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Jazz Jamaica

Claire Martin presents Gary Crosby's Jazz Jamaica playing at the 2014 Glasgow International Jazz Festival. Plus a preview of 2014's Edinburgh International Jazz and Blues Festival.

Claire Martin presents concert music from Jazz Jamaica recorded at the Old Fruitmarket, as part of the 2014 Glasgow International Jazz Festival. Jazz Jamaica are led by bassist/bandleader Gary Crosby and their music features a fusion of mento, ska, reggae and jazz styles and is the perfect soundtrack to the lead up to the Commonwealth Games in the host city of Glasgow. Plus a preview of the 2014 Edinburgh International Jazz and Blues Festival with Roger Spence.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Sat 12 Jul 2014 18:00

Music Played

  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Glasgow Jazz Festival 2014

    • Jazz Jamaica

      Guns of Navarone

  • Sax Appeal, Jools Holland

    Sticky Finger Boogie

    • Funkerdeen.
    • Jazzizit Records.
  • Hiromi

    Life Goes On

    • Alive.
    • Telarc TEL 35307-02.
  • Jose James, Takuya Kuroda

    Simply Beautiful

    • While You Were Sleeping.
    • Blue Note 060253778 7715.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at the Glasgow Jazz Festival 2014

    • Jazz Jamaica

      Liquidador

    • Jazz Jamaica

      Guns of Navarone

    • Jazz Jamaica

      Double Barrell

    • Jazz Jamaica

      Theme from James Bond

  • Zara McFarlane

    Her Eyes

    • If You Knew Her.
    • Brownswood Recordings BWOOD112CD.
  • The Bad Plus

    Pound for Pound

    • Made Possible.
    • Emercy 0602 5371 1194 62.
  • Martin Taylor

    Bluesette

    • Double Standards.
    • P3 Music P3MCD019.
  • Chris Barber’s Jazz Band

    Jamaica March

    • Chris Barber at the BBC.
    • BBC/Upbeat JazzURCD 158.
  • BBC Studio Recording, for Jazz on 3

    • The Sun Ra Arkestra

      Queer Notions

  • Dylan Howe

    Subterraneans

    • Subterranean.
    • Motorik Recordings MR1004.

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