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This week, Alyn Shipton's selection of listeners' requests
includes traditional jazz from the Firehouse Five and Kid Thomas
Valentine, the mellifluous trumpet of Chet Baker, the keening
saxophone of Jan Garbarek and the hip vocals of Mose Allison.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 7 Jul 2012 17:00

Music Played

  • Kid Thomas


    Composer: Tyers Performers: Kid Thomas Valentine, t; Louis Nelson, tb; Emanuel Paul, ts; George Guesnon, bj; Joe James, p; Slow Drag Pavageau, b; and Sammy Penn, d, May 24 1959.

    • New Orleans Jazz.
    • Arhoolie.
    • CD 346 Track 1.
  • Mose Allison

    My Backyard

    Composer: Allison Performers: Mose Allison, p, v; Tony Dagradi, ts; Steve Masakowski, g; Bill Huntingdon, b, d. Dec 1989

    • My Backyard.
    • Blue Note.
    • 7 93840-2 Track 12.
  • Don Grolnick

    Spot that Man

    Composer: Grolnick Performers: Randy Brecker, t; Steve Turre, tb; Joe Lovano, ts; Don Grolnick kb; Dave Holland, b; Bill Stewart, d. Dec 1991.

    • Complete Blue Note Recordings.
    • Blue Note.
    • 57197 CD 2 Track 6.
  • Chet Baker

    My Funny Valentine

    Composer: Rodgers / Hart Album: Jazz at Ann Arbor Label: Jazz Beat Catalogue Number: 509 Track 4 Duration: 5.01 Performers: Chet Baker, t; Russ Freeman,m p; Carson Smith, b; Bob Neel, d. May 1954.

  • Thelonious Monk

    Bemsha Swing

    Composer: Monk Performers: Clark Terry, t; Sonny Rollins, ts; Thelonious Monk, p; Paul Chambers, b; Max Roach, d, timp; Dec 1956

    • Brilliant Corners.
    • Riverside.
    • OJCCD 026-2 Track 5.
  • Charlie Parker's Reboppers


    Composer: Rollins Performers: Miles Davis, t; John Coltrane, ts; Red Garland, p; Paul Chambers,b; Philly Joe Jones, d. October 26, 1956.

    • Cookin’.
    • Poll Winners.
    • 27225 Track 3.
  • Firehouse Five Plus Two

    Lassus Trombone

    Composer: Filmore Performers: Ward Kimball, tb; Don Kinch, Danny Alguire, t; George Probert, cl, ss; Frank Thomas, p; Dick Roberts, bj; Eddie Forrest, d. July 1962.

    • At Disneyland.
    • Good Time Jazz.
    • 10049 Track 4.
  • Johnny Bayersdorffer

    The Waffle Man's Call

    Composer: Trad Performers: Johnny Bayersdorffer, c; Tom Brown, tb; Nunzio Scaglioni, cl; Johnny Miller, p; Steve Locoyano, bj; Leon Adde, d. March 17, 1924.

    • New Orleans in the 20s.
    • Timeless.
    • CBC 1-014 Track 12.
  • Alan Barnes

    Throwing Out The Vinyl Blues

    Composer: Barnes / Plater Performers: Liz Fletcher, v; Bruce Adams, t; Stan Sulzmann, ts; as, fl; Robert Fowler, ts, cl; Alan Barnes, as, bar, bcl; Mark Nightingale, tb; Brian Dee, p; Simon Thorpe, b; Clark Tracey, d. Jan 2004.

    • Songs for Unsung Heroes.
    • Woodville.
    • 106 Track 2.
  • Jan Garbarek

    Desolate Mountains 1

    Composer: Garbarek Performers: Jan Garbarek (soprano & tenor saxophones, clarinet, keyboards, percussion); Mari Boine (vocals); Rainer Bruninghaus (piano, synthesizer); Eberhard Weber (bass); Marilyn Mazur (drums, shaker, percussion); Manu Katche (drums); Trilok Gurtu (tablas, spiral). June 1995.

    • Visible Worlds.
    • ECM.
    • 529086 Track 6.
  • Andy Hamilton

    Silvershine (Reprise)

    Composer: Hamilton Performers: Andy Hamilton, ts.

    • Silvershine.
    • World Circuit.
    • 25 Track 9.


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