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Alyn Shipton's selection of requests includes Chet Baker and Bix Beiderbecke.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 22 Jun 2013 17:00

Music Played

  • Duke Ellington & His Orchestra

    Sonnet to Hank Cinq

    Composer: Ellington Performers: Duke Ellington, p, dir; Clark Terry, Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Ray Nance, t; Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders, tb; Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope, Harry Carney, Johnny Hodges, Paul Gonsalves, reeds; Jimmy Woode, b; Sam Woodyard, d. 3 May 1957

    • Such Sweet Thunder.
    • Columbia.
    • CK 65568 Track 3 (1.17).
  • Jack Teagarden

    St James Infirmary Blues

    Composer: Primrose Performers: Louis Armstrong, t; Peanuts Hucko, cl; Jack Teagarden, tb, v; Dick Cary, p; Bob Haggart, b; George Wettling, d. NY Town Hall, 17 May 1947.

    • Big T.
    • Proper.
    • Properbox 80 CD 4 Track 2 (3.38).
  • Dizzy Gillespie

    Con Alma

    Composer: Gillespie Performers: Dizzy Gillespie, t; Dwike Mitchell, p; Willie Ruff, b.

    • Blues People.
    • Jazz Door.
    • 1207 Track 1 (8.50).
  • Stan Tracey

    A. M. Mayhem

    Composer: Tracey Performers: Bobby Wellins, ts; Stan Tracey, p; Jeff Clyne, b; Jackie Dougan, d. 8 May 1965.

    • Under Milk Wood.
    • Jazzizit.
    • 9815 track 8 (6.50).
  • Heart of England Jazz band

    Perdido St Blues

    Composer: Armstrong Performers: Pete Ainge, t; Selwyn Newton, cl; Derek Halford, tb; Dave Smith bj; Roger Heath, b; Clive Millward d. 11, 12 August 2005

    • Bye Bye Blackbird.
    • Raymer Sound.
    • RSCD 833 Track 2 (3.10).
  • Mickey Ashman

    Ostrich Walk

    Composer: La Rocca, Shields Performers: Colin Morris, t; Brian Cotton, tb; Gerry Turnham, cl; Micky Ashman, b; Martin Boorman, bj; Billy Loch, d; Jan 1961.

    • Through Darkest Ashman.
    • Pye.
    • NJL 29 S1 T2 (3.14).
  • George Lewis

    Just A Closer Walk With Thee

    Composer: Trad Performers: Kid Howard, t, v; Jim Robinson, tb; George Lewis, cl; Alton Purnell, p; Lawrence Marrero, bj; Slow Drag Pavageau, b; Joe Watkins, d, v. 28 May 1954.

    • Vintage George Lewis from 1954 and 1955.
    • Upbeat.
    • 240 CD 1 Track 5 (9.44).
  • Bix Beiderbecke

    Cryin' All Day

    Composer: Trumbauer / Morehouse Performers: Bix Beiderbecke, c; Bill Rank, tb; Don Murray, Pee Wee Russell, Frank Trumbauer, Adrian Rollini, reeds; Eddie Lang, g; Joe Venuti, vn; Chauncery Morehouse, d. 25 Oct 1927.

    • The Bix Beiderbecke Story.
    • Proper.
    • Properbox 66 CD 3 Track 1 (3.04).
  • Bix Beiderbecke

    Clementine (from New Orleans)

    Composer: Creamer, Layton Performers: Fred Farrar, Ray Lodwig, t; Bix Beiderbecke, c; Bill Rank, Lloyd Turner, tb; Doc Ryker, Frank Trumbauer, Don Murray, reeds; Album: The Bix Beiderbecke Story

    • The Bix Beiderbecke Story.
    • Proper.
    • Properbox 66 CD 2 Track 10 (2.59.
  • Bryan Spring

    Detour Ahead

    Composer: Carter, Frigo, Ellis, Performers: Mark Edwards, p; Andrew Cleyndert, b; Bryan Spring, d. 2005.

    • Spirit of Spring.
    • Trio.
    • TR568 Track 4 (5.23).
  • Chet Baker

    I Get Along Without You Very Well

    Composer: Carmichael Performers: Chet Baker, v; t; Russ Freeman, Carson Smith, b; Bob Neel, d. 15 February 1954.

    • Best of Chet Baker Sings – Let’s Get Lost.
    • Pacific Jazz.
    • 7 92932 2 Track 4 (2.59).


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