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Alyn Shipton's selection of listeners' requests includes music from a broad spectrum of performers including classic blues singer Bessie Smith, fiddle and guitar duo Joe Venuti and Eddie Lang, the trumpet virtuoso Charlie Shavers and the Count Basie Orchestra.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 1 Mar 2014 16:00

Music Played

  • Cy Laurie

    Careless Love

    Performer: Alan Elsdon. Performer: Graham Stewart. Performer: Pat Hawes. Performer: Brian Munday. Performer: Stan Leader. Performer: Peter Mawford.
    • Vintage Cy Laurie.
    • Lake.
    • 10.
  • Bessie Smith

    Black Mountain Blues

    Performer: Ed Allen. Performer: Steve Stevens.
    • The Complete Recordings Vol 4..
    • Columbia.
    • 16.
  • Andrew Morris

    Rock Water

    Performer: Theo Jobst.
    • Give/Take.
    • Andrew Morris.
    • 3.
  • Louis Armstrong


    Performer: Trummy Young. Performer: Ed Hall. Performer: Billy Kyle. Performer: Dale Jones. Performer: Barrett Deems.
    • The Armstrong Box.
    • Storyville.
    • 112.
  • Chris Barber

    It's Tight Like That

    Performer: Pat Halcox. Performer: Monty Sunshine. Performer: Lonnie Donegan. Performer: Ron Bowden.
    • The Complete Decca Sessions 1954/1955.
    • Lake.
    • 6.
  • Count Basie

    One O'Clock Jump

    Performer: Frank Wess. Performer: FRANK FOSTER. Performer: Benny Powell. Performer: Henry Coker. Performer: Joe Newman.
    • One O'Clock Jump.
    • Fresh Sound.
    • 1.
  • Henri Crolla

    Je Cherche apres Titine

    Performer: Martial Solal.
    • Gypsy Jazz.
    • Proper.
    • 20.
  • Charles Mingus

    Parkeriana (Part One)

    Performer: Eric Dolphy. Performer: Clifford Jordan. Performer: Jaki Byard. Performer: Dannie Richmond.
    • The Jazz Workshop Concerts 1964-5.
    • Mosaic.
    • 2.
  • Kairos Ensemble

    In Step

    Performer: Dan Foster. Performer: Peter James. Performer: Richard Fox. Performer: Tom Hooper.
    • 10.
  • Coleman Hawkins

    Stealin' The Bean

    Performer: Charlie Shavers. Performer: Ray Bryant. Performer: Tiny Grimes. Performer: George Duvivier. Performer: Osie Johnson.
    • Hawk Eyes.
    • Prestige.
    • 6.
  • The Rendell Carr Quintet

    Tan Samfu

    Performer: Ian Carr. Performer: Don Rendell. Performer: Michael Garrick. Performer: Dave Green. Performer: Trevor Tomkins.
    • Dusk Fire.
    • BGO Records.
    • 2.
  • Mark White

    Jazz Club Stomp

    Performer: Jack Jackson. Performer: Nobby Clarke. Performer: Sid Phillips. Performer: Harry Gold. Performer: Billy Munn. Performer: Jack Llewellyn. Performer: Will Hemmings. Performer: Max Abrams.
    • Mark White Presents The Jazz Club.
    • Decca.
    • 2.
  • Jack Teagarden

    Farewell Blues

    Performer: Charlie Teagarden. Performer: Benny Goodman. Performer: Joe Venuti. Performer: Frank Signorelli. Performer: Eddie Lang. Performer: Ward Lay. Performer: Neil Marshall.
    • From Now On.
    • Proper.
    • 24.


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