Wednesday, 22 March 2017

The Thin Red Wire (Toppyjazz 474)

This program we have a red wire starting with guitar player Vic Juris , Richie Cole, Buddy Rich,
Johnny Mathis and ends with (the dead of) Buddy Greco this year.
We found a wonderful video : The Buddy Rich band with Jay Corre on tenor sax and Buddy Greco on piano with The Rotten Kid (written by Buddy Greco for Cathy Rich).
Keep Jazzin'.

Playlist :
01 - In Between - Vic Juris (album Roadsong)
02 - Dekooning - Vic Juris (album Night Tripper)
03 - All The Things You Are - Vic Juris (album Walking On Water)
04 - New York Afternoon - Richie Cole & Eddie Jefferson
05 - Acid Truth - Buddy Rich Big Band (album Keeper Of The Flame)
06 - The Rotten Kid - Buddy Rich (album The New One!)
07 - Stay Warm - Johnny Mathis (album Johnny's Mood)
08 - I'll Be Around - Buddy Greco (album Buddy)
09 - Too Darn Hot - Buddy Greco (album I Like It Swinging)
10 - Who Can I Turn To? - Buddy Greco (album I Love A Piano)
11 - The Rules Of The Road - Buddy Greco (album On Stage)
12 - Ja-Da - Buddy Greco (album Swing In The Key Of Buddy Greco)
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Wednesday, 15 March 2017

The Buddy Greco Show 1965

This week NO Toppyjazz because of our Dutch elections. But we found one hour Buddy Greo, a tv show from 1965 or 1966. There's a little dispute about the release of some songs from this show. But Have fun after all!

Songs :
Buddy Greco .
Charade
Satin Doll
let Me Love You
The Girl From Ipanema
One Note Samba
Going Out Of My Head
The More I See You
Slaugther On 10th Avenua
The Lady Is A Tramp (with Sammy Davis jr.)
The Way You Walk ?
You're Nobody 'till Somebody Loves You

Franky Avalon:
Just One Of Those Things
That's My Style

Susan Barrett
It's Not Unusual
And I Love Him

Orchestra arranged and conductted by Dick Palombi

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Maybeck Recital Hall(part 8) & Others (Toppyjazz 473)

At last our final program about The Maybeck Recital Hall series from Concord. This week 4 cd's from the Duo Series. (we couldn't find the other 6 item's!)

The second part of our program we have Caro Emerald, Louisa Phillips & Ingeborg Helder , some fine Dutch singers.

Playlist :
01 -Introduction
02 - Two Not One - Ken Peplowski & Howard Alden (Concord Duo Series)
03- Lady In The Lake - Alan Broadbent & Gary Foster
04- Introduction
05 - Cherokee _ Adam Makowicz & George Mraz
06 - Sail Away - Chris Potter & Kenny Werner
07 - Dream A Little Dream Of Me - Caro Emerald (album Live In London)
08 - Quicksand - Caro Emerald (single)
09 - Electra - Loet van der Lee Quartet (album Holland In Jazz)
10 - Towards The Endless Sea - Ingeborg Helder (album Light Interchance)
11 - Georgia On My Mind - Louisa Phillips (album Meets The Dutch Jazz Trio)
12 - Jumping For Symphony Sid - Louisa Phillips (same album) Download:Toppyjazz 473

Wednesday, 1 March 2017

Stanley Clarke Special (Toppyjazz 472)

Welcome by Toppyjazz 472 with bassplayer Stanley Clarke (1951, Philadelphia,Pa).
Of course only the best of the best this week from his early days to his latest album UP! from 2014.

Playlist :
01 - Children of Forever - Stanley Clarke (album Children of Forever)
02 - The Dancer - Stanley Clarke (album School Days)
03 - Buenes Aires - Stanley Clarke & George Duke (album Live at The Greek)
04 - Take Five - Stanley Clarke (album Jazz Straight Up)
05 - Chateauvallon - Stanley Clarke (album The Toys Of Men)
06 - Fulani - The Stanley Clarke Band (album The Stanley Clarke Band feat. Hiromi)
07 - Brazilian Love Affair - The Stanley Clarke Band (album Up)
08 - Armando's Rumba - Stanley Clarke & Chick Corea (album Forever disc 2)
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Wednesday, 22 February 2017

