Take 5 Jazz


No: 1016

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Ronnie Scott live at the Golders Green Theatre 1991 with Dick Pearce:trumpet, John Critchinson:piano, Ron Mathewson:bass, Martin Drew:drums
  • On Piano, Fender Rhodes and Hammond B3 Simon Oslender 2 tracks from his debut album “About Time” with the Cosmo Klein band: Hanno Busch & Bruno muller:guitars, Claus Fisher:bass, Hendrik Smock:drums, Roland Peil:percussion and special guests Wolfgang Haffner,RickyPeterson, Randy Brecker, Christopher Dell
  • The Dutch alto sax legend Piet Noordijk, track from his album “Jubilee  Concert” live at the Bimhuis Amsterdam with Jack van Poll:Hammond organ, Martijn van Iterson:guitar, Frans van Geest:bass, Gijs Dijkhuizen:drums recorded in 2007
  • Drummer Leonard King  track from the album `Extending the Language` with Gerard Gibbs:organ and tenor/baritone sax James Carter recorded in 2005
  • The Fletcher Henderson Big Band with Ben Webster on tenor sax recorded 11/9/1934
  • Alto saxophonist Oliver Nelson track from his album “Skull Session”  recorded in 1975 with Lonnie Listen Smith:electric piano, Chuck Domanico:bass, Willie Bobo:percussion, Shelly Manne:drums, Bill Perkins:baritone sax, Buddy Colette & Bud Shank:tenor sax
  • The Ben Webster special 77/520 track from his lp “Wayfaring Webster” recorded in 1970 with Cees Slinger:piano, Rob Langereis:bass, John Engels:drums
  • The Thelonious Monk Orchestra  at Town Hall recorded Feb.28th 1959 with Donald Byrd:trumpet, Pepper Adams:baritone sax, Charlie Rouse:tenor sax, Phil Woods:alto sax, Sam Jones:bass, Art Taylor:drums
  • The new blues album “Blacktop Run” from guitar/vocals Sonny Landreth release date feb.21th 2020(thanks to the Provogue/Mascot label)

No: 1015

  • Start my program with Alto saxophonist Sonny Criss with Hampton Hawes:piano, Clarence Johnson:bass, Frank Butler:drums  recorded: june 15th 1965
  • Alto saxophonist Joe Harriott, track from his album “Free Form” recorded in 1960 with Shake Keane:trumpet, Pat Smythe:piano, Colderidge  Goode:bass, Phil Seamen:drums
  • Pianist Emmet Cohen the master Legacy series, vol.4 with tenor saxophonist George Coleman recorded in 2019
  • The new album from the Conrad Miller trio “Con Alma” Coen Molenaar:piano, David De Marez Oyens:bass, Enrique Firpi:drums
  • Pianist Emmet Cohen  the Master Legacy Series, vol.3 with Benny Golson:tenor sax and drummer Albert “Tootie” Heath recorded in 2019
  • The Ben Webster special track 76/520 Live in Antwerp 1967, Ben on tenor, Buck Clayton:trumpet, Camille de Ceunynck:piano, Tony Veas:bass, Charlie Pauwels:drums
  • One of the finest “Dutch” jazz groups “The Diamond Five” track from the album “Montmartre Blues-Unreleased Hard Bop Tracks 1960-1963”
  • Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins, track from his album “Live from the London House in Chicago” recorded june 12th  1963 with Tommy Flanagan:piano, Major Holly: bass ,drummer is Ed Locke
  • The Tubby Hayes Big Band feat. percussionist Jack Costanzo, on tenor sax:Tubby Hayes, Tommy Whittle, Ronnie Scott, Jimmy Deuchar:trumpet, Phil Seamen:drums
  • Drummer Curt Cress track from the lp “Curt Cress Clan” recorded in 1975 with Ack van Rooyen:flugelhorn,  Kristian Schulze:keyboards, Volker Kriegel:guitars, Dave King:bass, Curt Cress:drums

