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.

Sunday 21 April 2024

Playlist - Apr 21st / 24th 2024

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Mark Lockheart
: Morning Smiles from Smiling (Edition)

Gary Brunton: Poem For No 15 from GWAWR (Juste-Une-Trace)

Mikael Mani: She’ll Arrive Between 10 and 11 from Guitar Poetry (ACT)

Looty Trio: Ca de Bou from Boxer Rebellion (AUT)

Mark Lockheart: Mingle Tingle from Dreamers (Edition)

Maridalen: Lorraine from Gressholmen (Jazzland)

Iris Trio: A Blue in Every Hue from Project Earth – The Blue Chapter (Centrediscs)

Iris Trio: Jay from Project Earth – The Blue Chapter (Centrediscs)

Charles Lloyd: Monks Dance from The Sky Will Still Be There Tomorrow (Blue Note)


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

Sunday 14 April 2024

Playlist - Apr 14th / 17th 2024

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Stefano Zeni
: Lancelot du Lac from Avalon Songs (Caligola)

Roddy Ellias: Chant from Moon Over Lake (self-released)

Maridalen: Fuglefangeren from Gressholmen (Jazzland)

Bruno Heinen & James Kitchman: Warm Valley from Rain Shadow (Ubuntu Music)

Joachim Ullrich’s Family of Choice: The Small Village from Five Simple Songs (Jazzhausmusik)

Matthieu Bordenave: The Blue Land from The Blue Land (ECM)

Roddy Ellias: Summer’s End from Moon Over Lake (self-released)

Byron Asher’s Skrontch Music: Papa Likes His Outside Women, Mama Likes Her Outside Men from Lord When You Send the Rain (Sinking City)

Sunday 7 April 2024

Playlist - Apr 7th / 10th 2024

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Gueorgui Kornazov Brass Spirit Quintet
: Twist from Reminiscences (self-released)

Bevort 3: Northbound from Northbound (Gateway Music)

Michael Attias: Hexway Liner from Quartet Music Vol 1: LuMiSong (Out Of Your Head)

Threeway w John Etheridge: AB4BC from Harken! (JazzCat)

Marta Klouckova Quartet: Poustim Te from Loving Season (Hevhetia)

Eva Novoa, Drew Gress & Devin Gray: Indigo Blue from Vol 1 (577)

Bevort 3: Ebullient Encounter from Northbound (Gateway Music)

Kjetil Mulelid: Heroes from Agoja (Odin)

Sunday 31 March 2024

Playlist - Mar 31st / Apr 3rd 2024

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Flat Earth Society
: The Lost One from The One (Zonk)

Christian McBride & Edgar Meyer: Barnyard Disturbance from But Who’s Gonna Play the Melody ? (Mack Avenue)

Koma Saxo: Omkomma Hemma from Post Koma (We Jazz)

Koma Saxo: Stundens Hetta from Post Koma (We Jazz)

John Turville: Cancion 4 from Head First (Whirlwind)

Julien Tassin: Believe from Great Expectations (Igloo / WERF)

Joe Webb: Collblanc from Collblanc (Edition)

Joe Webb: Munchin Munchen from Collblanc (Edition)

Ludovico Carmenati Ensemble: That’s It from Songs and Tunes (Notami Jazz)


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

Sunday 24 March 2024

Playlist - Mar 24th / 27th 2024

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Ernesto Cervini’s Turboprop
: Skeletons from A Canadian Songbook (TPR)

Michael Arbenz: Brilliant Moon from Classicism – A Point of View (self-released)

Emile Parisien Quartet: Wine Time Part 1 from Let Them Cook (ACT)

John Etheridge: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat from Blue Spirits Live (Dyad)

Jouni Jarvela, Lenny Pickett, Pepa Paivinen & Jonatan Sarikoski: Clarinet Trio VI from Jouni’s Pipe Dream (Jouni’sPipe Dream)

Florestan Berset, Francesco Losavio & Norbert Pfammatter: A from A Vol D’Oiseau (Fundacja Sluchaj)

Byron Asher’s Skrontch Music: Threads from Lord When You Send the Rain (Sinking City)

Sunday 17 March 2024

Playlist - Mar 17th / 20th 2024

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Gueorgui Kornazov
: Dance from Reminiscences (self-released)

Trish Clowes & Ross Stanley: Tres Palabras from Journey To Where (Stoney Lane)

Atom String Quartet: Interference from Universum (Warner Classics)

Oknytt: Gubbkepsen from Nogot om en Bjork (self-released)

Acceleration Due To Gravity: Cedar Run from Jonesville (Hot Cup)

John Surman: Words Unspoken from Words Unspoken (ECM)

Julian Costello Quartet: And All the Birds Were Set Free from And All the Birds Were Set Free (33 Jazz)

Sunday 10 March 2024

Playlist - March 10th /13th 2024

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: Radio Rotor from Radio Rotor (self-released)

Ted Morcaldi: Time Windows from Live 2023 (self-released)

Federico Calcagno Octet: Perseverance from Mundus Inversus (Habitable)

Misha Mullov-Abbado Group: Bear from Dream Circus (Edition)

Ambrose Akinmusire: Owl Song I  from Owl Song (Nonesuch)

Olivier Le Goas: Mirage from Sunland (Double Moon)

DASH!: Untie from Radio Rotor (self-released)

Erskine & Kavuma: The Day After from Ultrasound (Banger Factory)