2-5m-1-S1E8-Tuba or not Tuba?

April 15, 2021 Simon Whiteside and Nicholas Tomalin Season 1 Episode 8
2-5m-1-S1E8-Tuba or not Tuba?
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Normal service is resumed after the April fools gag that was Des Luton.

In this episode Nick and Simon discuss the use of tuba in jazz from its role as primary bass instrument to colouristic and improvisational member of the ensemble.

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Nick explains the role of tuba in early jazz
Simon Talks about the "Birth of the Cool" effect
Nick Talks about Be Bop tuba
Wrap up