Take 5 Jazz


No. 1031

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Frank Griffith track from his cd  “ The Suspect”  with Tom Harrell on trumpet, Joel Weiskof: piano, James Genus: bass, John Hart: guitar, Billy Drummond:  drums
  • Two tenor saxophonists Richie Kamuca and Buddy Tate  track from “Back to the Ballroom” recorded in 1970 with Mundell Lowe: guitar, Monty Budwig: bass, Chuck Flores: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Eddie Harris  track from his lp “For Bird and Bags” recorded in 1963 with Charles Stepney: piano and vibes, Melvin Jackson: bass, Marshall Thompson: drums, Roland Faulkner: guitar
  • New release from “Dutch Jazz Archive///Nederlands Jazz Archief”  Rob Pronk The Bebop Years  Studio Sessions 1950-1957 with some of the finest Dutch musicans Ack and Jerry van Rooyen, Herman Schoonderwalt, Ruud Brink, Harry Verbeke, Toon van Vliet, Rob Madna, Ruud Jacobs, Cees See and special guests Zoot Sims and Frank Rosolino
  • Saxophonist Klaus Doldinger track from his new cd “Motherhood” with Michael Hornek: keyboards, Martin Scales: guitars, Patrick Scales: bass, Christian Lettner: drums, Ernst Stroer: percussion, Biboul Darouiche: percussion
  • Tenor saxophonist Jerry Cook track from his new album “Walk in the Park’ with Chris Gestrin: piano, John Lee: bass, Jesse Cahill: drums, Dave Sikula: guitar   recorded sept 19th  2019
  • Tenorist Grant Stewart  track from his new cd “Rise and Shine”  with Tardo Hammer: piano, Peter Washington: bass, Phil Stewart: drums  recorded November 4th 2019
  • The Ben Webster special track from his lp “The Last Concert” recorded September 6th  1973 with Irv Rochlin: piano, Henk Haverhoek: bass, Peter Ypma: drums
  • Big band from Daniel Hersog “Night Devoid of Stars” recorded may 10th 2019
  • Tenor saxophonist Boots Randolph and alto saxophonist Richie Cole  track from the lp “Yakety Madness” recorde august 25th 1985

No. 1030

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Frank Griffith track from his cd  “The Coventry Suite”  with Tom Cawley: piano, Dave Chamberlain: bass, Matt Fishwick: drums + brass section
  • 2 Tenor saxophonists J.R. Monterose & Sal Nistico  “In New York” recorded January  16th 1979 with Bill Triglia: piano, Todd Coolman: bass, Jimmy Wormworth: drums
  • Nancy Wilson (vocals) with the Billy May Orchestra recorded in 1960 with Ben Webster on tenor, Shelly Manne: drums
  • Chuck Mangione on flugelhorn  track from the lp “Friends and Love” recorded may 9th 1970 with Gap Mangione: electric piano, Tony Levin: electric bass, Steve Gadd; drums, Gerry Niewood: saxes, flute + The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra
  • Tenor saxophonist Harry Allen track from his album “meets trio  da Paz”  recorded in 2007 with Romero Lubambo: guitar, Nilson Matta: bass, Duduka Da  Fonseca: drums
  • Track 91/520 special about tenor saxophonist Ben Webster, “Live at the Newport Jazz Festival”  with the Ellington Alumni All Stars  recorded july 4th 1958
  • The second track from tenor saxophonist Frank Griffith, now from his album “Holland Park Non-Stop” with a nice big band the arrangement are by Griffith
  • The Fletcher Henderson big band recorded January 22nd 1927 with Coleman Hawkins on tenor and clarinet, Benny Morton : trombone
  • Louis Prima(trumpet & vocals) with Sam Butera and the Witnesses  track from his album “The Wildest ‘75”
  • Vibrafonist Cal Tjader track from his album “Concert on the Campus”  recorded in 1960 with Lonnie Hewitt: piano, Eddie Coleman: bass, Willie Bobo: timbales, Mongo Santamaria: congas

