Monty Alexander http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Funky Piano Players And New Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/funky-piano-players-and-new-music <p>Jazz Unlimited for December 29 will be&nbsp; “Funky Piano Players and New Music.”&nbsp; Experiencing a driving, funky sounding piano trio is one of the most exciting and joyous things in listening to jazz.&nbsp; We will feature music from Les McCann, Junior Mance, Red Garland, Bobby Timmons, Gene Harris, Ramsey Lewis and Monty Alexander will be featured.&nbsp; New music to be played will be from four new Mosaic sets: Earl Hines, Ella Fitzgerald and Chick Webb, Clifford Jordan Strata-East Sessions and John Carter/Bobby Bradford west coast avant-garde music.&nbsp; Recordings by Marc Copland a Sat, 28 Dec 2013 18:37:52 +0000 Dennis Owsley 32623 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Funky Piano Players And New Music More New Music http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/more-new-music <p>The June 23 Jazz Unlimited show will have new music featuring a duet between pianists Jaki Byard and Tommy Flanagan, vocalist Ben Sidran, pianists Joey Calderazzo, Monty Alexander and Keith Jarrett, alto saxophonist Jaleel Shaw, the Jim Widner Big Band and a five part Suite called "Hagar’s Song" by Charles Lloyd and Jason Moran.</p><p>The slide show has images of some of the musicians heard on this show.</p><p>This Archive of the 6/23/13 show will be available until Monday morning 7/1/13</p> Tue, 18 Jun 2013 13:20:06 +0000 Dennis Owsley 27500 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org More New Music