Jazz At Daybreak 34: Point Of Departure

Leslie Keros is playing music this week by Peter Beets, Roy Eldridge & Benny Carter, Billie Holiday, Mal Waldron with Jackie McLean, Lester Young & Teddy Wilson, Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra, Helen Humes, Willie Dixon, Mike LeDonne, and Eric Reed.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
POINT OF DEPARTURE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 34
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, July 5, 2019 [19467]
 
Peter Beets: How Long Has This Been Going On?
Roy Eldridge & Benny Carter: The Moon Is Low
Billie Holiday: My Man
Mal Waldron with Jackie McLean: Left Alone
Lester Young & Teddy Wilson: Louise
Pete McGuinness Jazz Orchestra: Point of Departure
Helen Humes: Million Dollar Secret
Willie Dixon: Crazy for My Baby
Mike LeDonne; Delilah
Eric Reed: Martha’s Prize
 
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.

Jazz At Daybreak 33: Confessin’ The Blues

Leslie Keros is playing music before daybreak this week by an all star quartet of Duke Ellington, Joe Pass, Ray Brown & Louie Bellson, plus tunes by Miles Brown, Ramsey Lewis & Billy Taylor, Dakota Staton with the George Shearing Quintet, Teddy Edwards Quartet, Terry Bartolotta, Frank Catalano & Scott Williams, Jimmy Smith, and Five Play.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CONFESSIN’ THE BLUES
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 33
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, July 5, 2019 [19453]
 
Duke Ellington-Joe Pass-Ray Brown-Louie Bellson: Everything but You”
Miles Brown: Blues for Joaquin
Ramsey Lewis & Billy Taylor: Soul Sister
Dakota Staton with the George Shearing Quintet: Confessing the Blues
Teddy Edwards Quartet: Yesterdays
Terry Bartolotta: Swagger
Frank Catalano & Scott Williams: Blues for Vonski
Jimmy Smith: Tuxedo Junction
Five Play: The Pilot
 
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.

Jazz At Daybreak 32: With Prestige

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 32 by Ulysses Owens Jr. with Charles Turner, the Marquis Hill Blacktet, Papa John DeFrancesco, Kenny Drew Jr., Art Farmer, Alan Broadbent Trio, Brian Charette, and Miles Davis.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WITH PRESTIGE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 32
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 14, 2019 [19445]
 
Ulysses Owens Jr. with Charles Turner: People Make the World Go Round
Marquis Hill Blacktet: It’s All Beautiful
Papa John DeFrancesco: Coming Home Baby
Kenny Drew Jr.: With Prestige
Art Farmer: Ad-dis-un
Alan Broadbent Trio:  I Fall in Love Too Easily
Brian Charette: Father and Son
Miles Davis: Shh, Peaceful
 
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.

Jazz at Daybreak 31

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 31 by Michael Dease, Kenny Drew Jr., Tony Bennett & Bill Evans, Jim Snidero, Elias Haslanger, Antonio Hart, Miles Brown, and Chuco Valdez.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SONG FOR MY FATHER
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 31
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 14, 2019 [194]
 
Michael Dease: Father Figure
Kenny Drew Jr.: We Will Meet Again
Tony Bennett & Bill Evans: Waltz for Debby
Jim Snidero: Dad Song
Elias Haslanger: Song for My Father
Antonio Hart: Like My Own
Miles Brown: Reet’s Neet
Chuco Valdez: 100 Years of Bebo
 
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.

Jazz At Daybreak 30: Undercurrent

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 30 by Duke Ellington, Kenny Barron, Alexa Tarantino, Collier & Dean, Bucky Pizzarelli & John Pizzarelli, John Coltrane, Ravi Coltrane, Lioness, Holly Cole, Mike LeDonne, and Gary Burton.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
UNDERCURRENT
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 30
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 14, 2019 [19411]
 
Duke Ellington: Things Ain’t What They Used to Be
Kenny Barron: Cook’s Bay
Alexa Tarantino: Undercurrent
Collier & Dean: Five Brothers
Bucky Pizzarelli & John Pizzarelli: Coquette
John Coltrane: Village Blues
Ravi Coltrane: Self Portrait in Three Colors
Lioness: You Don’t Say
Lioness: Sunny Day Pal
Holly Cole: They Can’t Take That Away from Me
Mike LeDonne: Little M
Gary Burton: Blues Walk
 
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.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 29: Good Groove

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 29 by Richard Groove Holmes, Roomful of Blues, Erwin Helfer with Katherine Davis, Harry Connick with Dr. John, Dr. John & Donald Harrison, T-Bone Walker, Johnnie Bassett with the Bill Heid Trio, Guy King, Tina Brooks, Otis Spann, and Lucille Spann.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GOOD GROOVE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 29
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 7, 2019 [19397]
 
Richard Groove Holmes: Good Groove
Roomful of Blues: Straight Jacquet
Erwin Helfer with Katherine Davis: Bright Lights, Big City
Harry Connick with Dr. John: Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans
Dr. John & Donald Harrison: Mamzelle Zizi
T-Bone Walker: She’s the No-Sleepin’ Est Woman
Johnnie Bassett with the Bill Heid Trio: Bouncing with Bassett
Guy King: Hey Now
Tina Brooks: True Blue
Otis Spann: This Is the Blues
Lucille Spann: Dedicated To Otis
 
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.

Jazz At Daybreak 28: Blues Before Sunrise

Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 28 by Bobby Watson & James Williams, three cuts by the recently departed Dr. John, George Benson, Freddy Cole, Charlie Musselwhite, Chris Cain, Max Roach, and John Patton.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BLUES BEFORE SUNRISE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 28
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 7, 2019 [19383]
 
Bobby Watson & James Williams: Moaning
Dr. John: Tangerine
Dr. John: Yesterdays
Dr. John: Touro Infirmary
George Benson: Billie’s Bounce
Freddy Cole: Blues Before Sunrise
Charlie Musselwhite: Watson’s Excellent Adventure
Chris Cain: Late Night City Blues
Max Roach: Blues Waltz
John Patton: Raking And Scraping
 
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.

Jazz At Daybreak 27: Changing The Blues


Leslie Keros is playing music in Episode 27 by Charles Brown, Earl Hines, Kenny Burrell, Dr. John, Deacon John Moore, Chris Foreman, Oscar Wilson, Milt Jackson, Elias Haslanger, Jimmy Witherspoon, Lou Donaldson, and Bobby Watson & James Williams.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
CHANGING THE BLUES
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 27
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, June 7, 2019 [19369]
 
Charles Brown: Rocks in My Bed
Earl Hines: Changing the Blues
Kenny Burrell: Yes Baby
Dr. John: Boxcar Boogie
Deacon John Moore with Dr. John: Tipitina
Chris Foreman: Now Is the Time
Oscar Wilson: Blackjack
Milt Jackson: Blues for Gene
Elias Haslanger: Goin’ Down
Jimmy Witherspoon: Time’s Getting Tougher Than Tough
Lou Donaldson: Back Talk
Bobby Watson & James Williams: Moaning
 
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.