A rare Japanese record by fusion drummer Ronald Shannon Jackson is re-released. A sound artist overcomes the technical challenge of recording a real-time collaboration remotely.
There’s lockdown-inspired sounds from the venerable British saxophonist Trevor Watts. Plus sound artist Gawain Hewitt overcomes the technical challenge of recording a real-time collaboration remotely and captures a soul-stirring performance by saxophonist Kaidi Akinnibi and Dominic Canning on piano.
A Reduced Listening production for BBC Radio 3
Produced by Rebecca Gaskell
1 Dominic Canning, Kaidi Akinnibi & Gawain Hewitt – New Medium
2 Drawn to Water – Greeting
3 Ronald Shannon Jackson – This Groove Hea’R
4 Trevor Watts – I so elated 1
5 Crazy Doberman – born under an evil star
6 Cath Roberts & Tullis Rennie – Exhale
7 Tom Arthurs – Augmented Bern
8 Samuel Rohrer, Max Loderbauer, Stian Westerhus & Tobias Freund – cambium
9 The Gathering – Beauty And The Beast