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Andrew McCormack and Alan Barnes

Pianist Andrew McCormack performs live in session with his group Graviton. And saxophonist Alan Barnes shares music that inspires him.

Leading UK pianist Andrew McCormack performs live in session with his group Graviton. Their latest album, The Calling, combines intricate grooves and sweeping melodies and features up-and-coming vocalist Noemi Nuti.

Also in the programme, saxophonist Alan Barnes, a veteran of the British jazz scene, shares music that has influenced him throughout his career – including tracks by saxophone great Johnny Hodges and under-sung clarinettist Acker Bilk.

And presenter Kevin Le Gendre plays a mix of classic tracks and the best new releases.

Produced by Dominic Tyerman for Somethin’ Else.

1 hour, 29 minutes

Music Played

  • Andrew McCormack's Graviton

    Breathe

    • Live in session for J to Z.
  • Nat Birchall

    Brother John

    • The Storyteller.
  • Aki Risannen

    Aeropeans

    • Art in Motion.
    • Edition Records.
  • James Brandon Lewis

    The Eleventh Hour

    • An Unruly Manifesto.
  • Flora Purim

    Moon Dreams

    • Butterfly Dreams.
  • Andrew McCormack's Graviton

    The Calling

    • Live in session for J to Z.
  • Andrew McCormack's Graviton

    Magic Mentor

    • Live inb session for J to Z.
  • Alan Barnes

    Boogie Stop Shuffle

    • 60th Birthday Celebration.
  • Acker Bilk & Stan Tracey

    Stranger On The Shore

  • Johnny Hodges

    Jeep's Blues

  • Charlie Parker

    Parker's Mood

  • Sonny Rollins

    Without a Song

  • Andrew McCormack's Graviton

    The King is Blind

    • Live in session for J to Z.
  • Andrew McCormack's Graviton

    Dreamcatcher

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