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From listeners' requests in all styles of jazz, Alyn Shipton includes music by singer Lee Wiley and veteran organist Jimmy McGriff. There's also a classic track by Louis Armstrong and a memory of the late Acker Bilk.

1 hour

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Sat 3 Sep 2016 17:00

Music Played

  • Clifford Brown

    Tiny Capers

    • Best of Clifford Brown.
    • Blue Note.
    • 10.
  • Stan Getz and Laurindo Almeida & Stan Getz

    Menina Moca

    • With Guest Artist Laurindo Almeida.
    • Verve.
    • 1.
  • Sonny Clark

    Deep In A Dream

    • Leapin' and Lopin'.
    • Blue Note.
    • 2.
  • Louis Armstrong & Gordon Jenkins

    Blueberry Hill

    • Louis Armstrong and Gordon Jenkins.
    • Brunswick.
    • 1.
  • Pete Fountain

    South Rampart Street Parade

    • South Rampart Street Parade.
    • CORAL.
    • 1.
  • Pete Fountain

    When We Danced At The Mardi Gras

    • The Best Of Pete Fountain.
    • CORAL.
    • 1.
  • Lee Wiley and Leo Reisman's Orchestra & Lee Wiley And Leo Reisman's Orchestra

    Take It From Me

    • Lee Wiley and Leo Reisman.
    • Victor.
    • 2.
  • Brad Mehldau & Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau & Joshua Redman

    Ornithology

    • Nearness.
    • NONESUCH.
    • 1.
  • Jimmy McGriff

    Round Midnight

    • I've Got A Woman.
    • SUE.
    • 4.
  • Bill Evans and Jim Hall, Jimmy Hall & Bill Evans

    Jazz Samba

    • INTERMODULATION.
    • VERVE.
    • 5.
  • Acker Bilk

    Summerset

    • The Radio Luxembourg Sessions.
    • Vocalion.
    • 11.
  • Roger Marks

    O Solo Mio

    • In Retrospect.
    • Upbeat.
    • 1.

Performers:

Artist  Clifford Brown
Title  Tiny Capers
Composer Brown
Album  Best of Clifford Brown
Label  Blue Note
Number  7243 8 23373 2 4 Track 10
Duration  4.18
Performers: Clifford Brown, t; Stu Williamson, vtb; Zoot Sims, ts; Bob Gordon, bars; Russ Freeman, p; Joe Mondragon, b; Shelly Manne, d; Jack Montrose, arr. July 1954.


Artist  Stan Getz and Laurindo Almeida
Title  Menina Moca
Composer Luiz Anyonio
Album  Stan Getz with Guest Artist Laurindo Almeida
Label  Verve
Number  V6 8665 Track 1
Duration  5.45
Performers: Stan Getz, ts; Laurindo Almeida, g; Steve Kuhn, p; George Duvivier, b; Dave Bailey, d: Edison Machado, Luiz Parga, Jose Paulo, Jose Soorez (percussion) March 1963.


Artist  Sonny Clarke
Title  Deep In a Dream
Composer Van Heusen / De Lange
Album  Leapin’ and Lopin’
Label  Blue Note
Number  T50999 2 15366 2 5 Track 2
Duration  6.48
Performers: Ike Quebec, ts; Sonny Clarke, p; Burch Warren b; Billy Higgins. 13 Nov 1961.


Artist  Louis Armstrong
Title  Blueberry Hill
Composer Lewis, Stock, Rose; arr Jenkins
Album  Louis Armstrong and Gordon Jenkins
Label  Decca
Number  24752 Side A
Duration  2.52
Performers: Louis Armstrong, v; Billy Butterfield, Yank Lawson, Carl Poole, t; Will Bradley, tb; Milt Yaner, Hymie Schertzer, Tom Parshley, Art Drelinger, reeds; Bernie Leighton, p; Carl Kress, g; Jack Lesberg, b; Johnny Blowers, d; choir dir. Gordon Jenkins.


Artist  Pete Fountain
Title  South Rampart Street Parade
Composer Haggart / Bauduc
Album  South Rampart Street Parade 
Label  Coral
Number  57440 Track 1
Duration  2.05
Performers: Pete Fountain, cl; Dick Nash, Dick Noel, Lew McCreary, tb; George Roberts, btb; Phil Stevens, tu; Bobby Gibbons, bj; Morty Corb; b; Godfrey Hersch, Jack Sperling, Nick Fatool, Paul Barbarin, d; 1963


Artist  Pete Fountain
Title  When We Danced at the Mardi Gras
Composer Opler, Mercer
Label  Coral
Number  65549 Side B
Duration  2.21
Performers: Pete Fountain, cl; Stan Wrightsman, p; Morty Corb, b; Jack Sperling, d; 1961.


Artist  Lee Wiley and Leo Reisman’s Orchestra
Title  Take it from me
Composer Adams / Waller
Album  Lee Wiley and Leo Reisman’s Orchestra
Label  Victor
Number  22757 Side B
Duration   3.51
Performers: inc. Bubber Miley, t; Jess Smith, Burt Williams, reeds; Leo Reisman, Lew Conrad, vn; Harry Sigman, d; Lee Wiley, v. 30 June 1931


Artist  Brad Mehldau/ Joshua Redman
Title  Ornithology
Composer Parker
Album  Nearness
Label  Nonesuch
Number  Track 1
Duration  8.40
Performers: Joshua Redman, ts; Brad Mehldau, p. 2016.


Artist  Jimmy McGriff
Title  Round Midnight
Composer Monk
Album  I’ve Got a Woman
Label  Sue
Number  ENSUE1 Side One Track Four
Duration  5.43
Performers: Jimmy McGriff, v; Morris Dow, g; Jackie Mills, d. 1962


Artist  Bill Evans and Jim Hall
Title  Jazz Samba
Composer Ogerman
Album  Intermodulation
Label  Verve
Number  V6 8655 Track 5
Duration  3.12
Performers Bill Evans, p; Jim Hall, g. 10 May 1966.


Artist  Acker Bilk
Title  Summerset
Composer Bilk / Collett
Album  The Radio Luxembourg Sessions
Label  Vocalion
Number  5323 Track 11
Duration  3.38
Performers: Acker Bilk, cl; Stan Greig, p; Ron McKay, bj; Ernie Price, b; Ron McKay, d. 2 Feb 1960.


Artist  Roger Marks
Title  O Solo Mio
Composer Di Capua
Album  In Retrospect
Label  Upbeat
Number  270 Track 1
Duration  3.17
Performers: Roger Marks, tb; John Whitlock, bj; Bob Jarvis, bgtr; Denny Hutchinson, d. 9 May 2000.

 

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