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Jamie Cullum showcases his love for all types of jazz and music rooted in jazz, from its heritage to its future, plus new music from the rising stars of today.

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

This week it's all about the music. Jamie selects classic tracks and shares anecdotes about how he first heard them as well as explaining their significance in the world of jazz.

He also showcases some of the most exciting new music from the rising stars of today.

57 minutes

Music Played

  • Nancy Wilson

    West Coast Blues

    • Yesterday’s Love Songs/Today’s Blues.
    • Capitol Records.
  • Joe Lovano

    The Scene Is Clean

    • 52nd Street Themes.
    • Blue Note.
  • Georgie Fame

    Wide-Eyed And Legless

    • Lost In A Lover’s Dream.
    • Three Line Whip.
  • Ivo Neame

    That Syncing Feeling

    • Yatra.
    • Edition Records.
  • Thad Jones

    April In Paris

    • The Magnificent Thad Jones.
    • Blue Note.
  • Portico Quartet

    Steepless featuring Cornelia

    • Portico Quartet.
    • Real World Records.
  • Herbie Hancock


    • Takin’ Off.
    • Blue Note.
  • Meshell Ndegeocello

    See Line Woman

    • Pour Une Âme Souveraine: A Dedication To Nina Simone.
    • Naïve Records.
  • Charlie Parker's Reboppers

    Tadd's Delight (Alternate Take)

    • Round About Midnight.
    • Columbia.
  • Patricia Barber

    Bye Bye Blackbird

    • Nightclub.
    • Blue Note.
  • Yesterdays New Quintet


    • Elle’s Theme.
    • Stone’s Throw.


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