The Groove Yard 41: Humph

George Klein presents Part 1 of a three-part feature on Thelonious Monk, focusing here on Monk’s Blue Note recordings of the late 1940s & early ’50s with Kenny Dorham, Sahib Shihab, Lou Donaldson, Milt Jackson, Art Blakey, and others.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HUMPH
THE GROOVE YARD 41
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 11, 1990 [19566]
 
Thelonious Monk: Humph
Thelonious Monk: Evonce
Thelonious Monk: Nice Work if You Can Get It
Thelonious Monk: Nice Work (alternate take)
Thelonious Monk: Ruby My Dear
Thelonious Monk: In Walked Bud
Thelonious Monk: Round Midnight
Thelonious Monk: Evidence
Thelonious Monk: Misterioso
Thelonious Monk: I Mean You
Thelonious Monk: Four in One
Thelonious Monk: Criss Cross
Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser
Thelonious Monk:  Sixteen
Thelonious Monk: Sixteen (alternate take)
Thelonious Monk: Let’s Cool One
Thelonious Monk: Epistrophy
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by George Klein for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by George Klein at WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti MI
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 1990, 2019 George Klein. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 41: This Is For Albert

Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Duke Ellington, Jerry Vivino, Dave Stryker, the Becoming Quintet, Mike Lee, Shelly Berg, Dianne Reeves, Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers, the Dick Conte Trio, and Warren Vache. 
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
THIS IS FOR ALBERT
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 41
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, May 17, 2019 [19565]
 
Duke Ellington: Black Beauty
Jerry Vivino: Coming Home Baby
Dave Stryker: Pretzel Logic
Becoming Quintet: I Owe It All To You
Mike Lee: It’s Easy To Remember
Shelly Berg: The Will
Dianne Reeves: We’ll Be Together Again
Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers: This Is for Albert
Dick Conte Trio: Gentle Rain/Slow Hot Wind
Warren Vache: Nancy’s Fancy
Jackie McLean & John Jenkins: Alto Madness
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.