[JPL] PLAYLIST: JAZZ CORNUCOPIA KRFC-FM FORT COLLINS, CO 11/21/10

Zimbrick,John John.Zimbrick at ColoState.EDU
Tue Nov 23 23:36:20 EST 2010



JAZZ CORNUCOPIA
KRFC-FM 88.9 FORT COLLINS, CO
SUNDAY, 7:30 - 9:00 PM, 11/21/10

PROGRAM THEME FOR 11/21:  "A BIRTHDAY TRILOGY:  COLEMAN HAWKINS (11/21/04-5/19/69), JUNE CHRISTY (11/20/25-6/21/90) and GEOFF KEEZER (11/20/70 - )"


ARTIST_track_album (note)


ARTURO SANDOVAL_Sandu_I Remember Clifford (Opening Theme)

DUKE ELLINGTON_Self Portrait of the Bean_Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins (Original vinyl on Impulse recorded 8/18/62 - written for Coleman [Bean] by Ellington/Strayhorn with great solo by Bean.)

DAVE BRUBECK_Jeepers Creepers_Dave Brubeck Legacy of a Legend (First recording for Columbia Records taken from new 2-CD compilation released 11/2010 in advance of Dave's 90th birthday, 12/6/2010)

STAN KENTON/JUNE CHRISTY_Tampico_The Comprehensive Kenton (First big hit for Kenton/Christy on Capitol, 1945)

GEOFF KEEZER_Never Never Land_Curveball (great example of Geoff's artistry recorded when he was 18 years old.)

BRAD GOODE_Nightingale_Tight Like This (Colorado Artist)

JUNE CHRISTY_My Heart Belongs To Only You_This is June Christy (June's first big hit as a solo artist for Capitol Records in '52)

COLEMAN HAWKINS_Body and Soul_Body and Soul (original 1939 Bluebird recording of song with Hawk's amazing solo)

RAY BROWN TRIO_Close Your Eyes_Some of My Best Friends are . . . .  The Piano Players (Great piano work by Geoff Keezer)

DAVE BRUBECK_Thank you_Dave Brubeck Legacy of a Legend (piece written by Dave to commemorate the quartet's visit to communist Poland in 1958)

JUNE CHRISTY_Something Cool_Something Cool (original 12" vinyl - The song Capitol records bigwigs didn't want June to record but finally gave in and watched it become a big seller for them in 1954-55)

COLEMAN HAWKINS_Sugar_Sirius (Original vinyl Pablo recording pressed in Spain and released in France in 1974, featuring Hawk, Barry Harris, Bob Cranshaw and Eddy Locke.)

COLEMAN HAWKINS_Blues for Yolande_Coleman Hawkins Encounters Ben Webster (Original 1957 Verve monaural recording w/Oscar Peterson, Herb Ellis, Ray Brown & Alvin Stoller.)

DAVE BRUBECK_Camptown Races_Dave Brubeck Legacy of a Legend

CARPENTERS_Sometimes_Carpenters (Hank Mancini and his daughter Felice's paean to Thanksgiving, featuring very simple and tasty acoustic piano by Richard Carpenter and the unique voice of Karen Carpenter.)

GERRY MULLIGAN_Ballad_Gerry Mulligan '63 (Closing theme)


John Zimbrick
Producer and Host
JAZZ CORNUCOPIA

zimbrick at colostate.edu

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