Beyond The Groove Yard 236: Stretching Out

George Klein continues a focus on Hammond B-3 organists recorded on Blue Note Records after the historic Jimmy Smith sessions appeared on that label in the mid 1950s. Organists in this episode are Lonnie Smith, Baby Face Willette, Earl Van Dyke, Jack McDuff, and Shirley Scott.

 

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STRETCHIN’ OUT

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 236

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, April 12, 2018 [18372]

 

Lonnie Smith: Think

Lou Donaldson: Alligator Boogaloo

Lonnie Smith: See Saw

Baby Face Willrtte: Face to Face

Lou Donaldson: Here ‘Tis

Baby Face Willette: Stop and Listen

Grant Green: Old Folks

Stanley Turrentine: Love Letters

 

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Beyond The Groove Yard 235: Signifyin’

George Klein presents Hammond B-3 organ recordings on Blue Note after the historic Jimmy Smith sessions appeared on that label in the mid 1950s. Organists in this episode are Freddie Roach, John Patton, and Larry Young.

 

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SIGNIFYIN’

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 235

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, April 12, 2018 [18358]

 

Freddie Roach: It Ain’t Necessarily So

Freddie Roach: Baby Don’t You Cry

Freddie Roach: Althea Soon

John Pastton: Jakey

Lou Donaldson: Signifyin’

John Patton: Amanda

Larry Young: Softly as in a Morning Sunrise

Grant Green: I’m an Old Cowhand

Larry Young: Major Affair

 

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Beyond The Groove Yard 234: Skillet

George Klein continues a focus on soulful, funky sessions recorded on Prestige, mostly in the 60’s, featuring Hammond B-3 organ players such as Johnny “Hammond” Smith, Sonny Phillips, Richard “Groove” Holmes, Shirley Scott,, and Don Patterson, and saxophonists such as Rusty Bryant, Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis, Booker Ervin, Houston Person, and Charles McPherson.

 

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SKILLET

BEYOND THE GROOVE YARD 234

George Klein, Groove Yard Studio, Ypsilanti, April 4, 2018 [18344]

 

Johnny “Hammond” Smith: Gettin’ Up

Johnny “Hammond” Smith: Dirty Apple

Sonny Phillips: Blues in Maude’s Flat

Richard “Groove” Holmes: I’ll Remember April

Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis & Shirley Scott: Skillet

Shirley Scott: There Will Never Be Another You

Don Patterson: Sister Ruth

Don Patterson: Donna Lee

Don Patterson: Just Friends

 

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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.

 

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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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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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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

 

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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

 

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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

 

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