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Alyn Shipton presents a selection of listeners' requests including seasonal fare from Booker Erwin, Charles Tolliver and Louis Armstrong, plus music from pianist Bill Charlap.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 22 Dec 2012 17:00

Music Played

  • Gypsy Fire

    Flight of the Bumblebee

    Composer: Rimsky Korsakov Performers: Ben Holder, vn; Ben Travers, Stuart Carter-Smith, g; Paul Jefferies, b. April 2012

    • The Collective.
    • Chapter II.
    • 05844 Track 13.
  • George Shearing


    Composer: Konitz Performers: George Shearing, p; Don Thompson, b. January 1983.

    • George Shearing At Home.
    • Jazzknight.
    • 001 Track 13.
  • Mike Carr

    The One That Got Away

    Composer: Carr Performers: Mike Carr, org; Dick Morrissey, ts; Jim Mullen, g; Mark Taylor, d. 31 March 1993.

    • Good Times and The Blues.
    • Cargogold.
    • CGCD 191 Track 3.
  • Salena Jones

    A Walk In The Black Forest

    Composer: Jankowski / Cowen Performers: Salena Jones plus unknown personnel, 21 Jan 1966.

    • Rockin With The Pirates.
    • EMI.
    • 6971912 CD 3 Track 22.
  • Gary Burton

    Sea Journey

    Composer: Chick Corea Performers: Gary Burton Quartet with Eberhard Weber: Gary Burton, vibraharp; Pat Metheny, eg; Steve Swallow, bg; Dan Gottlieb, d; Eberhard Weber, b. November 1976

    • Passengers.
    • rarum/ECM.
    • 1092 835 016-2 Track 1.
  • Nat Gonella

    Sweet Sue

    Composer: Victor Young Performers: Nat Gonella, t, v; Brian Lawrence, vn; Monia Litter, p; Eddie Carroll, p; Harry Wilson, b; Bob Dryden, d. 15 May 1934.

    • Nat Gonella and His Trumpet.
    • Ace of Clubs.
    • ACL1241, Side 1, Track 2.
  • Louis Armstrong

    Knockin' a Jug

    Composer: Armstrong, Condon Performers: Louis Armstrong and His Orchestra: Louis Armstrong, t; Jack Teagarden, tb; Happy Caldwell, ts; Joe Sullivan, p; Eddie Lang, g; Kaiser Marshall. d. 5 March 1929.

    • Great Original Performances.
    • BBC.
    • 597 Track 14.
  • Evan Christopher’s Django a la Creole

    Riverboat Shuffle

    Composer: Carmichael / Mills / Voynow Performers: Evan Christopher, cl; Dave Kelbie, David Blenkhorn, g; Sebastien Girardot, b. 2010

    • Finesse.
    • Fremeaux.
    • FA527 Track 3.
  • Ottilie Patterson

    Lordy Lord It Hurts so Bad

    Composer: Patterson Performers: Ottilie Patterson, v; Keith Scott, p; Alexis Korner, g; Dick Smith, b; Graham Burbidge, d. 22 September 1961

    • Blues Book.
    • Lake.
    • 296 Track 13.
  • Don Lang

    Four Brothers

    Composer: Giuffre Performers: Don Lang and His Frantic Five, personnel not listed. 1957

    • Rock, Rock, Rock.
    • See for Miles.
    • CM119, Side 2, Track 1.
  • Bill Charlap

    It Was Written In The Stars

    Composer: Arlen / Robin Performers: Bill Charlap, p; Peter Washington, b; Kenny Washington, d. 2000.

    • It Was Written In The Stars.
    • Blue Note.
    • 5272912 Track 11.
  • Booker Ervin

    White Christmas

    Composer: Berlin Performers: Booker Ervin, ts; Charles Tolliver, tp; John Hicks, p; Red Mitchell, b; Lenny McBrowne, d.

    • Structurally Sound.
    • Blue Note.
    • 7243 5 27545 2 6 Track 10.


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