Tampere Festival 2011 Highlights
Jez Nelson presents highlights from the 2011 Tampere Festival in Finland. Now in its 30th year, the event brings together international artists as well as showcasing an increasingly exciting Finnish jazz scene. Among the musicians this year are New York-based Finnish guitarist Raoul Bjorkenheim; Space Machine, a jazz-funk ensemble led by drummer Hanni Pulle; and Polish trumpeter and ECM stalwart Tomasz Stanko.
Presenter: Jez Nelson
Studio guest: Marcus O'Dair
Producer: Joby Waldman.