FACE THE MUSIC 199 – BEST WISHES

 
arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring the Bohém Ragtime Jazz Band, Mike Bernard, Dixilandia, Ralph Sutton, Eddie Elkins’ Orchestra, Gene Fosdick’s Hoosiers, the Original Dixieland Jazz Band, the Mills Brothers, Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra, Count Basie & his All-American Rhythm Section, Jimmie Lunceford’s Orchestra, Trummy Young, Fats Waller & his Rhythm, the Deep River Boys, the Joe Sullivan Trio, Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio, and Harlem stride piano master Cliff Jackson.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BEST WISHES
FACE THE MUSIC 199
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, December 20, 2022 [23065]
Bohém Ragtime Jazz Band:  Elite Syncopations {Scott Joplin 1902}
Mike Bernard: That Peculiar Rag 1912
Dixilandia: Stumbling {1922}
Ralph Sutton: Carolina in the Morning 1922/1952
Eddie Elkins’ Orchestra: Tricks 1922
Gene Fosdick’s Hoosiers: One Night in June
Original Dixieland Jazz Band: Some of These Days
Mills Brothers: Sweet Sue
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Best Wishes
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Creole Love Call
Count Basie & his All American Rhythm Section: Farewell Blues
Trummy Young with Jimmie Lunceford and his Orchestra: Easy Street
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Perdido
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: What Am I Here For?
Fats Waller & his Rhythm with the Deep River Boys: By the Light
of the Silvery Moon
Joe Sullivan Trio: If You Can’t Be Good, Be Careful
Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio: There Will Never Be Another You
Cliff Jackson: You Took Advantage Of Me

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 FTM Best Wishes.mp3

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FACE THE MUSIC 198 – TWO BITS

 
arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Ory’s Sunshine Orchestra, Mike Bernard, Eddie Elkins’ Orchestra, Friar’s Society Orchestra, Sidney Bechet’s New Orleans Feetwarmers, Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra, Baron Lee & his Blue Rhythm Band, Bennie Moten’s Kansas City Orchestra, Cab Calloway & his Orchestra, Fats Waller & his Rhythm, Count Basie, Buck Clayton, Don Byas, the Joe Sullivan Trio, and Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
TWO BITS
FACE THE MUSIC 198
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Mike Bernard: Everybody Two Step
Ory’s Sunshine Orchestra: Ory’s Creole Trombone
Eddie Elkins’ Orchestra: Carolina in the Morning
Friar’s Society Orchestra: Panama
Sidney Bechet’s New Orleans Feetwarmers: Lay Your Racket
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Jazz Cocktail
Baron Lee & his Blue Rhythm Band: Rhythm Spasm
Bennie Moten’s Kansas City Orchestra: Lafayette
Cab Calloway & his Orchestra: The Skat Song
Bennie Moten’s Kansas City Orchestra: Moten Swing
Fats Waller & his Rhythm: Up Jumped You with Love
Fats Waller & his Rhythm: Two Bits (Really Fine)
Count Basie with Buck Clayton & Don Byas: St. Louis Blues
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: “C” Jam Blues
Count Basie & his Orchestra: One O’Clock Jump
Joe Sullivan Trio: Can’t We Get Together
Lester Young: Just You, Just Me

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FACE THE MUSIC 196 – LET’S GET AWAY

 
arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring saxophonist Steve Lacy with the Dick Sutton Sextet, and leading his own units in the company of Charles Davis, John Ore, Roy Haynes, Steve Potts, Irene Aebi, Kent Carter, Oliver Johnson, Glenn Ferris, and Jean-Jacques Avenel.  

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LET’S GET AWAY
FACE THE MUSIC 196
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, November 30, 2022 [23016]  

Dick Sutton Sextet: Let’s Get Away From It All
Dick Sutton Sextet: Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
Dick Sutton Sextet: How About You
Steve Lacy Quartet: Donna Lee
Steve Lacy-Steve Potts-Irene Aebi: Blue Baboon
Steve Lacy Five: Existence > The Way > Bone
Steve Lacy Ensemble featuring Jean-Jacques Avenel: J.J.’s Jam

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FACE THE MUSIC 195 – WHEN WILL THE BLUES LEAVE?

 
arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Jelly Roll Morton, the Sidney Bechet-Albert Nicholas Blue Five, Ralph Sutton & Kenny Davern, the Duke Ellington Trio, Mal Waldron-Reggie Workman-Ed Blackwell, Tadd Dameron & John Coltrane, the Booker Ervin Quartet, Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio, the Ornette Coleman Quintet, and the Dizzy Gillespie Sextet.  

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WHEN WILL THE BLUES LEAVE?
FACE THE MUSIC 195
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, November 10, 2022 [23002]  

Jelly Roll Morton: The Pearls
Bechet-Nicholas Blue Five: Old Stack O’Lee Blues
Ralph Sutton & Kenny Davern: St. Louis Blues
Duke Ellington Trio: December Blue
Mal Waldron Trio: Desespoir Agreable {Pleasant Despair}
Tadd Dameron & John Coltrane: Romas
Booker Ervin Quartet: Booker’s Blues
Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio: Ad Lib Blues
Ornette Coleman Quintet: When Will the Blues Leave?
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet: Blue ‘n’ Boogie

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FACE THE MUSIC 194 – DIDN’T HE RAMBLE

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring Jelly Roll Morton, James P. Johnson, Katharine Handy Lewis, Bessie Smith with Henderson’s Hot Six: Alexander’s Ragtime Bnd, Bunk Johnson’s Jazz Band, Ralph Sutton, Grant-Lyttelton-Paseo Band, Wilbur De Paris’ Rampart Street Ramblers, Eddie Condon’s Band with Fats Waller, Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra, Ivie Anderson, Charlie Parker, Efferge Ware & Little Phil Philips, Blind John Davis, Thelonious Monk-Oscar Pettiford-Kenny Clarke, Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio, the Bud Powell Septet, and Wardell Gray’s L.A. Stars.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
DIDN’T HE RAMBLE
FACE THE MUSIC 194
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, November 10, 2022 [22593]  

