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Today, Alyn Shipton's selection from letters, tweets, emails and postcards sent in by listeners includes music by several different masters of the keyboard, ranging from the jazz-rock fusion of George Duke to the Harlem "stride" piano of Fats Waller.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 11 Jul 2015 17:00

Music Played

  • Leroy Jones

    Armstrong Parade

    Performer: Kerry Lewis. Performer: Craig Klein. Performer: Leroy Jones. Performer: Shannon Powell. Performer: Glenn Patscha.
    • Ascona New Orleans Jazz 2001.
    • New Orleans Jazz Ascona.
    • 1.
  • Mose Allison

    Stranger In My Own Home Town

    Performer: John Vidacovich. Performer: Bill Huntington. Performer: Mose Allison. Performer: Steve Masakowski. Performer: Anthony Arnold Dagradi.
    • My Backyard.
    • Bluenote.
    • 5.
  • Fats Waller

    Handful of Keys

    • The Essential Collection.
    • AVID.
    • 3.

    Ghost of a Chance

    Performer: Cozy Cole. Performer: CAB CALLOWAY. Performer: Quentin Jackson. Performer: Andy Brown. Performer: Jerry Blake. Performer: Tyree Glenn. Performer: Danny Barker. Performer: Mario Bauzá. Performer: Dizzy Gillespie. Performer: Keg Johnson. Performer: Walter Thomas. Performer: Leon "Chu" Berry. Performer: Lammar Wright. Performer: Milt Hinton. Performer: Hilton Jefferson. Performer: Benny Payne.
    • Cruisin' With Cab.
    • Topaz.
    • 13.
  • Buck Clayton Legacy Band

    Outer Drive / Swinging At The Copper Rail

    Performer: Martin Wheatley. Performer: Alyn Shipton. Performer: Martin Litton. Performer: Norman Emberson. Performer: Ian Smith. Performer: Buck Clayton Legacy Band. Performer: Matthias Seuffert. Performer: Alan Barnes. Performer: Menno Daams. Performer: Adrian Fry.
    • Claytonia.
    • BCLB.
    • 1.
  • Alan Branscombe

    Some Day My Prince Will Come

    Performer: Alan Branscombe. Performer: Joe Muddell. Performer: Chris Karan.
    • Swinging on the Sound Stage Volume 2.
    • Esquire.
    • 5.
  • Glenn Miller Orchestra

    I've Got a Girl In Kalamazoo

    Performer: Ernie Caceres. Performer: Maurice Purtill. Performer: The Modernaires. Performer: Al Klink. Performer: Jimmy Priddy. Performer: Dale McMickle. Performer: Billy May. Performer: The Nicholas Brothers. Performer: Wilbur Schwartz. Performer: Bobby Hackett. Performer: John Best. Performer: Bill Conway. Performer: Tex Beneke. Performer: Frank D'Annolfo. Performer: Marion Hutton. Performer: Paul Tanner. Performer: Skippy Martin. Performer: Steve Lipkins. Performer: Doc Goldberg. Performer: Glenn Miller Orchestra. Performer: Chummy MacGregor.
    • Orchestra Wives.
    • HMV.
    • 1.
  • Stan Kenton


    Performer: Irving Rosenthal. Performer: Don Kelly. Performer: Al Mattaliano. Performer: Carl Fontana. Performer: Bill Root. Performer: Vinnie Tanno. Performer: Mario Alvarez. Performer: Ralph Blaze. Performer: George Laguna. Performer: Sol Gubin. Performer: Lennie Niehaus. Performer: Stan Kenton and His Orchestra. Performer: Kent Larsen. Performer: Phil Gilbert. Performer: Bill Perkins. Performer: Lee Katzman. Performer: Bob Fitzpatrick. Performer: Mel Lewis. Performer: Julius Watkins. Performer: Sam Noto. Performer: Ed Leddy. Performer: Jay McAllister. Performer: Curtis Counce. Performer: Lucky Thompson. Performer: Roger Mozian. Performer: Tommy Lopez.
    • CAPITOL.
    • 3.
  • George Duke

    Cravo E Canela

    Performer: Lucia Turnbull. Performer: George Duke. Performer: Lucinha Lins. Performer: Jamil Joanes. Performer: Roberto Silva. Performer: Milton Nascimento. Performer: Flavio Faria. Performer: Toninho Horta. Performer: Chico Batera.
    • A Brazilian Love Affair.
    • Sony / Epic.
    • 3.
  • Bill Mays & Ed Bickert & Bill Mays & Ed Bickert

    Bick's Bag

    • Concord Duo Vol 7.
    • Concord.
    • 8.
  • The Dave O'Higgins / Geoff Gascoyne Quartet


    Performer: The Gascoyne / O'Higgins Quartet. Performer: Graham Harvey. Performer: Sebastiaan de Krom.
    • The Real Note Volume 2.
    • Jazzizit Records.
    • 1.
  • Wyatt Ruther, Fats Heard & Erroll Garner

    Don't Worry 'Bout Me

    • Erroll Garner plays Misty.
    • Naxos.
    • 7.


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