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Verve Records, Empirical, European Jazz Orchestra

Julian Joseph interviews author Richard Havers about the legacy of Verve Records. Plus previously unbroadcast concert music from Empirical at the London Jazz Festival , and the European Jazz Orchestra recorded at the Stockholm Jazz Festival.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sat 18 Jan 2014 18:00

Music Played

  • George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin

    They Can’t Take That Away From Me

    Performer: Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong.
    • Ella and Louis Together.
    • Universal 986 7768.
  • Peter Edwards

    Triple Threat

    Performer: the Peter Edwards Trio.
    • Safe and Sound.
    • EMP EMP001 CD.
  • Jason Rebello

    In The Thick of It

    Performer: Jason Rebello, Jacob Collier.
    • Anything But Look.
    • Lyte Records LR 021.
  • Trish Clowes

    Little Tune

    Performer: Trish Clowes.
    • And In The Night-time She is There.
    • Basho Records SRCD 412.
  • BBC Recording, recorded in November at the London Jazz Festival 2013

    • Wayne Shorter

      Lotus

      Performer: Wayne Shorter, BBC Concert Orchestra, Clark Rundell.
  • George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin

    They Can’t Take That Away From Me

    Performer: Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Oscar Peterson Trio.
    • Ella and Louis Together.
    • Universal 986 7768.
  • Ervin Drake, Hans Lengsfelder, Juan Tizol

    Perdido

    Performer: Jazz at the Philharmonic All-Stars.
    • The Sound of Young America: The Singles.
    • Verve 534 5561.
  • Noran Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes

    The Girl From Ipanema

    Performer: Stan Getz, Joao Gilberto, Astrud Gilberto, Antonio Carlos Jobim.
    • Getz Gilberto.
    • Verve 589 5952.
  • BBC Recording, recorded on Saturday 16th November as part of the London Jazz Festival 2013

    • Tom Farmer

      The Healer

      Performer: Empirical.
  • Vladimir Grigoryevich Zakharov/Avishai Cohen

    On a Black Horse/Linearity

    Performer: Avishai Cohen.
    • Almah.
    • Parlophone 0825 6463 96818.
  • Dexter Gordon

    Fried Bananas

    Performer: Philip Catherine, Martin Wind.
    • Duo Art.
    • ACT 9621-2.
  • EBU Recording, recorded at the Stockholm Jazz Festival on 17th October 2013

    • Teddy White, Aretha Franklin

      Think

      Performer: European Jazz Orchestra, Ann-Sofi Soderrqvist, Kristin Amparo.
  • Arild Andersen

    Mira

    Performer: Arild Andersen, Paolo Vinaccia, Tommy Smith.
    • Mira.
    • ECM Records 372 8782.

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