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Jazz Record Requests continues the BBC Piano Season with listeners' requests for music by great jazz pianists. Alyn Shipton presents music by Keith Jarrett, Fats Waller and Champion Jack Dupree among others.

1 hour

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Sat 29 Sep 2012 17:00

Music Played

  • Joe Lovano

    Six and Four

    Composer: Oliver Nelson Performers: Joe Lovano, ts, Hank Jones, p; George Mraz, b; Paul Motian, d.Sept 2004.

    • Joyous Encounter.
    • Blue Note.
    • 7243 8 63406 2 7, Track 5.
  • Dick Wellstood

    The Shout

    Composer: Tatum Performers: Dick Wellstood, p; Tommy Benford, d. Oct 1954.

    • Uptown and Lowdown.
    • Prestige.
    • 24262-2, Track 7.
  • Fats Waller

    Ain't Misbehavin' / Hold My Hand / What's The Matter With You / Hallelujah/ Hold My Hand

    Composer: Waller, Razaf / Waller, Razaf / Levy, Webb / Youmans, Johnson / Waller, Razaf Performers: Fats Waller, p, v; Herman Autrey, t; Gene Sedric, cl. ts; Al Casey g; Cedric Wallace, b; Slick Jones, d. 16 July 1938.

    • Centennial Collection.
    • Bluebird.
    • 82876 59952 2, CD 1 Track 4.
  • Benny Waters

    Jumpin at the Woodside

    Composer: Basie Performers: Benny Waters as; Joe Temperley, bar; Roy Williams, tb; Alex Shaw, p; Ron Matthewson, b; Martin Drew, d. 1980.

    • When You’re Smilin’.
    • Hep.
    • 2010, Track 10.
  • Jelly Roll Morton

    Pretty Lil

    Composer: Morton Performers: Red Rosser, Walter Biscoe, t; Charlie Irvis, tb; George Bacquet, Paul Barnes, Joe Thomas, Walter Thomas, reeds; Jell Roll Morton, Rod Rodriguez, p; Barney Alexander, bj; Harry Prather tu; William Laws, d. 9 July 1929.

    • Essential Collection.
    • Avid.
    • 890, Cd 2 Track 8.
  • Champion Jack Dupree

    Cut Down On My Overheads

    Composer: Dupree Performers: Champion Jack Dupree, p, v; Mickey Baker, g. 1967.

    • Champion Jack Dupree Blues Band featuring Mickey Baker.
    • London.
    • 8205692, Track 5.
  • André Previn

    Something To Live For

    Composer: Ellington, Strayhorn Performers: Andre Previn, p, 29 March 1946.

    • Halelujah!.
    • Avid.
    • 779, Track 24.
  • Keith Jarrett

    The Windup

    Composer: Jarrett Performers: Keith Jarrett, p; Jan Garbarek, ts; Palle Danielsson, b; Jon Christensen, d. April 1974.

    • Belonging.
    • ECM.
    • 8291152, Track 4.
  • Dave Brubeck


    Composer: Raksin, Mercer Performers: Dave Brubeck, p; Ron Crotty b; Joe Dodge, d. 14 Dec 1953.

    • Jazz at the College of the Pacific.
    • Fantasy.
    • CRIVM008, Track 2.
  • Charlie Parker's Reboppers


    Composer: Shorter Performers: Mile Davis, t; Wayne Shorter,ts; Herbie Hancock, p; Ron Carter, b; Tony Williams, d. 25 Oct 1966.

    • The CBS Years – Blues and Standards.
    • CBS.
    • 4632462, Track 7.


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