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With Jason Moran

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

This week, Jamie chats to American jazz pianist and composer Jason Moran in an interview recorded backstage at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival.

Jason tells Jamie about the huge influence that Thelonious Monk has had on him and explains how this is evident within his music, as well as talking Jamie through some of his famous tunes and telling the story behind them.

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Tue 12 Jul 2011 19:00

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