Julian Joseph presents a Scandinavian-themed show, including a performance by Marius Neset and Daniel Herskedal. Plus music by the Five Corners Quintet and Esbjorn Svensson.
Julian Joseph presents a special Scandanavian-themed show including a performance by Marius Neset and Daniel Herskedal featuring the unusual pairing of saxophone and tuba, recorded at the BBC's Pacific Quay studios in Glasgow.
Saxophonist Marius Neset was recently awarded Norway's highest musical accolade - the "Spellemannsprisen" Award for his debut album 'Lion' which features the Trondheim Orchestra. Previous winners in the Spellemannsprisen jazz category have included fellow countrymen Tord Gustavsen and Bugge Wesseltoft.
Also on the programme, music featuring The Five Corners Quintet, the late pianist Esbjörn Svensson and a classic album featuring saxophonist Jan Garbarek in collaboration with Indian tabla master Zakir Hussain 'Making Music' as part of our regular monthly feature 'Now's The Time' with Kevin Le Gendre.