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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 04 August 2012

There's a wide range of music in Alyn Shipton's selection of listeners' requests today, from the pioneering sounds of the New Orleans Rhythm Kings via the swing of Buck Clayton to the latest recording by Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts. Plus the jazz fusion sounds of Steely Dan.

Music Played

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

    Bob Zurke Nickel Nabber Blues

    Composer: Zurke Performers: Bob Zurke, p; Jack Thompon, Sterling Bose, Chelsea Quealey, t; Ray Noonan, Seymour Goldfinger tb; Mike Doty, Gus Ehreman, Ted Mack, John Gassoway, reeds; Noel Kilgren, g; Pete Peterson, b; Stan King, d. Dec 15, 1939

    Honky Tonk Train Blues, Hep, 1076 Track 21

  • Image for Paul Edis Sextet

    Paul Edis Sextet Ravelations

    Composer: Edis Performers: Paul Edis, p; Graham Hardy , t; Graeme Wilson, ts; Chris Hibbard, tb; Mick Shoulder, b; Adam Sinclair, d. 2012

    There Will Be Time, Jazz Action, JA19 Track 11

  • Image for Vic Dickenson and Buck Clayton

    Vic Dickenson and Buck Clayton The Lamp Is Low

    Composer: Shefter, Ravel, Parish, DeRose Performers: Buck Clayton, t; Vic Dickenson, tb; Herb Hall, cl; Hal Singer, ts; Danny Barker, g; Al Williams, p; Gene Ramey, b; Marquis Foster, d.

    Kansas City, Atlantic, 81701 S 1 T 2

  • Image for Buck Clayton

    Buck Clayton Stomping at The Savoy

    Composer: Goodman, Sampson, Mills Performers: Buck Clayton, t; Michel Pilet ts, Henri Chaix, p, Ilsa Eckinger, b; Wallace Bishop, d. 1966.

    In Switzerland, Sackville, SKCD220028 Track 3

  • Image for Charles Mingus

    Charles Mingus Ecclusiastics

    Composer: Mingus Performers: Jimmy Knepper, tb; Raahsan Roland Kirk, Booker Ervin, reeds; Charles Mingus, p; Doug Watkins, b; Dannie Richmond, d. November 6, 1961.

    Oh Yeah, Atlantic, 1377 S1 T 4

  • Image for New Orleans Rhythm Kings

    New Orleans Rhythm Kings Eccentric

    Composer: Robinson Performers: Elmer Schoebel, p; Paul Mares, c; George Brunies, tb; Leon Rappollo, cl; Jack Pettis, cm; Lou Black, bj; Steve Brown, b; Frank Snyder, d. Aug 29, 1929.

    George Brunis with the New Orleans Rhythm Kings, London, AL 3552 Track S 1/Track 1

  • Image for Count Basie

    Count Basie I'll Remember April

    Composer: Gene de Paul Performers: Clark Terry, t; Buddy DeFranco cl; Wardell Gray, bar; Rudy Rutherford, bar; Count Basie, p; Freddie Green, g; Jimmy Lewis, b; Gus Johnson, d. Nov 3, 1950.

    Octet Sounds, Ocium, 0002 Track 14

  • Image for Axel Zwingenberger, Ben Waters, Charlie Watts, Dave Green.

    Axel Zwingenberger, Ben Waters, Charlie Watts, Dave Green. Axel Zwingenberger, Ben Waters, Charlie Watts, Dave Green. - Low Down Dog Blues

    Composer: Carr Performers: Axel Zwingenberger, p; Ben Waters, p, v; Charlie Watts, d; Dave Green, b. September 2010.

    A,B,C and D of Boogie Wooge, Eagle, CD 488 Track 13

  • Image for Steely Dan

    Steely Dan Aja

    Composer: Becker / Fagin Performers: Denny Dias, Larry Carlton, Walter Becker, g; Donald Fagen, g, kb, v; Victor Feldman, perc; Timothy B. Schmit, backing v; Chuck Rainey, b; Steve Gadd, d; Michael Omartian, p; Joe Sample, elp; Wayne Shorter, ts. 1977.

    Aja, MCA, 37214 Track 2

  • Image for Big 18

    Big 18 Blues on Parade

    Composer: Herman/Tyler Performers: Billy Butterfield, Buck Clayton, Charlie Shavers, t; Rex Stewart, c; Lawrence Brown, Vic Dickenson, Lou McGarity, Dickie Wells, tb; Peanuts Hucko, Hymie Schertzer, Sam Donahue, Boomie Richman, Ernie Caceres, reeds. Johnny Guarnieri, p; Barry Galbraith, g; Milt Hinton, b; Jimmy Crawford, d. June 17 1958

    Swing Collection, RCA, DPS 2058/B 1278443

  • Image for Ian Carr

    Ian Carr For Liam

    Composer: Carr Performers: Ian Carr tpt/fghn/elp, Brian Smith ts/ss/fl/afl/pc, Geoff Castle elp/syn, Billy Kristian b, Roger Sellers d, Neil Ardley syn, Richard Burgess pc, Chris Fletcher pc. 1979

    Out of the Long Dark, Beat Goes On Recrords, BGOCD-420 Track 9


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