Take 5 Jazz


  • Start my program with “French Toast” an All Star Band, Lew Soloff: trumpet, Jerry Dodgion: alto sax, Michel Camilo: piano, Anthony Jackson: bass, Steve Gadd: drums, Sammy Figuroa & Gordon Gottlieb: percussion  recorded in 1984
  • Vibrafonist Geni Barry track from his album “Looking Back” recorded in 2004 with Joan Monne:piano,  Nono Fernandez: bass, Paul Bombardo: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Hans Koller  track from his album “Hans Koller and Friends” recorded in 1959 with Martial Solal: piano, Percy Heath: bass, Connie Kay: drums, Michel De Villers: baritone sax, Roger Guerin: trumpet
  • Tenor saxophonist King Curtis track from his lp “Live at Small’s Paradise” recorded in 1966 with Willie Bridges: baritone sax, Melvin Lastie: trumpet, Paul Griffin: piano, Cornell Dupree: guitar, Chuck Rainey :bass, Ray Lucas: drums
  • The Three Tenors: Harry Allen, Scott Hamilton & ken Peplowski with Tom Ranier: piano, David Stone: bass, Kevin Knanner:drums recorded in 2019
  • The Ben Webster special , track 82/520 a track from his lp “The Complete Ben Webster on EmArcy” a recording with the Jay McShann Orchestra recorded dec 19th 1951
  • Drummer Brian Melvin with a track from his new cd “Shapes” with Matt Renzi: saxes, Mart Soo: guitar recorded in 2019
  • Tenor saxophonist Harold Vick  track from his lp “The Caribbean Suite” recorded june 15th 1966 with Blue Mitchell: trumpet, Bobby Hutcherson: vibes, Albert Dailey: piano, Walter Booker: bass, Mickey Roker: drums, Everett Barksdale: guitar, Manuel Ramos & Montego Joe: percussion
  • The V.I.P. Trio: Cedar Walton: piano, Pat Senatore: bass, Billy Higgins: drums recorded march 7th  1988 track from the cd “Standards vol.2 “
  • The last track is a special one, Phillipp Ruttgers on piano and Oene van Geel : viola & quintone track from the new cd “Changing Landscapes” recorded in 2018