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Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers Archive Track

Jamie returns to the BBC archives to dig out a classic session. This week he selects an example of Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers playing on Jazz 625 in 1965.

Jamie Cullum plays an hour of jazz music ranging from its heritage to its future.

This week, he returns to the BBC archives to dig out a classic session recorded in the past. He selects an example of Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers playing on Jazz 625 in 1965.

Previous archive sessions have included performances by Duke Ellington, Thelonious Monk and the John Surman Octet as well as Count Basie and Cannonball Adderley performing on board a 'Jazz Ship'.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Ella Fitzgerald

    How High The Moon

    • Lullabies Of Birdland.
    • Decca Records.
  • The Rumblers

    Boss Soul

    • Downey Records.
  • Beady Belle Featuring India Arie

    Self-Fulfilling

    • Belvedere.
    • Jazzland Records.
  • Neil Cowley Trio

    La Porte

    • The Face Of Mount Molehill.
    • Naim Jazz.
  • Archive Session Track

    • Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

      I Can't Get Started With You (Live on Jazz 625, March 1965)

  • BBC Maida Vale Session Track

    • Liz Green

      Bei Mir Bist Du Schoen (Live At Maida Vale)

  • Ahmad Jamal

    Autumn Rain

    • Blue Moon.
    • Jazz Village.
  • Nellie Lutcher

    Fine Brown Frame

    • Capitol Records.
  • Finn Peters

    One State Of Mind

    • Music Of The Mind.
    • Mantella Records.
  • Charles Mingus

    Freedom

    • Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus.
    • Impulse! Records.
  • Rocket Juice & the Moon

    Hey, Shooter

    • Rocket Juice And The Moon.
    • Honest Jon’s Records.

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