September 2012

Dave Holland

dave holland  British bassist, composer and band leader, Dave Holland began on the ukelele, and found his way to the upright bass.  He studied with classical teachers but listened to Ray Brown and Charles Mingus to get his sound.  Hear the wonderful variety of bands created by Dave Holland Monday Night on the 9 O'clock Special. Jazz awakes at 8.

Pat Metheny

Pat Metheny playing guitar  Born in the midwest, Pat Metheny came from a trumpet playing family but just fell in love with the guitar.  He changed the entire repertoire of  guitar sounds used in jazz and created his own unique language and style.  Metheny recorded Grammy winning CDs solo, with his combos, and with orchestras.  Hear the other worldly tones of brilliant guitarist Pat Metheny tonight on the 9 o'clock Special.