There's so much good jazz being recorded around the world....a lot of it on small labels....and yet it rarely gets airplay. JAZZ TODAY....in it's own small way....tries to put that right!

JAZZ TODAY is a fortnightly radio show on Cambridge105 Radio. It is broadcast live in Cambridge UK on 105FM, on digital and online at cambridge105.co.uk.

JAZZ TODAY ONLINE is a quarterly cloudcast of some of the best tracks to appear on JAZZ TODAY.


Sunday, 16 August 2015

Jazz Today Online - Summer 2015 - Playlist


To listen to the show......click the Mixcloud link on the left hand panel.

Roberto Ottaviano: Gay Paree Bop from Forgotten Matches - The Worlds of Steve Lacy (Dodicilune). Roberto Ottaviano, soprano saxophone; Glenn Ferris, trombone; Giovanni Maier, bass; Cristiano Calcagnile, drums.

Eric Vloeimans’ Oliver’s Cinema: Tonto from Act 2 (V-flow). Eric Vloeimans, trumpet; Tuur Florizoone, accordion; Jorg Brinkmann, cello.

Michael Schiefel: Platypus Dancing from Platypus Trio (BMC). Michael Schiefel, voice; Jorg Brinkmann, cello; Lukacs Miklos, cimbalom.

Team Hegdal: Swing from Team Hegdal Vol 3 (Particular Recordings). Eirik Hegdal, baritone saxophone; Andre Roligheten, tenor saxophone; Oscar Gronberg, piano; Ole Morten Vagan, bass; Gard Nilssen, drums.

Giovanni Maier, Luca Calabrese, Lauro Rossi & Emanuele Parrini: Crayon Rouge from Azure (Palomar). Luca Calabrese, trumpet; Lauro Rossi, trombone; Giovanni Maier, bass; Emanuele Parrini, violin.

Roberto Ottaviano: The Seagulls of Kristiansund from Forgotten Matches. The Worlds of Steve Lacy (Dodicilune). Roberto Ottaviano, soprano saxophone; Alexander Hawkins, piano.

Partikel: Introduction to The Buffalo & The Buffalo from String Theory (Whirlwind). Duncan Eagles, soprano saxophone; Max Luthert, bass; Eric Ford, percussion; Benet McLean & David Le Page, violins; Carmen Flores, viola; Matthew Sharp, cello.

Kristoffer Kompen: Skarprettern from Agdergata 1 (Kompis). Kristoffer Kompen, trombone; Atle Nymo, tenor saxophone; Eyolf Dale, piano; Jo Skansaar, bass; Andreas Bye, drums.

Sunday, 9 August 2015

Playlist - Aug 9th 2015


Mario Rom’s Interzone: Rise of the Black Centipede from Everything is Permitted (Traumton)
Eric Vloeimans’ Oliver’s Cinema: Tonto from Act 2 (V-flow)
Michael Schiefel: Platypus Dancing from Platypus Trio (BMC)
Giovanni Maier, Luca Calabrese, Lauro Rossi & Emanuele Parrini: Crayon Rouge from Azure (Palomar)
Matteo Alfonso & Giovanni Maier: Back Again from Naked Songs (Palomar)
Devin Gray: In the Cut from Relative Resonance (Skirl)
Ken Silverman Trio: Visions Fugitives, #1 from Parallel Man (Soundseer)
Adam Pieronczyk Quartet: Copernicus from A-Trane Nights (Fortune)
Matthieu Donarier Trio: Foggy She Walks from Papier Jungle (Yolk)
Ocean Fanfare: I’ll Repeat Only Twice from Imagine Sound, Imagine Silence (Barefoot)
Brian Landrus Trio: Fields of Zava from The Deep Below (Blueland)
Reuben Bradley: Inspector Le Grasse from Cthulhu Rising (Rattle Jazz)
Drifter: Touei from Flow (Edition)
Hyperactive Kid: Legacy from 10 Year Anniversary Live (WhyPlayJazz)
Indigo Kid II: All Hands to Dance and Skylark from Fist Full of Notes (Babel)