Take 5 Jazz



  • 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

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