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As part of Radio 3's season of British Music, Alyn Shipton's selection of requests from listeners focuses on the UK, and ranges from pieces featuring John Surman, Alex Welsh and Geoff Eales.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 8 Jun 2013 17:00

Music Played

  • Stan Tracey

    Blues For This Year

    Composer: Tracey Performers: Stan Tracey, p, dir; Acker Bilk cl; Kenny Wheeler, Ian Hamer, Derek Watkins, Eddie Blair, Les Condon, Ian Carr, t; Keith Christie, Don Lusher, Chris Pyne, Bobby Lamb, Chris Smith, tb; Tony Coe, ts; Dave Green, b; Barry Morgan, d. May 1968.

    • Stan Tracey / Acker Bilk: Blue Acker.
    • Lake.
    • 218 Track 7 (4.30).
  • Ronnie Scott / Tubby Hayes Jazz Couriers

    The Serpent

    Composer: Hayes Performers: Ronnie Scott, Tubby Hayes, ts; Terry Shannon, p; Phil Bates b; Bill Eyden, d. 16 February 1958

    • The Jazz Couriers in Concert.
    • Music For Pleasure.
    • MFP 1072 S 1 T 3 (7.04).
  • Alex Welsh

    Davenport Blues

    Composer: Beiderbecke Performers: Alex Welsh, c; Fred Hunt, p. June 1966.

    • Strike One.
    • Lake.
    • 107 Track 4 (4.58).
  • Ken Colyer

    Goin' Home

    Composer: Colyer Performers: Ken Colyer, t; Chris Barber, tb; Monty Sunshine, cl; Lonnie Dionegan, bj; Jim Bray b; Ron Bowden, d. 2 September 1953.

    • New Orleans To London.
    • Lake.
    • 209 Track 4 (3.20).
  • Harry Beckett


    Composer: Beckett Performers: Harry Beckett, t; Chris Biscoe, ss; Alastair Gavin, p; Fred Thelonious Baker, ebg; Tony Marsh, d. Feb 1999.

    • Before and After.
    • Jazzprint.
    • 107 Track 2 (12.13).
  • Dudley Moore

    Exactly Like You

    Composer: Fields / McHugh Performers: Dudley Moore, p; Pete McGurk, b; Chris Karan, d.

    • Authentic Dud.
    • Harkit.
    • 8009 Track 5 (4.32).
  • Geoff Eales

    Bouncin' With Bud

    Composer: Powell Performers: Geoff Eales, p; Roy Babbington, b; Mark Fletcher, d. 2007.

    • Jazz Piano Legends.
    • Jazz2Creative.
    • 0701 Track 8 (5.24).
  • John Surman

    The Crooked Inn

    Composer: Surman Performers: John Surman, reeds, electonics. 2012.

    • Saltash Bells.
    • ECM.
    • 2266 Track 9 (2.43).
  • Loose Tubes


    Composer: Steve Berry Performers: Chris Batchelor, Dave DeVries, John Eacott, Lance Kelly., t; John Harbone, Steve Day, Richard Pywell, tb; Ashley Slater, btb; Dave Powell, tu; Iain Ballamy, Mark Lockheart, Tim Whitehead, Eddie Parker, Julian Arguelles, Dai Pritchard, reeds; John Parricelli. g; Django Bates, kb; Steve Berry, b; Nic France, d; Steve Arguelles, perc. 1986.

    • Delightful Precipice.
    • Loose Tubes.
    • 003 S1 T 3 (6.47).


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