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Walter Smith III

Soweto Kinch at Eastside Jazz Club at the Royal Birmingham Conservatoire with US powerhouse saxophonist Walter Smith III and his trio.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Walter Smith III

    The Peacocks

  • Walter Smith III

    We'll Be Together Again

  • Walter Smith III

    Contrafact

  • Walter Smith III

    Nobody Else But Me

  • Walter Smith III

    Lonely Woman / Light Blue

  • Arun Ghosh

    The Loneliness Is Killing Me

    • But Where Are You Really From?.
  • Arun Ghosh

    Nataraja

    • But Where Are You Really From?.
  • Arun Ghosh

    How Do You Keep Your Love

    • But Where Are You Really From?.
  • Hubert Parry

    Jerusalem

    Performer: Arun Ghosh.
    • But Where Are You Really From?.
  • Jazz Re:freshed Sonic Orchestra

    Enter In

  • Soweto Kinch

    The Healing

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

PLAYLIST

CLIPS: 

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                Light Blue

Composer     Walter Smith III

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 9

Duration       48’’ (excerpt)

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

 

Artist             

Title                Enter In Monday

Composer     Jason Yarde

Duration       1:01  

Performers  The Jazz Re:Freshed Sonic Orchestra (see further down for full performer list)  

 

LIVE SESSION:

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                The Peacocks

Composer     Jimmie Rowles

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 7

Duration       7:13

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                We’ll Be Together Again

Composer     C. Fischer

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 4

Duration       8:26

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                Contrafact

Composer     Walter Smith III

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 9

Duration       8:50

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums) ; John O’Gallagher (alto sax)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                Nobody Else But Me

Composer     Jerome Kern

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 2

Duration       6:52

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                Lonely Woman

Composer     Ornette Coleman 

Duration       3:07

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                Light Blue

Composer     Walter Smith III

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 9

Duration       5:03

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

Artist              Walter Smith III

Title                Adam’s Apple

Composer     Wayne Shorter

Album            TWIO

Label              Whirlwind Records

Number        WR 4718 tr 6

Duration       6:41

Performers  Walter Smith III (tenor sax) ; Michael Janisch (Bass) ; Andrew Bain (Drums)

NOTE             BBC LIVE recording from Eastside Jazz Club, Birmingham Conservatoire, 15/2/18

 

Arun Ghosh Interview with Emma Smith

 

Artist              Arun Ghosh

Title                This Loneliness is Killing Me

Composer     Arun Ghosh

Album            but where are you really from?

Label              Bandcamp – no number given              

Number        tr 5

Duration       1:22 (excerpt)

Performers  Arun Ghosh (clarinet) ; Chris Williams (alto sax) ; James Allsopp (bass clarinet) ; Idris Rahman (tenor sax)

 

Artist              Arun Ghosh

Title                Nataraja

Composer     Arun Ghosh / Chrys Chijiutomi

Album            but where are you really from?

Label              Bandcamp – no number given  

Number        tr 9

Duration       4:22 (excerpt)

Performers  Arun Ghosh (clarinet, synths, harmonium, electric guitar) ; Chris Williams (alto sax) ; Dave Walsh (drums) ; Liran Donin (electric bass) ; Idris Rahman (tenor sax) ; Sarathy Korwar (tabla)

 

 

Artist              Arun Ghosh

Title                How Do You Keep Your Love?

Composer     Arun Ghosh

Album            but where are you really from?

Label              Bandcamp – no number given  

Number        tr 12

Duration       4:16 (excerpt)

Performers  Arun Ghosh (clarinet, synths, keyboards, programming) ; Chris Williams (alto sax) ; Myke Wilson (drums) ; Idris Rahman (tenor sax)


Artist              Arun Ghosh

Title                Jerusalem

Composer     C. Hubert Parry / arr. Arun Ghosh

Album            but where are you really from?

Label              Bandcamp – no number given  

Number        tr 14

Duration       2:51

Performers  Arun Ghosh (clarinet, harmonium)

BREAKING CONVENTION FEATURE:

 

Artist              Jazz Refreshed Sonic Orchestra

Title                Enter In Monday

Composer     Jason Yarde

Duration       6:22  

Performers Jazz Refreshed Sonic Orchestra: Jason Yarde, sax; Saleem Raman, d; Orphy Robinson, perc, vibes, marimba; Inga Eichler, db; Femi Temowo, gtr; Nathaniel Cross, tuba, bass; Rosie Turton, tbn; Wayne Francis, sax, fl; Nubya Garcia, sax, fl; Sheila Maurice-Grey, tpt; Jay Phelps, tpt; Ayanna Witter-Johnson, vc; DJ Pogo, turntables; The Hobbit, beatboxer.

 

DISC

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       1:06

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

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Meet the presenters

Soweto Kinch, Emma Smith and Al Ryan.