The Art of the Improvisers

tue 20 mar 2007 23:00 
Genre: Free Jazz
Composers: John Coltrane | Ravi Shankar

Jazz & India, part 1: over the years, the rich music culture of India has formed a source of inspiration for many jazz musicians. This hour features music by John Coltrane and Joe Harriott and others.


1. Jerry Hahn: Ragahantar” (Jerry Hahn)    (3.46)
from the LP Jerry Hahn and his Quintet  Arhoolie 8006
2. John Coltrane:  India” (John Coltrane)   (15.17)
from the double LP The Other Village Vanguard Tapes  Impulse AIMLP 25013
3. Albert Mangelsdorff Quintet:
Three Jazz Moods on a theme by Ravi Shankar” (R. Shankar / A. Mangelsdorff)  (6.10)
Günter Lenz & Ralph Hübner: “Raknash” (Günter Lenz & Ralph Hübner) (4.38) from the CD Now Jazz Ramwong  L&R  CDLR 71001
4. Joe Harriott & John Mayer:  Partita” (John Mayer)  (17.17)
from the CD Indo Jazz Fusion   Collectables COL-CD-6250
5. Joe Harriott & John Mayer:  Subject” (John Mayer & Joe Harriott)  (6.17)
from the CD Indo Jazz Fusion   Collectables COL-CD-625 
A lot of information about Indian music instruments can be found at:  http://www.indiavisitinformation.com/indian-celebrities/Indian-Music/india-musical-instrument/Default.shtml