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12/11/2010 Jason Yarde, Andrew McCormack, Gorecki Tribute

Petroc Trelawny talks to jazz musicians Jason Yarde and Andrew McCormack, who perform live in the studio ahead of tonight's opening event of the London Jazz Festival.

In Tune also pays tribute to composer Henryk Gorecki who has died today and talks to Polish music expert Adrian Thomas for his reflections on the composer and his life and work; David Harrington, first violinist in the Kronos Quartet who worked closely with Gorecki on several works; and Bob Hurwitz, chief exeutive of Elektra-Nonesuch, the record label who released his best-selling Symphony No.3.

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1 hour, 30 minutes

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Fri 12 Nov 2010 17:00
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