Take 5 Jazz


program no. 1157

  • Start my program with bassist Neil Swainson, track from his album “Fire in the West” recorded November 18th 2021 with Renee Rosnes: piano, Lewis Nash: drums, Brad Turner: trumpet, Kelly Jefferson: tenor sax
  • On alto sax and piano you’ll hear Hank Crawford, track from his album “The Soul Clinic” recorded October 7th 1960 with David “Fathead” Newman: tenor sax, Leroy Cooper: baritone sax, Philip Guilbeau: trumpet, Edgar Willis: bass, Bruno Carr: drums
  • The Spike Wilner trio plays Monk and Elligton, recorded janaury 11th 2022, Spike on piano, Peter Washington on bass and drummer Joe Farnsworth
  • Tenor saxophonist David “Fathead” Newman, track from his lp “Straight Ahead” recorded December 21st 1960 with Wynton Kelly: piano, Paul Chambers: bass, Charlie Persip: drums
  • Hammond organist Brian Charette, track from his album “Jackpot” recorded November 4th 2021 with Cory Weeds: tenor sax, Ed Cherry: guitar, Bill Stewart: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 212/520, this  week  Ben’s lp “Did You Call??” recorded November 28th 1972 with Tete Montoliu: piano, Eric Peter: bass, Peer Wyboris: drums
  • Pianist Rob van Bavel , track from the cd “Time For Ballads—the Studio Sessions” release date  jan/feb 2023 ( you could order this new cd on Rob’s website—robvanbavel.com) on bass you’ll hear Frans van Geest and on drums Marcel Serierse
  • Tenor saxophonist Stanley Turrentine, track from his lp “Cherry” recorded in 1972 with Milt Jackson: vibes, Bob James: piano, Cornell Dupree: guitar, Ron Carter: bass, Billy Cobham: drums
  • Composer/arranger and on keyboards Don Sebesky, track from the album “Giant Box” recorded in 1973 Freddie Hubbard on trumpet, Grover Washington, Joe Farrell, Paul desmond on saxes, Milt Jackson: vibes, Bob James: piano, Ron Carter: bass, Billy Cobham & Jack DeJohnette: drums, Airto: percussion
  • Alto saxophonist Sonny Stitt, track from his album “Plays Arrangements from the Pen of Quincy Jones” recorded September 30th 1955 with Joe Newman, Thad Jones, Ernie Royal: trumpets, Jimmy Cleveland & J.J. Johnson: trombones, Seldon Powell: tenor sax, Cecil Payne: baritone sax, Hank Jones: piano, Freddie Green: guitar, Oscar Pettiford: bass, Jo Jones: drums, Quincy Jones: composer/arranger
  • Tenor saxophonist Gene Cipriano ( july 13th 1928—november 12th 2022) track from his album “First Time Out”
  • Tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon and on trumpet Benny Bailey, track from the steeplechase lp “Revelation” recorded in 1974 with Lars Sjosten: piano, Torbjorn Hultcranz: bass, Jual Curtis: drums

