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Jimmy Hastings and John Horler

In this week's selection of requests from listeners' emails and letters, asking for all styles and periods of jazz, Alyn Shipton includes music from two great British jazz players, saxophonist and clarinettist Jimmy Hastings and pianist John Horler.

1 hour

Music Played

  • Gene Krupa’s Swing Band

    Leave Us Leap

    • Gene Krupa Story.
    • Proper.
    • 5.
  • Duke Ellington

    Stevedore Stomp

    • Duke Ellington and His Orchestra Selected Favourites Vol 24.
    • Charly.
    • 2.
  • Lester Young Kansas City Six

    I Want A Little Girl

    • Lester Young Story.
    • Proper.
    • 16.
  • John Horler & Jimmy Hastings

    Child's Play

    • Childrens hour.
    • Main Stem.
    • 2.
  • The London Jazz Players

    The News Where You Are

    • The News Where You Are.
    • London Jazz Players.
    • 1.
  • Horace Silver

    Psychedelic Sally

    • Retrospective.
    • Blue Note.
    • 8.
  • Miles Davis

    Petits Machins

    • Complete Columbia Studio Recordings.
    • Columbia.
    • 9.
  • Dave Brubeck & Gerry Mulligan

    Blessed Are The Poor (Sermon On The Mount)

    • Live at the Berlin Philharmonic.
    • Columbia.
    • 3.
  • Donald Byrd

    Wind Parade

    • Places and Spaces.
    • Blue Note.
    • 2.
  • Wendy Kirkland Quartet

    It's Not Unusual

    • Piano Divas.
    • Wendy Kirkland.
    • 6.

Jazz Record Requests

Artist               Gene Krupa

Title                 Leave Us Leap

Composer       Finckel

Album             Gene Krupa Story

Label               Proper

Performers      Don Fageruist, Bill Conrad, Joe Triscari, Tony Russo, t; Leon Cox, Tommy Pedersen, Bill Culley, tb; Murray Williams, Francis Antonelli, Charlie Ventura, Andy Pino, Stuart Olson, reeds; Teddy Napoleon, p; Ed Yance, g; Clyde Nexcombe, b; Gene Krupa, d. plus String section; 22 Jan 1945.


Artist               Duke Ellington

Title                 Stevedore Stomp

Composer       Ellington

Album              Duke Ellington and His Orchestra Selected Favourites Vol 24

Label                Charly

Performers: Artie Whetsol, Cootie Williams, Freddie Jenkins, t; Joe Nanton, tb; Barney Bigard, Johnny Hodges, Harry Carney, reeds; Duke Ellington, p; Fred Guy, bj, Wellman Braud, b; Sonny Greer, d. 7 March 1929.


Artist               Lester Young + Kansas City Six

Title                 I Want A Little Girl

Composer       Moll / Macher

Album             Lester Young Story

Label               Proper

Performers: Buck Clayton, t; Lester Young cl; Eddie Durham, elg; Freddie Green, f; Walter Page, b; Jo Jones, d. 27 Sep 1938


Artist               John Horler and Jimmy Hastings

Title                 Child’s Play

Composer       Horler/Hastings

Album             Childrens hour

Label               Main Stem

Performers      John Horler, p; Jimmy Hastings, cl. 2002

Artist               The London Jazz PLayers

Title                 The News Where You Are

Composer        Doll-Steinberg / Wilson

Album              The News Where You Are

Label               London Jazz PLayers

Performers: Steve Lodder, p; Davide Mantovani, b; Marc Parnell, d. 2018


Artist               Horace Silver

Title                 Psychedelic Sally

Composer       Silver

Album              Retrospective

Label                Blue Note

Performers      Charles Tolliver, t; Stanley Turrentine, ts; Horace Silver, p; Bob Cranshaw, b; Mickey Roker, d. 23 Feb 1968


Artist               Miles Davis

Title                 Petits Machins

Composer       Davis / Evans

Album             Complete Columbia Studio Recordings, sampler             

Label               Columbia

Performers      Miles Davis, t; Wayne Shorter, ts; Herbie Hancock elp; Ron Carter, elb; Tony Williams, d. 19 June 1968


Artist               Dave Brubeck / Gerry Mulligan

Title                 Blessed are the Poor (Sermon on the Mount)

Composer       Brubeck

Album             Live at the Berlin Philharmonic

Label               Columbia

Performers: Gerry Mulligan, bars; Dave Brubeck, p; Jack Six, b; Alan Dawson, d. Nov 1970.


Artist               Donald Byrd

Title                 Wind Parade

Composer       Mizell

Album              Places and Spaces

Label                Blue Note

Performers: Donald Byrd, Raymond Brown t; George Bohanon, tb; Tyree Glenn, Jr, ts; Craig McMullan, John Rowan, g; Larry Mizell, p, v; Skip Scarborough, elp; Fonce Mizell, clavinet, v; Chguck Rainey, b; Harvey Mason, d, Mayuto Correa, King Ericson, perc; Kay Haith, v. Aug 1975.


Artist               Wendy Kirkland Quartet

Title                 It’s Not Unusual

Composer       Reed Mills

Album             Piano Divas

Label               Wendy Kirkland

Performers      Wendy Kirkland, p. v; Pat Sprakes, g; Paul Jefferies, b; Steve Smith, d. 2018.



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