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John Etheridge

John Etheridge is one of Britain's most versatile jazz musicians. He joins Alyn Shipton to pick his recordings, including Soft Machine and his acclaimed duo with John Williams.

1 hour

Last on

Sun 29 Jan 2012 00:00

Music Played

  • Soft Machine


    Composer: K. Jenkins Performers: John Etheridge, (g); John Marshall, (d); Karl Jenkins, (k); Rick Sanders. (vn); Steve Cook, (b). 1978.

    • Alive and Well.
    • Harvest.
    • 4083.
  • Stéphane Grappelli

    Blues in G for B T

    Composer: S Grappelli Performers: John Etheridge, (g) ; Stephane Grappelli, (vn); Diz Disley, (g); Brian Torf, (b). 15th April 1978.

    • Live at Carnegie Hall.
    • Doctor Jazz.
    • ASLP1001.
  • Stéphane Grappelli

    Minor Swing

    Composer: Reinhardt / Grappelli Performers: John Etheridge, (g) ; Stephane Grappelli, (vn); Martin Taylor, (g); Jack Sewing, (b). 1981.

    • At the Winery.
    • Concord Jazz.
    • CJ-139.
  • John Etheridge & Vic Juris


    Composer: Etheridge Performers: John Etheridge, (g); Vic Juris, (g); Miroslav Vitous, (b) ; Marcello Pelliteri, (d). Stuttgart, 1988.

    • Bohemia.
    • Jazzpoint.
    • jp1023.
  • John Etheridge

    Venerable Bede

    Composer: Etheridge Performers: John Etheridge, (g); Steve Franklin, (k); Henry Thomas, (b) ; Mark Fletcher, (d); Dudley Phillips, (b). 1992.

    • Ash.
    • JazzPrint.
    • JPVP102CD.
  • Sweet Chorus

    Small Hotel

    Composer: Rogers / Hart Performers: John Etheridge, (g); Chris Garrick, (v); Dave Kelbie, (rg); Andy Crowdy, (bs). 2009

    • Small Hotel.
    • Dyad.
    • DY 027.
  • Sweet Chorus


    Composer: Etheridge Performers: as above.

    • Small Hotel.
    • Dyad.
    • DY027.
  • John Etheridge

    Sofa No 1

    Composer: Frank Zappa Performers: John Etheridge, (g); Steve Lodder, (k); Annie Whitehead, (tb); Ben Castle, (s); Paul Jayasinha, (t); Teena Lyle, (perc); Rob Statham, (b) ; Mike Bradley, (d). 1999

    • Zappatistas - The music of Frank Zappa Absolutely Live.
    • VoicePrint.
    • JPVP 122CD.
  • John Etheridge

    My Romance

    Composer: Rogers / Hammerstein Performers: John Etheridge Solo (g) 2004

    • I Didn’t Know.
    • Dyad.
    • DY 024.
  • Soft Machine Legacy

    In the Back Room

    Composer: Etheridge Performers: John Etheridge, (el.g) ; Theo Travis, (sop/as); Hugh Hopper, (el.b) ; John Marshall, (d). 2007

    • Steam.
    • Moon June.
    • MJR016.
  • John Williams and John Etheridge


    Composer: Rossi Performers: John Williams, (g), John Etheridge (g). 2007.

    • Live In Dublin – Places Between.
    • Sony.
    • 70097.