program no. 1156

  • Start my program with arranger Ernie Fields, track from  “Blast from the Past” recorded in 1959 with Plas Johnson: tenor sax, Ernie Freeman: piano, Rene Hall: guitar, Earl Palmer: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Scott Hamilton, track from his lp “Danish Ballads…and More”  recorded 7 & 8 november 2018 with Jan Lundgren: piano, Hans Backenroth: bass, Kristian Leth: drums
  • On saxophones, clarinet and bass clarinet Alan Barnes, track from his new cd “Copperfield – A Dickensian Suite” recorded in 2022 with Bruce Adams: trumpet, Mark Nightingale: trombone, Robert Fowler & Karen Sharp: saxes and clarinet, David Newton: piano, Simon Thorpe: bass, Clark Tracey: drums
  • Pianist Jan Lundgren and bassist Hans Backenroth, track from the cd “The Gallery Concerts II—Jazz Poetry” recorded may 4th 2022
  • Tenor saxophonists Totti Bergh & Plas Johnson, track from the cd “On the Trail” recorded august 10th 1991with Egil Kapstad: piano, Terje Venaas: bass, Ole Jacob Hansen: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 211/520, this week Ben “Live in Vienna” recorded may 2nd 1972 accompanied by local musicians
  • Jan Lundgren- Hans Backenroth
  • The Millennium Jazz Orchestra, track from the cd “Octopus” recorded may 2nd 2018 live at Theater Bouwkunde Deventer , composer/arranger Joan Reinders
  • Tenor and baritone saxophonist Charlie Ventura, track from his lp “Plays Hi-Fi Jazz” recorded in 1957 with Dave McKenna: piano, Bill Bean: guitar, Richard Davis: bass, Mousey Alexander: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Benny Golson, track from his album “California Message” recorded October 20th 1980 with Curtis Fuller: trombone, Oscar Brashear: trumpet, Bill Mays: piano, Bob Magnusson: bass, Roy McCurdy: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon, track from the lp “Misty” recorded at Montmartre Jazzhus, Copenhagen july 8th 1965 with Kenny Drew: piano, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen: bass, Alex Riel: drums
  • Bassist  Yiorgos Fakanas track from his cd “Topaz- Jazz suite in six parts and fourteen images” with Horacio “El Negro” hernandez, Steve Weingart, Bob Franceschini, Dimitris Agelakis

program no. 1155

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Shlomi Goldenberg, track from “Jazz Voices of Israel with Shlomi and Friends”, Shlomi with Roy Young: vocals, Moshe Levi: Hammond organ, Leon Haviv: drums
  • Pianist Rasmus Sorensen, track from his album “Traits” recorded 16/17 aug 2021 with John Hendrikson: bass, Francesco Ciniglio: drums
  • Pianist Stan Tracey, track from the new release “Under Milk Wood” recorded in 1965 with Jeff Clyne: bass, Jackie Dougan: drums, Kenny Wheeler: trumpet & flugelhorn, Bobby Wellins: tenor saxophone
  • Pianist Mike del Ferro, track from “live in Groningen” recorded july 13th 2012 with Theo de Jong: bass guitar, Bruno Castelucci: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Willis “Gatortail” Jackson, track from his lp “The Way We Were”recorded  in 1975 with Tony Bell: guitars, Jim Nelson: vibes, Bob Babbit: bass, Charles Collins: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 210/520, this week Ben and Associates, recorded april 9th 1959 with Ben, Coleman Hawkins and Budd Johnson: tenor saxes, Roy Eldridge: trumpet, Jimmy Jones: piano, Leslie Spann: guitar, Ray Brown: bass, Jo Jones: drums
  • The Millenium Jazz Orchestra feat. vocaliste Lilian Vieira, arranger/composer Joan Reinders  track from the cd “Bleeding Amazonia” recorded june 13 & 14 2021
  • Hammond organist Sonny Phillips, track from “Sure ‘Nuff” recorded November 1969, with Virgil Jones: trumpet, Houston Person: tenor sax, Joe Jones: guitar, Bob Bushnell: fender bass, Bernard Purdie: drums
  • Batida, recorded in 1983 with Jose Koning: vocals, Nippy Noya: percussion(timbales, Bongos), Bart Fermie: percussion(congas), Theo de Jong: bass guitar, Gerhard Jeltes: drums Peter Tiehuis: guitar, Rob Franken: keyboards
  • Tenor saxophonist Scott Hamilton, track from “Nileto Studio Sweden, recorded November 2nd 2021 with Jan Lundgren: piano, Hans Backenroth: bass, Kristian Leth: drums

