Take 5 Jazz


  • This week I’ll start with J.A.T. P. live at the Carnegie Hall September 17th 1955 with Ben Webster, Lester Young, Dizzy Gillespie and Roy Elderidge + Flip Phillips, Sonny Stitt, Bill Harris, Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown, Louie Bellson
  • Steps Ahead track from “N.Y.C.” recorded in 1989 with Mike Mainieri: vibes, Bendik Hofset: sax and keys, Steve Khan: guitars, Tony Levin: bass, Steve Smith: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Charlie Ventura and trombonist Bill Harris track from the lp “Live at the 3 Deuces” recorded in 1947 with Ralph Burns: piano, Bob Leiniger: bass, Dave Tough: drums
  • On the trumpet you’ll hear Chet Baker with a track from his album “Chet in New York” recorded in 1958 with Johnny Griffin on tenor sax, Al Haig on piano, Paul Chambers plays the bass and drummer is Philly Joe Jones
  • BOOST a mix of rock, blues, 70’s film score and a touch of jazz, fat grungy Hammond grooves(Rob Mostert, virtuoso guitar riffs (Jerome Hol) and tight beats from drummer  Erik Kooger new album on ZenneZ records
  • Billie Holiday sings at the Philharmonic Auditorium in L.A.  February 12th 1945 she sings “Strange Fruit”!!!
  • The Ben Webster special track 134/520 you’ll hear a track from the lp “Live in Esslingen” recorded October 8th 1967 with Benny Bailey: trumpet, Henri Chaix: piano, Alan DuBois: guitar, Isla Eckinger: bass, Ramano Caviciola: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins track from J.A.T.P. recorded February 12th 1945 with Neal Hefti & Shorty Sherock: trumpets, Corky Corcoran: tenor sax, Milt Raskin: piano, Dave Barbour: guitar, Charles Mingus: bass, Dave Coleman: drums
  • Another J.A.T.P. recording now with Joe Guy & Howard McGhee: trumpets,Willie Smith: alto sax, Illinois Jacquet & Charlie Venura: tenor sax, Garland Finney: piano, Ulysses Livingston: guitar, Red Callender: bass, Gene Krupa: drums
  • The Chris Barber Jazz and Blues Band 3 tracks from “New Orleans Symphony” recorded October 1986 Chris on trombone with Pat Halcox: trumpet, John Crocker: clarinet,saxes, Ian Wheeler: clarinet, harmonica,saxes, John Slaughter: guitar, Johnny McCallum: banjo and guitar,Vic Pitt: bass, Norman Emberson: drums +++The Grosse Rundfunk Orchestra Berlin