Take 5 Jazz


  • I’ll start my program with tenor saxophonist Lucky Thompson, track from his lp “Accent on Tenor” recorded in 1954 with Jimmy Hamilton: clarinet, Sidney Gross: guitar, Billy Taylor: piano, Oscar Pettiford: bass, Osie Johnson: drums
  • On the Hammond organ the one and only Raphael Wressnig, 2 tracks from his new cd “Groove & Good Times” with Igor Prado: guitar, Yuri Prado: drums
  • The Francy Boland/Kenny Clarke Big Band, track from the lp “Fellini 712” recorded December 2nd 1968 with Derek Humble, Johnny Griffin, Ronnie Scott, Sahib Shihab,Tony Coe: Reeds, Erik van Lier, Nat Peck, Ake Persson: trombones, Idrees Suliman, Jimmy Deuchar: trumpets,Benny Bailey, Dusko Gojkovic: trumpet/flugelhorn, Jean Warland: bass, Kenny Clare: drums
  • Annie Ross: vocals, track from “Annie Ross sings a song with Mulligan” recorded 1957/1958 with Gerry Mulligan: baritone sax, Art Farmer/ Chet Baker: trumpet, Bill Crow: bass, Dave Bailey: drums
  • Baritone saxophonist Lars Gullin, track from “Portait of my Pals” recorded in 1964 with Bo Skoglund: drums, Kurt Lindgren: bass, Lars Sjosten: piano, Rolf Billberg: alto sax, Harry Backlund: tenor sax, Jan Allan: trumpet, Torgny Nilsson: trombone accompanied by a string section
  • Drummer Joe Farnsworth, track from his new cd “City of Sounds” recorded February 19-21 2020 at Smoke in N.Y. City with Kenny Barron: piano, Peter Washington: bass
  • Sahib Shihab on baritone sax and Herbie Mann on flute and tenor sax track  from the lp “The Jazz we heard last summer” recorded February 5th 1957 John Jenkins: alto sax, Clifford Jordan: tenor sax, Hank Jones: piano, Addison Farmer: bass, Danny Richmond: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 161/520 track from the lp “Warm Moods” recoreded January 18th 1960 with Don Trenner: piano, Don Bagley: bass, Frank Capp: drums + string section
  • The Woody Herman Big Band , track from “The 40th Anniversay Carnegie Hall Concert”  recorded November 20th 1976 with the Candoli brothers,Stan Getz, Flip Phillips, Zoot Sims, Jimmy Giuffre, Joe Lovano, Pat Coil, Nat Pierce, Billy Bauer, Chubby Jackson, Jake Hanna, Don Lamond