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Though tenor saxophonist Stan Getz won global fame for his beautiful tone and pulsating bossa novas, Geoffrey Smith highlights the eloquent valedictory recordings he made not long before his death in 1991, including sessions with pianist Kenny Barron and singer Abbey Lincoln.

1 hour

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Sun 6 May 2018 00:00

Music Played

  • Stan Getz

    I Remember You

    • Serenity.
    • Emarcy.
    • 4.
  • Stan Getz

    Stella By Starlight

    • Stan Getz The Smoothest Operator.
    • JSP Records.
    • 16.
  • Stan Getz

    Stella By Starlight

    • Anniversary.
    • Emarcy.
    • 3.
  • Stan Getz

    Blood Count

    • Anniversary.
    • Emarcy.
    • 7.
  • Abbey Lincoln

    You Gotta Pay the Band

    • You Gotta Pay the Band (featuring Stan Getz).
    • VERVE.
    • 3.
  • Stan Getz & Kenny Barron

    East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)

    • People Time.
    • Emarcy.
    • 1.
  • Stan Getz & Kenny Barron

    First Song (for Ruth)

    • People Time.
    • Emarcy.
    • 1.

Playlist

I Remember You
Stan Getz
Mercer, Schertzinge
Emarcy 8387702
9.50
Stan Getz, ts; Kenny Barron, p; Rufus Reid, b; Victor Lewis, d.

Stella by Starlight
Stan Getz

Victor Young
JSP Records  JSP943D
1.03
Duke Jordan, p; Jimmy Raney, g; Bill Crow, b; Frank Isola, d.

Stella by Starlight
Stan Getz

Victor Young
Emarcy 8387692EMA
12.30
Stan Getz, ts; Kenny Barron, p; Rufus Reid, b; Victor Lewis, d.

Blood Count
Stan Getz
Billy Strayhorn
Emarcy 8387692EMA
12.30
Stan Getz, ts; Kenny Barron, p; Rufus Reid, b; Victor Lewis, d.

You Gotta Pay the Band
Stan Getz

Abbey Lincoln
Verve 5111102
4.44
Stan Getz, ts;  Hank Jones, p; Charlie Haden, b; Mark Johnson, d; Abbey Lincoln, vcl;

East of the Sun (and West of the Moon)
Stan Getz, Keith Barron

Brooks Bowman
Emarcy 510 134-2
9.27
Stan Getz, ts; Kenny Barron, p.

First Song (for Ruth)
Stan Getz, Keith Barron

Charlie Haden
Emarcy 510 134-2
9.50
Stan Getz, ts; Kenny Barron, p.

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