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Tubby Hayes Tribute

Celebrating British Jazz: Kevin Le Gendre marks the 40th Anniversary of the death of UK jazz legend Tubby Hayes with session music from the BBC Maida Vale studios featuring the Simon Spillett Quartet and analysis from writer Bob Sinfield and broadcaster Stephen Duffy.

1 hour, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Tubby Hayes and His Orchestra

    Cherokee

    Composer: Ray Noble Arranger: Tubby Hayes

    • Little Giant Steps.
    • Proper Box P 1801.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at Maida Vale Studios on the 6th June 2013

    • Simon Spillet Quartet

      Royal Ascot

      Performers: Simon Spillet (Sax); Clark Tracey (Drums); Alec Dankworth (Double-Bass); Steve Melling (Piano) Composer: Tubby Hayes

    • Simon Spillet Quartet

      Souriya

      Performers: Simon Spillet (Sax); Clark Tracey (Drums); Alec Dankworth (Double-Bass); Steve Melling (Piano) Composer: Tubby Hayes

  • Scottish National Jazz Orchestra, Tommy Smith (Director)

    Morning Mood

    Composer: Edvard Grieg Arranger: Billy Strayhorn

    • In The Spirit of Duke.
    • Spartacus Records STS 017.
  • Joe Locke

    Ain't No Sunshine

    Composer: Bill Withers

    • Lay Down My Heart.
    • Motema 233725.
  • David Murray Infinity Quartet, Featuring Gregory Porter

    Army Of the Faithful

    Composer: David Murray

    • Be My Monster Love.
    • Motema 233 724.
  • Kenny Ball

    Midnight In Moscow

    Composer: Solovev-Sedoj Arranger: Kenny Ball

    • Midnight In Moscow – Greatest Hits.
    • Castle PIESD 139.
  • Tubby Hayes Quartet

    Trenton Place

    Composer: Tubby Hayes

    • Mexican Green.
    • Mole Jazz.
  • BBC Recording, recorded at Maida Vale Studios on the 6th June 2013

    • Simon Spillet Quartet

      Bass House

      Performers: Simon Spillet (Sax); Clark Tracey (Drums); Alec Dankworth (Double-Bass); Steve Melling (Piano) Composer: Jimmy Deuchar

    • Simon Spillet Quartet

      Wonderful, Wonderful

      Performers: Simon Spillet (Sax); Clark Tracey (Drums); Alec Dankworth (Double-Bass); Steve Melling (Piano) Composer: Raleigh/Edwards

  • Mulgrew Miller

    Without A Song

    Composer: Rose/Ellscu/Youmans

    • Milestones.
    • Camden Deluxe BMG.
  • Susanne Abbuehl

    This and My Heart

    Composer: Susanne Abbuehl, Emily Dickinson

    • The Gift.
    • ECM ECM 2322.

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