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Episode #2629

Spacey Country Chamber Jazz (Encore Edition)

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Friday, August 05, 2011

For this New Sounds, wander though European cities with the acoustic chamber jazz quartet Gato Libre from their latest effort, "Nomad." This band of Japanese musicians plays acoustic folk, using trumpet, guitar, bass, and accordion, doing tunes that mix up flamenco with Old World waltz, music that stirs up reggae with a touch of blues or a reel from a Scottish pub. Also, listen to country-swing folk jazz from the Tin Hat Trio (now operating as a quintet, and just Tin Hat) from their "Helium" release. Plus, there's the spacey countrified jazz from Bill Frisell's Quartet, and more.

PROGRAM # 2629, "Chamber Jazz" (First aired on 1/16/07)

ARTIST(S)

RECORDING

CUT(S)

SOURCE

Gato Libre

Nomad

In Krakow, In November [9:00]

No Man's Land #0634 www.nomansland-records.de

Bill Frisell Quartet

Quartet

The Gallows [6:30]

Nonesuch #79401 www.nonesuch.com *

Tin Hat Trio

Helium

Helium [4:30]

Angel #56935 ** www.tinhattrio.com

Gato Libre

Nomad

In Madrid, In August [9:00]

See above.

Tin Hat Trio

Helium

Helium Reprise [4:30]

See above.

Ken Field

Subterranea

Sympathetic Magic [7:30]

O.O.Discs #25. www.hear.com/o.o.

Codona

Codona 2

Que Faser, excerpt [3:00]

ECM #1177 www.ecmrecords.com

amina alaoui arco iris

Mystics and the Mediterranean (Podcast Edition)

For this New Sounds, we’ll sample liberally from the latest recording from Moroccan-born singer Amina Alaoui, called “Arco Iris.”  It’s a pan-Mediterranean blend of flamenco music from Spain, fado music from Portugal, Arab-Andalusian music and Brazilian choro, linked by jazz and a night in Tunisia.

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jerry sloan from rosamond ca

The show on the 05 march 2012 was a encore show about a black promoter from the 40's he promoted Oscar Peterson Ella Fitzgerald. What was his noam how can I access the show?

JErry

Mar. 07 2012 05:23 PM

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