No 1029

  • Start my program with two tenor saxophonists Charlie Rouse and Paul Quinichette, track from  “the Chase is on” recorded in 1957 with Wynton Kelly: piano, Wendell Marshall: bass, Ed Thigpen: drums
  • Lasse Lindgren on trumpet , track from his cd “The Unrecorded Fox” spirits 2  recorded in 2017 In the Spirit of Maynard Ferguson
  • Composer/Arranger Rob Pronk track from his album “It Happened Yesterday” recorded in December 1968 with Ack van Rooyen, Cees Smal, Jiggs Whigham, Piet Noordijk, Ferdinand Povel, Joop Mastenbroek, Frans Elsen, Rob Langereis, Tony Inzalaco
  • Tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon “Live at Wilhelmshaven” recorded June 12th 1976 with Rein de Graaff: piano, Earl May: bass, Joe Curtis: drums
  • Baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams  “live at Montreal Jazz Festival” with Kenny Alexander: piano, Vic Angelillo: bass, Cisco Normand: drums recorded July 2nd  1986
  • The Ben Webster special  track 90/520 “The Soul  of Ben Webster”  recorded July 1958 with Art Farmer: trumpet, Harold Ashby: tenor sax, Jimmy Jones: piano, Mundell Lowe: guitar, Milt Hinton: bass, Dave Bailey: drums
  • The second track from Lasse Lindgren on trumpet with the Latvian Big Band “Baltic Waves” recorded in 2018
  • Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins track from his album “Jazz Reunion” recorded februari 23 1961 with Pee Wee Russell: clarinet, Bob Brookmeyer: trombone, Emmett Berry: trumpet, Nat Pierce: piano, Milt Hinton: bass, Jo Jones: drums
  • Drummer Tony Allen, two tracks from his tribute to Art Blakey recorded in Tampere Finland November 2017

No: 1028

  • Start my program with Lasse Lindgren(trumpet) track from Big Constellation—plays the music of Maynard Ferguson recorded in 2008
  • “Two tenors” Ronnie Scott and Sonny Stitt  recorded may 8th 1964 with Stan Tracey: piano, Malcolm Cecil: bass, Jackie Dougan: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Hidehiko Matsumoto (better known as Sleepy Matsumoto) track from his album “Papillon” recorded in 1992 with Randy Brecker: trumpet, Chris Hunter: alto sax, David Spinozza: guitar, Gil Goldstein: piano, Anthony Jackson: bass, Steve Gadd: drums, Sammy Figuroa: percussion
  • Miles Davis with his famous album “Birth of the Cool” recorded in 1949 with Kai Winding: trombone, Junior Collins: French horn, John Barber: tuba, Lee Konitz: alto sax, Gerry Mulligan: baritone sax, Al Haig: piano, Joe Schulman: bass, Max Roach: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 89/520 now from live at Paradiso 1968 with Cees Slinger: piano, Rob Langereis: bass, Han Bennink: drums
  • The second album from Lasse Lindgren(trumpet,flugelhorn,didgeridoo and conductor) ”plays the Abba Songbook” in a big band atmosphere,  recorded in 2015
  • Tenor saxophonist Harry Allen track from his album “007 Songs” with Rossano Sportiello: piano, Joel Forbes: bass, Chuck Riggs: drums, John Alfred: trombone, James Chirillo: guitar,  recorded in 2010
  • Tenor saxophonist Klaus Doldinger track from his album “Doldinger Live at the Blue Note Berlin” recorded in 1963 with Ingfried Hoffman: organ,piano, Peter Trunk: bass, Klaus Weiss: drums
  • Vibraphonist Lionel Hampton track from his album “For the Love of Music” with John Pendaza:trumpet,Julian C. Mance, Jr: piano, Lance Bryant: saxes, Jerry Weldon: tenor sax, Al Grey: trombone, James Wood: bass, Ndugu Chancler: drums  recorded in 1995

