The New Jazz Standards

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20030818

Richard Niles concludes a six-part series featuring the best in contemporary jazz.

198D0119981123

Richard Niles presents a four-part series exploring the finest music from the world of new jazz and jazz fusion.

Featured artists include Miles Davis, Weather Report, John McLaughlin, the James Taylor Quartet and Ronny Jordan.

With a specially recorded live set from British alto saxophonist Nigel Hitchcock and his quintet.

198D0219981130

Richard Niles presents a four-part series exploring the finest music from the world of new jazz and jazz fusion.

Featured artists in this second programme include the Brecker Brothers, Hue and Cry, George Benson and Grover Washington.

With a live set featuring young British artists trumpeter Martin Shaw and keyboardist Steve Hamilton.

198D0319981207

Richard Niles presents a four-part series exploring the finest music from the world of jazz fusion.

This third programme features Courtney Pine, Cassandra Wilson, and Return to Forever, and includes an interview with jazz pianist Chick Corea.

198D0419981214

Richard Niles presents the fourth in a five-part series exploring the finest music from the world of jazz fusion.

This programme features artists including Herbie Hancock, Pat Metheny and Mike Stern, with an acoustic session from Claire Martin.

198D0519981221

Richard Niles concludes his five-part series exploring the finest music from the world of jazz fusion.

This programme features artists including John Scofield, Chuck Mangione and Dave Grusin, with a specially recorded set from guitarist Hamish Stuart's group.