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Celebrating Mike Westbrook

1 hour
First broadcast:
Tuesday 10 May 2011

Jamie Cullum showcases his love for all types of jazz, and music rooted in jazz, from its heritage to the future.

This week, Jamie celebrates the 75th year of British jazz pianist and composer Mike Westbrook by selecting an archive recording of The Mike Westbrook Band performing on Jazz in Britain back in 1978.

Music Played

10 items
  • Image for Annie Ross

    Annie Ross Twisted

    Four Classic Albums Plus, Avid Jazz

  • Image for Avishai Cohen

    Avishai Cohen Seven Seas

    Seven Seas, Blue Note

  • Image for Mose Allison

    Mose Allison Your Mind Is On Vacation

    I Don’t Worry About A Thing, Atlantic

  • Image for Kaz Simmons

    Kaz Simmons The Dandelion Song

    Dandelions, Fast Awake Records

  • Archive Session Track

    • Image for The Mike Westbrook Band

      The Mike Westbrook Band Excerpt From Mama Chicago (from Jazz In Britain 18/12/78)

  • Image for Hugh Laurie

    Hugh Laurie St. James Infirmary

    Let Them Talk, Warner

  • Image for Tonbruket

    Tonbruket Balloons

    Dig It To The End, Act

  • Maida Vale Session Track

  • Image for Keith Jarrett

    Keith Jarrett The Köln Concert – Part IIc

    The Köln Concert, ECM

  • Image for Mavis Staples

    Mavis Staples Wrote A Song For Everyone

    You Are Not Alone, Anti-Records


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