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Nat and Cannonball Adderley

In this week's selection from listeners' requests, Alyn Shipton includes music by brothers Nat and Cannonball Adderley, who mixed soul jazz and hard bop into a unique style of their own.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Cannonball Adderley

    Work Song

    • Complete 1962 Live Performances.
    • Phono.
    • 4.
  • Grover Washington, Jr.

    When I Fall In Love

    • All My Tomorrows.
    • Columbia.
    • 2.
  • George Shearing & Peggy Lee

    Always True To You In My Fashion

    • Four Classic Albums.
    • Avid.
    • 9.
  • Jaco Pastorius Plus Band

    Three Views Of A Secret

    • Word of Mouth.
    • Warner.
    • 2.
  • Randy Weston

    Hi Fly

    • Live at the Five Spot.
    • Fresh Sound.
    • 1.
  • Bunk Johnson

    Days Beyond Recall

    • Bunk's Blues.
    • Upbeat.
    • 9.
  • George Lewis

    Climax Rag (Master 106)

    • Complete Blue Note Recordings of George Lewis.
    • Mosaic.
    • 6.
  • Ella Fitzgerald

    These Foolish Things

    • Three Classic Albums plus.
    • Avid.
    • 4.
  • Jack Teagarden

    Junk Man

    • Texas Tea Party.
    • Marshall Cavendish Jazz Greats.
    • 9.
  • Natalie Dessay & Michel Legrand

    Nous Sommes Des Soeurs Jumelles

    • Entre Elle et Lui.
    • Warner / Erato.
    • 10.
  • Keith Tippett

    The Dance Of Her Returning

    • The Nine Dances of Patrick O'Gonogan.
    • Discus.
    • 10.

Jazz Record Requests

Artist               Cannonball Adderley

Title                 Work Song

Composer        Nat Adderley

Album              Complete 1962 Live Performances

Label               Phono

Performers      Nat Adderley, c; Cannonball Adderley, as; Yusef Lateef, ts; Joe Zawinul, p; Sam Jones, b; Louis Hayes, d. Belgium, 5 Aug 1962.


Artist               Grover Washington, Jr

Title                 When I Fall In Love

Composer        Heyman, Young

Album              All My Tomorrows

Label               Columbia

Performers: Eddie Henderson, t; Robin Eubanks, tb; Grover Washington Jr, ts; Hank Jones, p; George Mraz, b; Billy Hart, d. Feb 1994.

 

Artist               George Shearing / Peggy Lee

Title                 Always True To You In My Fashion

Composer        Porter

Album              Four Classic Albums

Label               Avid

Performers: Peggy Lee, v; George Shearing, p; Ray Alexander, vibes, Toots Thielemans g; Carl Pruitt, b; Ray Mosca, d. May 1959.

 

Artist               Jaco Pastorius

Title                 Three Views of a Secret

Composer        Pastorius

Album              Word Of Mouth

Label               Warner Bros

Performers: Toots Thielemans, hca, Jaco Pastorius, elb; and big band including Snooky Young, Dave Bargeron, t; Michael Brecker, Wayne Shorter, Hubert Laws, Howard Johnson, reeds; Herbie Hancock, kb; Peter Erskine / Jack DeJohnette, d; Don Alias, perc. 1980/81


Artist               Randy Weston

Title                 Hi Fly

Composer        Weston arr; Liston

Album              Live at the Five Spot

Label               Fresh Sound

Performers: Kenny Dorham, t; Coleman Hawkins, ts; Randy Weston, p; Wilbur Little, b; Roy Haynes, d. 26 Oct 1959.


Artist               Bunk Johnson

Title                 Days Beyond Recall

Composer        Bechet

Album              Bunk’s Blues

Label               Upbeat

Performers      Bunk Johnson, t; Sidney Bechet, cl; Sandy Williams, tb; Cliff Jackson, p; Pops Foster b; Manzie Johnson, d. 10 March 1945.


Artist               George Lewis

Title                 Climax Rag (Master 106)

Composer        James Scott

Album              Complete Blue Note Recordings of George Lewis

Duration          4.24

Performers      Kid Howard, t; George Lewis, cl; Jim Robinson, tb; Lawrence Marrero, bj; Chester Zardis, b; Edgar Mosley, d. 16 May 1943


Artist               Ella Fitzgerald

Title                 These Foolish Things

Composer        Link, Strachey, Marvell

Album              Three Classic Albums  plus

Label               Avid

Performers: Ella Fitzgerald, v; Oscar Peterson, p; Herb Ellis, g; Ray Brown, b; Jo Jones, d. 29 Sep 1957 (Chicago Opera House)


Artist               Jack Teagarden

Title                 Junk Man

Composer        Loesser, Meye

Album              Texas Tea Party

Label               Marshall Cavendish

Performers: Jack Teagarden, tb; Charlie Teagarden, t; Benny Goodman, cl; Frankie Trumbauer, cms; Caspar Reardon, hp; Terry Shand, p; Art Miller, b; Herb Quigley, d. 18 Sept 1934


Artist               Natalie Dessay / Michael Legrand

Title                 Nous Sommes des soeurs Jumelles

Composer        Demy, Legrand

Album              Entre Elle et Lui

Label               Warner / Erato

Performers: Natalie Dessay, Patricia Petitbon, v; Michel Legrand, p; Pierre Boussaguet, b; François Leizeau, d. 2013.


Artist               Keith Tippett

Title                 The Dance of Her Returning

Composer        Tippett

Album              The Nine Dances of Patrick O'Gonogan

Label               Discus

Performers: Julie Tippetts v; Rob Harvey tb solo; Keith Tippett, p; Fulvio Sigurta, t;  James Gardner-Bateman, Sam Mayne, reeds; Keiran McLeod, tb; Tom McRedie, b; Peter Fairclough, d. 2014.

 

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