Take 5 Jazz


  • This week I’ll start with guitarist Wes Montgomery 2 tracks from the cd “The NDR Hamburg Studio Recordings” recorded april 30th 1965 with Johnny Griffin & Ronnie Scott: tenor sax, Ronnie Ross: baritone sax, Martial Solal: piano, Michel Gaudry: bass, Ronnie Stephenson: drums
  • On trumpet you’ll hear Donald Byrd with Barney Wilen on tenor sax, track from “Jazz in Camera” recorded july 1958 with Jimmy Gourley: guitar, Walter Davis Jr: piano, Doug Watkins: bass, Al Levitt: drums
  • Composer/Arranger Vic Lewis track from his lp “And his All Stars at the Beaulieu Festival” recorded in 1964 with Jimmy Deuchar, Keith Christie,Vic Ash, Art Ellefson, Ronnie Ross, Terry Shannon, Arthur Watts, Allan Ganley
  • On vocals you’ll hear Alyssa Allgood , track from her cd “What tomorrow brings” on Cellar Live records recorded august 5 & 6th 2020 with Michael Allemana:guitar, Dennis Carroll: bass, George Fludas: drums
  • Drummer Snorre Kirk track from his album “Tangerine Rhapsody” recorded in 2019 with Stephen Riley on tenor sax, Magnus Hjorth: piano, Anders Fjeldsted: bass
  • The Ben Webster special, track 136/520 the lp “Webster’s Dictionary”  recorded in London October 12th 1970 with Stan Tracy: piano, Dave Green: bass, Tony Crombie: drums, Alan Branscombe: vibes, Tony Gilbert 1st violin and leader
  • Pianist Spike Wilner  track from his cd “Aliens and Wizzards” recorded august 16th 2020 on Cellar Live Records with Tyler Mitchell: bass, Tyler Pinciotti: drums
  • Drummer John Engels, Joris Teepe: bass, Benjamin Herman: alto sax track from the new cd “When Will The Blues Leave” recorded 15/16 june 2020 ( at the Bimhuis Amsterdam)
  • On trumpet you’ll hear Dizzy Gillespie and his All Stars at the Chicago Jazz Festival august 29th 1980 with James Moody: tenor sax, Cecil Payne: baritone sax, Walter Bishop Jr: piano, Ray Brown: bass, Max Roach: drums
  • The last track in this program is for Miles Davis, track from  “Jazz at the Plaza” recorded in N.Y. 1958 with John Coltrane: tenor sax, Julian “Cannonball” Adderley: alto sax, Bill Evans: piano, Paul Chambers: bass, Philly Joe Jones; drums