On Sunday on Gilles Peterson’s BBC 6 Music show, techno maestro, Carl Craig, was joined by piano prodigy, Francesco Tristano, and prolific jazz musician, Kelvin Scholar, in a merging of musical styles from three (or four, counting Gilles) musical aficionados, for a special BBC Maida Vale Live sessions. You can listen again below. It’s really interesting to hear from the minds of all of them and the compositions are beautiful takes on Carl Craig’s techno masterpieces. It shows how far techno can go and brings the elements and importance of classical and jazz powerfully into the present.
Check it out at BBC Radio 6