In 1963, the small Belgian town of Comblain-la-Tour hosted an exciting line-up of both new and older jazz groups. Includes performances from British trombonist Charlie Galbraith's All Star Jazz Band, and German singer Knut Kiesewetter.
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.
The great jazz pioneer performs with his usual charisma and passion in this live concert, filmed in Australia in 1964 as part of his tour with the All Stars.
Featuring a concert filmed in Belgium in the winter of 1965 with a legendary quartet that includes drummer Frankie Dunlop, bassist John Ore and tenor saxophonist Charlie Rouse.
Discover the special bond between pianist Carla Bley and bassist Steve Swallow. The two have performed in the same bands since the 1960s and have been romantic partners for more than two decades.
Aki Rissanen's interest in jazz came after he started taking classical piano lessons. His deep interest in improvised music placed him among top jazz pianist in his home country, Finland. Today his name appears among the top European jazz musicians.
The Dave Brubeck Quartet give an unforgettable performance at 1982's North Sea Jazz Festival.
Performance by the Guy Salamon Group, led by drummer and composer Guy Salamon.
Two concerts from 1963 and 1970 presenting jazz singer Anita O'Day in impeccable form. O'Day's horn-based approach to singing is in full effect throughout both shows including renditions of audience favourites `Tea For Two' and `Sweet Georgia Brown'.
A tribute to Blue Note Records, which celebrated its 75th anniversary in 2014.
Dino Saluzzi, one of Argentina's tango music masters, has been building his legacy since the mid-1980s. His accordion-like bandoneon defines Argentina's tango music.
L.A. born Saxophonist Kamasi Washington and trombonist Ryan Porter co-founded West Coast Get Down - a musical collective fusing jazz and funk with hip-hop. The musicians join forces and take the vibes of Los Angeles to jazz club BIRD in Rotterdam.
Portraits of artists, concerts and festivals that give good impressions of the jazz world. Both famous and less famous jazz artists will give new insights in their life, such as why they wrote a certain song and what was the first record they bought.
American singer and pianist Fats Domino gave an unforgettable performance at the North Sea Jazz Festival of 1980.
Under the name `Twogether' Simon Oslender and Jérome Cardynaals celebrate a unique and soulful style of funky blues-jazz. They play with artists such as saxophonist Benjamin Herman and singer Madeline Bell.
The crème de la crème of the Paris jazz, blues, gypsy and funk scene performs at the legendary club annex restaurant Le Resevoir.
A chat with local and international artists to get an in-depth look at their lives and music. They play some amazing music in these one-of-a-kind, live sessions.
The Australian-born singer-songwriter Sia Kate Isobelle Furler, simply known as Sia, is one of the most unique artists in today's popular music scene. However, her path to stardom has been nothing but rocky.
Rahsaan Roland Kirk & 'The Vibration Society': Dick Griffin (trombone), Ron Burton (piano), Vernon Martin (bass), Jérôme Cooper (drums), Joe Texidor (percussions). Filmed at the Maison de la Radio, Paris in 1970 by Bernard Lion.
The theme of the 2014 Stift Festival was "Divine and Demonic Passion.
Concert by the guitarist, Al di Meola and musicians, recorded on 28 March 2019 at the Burghausen Jazz Festival.
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.
Jazz club De Tor in Enschede is one of Europe's most authentic jazz venues. Some of the best musicians from Holland and the rest of the world find their way to De Tor to perform for an audience of appreciative jazz fans.
The veritable tombak virtuosos of Trio Chemirani, consisting of Chemirani Senior and Juniors, enrapture the Festival de Saintes. The tombak is a Persian percussion instrument, but its rhythms are universal.
The Brazilian artist Gilberto Gil returns with a new round of singing that is inspired by his latest album 'Fé na Festa'.
Hermia, Darrifourcq, Ceccaldi perform at the Jazzahead! 2018 festival.
P Damasiewicz & Power of the Horns perform at the Jazzahead! 2018 festival.