Corey revisits a classic archive recording from 1969, an exuberant ten-piece ensemble led by saxophonist John Surman. Plus, a joyful solo piano piece by Bheki Mseleku.
Corey revisits a classic archive recording, an exuberant ten-piece ensemble led by saxophonist John Surman. Recorded in 1969 as a one-off broadcast for German public radio the session was released by Cuneiform records in 2011 and captures Surman in the early stages of his career with a stellar line-up. Plus, a joyful solo piano piece by Bheki Mseleku, and the Australian Art Orchestra collaborate with the sound artist Shoeb Ahmad in an exploration of her teenage experiences.
Produced by Rebecca Gaskell
A Reduced Listening production for BBC Radio 3
1 Bheki Mseleku – Ekhaya (Home)
2 Agile Experiments – DREAM LOSS
3 Irène Schweizer & Hamid Drake – Hot Sunflowers
4 John Surman – Flashpoint
5 Australian Art Orchestra & Shoeb Ahmad – im/modesty – excerpt 1
6 Jeanne Lee – Sundance
7 Yuma Uesaka, Cat Toren & Colin Hinton – Anemone
8 Tanja Feichtmair, Damon Smith & Gino Robair – Throw Off the last veil
9 Dave Tucker, Pat Thomas, Thurston Moore & Mark Sanders – The New Normal Part 2