German Jazz on Toppyjazz 471

This week we take you to our German friends with most German musicians.
First The Katharina Maschmeyer Quartet (Osnabrück, 19??) and her latest cd Synergy.
Second boogie-woogie pianist Axel Zwingenberger (1956, Hamburg) with Saxy Boogie Woogie . We will have the music of Axel a whole evening summer 2017!
Furthermore:
Suzanne Metzel (1974, Hamburg) and Klaus Ignatzek (1954, Wilhelmshaven) with their cd Mariposa.
We got an unique LP : Dorothy Ellison and the Manfred Ludwig Sextett.
We close this week with Torsten Goods (Düsseldorf), Andi Kissenbeck (1969, Bonn) and
Christoph Neuhaus (1986, Stuttgart)
Playlist:
01- Changing Mind - Katharina Maschmeyer Quartet (album Synergy)
02- Cool Heat - Axel Zwingenberger (album Saxy Boogie Woogie)
03 - Mariposa - Suzanne Metzel & Klaus Ignatzek (album Mariposa)
04 - Blues In The Night - Manfred Ludwig Sextett & Dorothy Ellison (album Jazz mit ...)
05 - Dasafinado - Manfred Ludwig Sextett (same album)
06 - My Favourite Things - WDR Big Band with Jerry van Rooyen (album Traces of Trane)
07 - Worksong - Torsten Goods (album Thank You Baby!)
08 - Midst of Our Love - Torsten Goods (same album)
09 - Have I Told You Lately That I Love You - Torsten Goods (album Irish Heart)
10 - Monsoon Dance - Andi Kissenbeck (album Monsoon Dance)
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Wednesday, 15 February 2017

Begin The Geguine/ New On Toppyjazz(part 3) (Toppyjazz 470)

Welcome by Toppyjazz with the fantastic new cd of Lisa Hilton Night & Day. We love her version of Begin The Beguine.
The latest cd of Benjamin Koppel with Joe Lovano is something special. The Mezzo Sax Encounter is played on 2 unique G-Alt saxophones.
Furthermore we have Patricia Barber, Project Pablo and Penelope Sal.

Playlist :
01 - Begin The Beguine - Lisa Hilton (album Night & Day)
02 - Stepping Into Paradise - Lisa Hilton (album Night & Day)
03 - Disgrace To Brooklyn - Benjamin Koppel & Joe Lovano (album The Mezzo Sax Encounter)
04 - The Beat Goes On - Patricia Barber (album Companion)
05 - Call Me - Patricia Barber (album Live A Fortnight In France)
06 - Missing - Patricia Barber (album Smash)
07 - Evening Call - Project Pablo (album )
08 - From Russia With Love - Penelope Sal (album Sings 007)
09 - Goldfinger - Penelope Sal (album Sings 007)

Wednesday, 8 February 2017

New on Toppyjazz 2017(part 2) Toppyjazz 468)

This week we have Mal Waldron with his beautiful album Blues For Lady Day.
Furthermore Nnenna Freelon (1954, Cambridge, MS)
Paolo Fresu (1961, Sardine)

At last there's another album from our favourite singer Ian Shaw. The title od the cd is The Theory of Joy.
We close with another fine cd from Joris Teepe with Don Braden(1964,Ohio)
Keep Jazzin!
Playlist :
01 - You Don't Know What Love is - Mal Waldron (album Blues For Lady Day)
02 - Heritage - Nnenna Freelon (album Heritage)
03 - Until It's Time For You To Go - Nnenna Freelon (album Maiden Voyage)
04 - Just Squeeze Me - Nnenna Freelon & James Moody (album Monterey Jazz Festival 50th Ann.)
05 - Gufo - Paolo Fresu Quintet (album 30!)
06 - Giselle - Paolo Fresu / Richard Galliano/ Jan Lundgren (album Mare Nostrum II)
07 - My Soul, My Spirit - Paolo Fresu & Omar Sosa (album Eros)
08 - My Brother - Ian Shaw (album The Theory Of Joy)
09 - The Last Man Alive - Ian Shaw (album The Theory Of Joy)
10 - This Masquerade - Don Braden & Joris Teepe (album Gentle Storm)
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Wednesday, 1 February 2017

Nordic Jazz 2017 (Toppyjazz 467)

Nordic Jazz by Toppyjazz 467 with :
Radka Toneff (1952-1982)
Rebekka Bakken (1970, Oslo)
Benjamin Koppel (1974, Kopenhagen)
Alex Riel (1940, Kopenhagen)
The Savage Rose (1968, Kopenhagen)
Eythor Gunnarsson(1961, Reykjavik)
Thommy Andersson (1973, Orebro, Sweden)
Maria Mena (1986, Norge)
Gitte Haenning (1946, Aarhus)

