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Zoe Rahman, Mo' Better Blues

Claire Martin interviews MOBO Award winning pianist Zoe Rahman in advance of her appearance at the Brighton Festival. Plus Kevin Le Gendre profiles the soundtrack to Spike Lee's 'Mo'Better Blues' as his featured album in this month's 'Now Is The Time'.

1 hour, 10 minutes

Music Played

  • Bill Lee

    Mo' Better Blues

    Performer: The Branford Marsalis Quartet. Performer: Terence Blanchard.
    • Mo’ Better Blues.
    • Sony Music 467 1602.
  • Sam Crowe

    Towards The Centre of Everything

    Performer: Sam Crowe Group.
    • Towards The Centre of Everything.
    • Whirlwind Recordings Ltd WR 4632.
  • Madeleine Peyroux

    Changing All Those Changes

    Performer: Madeleine Peyroux.
    • The Blue Room.
    • Decca Promo n/a.
  • Zoe Rahman

    Conversation With Nellie

    Performer: Zoe Rahman.
    • Kindred Spirits.
    • Manushi Records MANUCD 005.
  • W.C. Handy

    Harlem Blues

    Performer: The Branford Marsalis Quartet. Performer: Terence Blanchard.
    • Mo’ Better Blues.
    • Sony Music 467 1602.
  • W.C. Handy

    Mo' Better Blues

    Performer: The Branford Marsalis Quartet. Performer: Terence Blanchard.
    • Mo’ Better Blues.
    • Sony Music 467 1602.
  • Bill Lee

    Again Never

    Performer: The Branford Marsalis Quartet. Performer: Terence Blanchard.
    • Mo’ Better Blues.
    • Sony Music 467 1602.
  • Gregory Porter

    1060 What?

    Performer: Gergory Porter.
    • Water.
    • Membran 233 170.
  • Trilok Gurtu

    Cosmic Roundabout/Brown Rice

    Performer: Trilok Gurtu. Performer: Paulo Fresu.
    • Spellbound.
    • Moosicus Records R 2726576.
  • Marc Cary

    Music Is The Magic

    Performer: Marc Cary.
    • For the Love Of Abbey.
    • Motema 233 727.
  • Roger Beaujolais

    Full House

    Performer: Roger Beaujolais Quartet.
    • Mind The Gap.
    • Stay Tuned ST 009.
  • Tomasz Stanko

    April Story

    Performer: Tomasz Stanko New York Quartet.
    • Wislawa.
    • ECM 371 3772.

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