Take 5 Jazz

No. 1001

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Willis “Gatortail” Jackson track from the lp `Neapolitan Nights` with Gildo Mahones: piano, Bucky Pizzarelli: guitar, George Tucker:bass, Bobby Donaldson:drums, Montego Joe:congas  recorded in 1963
  • Pianist Tsuyoshi Yamamoto track from his lp “Midnight Sun” with Tsutomu Okada:bass, Keiji Kishida:drums recorded in Tokyo oct 3rd 1978
  • Pianist Bart Flos with Eric van der Westen:bass, Marc Schenk:drums “Solo and Trio” playing from his Jazz Suite “Roots & Reflections”
  • Drummer Steve Gadd with his quintet: Walt Fowler:trumpet, David Spinozza:guitar, Kevin Hays:keyboards, Jimmy Johnson:drums  recorded 2019
  • Alto saxophonist Joe Harriott track from the cd “Swings High” recorded in 1967 with Stu Hammer:trumpet, Pat Smythe:piano, Coleridge Goode:bass, Phil Seamen:drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes with the Les Condon Quartet, Les Condon:trumpet, Mike Pyne:piano, Ron Matthewson:bass, Tony Levin:drums  recordednov 18th 1966
  • Ben Webster  (track 62/520)  Live at Pio’s 1964 with Junior Mance:piano, Bob Cranshaw:bass, Mikey Roker:drums
  • The Fletcher Henderson Big Band feat Louis Armstrong and Coleman Hawkins, the 1924-1925 recordings
  • New cd from one of the finest bass players:  Ron Carter  “Foursight-lIve in Stockholm” with Jimmy Greene on tenor, Renee Rosnes:piano and drummer Payton Crossley
  • Vibrafonist Lionel Hampton track from his cd “Mostly Ballads” with Harold Danko:piano, Peter Washington:bass, James Madison:drums  recorded in 1989
  • The last track has 5 jazz legends: Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Red Garland, Paul Chambers, Philly Joe Jones  track from Miles’s cd “Cookin’with the Miles Davis Quintet”