iPlayer Radio What's New?
Listen
On Now : BBC Proms
2014 Season - 3. PSM 03 - A Portrait of Sir Peter Maxwell Davies
Image for Critics' Round-Up of 2010

Sorry, this episode is not currently available on BBC iPlayer Radio

Critics' Round-Up of 2010

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 25 December 2010

For the last programme of the year, Alyn Shipton invites several leading jazz critics to look back on the best jazz albums of 2010. Joining Alyn to make their selections are Jon Newey, Helen Mayhew, Peter Vacher, John L Walters, Dave Gelly, Clive Davis and Brian Priestley, and among their choices are tracks from Evan Christopher, Norma Winstone and Dave Holland.

Music Played

8 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Norma Winstone

    Norma Winstone Just Sometimes

    Composer: Manzanero / Winstone Performers: Norma Winstone, v; Klaus Gesing, ss; Glauco Venier, p. Artesuono Studios, Udine, Dec 2009.

    Stories Yet To Tell, ECM, 2158

  • Image for The Great Wee Band

    The Great Wee Band Nica's Dream

    Composer: Monk Performers: Henry Lowther, tp; Jim Mullen, g; Dave Green, b; Stu Butterfield, d.

    The Sound of Music, Trio, TR 584

  • Image for Dave Holland & Pepe Habichuela

    Dave Holland & Pepe Habichuela Dave Holland & Pepe Habichuela - Joyride

    Composer: Holland Performers: Dave Holland, b; Pepe Habichuela, Josemi Carmona, Carlos Carmona, g; Israel Porrina, Juan Carmona, cajón, perc. CATA Studio, Madrid, 16 – 20 Mar 2010.

    Hands, Dare2, 006, Tr 8

  • Image for Evan Christopher

    Evan Christopher My Home Is In A Southern Town

    Composer: Jelly Roll Morton Performers: Evan Christopher, cl; Bucky Pizzarelli, James Chirillo, g; Greg Cohen, b. New York, 19 – 20 May 2009.

    The Remembering Song, Arbors, 19383

  • Image for John Bunch

    John Bunch Get Out Of Town

    Composer: Porter Performers: John Bunch, p; Frank Vignola, g; John Webber, b. Nola Studios, New York, Oct – Dec 2009.

    Do Not Disturb, Arbors, 19403

  • Image for Ken Wheeler and the John Dankworth Orchestra

    Ken Wheeler and the John Dankworth Orchestra Sancho

    Composer: Wheeler Performers: Kenny Wheeler, fl h; John McLaughlin, g; Tony Coe, Tony Roberts, John Dankworth, Ray Swinfield, saxophones; Les Condon, Hank Shaw, Henry Lowther, Derek Watkins, tp; Mike Gibbs, Chris Pyne, tb; Dick Hart, Alf Reece, tub; Alan Branscombe, Bobby Cornford, p; John Spooner, d; Dave Holland, b; Tristan Fry, perc. London, March 1968.

    Windmill Tilter, BGO, 944

  • Image for Phronesis

    Phronesis Abraham's New Gift

    Composer: Hoiby Performers: Ivo Neame, p; Jasper Hoiby, b; Mark Guiliana, d. The Forge, London, 2009.

    Alive, Edition, EDO 1021

  • Image for Jan Garbarek & The Hilliard Ensemble

    Jan Garbarek & The Hilliard Ensemble Jan Garbarek & The Hilliard Ensemble - Alleluia Navitas

    Composer: Pérotin Performers: Jan Garbarek, saxophones, David James, Rogers Covey-Crump, Steven Harrold, Gordon Jones, voc. St Gerold Monastery, Austria, 2009.

    Officium Novum, ECM, 476 3855, Tr 12

Broadcasts

Podcasts

  1. Image for Jazz Library: A – M

    Jazz Library: A – M

    Alyn Shipton explores which recordings should form the cornerstone of any jazz collection in the…

  2. Image for Jazz Library: N - Z

    Jazz Library: N - Z

    Alyn Shipton explores which recordings should form the cornerstone of any jazz collection in the…

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.

Added. Check out your playlist Dismiss