Tales from the far Side 17.12.20 The Colour Blue in Jazz

On this edition I try to discover the meaning and symbolic the colour BLUE has in Jazz with a selection of "BLUE-JAZZ" from artists like Bobby Watson, Duke Ellington, Kenny Dorham, Mongo Santamaria, Dianne Reeves, Miles Davis and others.

Jazz Mine No. 284 Saturday 12th December 2020 incl. Gediminas Karkauskas interview

On this episode of Jazz Mine from Sean Brophy will interview Gediminas Karkauskas, you can hear tracks from Preservation Hall Jazz Band, Gonzalo Del Val with Dave Liebman & Ronan Guilfoyle, The Jimmy Heath Orchestra, Kurt Rosenwinkel, Ronan Guilfoyle's Lingua Franca and more..........Saturdays 5PM on dublincityfm.ie

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Tales from the far Side 10.12.20 Jazz Artists who died young

On this edition I feature Jazz legends who tragically died young but who, in the short period of their creativity, left some amazing music behind. You can hear music by Clifford Brown, fats Navarro, Charlie Christian, Bunny Berigan, Lee Morgan, Jaco Pastorius and Charlie Parker. In the second hour I feature McCoy Tyner's Blue Note Classic "The Real McCoy" in its entire length.

Jazz Mine No. 283 Saturday 5th December 2020 incl. Marcin Wasilewski Trio & Joe Lovano

On this episode of Jazz Mine from Sean Brophy you can hear tracks from Keith Jarrett, Stephanie McCourt, Marcin Wasilewski Trio & Joe Lovano, Maria Schneider, Mike Casey with pianist Benito Gonzales, Kurt Leege and more..........Saturdays 5PM on dublincityfm.ie

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Tales from the far Side 03.12.20 The Oud in Jazz

THE OUD IN JAZZ .......... featuring Oud Virtuosi like Rabih Abou-Khalil, Ahmed Abdul-Malik, Amos Hoffman, Tarik Benbrahim, Dhafer Youssef and Anouar Brahem.

Jazz Mine No. 282 Saturday 28th November 2020 with your host Sean Brophy

On this episode of Jazz Mine from Sean Brophy you can hear tracks from John Wadham, Scott Flanigan, Alessandro D'Episcopo Trio, Sean Lyons, Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey and more..........Saturdays 5PM on dublincityfm.ie

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TALES FROM THE FAR SIDE 26.11.20 German postwar Jazz Pioneers

On this edition I feature some of the pioneering forces of postwar German Jazz with music by the German Jazz Masters, Alexander von Schlippenbach, Jutta Hipp, Rolf+Joachim Kuehn, Ulli Beckerhoff and others and I also feature Jutta Hipp's brilliant and classic Blue Note Album with Zoot Sims.