The São Paulo State Symphony Orchestra performs a selection of Brazilian and Latin American classics, featuring Banda Mantiqueira and Monica Salmaso. Includes works by Alberto Ginastera, Astor Piazzolla, Heitor Villa-Lobos and João Bosco.
Dionne Warwick's vocal artistry ranges from voluminous deep register to soft, fragile high notes.
A 1964 recording of Sunnyland Slim, Wilbert Harrison and Curtis Jones playing a collection of blues tunes. The musicians play and sings blues classics such as `It's you baby, Kansas City, and Good Woman'.
A set by the Freddie Hubbard Quintet at the Brussels Jazz Club in the summer of 1980.
Since its opening in 1992, jazz club Moods has developed into one of Zurich's largest and most prominent cultural venues. Acid jazz pioneer James Taylor, a talented Hammond B3 organ player, performs.
The world-renowned North Sea Jazz Festival features a wide variety of genres, including traditional New Orleans jazz, swing, bop, free jazz, fusion, avant-garde and electronic jazz, blues, gospel, funk, soul, R&B, hip hop, world beat and Latin. The festival was founded by entrepreneur and jazz fa...
Jimmy Smith shows why he is the uncontested king of the jazz organ in this concert filmed in Paris. He's joined in by his longtime guitarist Eddie McFadden and drummer Charlie Crosby.
Marcus Miller arrives at the port and boards the world's largest jazz club: MS Rotterdam. For the first time, a cruise sets sail to Copenhagen, Gothenburg and Warnmünde, Oslo and Hamburg, to arrive in Rotterdam in for the North Sea Jazz Festival.
Da Pá Virada sessions bring the best musicians of contemporary Brazilian jazz, and beyond. Filmed in São Paulo, each session offers a unique experience by giving a fresh look into Brazil's music scene.
Run the Jewels, the rap group founded by rapper / producer EL-P and rapper Killer Mike in 2013, delivered an electrifying performance as part of the 2015 Pitchfork Music Festival in Paris.
Featuring Anne Chris and her third album `Just Kissed the Sun'.
The Netherlands Chamber Orchestra commissioned violinist Tim Kliphuis, internationally known for his genre-crossing approach to music, to write a new version of Antonio Vivaldi's 'Four Seasons'.
The crème de la crème of the Paris jazz, blues, gypsy and funk scene performs at the legendary club annex restaurant Le Resevoir.
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.
For Misha Mengelberg, the forgetting has begun. The Dutch composer and grand duke of jazz has become submerged in dementia, ending his life as a musician. In 2013, at the London jazz club Vortex, he says his goodbyes to the international stage.
HYRE is the creative collaboration launched by Montreal-born vocalist and pianist Sarah Rossy. This five-member group mixes instrumental textures with ethereal ambience, taking the listener on a journey.
The saxophonist Frank Paavo has been active on the Amsterdam and Netherland's jazz scene since the early 1980s. His music is inspired by the hard-bop sounds of the late 1950s and early 1960s: full of positive energy and good old swing.
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A concert featuring the great flugelhornist in his prime. Farmer's band includes guitarist Jim Hall, drummer Pete LaRoca, and Steve Swallow on bass. The legendary ensemble plays both standards and originals with ease and finesse.
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.
After jazz reached Istanbul, it firmly took root there. Quite a few jazz bars have sprung up to cater to the genre's fans. The concerts featured in this series were recorded at several Istanbul jazz clubs, featuring some of the very best jazz bands.
Jazz a Vienne's 2013 edition was filled with the biggest names in music. Among them was Richard Bona, who conquered the world with his bass and voice. Joined on stage by Mike Rodrigues on trumpet, Luisito and Robert Quinteros on percussion.
Sokratis Sinopoulos Quartet perform at the Jazzahead! 2018 festival.
The international trade fair, exhibition, and festival, jazzahead!, is one of the most important events in the jazz community. Hosted annually in Bremen, Germany, it brings together musicians, agents, organizers, jazz experts, and music enthusiasts.