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1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 10 November 2012

As the London Jazz Festival gets under way, Alyn Shipton looks forward to next week's specially recorded edition of the programme, and also plays listeners' requests for music by Azimuth, Tony Lee and the Hi Life Brass Band from Manchester.

Music Played

12 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

    Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Jam With Sam

    Composer: Ellington Performers: Clark Terry, Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Ray Nance, t; Britt Woodman, Quentin Jackson, Juan Tizol, tb; Jimmy Hamilton, cl, ts; Willie Smith, Russell Procope, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney, reeds; Duke Ellington, p; Wendell Marshall, b; Louie Bellson, d. 25 March 1952.

    1952, Classics, 1320, Track 9

  • Image for Art Tatum

    Art Tatum Somebody Loves Me

    Composer: Gershwin, DaSylva, MacDonald Performers: Sweets Edison, t; Lionel Hampton, vib; Art Tatum p; Barney Kessel, g; Red Callendar, b; Buddy Rich, d. 7 Sept, 1955.

    1955 Session, Essential Jazz Classics, 55409, Track 4

  • Image for Artie Shaw

    Artie Shaw The Donkey Serenade

    Composer: Friml, Stothart, Forrest, Wright Performers: Chuck Peterson, John Best, Bernie Privin, t; George Arus, Les Jenkins, Harry Rogers, tb; Artie Shaw, cl; Le Robinson, Hank Freeman, as; Tony Pastor, Georgie Auld, ts; Bob Kitsis, p; Al Avola, g; Sid Weiss, b; Buddy Rich, d. 23 Jan 1939.

    Artie Shaw Story, Proper, Properbox 85, CD 2 Track 18

  • Image for Roland Kirk and Al Hibbler

    Roland Kirk and Al Hibbler Do Nothin' Til You Hear From me

    Composer: Ellington Performers: Al Hibbler, v; Roland Kirk, ts, stritch, manzello; Hank Jones, p; Ron Carter, b; Oliver Jackson, d. March 1972.

    A Meeting of the Times., Atlantic, K40457, S1 T1

  • Image for Jim Mullen

    Jim Mullen Willie Gray

    Composer: Burns / trad Performers: Jim Mullen, g; Gareth Williams, p; Mick Hutton, b, and Gary Husband, d. April 2000.

    Burns, Black Box, 2016, Track 5

  • Image for Jessica Williams

    Jessica Williams Ain't Misbehavin'

    Composer: Waller, Razaf Performers: Jessica Williams, p. 1999.

    Ain’t Misehavin’, Candid, 79763, Track 9

  • Image for Dick Hyman

    Dick Hyman Pilgrim's Chorus, from the Opers "Tannhauser"

    Composer: Wagner arr. Hyman Performers: Dick Hyman, p. 2008.

    Striding The Classics, Jazz Connaisseur, JCD0347-2, Track 12

  • Image for Mike Daniels

    Mike Daniels South

    Composer: Hayes / Moten Performers: Mike Daniels, c; Pete Hodge, tb, euph; Charlie Connor, cl; Mike Jefferson, p; Freddy Legon, bj; Ken Hogston, b; Trevor Glenroy, d. 19 March 1951.

    n/a, Esquire, E 10-128, S 1

  • Image for Dave Donohoe’s Hi Life Brass Band

    Dave Donohoe’s Hi Life Brass Band Amazing Grace

    Composer: John Newton Performers: Dave Donohoe tb; others not credited.

    The Traditional Gospel Collection, Lake, LACS3, Track 9

  • Image for Humphrey Lyttelton with Buck Clayton

    Humphrey Lyttelton with Buck Clayton Say Forward, I'll March

    Composer: Ramey / McShann / Hall Performers: Humphrey Lyttelton, Buck Clayton, t; Chris Pyne, tb; Kathy Stobart ts, Eddie Harvey, p; Dave Green, b; Tony Taylor, d. 25 May 1966.

    Le Vrai Buck Clayton, Lake, CD 227, CD 2 Track 1

  • Image for Tony Lee

    Tony Lee Blues For H. L.

    Composer: Lee Performers: Tony Lee, p; Tony Archer, b; Martin Drew, d. March 2, 1976.

    British Jazz Artists Vol 1, Lee / Lambert, LYN 3416, S 1 T 1

  • Image for Azimuth

    Azimuth O

    Composer: Taylor Performers: John Taylor, p; Norma Winstone, v; Kenny Wheeler, t; March 1977.

    Azimuth / Touchstone / Depart, ECM, 530 010-2, CD 1 Track 2


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