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John Surman

Claire Martin presents the second part of a concert set by saxophonist John Surman, marking his 65th birthday. The concert was recorded in November 2009 at the London Jazz Festival.

Claire Martin presents Jazz Line Up featuring the second part of a concert set by saxophonist John Surman marking his 65th Birthday. The concert was recorded on the 18th November at the London Jazz Festival and features items from his current ECM recording Brewsters Rooster.The line up features John Abercrombie (Guitar), Jack DeJohnette (Drums), Drew Gress (Bass) and Surman on the saxophones delivering an atmospheric set using reeds and electronics.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Tom Cawley's Curios

    Articles

    Performer: Tom Cawley (Piano), Sam Burgess (Double Bass), Joshua Blackmore (Drums)

    • The Other Place.
    • Edition Records.
    • EDN 1018.
  • Django Bates

    Scrapple From The Apple

    Performers: Django Bates (Piano), Peter Bruun (Drums), Petter Eldh (Double Bass)

    • Beloved Bird.
    • Lost Marble.
    • LM 004.
  • Dave Milligan Trio

    Duncan's

    Performers: Dave Milligan (Piano), Tom Lyne (Bass), Tom Bancroft (Drums)

    • Shops.
    • An Tobar.
    • TRCD 0025.
  • Georgia Mancio

    Question The Answer

    Performers: Georgia Mancio (Vocal), John Pierce (Piano), Julie Walkington (Bass), Dave Ohm (Drums), Gareth Lockrane (Flute)

    • Silhouette.
    • Roomspin Records.
    • 2412.
  • Sun Ra

    Where Pathways Meet

    • The Blank Generation – Blank Tapes NYC 1975-1985.
    • Strut Records.
    • STRUT 053CD.
  • Brad Mehldau

    Sky Turning Grey (For Elliot Smith)

    Performers: Brad Mehldau (Piano), Matt Chamberlain (Drums), Larry Grenadier (Bass), Joshua Redman (Tenor Sax)

    • Highway Rider.
    • Nonesuch.
    • PRO 400117.
  • Paul Motian

    Blue Midnight

    Performers: Paul Motian (Drums), Chris Potter (Sax), Jason Moran (Piano)

    • Lost In A Dream.
    • ECM.
    • ECM 2120.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London as part of the London Jazz Festival 2009

    • John Surman

      Hilltop Dancer

      Performers: John Surman (Sax), John Abercrombie (Guitar), Jack DeJohnette (Drums), Drew Gress (Bass)

  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London as part of the London Jazz Festival

    • John Surman

      Gone To The Dogs

      Performers: John Surman (Sax), John Abercrombie (Guitar), Jack DeJohnette (Drums), Drew Gress (Bass)

  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London as part of the London Jazz Festival 2009

    • John Surman

      Counter Measures

      Performers: John Surman (Sax), John Abercrombie (Guitar), Jack DeJohnette (Drums), Drew Gress (Bass) Composer: John Surman

  • Rob Hall/Chick Lyall

    Variant 1

    Performers: Robb Hall (Sax), Chick Lyall (Piano)

    • Rhyme Or Reason.
    • FMR Records.
    • CD 281 0909.
  • Bobby McFerrin - Say Ladeo

    Performers: Bobby McFerrin, (Vocals)

  • Pat Metheny

    Spirit of the Air

    Performers: Pat Metheny

    • Orchestrian.
    • Nonesuch Records.
    • 7559 79847-3.

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