Playlist :
01 - Lorelei - Radka Toneff (album Winter Poem)
02 - Havana Candy - Radka Toneff (album Live In Hamburg)
03 - It Don't Come Easy - Radka Toneff (album It Don't Come Easy)
04 - Same Girl - Julia Hülsmann & Rebekka Bakken (album Scattering Poems)
05 - Emotions On A Lazy Day - Rebekka Bakken & Wolfgang Muthspiel (album Daily Mirror Reflected)
06 - Der Schnee draußen schmiltz - Rebekka Bakken (album Most Personal)
07 - Long Before I Was Born - The Savage Rose (album In The Plain)
08 - Con Samba & Sax - Koppel/Andersson/Gunnarsson/Riel (album The Iceland Concert)
09 - What Seas, What Shores - Koppel/Riel/Andersson/Werner (album A Way With Words)
10 - All This Time - Maria Mena (album Cause and Effect)
11- Leaving You - Maria Mena (album Growing Pains)
12 - November Girls - Gitte Haenning & Kenny Clarke/Francy Boland Big Band

Wednesday, 25 January 2017

New on Toppyjazz(part 4)(Toppyjazz 469)

This week we have  on Toppyjazz:
Christof Lauer (1953, Hessen, Germany) & The NDR Big Band.
Karin Plato (1960, Canada)
Arild Andersen (1945, Norge)
Till Bronner & Ruud Jacobs (1938, Hilversum, Holland)
Barb Jungr with de cd's Shelter From The Storm & Come Together.
Keep Jazzin!
Playlist:
01 - Petite Fleur - Christof Lauer & NDR Big Band (album Play Sidney Bechet)
02 - Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year - Karin Plato (album Blue Again)
03 - The Breeze & I - Karin Plato (album Out of Town cd 2)
04 - Golden Earrings - Karin Plato (album Out of Town cd 1)
05 - Saturday - Arild Andersen Quartet (album Live in Oxford)
06 - I'll Be Seeing You - Till Bronner (album The Good Life)
07 - The Good Life - Till Bronner (album The Good Life)
08 - Things We Said Today - Barb Jungr & John McDaniel(album Come Together)
09 - Something's Coming - Barb Jungr & Laurence Hobgood (album Shelter From The Storm)
10 - Shelter From The Storm - Barb Jungr & Laurence Hobgood (same album) Download : Toppyjazz 469

Wednesday, 18 January 2017

Herbie Hancock Special (Toppyjazz 466)

This week we pick the best of our collection of Herbie Hancock(1940, Chicago) recordings.
Video Herbie Hancock in Germany.
 Playlist :
01 - Watermelon Man - Herbie Hancock (album Takin' Off)
02 - The Eye of The Hurricane - Herbie Hancock (album Maiden Voyage)
03 - Heartbeat - Herbie Hancock (album Man- Child)
04 - Stella By Starlight - Herbie Hancock/VSOP (album Live Under The Sky)
05 - Round Midnight - Herbie Hancock (album Round Midnight OST)
06 - Pinocchio - Herbie Hancock (album A Tribute To Miles)
07 - The Man I Love - Herbie Hancock & Joni Mitchell(album Gershwin's World)
08 - Both Sides Now - Herbie Hancock (album River : The Joni Letters)
09 - Spank-A-Lee - Herbie Hancock (album Thrust)
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Wednesday, 11 January 2017

New on Toppyjazz 2017 (part 1)(Toppyjazz 465)

Welcome by this first program of 2017 with Yonrico Scott from Blue Canoe Records and his new cd Life of a Dreamer. Another fine album from Yonrico with some friends : Buzz Amato, Melvin Jones and Joseph Patrick Moore.

We have also Camille Bertault, Jane Monheit, Chuck Israels and Jane Fielding.
We close with Dutch singer Kiki Manders and "Leefde is Van Dich is Van Mich".
Playlist :
01 - Baby Girl - Yonrico Scott (album Life of a Dreamer)
02 - Brave Up - Yonrico Scott (album Life of a Dreamer)
03 - Infant Eyes - Camille Bertault (album En Vie)
04 - I Was Doing Allright/Know You Know - Jane Monheit (album The Songbook Sessions)
05 - Doodlin' - Chuck Israels Jazz orchestra (album Joyful Noise)
06 - Yesterda n- Jenny Oaks Baker (album The Rock Album)
07 - How Long Has This Been Going On - Jane Fielding (album Jazz Trio for Voice etc)
08 - Embers Glow - Jane Fielding (album Embers Glow)
09 - Something I Dreamed last Night - Jane Fielding (album Live Sessions)
10 - Leefde is Van Dich en Van Mich - Kiki Manders (album Love Is Yours Is Mine)
Download : Toppyjazz-465

Wednesday, 28 December 2016

Between Old-and NewYear (Toppyjazz 464)


