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Nat Birchall Quintet

Claire Martin presents saxophonist Nat Birchall and his quintet in concert at the Vortex jazz club in London. With Adam Fairhall, Corey Mwamba, Nick Blacka and Johnny Hunter.

Claire Martin presents concert music by saxophonist Nat Birchall and his quintet recorded at the Vortex Jazz Club, London. The line-up features Adam Fairhall (Piano), Corey Mwamba (Vibes, percussion), Nick Blacka (Bass), Johnny Hunter (Drums) and Nat on tenor/soprano saxophones and percussion. Nat's influences range from his love of Jamaican music to the spiritual jazz experiments of Alice & John Coltrane and saxophone legend Pharoah Sanders.

1 hour, 15 minutes

Music Played

  • Preview of BBC Recording, recorded at the Vortex, London, September 2014

    • Nat Birchall Quintet

      Ancient World

  • Orlando Julius with The Heliocentrics

    In The Middle

    • Jaiyede Afro.
    • Strut Records STRUT112CD.
  • Dee Dee Bridgewater

    Cotton Tail

    • We All Love Ella: Celebrating The First Lady of Song.
    • Verve 1733732.
  • Jim Rattigan, Thomas Gould, Liam Noble

    Sweet Tamarind

    • Triplicity.
    • Pavillion 003.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at Maida Vale Studios

    • Arun Ghosh

      Caliban's Revenge

  • David Murray Infinity Quartet, Gregory Porter

    Army of the Faithful (Joiyful Noise)

    • Issues of Life: Features and Remixes.
    • Membran 233 873.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at the The Vortex, London in September 2014

    • Nat Birchall

      Ancient World

    • Nat Birchall

      Divine Harmony

    • Nat Birchall

      New Prophets

  • Charlie Wood

    Tube

    • New Souvenirs.
    • Perdido Records DOR 1401.
  • Gato Barbieri

    El Pampero

    • El Pampero.
    • Ace Records CDBGPM 283.
  • John Medeski, Billy Martin, John Scofield, Chris Wood

    The Times They Are A-Changin'

    • Juice.
    • OKeh 88875005021.

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