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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 25 February 2012

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

Music Played

11 items
  • Image for Louis Armstrong

    Louis Armstrong Jubilee

    Composer: Hoagy Carmichael & Stanley Adams Performers: Louis Armstrong (voc), Henry ‘Red’ Allen, Louis Bacon, Shelton Hemphill (tr), Wilbur De Paris, J.C Higginbotham, George Washington (tb), Bingie Madison, Albert Nicholas (cl, ts), Pete Clark, Charlie Holmes (as), Luis Russell (p), Lee Blair (g), Pops Foster (b), Paul Barbarin (d) Recorded: La 1938

    The Ultimate Collection, Verve 543 699-2

  • Image for Burgundy Street Blues

    Burgundy Street Blues George Lewis

    Composer: George Lewis Performers: George Lewis (cl), Ian Wheeler (cl), John Bastable (banjo), Ron Ward (b), Colin Bowden (d) Recorded: Manchester, 1957

    The Famous Manchester Free Trade Hall Concert (2nd Half), 504 CD 51

  • Image for Ken Moule Seven

    Ken Moule Seven Main Stem

    Composer: Duke Ellington Performers: Ken Moule (p), Dave Usden (tr), Roy Sidwell and Keith Barr (ts), Don Cooper (bs), Allan Watts (b), Lennie Breslow (d) Recorded: 1955

    Single, Decca F 10508

  • Image for Una Mae Carlisle

    Una Mae Carlisle Blitzkrieg Baby

    Composer: Fred & Doris Fisher Performers: Una Mae Carlisle (voc), Shad Collins (tr), Lester Young (ts), Clyde Hart (p), John Collins (g), Nick Fenton (b), Harold ‘Doc’ West (d) Recorded: 1941

    Una Mae Carlisle 1938-1941, Classics 1209

  • Image for Stan Kenton

    Stan Kenton Stella by Starlight

    Composer: Victor Young Performers: Stam Kenton (p), Bobby Clark, Ed Lenny, Sam Noto, Al Porcino,Stu Williamson (tr), Don Davidson, Charlie Mariano, Lennie Niehaus, Bill Perkins, Dave Van Kriedt (s), Gus Chappell, Bob Fitzpatrick, Carl Fontana, Don Kelly, Kent Larson (tb), Ralph Blaze (g), Max Bennett (b), Mel Lewis (d) Recorded: 1955

    Na, Capitol EAP 1-666

  • Image for Laurindo Almeida and Bud Shank

    Laurindo Almeida and Bud Shank Carioca Hills

    Composer: Laurindo Almeida Performers: Bud Shank (as), Laurindo Almeida (g), Gary Peacock (b), Chuck Flores (d) Recorded: La 1958

    Brazilliance Vol. 2, World Pacific CDP7961022 (1)

  • Image for Woody Herman

    Woody Herman Four Brothers

    Composer: Jimmy Giuffre Performers: Woody Herman (cl), Mary Ann McCall (voc), Ernie Royal, Bernie Glow, Stan Fishelson, Shorty Rogers, Marky Markowitz (tr), Earl Swope, Ollie Wilson, Bob Swift (tb), Sam Marowitz (as), Herbie Steward (ts), Stan Getz, Zoot Sims (ts), Serge Chaloff (bs), Fred Otis (p), Gene Sargent (g), Walt Yoder (b), Don Lamond (d) Recorded: 1947

    The Woody Herman Story – Four Brothers, Proper P1160

  • Image for Bob Brookmeyer

    Bob Brookmeyer Jive Hoot

    Composer: R. Brookmeyer Performers: Bob Brookmeyer (valve tb), Stan Getz (ts), Herbie Hancock (p), Ron Carter (b), Gary Burton (vib), Elvin Jones (d) Recorded: New York, 1964

    Bob Brookmeyer and Friends, Columbia 468413 2

  • Image for Jimmy Yancey

    Jimmy Yancey At the Window

    Composer: Jimmy Yancey Performers: Jimmy Yancey (p) Recorded: 1943

    Jazz Immortals No.2, Vogue LDE166 (1)

  • Image for Horace Silver

    Horace Silver Song for My Father

    Composer: Horace Silver Performers: Horace Silver (p), Carmell Jones (tr), Joe Henderson (ts), Teddy Smith (b), Roger Humphries (d) Recorded: New Jersey, 1964

    Song for My Father, Blue Note CDP 7 84185 2

  • Image for Jimmy Deuchar

    Jimmy Deuchar Swingin' in Studio Two

    Composer: Sonny Stitt Performers: Jimmy Deuchar (tr), Derek Humble (as), Tubby Hayes (ts), Eddie Harvey (p), Kenny Napper (bass), Phil Seaman (d) Recorded: 1957

    Swingin’ in the Blues, Tempo TAP 21


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