The Blaggers Guide To Jazz

We've had country and classical, now David Quantick takes a comic look at the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz.

This six-part series will explain the basic terminology, provide a guide to the major players, as well as some of the places synonymous with the genre.

Episodes

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0101Duke Ellington, The Saxophone And Bop2009111220101023

We've had country and classical, now David Quantick takes a comic look at the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz.

This six-part series will explain the basic terminology, provide a guide to the major players, as well as some of the places synonymous with the genre.

Episode one focuses on Duke Ellington, the saxophone and bop.

We've had country and classical, now David Quantick takes a comic look at the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz.

This six-part series will explain the basic terminology, provide a guide to the major players, as well as some of the places synonymous with the genre. Episode one focuses on Duke Ellington, the saxophone and bop.

David Quantick turns his eye to that mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz.

0102Louis Armstrong, The Trumpet And The Roots Of Jazz2009111920101106

The second episode covers Louis Armstrong, the trumpet and the roots of jazz.

David Quantick continues his fast-paced, comical guide to the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz. The second episode covers Louis Armstrong, the trumpet and the roots of jazz.

David Quantick continues his fast-paced, comical guide to jazz.

0103Miles Davies, Swing And Jazz Piano2009112620101113

Tonight he covers Miles Davies, swing and jazz piano.

David Quantick continues his fast-paced, comical guide to the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz. Tonight he covers Miles Davies, swing and jazz piano.

David Quantick takes a comic look at the world of jazz.

0104Vocal Jazz, Jazz Fusion And Sun Ra2009120320101120

Tonight he covers vocal jazz, jazz fusion and the experimental musician Sun Ra

David Quantick continues his fast-paced, comical guide to the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz. Tonight he covers vocal jazz, jazz fusion and the experimental musician Sun Ra.

David Quantick on vocal jazz, as well as jazz fusion and experimental musician Sun Ra.

0105Billie Holiday, Jazz Bass And Free Jazz2009121020101127

Tonight he covers Billie Holiday, jazz bass and free jazz.

David Quantick continues his fast-paced, comical guide to the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz. Tonight he covers Billie Holiday, jazz bass and free jazz.

Looking at Billie Holiday, jazz bass and free jazz.

0106 LASTNina Simone, Drums And Latin Jazz2009121720101204

David Quantick's comic take on the mystical, magical and misunderstood world of jazz draws to a conclusion with a look at Nina Simone, drums and Latin jazz.

David Quantick presents his fast-paced, comical guide to the world of jazz.