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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
I love jazz because it is the most diverse music genre.
I was first exposed to jazz a long time ago.
The best show I ever attended was Henry Threadgill's very very Circus at SJU jazzpodium in Utrecht.
The first jazz record I bought was Coleman Hawkins Big Band live at The Savoy Ballroom 1940.
My advice to new listeners is to attend as many concerts you can even though you may not know the musicians who are playing.
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