Tales from the far Side 11.11.21 The global language of Jazz

THE GLOBAL LANGUAGE OF JAZZ.........explored on this week's edition of TALES FROM THE FAR SIDE

with contributions by Wolfgang Puschnig, Jelly Roll Morton, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Chano Pozo, Gerry Mulligan, Astor Piazolla, Abdullah Ibrahim, Jan Gabarek, Rudresh Mahanthappa, Gilad Atzmon and others

Tales from the far Side 04.11.21 All around the magic Jazz Flute


another Jazz-Fairytale, another chapter of my weekly Jazz Show.

And today I explore the music of Herbie Mann, Alberto Socarras, Wayman Carver, James Moody, Eric Dolphy, Charles Lloyd, Yusef Lateef, Nicole Mitchell, Frank Wess, Bobby Jaspar and others.

Tales from the far Side 28.10.21 Hauntingly Beautiful Jazz


another chapter of JAZZ-FAIRYTALES....

on this week's edition of TALES FROM THE FAR SIDE

where you can hear some "HALLOWEEN-themed" JAZZ from

Jason Rebello, Roland Rahsaan Kirk, Albert Ayler, Bill Evans, Renee Rosnes, Jackie McLean, Joshua Redman, Andrew Hill and others.

Tales from the far Side 21.10.21 Another imaginary visit at the Village Vanguad

On this week's edition of TALES FROM THE FAR SIDE we once again drop into the legendary Village Vanguard Club and today you can hear some historic recordings by John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, the Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band, Fred Hersch, Hank Jones, Wynton Marsalis and Gerry Mulligan's Concert Jazz Band..

Tales from the far Side 14.10.21 Interview with Christine Tobin and Phil Robson

In this edition I talk to Irish Singer Christine Tobin and guitarist Phil Robson about their music, their careers and their devotion to Jazz and I play a handpicked selection of their records and a few tracks of their choice.

Tales from the far Side 07.10.21 Remembering Dr. Lonnie Smith

On this week's edition I say my last Goodbye to "Groove-Doctor" Dr. Lonnie Smith who died a few weeks ago, his music always remembered. And today you can hear a handpicked selection of his music during his very fruitful and colourful Career.

Tales from the far Side 30.09.21 Jazz Guitar -with a touch of Irish

JAZZ GUITAR............"the IRISH TOUCH" where you can hear the "magic strings" of Louis Stewart, Tommy Halferty, Hugh Buckley, John Moriarty, David O'Rourke, Julien Colarossi, Mike Nielsen, Nigel Mooney and Phil Robson.