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The Duke Lives On

A selection of the best in jazz music from Ernestine Anderson and Daryl Sherman and more. Also hear why Duke Ellington's music is still very much alive today 40 years after his death. There's jazz from Red Norvo, Charlie Byrd, Gerry Mulligan and Bill Perkins.

2 hours

Music Played

  • Frank Wess

    Blue Skies

  • Zenith Hot Stompers


  • Daryl Sherman

    Jeepers Creepers

  • Harry Allen/Warren Vache

    Lazy River

  • Ronnie Scott

    Second Question

  • Monty Alexander

    Captain Bill

  • Bobby Wellins

    In The Wee Small Hours Of The Morning

  • Six In A Bar Plus One

    Rhythm King

  • Oscar Peterson/Ben Webster


  • Ernestine Anderson

    You're My Everything

  • Duke Ellington

    Such Sweet Thunder

  • Bill Perkins

    I Want A Little Girl

  • Gerry Mulligan

    All The Things You Are

  • Warren Vache/Alan Barnes

    Just A Mood

  • Charlie Byrd

    Jive At Five

  • Red Norvo


  • Ronnie Scott/Tony Crombie Orchestra

    Straight Life