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Champion of the little-known C-Melody instrument, saxophonist Frankie Trumbauer, is featured in Alyn Shipton's pick of listeners' requests for music in all styles of jazz.

1 hour

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Sat 13 Jan 2018 16:00

Music Played

  • Sidney Bechet


    • Blues in Thirds.
    • Charly.
    • 2.
  • Joe Daniels

    Sweet Sue

    • St Louis Blues/Sweet Sue.
    • Parlophone.
  • Jimmy Giuffre

    Green Country (New England Mood)

    • Travlin' Light.
    • Atlantic.
    • 3.
  • Alan Barnes


    • The Pollwinners play Girl Talk.
    • Zephyr.
    • 12.
  • Della Reese

    Someday you'll want me to want you

    • Della.
    • RCA.
    • 6.
  • Bill Evans

    Autumn Leaves

    • The Riverside Years.
    • Not Now.
    • 2.
  • Mike Westbrook


    • Marching Song Volumes 1 and 2.
    • Deram.
    • 3.
  • Keith Jarrett

    Groovin' High

    • Whisper Not.
    • ECM.
    • 3.
  • The Bad Plus

    Smells Like Teen Spirit

    • These are the Vistas.
    • Sony.
    • 3.
  • Una Mae Carlisle

    If I Had You

    • Bluebird.
  • Django Reinhardt

    Vous Qui Passez

    • Django in Rome 1949-1950.
    • RCA.
    • 6.


Artist               Sidney Bechet

Title                 Summertime

Composer        Gershwin, Heywood

Album              Blues in Thirds

Label               Charly

Number           Le Jazz CD 30 Track 2

Duration          4.06

Performers: Sidney Bechet, ss; Teddy Bunn, g; Meade Lux Lewis, p; John Williams, b; Sid Catlett, d. 8 June 1939.


Artist               Joe Daniels

Title                 Sweet Sue

Composer        Young

Album              n/a

Label               Parlophone

Number           F211 Side B

Duration          2.43

Performers      Max Goldberg, t; Freddy Gardner, cl; Monia Liter, p; Archie Slavin, g; Tiny Winters, b; Joe Daniels, d. 28 June 1935


Artist               Jimmy Giuffre

Title                 Green Country (New England Mood)

Composer        Giuffre

Album              Travlin’ Light

Label               Atlantic

Number           8122 79625 Track 3

Duration          3.07

Performers: Jimmy Giuffre, cl; Bob Brookmeyer, tb; Jim Hall g.  1958


Artist               Alan Barnes

Title                 Liza

Composer        Gershwin / Kahn

Album              The Pollwinners play Girl Talk

Label               Zephyr

Number           ZECD 28 Track 12

Duration          4,14

Performers: Warren Vache, c; Alan Barnes, as; Tony Coe, ss; Roy Williams, tb; Brian Lemon, p; Dave Cliff, g; Dave Green, g; Clark Tracey d. 1999.


Artist               Della Reese

Title                 Someday you’ll want me to want you

Composer        Hodges

Album              Della

Label               RCA

Number           2157 Side B Track 6

Duration          5.13

Performers: Della Reese and orchestra conducted and arranged by Neal Hefti. 1960.


Artist               Bill Evans

Title                 Autumn Leaves

Composer        Kosma / Prevert

Album              The Riverside Years

Label               Not Now

Number           912 CD 3 [Portrait in Jazz]  Track 2

Duration          5.27

Performers      Bill Evans, p; Scott LaFaro, b; Paul Motian, d. 28 Dec 1959


Artist               Mike Westbrook

Title                 Rosie

Composer        Westbrook

Album              Marching Song Vols 1 and 2

Label               Deram

Number           844853-2 CD 2 Track 3

Duration          6.36

Performers: Dave Holdsworth, t; Mike Westbrook, p, Dave Holdsworth, Kenny Wheeler, t; Mike Gibbs, tb; Tom Bennelik, frh; Martin Fry, tu; John Surman, Mike Osborn, Bernie Living, Alan Skidmore, reeds; Harry Miller, b; Alan Jackson, John Marshall, d.


Artist               Keith Jarrett

Title                 Groovin’ High

Composer        Gillespie

Album              Whisper Not

Label               ECM

Number           543816-2 CD 1 Track 3

Duration          8.31

Performers:     Keith Jarrett, p; Gary Peacock, b; Jack DeJohnette, d. 5 July 1999


Artist               The Bad Plus

Title                 Smells Like Teen Spirit

Composer        Cobain

Album              These are the Vistas

Label               Sony

Number           n/a Track 3

Duration          5.57

Performers      Ethan Iverson, p; Reid Anderson, b; Dave King, d. 2001


Artist               Una Mae Carlisle

Title                 If I Had You

Composer        King, Shapiro

Album              n/a

Label               Bluebird

Number           10853 Side A

Duration          3.24

Performers: Una Mae Carlisle, v, p; John Hamilton, t; Al Casey, g; Cedric Wallace, b; Slick Jones, d. 2 August 1940


Artist               Django Reinhardt

Title                 Vous Qui Passez

Composer        Trenet

Album              Django in Rome 1949-1950

Label               JSP

Number           B0001AV562 CD 1 Track 6

Duration          2.49

Performers      Django Reinhardt, g; Stephane Grappelli, vn; Gianni Safred, p; Carlo Pecori, b; Aurelio de Carolis, d.





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