On this last program of 2016 something old and something new.
First Everything's Okay by Bobby Darin with the message, what ever happened to you this year if things were going better I die!
Some space for the bassplayer, vocalist and composer from Canada Brandi Disterheft.
Furthermore Ilse Huizinga and Thisbe Vos from Holland.
Nice cd from Sacha's Bloc and again the Paul Cacia Big Band.
Happy New Year!
Playlist:
01 - Everything's Okay -Bobby Darin (album Earthy!)
02 - Crippling Thrill - Brandi Disterheft  (album Blue Canvas)
03 - Blue Canvas - Brandi Disterheft (album Blue Canvas)
04 - A Caged Bird Sings - Ilse Huizinga (album Here's To Maya Angelou)
05 - Strange Rain - Bobby Darin (album Earthy!)
06 - Under Your Spell - Thisbe Vos (album Under Your Spell)
07 - Lonely Day In Paris - Sacha's Bloc & Patrick Tuzzolino (album Heart On Fire)
08 - Feels Like Jazz - Sacha's Bloc (album Heart On Fire)
09 - I'm A Fool To Want You - Paul Cacia Big Band (album Portrait)
10 - Elton John Medley - Paul Cacia Big Band (album Portrait)
11 - What's Another Year - Johnny Logan
12 - Begin The Beguine - Julio Iglesias (album Begin The Beguine)
13 - Toppyjazz tune by Stanley Turrentine
Download :Toppyjazz 464

Sunday, 25 December 2016

Toppyjazz Christmas Special (part 2)(Toppyjazz 463)

This part two of our Christmas Special 2016.
On this second program mostly the better POP songs!
Listen to the Xmas wishes of our Toppyjazz friends and special Joseph Patrick Moore.


Playlist :
01 - Sleigh Ride - The Ronettes
02 - Letzte Weihnacht - Anna-Maria Zimmerman
03 - Winter Things - Ariana Grande
04 - Silent Night - Neil Diamond
05 - All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
06 - In der Weihnachtsbäckerei - Helene Fischer
07 -Mary's Boy Child - Harry Belafonte
08 - Kerstmis - Marco Borsato
09 - Medley - Ray Conniff and the Singers
10 - Adeste Fideles - Helene Fischer
11 - La plus belle nuit - Charles Trenet
XMas Wishes
12 - Ann Margret
13 - Mariah Carey
14 - Bill Murray
15 - Danny DeVito
16 - Joseph Patrick Moore
17 - White Christmas - Idina Menzel
18 - What Are You Doing New Years Eve? - Idina Menzel
19 - Merry XMas You Suckers - Paddy Roberts
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Wednesday, 21 December 2016

Toppyjazz Christmas Special (part 1) (Toppyjazz 462)

This week part one of our Toppyjazz Christmas Specials .
(part two December 26th- 22.00-23.00)
Merry Xmas to all Toppyjazz friends!
Playlist :
XMas wishes Joseph-Patrick Moore for all Toppyjazz Fans.
01 - Winter Wonderland - Oleta Adams
02 - Have yourself a Merry Little Christmas - Mario Bondi
03 - Good King Wenceslas - Stan Kenton
04 - White Christmas - Michael Bublé & Shania Twain
05 - Little Drummer Boy - Kurt Elling
06 - Süßer die Glocken nie klingen - Manfred Krug
07 - The Christmas Song (alternative track) - Ella Fitzgerald
08 - Silent Night - Jimmy Smith
09 - O Christmas Tree - Charlie Byrd
10 - Ave Maria - Linda Eder
11 - I'll Be Home For Christmas - Barbra Streisand
12 - Zoon van mijn hart - Conny Vandenbos
13 - Merry Christmas Baby - Trijntje Oosterhuis & Candy Dulfer
14 - Christmas Medley - Natalie Cole
Download : Toppyjazz 462

Wednesday, 14 December 2016

Verve Jazz Club (part 3)(Toppyjazz 459)

We continue with part 3 of our Verve Jazz Club series with this week Charly Antonini (1937,Zurich),
Sue Raney (1940), Dieter Reith (1938, Mainz), Alfred Hause (1920,Hamburg-2005).
Further more Jimmy Reed, Joe Henderson & Don Sebesky.


Playlist :
01 - Yeah Man - Charly Antonini (album Power Drummer)
02 - A Beautiful Friendship - Sue Raney (album Jazz Ladies)
03 - Girl Talk - Clark Terry & Peter Herbolzheimer (album Clark after Dark)
04 - Follow Me - Dieter Reith (album Organized!)
05 - Theme From Shaft - Alfred Hause and his orchestra (album Thriller Jazz)
06 - Buy Me A Hound Dog - Jimmy Reed (album The Blues Masters)
07 - Feelings - The Singers Unlimited (album Feelings)
08 - Fever - Kenny Burrell & Jimmy Smith (album Let's Dance Jazz)
09 - Candlelight - Joe Henderson (album Saxophone Ballads)
10 - Super Strut - Eumir Deodato (album Do It Again)
11 - The Word - Don Sebesky (album Jazz Rock)
Download :Toppyjazz 459