Jazz Record Requests

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20080802

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20080823

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20080830

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20080906

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20080913

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20080927

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20081004

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20081018

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20081101

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20081115

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20081122

With Geoffrey Smith

20081122

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

20081227

With Geoffrey Smith.

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

20090124

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

20090131

Jazz Record Requests

  • 1989 cd (cbs 465129 2)

    main stem (Duke Ellington) (2'47'')

  • cd (audiophile acd250(1); track 10/11)

    hot mallets (lionel hampton) (2'11'')

  • cd (bmg 74321 13181 2, d3; track 17)

    lonesome road (nat shilkret / gene austin) (3'00'')

  • cd (flapper pastcd 9789 (1); track 4)

    new time shuffle (joe sample) (4'44'')

  • cd (geffen ged 24521 (1); track 1)

    duncan's (dave milligan) (4'46'')

  • cd (jazz classics rpcd 609; track 13)

    it was a lover and his lass (3'51'')

  • cd (trcd0025. track 1)

    100% proof (Tubby Hayes) (14'00'')

  • cd (verve 543 602-2; track 8)

    Bill Evans (lyle mays) (4'43'')

  • cd (verve 549 088-2; track 15)

    joy spring (clifford brown) (6'47'')

  • lp (fontana 688 149 zl; side 2 / track 1)

    autumn leaves (joseph kosma / johnny mercer / jacques prevert) (5'30'')

  • lp (fontana tl 5410; side 1 /track 1)

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    with Geoffrey Smith

  • oh, but on the third day (happy feet blues) (marsalis)
  • performed by Dizzy Gillespie (tp) benny carter (as,arr) coleman hawkins, chu berry, ben webster (ts) lionel hampton (vib) clyde hart (p) charlie christian (g) milt hinton (b) cozy cole (d)
  • performed by Rex Stewart (cnt) wallace jones (tp) ray nance (tp,vln) joe “tricky sam” nanton, lawrence brown (tb) juan tizol (v-tb) barney bigard (cl) johnny hodges (as,sop) otto hardwick (as,bassax) ben webster (ts) harry carney (bar,cl,as) Duke Ellington (p) fred guy (g) junior raglin (b) sonny greer (d)
  • performed by clifford brown (tp) harold land (ts) richie powell (p) george morrow (b) max roach (d)
  • performed by dave milligan (p) tom lyne (b) tom bancroft (d)
  • performed by jazz crusaders:
  • performed by kenny baker, greg bowen, les condon, kenny wheeler (tp) ian hamer (arr) keith christie, nat peck, john marshall, chris smith (tb) roy willox, ray warleigh (as,fl) Ronnie Scott (ts,fl) Tubby Hayes (arr) bob efford (ts,oboe,fl,b-cl) harry klein (bar) gordon beck (p), jeff clyne (b) johnny butts (d)
  • performed by lyle mays (p) marc johnson (b) jack dejohnette (d)
  • performed by maxine sullivan (vcl) rusty dedrick (tp) dick hyman (p) bucky pizzarelli (g) milt hinton (b) don lamond (d)
  • performed by muggsy spanier (cnt) george brunies (tb) rod cless (cl) joe bushkin (p) bob casey (b) nick caiazza (ts) al sidell (d)
  • performed by sarah vaughan (vcl) sir roland hanna (p) joe pass (g) andy simpkins (b) harold jones (d)
  • performed by wynton marsalis (tpt), marcus roberts (pno), todd williams (tsx), dr Michael White (clt), danny barker (bjo), teddy riley (tpt), freddie lonzo (tbn), reginald veal (bs), herlin riley (dms)
  • presented by Geoffrey Smith
  • producer: benedict warren
  • recorded 2008
  • recorded 28 october 1988
  • recorded feb 1965
  • recorded hollywood jun 26 1942
  • recorded hollywood, mar 1 & 2 1982
  • recorded la aug 6 1954
  • recorded london may 13 1966
  • recorded ny apr 23 1992
  • recorded ny, dec 12 1939
  • recorded ny, jun 15,29,29 1971
  • recorded ny, sep 11 1939
  • saturday 31 january 2009 5pm–6 pm

    jrr signature tune:

  • taken from the album 100% proof
  • taken from the album crazy and mixed up
  • taken from the album fictionary
  • taken from the album finest hour
  • taken from the album great original performances 1931 & 1939
  • taken from the album lionel hampton and his orchestra
  • taken from the album shops
  • taken from the album sullivan-shakespeare
  • taken from the album the blanton–webster band
  • taken from the album the majesty of the blues
  • taken from the album the thing
  • wayne henderson (tb) wilton felder (ts) joe sample (p) victor gaskin (b) stix hooper (d)

  • 20090207

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

    20090314

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

    20090321

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests. Email jazz.record.requests@bbc.co.uk.

