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Listener Feedback

Duration:
1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 29 May 2010

In his regular roundup of suggestions from listeners, Alyn Shipton presents music to add to Jazz Library's recommendations for the year so far. The contrasting pianistic styles of Erroll Garner, Keith Tippett and Ray Bryant are brought into focus in this week's playlist, along with other audience picks for additional tracks from Ornette Coleman and Gil Evans.

Music Played

9 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Oscar Peterson

    Oscar Peterson Brotherhood Of Man

    Composer: Loesser Performers: Clark Terry, t; Oscar Peterson, p; Ray Brown, b; Ed Thigpen, d. August, 1964.

    Oscar Peterson Trio + 1, Verve, 000965202

  • Image for Metropolitan Opera House Jam Session

    Metropolitan Opera House Jam Session I Got Rhythm

    Composer: G. & I. Gershwin Performers: Louis Armstrong, Roy Eldridge, tp; Barney Bigard, cl; Coleman Hawkins, ts; Jack Teagarden, tb; Red Norvo, xl; Art Tatum, p; Oscar Pettiford, b; Big Sid Catlett, d. Metropolitan Opera House, New York, 18 Jan 1944.

    Metropolitan Opera House Jam Session, Jazz Anthology, 550212

  • Image for Bob Brookmeyer & Bill Evans

    Bob Brookmeyer & Bill Evans Bob Brookmeyer & Bill Evans - The Man I Love

    Composer: G. & I. Gershwin Performers: Bob Brookmeyer, Bill Evans, p; Percy Heath, b; Connie Kay, d. New York, 12 March 1959.

    The Ivory Hunters, Blue Note, 27324, Track 5

  • Image for Erroll Garner

    Erroll Garner That Old Feeling

    Composer: Les Brown / Sammy Fain Performers: Erroll Garner, p. New York, 14 March 1955.

    Solitaire, Mercury, 5182792

  • Image for Louis Moholo / Larry Stabbins / Keith Tippett

    Louis Moholo / Larry Stabbins / Keith Tippett Tern

    Composer: Moholo / Stabbins / Tippett Performers: Larry Stabbins, ss; Keith Tippett, p; Louis Moholo, d. Total Music Meeting, Quartier Latin, Berlin, 3 & 5 Nov 1982.

    Tern, FMP, SAJ 43/44

  • Image for Sonny Rollins

    Sonny Rollins Blue Room

    Composer: Rogers / Hart Performers: Sonny Rollins, ts; Ray Bryant, p; Walter Booker, b; Mickey Roker, d. Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 8 July 1965.

    Sonny Rollins On Impulse!, Impulse!, IMP 12232

  • Image for Joni Mitchell

    Joni Mitchell Overture/Cotton Avenue

    Composer: Mitchell Performers: Joni Mitchell, g, voc; Jaco Pastorius, b; John Guerin, d. A & M Studios, Hollywood, 1977.

    Don Juan's Reckless Daughter, Asylum, 8122746642

  • Image for Ornette Coleman / Joachim Kühn

    Ornette Coleman / Joachim Kühn Cyber Cyber

    Composer: Coleman Performers: Ornette Coleman, as; Joachim Kühn, p. Leipzig, 31 Aug 1996.

    Colors: Live from Leipzig, Harmolodic/Verve, 537789

  • Image for Gil Evans

    Gil Evans Straight, No Chaser

    Composer: Monk Performers: Gil Evans, p, arr, cond; Johnny Coles, Louis Mucci, Allen Smith, tp; Curtis Fuller, Bill Elton, tb; Bob Northern, fr h; Bill Barber, tub; Steve Lacy, ss; Al Block, reeds; Chuck Wayne, g; Dick Carter, b; Dennis Charles, d. New York City, early 1959.

    Great Jazz Standards/New Bottle, Poll Winners, PWR27214

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