No. 1014

  • Start my program with bassist Richard Whiteman track from his album “Old Prose” with Pat LaBarbera:tenor sax, Harold Danko:piano, Terry Clarke:drums recorded in Ontario 2019
  • Tenor saxophonist Jimmy Heath track from his album “Triple Treat” recorded in 1962 with Cedar Walton:piano, Percy Heath:bass, Albert “Tootie” Heath:drums
  • The new album from the Conrad Miller trio “Con Alma” Coen Molenaar:piano, David De Marez Oyens:bass, Enrique Firpi:drums
  • Big Band Jazz with the Smelly Kitchen , new lp “Qui Chef”  with Boaz Brom:vocals, Ko Zuidweg:baritone sax, Rinus Zuidweg:trumpet
  • Pianist/vibraphonist and arranger Bill LeSage track from his lp “The Road to Ellingtonia” recorded in 1965 with Bob Burns:alto sax,clarinet, Johhny Scott, alto sax, flute, Ronnie Ross:baritone sax, Spike Heatley:bass, Tony Carr:drums & The Freddie Alexander Cello Ensemble
  • Track 75/520 from the Ben Webster special track from “Bennie Moten’s Kansas City Orchestra” with Ben on tenor,”Hot Lips”Page:trumpet, Eddie Duran:guitar & trombone, Count Basie:piano, Walter Page:bass, Willie McWashington:drums recorded Dec 13th 1932!!!
  • Alto saxophonist Joe Harriott  track from his album “Southern Horizons” recorded in 1960 with Harry South:piano, Hank Shaw:trumpet, Coledridge Goode:bass, Bobby Orr:drums, Frank Holder:percussion
  • Drummer Roger Johansen track from his album “Straight Ahead” recorded in 2019 with Hans Backenroth on bass and pianist Magne Arnesen
  • Tenor saxophonist Don Menza  track from his new album “The Rose”  with Oliver Kent:piano, Johannes Strasser:bass, Bernd Reiter:drums
  • On Vibes,Piano, Drums and Congas Victor Feldman  track from his lp “Experiment inTime” recorded in 1955 with Kenny Graham:tenor sax, Ray Demsey:guitar, Eric Peter:bass, Dizzy Reece:timbales,congas, Phil Seamen:drums
  • Drummer Tony Kinsey track from the EP “My Fair Lady” recorded dec 6th 1957 with Art Ellefson:tenor sax, Les Condon:trumpet,Bill LeSage:piano/vibes, Lennie Bush:bass


  • Start my program with Dutch guitar player Lou Guldemond, 2 tracks from his cd “That’s It”  with Karel Boehlee:fender Rhodes, Tom Beek:saxes, Ruud Breuls:trumpet, Boudewijn Lucas:bass, Danny Sahupala:drums, Martin Verdonk:percussion
  • Fantastic recording on Ember records “The Swinging  Sounds of the Jazz Makers”  Art Ellefsen:tenor sax, Ronnie Ross:baritone sax, Stan Jones:piano, Stan Wasser:bass, Allan Ganley:drums  recorded sept, 23th 1959
  • Composer/Arranger Philip Green  track from his album “All Night Long” with Tubby Hayes on tenor, Allan Ganley:drums, Charles Mingus:bass, Johnny Dankworth:alto sax  recorded in 1961
  • English Conductor Ken Moule track from his album “Waterloo Bridge” recorded in 1962 with Bert Courtley:trumpet, Ronnie Scott & Roy Sidwell:tenor sax, Stan Tracey:piano, Arthur Watts:bass
  • Pianist Stan Tracey track from his album “The Last Time I saw You” recorded in 2004 with alto saxophonist Peter King, Andy Cleyndert:bass, Clark Tracey:drums
  • The Ronnie Scott Orchestra track from the Esquire recording from sept, 7th  1954 with Jimmy Deuchar:trumpet,Mac Minshull:trombone, Derek Humble:alto sax, Ronnie Scott & Peter King:tenor sax, Benny Green:baritone sax, Victor Feldman:piano and vibes, Lennie Bush:bass, Phil Seamen:drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 74/520, track from “The Punch” recorded in 1964 at the Ronnie Scott’s Club with Stan Tracey:piano, Rick Laird:bass, Jackie Dougan: drums
  • Pianist Tommy Watt  track from his lp “It might as wel be Swing” recorded in London 1958 with Bob Efford & Tubby Hayes:tenor sax, Ike Isaacs:guitar, Joe Muddel:bass, Phil Seamen:drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes  track from his album “Rumpus” recorded april 9th 1969 with Louis Stewart:guitar, Ron Mathewson:bass, Spike Wells:drums
  • Blues rock guitarist Albert Cummings with 2 tracks from his album “Believe”  release date feb,14th 2020 ( special thanks to Provogue/Mascot)

No: 1012

  • Start my program with the big band from pianist Stan Tracey track from the 2 disc set  “A Centenary Tribute to Duke Ellington”  recorded in 1999 with Peter King on alto sax, Clark Tracey on drums…
  • Tenor saxophonist Dick Morrissey track from his album “The Lost 77 Recordings” with Harry South:piano, Phil Bates:bass, Phil Seamen:drums  recorded in 1965
  • Drummer Tony Crombie  track from his album “Atmosphere” recorded june 18th  1958 with Ronnie Scott on tenor, Tubby Hayes on baritone sax
  • The Melody Maker All Stars march 7th 1954: Kenny Baker:trumpet,Don Lusher:trombone,Vic Ash:clarinet,Johnny Dankworth:alto sax,Ronnie Chamberlain:tenor and soprano sax,Ronnie Scott:tenor sax, Harry Klein:baritone sax, Victor Feldman:vibes, Bill McGuffie:piano, Tito Burns:accordion, Ivor Mairants:guitar, Johnny Hawksworth:bass, Eric Delaney:drums
  • The Ronnie Scott Big Band with some fine musicans;  Phil Seamen on drums, Joe Harriott on alto sax, Ronnie Scott  and Peter King on tenor, Norman Stenfalt:piano
  • Again you’ll hear a big band, this time the Tubby Hayes Commonwealth Big Band  recorded at the BBC Jazz Club 1965
  • Track 73/520 from the Ben Webster special, you’ll hear a track from “Groove” with Richard Groove Holmes, George Freeman on guitar
  • Vibrafonist/pianist Bill LeSage with baritone sax Ronnie Ross track from “Presenting the Quartet” recorded in 1963 with Spike Heatley on bass and on drums Alan Ganley
  • Drummer Tony Kinsey, track from his lp “An evening with mr. percussion” recorded in 1961 with Tubby Hayes on tenor, Jimmy Deuchar:trumpet, Lennie Bush:bass, Bill LeSage:piano/vibes
  • Tenor saxophonist Johnny Skidmore track from his album “Mainstream at Nixa” recorded oct 12th 1956 with Bertie King:alto sax, Major Holley:bass, Phil Seamen:drums
  • Another track from tenor sax Dick Morrissey, now from his lp “After Dark” recorded in 1983 with John Critchinson on the fender Rhodes piano, Ron Mathewson:bass, Martin Drew:drums

