Take 5 Jazz



  • Start my program with Miles Davis, track from `Miles in Tokyo`  recorded  july 14th  1964 with Sam Rivers: tenor sax, Herbie Hancock: piano, Ron Carter: bass, Tony Williams: drums
  • At the Hammond organ you”ll hear Shirley Scott track from “Blue Seven” recorded august 22nd  1961 with Oliver Nelson: tenor sax, Joe Newman: trumpet, George Tucker: bass, Roy Brooks: drums
  • On tenor and vibes the one and only Tubby Hayes track from “BBC Jazz Club”recorded june 8th 1961 Jimmy Deuchar: trumpet, Terry Shannon: piano, Jeff Clyne: bas, Bill Eyden: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins  track from his album “The Sound of Sonny” recorded june 1957 with Sonny Clark: piano, Percy Heath: bass, Roy Haynes: drums
  • Big Band Jazz from Kenny Baker on trumpet with Bill LeSage: vibes, Phil Seamen: drums track from “Live at the BBC 1957”
  • The Ben Webster special track 96/520 , now the lp “Ben Webster with Strings” is featured recorded December 15th  1954 Teddy Wilson: piano, Wendell Marshall: bass, Louie Bellson: drums
  • Miles Davis track from  his lp “Steamin” with the Miles Davis Quintet” recorded may 11th 1956 with John Coltrane: tenor sax, Red Garland: piano, Paul Chambers: bass, Philly Joe Jones: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Jack Monterose track from his album “with Bob Gordon” recorded in 1955 with Bob Gordon: baritone sax, Paul Moer: piano, Red Mitchell: bass, Shelly Manne: drums
  • Shirley Scott at the Hammond organ with Harold Vick: tenor sax, Billy Higgins: drums  track from “One for Me” recorded in 1974
  • English drummer Allan Ganley track from “The Complet Quartet & Jazzmakers Sessions”  recorded September 23rd 1959
  • The New Conrad Miller trio Coen Molenaar: piano, David De Marez Oyens: bass, Enrique Firpi: drums recorded in 2019 track from “Con Alma”
  • The Peter Herbolzheimer Rhythm Combination and Brass  track from “Big Band BeBop”  recorded October 1983 these are the last  tracks with Rob Franken , three days after they finished this album he died at the age of 42


  • Start my program with the Milestone Jazzstars Sonny Rollins: tenor sax. McCoy Tyner: piano, Ron Carter:bass, Al Foster: drums  recorded in 1978
  • Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins at Birdland September 6th 1952 with Roy Eldridge: trumpet, Horace Silver: piano, Curley Russell: bass, Art Blakey: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Jack Monterose track from his album “Plays David Holt” recorded in 1957 with Pete Jolly: piano, Chuck Berghofer: bass, Nick Martinus: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Sonny Rollins Track from his album “Don’t stop the Carnival” a performance at the American Music Hall april 15th 1978 with Donald Byrd: trumpet, Mark Soskin: piano, Jerome Harris: bass, Aurell Ray: guitar, Tony Williams: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes track from his new album “Free Flight” recorded October 17th 1972 at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club with Mike Pyne: piano, Ron Mathewson: bass, Tony Levin: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Sam “the man” Taylor track from his album “Out of this World” recorded in 1956 arranged and conducted by Leroy Holmes
  • Tenor saxophonist Ronnie Scott track from “Live in Laren” recorded November 30th 1984 with Dick  Pierce: trumpet, John Critchensen: piano, Ron Mathewson: bass, Allan Ganley: drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 95/520 “Makin’ Whoopee” recorded in Paris june 5th 1972 with Georges Arvanitas: piano, Jacky Samson: bass, Charles Saudrais: drums
  • New release from Dutch Jazz Archives ( Nederlands Jazz Archief) The Bebop Years Rob Pronk  Studio Sessions 1950-1957
  • Tenor saxophonist Willis “Gatortail” Jackson track from his album “Together Again,Again” recorded December 13th 1961 with Jack McDuff: organ, Bill Jennings: guitar, Jimmy Lewis: bass, Frank Shea: drums
  • On flute you’ll here  Herbie Mann track from his album “Today” recorded November 18th 1965 with Dave Pike: vibes, Earl May: bass, Bruno Carr: drums,Carlos “Potato”  Valdes: congas, Oliver Nelson: arranger & conductor


