The Jazz Hole

Premiere DateJan 1, 2012
Categories Jazz Music
00:00 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
01:22 H*Town (for Houston, TX) – Helen Sung
02:58 El Torero – Rodrigo Bonelli Group
07:08 Toorna – Arun Luthra & Rachel Eckroth
13:50 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus – Interview Guest Arun Luthra, Part I
17:56 Soon Starts Now – Arun Luthra & Rachel Eckroth
24:34 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus – Interview Guest Arun Luthra, Part II
29:45 Louder Than Words – Arun Luthra & Rachel Eckroth
34:08 Tip Top Blues – Mark Sherman Quartet
45:23 DJ Marcus – Portrait of a Comedian Promo
45:44 Run – Malika Zarra
51:47 The Jazz Hole with DJ Linus
52:42 Blues Closer – Gene Harris Quartet
54:27 Anytime Anywhere – Rodrigo Bonelli Group
59:38 Finish

Start the new year with Helen Sung, Rodrigo Bonelli, Mark Sherman, Malika Zarra and more. The main focus and interview guest is the fantastic New York-based saxophonist, composer and arranger Arun Luthra.

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Helen Sung – H*Town (for Houston, TX)
Album: Helenistique
Helen Sung (p), Derrick Hodge (b) and Lewis Nash (d)

Rodrigo Bonelli Group – El Torero
Album: Stream of Stars
Rodrigo Bonelli (d), Matt Clauhs (ts), Mike Shea (p) and Jeff Mcauliffe (b)

Arun Luthra & Rachel Eckroth – ‘Toorna’, ‘Soon Starts Now’ & ‘Louder Than Words’
Album: Louder Than Words
Arun Luthra (ts, ss) and Rachel Eckroth (p, fender rhodes)

Mark Sherman Quartet – Tip Top Blues
Album: Mark Sherman Quartet – Live at the Bird’s Eye
Mark Sherman (vib), Allen Farnham (p), Dean Johnson (b) and Tim Horner (d)

Malika Zarra – Run
Album: On the Ebony Road
Malika Zarra (voc), Francis Jacon (g), Brahim Fribgane (oud, dumbek, cajon, kerkabou, bendir and voc), Mamadou Ba (b) and Harvey Wirht (d)

Gene Harris Quartet – Blues Closer
Album: Live In London
Gene Harris (p), Jim Mullen (g), Andrew Cleyndert (b) and Martin Drew (d)

Rodrigo Bonelli Group – Anytime Anywhere
Album: Stream of Stars
Rodrigo Bonelli (d), Nick Goumas (ts), Luke Penella (as), Mike Shea (p) and Alex Goumas (b)

Arun Luthra
January 12th 2012, The 505 – Sydney, Australia
January 14th 2012, Dizzy’s Jazz Club – Melbourne, Australia
January 28th 2012, Brooklyn, NY

Rodrigo Bonelli Group

Malika Zarra
January 6th 2012, Zinc Bar – New York, NY

Mark Sherman
February 10th & 11th 2012, The Kitano – New York, NY

Linus Wyrsch is one of New York City's most sought-after clarinetists and saxophonists. Full of passion for jazz, Brazilian and Latin music, the Swiss native maintains a busy performance and recording schedule.…