program no 1154

  • Start my program with L´Image, track from `2.0` recorded in 2009 with Mike Mainieri: vibraphone, Warren Bernhardt: keyboards, David Spinozza: guitars. Tony Levin: bass & Chapman Stick, Steve Gadd: drums
  • Vibraphonist Gary Burton, track from the cd “Departure” recorded September 20th 1996 with Fred Hersch: piano, John Scofield: guitar, John Patitucci: bass, Peter Erskine: drums
  • Pianist Kirk Lightsey, track from his new cd “Live at Smalls Jazz Club” recorded September 13th 2021 with Mark Whitfield: guitars, Santi DeBriano: bass, Victor Lewis: drums
  • Guitarist Davor Stehlik, track from his album “Introducing Davor Stehlik Quartet” recorded may 2021 with Timothy Banchet: piano, Cas Jiskoot: bass, Tim Hennekes: drums
  • The Millenium Jazz Orchestra feat. vocaliste Lilian Vieira, arranger/composer Joan Reinders  track from the cd “Bleeding Amazonia” recorded june 13 & 14 2021
  • The Ben Webster special, track 209/520, this week Ben with Dexter Gordon, track from “Tenor Titans” recorded march 23rd 1972 Thomas Clausen: piano, Torben Munk: guitar, Bo Stief: bass, Allex Riel: drums
  • Saxophonist Leo Janssen, track from his album “Echoes Live” recorded june 12th 2021 with Peter Tiehuis: guitar, Stormvogel: keyboards, Xander Buvelot: bass, Arno van Nieuwenhuize: drums, Martin Gort: percussion
  • Guitarist Tiago Lageira, track from “Mare Noturna” recorded in 2021 with Matheus Nicolaiewsky: bass, Kiko Freitas: drums
  • Baritone saxophonist Jason Marshall, track from his album “New Beginnings” recorded January 2022 with Marc Cary: piano, Gerald Cannon: bass, Willie Jones III: drums

program no. 1153

  • Start my program with baritone saxophonist Serge Chaloff with alto saxophonist Boots Mussulli track from the lp “The Fable of Mable” recorded june 9th 1954 with Russ Freeman: piano, Jimmy Woode: bass, Buzzy Drooten: drums
  • Composer/Arranger Ernie Wilkins track from the lp “Hard Mother Blues” recorded in 1970 with Frank Owens: keyboards. Chuck Rainey: bass, Grady Tate: drums, Billy Butler & David Spinoza: guitars,saxes:Billy Mitchell, Chris Woods, Hubert Laws, Joseph Temperly, trombones: Benny Powell, David Bargeron, Jack Jeffers, trumpets: Joe Newman, Ray Copeland, Snooky Young, Lloyd Michaels
  • Tenor and baritone saxophonist Herbie Field, track from his lp “A Night at Kitty’s” recorded in 1956 with Lon Norman: trombone, Joe Black: piano, Bob DeNardo: guitar, Tiny Mazza: bass, Frank Root: drums
  • Saxophonist Leo Janssen, track from his album “Echoes Live” recorded june 12th 2021 with Peter Tiehuis: guitars, Stormvogel: keyboards, Xander Buvelot: bass guitar, Arno van Nieuwenhuize: drums, Martin Gort: percussion
  • Drummer Hideo Shiraki track from his lp “Live at Sankei Hall Tokyo” recorded june 28th 1959 with Hidehiko Matsumoto: tenor sax, Akira Fukuhara: trumpet, Yuzuru Sera: piano, Hachiro Kurita: bass
  • The Ben Webster special, track 208/520, track from Ben’s album “Copenhagen Radio House” recorded January 10th 1965 with Kenny Drew: piano, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen: bass, Alex Riel: drums
  • Composer/Arranger Kurt Edelhagen, track from his album “Moonlight Serenade” recorded February 23rd 1951 with Otto Bredl,  Bubi Aderhold, Heinz Kiessling, Joe Sydow
  • Baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan, track from his album “Live at the Olympia Paris” recorded November 19th 1960 with Conte Candoli, Nick Travis: trumpets, Bob Brookmeyer: trombone, Jim Reider & Zoot Sims: tenor sax, Gene Allen: baritone sax, Buddy Clark: bass, Mel Lewis: drums
  • The Millenium Jazz Orchestra, track from the new cd “Bleeding Amazonia” featuring Lilian Vieira , Joan Reinders: composer/arranger, recorded june 13 & 14 2021
  • Saxophonist Nick Hempton, track from his new album “SLICK” recorded November 12th 2021 with Peter Bernstein: guitar, Kyle Koehler: organ, Fukushi Tainaka: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Harry Verbeke, track from the lp “You or no One” recorded april 3rd 1978 with Irv Rochlin: piano, Harry Emmery: bass, Max Bolleman: drums