Jelly Roll Morton: Didn’t He Ramble
James P. Johnson: Ole Miss Blues
Katharine Handy Lewis with James P. Johnson: Memphis Blues
Bessie Smith with Henderson’s Hot Six: Alexander’s Ragtime Band
Bunk Johnson’s Jazz Band: The Entertainer
Ralph Sutton: Bee’s Knees
Grant-Lyttelton Paseo Band: King Porter Stomp
Wilbur De Paris’ Rampart Street Ramblers: Under the Double Eagle
Eddie Condon’s Band with Fats Waller: Dancing Fool
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra with Ivie Anderson: It Don’t Mean a Thing
Duke Ellington & his Famous Orchestra: Johnny Come Lately
Charlie Parker, Efferge Ware & Little Phil Philips: Cherokee
Blind John Davis: Sunrise Boogie
Thelonious Monk, Oscar Pettiford & Kenny Clarke: It Don’t Mean a Thing
Lester Young with the Oscar Peterson Trio: Takes Two to Tango
Bud Powell Septet: A Night in Tunisia
Wardell Gray’s L.A. Stars: Jackie

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FACE THE MUSIC 192 – MR. JUMP

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring clarinetist, saxophonist and bandleader Herbie Fields.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MR. JUMP
FACE THE MUSIC 192
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, November 3, 2022 [22565]  

Herbie Fields & his Orchestra with Taft Jordan: These Foolish Things
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Blue Fields
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Misirlou
Herbie Fields Quintet: Rainbow Mood
Herbie Fields Quintet: Come Back to Sorrento
Herbie Fields: Dardanella
Herbie Fields: Everything I Have Is Yours
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Harlem Nocturne
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Things Ain’t What They Used To Be
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Bobbin’ In The Surf
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Mr. Jump
Herbie Fields Sextet: The Lady Is a Tramp
Herbie Fields Sextet: Take The ‘A’ Train
Herbie Fields Sextet: Undecided
Herbie Fields Sextet Flying Home

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FACE THE MUSIC 191 – HOW HERBIE FEELS

arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring reedman, sideman and bandleader Herbie Fields with Taft Jordan, Woody Herman, Milt Buckner, Lionel Hampton, Al Casey, Slam Stewart, Miles Davis, Dodo Marmarosa, Wynonie Harris, Arnett Cobb, Rubberlegs Williams and the Hamptone All Stars.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
HOW HERBIE FEELS
FACE THE MUSIC 191
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Herbie Fields and his Orchestra with Taft Jordan: You Can Depend on Me
Woody Herman and his Orchestra featuring Herbie Fields: Perdido
Herbie Fields’ Swingsters featuring Milt Buckner: Buck’s Boogie Woogie
Herbie Fields’ Swingsters: Mel’s Riff
Herbie Fields’ Hot Five with Lionel Hampton, Al Casey & Slam Stewart: OK Sarge
Herbie Fields’ Swingsters: Jumpin’ For Savoy (a.k.a. How Herbie Feels)
Herbie Fields’ Hot Seven with Miles Davis: Camp Meeting
The Lionel Hampton Septet with Herbie Fields: Doublin’ With Dublin
Gladys Hampton’s Quartet with Herbie Fields and Dodo Marmarosa: Star Time
Herbie Fields & the Hamptone All Stars: Gate Serene Blues
Wynonie Harris with Arnett Cobb & Herbie Fields: Good Morning Corrine
Rubberlegs Williams with Herbie Fields: That’s the Stuff You Got to Watch
The Lionel Hampton Sextet with Herbie Fields: Ribs and Hot Sauce
Herbie Fields’ Hot Seven: Run Down
Herbie Fields & his Orchestra: Cherokee
Herbie Fields’ Quintet: I Wanna
Herbie Fields’ Quintet: Soprano Boogie
Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra featuring Herbie Fields: Hey! Ba-Ba-Re-Bop

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FACE THE MUSIC 190 – CHARLIE’S VENTURE

 
arwulf arwulf is holding forth at WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor with his weekly dose of great music featuring saxophonist Charlie Ventura with his Quartet, Sextet, Septet, Nonet, Combo, Orchestra, and the Bop for the People band; the voices of Jackie Cain and Roy Kral, and a live jam with the Gene Krupa Quartet.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CHARLIE’S VENTURE
FACE THE MUSIC 190
arwulf arwulf, WCBN-FM, Ann Arbor, October 18, 2022 [22537] 
 
Charles Ventura Quartet: Ever So Thoughtful
Charlie Ventura Sextet: I Surrender Dear
Charles Venturo Sextet with Buck Clayton: Tammy’s Dream
Charlie Ventura and his Great Combo: I’ll Never Be The Same
Charlie Venturo Sextette: Ghost of a Chance
Charlie Ventura and his Bop for the People: Body and Soul
Charlie Ventura Septet: How High The Moon
Charlie Ventura Quartet: Jersey Bounce
Charlie Ventura Quartet: Ain’t Misbehavin’
Charlie Ventura Quartet: Deep Purple
Charlie Ventura Quartet: All The Things You Are
Charlie Ventura and his Orchestra with Jackie and Roy: Boptura
Charlie Ventura Quartet: Blues for Two
Charlie Ventura Nonet: Charlie’s Venture
Charlie Ventura and his Orchestra: Over the Rainbow
Gene Krupa Quartet: Perdido

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