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The Buck Clayton Legacy Band in Concert

Duration:
1 hour, 30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 09 September 2012

Julian Joseph presents a concert of music by the Buck Clayton Legacy Band recorded at the Gateshead International Jazz Festival. Buck Clayton was star trumpeter with Count Basie in the 1930s and went on to become a fine arranger and bandleader in his own right.The Buck Clayton Legacy Band features writer, broadcaster and musician Alyn Shipton, and when Shipton published Buck Clayton's life story the legendary trumpeter gave him a set of new arrangements that had never been recorded. The band features the stellar line-up of Menno Daams and Ian Smith, trumpets; Alan Barnes and Matthias Seuffert, reeds; Adrian Fry, trombone; Martin Litton, piano; Martin Wheatley, guitar; Alyn Shipton, bass and Norman Emberson, drums.The set features the Clayton compositions Smoothie, Scorpio and Claytonia.

Music Played

15 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Neil Cowley Trio

    Neil Cowley Trio His Nibs

    Performers: Neil Cowley (Piano), Evan Jenkins (Drums), Richard Sadler (Bass) Composer: Neil Cowley

    Loud, Louder, Stop!, Candid records CACD 78551

  • Image for Jacob Karlzon

    Jacob Karlzon Nilha

    Performers: Jakob Karlzon (Piano), Hans Anderson (Bass), Jonas Holgersson (Drums) Composer: Jakob Karlzon

    More, ACT Records 95332

  • Image for Eli Degibri

    Eli Degibri Unrequited

    Performers: Eli Degibri (Sax), Brad Mehldau (Piano), Ron Carter (Bass), Al Foster (Drums) Composer: B Mehldau

    Israeli Song, Anzic Records ANC 3002

  • Image for Bobby Wellins Quartet

    Bobby Wellins Quartet Birds of Brazil (1st Movement)

    Performers: Bobby Wellins (Ten Sax), Pete Jacobsen (Pno, Rhodes Pno), Ken Baldock (bs), Spke Wells (dms), Kenny Wheeler (tpt, flgl hrn), Chris Karan (Percussion), Delme String Quartet Composer: Bobby Wellins

    Birds of Brazil, HEP Records CD 2097

  • Image for Antonio Forcione

    Antonio Forcione Madiba's Jive

    Performers: Antonio Forcione (Guitar), Adriano Adewale (Percussion), Jenny Adejayan (Cello), Nathan Thomson (Calimba) Composer: Antonio Forcione

    Sketches of Africa, Antastic Records CDANK 001

  • Image for Brad Mehldau Trio

    Brad Mehldau Trio Airegin

    Performers: Brad Mehldau (Piano), Larry Grenadier (Bass), Jeff Ballard (Drums) Composer: Sonny Rollins

    Where Do You Start, Nonesuch Records 532 029

  • Image for Oscar Peterson

    Oscar Peterson Cottontail

    Performers: Oscar Peterson (Piano), Barney Kessell (Guitar), Ray Brown (Bass) Composer: Duke Ellington

    Songbooks, Not Now Records NOT3CD 081

  • Image for Buck Clayton Legacy Band

    Buck Clayton Legacy Band Claytonia

    Performers: Alyn Shipton (Bass), Matthias Seuffert, Alan Barnes (Saxes), Menno Daams, Ian Smith (Trumpets), Adrian Fry (Trombone), Martin Litton (Piano), Martin Wheatley (Guitar), Norman Emberson (Drums) Composer: Buck Clayton BBC Recording, Recorded on 27th April 2011, at the Gateshead International Jazz Festival

  • Image for Buck Clayton Legacy Band

    Buck Clayton Legacy Band Smoothie

    Performers: Alyn Shipton (Bass), Matthias Seuffert, Alan Barnes (Saxes), Menno Daams, Ian Smith (Trumpets), Adrian Fry (Trombone), Martin Litton (Piano), Martin Wheatley (Guitar), Norman Emberson (Drums) Composer: Buck Clayton BBC Recording, Recorded on 27th April 2011, at the Gateshead International Jazz Festival

  • Image for Buck Clayton Legacy Band

    Buck Clayton Legacy Band Scorpio

    Performers: Alyn Shipton (Bass), Matthias Seuffert, Alan Barnes (Saxes), Menno Daams, Ian Smith (Trumpets), Adrian Fry (Trombone), Martin Litton (Piano), Martin Wheatley (Guitar), Norman Emberson (Drums) Composer: Buck Clayton BBC Recording, Recorded on 27th April 2011, at the Gateshead International Jazz Festival

  • Image for Fred Frith

    Fred Frith Untitled

    Performers: Fred Frith (Electric Guitar), John Edwards (Bass), Mark Sanders (Drums) Composer: Fred Frith BBC Recording, recorded for Jazz On 3, at Café Oto, London on 6th July 2012

  • Image for Helge Lien (Piano)

    Helge Lien (Piano) Kattenslager

    Composer: Helge Lien

    Kattenslager, Ozella Records OZ 041CD

  • Image for Peter James Trio

    Peter James Trio Headlong

    Performers: Peter James (Piano), Jeremy Brown (Bass), Tom Hooper (Drums) Composer: Peter James

    Soul Story, Mulberry Tree Music MULTR 1101

  • Image for Buddy Rich

    Buddy Rich Intro/Beulah Witch

    Composer: Don Menza

    The Man From Planet Jazz, Cherry Red Records/Five Four FIVE FOUR 20

  • Image for Arild Andersen (Bass), The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director)

    Arild Andersen (Bass), The Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director) May Dance

    Composer: Dave Holland

    Celebration, ECM Records ECM 2259 279 0947

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