No. 1027

  • Start my program with pianist Masaru Imada track from the album “Blue Marine” with Steve Khan: guitars, Anthony Jackson: bass, Steve Jordan: drums, Manolo Badrena: percussion, Grover Washington, Jr: saxes, Tom Browne: trumpet
  • Two tenors Dexter Gordon & Gene Ammons  live in Laren  july 18th  1973 with Rob Agerbeek: piano, Rob Langereis: bass, Eric Ineke: drums
  • Pianist John DiMartino track from his new album “Passion Flower” with Eric Alexander: tenor sax, Boris Kozlov: bass, Lewis Nash: drums
  • Saxophonist Frank Griffith
  • Vibraphonist Jerry Tachoir and his wife Marlene on piano  with their new cd “Shades of Blue”
  • Alto saxophonist Benny carter track from his album “Live and Well in Japan” recorded in 1977 with Bud Johnson: saxes, Cecil Payne: baritone sax, Cat Anderson, Joe Newman: trumpets, Britt Woodman: trombone, Nat Pierce: piano, Mundell Lowe: guitar, George Duvivier: bass, Harold Jones: drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 88/520now a special recording Amsterdam 1967 with the second tenorist Don Byas, Cees Slinger: piano, Jaques Schols: bass, Peter Ypma: drums
  • The Daily Mail International Jazz Festival All Stars recorded june 6th 1963 with Chris Barber: trombone, Kenny Ball: trumpet, Tubby Hayes: tenor sax, Joe Harriott: alto sax, Alan Branscombe: piano, Coleridge Goode: bass, Allan Ganley: drums


  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Jimmy “The Nightrain” Forrest with the Oliver Nelson Orchestra  recorded august 29th 1958
  • Tenor saxophonist Bootsie Barnes  track from his album “You Leave me Breathless” recorded October 25th 1995 with Brian Trainor: piano, Tyron Brown: bass, Craig McIver: drums
  • Drummer Art Blakey track from his “new” album “Just Coolin” recorded in march 1959 with Lee Morgan: trumpet, Hank Mobley: tenor sax,Bobby Timmons: piano, Jimmy Merritt: bass
  • Pianist Dave Grusin track from “The West Side Story” at the Moritz Jazz Festival  march 3 2018 with Tom Kennedy: bass, Lee Ritenour: guitar, Jean Paul Hochstadter: drums & the Pepe Lienhard Big Band
  • On trumpet Ian Hamer, track from his lp “Acropolis” recorded in 1972 with Keith Cristie: trombone, Tubby Hayes: tenor sax, Alan Branscombe: piano, Daryl Runswick: bass, Spike Wells: drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 87/520 track from Woody Herman’s  V Disc All Stars recorded 1946 with Bill Harris: trombone, Ben on tenor, Ralph Burns: piano, Billy Bauer: guitar, Chubby Jackson: bass, Johnny Blowers: drums
  • Pianist Ai Kuwabara track from her cd “Somehow,Someday, Somewhere” recorded 2017 with Will Lee: bass guitar, Steve Gadd: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Toon van Vliet track from his lp “Van Vliet” recorded september 17th 1957 with Pim Jacobs: piano, Ruud Jacobs: bass, John Engels: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon and the Round Midnight Band live in Chicago September 6th 1987 with Bobby Hutcherson: vibes, Cedar Walton: piano, Buster Williams: bass, Billy Higgins: drums
  • Pianist Louis van Dijk track from his album “Nightwings” with Niels H.O. Pedersen: bass, Terry Silverlight: drums recorded in 1985

