Jazz Alley

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    Jazz Alley Wednesday 11 December 2013

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    Jazz Alley tribute to "Rock Fox" aka Chas Meredith

    Tonight's Jazz Alley is a tribute to "Rock Fox" aka Chas Meredith, musician, broadcaster and a central figure in Irish jazz for many years who passed away recently.

    Jazz Alley covers the full spectrum of jazz styles from New Orleans to New York, and from Sicily to Scandinavia.  Featuring the best in classic and contemporary jazz, focusing on the curious, quirky, obscure and neglected.

    Music Played on the Show

    • Title: ENCOUNTER ON MICHAGAN AVENUE
      Composer: DUKE ELLINGTON
      Performer(s): ROCK FOX AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA
      Performer(s): ROCK FOX AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA
      Duration: 0:07:41
    • Title: CIVIL RIGHTS SUITE - FIRST MOVEMENT
      Composer: CHAS MEREDITH
      Performer(s): ROCK FOX AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA
      Performer(s): ROCK FOX AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA
      Duration: 0:03:45
    • Title: IN A MELLOW TONE
      Composer: DUKE ELLINGTON
      Performer(s): Duke Ellington
      Performer(s): Duke Ellington
      Album: Best of Duke Ellington, ROULETTE JAZZ, 7243531791 2 0
      Duration: 0:02:25
    • Title: SPLANKY
      Composer: NEAL HEFTI
      Performer(s): COUNT BASIE ORCHESTRA
      Performer(s): COUNT BASIE ORCHESTRA
      Album: Atomic Basie, EMI, CDP79322732
      Duration: 0:02:31
    • Title: TUXEDO JUNCTION
      Composer: JOHNSON, HAWKINS, DASH, FEYNE
      Performer(s): GLENN MILLER ARMY AIR FORCE BAND
      Performer(s): GLENN MILLER ARMY AIR FORCE BAND
      Duration: 0:03:31
    • Title: SONG FOR JOHNNY HODGES
      Composer: G. MULLIGAN & CHAS MEREDITH
      Performer(s): GERRY MULLIGAN, LIONEL HAMPTON
      Performer(s): GERRY MULLIGAN, LIONEL HAMPTON
      Duration: 0:01:37
    • Title: THESE FOOLISH THINGS
      Composer: MASCHWITZ, (MARVELL), STRACHEY, LINK
      Performer(s): MARY COUGHLAN
      Performer(s): MARY COUGHLAN
      Duration: 0:03:47
    • Title: IMPROVISATION FOR GUITAR AND DRUMS
      Composer: LOUIS STEWART, JOHN WADHAM
      Performer(s): LOUIS STEWART, JOHN WADHAM
      Performer(s): LOUIS STEWART, JOHN WADHAM
      Duration: 0:03:00
    • Title: DAVID DANCED BEFORE THE LORD
      Composer: DUKE ELLINGTON
      Performer(s): ROCK FOX AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA
      Performer(s): ROCK FOX AND HIS FAMOUS ORCHESTRA
      Duration: 0:06:33
    • Title: SWEET GEORGIA BROWN
      Composer: BERNARD, PINKARD, CASEY
      Performer(s): RORY MCGUINNESS QUINTET
      Performer(s): RORY MCGUINNESS QUINTET
      Duration: 0:05:12

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