program no.1152

  • Start my program with saxophonist Alex Clarke, there are 2 tracks from her new cd in my program this week, she plays alto and tenor, tracks from “Only a Year” with David Newton: piano, Dave Green: bass, Clark Tracey: drums
  • On vibes you’ll hear Dimitris Angelakis ( from Greece) also 2 tracks from his new cd “Long Way Home” with George Kontrafouris: fender Rhodes, Kimon Karoutzos: bass, Jason Wastor: drums
  • On trumpet you’ll hear Lasse Lindgren with a “happy song”  ( I laughed when I first heard it….. something positive in this mad, mad world)
  • West Coast in Amsterdam, the new release from the Dutch Jazz Archive ( Nederlands Jazz Archief) first Bob Cooper on tenor sax, Bud Shank: alto sax, Claude Williamson: piano, Don Prell: bass, Jimmy Pratt: drums-march 15th 1958
  • The Stan Kenton Big Band, also from the Dutch Jazz Archive, Concertgebouw Amsterdam april 28th 1956 with Curtis Counce, Mel Lewis, Bill Perkins, Don Rendell, Lennie Niehaus, Carl Fontana
  • Second track from vibist Dimitris Angelakis
  • The Ben Webster special, track 207/520, this week Ben with Gene Krupa in N.Y. September 27th 1953 with Charlie Shavers: trumpet, Bill Harris: trombone, Ben on tenor, Teddy Wilson: piano, Herb Ellis : guitar, Ray Brown: bass, Gene Krupa: drums
  • Second track from saxophonist Alex Clarke
  • Drummer Shelly Manne, track from the West Coast in Amsterdam release ( Nederlands Jazz Archief) Joe Gordon: trumpet, Richie Kamuca: tenor sax, Russ Freeman: piano, Monty Budwig: bass, Shelly Manne: drums  february 27th 1960
  • On tenor sax and clarinet Jimmy Giuffre, also from the Dutch Jazz Archive “West Coast in Amsterdam” Concertgebouw may 23rd 1959 with Jim Hall: guitar, Buddy Clark: bass
  • Tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon, track from his SteepleChase album “Strings and Things” recorded February and may 1976 with Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen: bass
  • Drummer Steve Gadd, Bassist Eddie Gomez and Baritone saxophonist they released a fantastic album with the WDR Big Band “Center Stage”  this track is a homage to Ronnie Cuber who died October 7th
  • Tenor saxophonist Eddie Chamblee, track from the complete recordings 1953-1954 with Johnny Young: piano, Ernie Shepard: bass, Osie Johnson: drums recorded august 17th 1953

