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Alyn Shipton presents requests, including a track from Ginger Baker's new album Why?. Plus stride piano from Stephanie Trick and a memory of jazz/gospel pianist James Williams.

Jazz and rock drummer Ginger Baker now leads the quartet Jazz Confusion. Among this week's listeners' requests Alyn Shipton features a track from Baker's new album "Why?". There's also traditional stride piano from the young player Stephanie Trick. and a memory of the jazz and gospel pianist James Williams.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 23 Aug 2014 17:00

Music Played

  • Jack DeJohnette

    One For Eric

    Performer: Arthur Blythe. Performer: Jack DeJohnette. Performer: Peter Warrren. Performer: David Murray.
    • Special Edition.
    • ECM.
    • 1.
  • Ruby Braff

    Down in Honky Tonk Town

    Performer: Ruby Braff. Performer: Frank Tate. Performer: Dave McKenna. Performer: Howard Alden. Performer: Scott Hamilton. Performer: Alan Dawson.
    • ...and His New England Song Hounds Vol 1.
    • Concord.
    • 8.
  • Gerry Mulligan Quartet

    Love In New Orleans

    Performer: Bob Brookmeyer. Performer: Gus Johnson. Performer: Bill Crow. Performer: Gerry Mulligan Quartet.
    • Complete Studio Recordings.
    • Lonehill.
    • 5.
  • Count Basie

    Way Back Blues

    Performer: Count Basie. Performer: Freddie Green. Performer: Jo Jones. Performer: Walter Page.
    • Coming Out Party.
    • Naxos.
    • 16.
  • Ginger Baker

    St Thomas

    Performer: Alec Dankworth. Performer: Pee Wee Ellis. Performer: Abass Dodoo. Performer: Ginger Baker.
    • Why?.
    • Motema.
    • 6.
  • Ken "Snakehips" Johnson

    It Was A Lover and His Lass

    Performer: Ernie Stevens. Performer: Yorke De Souza. Performer: Jack Cosker. Performer: Carl Barriteau. Performer: Tommy Wilson. Performer: George Roberts. Performer: Baba Williams. Performer: Al Bowlly. Performer: Henderson Twins. Performer: Jiver Hutchinson. Performer: Joe Deniz. Performer: Bertie King. Performer: Dave Wilkins. Performer: Freddie Butt.
    • Black British Swing.
    • Topic.
    • 12.
  • George Russell

    Concerto for Billy the Kid

    Performer: Bill Evans. Performer: Paul Motian. Performer: Art Farmer. Performer: George Russell. Performer: Milt Hinton. Performer: Hal McKusick. Performer: Barry Galbraith.
    • The Jazz Workshop.
    • RCA Victor.
    • 12.
  • Thelonious Monk

    Blue Monk

    Performer: Johnny Griffin. Performer: Thelonious Monk. Performer: Ahmed Abdul-Malik. Performer: Roy Haynes.
    • Monk in Action.
    • Riverside.
    • 5.
  • Stephanie Trick

    Handful of Keys

    Performer: Stephanie Trick.
    • Hear That Rhythm.
    • Trick Records.
    • 3.
  • James Williams


    Performer: James Williams. Performer: Christian McBride. Performer: Steve Nelson. Performer: Clark Terry. Performer: Billy Pierce. Performer: Tony Reedus.
    • Talkin' Trash.
    • DIW.
    • 3.


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