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Jazz records from across the genre, played in special sequences to highlight the wonders of jazz history. All pieces have been specifically requested by Radio 3 listeners.

1 hour

Last on

Sat 15 Sep 2018 16:00

Music Played

  • John Handy Plus Band

    Dancy, Dancy

    • The 2nd John Handy Album.
    • CBS.
    • 1.
  • Jimmy Smith

    The Champ

    • Electrifyin'.
    • Proper.
    • 1.
  • Bill Evans

    My Foolish Heart

    • Complete Live at the Village Vanguard 1961.
    • Riverside.
    • 4.
  • Stan Tracey

    Alice In Jazzland - Suite

    Performer: Stan Tracey.
    • Alice in Jazzland.
    • ReSteamed.
    • 1.
  • Stan Tracey

    Afro-Charlie Meets The White Rabbitt

    • Alice in Jazz Land.
    • ReSteamed Records.
    • 1.
  • King Oliver and His Orchestra

    Stingaree Blues

    • n/a.
    • Bluebird.
    • 1.
  • Chris Barber

    When The Saints Go Marching In

    • 1961-62.
    • Lake.
    • 2.
  • Fats Waller

    Ain't Misbehavin'

    • Handful of Keys.
    • Proper.
    • 19.
  • Stan Getz, Chick Corea, Stanley Clarke, Airto Moreira & Tony Williams

    La Fiesta Jazz

    • Captain Marvel.
    • Columbia.
    • 1.
  • Jimmy Giuffre

    Train And The River

    • Jazz on a Summer's Day.
    • CHARLY.
    • 1.
  • Duke Ellington

    Anatomy Of A Murder

    • Anatomy of a murder.
    • Soundtrack Factory.
    • 24.

Jazz Record Requests


Artist               John Handy

Title                 Dancy Dancy

Composer       Handy

Album              2nd John Handy Album

Label               CBS

Performers:    John Handy, as; Michael White, vn; Jerry Hahn, g; Don Thompson, b; Terry Clarke, d, 1966.


Artist                Jimmy Smith

Title                 The Champ

Composer       Gillespie

Album              Electrifyin’

Label               Proper

Performers      Jimmy Smith, org; Thornel Schwartz, g; Donald Bailey, d. 11 March 1956.


Artist               Bill Evans

Title                My Foolish Heart

Composer       Victor Young, Ned Washington

Album             Complete Live at the Village Vanguard 1961

Label               Riverside

Performers      Bill Evans, p; Scott LaFaro, b; Paul Motian, d. 1961


Artist               Stan Tracey

Title                Alice In Jazzland

Composer      Tracey

Album             Alice In Jazzland

Label              ReSteamed

Performers     Eddie Blair, Ian Hamer, Kenny Baker, Les Condon, t; Keith Christie, Chris  Smith, Wally Smith, tb; Ronnie Baker, Alan Branscombe, as; Ronnie Scott, Tubby Hayes, ts; Harry Klein, bars; Stan Tracey, p, Jeff Clyne, b; Ronnie Stephenson, d.


Artist               Stan Tracey

Title                Afro-Charlie Meets the White Rabbitt

Composer      Tracey

Album             Alice In Jazzland

Label              ReSteamed


Artist               King Oliver and His Orchestra

Title                Stingaree Blues

Composer      Clinton / Kemp

Album             n/a

Label              Bluebird


Artist               Chris Barber

Title                When The Saints Go Marching In

Composer      Trad

Album             1961-62

Label              Lake

Performers:    Pat Halcox, t; Ian Wheeler, cl; Chris Barber, tb; Eddie Smith, bj; Dick Smith, b; Graham Burbidge, d; Ottilie Patterson, v. 16 Nov 1961


Artist               Fats Waller

Title                Ain’t Misbehavin

Composer      Waller / Razaf

Album             Handful or Keys

Label              Proper

Performers     Benny Carter, t; Gene Porter, cl; Alton Moore, tb; Fats Waller, p; Irving Ashby, g; Slam Stewart, b; Zutty Singleton, d. 1943.


Artist               Stan Getz

Title                La Fiesta

Composer      Corea

Album            Captain Marvel

Label              Columbia

Performers     Stan Getz, ts; Chick Corea kb; Stanley Clarke, b; Airto Moreira, perc; Tony Williams, d. 3 March 1972.


Artist               Jimmy Giuffre

Title                The Train and The River

Composer      Giuffre

Album             Jazz on a Summer’s Day

Label              Charly

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


Artist               Duke Ellington

Title                Anatomy of a Murder

Composer      Ellington / Strayhorn

Album             Anatomy of a murder

Label              Soundtrack Factory

Performers:     Clark Terry, Cat Anderson, Shorty Baker, Ray Nance, t; Quentin Jackson, Britt Woodman, John Sanders, tb; Jimmy Hamilton, Russell Procope, Johnny Hodges, Paul Gonsalves, Harry Carney, reeds; Duke Ellington, p; Jimmy Woode, b; Jimmy Johnson, d. June 1959.




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