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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 26 May 2012

Alyn Shipton presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests, including music by Horace Silver, John McLaughlin, and Michel Petrucciani. There's also a surprising appearance by Acker Bilk, revivalist jazz from Turk Murphy, and music from young British artists Finn Peters and Kaz Simmons.

Music Played

11 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Acker Bilk

    Acker Bilk Caravan

    Composer: Ellington / Mills / Tizol Performers: Acker Bilk, cl; Al Fairweather, t; Bruce Turner, as; Johnny Mortimer, tb; Stan Greig, p; Tony Pitt, g; Tucker Finlayson, b; Ron McKay, d. Recorded: 1968, Dusseldorf.

    In Concert 1968, Lake, CD 121, 7

  • Image for Finn Peters

    Finn Peters Octet

    Composer: Peters Performers: Finn Peters, f, as; Tom Herbert, b; David Okumu, g; Nick Ramm, kb; Tom Skinner, perc; Matthew Yee-king, computers. Recorded: 2008.

    Butterflies, Accidental, AC29 Track 7

  • Image for Horace Silver

    Horace Silver Song For My Father

    Composer: Silver Performers: Carmell Jones, t; Joe Henderson, ts; Horace Silver, p; Teddy Smith, b; Roger Humphries, d. Recorded: October 26, 1964.

    Best Of Horace Silver Vol. 2, Blue Note, CDP 7 93206 2, 1

  • Image for Christie Brothers Stompers

    Christie Brothers Stompers Cielito Lindo

    Composer: Fernandez / Redmond / Cavanagh Performers: Ken Colyer, t; Keith Christie, tb; Ian Christie, cl; Pat Hawes, p; Ben Marshall, bj; Mickey Ashman, b; George Hopkinson, d. Recorded: March 25 1951

    Great Revival, Lake, 134, 20

  • Image for Turk Murphy

    Turk Murphy Irish Black Bottom

    Composer: Louis Armstrong & Percy Venable Performers: Bob Scobey t; Turk Murphy tb; Bill Napier, cl; Burt Bales, p; Bill Newman, bj; Squire Girsback, tu; Stan Ward, d. Recorded: January 19, 1950

    New Orleans Shuffle, PHILIPS, BBL7145 S1 T 4

  • Image for Frank Ricotti All Stars featuring Kenny Baker

    Frank Ricotti All Stars featuring Kenny Baker Hobson's Chase

    Composer: Ricotti Performers: Kenny Baker, c; Don Lusher, tb; Roy Willox, Stan Sulzmann, Dave Willis, reeds; David Hartley, p; Les Thatcher, bj’ Chris Laurenve, b; Allan Ganley, d. Recorded: 1988.

    The Beiderbecke Collection, Dormouse, 20, 8

  • Image for Sarah Vaughan

    Sarah Vaughan Peter Gunn

    Composer: Mancini, Livingston, Evans Performers: Sarah Vaughan and orchestra directed by Bill Holman.

    Sings the Mancini Songbook, Verve, 558 401-2, 7

  • Image for Michel Petrucciani

    Michel Petrucciani Morning Blues

    Composer: Petrucciani Performers: Michel Petrucciani, p; Wayne Shorter, ss; Jim Hall, Guitar Recorded: July 1986.

    Power of Three, Blue Note, CDP 7 46427 2, 3

  • Image for Barbara Dennerlein

    Barbara Dennerlein Outhipped

    Composer: Dennerlein Performers: Barbara Dennerlein, org; Don Alias, perc; Darren Barrett, t; James Genus, b; Craig Handy, ts; Antonio Hart, ss; Steve Nelson, marimba; Mitch Watkins, g; Jeff Tain Watts, d. Recorded: February 1999.

    Outhipped, Verve, 547 503-2, 1

  • Image for Nice Life

    Nice Life Kaz Simmons

    Composer: Simmons Performers: Kaz Simmons. voc, g; Oli Langford, vn; Max Baillie, vn; Nozomi Cohen, vla; Lucy Railton, cello. Recorded: May 2010.

    Dandelions, Fast Awake, 02, 7

  • Image for John McLaughlin

    John McLaughlin It's Funny

    Composer: McLaughlin Performers: John Surman, ss; John McLaughlin, g; Brian Odges, b; Tony Oxley, d. Recorded: January 18, 1969.

    Compact Jazz, Verve, 5161142, 2


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