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Independence Day

As America celebrates Independence Day on the 4th of July, Geoffrey Smith joins the transatlantic festivities with whoops and hollers from Sonny Terry, Wynton Marsalis, Carla Bley and Jazz at the Philharmonic.

1 hour

Last on

Sun 5 Jul 2015 00:00

Music Played

  • Duke Ellington

    Star Spangled Banner

    Performer: Britt Woodman. Performer: William "Cat" Anderson. Performer: Quentin Jackson. Performer: Duke Ellington. Performer: Sam Woodyard. Performer: Russell Procope. Performer: John Sanders. Performer: Willie Cook. Performer: Al Lucas. Performer: Harry Carney. Performer: Johnny Hodges.
    • Ellington At Newport 1956.
    • Columbia/Legacy.
    • 1.
  • Phil Bodner, Marty Grosz, Keith Ingham, Phil Flanigan, Jackie Williams & Maxine Sullivan

    I Love A Parade

    • The Great Songs From The Cotton Club.
    • Stash.
    • 1.
  • Sonny Terry

    Hootin' Blues

    • Hootin' Blues / Bop! Goes The Weasel.
    • Parlophone.
    • 1.
  • Barney Kessel, Hampton Hawes, Leroy Vinnegar, Shelly Manne & Sonny Rollins

    I've Told Every Little Star

    • The Contemporary Leader.
    • Proper Box.
    • 7.
  • The Dave Brubeck Quartet

    Fourth of July

    Performer: Jack Six. Performer: Bobby Militello. Performer: Randy Jones.
    • So What's New.
    • TELARC.
    • 2.
  • Louis Armstrong


    Performer: Henry “Red” Allen. Performer: Pete Clark. Performer: Louis Bacon. Performer: Louis Bacon. Performer: Shelton Hemphill. Performer: Shelton Hemphill. Performer: Wilbur de Paris. Performer: Wilbur de Paris. Performer: Charlie Holmes. Performer: J.C. Higginbotham. Performer: George Washington. Performer: George Washington. Performer: Lee Blair. Performer: Chappie Willett. Performer: Louis Armstrong. Performer: Luis Russell. Performer: Bingie Madison. Performer: Bingie Madison. Performer: Paul Barbarin. Performer: J.C. Higginbotham. Performer: Henry “Red” Allen. Performer: George "Pops" Foster. Performer: Albert Nicholas.
    • VERVE.
    • 17.
  • Wynton Marsalis Septet

    Local Announcements

    Performer: Wycliffe Gordon. Performer: Herlin Riley. Performer: Walter Goines. Performer: Ben Wolfe. Performer: Eric Reed. Performer: Wes Anderson.
    • Live At The Village Vanguard.
    • 3.
  • Vincent Chancey, Anthony Arnold Dagradi, D. Sharpe, Michael Mantler, Arturo O'Farrill, Steve Slagle, Steve Swallow, Earl McIntyre, Gary Valente & Carla Bley

    The Lord Is Listenin' To Ya, Hallelujah!

    • Carla Bley Live!.
    • Watt.
    • 2.
  • Duke Elllington & Count Basie

    Battle Royal

    Performer: Charlie Fowlkes. Performer: William "Cat" Anderson. Performer: Jimmy Hamilton. Performer: Sam Woodyard. Performer: Paul Gonsalves. Performer: Sonny Payne. Performer: Frank Wess. Performer: ELLINGTON, DUKE & COUNT BASIE. Performer: Harry Carney. Performer: Lawrence Brown. Performer: Ray Nance. Performer: Johnny Hodges.
    • 1.
  • Jazz at the Philharmonic All-Stars


    Performer: Lee Young. Performer: Illinois Jacquet. Performer: Jazz at the Philharmonic All-Stars. Performer: Les Paul. Performer: J. J. Johnson. Performer: Jack McVea. Performer: Johnny Miller. Performer: Nat King Cole.
    • Le Chant de Monde.
    • 10.