Jazz After Dark
Jazz After Dark September 30th, 201412/17/14
Blues jazz, bebop, bossa nova, and a little soul pop tonight. Ronell Bright Trio * Ella Fitzgerald * Louis Armstrong & Oscar Peterson * Gil Evans * Red Garland * Benny Carter * Cannonball Adderley & Ray Brown * Earl ‘Fatha’ Hines * Paul Desmond *...
Jazz After Dark October 7th, 2014
Jazz spanning five decades tonight.Some great guitar pieces by Howard Roberts, Gabor Szabo, Charlie Byrd with Barney Kessel and Herb Ellis, Cassandra Wilson, and Bill Frisell. Vocals by Ella, sax by Art Pepper and Johnny Hodges; Spanish flute by Jorge...
Jazz After Dark October 14th, 2014
Crossing jazz genres tonight: big band -- hard bop -- west coast cool -- jazz funk -- latin jazz -- and wherever you want to categorize Oscar Peterson. And a ballad by Ella. Duke Ellington And His Orchestra * Sonny Clark * Gerry Mulligan * Oscar...
Jazz After Dark October 21st, 2014
Live jazz performances tonight by some of the best-known artists. From the Hollywood Bowl, the Sands, or the Savoy, to the basement setting of the Jazz Workshop in Boston, or Earl Hines with his small combo at Dinkler’s Motor Inn in Syracuse, live...
Jazz After Dark October 28th, 2014
Back to basics tonight, with some well-known jazz numbers. Some are historic, like Billie Holiday at Carnegie Hall, or Ella singing with the Mills Brothers very early in her career. Others are pieces classically associated with their artist, like In...
Jazz After Dark November 11th, 2014
An hour of cool jazz: vocals by Frank Sinatra with Louis Armstrong, and Sinatra in a rare recording with Ella Fitzgerald. West Coast cool by Chico Hamilton, Annie Ross with Gerry Mulligan, Zoot Sims. Blues by Art Blakey, Chet Baker does Summertime,...
Jazz After Dark November 18th, 2014
Latin style jazz across four decades: Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra * John Williams * Art Pepper/Conte Candoli * Cal Tjader * Sergio Mendes * Kenny Burrell Octet * The Chico Hamilton Quintet * Clark Terry & Chico O'Farrill * Dave Brubeck * Ella...
Jazz After Dark November 25th, 2014
Featuring the works of Gershwin tonight! Vocals by Billie Holiday, Felicia Sanders, Ella Fitzgerald, Jimmy Scott, Tony Bennett, and Bucky Pizzarelli. Instrumental works by Glenn Miller, Oscar Aleman, Benny Goodman, Marian McPartland, Dizzy Gillespie,...
Jazz After Dark December 2nd, 2014
It’s toe-tapping jazz tonight, songs from across four decades. Roll up the carpet, move the table out of the way, and dance like nobody’s watching!Earl Bostic * Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Hodges * Vince Guaraldi & Bola Sete * Bruce Reitherman & Phil...
Jazz After Dark December 9th, 2014
Jazz with some funk and blues tonight! Cassandra Wilson * The Vince Guaraldi Quartet * The Howard Roberts Quartet * Budd Johnson, Bill Pemberton, Jimmy Rushing, Oliver Jackson & Earl "Fatha" Hines * Hubert Laws * Ella Fitzgerald * Lucky Thompson *...
Jazz After Dark September 23rd, 2014
Jazz greats doing jazz classics tonight! Thelonious Monk Quintet * Benny Goodman * Billie Holiday with Bobby Tucker on piano * Miles Davis * Louis Armstrong * Duke Ellington with Johnny Hodges * John Coltrane * Charlie Byrd & Stan Getz * Ella...
Jazz After Dark September 16th, 2014
West Coast cool jazz, plus some great vocalists, and more: Toots Thielemans * Benny Carter & Oscar Peterson Trio * Benny Carter * Stan Getz & J. J. Johnson with the Oscar Peterson Trio * Teddy Wilson Trio & Gerry Mulligan with Bob Brookmeyer & Bill...
Jazz After Dark September 9th, 2014
A sampling of 1950’s jazz! Most of tonight’s selections are from 1957. Vocals by Billie Holiday, Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald, and Anita O’Day. Ben Webster, Art Pepper, Paul Gonsalves, Gerry Mulligan on sax. Clark Terry on trumpet, Art Blakey and...
Jazz After Dark September 2nd, 2014
Two featured artists tonight. Charlie Rouse, long-time member of Thelonious Monk’s band, doing two Monk songs in the first half hour. Birélli Lagrene, French guitarist whose style has ranged across the spectrum of 1980’s jazz, in the second half. All...
Jazz After Dark August 26th, 2014
Jazz fusion tonight: classical overtones. From Miles Davis to Duke Ellington, and featuring Claude Bolling in the second half hour. From Brubeck to Bach!
Jazz After Dark August 19th, 2014
Jazz old and new, some blues jazz, and summertime bossa nova! Bolyki Brothers * Swing de Gitanes * Red Garland * Ella Fitzgerald * Jim Hall * Lorraine Geller * Lou Donaldson * Billie Poole * Cannonball Adderley * Oscar Peterson * Howard Roberts * Lalo...
Jazz After Dark August 12th, 2014
Jazz standards by some great artists.
Jazz After Dark August 5th, 2014
West coast jazz, cool jazz, blues jazz and more!
Jazz After Dark July 29th, 2014
Soul and blues jazz, mambo, boogaloo, and more!
Jazz After Dark July 22nd, 2014
Cannonball Adderley, Miles Davis, Coltrane, and more!
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