Take 5 Jazz


  • This week I’ll start with Dizzy Gillespie  track from the lp “Live in Chester” with Lee Morgan, Ermett Perry, Carl Warwick & Talib Dawud: trumpets, Melba Liston & Al Grey: trombones, Jimmy Powell & Erny Henry: alto sax, Benny Golson & Billy Mitchell: tenor sax, Pee wee Moore: baritone sax, Wynton Kelly: piano, Tom Bryant: bass, Charlie Persip: drums  recorded in Chester, june 14th 1957
  • Drummer Pete York  track from his album “Pete York and Young Friends” Gabor Polla: tenor sax, Andi Kissenbeck: organ, Lorenzo Petrocca: guitar recorded in Munich september 3rd 2013
  • The Woody Herman Big Band  track from his cd “Live at the Concord Jazz Festival”  with a feature for tenor saxophonist Stan Getz
  • Vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson track from his lp “The Kicker” recorded December 29th 1963 with Joe Henderson: tenor sax, Grant Green: guitar, Duke Pearson: piano, Bob Cranshaw: bass, Al Harewood: drums
  • The New release from the Dutch Jazz Archive, singer Ann Burton track from “Early Blue 1958-1968” (Treasures of Dutch Jazz)
  • The Ben Webster special, track 127/520 now his lp “No Fool, No Fun” recorded October 27th 1970 with Denmark Radio’s Big Band
  • Tenor saxophonist Ernie Watts track from his album “World Class” recorded in 1988 with Pat Coil: piano, Joel DiBartolo: bass, Bob Leatherbarrow: drums
  • A Tenor tribute: Arnett Cobb, Joe Henderson and Jimmy Heath with Benny Green: piano, Walter Schmocker: bass, Doug Hammond: drums recorded april 30th 1988
  • Tenor saxophonist Brew Moore track from his lp “The Brew Moore Quintet” recorded in 1956 with Dickie Mills: trumpet, John Maraputo: piano, Max Harstein: bass, Gus Gustofson: drums
  • Tenorist Tina Brooks  track from “True Blue” recorded june 25th 1960 with Freddie Hubbard: trumpet, Duke Jordan: piano, Sam Jones: bass, Art Taylor: drums
  • The Duke Ellington Big Band track from his lp “70th Birthday Concert” with a feature for Wild Bill Davis : Hammond organ