No. 1025

  • Start my program with alto saxophonist Cory Weeds  track from his new album “Day By Day” recorded august 26th  2019 with David Hazeltine: piano, Ken Lister: bass, Jesse Cahill: drums
  • Pianist Tilden Webb track from his album “Cellar Groove”recorded December 11th 2004 with David “Fathead” Newman: tenor sax, Jodi Proznick: bass, Jesse Cahill: drums
  • The Concord Super Band  track from the lp “Super Band II live in Tokyo” recorded in 1979 with Scott Hamilton: tenor sax, Warren Vache: Cornet & Flugelhorn, Cal Collins: guitar, Dave McKenna: piano, Phil Flanigan: bass, Jake Hanna: drums
  • The Montreux Summit recorded in 1977 with Dexter Gordon:  tenor sax, Slide Hampton: trombone, Woody Shaw: trumpet, Billy Brooks: drums( Gordon Johnson: bass and George Duke: piano)
  • Tenor saxophonist and on flute: Tubby Hayes track from the new album “Free Flight”  will be released on may 29th 2020(from the Ron Mathewson tape archive)live at Ronnie Scott’s, October 17th 1972 with Mike Pyne: piano, Ron Mathewson: bass, Tony Levin: drums
  • The Ben Webster special, track 86/520 “King of the Tenors” recorded December 8th 1953 with Harry “Sweets” Edison: trumpet, Benny Carter: alto sax, Oscar Peterson: piano, Herb Ellis: guitar, Ray Brown: bass, Alvin Stoller: drums
  • Dutch Tenor saxophonist Rinus Groeneveld  track from his cd “Wild Orchid” recorded 1999 with Nick van den Bos: piano, Eric Barkman: bass, Roberto Haliffi: drums
  • Baritone saxophonist Rik van den Bergh  track from his album “Reserge” tribute to the great Baritone saxophonist Serge Chaloff
  • Tenor saxophonist Arnett Cobb track from the lp “Funky Butt” recorded in 1981 with Derek Smith: piano, Ray Drummond: bass, Ronnie Bedford: drums

No. 1024

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Bootsie Barnes track from his album `Been Here All Along` recorded in 1984 with Sid Simmons: piano, James Glenn: bass, Greg McDonald: drums
  • Baritone saxophonist Rik van der Bergh 2 tracks from his album “Reserge” recorded in 2007 with Marco Kegel & Jan Smit: alto sax, Simon Rigter & Sjoerd Dijkhuizen: tenor sax, Eric Doelman: piano, Frans van Geest: bass, Gijs Dijkhuizen: drums
  • Guitarist Fernando Marco track from his album “Four on Six” recorded in 2020 with Harry Allen: tenor sax, Gerard Nieto: organ, Joe Strasser: drums
  • Pianist Harold Mabern track from his cd “Mabern plays Mabern” recorded in 2019 with Eric Alexander: tenor sax, Vincent Herring: alto sax, Steve Davis: trombone, John Webber: bass, Joe Farnsworth: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Harry Verbeke with Rob Franken: organ, Ruud Jacobs: bass, Peter Ypma: drums, recorded december 10th 1969
  • The Ben Webster special track 85/520 lp Milt Hinton and Friends with Jon Faddis: trumpet, Budd Johnson: saxes, Frank Wess: tenor sax, John Bunch: piano, Jo Jones: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Don Byas  recorded march 13th  1970 with Wim Overgaauw: guitar, Rob Franken: piano, Ruud Jacobs: bass, Han Bennink: drums
  • Tenorist Dexter Gordon track from his album “All Souls” with Rob Agerbeek: piano, Henk Haverhoek: bass, Eric Ineke: drums recorded at the Haagse Jazz Club, November 2nd 1972
  • Vibraphonist Milt Jackson track from his album “Invitation” recorded November 7th 1962 with Kenny Dorham & Virgil Jones: trumpet, Jimmy Heath: tenor sax, Tommy Flanagan: piano, Ron Carter: bass, Connie Kay: drums


