Jazz At Daybreak 52: If You Live

Leslie Keros is remembering bassist Bob Cranshaw and pianists & vocalists Mose Allison and Leon Russell with music from their recordings with Sonny Rollins, Sonny Red, Sonny Criss, Horace Silver, Stanley Turrentine, and those headed by Mose Allison.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
IF YOU LIVE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 52
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 7, 2016 [19719]
 
Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2
Rhoda Scott: Blue Bossa
Louis Smith: Au Privave
Stanley Cowell: Autumn Leaves
Poncho Sanchez: Joseito
David Torkanowsky: Big Greaze
B.B. King: How Blue Can You Get?
B.B. King: Beware, Brother, Beware
B.B. King: Messy but Good
Jack McDuff: Rock Candy
George Cables: I Loves You, Porgy
Bobby Broom: Superstition
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago (#5)
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Jazz At Daybreak 51: Good Groove

Leslie Keros is back in Episode 51 with an hour of soulful jazz by Rhoda Scott, Louis Smith, Stanley Cowell, Poncho Sanchez, David Torkanowsky, Brother Jack McDuff, George Cables, and Bobby Broom, plus a birthday salute to B.B. King.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GOOD GROOVE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 51
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 7, 2016 [19705]
 
Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2
Rhoda Scott: Blue Bossa
Louis Smith: Au Privave
Stanley Cowell: Autumn Leaves
Leslie Keros Comments
Poncho Sanchez: Joseito
David Torkanowsky: Big Greaze
B.B. King: How Blue Can You Get?
B.B. King: Beware, Brother, Beware
B.B. King: Messy but Good
Jack McDuff: Rock Candy
George Cables: I Loves You, Porgy
Bobby Broom: Superstition
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago (#4)
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Jazz At Daybreak 50: Good Groove

Leslie Keros is celebrating her new program with a second hour of music featuring John Pizzarelli, Richard “Groove” Holmes, Johnnie Bassett, Ben Sidran, Arthur Migliazza, Dr. John & Donald Harrison, Davell Crawford, LaVern Baker, Baby Face Willette, Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli, and Roy Hargrove.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
GOOD GROOVE
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 50
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 7, 2016 [19691]
 
Shirley Scott & Stanley Turrentine: Trouble No. 2
John Pizzarelli: I Feel Fine
Richard “Groove” Holmes: Good Groove
Johnnie Bassett: Bouncing with Bassett
Ben Sidran: Sixteen Tons
Arthur Migliazza: Sing Sing Sing > Bumble Boogie
Dr. John & Donald Harrison: You Ain’t So Such A Much
Davell Crawford: Song For James
LaVern Baker: There’ll Be a Hot Time in the Old Town Tonight
Baby Face Willette: Work Song
Scott Hamilton & Bucky Pizzarelli: Morning Fun
Roy Hargrove: Bring It On Home To Me
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago #3)
Post-production & editing by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Jazz At Daybreak 49: Swing Time b

Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Stanley Turrentine & Shirley Scott, Lou Rawls, Melvin Sparks, David Egan, Oscar Pettiford, Lenny Marcus Trio, Dave Clark’s Blues Swingers, Elias Haslanger, Erwin Helfer & Katherine Davis, Lavelle Lacy-Terry Moore-Richard Gibbs, and Wycliffe Gordon.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SWING TIME
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 49
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 7, 2016 [19677]
 
Stanley Turrentine & Shirley Scott: Trouble No. 2
Lou Rawls: Kansas City
Melvin Sparks: Another Joe
David Egan: Sad Sad Satisfaction
Oscar Pettiford: Bohemia after Dark
Lenny Marcus Trio: Tonk
Dave Clark’s Blues Swingers: Swing Time
Elias Haslanger: Goin’ Down
Erwin Helfer & Katherine Davis: Bright Lights Big City
Lavelle Lacy Terry Moore Richard Gibbs: The Lord Is Blessing Me
Wycliffe Gordon: Arabia
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produce & recorded by Leslie Keros for WDCB-FM, Chicago (Mood Indigo #1)
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2016, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 
 
 
 

Jazz At Daybreak 48: Bout to Wail

Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Vince Ector, Django Reinhardt-Stephane Grappelli and the Hot Club of France, Stephane Wrembel, Cyrille Aimee, Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra, Fred Hersch, Will Boyd, Markus Howell, Oscar Peterson and Benny Green, and Bobby Lewis.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BOUT TO WAIL
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 48
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 6, 2019 [19663]
 
Vince Ector: Dex Blues
Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli, and the Hot Club of France: Sweet Georgia Brown
Stephane Wrembel: Valse de Bamboula
Cyrille Aimee: There’s a Lull in My Life
Dizzy Gillespie & His Orchestra: Bout to Wail
Fred Hersch: Con Alma
Will Boyd: Marching to the Freedom Land
Markus Howell: Glory Days
Oscar Peterson & Benny Green: The More I See You
Bobby Lewis: Skylark
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produce & 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 47: Speak No Evil

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
SPEAK NO EVIL
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 47
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 6, 2019 [19649]
 
Harry Allen: Limehouse Blues
Marcus Shelby Orchestra: Transitions I (Pittsburgh)
Art Blakey: Dat Dere
Stefon Harris & Blackout: Go
Mark Walker: Speak No Evil
Marlene Rosenberg: Love’s in Need of Love Today
Sunnyland Slim: The Devil Is a Busy Man
Little Milton: Grits Ain’t Groceries
Frank Caruso: Without a Song
Zoot Sims: You’re My Thrill
 
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.
 
 
 
 

The Groove Yard 46: 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 46
George Klein, WEMU-FM, Ypsilanti, March 4, 1990 [19626]
 
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 46: Calling Miss Kadija

­­­Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Nina Simone, Miles Davis, Bill Evans, Scott Hamion Quartet, Allan Harris, Richie Cole & Tony Monaco, Louis Smith, and Benny Golson.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
MOOD INDIGO
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 46
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, September 18, 2019 [19621]

Nina Simone: Mood Indigo
Miles Davis: Surrey with the Fringe on Top
Bill Evans: Nardis
Scott Hamilton Quartet: Dance Song
Allan Harris: Waltz for a Rainy Bebop Evening
Richie Cole & Tony Monaco: Indonesian Nights
Louis Smith: Tribute to Brownie
Benny Golson: Brown Immortal

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.