Guy Barker's Jazz Collection

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Classic Jazz Labels20090831
01Jazz Festivals2009072720110104

Another chance to hear trumpeter and composer Guy Barker present an authoritative guide to jazz music.

Taking a different theme each week, Guy celebrates some of jazz's finest exponents and sounds the trumpet for virtuoso performers in his own field.

He also looks at the art of arranging; jazz on the silver screen; and influential record labels.

In the first programme of the series, Guy looks at classic and contemporary jazz festivals, including Newport, Montreux and Appleby.

Trumpeter and composer Guy Barker takes a look at classic and contemporary jazz festivals.

02Trumpet Masters2009080320110111

The trumpeter and composer Guy Barker presents an authoritative guide to jazz music.

Taking a different theme each week, Guy celebrates some of jazz's finest exponents and sounds the trumpet for virtuoso performers in his own field.

He also looks at the art of arranging; jazz on the silver screen; and influential record labels.

In the second programme of the series, Trumpet Masters, Guy looks at virtuoso performers including Louis Armstrong, Clifford Brown, Freddie Hubbard, Miles Davis, Chet Baker and Rex Stewart.

The trumpeter and composer Guy Barker looks at trumpet masters in his guide to jazz.

03Jazz At The Movies2009081020110118

The trumpeter and composer Guy Barker presents an authoritative guide to jazz music.

Taking a different theme each week, Guy celebrates some of jazz's finest exponents and sounds the trumpet for virtuoso performers in his own field.

He also looks at the art of arranging; jazz on the silver screen; and some classic labels.

The third programme of the series is Jazz At The Movies, with music from Chico Hamilton, Art Blakey, Sonny Rollins and Dudley Moore.

Guy Barker looks at jazz in the movies.

Another chance to hear the trumpeter and composer Guy Barker present an authoritative guide to jazz music.

The third programme of the series is Jazz on Film, with music from Chico Hamilton, Art Blakey, Sonny Rollins and Dudley Moore.

Guy Barker looks at jazz in the movies by Chico Hamilton, Sonny Rollins and Dudley Moore.

04The Other Side Of The Pond: British And European Jazz2009081720110125

Guy Barker takes a look at British and European Jazz.

This week's show features classic British fare from Tubby Hayes, Dick Morrissey and Stan Tracey.

It also highlights new material from Andy Shepherd, alongside contemporary continental offerings from Benjamin Herman and Patrik Boman's Seven Piece Machine.

Trumpeter and composer Guy Barker looks at British and European jazz.

Guy Barker delves in to his to jazz collection in search of favourites, classics and elusive gems.

Taking a different theme every week, he celebrates festivals, his favourite trumpet masters, jazz on film, arrangers, British and European jazz and classic labels.

In the fourth episode, The Other Side Of The Pond, Guy takes a look at British and European Jazz and features classic British fare from Tubby Hayes, Dick Morrissey and Stan Tracey.

The show also highlights new material from Andy Sheppard, alongside contemporary continental offerings from Benjamin Herman and Patrik Boman's Seven Piece Machine.

05Arrangers2009082420110201

Guy Barker continues to delve into his to jazz collection in search of favourites, classics and elusive gems.

This week, Guy pays tribute to his favourite jazz arrangers.

The programme features classic fare from Gil Evans, Charles Mingus and Billy Strayhorn, alongside contemporary releases from Maria Schneider and Vince Mendoza.

Trumpeter and composer Guy Barker pays tribute to his favourite jazz arrangers.

Guy Barker delves in to his to jazz collection in search of favourites, classics and elusive gems.

Taking a different theme every week he'll be celebrating festivals, his favourite trumpet masters, jazz on film, arrangers, British and European jazz and classic labels.

Featuring classic fare from Gil Evans, Charles Mingus and Billy Strayhorn, alongside contemporary releases from Maria Schneider and Vince Mendoza.

05Jazz Arrangers20090824

05Jazz Arrangers2009082420110201 (R2)

Guy Barker continues to delve into his to jazz collection in search of favourites, classics and elusive gems. This week, Guy pays tribute to his favourite jazz arrangers. The programme features classic fare from Gil Evans, Charles Mingus and Billy Strayhorn, alongside contemporary releases from Maria Schneider and Vince Mendoza.

06Classic Jazz Labels20090907

06Classic Jazz Labels2009090720110208 (R2)

Guy takes a look at some of the classic jazz labels. Includes selections from the Blue Note, Impulse, Atlantic, Verve, and Fantasy vaults. Featured artists this week range from Albert Ammons to the John Swana Sextet, via Chet Baker, John Coltrane and Jimmy Smith.

06 LASTClassic Jazz Labels2009090720110208

Guy takes a look at some of the classic jazz labels.

Includes selections from the Blue Note, Impulse, Atlantic, Verve, and Fantasy vaults.

Featured artists this week range from Albert Ammons to the John Swana Sextet, via Chet Baker, John Coltrane and Jimmy Smith.

Trumpeter and composer Guy Barker looks at some of the classic jazz labels.