Jazz saxophonist Soweto Kinch plays 'A Night in Tunisia' by American trumpet player Dizzy Gillespie, accompanied by Nick Jurd on double bass and Jonathan Silk on drums. The track was written in 1942 and became a jazz standard. Features the following concepts- jazz, improvisation, syncopation, striking, accompanied, drum kit, blowing, double bass, saxophone, plucking.
This clip could be used to develop learners’ understanding of the role of improvisation within jazz. It could be used as a starting point for encouraging learners to experiment with improvisation.