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 it's own small way....tries to put that right!

JAZZ TODAY is a weekly radio show on Cambridge105 Radio. It is broadcast live in Cambridge UK on 105FM, on DAB digital and at

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

Monday, 16 May 2022

Jazz Today - Wed 18th May at 11pm BST on Cambridge 105 Radio (rpt)

....featuring pianist Helge Iberg (interpreting The Beatles), vocalist Siril Malmedal Hauge (revisiting Burt Bacharach) and trombonist Jacob Garchik (reassembling his own originals). In amongst will be drummer Florian Arbenz, the quartet Baryl and the Robert Jukic 4. Pete will also be running through the jazz gigs coming up in and around Cambridge, with music from Arun Ghosh, coming to the city later this month. Listen / Hear at 11pm BST. 

Sunday, 15 May 2022

Playlist - May 15th / 18th 2022

Postma / Jerjen / Barradas / Arbenz: Sin Tar-Danza from Elemental – Conversation #5 (Hammer)

Baryl: Lullaby for Klara from Allerede Mandag (Jaeger Community Music)

Robert Jukic 4: Skrunitev Sledi from Izza (RTVSlo)

Arun Ghosh: The Tailor’s Tale from Seclused in Light (Camoci)

Helge Iberg: Come Together from The Black and White Album (NXN)

Siril Malmedal Hauge & Jacob Young: I Say a Little Prayer from Chasing Sunsets (Oslo Session)

Jacob Garchik: Pastiche from Assembly (Yestereve)

Baryl: Perron 1 from Allerede Mandag (JaegerCommunity Music)

Sunday, 8 May 2022

Playlist - May 8th / 11th 2022

Marquis Hill: New Gospel from New Gospel Revisited (Edition)

Hirsute: Irruption Vocanique from Miniatures Du Dedans (Label Pince Oreilles)

Jakob Manz & Johanna Summer: Endlose Erms from The Gallery Concerts I (ACT)

Matt Ridley: Stranger Things from The Antidote (Ubuntu Music)

Chris Batchelor’s Zoetic: Shanzu (unreleased)

Carl Wittig’s Aurora Octett: Phlox from Perspective Suite (nWog)

Hirsute: Pyramide de Plasma from Miniatures Du Dedans (Label Pince Oreilles)


Intro / Outro – Stephane Huchard: Jakawa Jungle Spoon from Toutakoustiks (Blue Note Fr)

Sunday, 1 May 2022

Playlist - May 1st / 4th 2022

Yannick Rieu Generation Quartet: Qui Qu’en Grogne from Qui Qu’en Grogne (Yari Productions)

Andrea Keller: Prague 10 from Curates Monday Nights Live at The Jazzlab – Vol 3 PATSy (self-released)

Kind Folk: Around, Forever from Head Towards the Center (Fresh Sound New Talent)

Arun Ghosh: Farewell Blue from Seclused in Light (Camoci)

Fran Nava: Umkhonto We Sizwe from Umkhonto (Ears & Eyes)

Joona Toivanen Trio: Of Profession from Both Only (We Jazz)

Flavio Boltro & Fabio Giachino: Piccola Nina from Things To Say (CAM Jazz)

Jorg Schippa’s Unbeding T: Djungle from Tanzpalast (Jazzhausmusik)

Sunday, 24 April 2022

Playlist - Apr 24th / 27th 2022

Dave Douglas: Instrumental Angels from Secular Psalms (Greenleaf)

Joy Ellis: Day of Rest from Peaceful Place (Oti-O)

Maridalen: Pa Nye Eventyr from Bortenfor (Jazzland)

Tommaso Starace: Napul’e’ from The Power of Three (Music Center)

Tomasz Dabrowski & The Individual Beings: Old Habits from Tomasz Dabrowski & The Individual Beings (April)

Barber Mouse: Monk’s Dream from Heretic Monk (Auand)

Barber Mouse: Carolina Moon from Heretic Monk (Auand)

Dave Douglas: Agnus Dei from Secular Psalms (Greenleaf)

Sunday, 17 April 2022

Playlist - April 17th / 20th 2022

Bliss Quintet: When in Michelbach from Dramaqueen (Jazzland)

David Aubaile & Frederic Deville: Restanques from Dolce Ostinato (Label Tchai)

OK:KO: Rieju from Liesu (We Jazz)

Bugge Wesseltoft: Green from Be Am (Jazzland)

Bugge Wesseltoft: Road from Be Am (Jazzland)

Charlotte Keeffe: 1200 Photographs from Right Here, Right Now (Discus)

Michael Bisio Quartet: Crystal Fire from MBefore (Tao Forms)

David Aubaile & Frederic Deville: Bords De Loire from Dolce Ostinato (Label Tchai)

Eric Dubois Quartet: Contrepoint Bavardages from Eric Dubois Quartet (Circum-Disc)

Sunday, 10 April 2022

Playlist - April 10th / 13th 2022

Mark Turner: Nigeria II from Return from the Stars (ECM)

Fergus McCreadie: Morning Moon from Forest Floor (Edition)

Charlotte Keeffe: A Horse Named Galaxy from Right Here, Right Now (Discus)

Chris Batchelor’s Zoetic: Telling the Tale (unreleased)

Kontrasax: Ramallah Park from Die Kunst des Reisens (Jazzhausmusik)

Alvin Queen Trio: Goodbye J.D. from Night Train to Copenhagen (Stunt)

Alvin Queen Trio: Some Other Time from Night Train to Copenhagen (Stunt)

Shake Stew: Unmight from Heat (Traumton)