Beyond The Groove Yard 233: Black Talk

George Klein presents soulful, funky sessions on Prestige, mostly in the 60’s, featuring Hammond B-3 organ players such as Richard “Groove” Holmes, Charles Earland, Trudy Pitts, Jack McDuff, and John Patton, and saxophonists such as Rusty Bryant, Houston Person, Willis Jackson, and Red Holloway.

 

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

BLACK TALK

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 233

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, April 4, 2018 [18329]

 

Richard ”Groove” Holmes: Castle Rock

Rusty Bryant: Funky Mama

Charles Earland: Black Talk

Trudy Pitts: Steppin’ in Minor

Willis Jackson: Blue Gator

Trudy Pitts: Count Nine

Jack McDuff: Au Privave

Red Holloway: Crib Theme

Jack McDuff: Hey Lawdy Mama

 

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Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

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Beyond The Groove Yard 232: Dulgo Horo

George Klein continues his focus on global music with tunes by Herbie Mann, Cannonball Adderley, Hugh Maselela, David Murray, the Art Farmer-Jim Hall Quartet, the Panorama Jazz Band, Roland Kirk, Pachora, and Eric Dolphy with the Latin Jazz Quintet.

 

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DULGO HORO

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 232

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 23, 2018 [18315]

 

Herbie Mann: The Wailing Dervishes

Cannonball Adderley: Clouds

Hugh Masekela: Uptownship

David Murray: Gete

Art Farmer-Jim Hall Quartet: Was it You?

Panorama Jazz Band: Dulgo Horo

Roland Kirk: Juarez

Pachora: Hosi

Eric Dolphy & Latin Jazz Quintet: Spring is Here

 

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Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

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Beyond The Groove Yard 231: Black Talk

George Klein presents music showing that while jazz began in the U.S.A., it has flourished around the world. Selections include tunes by Gabor Szabo, Duke Ellington, Andy Narell, Dave Brubeck, Art Ensemble of Chicago, the Joe Harriott-John Mayer Double Quartet, Cal Tjader, Steve Turre, and Chris Collins.

 

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AFRO-BOSSA

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 231

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 23, 2018 [18301]

 

Gabor Szabo: Gypsy Queen

Duke Ellington: Afro-Bossa

Andy Narell: Sea of Stories

Dave Brubeck: Nomad

Art Ensemble of Chicago: Strawberry Mango

Joe Harriott-John Mayer Double Quartet: Overture

Cal Tjader: Borneo

Steve Turre: African Shells 2nd Interlude

Chris Collins: Mulqueeny’s

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

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Beyond The Groove Yard 230: Recorda Me

George Klein continues a survey of Latin & Afro-Caribbean jazz recorded on the Blue Note label from the 1960s to more recent examples, including bands led by Walter Davis Jr., Horace Parlan, Jackie McLean, Chucho Valdes, Charles Lloyd, Jane Bunnett & the Spirits of Havana, and Herbie Hancock with Freddie Hubbard, Joe Henderson, Bobby Hutcherson, Ron Carter & Tony Williams.

 

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RECORDA ME

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 230

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 16, 2018 [18287]

 

Walter Davis Jr.: Rgunba Nhunba

Horace Parlan: Congalegre

Jackie McLean: Jossa Bossa

Herbie Hancock: Recorda Me

Chucho Valdes: El Rombon

Charles Lloyd: El Envanto

Jane Bunnett & Spirits of Havana: El Rio

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

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Beyond The Groove Yard 229: Que Pasa

George Klein presents a survey of Latin & Afro-Caribbean jazz recorded on the Blue Note label from the 1940s through the ‘60s, including bands led by Tadd Dameron, James Moody, Horace Silver, Kenny Dorham, Sabu Martinez, Art Taylor, Ike Quebec, Lee Morgan, Grant Green, and Jackie McLean.

 

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QUE PASA

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 229

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 16, 2018 [18273]

 

Tadd Dameron: Jahbero

James Moody: Cu Ba

James Moody: Tin Tin Deo

Horace Silver: Que Pasa

Kenny Dorham: Afrodisia

Sabu Martinez: Asabache

Art Taylor: Move

Ike Quebec: Loie

Lee Morgan: Ca Lee So

Grant Green: Mama Inez

Jackie McLean: Bluesanova

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

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Beyond The Groove Yard 228: Stolen Sweets

George Klein continues a focus on husband-and-wife team Shirley Scott and Stanley Turrentine, with an emphasis on several albums on Prestige under Shirley’s name. She is also heard with guitarist Kenny Burrell and vibraphonist Lem Winchester.

 

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STOLEN SWEETS

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 228

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 9, 2018 [18259]

 

Shirley Scott: Serenata

Shirley Scott: Trane’s Blues

Shirley Scott: Stanley’s Time

Shirley Scott: Solar

Shirley Scott: Autumn Leaves

Shirley Scott: Like Young

Shirley Scott: Violent Blues

Shirley Scott: Stolen Sweets

Shirley Scott: I Feel All Right

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

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Beyond The Groove Yard 227: Don’t Mess With Mr. T

George Klein presents tenor saxophonist Stanley Turrentine with Hammond B-3 organist Shirley Scott. Stanley & Shirley recorfed togerher frequently and were married in the 60’s. Stanley is also heard on various Blue Note albums as a leader and as a sideman with Horace Parlan.

 

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DON’T MESS WITH MR. T

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 227

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, March 9, 2018 [GKBG-0227]

 

Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2

Stanley Turrentine: Never Let Me Go

Stanley Turrentine: You’ll Never Get Away From Me

Stanley Turrentine: Little Sheri

Horace Parlan: And That I am So in Love

Stanley Turrentine: River’s Invitation

Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Five Spot After Dark

Shirley Scott: At Last

Stanley Turrentine: Don’t Mess with Mr. T

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

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Beyond The Groove Yard 226: Bitty Ditty

 

George Klein presents recordings by baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams featuring fellow Detroiters Donald Byrd, Bernard McKinney, Kenny Burrell, Hank Jones, Tommy Flanagan, Paul Chambers, Ron Carter, Elvin Jones, and Louis Hayes.

 

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BITTY DITTY

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 226

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, February 27, 2018 [18231]

 

Kenny Clarke: Apothegm

Pepper Adams: You’re My Thrill

Pepper Adams: Like What is This?

Pepper Adans-Donald Byrd: Bitty Ditty

Pepper Adams-Donald Byrd: Day Dream

Lee Morgan: New-Ma

Donald Byrd: Great God

Donald Byrd: Paul’s Pal

Pepper Adams: Verdandi

 

A JOINT PRODUCTION

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Produced & recorded by George Klein in Ypsilanti MI

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

 

© 2018 George Klein. Used with permission.

 

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