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Keith Jarrett Special

Jez Nelson introduces a set by guitarist Charlie Hunter and a special interview with iconic pianist Keith Jarrett, ahead of his Royal Festival Hall appearance this week.

Jez Nelson presents a second chance to hear a special edition of Jazz On 3, which focuses on the music of iconic pianist Keith Jarrett. The programme includes an exclusive interview with Jarrett, conducted by pianist Ethan Iverson.

The programme begins with a set of previously unbroadcast music by 8-string guitar virtuoso Charlie Hunter, recorded at the Vortex in April. With an instrument and a fingerpicking technique that allow him to combine bass lines and melodies, Hunter brings a fresh approach that draws on early blues, funk as well as jazz. With Scott Amendola on drums.

Presenter: Jez Nelson
Guest: Ethan Iverson
Producers: Russell Finch & Chris Elcombe.

2 hours

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  • Charlie Hunter recorded at the Vortex, London on 5 April 2011

    • Untitled

      Line up: Charlie Hunter (guitar), Scott Amendola (drums)

    • Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola

      Untitled

      Composer: Charlie Hunter

    • Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola

      Buffalo Bird Woman

      Composer: Scott Amendola

    • Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola

      Limehouse Blues

      Composer: Philip Braham

    • Charlie Hunter and Scott Amendola

      Gentlemen I Neglected To Inform You You Will Not Be Getting Paid

      Composer: Charlie Hunter

  • Extended interview with Keith Jarrett by fellow pianist Ethan Iverson recorded at Keith Jarrett’s home on May 7, 2009

    • The Ahmad Jamal Trio

      Love For Sale

      Composer: Cole Porter

      • Complete Alhambra and Blackhawk Performances.
      • Jazz Lips.
    • Keith Jarrett

      (If The) Misfits (Wear It)

      Composer: Keith Jarrett

      • Fort Yawuh.
      • Impulse.
    • Keith Jarrett Trio

      Stella By Starlight

      Composer: Victor Young

      • Yesterdays.
      • ECM.
    • Keith Jarrett (solo piano)

      Don't Ever Leave Me

      Composer: Oscar Hammerstein/Jerome Kern

      • The Melody At Night With You.
      • ECM.
    • Keith Jarrett (solo piano)

      Part 1

      Composer: Keith Jarrett

      • Radiance.
      • ECM.
    • Keith Jarrett (solo piano)

      CD2 Part VI

      Composer: Keith Jarrett

      • The Carnegie Hall Concert.
      • ECM.

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