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Highlights from Jazzahead!

Highlights from the 2013 Jazzahead! event in Bremen, Germany, featuring some of the most exciting emerging musicians from Europe and the US, including drummer Jaimeo Brown.

The annual Jazzahead! event in Bremen, Germany, has become a firm fixture in the calendar for those seeking out the most exciting emerging jazz musicians, with a particular focus on Europe. The Jazz on 3 team went along to this year's jamboree and bring you the highlights: a selection of live sets that present music from across the cutting-edge spectrum, including spiritual jazz from US drummer Jaimeo Brown, and German bassist Sebastian Gramss's irreverently swinging trio.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Jon Newey welcomes Jez to Jazzahead!

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  • Subtone recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

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      Line up: Magnus Schriefl (trumpet, flugelhorn); Malte Dürrschnabel (alto sax, clarinet, flute); Florian Höfner (piano, accordian); Desmond White (bass); Peter Gall (drums)

    • Subtone

      Roswitha's Revenge

      Composer: Magnus Schriefl

  • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3 recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

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      Line up: Rudi Mahall (bass clarinet); Sebastian Gramss (bass); Etienne Nillesen (drums)

    • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3

      Bean

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

    • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3

      Vier

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

    • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3

      Achtzehn

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

    • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3

      Huff

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

    • Sebastian Gramss' Fossile3

      Flopp

      Composer: Sebastian Gramss

  • Jez interviews Sebastian Gramss

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  • Jez catches up with Marcin Masecki

    • Marcin Masecki

      Les Quatre Vérités

      Composer: Wiesław Miernik (arr. Marcin Masecki)

      • Polonezy.
      • Lado ABC.
  • Jaimeo Brown introduces Transcendence

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  • Jaimeo Brown Trancendence recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

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      Line up: J.D. Allen (tenor sax); Chris Scholar (guitar, electronics); Jaimeo Brown (drums)

    • Jaimeo Brown

      This World Ain't My Home

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

    • Jaimeo Brown

      You Needn't Mind Me Dyin'

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

    • Jaimeo Brown

      Somebody's Knockin'

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

    • Jaimeo Brown

      Power Of God

      Composer: Traditional (arr. Jaimeo Brown)

  • Jez Nelson meets Josh Jackson from The Checkout

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  • The Clarinet Trio recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 26 April 2013

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      Line up: Gebhard Ullmann (bass clarinet); Michael Thieke (alto clarinet, clarinet); Jürgen Kupke (clarinet)

    • The Clarinet Trio

      Blaues Viertel

      Composer: Gebhard Ullmann

    • The Clarinet Trio

      Animaslische Stimmen

      Composer: Herrmann Keller

  • Beats & Pieces Big Band's concert in a car park

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  • Jez chats to the members of De Beren Gieren

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  • De Beren Gieren recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 27 April 2013

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      Line up: Fulco Ottervanger (piano); Lieven van Pée (bass); Simon Segers (drums)

    • De Beren Gieren

      Ontdekking van Materie

      Composer: Fulco Ottervanger / Lieven van Pée / Simon Segers

  • Naoko Sakata Trio recorded at Jazzahead! in Bremen, Germany on 27 April 2013

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      Line up: Naoko Sakata (piano); Anton Blomgren (bass); Johan Birgenius (drums)

    • Naoko Sakata Trio

      Monte Carlo

      Composer: Johan Birgenius

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