The Morgenland Festival of Osnabrueck has dedicated itself to the fascinating music culture of the Near and Middle East since 2005.
Legendary hardbop pianist Cedar Walton's super trio.
The pianist performs at the Liederhalle Stuttgart in Germany.
Louis Armstrong's historical recordings are still unique and widely appreciated.
Traditional and modern music styles of the Caribbean Island with jazz elements as well as with Brazilian ingredients like Bossa Nova.
Today's recordings were made at a steaming live performance at Utrecht's Tivoli in 2012.
The Mayfair Electro Jazz Project performing at the Jazz en Baie Festival.
A journey back to the roots of music. It shows the enormous impact traditional music from all over the world has had on contemporary jazz. This programme includes famous musicians, as well as upcoming youngsters.
In May 2014, the Conservatory of Amsterdam hosted a conference about one of the greatest jazz composers of the 20th century: Duke Ellington. Musicologists and musicians with a special bond with Ellington and his music spoke about his life and music.
Since its opening in 1992, jazz club Moods has developed into one of Zurich's largest and most prominent cultural venues. Pianist Florian Favre has already earned a firm place on the Swiss jazz scene.
With a career of more than 30 years and 10 albums, Angel Forrest, recipient of the Maple Blues Awards for Female Vocalist of the Year for the previous five years and finalist at the International Blues Challenge 2018 in Memphis, strikes again with Electric Love, a double live album. It was her tr...
In 2018, WOMEX was held in Las Palmas, Gran Canaria. One of its showcase participants, Edina Szirtes Mokus, expresses her talents in a restless exploration across multiple genres.
The Mel Lewis Orchestra was arguably the most influential big band since the swing era.
The MotorMusic Studios in Mechelen, Belgium, attract many great musicians to the city. This MotorMusic Jazz Sessions episode features Belgian musicians from jazz duo SCHNTZL.
A portrait of Roy Ayers, a musician who was incredibly influential on contemporary music.
American jazz singer and twice Grammy winner Dee Dee Bridgewater embarks on a journey through Mali in search of her musical and spiritual roots.
The singer's powerful voice demonstrates once again that time truly is on her side.
The November Music festival in 's-Hertogenbosch, the Netherlands, is the ultimate event for experiencing a broad range of music. It features a variety of contemporary and experimental pop, sound art, non-Western music, jazz and free improvisation.
Manu Dibango, one of Africa's biggest musical stars and top saxophonists, is an indispensable artist.
Gregory Porter and his band perform at the Blue Note Festival in Paris, France.
Estival is a summer jazz festival in Switzerland, Lugano which offers a particularly surprising line-up. The composer, trumpeter and bugle player Franco Ambrosetti performs with his quintet in his native Lugano.
Scatter The Atoms That Remain are a jazz quartet consisting of drummer Franklin Kiermyer, saxophonist Jovan Alexandre, pianist Davis Whitfield, and bassist Otto Gardner. The group's music sounds like spiritual jazz, yet it is so much more.