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Protest Songs / The Greg Foat Group

Julian Joseph presents an energetic performance recorded at the Glasgow Jazz Festival by pianist Greg Foat and his group whose music mixes elements of soul, funk and modern jazz.

Julian Joseph talks to vocalist and broadcaster Jumoke Fashola, exploring themes of protest and civil rights including musical selections from Nina Simone, Max Roach and Abbey Lincoln. The programme also presents an energetic performance recorded at the Glasgow Jazz Festival by pianist Greg Foat and his group whose music mixes elements of soul, funk and modern jazz. Greg's specially assembled group for this broadcast includes Warren Hampshire (guitar), Jonathan Chung (saxophone), Conor Murray (double bass) and Clark Tracey (drums).

1 hour

Last on

Sat 2 Sep 2017 18:30

Music Played

  • Les McCann & Eddie Harris

    Compared To What

    • WEA.
  • Stan Getz

    Fools Rush In

    • Stateside.
  • The Greg Foat Group

    End Song

  • Jumoke Fashola

    Four Women

    • JUMOKE FASHOLA.
  • Abbey Lincoln & Max Roach

    Driva' Man

    • We Insist! (Freedom Now Suite).
    • Cornbread.
    • 1.
  • Billie Holiday

    Strange Fruit

    • Billie Holiday Songbook.
    • Verve.
    • 11.
  • The Greg Foat Group

    Have Spacesuit Will Travel

  • John Abercrombie

    Nightlake

    • ECM.

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