Jazz Alley

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    Jazz Alley Wednesday 16 April 2014

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    Jazz Alley

    Soul jazz and hard bop were the twin themes of the 1960's. Part 6 of the Story of Jazz examines them from Art Blakey to Herbie Hancock.

    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: Moanin'
      Composer: Bobby Timmons
      Performer(s): Art Blakey
      Performer(s): Art Blakey
      Album: Jazz In Paris, Vol. 69: 1958 Paris Olympia (Live), BLUE NOTE, 95324 2 7
      Duration: 9:19
    • Title: The Preacher
      Composer: Horace Silver
      Performer(s): Horace Silver
      Performer(s): Horace Silver
      Album: Funky Pieces of Silver, BLUE NOTE, 95576 2 BA
      Duration: 4:16
    • Title: Cheese Cake
      Composer: Dexter Gordon
      Performer(s): Dexter Gordon
      Performer(s): Dexter Gordon
      Album: Go! (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition Remastered), BLUE NOTE, 80658
      Duration: 6:29
    • Title: Decisions
      Composer: Sonny Rollins
      Performer(s): Sonny Rollins
      Performer(s): Sonny Rollins
      Album: BLUE NOTE, 91724
      Duration: 7:58
    • Title: Can Heat
      Composer: Jimmy Smith
      Performer(s): Jimmy Smith
      Performer(s): Jimmy Smith
      Album: Jimmy Smith - Retrospective, BLUE NOTE, BST84141
      Duration: 4:00
    • Title: Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting
      Composer: Charles Mingus
      Performer(s): Charles Mingus
      Performer(s): Charles Mingus
      Album: Blues & Roots (Bonus Track Version), ATLANTIC, 81336-2
      Duration: 5:38
    • Title: Watermelon Man
      Composer: Herbie Hancock
      Performer(s): Herbie Hancock
      Performer(s): Herbie Hancock
      Album: Head Hunters, BLUE NOTE, 92757 2 6
      Duration: 7:04
    • Title: Night Train
      Composer: Forrest
      Performer(s): Wes Montgomery/Jimmy Smith
      Performer(s): Wes Montgomery/Jimmy Smith
      Album: VERVE, 821 577-2
      Duration: 6:45

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