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Highlights from Jazzahead!

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Monday 15 July 2013

The annual Jazzahead! event in Bremen, Germany, has become a firm fixture in the calendar for those seeking out the most exciting emerging jazz musicians, with a particular focus on Europe. The Jazz on 3 team went along to this year's jamboree and bring you the highlights: a selection of live sets that present music from across the cutting-edge spectrum, including spiritual jazz from US drummer Jaimeo Brown, and German bassist Sebastian Gramss's irreverently swinging trio.

Music Played

27 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Jon Newey welcomes Jez to Jazzahead!

  • Subtone recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

    • Line up: Magnus Schriefl (trumpet, flugelhorn); Malte Dürrschnabel (alto sax, clarinet, flute); Florian Höfner (piano, accordian); Desmond White (bass); Peter Gall (drums)

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      00:02

      Subtone Roswitha's Revenge

      Composer: Magnus Schriefl

  • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

    • Line up: Rudi Mahall (bass clarinet); Sebastian Gramss (bass); Etienne Nillesen (drums)

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      00:12

      Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 Bean

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

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      00:13

      Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 Vier

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

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      00:17

      Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 Achtzehn

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

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      00:19

      Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 Huff

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

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      00:22

      Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 Flopp

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

  • Jez interviews Sebastian Gramss

  • Jez catches up with Marcin Masecki

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      00:29

      Marcin Masecki Les Quatre Vérités

      Composer: Wiesław Miernik (arr. Marcin Masecki)

      Polonezy, Lado ABC

  • Jaimeo Brown introduces Transcendence

  • Jaimeo Brown Trancendence recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

    • Line up: J.D. Allen (tenor sax); Chris Scholar (guitar, electronics); Jaimeo Brown (drums)

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      00:35

      Jaimeo Brown This World Ain't My Home

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

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      00:44

      Jaimeo Brown You Needn't Mind Me Dyin'

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

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      00:49

      Jaimeo Brown Somebody's Knockin'

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

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      00:55

      Jaimeo Brown Power Of God

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

  • Jez Nelson meets Josh Jackson from The Checkout

  • The Clarinet Trio recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

    • Line up: Gebhard Ullmann (bass clarinet); Michael Thieke (alto clarinet, clarinet); Jürgen Kupke (clarinet)

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      01:03

      The Clarinet Trio Blaues Viertel

      Composer: Gebhard Ullmann

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      01:08

      The Clarinet Trio Animaslische Stimmen

      Composer: Herrmann Keller

  • Beats & Pieces Big Band's concert in a car park

  • Jez chats to the members of De Beren Gieren

  • De Beren Gieren recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 27 April 2013

    • Line up: Fulco Ottervanger (piano); Lieven van Pée (bass); Simon Segers (drums)

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      01:14

      De Beren Gieren Ontdekking van Materie

      Composer: Fulco Ottervanger / Lieven van Pée / Simon Segers

  • Naoko Sakata Trio recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 27 April 2013

    • Line up: Naoko Sakata (piano); Anton Blomgren (bass); Johan Birgenius (drums)

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      01:22

      Naoko Sakata Trio Monte Carlo

      Composer: Johan Birgenius

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