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 weekly radio show on Cambridge105 Radio. It is broadcast live in Cambridge UK on 105FM, on DAB digital and at cambridge105.co.uk.

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


Tuesday, 27 September 2022

Jazz Today - Wed 28th Sep at 11pm BST on Cambridge 105 Radio (rpt)

 .... featuring music from Thumbscrew, Here’s to Us and Jasper Hoiby’s Planet B. We’ll have a Barn Dance from Ned Ferm and Kenny Wollesen, a quartet featuring the front line of saxophonists Will Vinson and Melissa Aldana and a quintet led by brothers Julian and Roman Wasserfuhr. Pete will also be running thru the jazz gigs coming up in and around Cambridge, illustrated with music from Laura Jurd’s Big Friendly. Listen HERE at 11pm BST.


Sunday, 25 September 2022

Playlist - Sun 25th Sep 2022

Thumbscrew: I’m a Senator! from Multicolored Midnight (Cuneiform)

Wollesen Ferm: Barn Dance from Heart in Hand (Stunt)

Here’s To Us: Aghmosavlidgan Mzisat from Kaukasus (Hoob)

Jasper Hoiby’s Planet B: There Will Be No Struggle from What It Means to Be Human (Edition)

Laura Jurd: Little Opener from Big Friendly Album (Big Friendly Records)

Here’s To Us: Kuchkhi Bednieri from Kaukasus (Hoob)

Julian & Roman Wasserfuhr: Forward from Mosaic (ACT)

Will Vinson: Resting Jazz Face from Tripwire (Whirlwind)



Sunday, 18 September 2022

Playlist - Sep 18th / 21st 2022

Lubos Soukup & Christian Pabst: Barcelona from Levitas (Animal Music)

Mike Westbrook Orchestra: William Tell Overture Part II and III (unreleased)

Mike Westbrook Orchestra: William Tell Overture Part V (unreleased)

Andrew McCormack: Fragile from Terra Firma (Ubuntu Music)

Randal Despommier: Toka Voka Oka Boka from A Midsummer Odyssey (Sunnyside)

Yaniv Taubenhouse: Once Upon a Time – Chapter One from Hope (Fresh Sound New Talent)


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



Sunday, 4 September 2022

Playlist - September 4th / 7th 2022

Rembrandt Frerichs: Elasticity from Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2 (trptk)

Chet Doxas: The Slopes of Sainte-Tite-Des-Caps from Rich in Symbols II (Justin Time)

Eric Vloeimans & Will Holshouser: Innermission 2 from Two For the Road (V-Flow)

Clement Janinet: Quiet Night from Ornette Under the Repetitive Skies III (BMC)

Tyshawn Sorey Trio: Enchantment from Mesmerism (Pi Recordings)

Rembrandt Frerichs: Textures and Registers from Piano Concertos Nos 1 & 2 (trptk)

The Java Quartet: Now from Before Now After (Dharma)


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



Sunday, 28 August 2022

Playlist - Aug 28th / 31st 2022

Team Hegdal: Rolihlahla from Vol 5 (ParticularRecordings)

Niklas Roever Quartett: Maman from Hell’s the Hippest Way To Go (Jazzhausmusik)

Sarah Bernstein: Clay Myth from Veer Quartet (New Focus Recordings)

Laura Jurd: Henry from The Big Friendly Album (Big Friendly)

Kjetil Mulelid Trio: The Road from Who Do You Love the Most? (Rune Grammofon)

Team Hegdal: Sun Ravel from Vol 5 (ParticularRecordings)

Theo Croker Quartet: All Blues from Sketches of Miles – Jazz at the Berlin Philharmonic XII (ACT)

 

Sunday, 21 August 2022

Playlist - Aug 21st / 24th 2022


Theo Croker Quartet
: So What from Sketches of Miles – Jazz at the Berlin Philharmonic XII (ACT)

Kjetil Mulelid Trio: Paul from Who Do You Love the Most? (Rune Grammofon)

Jakob Dinesen Quartet: Bahoup from Unconditional Love (Stunt)

Janel Leppin: Leaving the Woods from Ensemble Volcanic Ash (Cuneiform)

Tom Ward, Cath Roberts, Olie Brice & Johnny Hunter: Dust That Never Settles from Spinningwork (New Jazz and Improvised MusicRecordings)

Brian Landrus: Leatherback from Red List (Palmetto)

 

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


Sunday, 14 August 2022

Playlist - Aug 14th / 17th 2022

Leo Genovese: Cyclic Requiem from Ritual (577)

Ernesto Jodos: Frankie Five Angels from Donde el Mundo Ocurre (Ears & Eyes)

Matt Ulery: Parts VIII / IX / X from Become Giant (Woolgathering)

Andres Thor: Gagarin from Hereby (Losen)

Partikel: Cryptography from Anniversary Song (Berthold)

Enrico Fazio Ensemble: La Prostituta e Il Soldato from Girotondo (We Insist)

Enrico Fazio Ensemble: Il Marito e La Donna Galante from Girotondo (We Insist)

Ernesto Jodos: Tampoco lo Contrario from Donde el Mundo Ocurre (Ears & Eyes)

Keefe Jackson, Oscar Jan Hoogland, Joshua Abrams & Mikel Patrick Avery: The Happening from These Things Happen (AstralSpirits)