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Alyn Shipton's selection of jazz from listeners' requests focuses on the piano, with tracks from Bill Evans and Keith Jarrett, plus music from Acker Bilk, Bruce Turner and Dizzy Gillespie.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 17 Aug 2013 17:15

Music Played

  • Karin Krog / Bengt Hallberg

    Love Walked In

    Composer: G and I Gerswhin Performers: Karin Krog, v; Bengt Hallberg, p, 1982

    • To Of a Kind.
    • Four Leaf.
    • 5063 S 2 Track 4 (2.02).
  • Acker Bilk

    The Hucklebuck

    Composer: Gibson Performers: Acker Bilk, cl; Al Fairweather, t; John Mortimer, tb; Bruce Turner, as; Ronnie Ross, bars; Stan Greig, p; Tony Pitt, g; Tucker Finlayson, b; Ron McKay, d.

    • The Veritable Mr Bilk.
    • Columbia.
    • SCX 6241 S2 T3 (9.45).
  • Bill Evans

    Spring Is Here

    Composer: Rodgers / Hart Performers: Bill Evans, p; Scott LaFaro, b; Paul Motain, d. 28 December 1959

    • Portrait in Jazz.
    • Riverside.
    • OJCCD088, Track 7 (5.03).
  • Sarah Vaughan

    Alone Again (Naturally)

    Composer: O’Sullivan Performers: Sarah Vaughan, v; with the Peter Matz Big Band. 1972

    • Feelin’ Good.
    • Mainstream.
    • MRL 1012 S1, T 3 (4.24).
  • Joe Pass

    Here's That Rainy Day

    Composer: Van Heusen, Burke Performers: Joe Pass, g; Dec 1973.

    • Virtuoso.
    • Pablo.
    • 2310 708 S1, Track 3 (3.34).
  • Billie Holiday

    Please Keep Me In Your Dreams

    Composer: Seymour / Lawnhurst Performers: Billie Holiday, v; Jonah Jones, t; Edgar Sampson, as, cl; Ben Webster, ts; Teddy Wilson, p; Allen Reuss, g; John Kirby, b; Cozy Cole, d. 12 Jan 1937

    • The quintessential.
    • Columbia.
    • CBS460820, Track 8 (2.15).
  • Fate Marable


    Composer: Bargy Performers: Sidney Desvignes, Amos White, t; Harvey Lankford, tb; Norman Mason, Bert Bailey, cl, as; Walter Thomas, ts, bar; Fate Marable, p; Willie Foster, bj, g; Henry Kimball, b; Zutty Singleton, d. 16 March 1924.

    • New Orleans in the ‘20s.
    • Timeless.
    • CBC1 -014 Track 8 (3.09).
  • Danny Moss / Eddie Thompson

    Buff's Blues

    Composer: Thompson, Moss Performers: Danny Moss, ts; Eddie Thompson, p, el p. 1976.

    • Misty and Moody.
    • One Up.
    • 116 S 1 T 3 (4.32).
  • Dizzy Gillespie

    Get That Money Blues

    Composer: Jimmy Owens Performers: Dizzy Gillespie, t; James Moody, as, fl; Billy Butler, g; Kenny Barron, p; Frank Schifano, b; Candy Finch, d. Candido, Panama Francis, perc. Oct 1966.

    • The Melody Lingers On.
    • Limelight.
    • LML4029 S2 T 5 (7.06).
  • Keith Jarrett Trio

    Stella By Starlight

    Composer: Young / Washington Performers: Keith Jarrett, p; Gary Peacock, b; Jack DeJohnette, d. 30 April 2001.

    • Yesterdays.
    • ECM.
    • 177 4447 Track 9 (8.04).
  • Sandy Brown

    Everybody Loves Saturday Night

    Composer: Trad (arr Brown) Performers: Al Fairweather, t; Sandy Brown, cl; John R T Davies, tb; Alan Thomas, p; Mo Umansky, bj; Brian Parker, b; Graham Burbidge, d. 1 April 1955.

    • Sandy’s Sidemen.
    • Lake.
    • 133 Track 1 (3.09).


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