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BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival: Jazz Record Requests

LIVE from Radio 3's Pop Up Studio on Sage Gateshead's Concourse

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Venue: Sage Gateshead Concourse


Alyn Shipton brings the popular Radio 3 programme back to Sage Gateshead for a live edition catching up with news of the Newcastle Jazz Co-Op. Requests come from listeners and Free Thinking speakers and there’s live music from Newcastle-based jazz violinist Emma Fisk and guitarist James Birkett playing along with Alyn Shipton.

Alyn Shipton is a jazz historian, broadcaster and author of many books about individual jazz musicians including the first full-length biography of Cab Calloway and A New History of Jazz.

Part of BBC Radio 3 Free Thinking Festival 2018