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Episode 1

Jazz Library, Australian Jazz Episode 1 of 2

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 11 December 2010

In the first of two programmes, Alyn Shipton is joined by Roger Dean, former Chair of the Board of the Australian Music Centre, to survey the finest examples of Australian jazz.

Among the music recommended are tracks from saxophonist Charlie Munro's '60s quartet, the Mike Nock Trio and pianist Paul Grabowsky.

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9 items
  • Image for The Australian Jazz Quartet

    The Australian Jazz Quartet April In Paris

    Composer: Duke / arr. Bryce Rohde Performers: Dick Healey, fl, as; Erroll Buddle, ts, basoon; Jack Brokensha, vib; Bryce Rohde, p; Jimmy Gannon, b; Nick Stabulas, d. New York City, Oct 1955.

    Australian Jazz Quartet, Bethlehem, BCP 6003

  • Image for Charlie Munro

    Charlie Munro Islamic Suite

    Composer: Munro Performers: Charlie Munro, ss, ts and cello; Bob McIvor, tb; Neville Whitehead, b; Mark Bowden, d. 1967.

    Eastern Horizons, Votary, VOT 006

  • Image for Bernie McGann

    Bernie McGann Spirit Song

    Composer: McGann Performers: Bernie McGann, as; Bobby Gebert, p; Jonathan Zwartz, b; John Pochée, d. 1988.

    Beyond El Rocco: The Ultimate Australian Jazz Sound, Vox Australis, VAST 0172

  • Image for Roger Frampton and Jazz Co-op

    Roger Frampton and Jazz Co-op Rf021273

    Composer: Frampton Performers: Roger Frampton, p; Howie Smith, reeds; Jack Thorncroft, b; Phil Treloar, d. 1974.

    Bodgie Dada, EMI, 4798282

  • Image for James Morrison

    James Morrison George Dupree

    Composer: Jonathan Zwartz Performers: James Morrison, tp; Glenn Henrich, vib; Jonathan Zwartz, b; Peter Zog, g; Ed Wilson, tb; Paul Williams, reeds; Natalie Morrison, b, tub; John Morrison, d. 1998.

    Three Minds Cool Vol 3, Morrison Records, MR 003 CD3

  • Image for Mike Nock Trio

    Mike Nock Trio Beautiful Friendship

    Composer: Nock Performers: Mike Nock, p; Roger Sellers, d; Paul Dyne, b. 1989.

    Beautiful Friendship, ODE, 1289

  • Image for Eric Dale Barlow Quartet

    Eric Dale Barlow Quartet Visby

    Composer: Barlow Performers: Dale Barlow, ts; Mike Nock, p; Jonathan Zwartz, b; Alan Turnbull, d.

    Beyond El Rocco: The Ultimate Australian Jazz Sound, Vox Australis, VAST 0172

  • Image for Clarion Fracture Zone

    Clarion Fracture Zone Sandy's Blue Shift

    Composer: Evans Performers: Sandy Evans, ss, ts; Alister Spence, p; Tony Gorman, as, ts, cl, perc; Steve Elphick, b; Andrew Dickeson, d. March 1990.

    Blue Shift, Vera Bra, 2075

  • Image for Paul Grabowsky

    Paul Grabowsky The Philosophers's Stone

    Composer: Grabowsky Performers: Paul Grabowsky, b; Philip Mex, b; Niko Schauble, d. 21/22 Feb 2003, Australian Broadcasting Corporation Studios, Melbourne.

    Big Adventure, ABC Jazz, 476 283-5

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