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In the run up to Christmas Alyn Shipton includes festive music including the joyous Latin jazz of Tito Puente.

1 hour

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Sat 16 Dec 2017 16:00

Music Played

  • Glenn Miller

    Jeep Jockey Jump

    • And the Army Air Force Band.
    • RCA/Jazz Tribune.
  • Stan Kenton

    Artistry In Rhythm

    • Artistry in Rhythm.
    • Avid.
  • Tito Puente

    Oye Coma Va

    • El Rey.
    • Tico.
  • Johnny Richards

    Turn Aboot

    • Somethin’ Else.
    • Fresh Sound.
  • Buddy Greco

    I Can't Get Started

    • Jazz Grooves.
    • Candid.
  • Buck Clayton Legacy Band

    Party Time

    • Claytonia.
    • BCLB.
  • Lambert, Hendricks & Ross


    • Sing a Song for Basie.
    • Verve.
  • Thelonious Monk

    Stuffy Turkey

    • It’s Monk’s Time.
    • Columbia.
  • Duke Ellington

    Blues To Be There

    • Ellington at Newport: Complete.
    • Columbia.
  • Roger Beaujolais

    And When You Smile

    • Sunset.
    • Spin Cycle Music.


Artist               Glenn Miller

Title                Jeep Jockey Jump

Composer      Jerry Gray

Album            And the Army Air Force Band

Label              RCA/Jazz Tribune

Number          ND 89767 CD 2 Track 10

Duration         2.16

Performers     Zeke Zarchy, Bernie Privin, Bunny Nicholls, Jack Steele, t; Jim Priddy, Larry Hall, Johnny Halliburton, Jim Harwood, tb; Hank Freeman, Freddy Guerra, Thomas Brecker, Vince Carbone, Jack Ferrier, Chuck Gentry, reeds; Mel Powell, p; Carmen Mastren, g; Trigger Alpert, b; Ray McKinley, d.


Artist              Stan Kenton

Title                Artistry In Rhythm

Composer      Kenton

Album            Artistry in Rhythm

Label              Avid

Number          AMSC-912 CD 1 Track 1

Duration         3.21

Performers     Ray Borden, John Carroll, Buddy Childers, Karl George, Dick Morse, t; Harry Forbes, George Faye, Bart Varsalona, tb; Eddie Meyers, Art Pepper, Red Dorris, Maurice Beeson, Bob Gioga, reeds; Stan Kenton, p; Bob Ahern, g; Clyde Singleton, b; Joe Vernon, d. 19 Nov 1943.


Artist                Tito Puente

Title                  Oye Coma Va

Composer        Puente

Album              El Rey

Label               Tico

Number           1086 Track 2

Duration           4.26

Performers      Tito Puente and His Orchestra, 1962.


Artist                Johnny Richards

Title                 Turn Aboot

Composer       Richards

Album             Somethin’ Else

Label              Fresh Sound

Number          2207 Track 5

Duration         6.27

Performers    Maynard Ferguson, Buddy Childers, Pete Candoli, Stu Williamson, Ray Copeland, Shorty Rogers (tp), Milt Bernhart, Frank Rosolino, Don Nelly, Jimmy Cleveland (tb), Julius Watkins, Vince De Rosa (Frh), Charlie Mariano, Gene Quill (as), Richie Kamuca, Frank Socolow (ts), Ronny Lang (bs), Marty Paich, John Knapp (p), Buddy Clark (b), Stan Levey, Ed Shaughnessy (d)


Artist              Buddy Greco

Title                I Can’t Get Started

Composer      Duke

Album            Jazz Grooves

Label              Candid

Number          CCD-79755 Track 7

Duration         6.09

Performers    Buddy Greco, p; Joe Lano, g; Bob Sachs, b; Gregg Field, d. 1998


Artist               Buck Clayton Legacy Band

Title                Party Time

Composer      Clayton

Album            Claytonia

Label              BCLB

Number          001 Track 3

Duration         6.10

Performers     Menno Daams, Ian Smith, t; Matthias Seuffert, Alan Barnes, reeds; Adrian Fry, tb; Martin Litton, p; Martin Wheatley, g; Alyn Shipton, b; Norman Emberson, d. 2011


Artist               Lambert Hendricks and Ross

Title                Cloudburst

Composer       Kirkland, Harris

Album             Sing a Song for Basie

Label               Verve

Number          5438272-NA

Duration         2.42

Performers     Lambert Hendricks and Ross


Artist              Thelonious Monk

Title                Stuffy Turkey

Composer      Monk

Album             It’s Monk’s Time

Label              Columbia

Number          CS 8984 Track 3

Duration          8.11

Performers     Charlie Rouse, ts; Thelonious Monk, p; Butch Warren, b and Ben Riley d. 1964


‪Artist               Duke Ellington

Title                Blues To Be there

Composer       Ellington / Strayhorn

Album             Ellington at Newport Complete

Label              Columbia

Number          C2K 64932 CD 1 Track 11

Duration          7.09

Performers DE, p, dir; Clark Terry, Willie Cook, Cat Anderson, Ray Nance, t; Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders, tb; Hamilton, Procope, Carney, Hodges, Paul Gonsalves, reeds; Jimmy Woode, b; Sam Woodyard, d. 
7 July 1956, Newport RI.


Artist               Roger Beaujolais

Title                 And when you smile

Composer       Beaujolais

Album              Sunset

Label               Spin Cycle Music

Number           ST010

Duration          8.29

Performers      Roger Beaujolais, vib;  Robin Aspland on piano, Simon Thorpe on Double Bass and Winston Clifford on drums.


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