Bassist Steve Swallow joins Alyn Shipton at the 2010 Cheltenham Jazz Festival.
Bassist Steve Swallow joins Alyn Shipton in front of an audience at 2010's Cheltenham Jazz Festival to discuss his finest recordings, including work with Art Farmer and Carla Bley.
Bassist Steve Swallow joins Alyn Shipton in front of an audience at the Cheltenham Jazz Festival.
A specialist on the electric bass, Swallow looks back at his early days on the acoustic instrument and talks about the wide variety of his work over a forty-year period.
Significant partnerships include reed-player Jimmy Giuffre, trumpeter Art Farmer, the Gary Burton Quartet (with whom Swallow came to England many times) and fellow-Cheltenham Jazz Festival star John Scofield.