No. 1011

  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes track from his album `100% Proof` recorded in 1966
  • Pianist Frank Horrox track from “Jazz Session” with Don Rendell:tenor sax, Albert Hall:trumpet, Jeff Sothcott:bass, Don Lawson:drums  recorded in 1960
  • Pianist Colin Purbrook track from his album “Radio Nights” recorded late 1970’s with Hank Shaw:trumpet, Duncan Lamont:tenor sax, Tony Coe:sax,clarinet,Tony Archer:bass, Martin Drew:drums
  • The Preacher Men: Efraim Trujillo:tenor sax, Rob Mostert:Hammond B3, Chris Strik:drums track from the new album “Live at Bimhuis”
  • Alto saxophonist Joe Harriott track from his album “Blue Harriott” recorded may 5th 1959 with Hank Shaw:trumpet, Harry South:piano, Coleridge Goode:bass, Bob Orr:drums
  • The second time you”ll hear Tubby Hayes, now a track from his album “Tubbs in N.Y.” recorded in 1961, Tubby on tenor, Eddie Costa on vibes,Horace Parlan:piano, George Duvivier:bass, Dave Bailey:drums
  • Track 72/520 the Ben Webster special with a 1953 recording with Charlie Shavers:trumpet, Bill Harris:trombone, Teddy Wilson:piano, Herb Ellis:guitar, Ray Brown:bass, Gene Krupa:drums
  • Pianist Ralph Sharon with his quartet Jack Fallon on bass,Tony Kinsey:drums, Bert Weedon:guitar, track from the album “Autumn Leaves and Spring Fever” recorded March 5th  1953
  • Ack van Rooyen meets Jerry van Rooyen, Ack plays trumpet and Jerry Arranger,Composer with Rob Franken:keyboards, Herb Geller:flute,Sax  recorded in 1970
  • Alto saxophonist Peter King track from his album  “Brother Bernard” recorded in 1990 with John Horler:piano, Dave Green:bass, Tony Levin:drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Jesse Powell track from his Lp “Blow Man Blow”  recorded in 1959
  • Two giants on the tenor sax: Illinois Jacquet and Arnett Cobb track from the lp “Jazz at Town Hall” with Milt Buckner:organ, Panama Francis:drums recorded in 1973

Nr. 1010

  • Start my program with drummer Art Taylor, track from his album “Taylor’s Tenors” with Charlie Rouse and Frank Foster:tenor sax, Walter Davis, Jr:piano, Sam Jones:bass  recorded in 1959
  • Baritone saxophonist Gary Smulyan and tenorist Ralph Moore track from the new album “Bird’s Eye Encounter” with Oliver Hutman:piano, Stephan Kurmann:bass, Bernd Reiter:drums (live at Bird’s Eye, Basel)
  • The Preacher Men:  Efraim Trujillo:tenor sax, Rob Mostert:Hammond B3, Chris Strik:drums track from the new album “Live at Bimhuis”
  • Pianist Colin Purbrook with guest alto sax player Peter King  track from the lp “Blues for Buddy” with Dave Green on bass and drummer Allan Ganley, recorded 1988
  • Drummer Rayford Griffin( a nephew from trumpet master Clifford Brown) track from his album “Reflections of Brownie” with George Duke:piano, Brian Bromberg:bass, Rick Braun:trumpet, Everette Harp:tenor sax
  • Tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon track from his album “Take the A Train” Copenhagen 1967 with Kenny Drew:piano, Niels H. O. Pedersen:bass, Albert Heath:drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 71/520 you’ll hear a track from “Music with Feeling” recorded December 15, 1954 with Teddy Wilson:piano, Wendell Marshall:bass, Louis Bellson:drums, Ralph Burns:arr,cond.
  • Tenor saxophonist Don Rendell track from his album “Roarin’” recorded in 1961 with Graham Bond:alto sax, John Burch:piano, Tony Archer:bass, Phil Kinorra:drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Sam “The Man” Taylor  track from his lp “Love theme from the Godfather” recorded in 1972
  • The Chris Barber Jazz and Blues Band with a great line up: Chris Barber:trombone, Pat Halcox:trumpet, Monty Sunshine:clarinet,Lonnie Donnegan:banjo, Jim Bray:bass, Ron Bowden:drums recorded at the Opera House of Nurnberg may 9th, 1994