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Alyn Shipton presents listeners' suggestions in all styles of jazz, including African jazz by Chris McGregor and The Brotherhood of Breath, West Coast cool from Art Pepper and the Count Basie Orchestra.

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Sat 3 Aug 2013 17:00

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  • Count Basie

    Jump For Johnny

    Composer: Hefti Performers: Thad Jones, Fip Ricard, Al Aarons, Ernie Royal, Sonny Cohn, t; Grover Mitchell, Henry Coker, Benny Powell, tb; Marshal Royal, Eric Dixon, Frank Wess, Frank Foster, Charlie Fowlkes, reeds; Count Basie, p; Freddie Green, g; Buddy Catlett, b; Sonny Payne, d. November 1962.

    • On My Way and Shoutin’ Again.
    • American Jazz Classics.
    • 99067 Track 4 (3.17).
  • Art Pepper


    Composer: Shorty Rogers Performers: Art Pepper, as, ldr; Bill Holman, ts; Bud Shank, bs; Don Fagerquist, t; Stu Williamson, vtb; Red Callendar, tu; Russ Freeman, p; Monty Budwig, b; Shelly Manne, d. 12 Aug 1957.

    • The Artistry of Pepper.
    • Pacific Jazz.
    • CDP 7 97194 2 Track 10 (7.01).
  • Humphrey Lyttelton

    Apex Blues

    Composer: Noone Performers: Humphrey Lyttelton, Wally Fawkes, cl; Bruce Turner, as; Johnny Parker, p; Freddie Legon, g; Mickey Ashman, b; George Hopkinson, d. 18 Dec 1953.

    • Humphrey Lyttelton and His Band 1953-56.
    • Upbeat.
    • RCD 233 Track 13 (2.50).
  • Humphrey Lyttelton

    The Onions

    Composer: Bechet Performers: Humphrey Lyttelton, t; Wally Fawkes, cl; Bruce Turner, as; Johnny Parker, p; Freddie Legon, g; Mickey Ashman, b; George Hopkinson, d. Royal Festival Hall, 28 Nov 1954.

    • Classic Live Concerts.
    • Lake.
    • 53 CD 1 Track 19 (4.45).
  • Nat Gonella

    The Lambeth Walk

    Composer: Noel Gay Performers: Nat Gonella, t, v; Bruts Gonella, Johnny Morrison, t; Albert Torrance, Ernest Ritte, Pat Smuts, Dan Barrigo, reeds; Harold Hood, p; Jimmy Mesene, g; Tiny Winters, b; Bob Dryden, d; Stella Moya, v. 16 July 1938.

    • The Songs of Noel Gay.
    • Flapper.
    • PASTCD 7035, T. 20 (3.07).
  • Glenn Miller

    And The Angels Sing

    Composer: Ziggy Elman / Johnny Mercer Performers: Leigh Knowles, Bob Price, Dale McMickle, t; Glenn Miller, Paul Tanner, Al Mastren, tb; Hal McIntyre, Wilbur Schwartz, Stanley Aronson, Tex Beneke, Al Klink, reeds; Chummy McGregor, p; Allen Reuss, g; Rollie Bundock, b; Frank Carlson, d, Ray Eberle, voc. 4 April 1939.

    • The Popular Recordings 1938-42.
    • Bluebird.
    • ND 90412 CD 1 track 3 (2.52).
  • Chris McGregor's Brotherhood of Breath

    Nick Tete

    Performers: Harry Beckett, Mongezi Feza, Marc Charig, t; Malcolm Griffiths, Nick Evans tb; Dudu Pukwana, Mike Osborne, Alan Skidmore, Gary Windo, reeds’ Chris McGregor, p; Harry Miller, b; Louis Moholo, d. 1971

    • Brotherhood.
    • RCA.
    • SF 8260 S1 T 1 (5.58).
  • Asaf Sirkis

    Eyes Tell

    Composer: Asaf Sirkis Performers: Asaf Sirkis, perc; Yaron Stavi, eb; Tassos Spiliotopoulos, g. 2013.

    • Shepherd’s Stories.
    • SBPT.
    • 003 Track 2 (5.11).
  • Roy Budd

    I'll Remember April

    Composer: Johnstone / DePaul Performers: Roy Budd, p; Dave Holland, b; Chris Karan, d. 1967

    • Pick Yourself Up.
    • Marble Arch.
    • MALS 1237 S 2 T 1 (3.55).
  • Coleman Hawkins

    La Rosita

    Composer: Dupont / Stuart Performers: Coleman Hawkins, Ben Webster, ts; Oscar Peterson, p; Herb Ellis, g; Ray Brown, b; Alvin Stoller, d. 16 Oct 1957

    • Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster.
    • Verve.
    • 8231202, Track 3 (5.08).
  • Herbie Hancock


    Composer: Hancock Performers: Freddie Hubbard, t; Dexter Gordon, ts; Herbie Hancock, p; Butch Warren, b; Billy Higgins, d. May 1962

    • Takin’ Off.
    • Blue Note.
    • CDP 7 46506 2 Track 5 (6.55).


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