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A special programme devoted to the music of Stan Tracey and featuring a rare chance to hear archive material from the 1970s...


Presenter: Jez Nelson
Producer: Robert Abel
Assistant Producer: Peggy Sutton

Jazz On 3 Signature tune

Artist Russell Gunn
Track Title Seventy Four Miles Away
Composer Joe Zawinul
Album Title Ethnomusicology Volume 1
Label Atlantic

Preview of Stan Tracey and Mike Osborne concert - see below for full details

John Fordham looks back at his first interview with Stan Tracey in 1973

Artist Stan Tracey (piano), Kenny Napper (bass), Phil Seamen (drums)
Title L'il Ol Pottsville
Composer Stan Tracey
Label Jasmine
Cat No. JASCD 639
Album Title Little Klunk and Showcase
Recorded 1959

Artist Stan Tracey (piano), Clark Tracey (drums), Andrew Cleyndert (bass)
Track Title Great Times
Composer Duke Ellington
Album Title For All We Know.
Label Trio Records
Cat No. TR 574
Recorded 2006

Artist Stan Tracey (piano), Bobby Wellins (tenor saxophone), Jeff Clyne (double bass), Jackie Dougan (drums)
Track Title Starless and Bible Black
Composer Stan Tracey
Album Title Jazz Suite inspired by Dylan Thomas' Under Milkwood
Label Blue Note
Cat No. 0777 7 89449 2 8
Recorded 1965

Artist Sonny Rollins (tenor saxophone), Stan Tracey (piano), Rick Laird (bass), Ronnie Stephenson (drums)
Track Title Sonnymoon for Two
Composer Sonny Rollins
Album Title Sonny Rollins Live in London Volume 3
Label Harkit Records
Cat No. HRKCD 8204
Recorded 1965 (at Ronnie Scott's)

Stan Tracey Trio recorded live at the Barbican Hall, London on November 10th 2006

Stan Tracey - piano
Clark Tracey - drums
Andrew Cleyndert - bass

Track list:

Title Just Friends
Composer John Klenner / Sam Lewis

Title Old Folks
Composer Ben Webster

Title Bye Bye Blackbird
Composer Ray Henderson and Mort Dixon

Feature about Stan Tracey and free jazz

Artist Stan Tracey (piano - right channel) & Keith Tippett (piano - left channel)
Track Title Dance 1
Composer Stan Tracey & Keith Tippett
Album Title TNT
Label Steam
Cat No. SJ 104
Recorded 1974

Artist Stan Tracey (piano & Arp Odyssey synthesiser) & John Surman (tenor recorder & Moog synthesiser)
Track Title Murphy's Dream
Composer Stan Tracey & John Surman
Album Title Sonatinas
Label Steam
Cat No. SJ 106
Recorded 1978

Artist Stan Tracey (piano) & Evan Parker (saxophone)
Track Title Crevulations
Composer Stan Tracey & Evan Parker
Album Title Crevulations
Label psi
Cat No. 05.04
Recorded 2004

Stan Tracey and Mike Osborne recorded live at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, in 1973

Stan Tracey - piano
Mike Osborne - saxophone

Track One vs Eighty-Eight
Composer Stan Tracy

Track Two-Part Intention
Composer Stan Tracey and Mike Osborne

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