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Tolvan Big Band

In his final visit to the 2017 EFG London Jazz Festival, Soweto Kinch presents a concert from the Clore Ballroom at the Royal Festival Hall by Sweden's contemporary big band specialists, the Tolvan Big Band. Also, Al Ryan catches up with Welsh pianist Huw Warren to discuss his newly released album.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Last on

Mon 12 Feb 2018 23:00

Music Played

  • Tolvan Big Band

    A Walk In The Centrepoint

  • Tolvan Big Band

    Papa Knows Best

  • Tolvan Big Band


  • Tolvan Big Band

    Bluesy Minor

  • Tolvan Big Band

    The Other Day

  • Tolvan Big Band

    Find Your Way Out

  • Tolvan Big Band

    O Farol Que Nos Guia

    • Nocturnes and Visions.
    • 1.
  • Huw Warren


    • Nocturnes and Visions.
    • 5.
  • Huw Warren

    Against The Odds

    • Nocturnes and Visions.
    • 2.
  • Huw Warren


    • Nocturnes and Visions.
    • 12.
  • Soweto Kinch

    The Healing

    • The Legend of Mike Smith.
    • Soweto Kinch Recordings.
    • 39.


Artist              Soweto Kinch

Title                The Healing

Composer     Kinch

Album            The Legend of Mike Smith

Label              Soweto Kinch Recordings

Number        SKP003 CD 2 Track 39

Duration       12”

Performers: Soweto Kinch, as, rhodes, prog; Shabaka Hutchings, ts; Karl Rasheed-Abel, b; Graham Godfrey, d. . 2015

Effortlessly - Tolvan Big Band - 42" 

Noturna - HUw Warren - 42" 


Title                 A Walk in the Centrepoint

Composer        Helge Albin

Duration          10’08


Title                 Papa Knows Best

Composer        Cennet Jonsson

Duration          12’47


Title                 Shortcuts

Composer        Helge Albin

Duration          10’14


Title                 Bluesy Minor

Composer        Helge Albin

Duration          8’21


Title                 The Other Day

Composer        Cennet Jonsson

Duration          8’50


Title                 Find your Way Out

Composer        Helge Albin

Duration          7’41





Helge Christian Albin                          Saxophones & woodwinds

Ulf Martin Holmström                        Saxophones & woodwinds

Lars Inge Petersson Lindbäck                         Saxophones & woodwinds

Cennet Jönsson                                   Saxophones & woodwinds

Peter Wilgotsson                                 Saxophones & woodwinds, Manager

Anders Gustavsson                              Trumpet

Leif Christer Gustavsson                     Trumpet

Roy Charles Kenneth Wall                  Trumpet

Fredrik Davidsson                               Trumpet

Mads Lacour                                       Trumpet

Vincent Nilsson                                   Trombone

Ola Karl Viktor Åkerman                    Trombone

Nils Ola Ingemar Nordkvist                Trombone

Carl Christoffer Wilhelm Sjögren       Trombone

Björn Hängsel                                            Trombone           

Nikolaj Bentzon                                   Piano

Lennart Grufstedt                               Drums

Patrik Christian Albin                          Bass


AL Ryan interviews Huw Warren: 

Title                 O Farol Que Nos Guia 
Artist               Huw Warren   
Composer        Hermeto Pascoal, arr. Warren 
Track               1 
Dur                  2.47

Title                 Prelude 
Artist               Huw Warren   
Composer        J S Bach 
Track               5  
Dur                  4.48

Title                 Against The Odds 
Artist               Huw Warren   
Composer        Huw Warren 
Track               2
Dur                  4.58

Title                 Noturna 
Artist               Huw Warren   
Composer        Guinga, arr. Warren 
Track               12 
Dur                  4.19


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Meet the presenters

Soweto Kinch, Emma Smith and Al Ryan.