Watford Jazz Junction

By Chris Newstead

Chatting about jazz and musical junctions - talking with special guests, listeners and musicians. And don't miss the Watford Jazz Junction festival (held during May in the UK).

  1. 1.
    Chatting with Shri, one of the world's most spiritual and compelling musicians
    39:15
  2. 2.
    Comparing the worlds of jazz & classical music with soprano Charlotte Newstead
    34:41
  3. 3.
    Chatting with trumpeter, singer & bandleader Georgina Jackson about big bands, leading bands and women in jazz
    30:55
  4. 4.
    Chatting with acclaimed jazz singer Luca Manning about the jazz scenes in London & Scotland and being your true self
    32:00
  5. 5.
    Chatting with the owner of London's 606 Jazz Club Steve Rubie about the London jazz scene, Ronnie Scott, and programming live jazz
    34:31
  6. 6.
    Chatting with Jasdeep Singh Degun about playing the sitar, Indian classical music and jazz collaborations
    38:05
  7. 7.
    Chatting with one of Europe's leading jazz clarinet players Adrian Cox about life on the road, Bad Manners and jazz in New York
    31:45
  8. 8.
    Chatting with double bass and electric bass player John Pope about jazz, Newcastle, and free improvisation
    43:00
  1. 9.
    Chatting with YouTube music reviewer and drummer Jim Newstead about bands & their audiences
    34:42
  2. 10.
    Chatting with Grammy winner Tim Garland about playing saxophone with Chick Corea, his career and his new recording studio
    44:25
  3. 11.
    Chatting with tenor saxophonist Denys Baptiste about St Lucia, UK jazz, and learning the bass clarinet
    35:49
  4. 12.
    Chatting with Jazz FM presenter Anne Frankenstein about life as a jazz DJ and performing across the world
    34:08
  5. 13.
    Chatting with Australian jazz trumpet legend James Morrison about playing with Dizzy Gillespie, The Olympics, Top Gear and much more
    32:01
  6. 14.
    Chatting with the UK's most in demand bass player, Daniel Casimir, about composition and the London jazz scene
    27:55
  7. 15.
    Chatting about music genres (classical, rock and jazz) with soprano Charlotte Newstead & rock drummer Jim Newstead
    32:19
  8. 16.
    Chatting with guitarist & singer Jelly Cleaver about punk and jazz, song writing & politics
    29:12
  9. 17.
    Chatting with one of the busiest UK jazz musicians, sax player Ben Castle, about scoring, recording, Stevie Wonder, Sammy Davis Jnr and much more
    41:32
  10. 18.
    Chatting with MOBO nominated jazz saxophonist Camilla George about composition and leading a jazz band
    40:28
  11. 19.
    Chatting with Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club's house pianist, James Pearson, about jazz, 78 records & the London jazz scene
    37:39
  12. 20.
    Chatting with Clark Rundell about orchestral conducting, jazz, Wayne Shorter, Esperanza Spalding and Brad Mehldau
    36:31
  13. 21.
    Chatting with one of the most popular UK tenor sax players, Dean Masser, about bebop and improvisation
    37:25
  14. 22.
    Chatting with with flute player Eddie Parker about composition, 20th century music and jazz
    51:20
  15. 23.
    Chatting with alt, rock & world music YouTube reviewer Jim Newstead
    24:35
  16. 24.
    Chatting with Faye MacCalman, indie & avant-garde composer and free-jazz saxophonist
    30:32
  17. 25.
    Reviewing the 2020 EFG London Jazz Festival: Part 2
    16:21
  18. 26.
    Reviewing the 2020 EFG London Jazz Festival: Part 1
    12:22
  19. 27.
    Chatting with one of the UK's leading jazz singers, Emma Smith
    33:38
  20. 28.
    Must sees at the London Jazz Festival 13-22 November 2020
    17:08
  21. 29.
    Chatting with Miles Ashton, sound director of Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club in London about his career including Amy Winehouse's first ever gig
    27:47
  22. 30.
    What this jazz conversation podcast is all about
    12:05

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