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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 28 January 2012

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

Please note that next week's progamme, 4th February, starts at 8.45pm


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Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
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    Please note that next week's progamme, 4th February, starts at 8.45pm

  • Playlist:

    Artist: Wynton Marsalis
    Title: Oh, but on the Third Day (Happy Feet Blues) (JRR Signature Tune)
    Composer: Wynton Marsalis
    Performers: Wynton Marsalis (tp), Marcus Roberts (p), Todd Williams (ts), Dr Michael White (cl), Danny Barker (bj), Teddy Riley (tp), Freddie Lonzo (tb), Reginald Veal (b), Herlin Riley (d)
    Recorded: 28 October 1988
    Album: The Majesty of the Blues
    Label: 1989 CD CBS 465129 2

    Artist: Juanita Hall
    Title: Lovin’ Sam from Alabam’
    Composer: Perry Bradford
    Performers: Juanita Hall (v), Claude Hopkins (p & arranger), Coleman Hawkins (tenor sax), Buster Bailey (cl), Doc Cheatham (tr), Jimmy Crawford (d), George Duvivier (b)
    Recorded: 1957
    Album: Sings the Blues
    Label: Fresh Record Sounds FSRCD68
    Track: Track 12 2.35

    Artist: George Shearing
    Title: Parry Opus
    Composer: Parry Opus
    Performers: George Shearing (p), Harry Parry (cl), Roy Marsh (vibraphone), Frank Deniz (g), Sam Molineaux (b), Ben Edwards (d)
    Recorded: May 3rd 1941
    Album: The Early Years
    Label: JSP Records JSP954B
    Track: Track 11 3.11

    Artist: Mike Daniels’ Delta Jazzband
    Title: Steamboat Stomp
    Composer: Boyd Senter
    Performers: Mike Daniels (tr), Johnny Barnes (cl), Gordon Blundy (tb), Dez Bacon (p & cl), Geoff Walker (banjo), Don Smith (b), Arthur Fyatt (d)
    Recorded: 10th and 17th March 1960
    Album: Mike on Mike
    Label: Columbia SX1256
    T rack: S1/1 4.10

    Artist: Woody Herman
    Title: Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow!
    Composer: Sammy Cahn and Julie Styne
    Performers: Woody Herman (cl, as, voc), Sonny Berman, Neal Hefti, Irv Lewis, Pete Candoli, Conte Candoli (tp), Ralph Pfeffner, Bill Harris, Ed Kiefer (tb), Sam Marowitz, John La Porta (cl, as), Flip Phillips, Mickey Folus (ts), Sam Rubinowitch (fl, bs) Tony Aless (p), Billy Bauer (g), Don Lamond (d)
    Recorded: New York, 10 December 1945
    Album: The Woody Herman Story
    Label: Proper P1159
    Track: Disc 3, Track 4 3.14

    Artist: Bob Brookmeyer
    Title: On the Sunny Side of the Street
    Composer: McHugh & Fields
    Performers: Bob Brookmeyer (tb), Jimmy Rowles (p), Buddy Clark (b), Mel Lewis (d)
    Recorded: Los Angeles, 16 June 1960
    Album: The Blues Hot and Cold
    Label: HMV CLP 1438
    Track: S1/1 6.05

    Artist: Bruce Turner
    Title: Sandpiper
    Composer: Bruce Turner
    Performers: Bruce Turner (as), Dave Cliff (g), Dave Green (b), Eddie Taylor (d)
    Recorded: Porcupine Studio, London, 1985
    Album: The Dirty Bopper
    Label: Upbeat Jazz URCD147
    Track: Track 1 5.13

    Artist: Blues for C.A
    Title: Jimmy Smith
    Composer: Jimmy Smith
    Performers: Jimmy Smith (organ), Jimmy Maxwell, Joe Newman, Snooky Young (tr), Kai Winding, Jimmy Cleveland, Melba Liston, Paul Faulise (tb), Jerry Dodgion, Marvin Holladay, Budd Johnson, Seldon Powell, Phil Woods (s), Kenny Burrell (g), Art Davis (b), Bob Bushness (fender b), George Devens (perc), Herb Lovelle (d)
    Recorded: New York, 1963
    Album: Any Number Can Win
    Label: Verve VLP 9057
    Track: S2/5 3.42

    Artist: Johnny Hodges
    Title: Let’s Fall in Love
    Composer: Harold Arlen
    Performers: Johnny Hodges (as), Ben Webster (ts), Roy Eldridge (tr), Lawrence Brown (tb), Billy Strayhorn (p), Wendell Marshall (b), Jo Jones (d)
    Recorded: Nola Studios, New York, 14 August 1958
    Album: Side by Side
    Label: Verve 521 405-2
    Track: Track 6, 6.45

    Artist: Gwilym Simcock
    Title: Blues Vignette
    Composer: Gwilym Simcock
    Performers: Gwilym Simcock (p), Yuri Goloubev (b), James Maddren (d)
    Recorded: Berry House, Ardingly, West Sussex, August 2009
    Album: Blues Vignette
    Label: Basho SRCD322 (2)
    Track: Disk 2, Track 3 8.12

    Artist: Sonny Rollins
    Title: Pent-up House
    Composer: Sonny Rollins
    Performers: Sonny Rollins (ts), Clifford Brown (tr), Richie Powell (p), George Morrow (b), Max Roach (d)
    Recorded: New York, 22 March 1956
    Album: Plus 4
    Label: Prestige OJCCD2432 (1)
    Track: Track 5 8.50


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