program no.1146

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Willis `Gatortail` Jackson track from the lp “In the Alley” recorded in 1976 with Sonny Phillips: piano, Carl Wilson: organ, Jimmy Ponder: guitar, Jimmy Lewis: fender bass, Yusef Ali: drums, Buddy Caldwell: percussion
  • Pianist Stan Kenton, track from his lp “Sketches on Standards” recorded January 28th 1953 with Maynard Ferguson, Conte Candoli: trumpets, Frank Rosolino: trombone, Lee Konitz: alto sax, Bill Holman & Richie Kamuca: tenor saxes, Bob Gioga: baritone sax, Sal Salvador: guitar, Don Bagley: bass, Stan Levey: drums
  • Vibraphonist Lionel Hampton, track from his album “Alive and Jumping” recorded may 7th 1977 with Milt Buckner: piano & organ, Cat Anderson: trumpet, Eddie Chamblee: tenor sax, Paul Moen: alto sax, Billy Mackel: guitar, Barry Smith: bass, Frankie Dunlop: drums
  • Drummer Reinhardt Winkler, track from the new cd “Flying Home” recorded march 2022 with Harry Allen: tenor sax, John DiMartino: piano, Dezron Douglas: bass
  • Trumpeter and on flugelhorn Linley Hamilton track from his album “For the Record”  recorded may 2019 with Derek O’Connor: tenor sax, Cian Boylan: piano, Mark Egan: bass, Adam Nussbaum: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 206/520, this week Ben on EmArcy with Johnny Otis and his Orchestra recorded December 26th 1951
  • Composer/arranger Norman Granz track from “The Complete  Jam Sessions vol.4” recorded September 2nd 1953 with Roy Eldridge & Dizzy Gillespie: trumpets, Johnny Hodges: alto sax, Illinois Jacquet, Ben Webster & Flip Phillips: tenor saxes, Lionel Hampton: vibes, Oscar Peterson: piano, Ray Brown: bass, Buddy Rich: drums
  • Vibraphonist Jay Hoggard, track from his album “The Fountain” recorded july 10th 1991 with Kenny Burrell: guitar, James Weidman: piano, Marcus McLaurine: bass, Yoron Israel: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist John Coltrane and vibraphonist Milt Jackson, track from “Bags and Trane” recorded January 15th 1959 with Hank Jones: piano, Paul Chambers: bass, Connie Kay: drums
  • Drummer Bernd Reiter, track from the new album “Dameronia’s Legacy All Stars- Live at Audi Forum Ingolstadt” recorded October 14th 2021 with Jim Rotondi: trumpet, Dick Oatts: alto sax, Jon Boutellier: tenor sax, Rik van den Bergh: baritone sax, Johannes Herrlich: trombone, Andrea Pozza: piano, Aldo Zunino: bass, Bernd on drums

program no.1145

  • Start my program with trumpeter Chet Baker and baritone saxophonist Gerry Mulligan, track from “Carnegie Hall Concert” recorded November 24th 1974 with Bob James:piano, Ron Carter: bass, Harvey Mason: drums, John Scofield: guitars, Dave Samuels: vibes, Ed Byrne: trombome
  • Pianist Dado Moroni, track from his cd “There is no greater Love” recorded 2022 with Jesper Lundgaard: bass, Lee Pearson: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Paul Heller and trumpeter Ack van Rooyen with a track from the cd “Celebration” recorded april 14th 2009 with Herbert Nuss: piano, John Goldsby: bass, Hans Dekker: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Stephen Riley, track from his new cd “My Romance” recorded December 2021 with Brian Charette: Hammond organ, Billy Drummond: drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 205/520, this week Ben’s lp “Ben Webster meets Oscar Peterson” recorded November 6th 1959 with Ray Brown: bass, Ed Thigpen: drums
  • On Flugelhorn you’ll hear Chuck Mangione, track from the lp “Children of Sanchez” recorded in 1978 with Don Potter: vocals, Grant Geissman: guitars, Chris Vadala: Saxes, Charles Meeks: bass, James Bradley Jr: drums, Ron Leonard: cello
  • The New Orpheans, track from the cd “To be Continued” with Rik Mol: trumpet, Ko Zuidweg: tenor sax, Marjon van Iwaarden: vocals
  • Vibraphonist Lionel Hampton, track from the lp “Alive and Jumping” recorded may 7th 1977 with Milt Buckner: piano and organ, Billy Mackel: guitar, Barry Smith: bass, Frankie Dunlop: drums, Cat Anderson: trumpet, Paul Moen: alto sax, Eddie Chamblee: tenor sax