Tales from the far Side 28.04.22 Shorter's Footprints - interpreted by others

On this edition you can hear some of Jazz Giant Wayne Shorter's groundbreaking compositions interpreted by a new generation of musician and some of his contemporaries from Ron Carter to Mark Turner, from Dave Liebman to Ingrid Jensen and others.

Tales from the far Side 21.04.22 A Serenade to the Cuckoo

On this edition you can hear some Jazz dedicated to the Cuckoo as the herald of the summer with music by Claire Daly, Triluk Gurto, the UMO Orchestra, Quercus, Chris Flegg, Thad Jones, Jan garbarek, Brad Mehldau, Rahsaan Roland Kirk and others

Tales from the far Side 14.04.22 I got Rhythm - the journey of a tune

On this edition I take you on a journey to explore the roots and evolution of George and Ira Gershwin's classic "I got Rhythm" with contributions by Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Ornette Coleman and others

Tales from the far Side 07.04.22 Preview of Bray Jazz Festival

On this week's edition I have a look at the line-up of the upcoming Bray Jazz Festival and play you a selection of some of some of the appearing artists and you can hear music by Bill Frisell, Yazz Ahmed, Tord Gustavsen, Michael Janisch, Umbra and others.