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6 August 2005

Saturday 6 August 2005 17:00-18:00 (Radio 3)

With Geoffrey Smith. Request your favourite jazz cut by E mail: jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk


1 hour


Presented by Geoffrey Smith
Producer: James Birtwistle
Broadcast Assistant: Patrick Johns

Music Details

JRR Signature Tune:
Oh, but on the Third Day (Happy Feet Blues) (Marsalis)
Performed by Wynton Marsalis (tpt), Marcus Roberts (pno), Todd Williams (t/sx), Dr Michael White (clt), Danny Barker (bjo), Teddy Riley (tpt), Freddie Lonzo (tbn), Reginald Veal (bs), Herlin Riley (dms)
Recorded 28 October 1988
Taken from the album The Majesty of the Blues
1989 CD (CBS 465129 2)

Stella by Starlight (Washington, Young)
Performed by Hampton Hawes (pno), Red Mitchell (bs), Chuck Thompson (dms)
Recorded 3 December 1955, Los Angeles
Taken from the album This is Hampton Hawes - Vol.2: The Trio
1956 LP (Vogue LAC 12081)
Also available on CD: Contemporary/OJC OJCCD3182 (album sometimes just called 'Vol2: the Trio')

Market Street Stomp (Dickerson)
Performed by The Missourians: R.Q. Dickerson (tpt), Lammar Wright (tpt), De Priest Wheeler (tbn), William Blue (reeds), George Scott (reeds), Andrew Brown (reeds, solo t/sx), Earres Prince (pno), Morris White (bjo), Jimmy Smith (tba), Leroy Maxey (dms)
Recorded 3 June 1929
Taken from the album Hot Jazz 1928-1930
1987 CD (Hermes HRM 6004)

Home Cooking (Condon)
Performed by Eddie Condon and his Orchestra: Max Kaminsky (tpt), Floyd O'Brien (tbn), Pee Wee Russell (clt), Bud Freeman (t/sx), Joe Sullivan (pno), Eddie Condon (bjo), Artie Bernstein (bs), Big Sid Catlett (dms)
Recorded 17 November 1933, Chicago
Taken from the album Eddie Condon - Windy City Jazz
1995 CD (Topaz TPZ1026)

Just Cooling (Young)
Performed by Lester Young (t/sx), Shorty McConnell (tpt), Argonne Thornton (Sadik Hakim) (pno), Nasir Barakaat (gtr), Rodney Richardson (bs), Lyndell Marshall (dms)
Recorded 2 April 1947, New York City
Taken from the album The Complete Aladdin Recordings of Lester Young
1995 CD (Blue Note CDP 8 32787 2)

Split Kick (Silver)
Performed by Stan Getz (t/sx), Horace Silver (pno), Joe Galloway (bs), Walter Bolden (dms)
Recorded 23 January 1951, New York City
Taken from the album Complete Roost Sessions
2001 CD (Jazz Factory JFCD 22839)

Lounging at the Waldorf (Waller)
Performed by Ralph Sutton (pno), Jon-Erik Kellso (tpt), Brian Ogilvie (t/sx), Marty Grosz (gtr), Dave Green (bs), Frank Capp (dms)
Recorded 9 October 1999, Hamburg
Taken from the album Sweet Sue - the Music of Fats Waller Vol.1
2000 CD (Nagel-Heyer CD 057)

Come Sunday (Ellington)
Performed by Stan Tracey (pno), Peter King (a/sx)
Recorded 30 January 2004, Farnham
Taken from the album The Last Time I Saw You
2004 CD (Trio Records TR566)

East of the Sun (and West of the Moon) (Bowman)
Performed by Diana Krall (voc, pno), Anthony Wilson (gtr), John Clayton (bs), Jeff Hamilton (dms)
Recorded 29-30 November or 1-2 December 2001, Paris
Taken from the album A Night in Paris
2002 CD (Verve 065 369-2)

Sisyphus Effect (Anderson)
Performed by the Inside Out Jazz Collective: Randy Sandke (tpt), Ray Anderson (1st solo tbn), Wycliffe Gordon (2nd solo tbn), Uri Caine (pno), Greg Cohen (bs), Dennis Mackrel (dms)
Recorded 17 or 18 January 2000, New York City
Taken from the album Inside Out
2002 CD (Nagel-Heyer NHCD 2025)

Oh Lord, Don't Let Them Drop that Atomic Bomb on Me (Mingus)
Performed by the Mingus Big Band: Randy Brecker (tpt), Earl Gardner (lead tpt), Alex Sipiagin (tpt, flg), Akili Jamal Mshauri Haynes (voc, tbn), Conrad Herwig (tbn), Dave Taylor (b/tbn), Alex Foster (a/sx), Vincent Herring (a/sx), Seamus Blake (t/sx), John Stubblefield (t/sx), Ronnie Cuber (b/sx), John Hicks (pno), Andy McKee (bs), Gene Jackson (dms)
Recorded 25 or 26 January 1999, New York City
Taken from the album Blues and Politics
1999 CD (Dreyfus Jazz FDM 36603-2)

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