Saluting pianist James P Johnson, who taught Fats Waller and accompanied Bessie Smith.
Geoffrey Smith celebrates the music of saxophonist Ornette Coleman.
Geoffrey Smith chooses his favourite works by the revered trumpeter-composer Kenny Wheeler
2/2 Geoffrey Smith showcases Count Basie's 'New Testament' band of the 1950s and 60s.
1/2 Geoffrey Smith celebrates Count Basie's work with his original Orchestra.