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

    20090328

    Jazz Record Requests

  • 1988 cd (columbia 4610982 track 16)

    don't take your love from me (henry nemo) (5:24)

  • 1988 cd (pacific jazz cdp 7468472 track 5)

    trav'lin light (j mercer, j mundy, t young) (3:14)

  • 1989 cd (cbs 465129 2)

    crude blues parts one and two (Ian Carr, karl jenkins) (3:33)

  • 1993 cd (blue note cdp 7897932 track 1)

    bernie's tune (bernie miller, jerry lieber, mike stoller) (13:51)

  • 2000 cd (verve 549 081 2 track 12)

    eternal child (chick corea) (4:13)

  • 2001 cd (bluebird 09026-63808-2 disc 5 track 1)

    all the things you are (j kern, o hammerstein ii) (3:54)

  • 2003 cd (proper pvcd 131(1) disc 2 track 24)

    feedin' the bean (count basie) (3:11)

  • 2003 cd (razdaz ssc4601 track10)

    let the music take your mind (kool & the gang, g redd) (8:22)

  • cd (verve 8353142 track 2)

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    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests

  • lp (nec plus ultra 502007, s2 b3)

    the duke and the brute (webster, mcshann) (2:49)

  • lp (vertigo 9286 019, s1 b2-3)

    royal garden blues (clarence williams) (3:25)

  • oh, but on the third day (happy feet blues) (marsalis)
  • performed by Ian Carr (tp, flhn) brIan Smith (ts) karl jenkins (ob) chris spedding (g) jeff clyne (bg) john marshall (d)
  • performed by Paul Whiteman and his orchestra: monty kelly, larry neill, don waddilove (tp) skip layton, murry mceachern (tb) danny d'andrea, king guion, lenny hartman, tommy mace, alvy west (s) harry azen, sol blumenthal, david newman (strings) buddy weed (p) mike pingitore (g) artie shapiro (b) willie rodriguez (d) jimmy mundy (arr)
  • performed by artie shaw and his gramercy: artie shaw (cl) joe roland (vb) hank jones (p) tal farlow (g) tommy potter (b) irv kluger (d)
  • performed by chick corea (p) avishai cohen (ab)
  • performed by claude bartee (ts) grant green (g) william bivens (vb) ronnie foster (organ) idris muhammad (d) joseph armstrong (conga)
  • performed by count basie and his orchestra: count basie (p) ed lewis, buck clayton, harry edison, al killian (tp) dickie wells, vic dickenson, dan minor (tb) earle warren (as) jack washington (as, bs) paul bascomb , buddy tate (ts) freddie green (g) walter page (b) jo jones (d)
  • performed by jay mcshann and his orchestra: orville minor (tp) clifford jenkins (as, ts) ben webster, fats dennis (ts) jay mcshann (p) gene griddins (g) lloyd anderson (b) cookie jackson (d) pee wee matthews (v)
  • performed by lee konitz (as) gerry mulligan (bs) chet baker (tp) carson smith (b) larry bunker (d)
  • performed by roy eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie (tp) flip phillips, illinois jacquet (ts) oscar peterson (p) herb ellis (g) Ray Brown (b) gene krupa, buddy rich (d)
  • performed by sidney bechet (cl) johnny windhurst (cnt) ray parker (p) george ‘pops' foster (b) george thompson (d)
  • performed by wynton marsalis (tpt), marcus roberts (pno), todd williams (tsx), dr Michael White (clt), danny barker (bjo), teddy riley (tpt), freddie lonzo (tbn), reginald veal (bs), herlin riley (dms)
  • presented by Geoffrey Smith
  • recorded 1 november 1955, new york
  • recorded 10 april 1941, chicago
  • recorded 12 june 1942
  • recorded 15 august 1970
  • recorded 25 january 2003 in chick corea's living room, florida
  • recorded 27 october 1951, kansas city
  • recorded 28 october 1988
  • recorded january 1953, hollywood
  • recorded january 1970
  • recorded late february / early march 1954, new york
  • recorded may 31 1945
  • saturday 28 march 2009 8pm–9pm

    jrr signature tune:

  • taken from the album Billie Holiday – ken burn's jazz
  • taken from the album artie shaw self portrait
  • taken from the album compact jazz gene krupa & buddy rich
  • taken from the album grant green alive
  • taken from the album jazz nocturne vol. 1
  • taken from the album jumpin' the blues
  • taken from the album konitz meets mulligan
  • taken from the album lyla
  • taken from the album nucleus direct hits
  • taken from the album the essential count basie volume 3
  • taken from the album the majesty of the blues

  • 20100918



    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

    Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.