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Erroll Garner

Drawn from this week's letters and emails from listeners, Alyn Shipton's selection from every period and style of jazz includes music from pianist Erroll Garner.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Erroll Garner

    For Once In My Life

    • Campus Concert.
    • Telarc.
    • 9.
  • Chico Hamilton

    Newport News

    • Chico Hamilton and Eric Dolphy Complete Studio Recordings.
    • Phono.
    • 17.
  • Oscar Peterson

    Our Love Is Here To Stay

    • The Way I really play.
    • MPS.
    • 3.
  • Miles Davis


    • Miles Davis/John Coltrane Complete Columbia Recordings.
    • Columbia.
    • 3.
  • Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers

    Buttercorn Lady

    • Rucerdo.
    • Prestige (UK).
    • 1.
  • Chet Baker

    My Funny Valentine

    • 2.
  • Howard Alden & George van Eps

    Blue Skies

    • Keepin' Time.
    • Concord.
    • 1.
  • Mick Mulligan

    All I Do Is Dream Of You

    • Best of British Jazz from the BBC Jazz Club Vol 8.
    • Upbeat.
    • 17.
  • Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band

    Swingin' For The Fences

    • Swingin' For The Fences.
    • Silverline.
    • 6.
  • David Gordon

    Choro Mazurka

    • Alexander Scriabin's Ragtime Band.
    • Mister Sam.
    • 9.
  • Wolfgang Puschnig

    A Long Way From Home

    • Pieces of the Dream.
    • Amadeo.
    • 1.

Jazz Record Requests

Artist               Erroll Garner

Title                 For once in My Life

Composer        Miller / Murden

Album              Campus Concert / Feeling Is Believing

Label               Telarc

Performers: Erroll Garner, p; George Duvivier, b; Charlie Persip, d.

Artist               Chico Hamilton

Title                 Newport News

Composer        Kenny Dorham

Album              Chico Hamilton and Eric Dolphy Complete Studio Recordings

Label               Phono

Performers: Chico Hamilton, d; Erc Dolphy, as, bcl, fl; Nate Gershman, cello; Dennis Budimir, g; Wyatt Ruther, b; Paul Horn, as; Buddy Colette, ts; Bill Green, bars; strings. 1959.


Artist               Oscar Peterson

Title                 Our Love is here to stay

Composer        Gershwin

Album              The Way I Really Play

Label               MPS

Performers: Oscar Peterson, p: Sam Jones, b; Bobby Durham, d.


Artist               Miles Davis

Title                 Milestones

Composer        Davis

Album              Miles Davis / John Coltrane Complete Columbia Recordings

Label               Columbia

Performers: Miles Davis, t; Cannonball Adderley, as; John Coltrane, ts; Red Garland, p; Paul Chambers, b; Philly Joe Jones, d. 4 Feb 1958.

Artist               Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers

Title                 Buttercorn Lady

Composer        Mangione

Album              Rucerdo

Label               Prestige (UK)

Performers: Chuck Mangione, t; Frank Mitchell, ts; Keith Jarrett, p; Reggie Johnson, b; Art Blakey, d. Jan 1966 live at Lighthouse Hermosa Beach.


Artist               Chet Baker

Title                 My Funny Valentine

Composer        Rodgers

Album              My Favourite Songs - The Last Great Concert

Label               Enja

Performers: Chet Baker, t, v; John Schröder, g; Walter Norris, p; Radio Orchestra Hannover. 28 April 1988.


Artist               Howard Alden / George Van Eps

Title                 Blue Skies

Composer        Berlin

Album              Keepin’ Time

Label               Concord

Performers: Howard Alden, George Van Eps, g. 1996.


Artist               Mick Mulligan

Title                 All I Do Is Dream of You

Composer        Freed

Album              Best of British Jazz from the BBC Jazz Club Vol 8

Label               Upbeat

Performers: Mick Mulligan, t; Ian Christie, cl; Frank Parr, tb; Bill Bramwell, g; Ronnie Duff, p; Alan Duddington, b; Pete Appleby, d. 1958.


Artist               Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band

Title                 Swingin’ For The Fences

Composer        Goodwin

Album              Swingin’ For The Fences

Label               Silverline

Performers: Dan Savant, Gary Grant, Jerry Hay, Larry Hall, Wayne Bergeron, t; Alex Iles, Andy Martin, Bill Reichenbach, Steve Holman, tb; Bill Liston, Dan Higgins, Gordon Goodwin, Greg Huckins, Sal Lozano, reeds; Tom Ranier, p; Dave Stone, b; Bernie Dresel, d. 2000.


Artist               David Gordon

Title                 Choro Mazurka

Composer        Gordon

Album              'Alexander Scriabin’s Ragtime Band’

Label               Mister Sam

Performers: David Gordon, p; Jonty Fisher, b; Paul Cavacuiti, d. July 2015.


Artist               Wolfgang Puschnig

Title                 A Long Way From Home

Composer        Puschnig, Sharrock

Album              Pieces of the Dream

Label               Amadeo

Performers: Alto Saxophone – Wolfgang Puschnig; Vocals – Linda Sharrock;


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