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Sound of Cinema

1 hour
First broadcast:
Saturday 21 September 2013

As part of the Sound of Cinema season, Alyn Shipton introduces more listener requests which include screen appearances from Lester Young and Ethel Waters, plus the reimagined Western themes of British jazz musician Richard Ormrod.

Music Played

13 items
Timings (where shown) are from the start of the programme in hours and minutes
  • Image for Duke Jordan

    Duke Jordan No Problem (Part 2)

    Performer: Duke Jordan, p; Eddie Kahn, b; Art Taylor, d. 12 January 1962.

    Composer: Jordan

    Les Liaisons Dangereuses, MGM, C942, Side 1 Track 2 (4.15)

  • Image for Stan Getz

    Stan Getz Autumn Leaves

    Performer: Stan Getz, ts: Jimmy Raney, g; Duke Jordan, p; Bill Crow, b; Frank Isola, d. 5 December 1952.

    Composer: Kosma, Prevert

    Proper, Properbox 52 CD4 Track 18 (3.08)

  • 00:08

    Louis Armstrong . Danny Kaye The Five Pennies Saints

    Performer: Louis Armstrong, Danny Kaye, and studio orchestra including: Red Nichols, c; Moe Schneider, tb; Heinie Beau, cl; Benny Carter, as; Wayne Songer, as; Eddie Miller, ts; Joe Rushtion, bsx; Gene Plummer, p; Morty Corb, b; Shelly Manne, d. 1958..

    Composer: Trad. Arr. fine

    The Five Pennies (Soundtrack), MCA, MCMR31006 S2, Tk 1 (3.13)

  • Image for Artist: Louis Armstrong and the Dukes of Dixieland

    Artist: Louis Armstrong and the Dukes of Dixieland Dixie

    Performer: Louis Armstrong, Frank Assunto, t; Fred Assunto, b; Jerry Fuller, cl; Stanley Mendelsohn, p; Jack Assunto, bj; Richard Metteson, bb; Owen Mahoney, d. 24 May 1960..

    Composer: trad. Arr Armstrong, Assunto, Frey

    Rambling Rose, original soundtrack, Virgin, VMM5 Track 17 (3.47)

  • Image for Jo Ann Greer

    Jo Ann Greer Blue Pacific Blues

    Composer: unknown. Performer: Jo Ann Greer and studio orchestra, 1953..

    single, Bacci Bros, white label copy (4.42)

  • Image for Ethel Waters, Count Basie

    Ethel Waters, Count Basie Quicksand

    Performer: Ethel Waters, v; Count Basie, p; Buck Clayton, Sweets Edison Al Killian, Ed Lewis, t. Performer: Eli Robinson, Robert Scott, Louis Taylor, Dicky Wells, tb;. Performer: Jimmy Powell, Earl Warren, Buddy Tate, Don Byas, Jack Washington, reeds Freddie Green, g; Walter Page, b; Jo Jones, d. Feb 1943.

    Stage Door Canteen, Sandy Hook, 2093 T9 (2.29)

  • Image for Benny Goodman

    Benny Goodman Rachel's Dream

    Performer: Benny Goodman, cl; Jess Stacy, p; Sid Weiss, b; Morey Feld, d. Feb 1944..

    Composer: Goodman

    1942-44, Classics, 1335 Track 18 (2.11)

  • Image for Richard Ormrod

    Richard Ormrod The Deadwood Stage

    Performer: Richard Ormrod, ts; Paul Hession, d; Jonny Flockton, g; Rus Pearson, b. 2010.

    Composer: Fain, Webster

    Home of the Brave – Do Easy, Jellymould, JJ005 Track 4 (3.00)

  • Image for Ornette Coleman

    Ornette Coleman Intersong

    Performer: Ornette Coleman, as; Barre Phillips, b; Denardo Coleman, d. 1991.

    Composer: Coleman

    Naked Lunch, WSM, 5913017157 Track 11 (3.47)

  • Image for Wayne Shorter

    Wayne Shorter The Peacocks

    Performer: Wayne Shorter, ss; Herbie Hancock, p; Pierre Michelot, b; Billy Higgins, d..

    Composer: Rowles

    Dexter Gordon: Round Midnight (original soundtrack), Columbia, 507924-2 Track 6 (7.16)

  • Image for Lester Young

    Lester Young Midnight Symphony

    Performer: Lester Young, ts; Harry Sweets Edison, t; Marlowe Morris, p; Barney Kessel, g; Red Callendar, b; Sid Catlett, d. 1944.

    Composer: unknown

    Jammin’ With Lester, Archives of Jazz, 398112 Track 2 (2.59)

  • Image for Billie Holiday

    Billie Holiday Fine and Mellow

    Performer: Doc Cheatham Roy Eldridge, t; Vic Dickenson, tb; Ben Webster, Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, ts; Gerry Mulligan, bars; Mal Waldron, p; Danny Barker, g; Milt Hinton, b; Osie Johnson, d. 8 Dec 1957.

    Composer: Holiday

    An Evening with Lady Day, Jazzbird, Side 2, Tr. 1, JAZ2003, S2 Tr. 1 (8.27)

  • Image for John Williams

    John Williams Jaws - music for the film (Title music)

    Orchestra: Prague Philharmonic Orchestra. Conductor: Paul Bateman.

    The Music of John Williams: 40 Years of Film Music, Primetime, 2


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