  • Start my program with vibraphonist Terry Gibbs, track from the lp “Live in Las Vegas” recorded in 1987 with Vince Estoppa: piano, Bob Bagly: bass, John Abraham: drums
  • The Manhattan Jazz Quintet track from “Very Special Onetime Performance” David Matthews: piano, Eddie Gomez: bass, Steve Gadd: drums, Lew Soloff: trumpet, Andy Snitzer: tenor sax recorded in 2008
  • Guitarist Cornell Dupree  track from his cd “Doin’ Allright” recorded in 2011 with Kaz Kazanoff: tenor sax, B.E. Smith: drums, Ronnie James: bass, Mike Flanigan: organ
  • Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins  track from his lp “Sirius” recorded December 20th 1966 with Barry Harris: piano, Bob Cranshaw: bass, Eddie Locke: drums
  • Pianist Dado Moroni track from his album “Super Star trio” with Massimo Moriconi: bass, Stefano Bagnoli: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Houston Person  track from his lp “Stolen Sweets”  with Jimmy Ponder: guitar, Sonny Phillips: organ, Frankie Jones: drums, Bobby Caldwell: congas
  • Tenor saxophonist Boots Randolph track from his album “A Whole New Ballgame” with Roddy Smith: guitars, Steve Willets: piano, Tim Smith: bass, Ray von Lotz: drums, Mark Stallings: organ
  • The Ben Webster special track 84/520 the lp “Live in Hilversum” recorded in 1970 with Cees Slinger: piano, Rob Langereis: bass, John Engels: drums
  • Willis “Gatortail”Jackson track from the lp “Ya Understand Me?” recorded januari 26th  1980 with Groove Holmes: organ, Steve Giordano: guitar, Roger Lee Humphrey: drums
  • Vibraphonist Dave Pike track from his cd “Pike’s Groove” recorded feb 5th 1986 with Cedar Walton: piano, David Willims: bass, Billy Higgins: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Joe Farrell track from his album “Penny Arcade” recorded in 1974 with Herbie Hancock: piano, Joe Beck: guitar, Herb Bushler: bass, Steve Gadd: drums, Don Alias: percussion

No. 1022

  • Start my program with our Dutch alto saxophonist Piet Noordijk, track from his lp “You’re so Beautiful” recorded in 1975, arranged by Tony Nolte and Rob Franken on keyboards
  • Composer/Arranger Ruud Bos track from “The Secret All Star Band” studio sessions 1964-1969 with Piet Noordijk, Harry Verbeke, Ruud Brink, Herman Schoonderwalt, Toon van Vliet, Cees Smal, Cees Slinger, Rob Langereis, John Engels…..
  • Vibraphonist Cal Tjader track from the lp “Cuban Fantasy” recorded in 1977 with Clare Fischer: electric piano, Bob Redfield: guitar, Rob Fisher: bass, Pete Riso: drums, Poncho Sanchez: congas
  • Tenor saxophonist Klaus Doldinger track from his album “Symphonic Project” recorded in 2010 with “Die Deutche Staatsphilharmonie, Rheinland-Pfalz”
  • Dutch jazz-rock/fusion from the band “Scope” Rik Elings: bass, Henk Zomer: drums, Rens Nieuwland: guitars, Rob Franken: keyboards
  • Joey DeFrancesco on the Hammond B3 track from his cd “Live at the 5 Spot” recorded in 1993 with Paul Bollenback: guitar, Byron Landham: drums and on this track tenor saxophonist Illinois Jaquet is featured
  • Pianist Jonn Reyna  track from his album “Consolidao” recorded in 2013 with Rick Margitza: tenor sax, Joris Teepe: bass, Gene Jackson: drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 83/520 his lp “Ben Webster meets Oscar Peterson” with Ray Brown on bass, Ed Thigpen: drums  recorded November 6th 1959
  • Tenor saxophonist Gene Ammons track from his lp “The Boss is Back” recorded November 10th 1969 with Junior Mance: piano, Buster Williams: bass, Frankie Jones: drums, Candido: percussion
  • Miles Davis with Milt Jackson: vibes, Jackie McLean: alto sax, Ray Bryant: piano, Percy Heath: bass, Art Taylor: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes track from “Dancing in the Dark” recorded in 1964 with Terry Shannon: piano, Freddie Logan: bass, Allan Ganley: drums, Jimmy Deuchar: trumpet