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There's a range of music in this week's selection by Alyn Shipton of listeners' requests, ranging from classic tracks by singer Betty Carter to the up-to-the-minute sounds of UK pianist Neil Cowley~.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 25 Mar 2017 16:00

Music Played

  • Lester Young

    I Never Knew

    Performer: Lester Young. Performer: Buck Clayton. Performer: Benny Goodman. Performer: Count Basie. Performer: Charlie Christian. Performer: Freddie Green. Performer: Walter Page. Performer: Jo Jones.
    • Lester Young Story.
    • Proper.
  • Fats Waller

    Honeysuckle Rose

    Performer: Fats Waller. Performer: Bunny Berigan. Performer: Tommy Dorsey. Performer: Dick McDonough. Performer: George Wettling.
    • Fats Waller Vol 4 of Complete Recorded Works.
    • JSP.
  • Betty Carter

    When It's Sleepy Tine Down South

    Performer: Betty Carter. Performer: Mulgrew Miller. Performer: Christian McBride. Performer: Lewis Nash.
    • It’s Not About The Melody.
    • Verve.
  • Dave Frishberg

    A Blizzard of Lies

    Performer: Dave Frishberg. Performer: Steve Gilmore. Performer: Bill Goodwin.
    • Dave Frishberg Songbook Vol 2.
    • Omni.
  • Neil Cowley

    Garden of Love

    Performer: Neil Cowley. Performer: Rex Horan. Performer: Evan Jenkins. Performer: Leo Abrahams.
    • Spacebound Apes.
    • Hide Inside.
  • Jelly Roll Morton

    The Pearls

    Performer: Jelly Roll Morton.
    • Doctor Jazz.
    • Proper.
  • Sidney Bechet

    Days Beyond Recall

    Performer: Sidney Bechet. Performer: Bunk Johnson. Performer: Cliff Jackson. Performer: Sandy Williams. Performer: George "Pops" Foster. Performer: Manzie Johnson.
    • Days Beyond Recall.
    • Blue Note.
  • Jazz Warriors

    Abolition Day

    Performer: Jazz Warriors.
    • Afropeans.
    • Destin-E.
  • Oliver Nelson

    There's a Yearning

    Performer: Oliver Nelson.
    • Afro American Sketches.
    • Prestige.
  • Fred Hunt


    Performer: Fred Hunt. Performer: Roger Nobes. Performer: Brian Mursell.
    • Yesterdays.
    • Erus.
  • The Jazz Five

    There It Is

    Performer: Vic Ash. Performer: Harry Klein. Performer: Brian Dee. Performer: Malcolm Cecil. Performer: Bill Eyden.
    • The Hooter.
    • Riverside.
  • Miles Davis


    Performer: Miles Davis. Performer: René Urtreger. Performer: Pierre Michelot. Performer: Christian Garros.
    • Walkin’.
    • Essential Jazz Classics.


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