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With Jason Moran

1 hour
First broadcast:
Tuesday 12 July 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 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.

Music Played

10 items
  • Image for Joe Williams

    Joe Williams Smack Dab In The Middle

    Presenting Joe Williams and Thad Jones / Mel Lewis, The Jazz Orchestra, Solid State Records

  • Image for Shelly Manne

    Shelly Manne Peter Gunn

    Shelly Manne And His Men Play Peter Gunn, Original Jazz Classics

  • Image for Gretchen Parlato

    Gretchen Parlato Blue In Green

    The Lost And Found, Obliq Sound

  • Image for Thelonious Monk

    Thelonious Monk Epistrophy (Live)

    Thelonious Monk Quartet Plus Two At The Blackhawk, Riverside / OJC

  • Jason Moran Interview

  • Image for Fats Waller

    Fats Waller Spring Cleaning

    Fats Waller Selected Hits Vol. 9, Charly Records

  • Image for David Axelrod

    David Axelrod Holy Thursday

    Song Of Innocence, Capitol

  • Image for Madeleine Peyroux

    Madeleine Peyroux Ophelia

    Standing On The Rooftop, Decca / Universal

  • Image for Hackney Colliery Band

    Hackney Colliery Band Under The Bridge

    Hackney Colliery Band, Wah Wah


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