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Jazz Goes Waltzing

Jazz goes waltzing: Geoffrey Smith surveys swing in three-quarter time, from Fats Waller to Chick Corea.

1 hour

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Sun 12 Aug 2012 00:00

Music Played

  • Fats Waller

    The Jitterbug Waltz

    Composer: Waller Performers: John ‘Bugs’ Hamilton, Joe Thomas, Nathanile Williams (tp), George Wilson, Herb Flemming (tb), George James, Lawrence Fields (as), Sedric (cl & ts), Carroll (ts), Thomas ‘Fats’ Waller (organ), Al Casey (g), Cedric Wallace (b), Art Trappier (d). 16 March 1942

    • Fats Waller: The Last Years 1940 - 1943.
    • Bluebird.
    • ND90411, CD3, Tr.14.
  • Max Roach

    I'll Take Romance

    Composer: Hammerstein Performers: George Morrow, b; Max Roach, d; Billy Wallace, p; Sonny Rollins ,ts; Kenny Dorham t

    • Jazz in 3/4 Time.
    • Emarcy.
    • EJL 1282, S2/1.
  • Eric Dolphy

    Jitterbug Waltz

    Composer: Waller Performers: Woody Shaw, t; Bobby Hutcherson, vib; Eddie Kahn, b; J.C. Moses, d

    • Music Matador.
    • Jazz Hour.
    • JHR 73593, Tr.3 Duration: 7.12.
  • Toshiko Mariano Quartet

    When You Meet Her

    Composer: C. Mariano Performers: Charlie Mariano, as; Gene Cherico, b; Eddie Marshall, d; Toshiko Akiyoshi Mariano. 5 December 1940

    • Toshiko Mariano Quartet.
    • Candid.
    • CS 9012, S1/1.
  • Kurt Elling

    Wait Till You See Her

    Composer: Rodgers / Hart Performers: Laurence Hobgood, p

    • Close Your Eyes.
    • Blue Note.
    • CDP8306452, Tr.9.
  • Bill Evans


    Composer: Zindars Performers: Joe Farrell, ss

    • The Way To Play.
    • Proper.
    • Properbox169, Tr.2.
  • Richard Galliano

    Waltz for Nicky

    Composer: Galliano Performers: Birelli Lagrene, g; Pierre Michelot, b; Charles Bellonzi, d

    • Gallianissimo! The Best of Richard Galliano.
    • Dreyfus Jazz.
    • FDM 36616-2. Tr.3.
  • Charlie Parker's Reboppers

    Someday my Prince Will Come

    Composer: Churchill Performers: John Coltrane, ts; Hank Mobley, ts; Wynton Kelly, p; Paul Chambers, b; Jimmy Cobb, d

    • Someday my Prince Will Come.
    • Essential Jazz Classics.
    • EJC 55532, Tr.1.
  • Chick Corea

    La Fiesta

    Composer: Corea Performers: Joe Farrell, f, ss; Flora Purim, v, per; Stanley Clarke, b, Airto Moriera d, per.

    • Selected Recordings.
    • Rarum.
    • RarumIII, Tr2.