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08/07/2012

Jazz Line-Up hosts a celebration of BBC Jazz with Julian Joseph featuring the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra and a host of performers and presenters from BBC Jazz programmes.

Jazz Line-Up present a unique event celebrating BBC Jazz presenters from all its Radio stations, both local and national. Julian Joseph introduces the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, directed by Tommy Smith. During the 90 minute concert there are featured songs and tunes from Linley Hamilton (BBC Radio Ulster) and Clare Teal ( BBC Radio 2). Co-presenters of the concert are: Trudy Kerr (BBC Across The South), John Hellings (BBC Hereford and Worcester), Stephen Duffy (BBC Radio Scotland), Alyn Shipton (BBC Radio 3), Walter Love (BBC Radio Ulster) and Kevin Le Gendre (BBC Radio 3). The finale of the concert was given by trumpeter Randy Brecker who solos with the Scottish National Jazz Orchestra.

SNJO are:-
Trumpets: Cameron Jay, Ryan Quigley, Tom MacNiven, Lorne Cowieson
Trombones: Phil O'Malley, Chris Greive, Kevin Garrity, Michael Owers
Saxophones: Tommy Smith, Konrad Wiszniewski, Martin Kershaw, Paul Towndrow, Bill Fleming
Violin: Greg Lawson
Rhythm: Steve Hamilton (Piano), Kevin Glasgow (Electric Base), Alyn Cosker (Drums), Kevin Mackenzie (Guitar)
Guest Soloist: Randy Brecker.

1 hour, 30 minutes

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Music Played

  • BBC Recording, recorded on 27th May, at BBC Pacific Quay, Glasgow

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director)

      Song for Barry

      Composer: Michael Brecker

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director), Julian Joseph (Piano)

      Barbara

      Composer: Julian Joseph

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director), Linley Hamilton (Trumpet)

      Throw It Away

      Composer: Abbey Lincoln

    • Clare Teal (Vocal), Steve Hamilton (Piano), Kevin Glasgow (Bass Guitar), Alyn Cosker (Drums)

      Why

      Composer: Annie Lenox

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director)

      My Song

      Composer: Keith Jarrett Arranger: Geoffrey Keezer

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director)

      Love For Sale

      Composer: Michael Brecker Arranger: Pete Meyers

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director), Randy Brecker (Trumpet)

      See Glass

      Composer: Michael Brecker Arranger: Tommy Smith

    • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director)

      Itsbynee Reel

      Composer: Michael Brecker Arranger: Chuck Owen

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