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Jazz Masters

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Description

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America’s contribution to modern music. The masters of Jazz are the artists who shaped and defined this wonderful and masterful musical genre. On Jazz Masters, you’ll be reunited with the artists who have shaped and changed the world of jazz. Great players and bands from Ellington and Gillespie to Miles Davis and MJQ and popular singers like Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald and Frank Sinatra. These are the iconic pioneers of Jaz

Music Programmer

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Pierre-Jean Lavigne


Pierre-Jean has been DJing and hosting various radio shows and podcasts since 1999. His involvement in the music scene has not only enabled him to play various at festivals but also to open for many of his favorite acts.

Radio and writing also brought him to sit on talent juries of varying festivals (Montreal Jazz Fest, Mundial, …) as well as being included in multiple music publications.

He has always believed that music’s capability of constantly surprising and touching people on different emotional levels is one of the best ways of bringing them together. For that reason, sincerity in playing is the quality he values most when searching for new music.

Artists

Ella Fitzgerald
Ben Webster
Miles Davis
Sarah Vaughan
Chet Baker
Oscar Peterson
Bill Evans
Stan Getz
Louis Armstrong
Duke Ellington

Chart

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God Bless the Child
Stanley Turrentine
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Autumn in New York
Tal Farlow
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You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Julie London
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Where Are You
Sonny Rollins
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I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good
Oscar Peterson Trio
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Corcovado
Cannonball Adderley & Sérgio Mendes
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Black Coffee
Peggy Lee
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I'm Old Fashioned
John Coltrane
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Baltimore Oriole
Sheila Jordan
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Love Is Here To Stay
Frank Sinatra