29.08.2023 That's My Jazz: The Power of Three

Prof. Catherine Tackley
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  • JAZZ
  • TRIO

There’s something in jazz for everyone! Exploring themes which connect the past and present of jazz, this show highlights contemporary artists, revisits landmark albums and reveals lesser-known tracks from more than a century of jazz on record. Whether you are new to jazz or a long-standing fan, this is the show that will help you find your jazz.

The number three is powerful in religion, philosophy, mathematics – and music. This episode of ‘That’s My Jazz’ explores the significance of ‘three’ in jazz composition and performance.


Three Little Words/Live at Birdland – John Pizzarelli Trio
On The Sunny Side of the Street/The Nat King Cole Trio Complete Capitol Transcription Sessions
Knowing Me Knowing You/Motel – The Bad Plus
If I Were a Bell/The Amazing Jimmy Smith Trio Live at the Village Gate
Someday My Prince Will Come/Up For It – Keith Jarrett Trio
Three Good Things/Shadow Work – Mammal Hands
I’m Putting All My Eggs in One Basket/Presenting the Boswell Sisters
42nd Street/Stepping Out – Diana Krall
Just One of Those Things/Art Tatum Trio