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.

Crossroads 13: Wail, Moody, Wail

Music from Leslie Keros by Stevie Ray Vaughn, James Moody, Dave McKenna, Grant Green, Joe Newman & Joe Wilder, Lester Young, Mongo Santamaria, Ken Peplowski, Billie Holiday, Jimmy Forrest, and Benny Green.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
WAIL, MOODY, WAIL
CROSSROADS 13
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, May 2, 2012 [19655]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughn: Opening Theme
James Moody: Wail, Moody, Wail
Dave McKenna: Lazy Bones
Grant Green: Miss Ann’s Tempo
Joe Newman & Joe Wilder: Secret Love
Lester Young: Undercover Girl
Mongo Santamaria: Philadelphia
Ken Peplowski: I Brung You Finjans for Your Zarf
Billie Holiday: Billie’s Blues
Jimmy Forrest: Myra
Benny Green: Bish Bash
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2012 Leslie Keros. Used with permission

Crossroads 12: Boogie Woogie Stomp

Music from Leslie Keros tonight by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Karrin Allyson, Dexter Gordon, Ben Water, Houston Person, Eddie Vinson, Scott Hamilton, Joe Newman, Jimmy Smith, Jimmy Witherspoon, and Grant Green.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
BOOGIE WOOGIE STOMP
CROSSROADS 12
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, April 18, 2012 [19641]
 
Opening Theme: Stevie Ray Vaughn
Karrin Allyson: Cherokee
Dexter Gordon: Apple Jump
Ben Water: Boogie Woogie Stomp
Houston Person: Blue Hue
Eddie Vinson: Hold It Right There
Scott Hamilton: Blues in My Heart
Joe Newman: Oh Shaye
Jimmy Smith: Minor Chant
Jimmy Witherspoon: Baby, Baby, Baby
Grant Green: It’s Your Thing
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2012, 2019 Leslie Keros. 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.

Crossroads 11: Listen Here

Music from Leslie Keros from 2012 by Stevie Ray Vaughn, Eric Alexander, Eddie Harris, Dave Specter, Ellis Marsalis, Lenny Breau, Benny Golson, Joe Sample, Wes Montgomery and the Count Basie Orchestra.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
LISTEN HERE
CROSSROADS 11
Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, April 18, 2012 [19617]
 
Stevie Ray Vaughn: Stang’s Swang
Eric Alexander: We All Love Eddie Harris
Eddie Harris: Live Right Now
Dave Specter: Listen Here
Ellis Marsalis: El-Ray Blues
Lenny Breau: Freight Train
Benny Golson: Mack the Knife
Joe Sample: CC Rider
Wes Montgomery: Jeannine
Count Basie: J-J-J-Jump
 
A JOINT PRODUCTION
Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam
Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago
Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair
Executive Producer: Steve Pratt
 
© 2012, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.
 

Jazz At Daybreak 45: Stolen Moments

Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Jeff Hamilton, Nicky Parrot, Pat Mallenger & Dan Trudell, Mary Stallings, Dexter Gordon, Bruce Katz, Sam Burhardt, Peter Hand Big Band, and Grachan Moncur III.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
STOLEN MOMENTS
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 45
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 2, 2019 [19607]
 
Jeff Hamilton: Gina’s Groove
Nicky Parrot: On Broadway
Pat Mallenger & Dan Trudell: Dear James
Mary Stallings: Stolen Moments
Dexter Gordon: The Squirrel
Bruce Katz: It Hurts Me Too
Sam Burhardt: [Unidentified Selection]
Peter Hand Big Band: The Elevator
Grachan Moncur III: When
 
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.
 
 
 

Crossroads 10: Steeplechase

Music recorded in 2012 by Leslie Keros from Stevie Ray Vaughn, Scott Hamilton, Jimmy McGriff, Lou Rawls, Grant Green, Red Holloway, Count Basie, the ] Deep Blue Organ Trio, Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges, and Gene Harris.

The John Sinclair Foundation Presents

STEEPLECHASE

CROSSROADS 10

Leslie Keros, WHPK-FM, Chicago, March 22, 2012 [19603]

Stevie Ray Vaughn: Stang’s Swangjazz

Scott Hamilton: Steeplechase

Jimmy McGriff: Feelin’ It

Lou Rawls: In The Evening When The Sun Goes Down

Grant Green: The Iron City

Red Holloway: The Greazzy Blues

Count Basie: Oh Red!

Deep Blue Organ Trio: It Was A Very Good Year

Duke Ellington & Johnny Hodges: St. Louis Blues

Gene Harris: [Unidentified Selection]

A JOINT PRODUCTION

Hosted by Leslie Keros for Radio Free Amsterdam

Produced & recorded by Leslie Keros at WHPK-FM, Chicago

Post-production, editing & annotation by John Sinclair

Executive Producer: Steve Pratt

© 2012, 2019 Leslie Keros. Used with permission.

Jazz At Daybreak 44: Uplifted Heart

Leslie Keros is playing great sides this week by Duke Ellington, Shamie Royston, Alexa Tarantino, Wes Montgomery, Claire Martin & Jim Mullen, Gene Harris, Paul Tynan, Akiko Tsuruga-Jeff Hamilton-Graham Dechter, and the Jeff Hamilton Trio.
 
The John Sinclair Foundation Presents
UPLIFTED HEART
JAZZ AT DAYBREAK 44
Leslie Keros, WDCB-FM, Chicago, August 2, 2019 [19607]
 
Duke Ellington: Blues
Shamie Royston: Uplifted Heart
Alexa Tarantino: Zingaro
Wes Montgomery: Once I Loved
Claire Martin & Jim Mullen: I Could Get Used to This (Bumping)
Gene Harris: There Is No Greater Love
Paul Tynan: Everything I Have”
Akiko Tsuruga-Jeff Hamilton-Graham Dechter: I Remember You”
Jeff Hamilton Trio: Gina’s Groove
 
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 KUsed with permission.