot on 11th April 2010

  • Image for : Martin Drew’s New Couriers

    : Martin Drew’s New Couriers Seven Steps To Heaven

    Performers: Martin Drew (Drums), Mornington Lockett (Tenor Sax), Jim Hart (Vibes), Paul Morgan (Double Bass), Robin Aspland (Piano) Composer: Victor Feldman BBC Evesdrop Recording, recorded at The Jags, Ascot on 11th April 2010

  • Image for Arild Andersen featuring Tommy Smith

    Arild Andersen featuring Tommy Smith Dream Horse

    Performers: Arild Andersen (Bass), Tommy Smith (Sax), Paolo Vinaccia (Drums)

    ECM, ECM 2078

  • Image for Billy Jenkins’ Trio Blues Suburbia

    Billy Jenkins’ Trio Blues Suburbia Looking for Mr Happy

    Performers: Billy Jenkins (Guitar), Jim Watson (Organ), Mike Pickering (Drums)

    Born Again (And the Religion Is The Blues), VOTP, VOCD 111

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