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01Hermeto Pascoal in Concert20191116

Al Ryan hosts a night of jazz gems to celebrate the 2019 London Jazz Festival, from classic artists to the coolest sounds, opening with a set by Brazilian legend Hermeto Pascoal. Recorded at the 2018 Copenhagen Jazz Festival featuring Itibere Zwarg , electric bass, percussion ; André Marques, piano, flute, percussion ; Jota P, saxophones, flutes ; Fábio Pascoal, percussion ; Ajurinã Zwarg, drums, percussion and the ever flamboyant Hermeto Pascoal, on keyboard, accordion, bass flute and assorted percussion.

Al Ryan hosts a night of jazz to mark the opening night of the 2019 London Jazz Festival.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

01Hermeto Pascoal In Concert - Part 120191116

Al Ryan hosts a night of jazz gems to celebrate the 2019 London Jazz Festival, from classic artists to the coolest sounds, opening with a set by Brazilian legend Hermeto Pascoal. Recorded at the 2018 Copenhagen Jazz Festival featuring Itibere Zwarg , electric bass, percussion ; André Marques, piano, flute, percussion ; Jota P, saxophones, flutes ; Fábio Pascoal, percussion ; Ajurinã Zwarg, drums, percussion and the ever flamboyant Hermeto Pascoal, on keyboard, accordion, bass flute and assorted percussion.

Al Ryan hosts a night of jazz to mark the opening night of the 2019 London Jazz Festival.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

02Jazz Fix20191116

If you fancy giving jazz a go, start here.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

03Godfathers Of Jazz - Herbie Hancock20191116

Julian Joseph profiles pianist/composer Herbie Hancock in the company of fellow pianist Jason Rebelllo including tracks and interviews from the archive. Herbie Hancock, performs at 2019 London Jazz Festival and is famous for his Grammy-award winning instrumental single "Rockit" along with his collaborations with trumpeter Miles Davis, Jaco Pastorius, Joni Mitchell and the Headhunters.

Julian Joseph profiles pianist Herbie Hancock in the company of Jason Rebello.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

04Nyos Jazz Orchestra With Yazz Ahmed20191116

Exotic sounds from hip British-Bahraini trumpeter Yazz Ahmed in collaboration with the young players of the NYOS Jazz Orchestra mixing Arabic sounds and jazz. Recorded at the New Auditorium, Glasgow Royal Concert Hall as part of the celebrations for NYOS's 40th Anniversary and conducted by Malcolm Edmonstone.

Hip British-Bahraini trumpeter Yazz Ahmed in collaboration with the young players of NYOS.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

05Godfathers Of Jazz - Sonny Rollins20191116

Julian Joseph celebrates the music of saxophone colossus Sonny Rollins in the company of fellow saxophonist Tony Kofi, including interviews and essential cuts from the sax master. Rollins has recorded over 60 albums as a leader and many of his compositions, including ‘Doxy’ and ‘St.Thomas’ are now jazz standards performed by jazz artists across the world. Rollins has worked with the cream of jazz talent, including trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, pianist Thelonious Monk and drummer Max Roach.

Julian Joseph celebrates the music of saxophone colossus Sonny Rollins.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

06New Generation Artist - Rob Luft20191116

Music from award-winning jazz guitarist and Radio 3 New Generation Artist Rob Luft

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

07Future Jazz Mixtape20191116

A must-have mixtape featuring young, cutting-edge artists mixing jazz with elements of electronics, hip-hop and rap including selections by Nerija, Snarky Puppy, Jaimie Branch, Bryony Jarman-Pinto, Graham Costello’s Strata, Ashley Henry and Thundercat in collaboration with Flying Lotus & BadBadNotGood.

A must-have mixtape featuring young, cutting-edge artists.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

07Hermeto Pascoal In Concert - Part 220191116

Part 2 of Hermeto Pascoal's hi-energy set from the Copenhagen Jazz Festival.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

08Jazz Masterclass With Tim Garland20191116

Curious about jazz? Saxophonist Tim Garland sits in with Kevin Le Gendre to explain why the sax has become such a cornerstone instrument in the world of jazz. As well as performing examples, including a stunning solo rendition of the well-known standard "Body and Soul", Tim brings in a collection of great recordings by the likes of John Coltrane and Jan Garbarek to illustrate his points.

Curious about jazz? Tim Garland and Kevin Le Gendre explore the secrets of the saxophone.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

09New Generation Artist Misha Mullov-abbado20191116

Music from jazz bassist, composer, and Radio 3 New Generation Artist Misha Mullov-Abbado.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.

10Jazz Fm Presents...20191116

Jazz FM presents interviews with artists taking part in the 2019 EFG London Jazz Festival.

Al Ryan presents six hours of jazz, marking the opening of the London Jazz Festival.