Thanks to Sue Nicholls for the info:
Okay Squeeze fans, tune in to Radio 4 now to hear Stephen Large accompanying jazz viola player David Lasserson on Front Row. If you missed it, here’s the link for a couple of video clips of the pair of them playing. Fabulous.
And if you wait a few hours until the programme appears on ‘Listen again’ you can hear the pair playing a snippet of ‘When the hangover strikes’.
Forget the saxophone or the trumpet – it’s time for the viola to take the spotlight in the jazz world, according to musician David Lasserson. He tells Kirsty why this often-overlooked member of the string family can bring new life to old jazz standards, and plays live in the studio, with pianist Stephen Large