JAZZ ALLEY – THE STORY OF JAZZ PART 2

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The Story of Jazz Part 2.

Continuing to explore the roots and development of jazz, Donald Helme examines the expanding role of the soloist in jazz, and the emergence of the saxophone as a front line solo instrument.

As with last month’s opener in this series, the story is told by reference to a wide range of eras and styles.

RTÉ lyric fm, Wednesday 13 November, 7pm-8pm