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London Jazz Festival: Live from Ronnie Scott's

Duration:
2 hours
First broadcast:
Friday 11 November 2011

Jez Nelson presents a special edition of Jazz on 3 live from Ronnie Scott's jazz club in Soho on the opening night of the 2011 London Jazz Festival. With exclusive performances from some of the most sought-after acts at the festival, the line-up illustrates the diversity and value of both established and new artists on the current jazz scene. The event features M-Base saxophonist Steve Coleman and his new trio, tuba player Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band, French rock-influenced band Guillaume Perret and Electric Epic, and up-and-coming vocalist Gregory Porter.

Presenter: Jez Nelson
Producers: Russell Finch, Robert Abel & Rebecca Aitchison.

Music Played

22 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band, recorded at Ronnie Scott's, London on 11 November 2011

    • This is a live performance.

      Line-up: Oren Marshall (tuba), Finn Peters (flute/alto saxophone), Miles James and Lekan Shobiyi (guitars), Jonathan Geyevu (piano), Yaw Asumadu (djembe/congas/vocals),

    • Afla Sackey (shakers/vocals/atenteben flute/djembe), Annor Asamoah (gome bass box drum)

    • Image for Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band
      00:03

      Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band Dog Lead

      Composer: Oren Marshall

    • Image for Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band
      00:06

      Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band Switch

      Composer: Oren Marshall

    • Image for Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band
      00:14

      Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band Old Road, New Road

      Composer: Oren Marshall

    • Image for Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band
      00:21

      Oren Marshall's Charming Transport Band Old Man Mind

      Composer: Oren Marshall

  • Image for Michel Portal
    00:26

    Michel Portal Cuba Si, Cuba No

    Bailador, Universal

  • Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio, recorded at Ronnie Scott's, London on 11 November 2011

    • This is a live performance.

      Line-up: Steve Coleman (alto saxophone), David Virelles (piano and keyboard), Marcus Gilmore (drums)

    • Image for Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio
      00:35

      Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio Ligase 07

      Composer: Coleman, Virelles & Gilmore

    • Image for Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio
      00:50

      Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio Clouds

      Composer: Steve Coleman

    • Image for Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio
      00:55

      Steve Coleman's Reflex Trio Attila 04

      Composer: Steve Coleman

  • Image for Lucian Ban & John Hébert
    01:00

    Lucian Ban & John Hébert Sonata No. 3 for Violin and Piano

    Enescu Reimagined, Sunnyside

  • Guillaume Perret and Electric Epic, recorded at Ronnie Scott's, London on 11 November 2011

  • Image for Martial Solal
    01:29

    Martial Solal Body And Soul

    Recorded for Jazz on 3 at King's Place in 2009

  • Gregory Porter, recorded at Ronnie Scott's, London on 11 November 2011

    • This is a live performance.

      Line-up: Gregory Porter (voice), James Pearson (piano), Sam Burgess (bass), Dave Ohm (drums)

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      01:36

      Gregory Porter Skylark

      Composer: Carmichael & Mercer

    • Image for Gregory Porter
      01:42

      Gregory Porter Black Nile

      Composer: Wayne Shorter

    • Image for Gregory Porter
      01:47

      Gregory Porter Be Good

      Composer: Gregory Porter

    • Image for Gregory Porter
      01:54

      Gregory Porter 1960 What?

      Composer: Gregory Porter

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