In search of clues about the key components that make it possible to build the mood, the suspense, the intrigue, the build-up of tension, the adrenaline rush and the release in a good film noir with a jazz soundtrack, or in the jazz soundtrack of an imaginary film noir.
Plus an interview with German-born, Paris-based, pianist Frank Woeste and a preview of the Carnegie Hall debut of Sardinian guitarist Paolo Angeli
Lounge Lizards "Incident on South Street" from The Lounge Lizards (Editions) 00:00
Lounge Lizards "Harlem Nocturne" from The Lounge Lizards (Editions) 03:18
Host talks 05:20
Stanley Wilson -"The Search" from Music From M Squad / Music for Mike Hammer (Collectables) 07:25
Stanley Wilson -"The Chase" from Music From M Squad / Music for Mike Hammer (Collectables) 10:48
Jazz is for me the most important cultural revolution of the 20th century and I'm proud to
play this kind of music. For me, jazz is more than a kind of music, it's the best way of playing
any musical material.