The Quieter Side Of Jazz And New Music | St. Louis Public Radio

The Quieter Side Of Jazz And New Music

Jan 23, 2013

Jazz musicians occasionally use classical music themes for improvisation.  On the January 28, 2013 edition of Jazz Unlimited, the first hour will have music by Bach, Villa Lobos, Mozart, Pachelbel, Rachmaninov, Dvorak and Rodrigo played without horns.  The second hours will present new music with Dizzy Gillespie, Dena DeRose, Art Pepper, Marcus Roberts, Hal Russell and others.

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Due to music copyright restrictions, the music from this show is no longer available. Music is posted for two weeks after a show airs. 

Check out the photos of some of the artists seen on the show.

Here is a video of the avant garde Hal Russell NRG Ensemble mocking music videos in the 1980's.