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Geoffrey Smith’s Jazz

Ahmad Jamal

Besides topping the charts in the 1950s, Ahmad Jamal’s piano trio recordings had a profound influence on the music of Miles Davis. Geoffrey Smith explores a relationship that surprised the critics.

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Stuff Smith

Hezekiah “Stuff” Smith was the clown prince of jazz violin. Ruling New York’s 52nd street with his madly swinging sextet, he partnered the likes of Dizzy Gillespie until his death in 1967. Geoffrey Smith surveys an exuberant career.

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Geoffrey Smith’s Jazz: Bill Frisell

Geoffrey Smith surveys recordings by guitarist Bill Frisell

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Geoffrey Smith’s Jazz: Charlie Barnet

Geoffrey Smith surveys recordings by the saxophonist and band leader Charlie Barnet

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Lennie Tristano

A trail-blazing teacher and pianist, Lennie Tristano (1919-78) influenced the likes of Bill Evans and Charles Mingus, while creating coolly radical music of his own. Geoffrey Smith salutes a unique free-jazz pioneer.

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Ruby Braff

Devoted to “adoration of the melody”, trumpeter-cornetist Ruby Braff forged a timeless style, at once lyrical, fluent and personal. Geoffrey Smith highlights some classic recordings from his fifty-year career.
Geoffrey Smith’s Jazz, a personal journey taking in great musicians and great music.

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Late Dexter Gordon

Geoffrey Smith delves into recordings from the second half of Dexter Gordon’s career – from the 1960s onwards – and finds some of the finest tenor playing of that career, and of its time.

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Buddy DeFranco

Buddy DeFranco’s long and distinguished career established him as master of the clarinet in modern jazz. Geoffrey Smith takes a closer look.

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Buddy DeFranco

Buddy DeFranco’s long and distinguished career established him as master of the clarinet in modern jazz. Geoffrey Smith takes a closer look.

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