  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Gene Ammons track from his album “Big Bad Jug” recorded November 1st  1972 with Sonny Phillips: organ, Ron Carter: bass, Billy Cobham: drums,Maynard Parker: guitar
  • Tenor saxophonist Ronnie Scott “The BBC Jazz Club Sessions” recorded april 11th 1976 with Louis Stewart: guitar,Ken Baldock: bass, Martin Drew: drums
  • Pianist Mike Hennessey track from “Shades of Chas Burchell”  recorded in 1993 with Geoff Carter: tenor sax, Brian Wood: trumpet, Alan Simmons: bass, Al Merritt: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Jack Monterose track from his album “Live at Capozzoli’s” with Ron Stout: trumpet, Ross Tompkins: piano, Richard Simon: bass, Paul Krebich: drums recorded December 4th 1999
  • The new release from NJA(Dutch Jazz Archive) Rob Pronk  “The Bebop Years Studio Sessions 1950-1957”
  • The Ben Webster special track(94/520) from his lp “Saturday Night live at the Montmartre”  recorded January 30th 1965 with Kenny Drew: piano, Niels Hennning Orsted Pedesen: bass, Alex Riel: drums
  • Drummer Allan Ganley track from “The Complete Quartet & Jazzmakers Sessions” 1957-1959 with Art Ellefson: tenor sax,Ronnie Ross: baritone sax, Stan Jones: piano, Stan Wasser: bass recorded September 23rd 1959
  • On trumpet you’ll hear Lasse Lindgren track from his album “Big Constellation” plays in the spirit of Maynard Ferguson recorded in 2008
  • Oscar Peterson on the Fender Rhodes, Joe Pass: guitar, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen: electric fender bass, Louis Bellson: drums recorded april 11th 1979
  • Tenor saxophonist Coleman Hawkins track from his album “Live from the London House Chicago” recorded june 19th  1963 with Tommy Flanagan: piano, Major Holly: bass, Ed Locke: drums
  • Alto saxophonist Johnny Hodges with Wild Bill Davis: organ, Lawrence Brown: trombone,Grant Green: guitar, Hank Jones: piano, Richard Davis: bass, Ben Dixon: drums recorded September 3rd 1963


  • Start my program with tenor saxophonist Dexter Gordon track from his album “Bouncin’with Dex” recorded in 1975 with Tete Montoliu: piano, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen: bass, Billy Higgins: drums
  • Pianist Dolo Coker  track from his lp “California Hard” recorded December 27th 1976 with Blue Mitchell: trumpet, Art Pepper: alto and tenor sax, Leroy Vinnegar: bass, Frank Butler: drums
  • Tenorist Gene Ammons track from his lp “Got my Own” recorded in November 1st  1972 with Hank Jones; electric piano, Ron Carter: bass, Idris Muhammad: drums
  • Tenorist Guy Lafitte  track from “Saxomania & Guy Lafitte” recorded in 1994
  • Tenor saxophonist Tubby Hayes  track from his new album “Free Flight—The Ron Mathewson tapes vol.3” recorded at Ronnie Scott’s Club October 17th 1972 with Mike Pyne: piano, Ron Mathewson: bass, Tony Levin: drums
  • The Ben Webster special track 93/520 the lp “The Last Concert” recorded September 6th  1973 with Irv Rochlin: piano, Henk Haverhoek: bass, Peter Ypma: drums
  • The Bebop years  Rob Pronk  Studio Sessions 1950-1957  The new NJA recording (www.jazzarchief.nl)
  • Alto saxophonist Charlie Parker and Chet Baker on trumpet “The Inglewood Jam” recorded june 16th  1952 with Sonny Criss: alto sax, Al Haig: piano, Harry Babasin: bass, Lawrence Marable: drums
  • Tenor saxophonist Chas Burchell track from his cd “Unsung Hero” recorded may 28th 1985 with Ronnie Scott: tenor sax, Brian Wood: trumpet, Mike Hennessey: piano, Alan Simmons: bass, Al Merritt: drums
  • Tenorist and on clarinet Vic Ash  track from his lp “The Five of Us” recorded October 23rd 1960 with Harry Klein: baritone sax, Brian Dee: piano, Malcolm Cecil: bass, Bill Eyden: drums
  • Tenorist Spike Robinson track from “The All Stars at the Wavendon Jazz Festival” with Ellen Rucker: piano, Dave Green: bass, Jack Parnell: drums    recorded October 1990

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