Wednesday, September 30, 2015

German Jazz Time (Toppyjazz 401)

We got some wonderful German Jazz musicians this week and/or famous German recordings.
First Alan Farnham with the Rias Big Band (Jiggs Whigham).Furthermore we have Gitte Haenning live on Tour in Germany.
Joe Pass visited Germany and made a great cd with the NDR Big Band.
From Switserland is Christine Schaller, from the States comes Helen Schneider, but she works in Germany for a long time.
But all the news in our show this week.
Playlist:
01 - Rias-Ticity - Allen Farnham & Rias Big Band (album Allen Farnham Meets The Rias Big Band)
02 - 50 Ways To Leave our Lover - Gitte Haenning (album Jazz)
03 - Sweet Bossa - Joe Pass & NDR Big Band (album In Hamburg)
04 - Love For Sale - Joe Pass & NDR Big Band (album In Hamburg)
05 - Foxie - Christine Schaller (album Real Life)
06 - Fidji - Christine Schaller album Real Life)
07 - Transformation - Gunther Schuller/George Russell (album Brandeis Jazz Festival)
08 - The World We Knew - Helen Schneider (album The World We Knew)
09 - Strangers In The Night - Helen Schneider (same album)
10 - Love - Helen Schneider (same album)
11 - Hot Summer Nites - Helen Schneider (album Exposed)
12 - Valerie - Helen Schneider (album Exposed) Download :Toppyjazz 401

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Toppyjazz 400 with Back In Time

RAH! This is Toppyjazz 400. We have a little party with a trip to the best Pop and Jazz songs from 1960-1979.
From the famous Hazy Osterwald , John Rowles, Donna Hightower till Catherine Ferry.

Playlist :
1960 - Kriminal Tango - Hazy Osterwald
1965 - The Silence - Al Hirt
1966 -  If I Were A Carpenter - Bobby Darin
1967 -  Here We Go Again - Ray Charles
1968 - Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In - John Rowles
1969 - Battle Hymn Of The Republic - Andy Williams
1970 - No Dogs Allowed - Jose Feliciano
1971 - Yesterday When I Was Young - Charles Aznavour
1972 - This World Today Is A Mess - Donna Hightower
1973 - Le Lac Majeur - Mort Shuman
1974 - Gigi L`Amaroso - Dalida
1975 - Soms zou ik mijn hond willen zijn - Reinhard Mey
1976 - 1,2,3 - Catherine Ferry
1977 - Dry Your Eyes - Frank Sinatra
1978 - Big City - Tol Hansse
1979 - Quireme Mucho - Julio Iglesias
Download :Toppyjazz-400

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

New On Toppyjazz(part2)(Toppyjazz 399)

This week our second bag with new recordings.
We start with singer Ida Sand from Sweden and her latest album Young At Heart.
Second Line Kruse on violin from Rotterdam and Denmark and now living in Paris.
We also have that great bassplayer from Copenhagen Mads Vinding. We close this week with Suzanna Smith, Snarky Puppy, Yvonne Walter (Eindhoven-Holland) and once more Nicki Parrott.
Playlist :
01 - Harvest Moon - Ida Sand (album Young At Heart)
02 - Heplless - Ida Sand (same album)
03 - Dancing On Air - Line Kruse (album Dancing On Air)
04 - Funky But.. - Mads Vinding (album Danish Design)
05 - Alone Together - Suzanna Smith (album Half Between Heaven and Love)
06 - Paper Boat -Suzanna Smith (same album)
07 - Flight - Snarky Puppy & Metropole Orkest (album Sylva)
08 - I`m A Fool To Want You - Yvonne Walter (album Bitter Sweet)
09 - Don't Explain - Yvonne Walter (same album)
10 - One For My Baby - Nicki Parrott (album Angel Eyes)
Download :Toppyjazz 399

Wednesday, September 9, 2015

New on Toppyjazz ((Toppyjazz 398)

First on Toppyjazz this week a singer from Hengelo-Holland Cythia Thijs. She finally made her dream come true to make a cd of her own. The title is Live Your Dream. Some fine musician`s on it : Randy Brecker and Carel Kraayenhof.
Furthermore Mexican guitarist Hugo Fernandez with his album Cosmogram. Great album!
Much space for Mr. Svend Asmussen the famous Danish violinplayer. He's only 99 years old!!
And still going!! His latest cd is Embraceable and has some excellent recordings from his Paris stay.
We end with Barbara Russell (Is there any information about Barbara??) and the Till Bronner Band in Berlin.
Playlist :
01 - Tell Me - Cynthia Thijs (album Live Your Dream)
02 - Where Were You - Cynthia Thijs (album Live Your Dream)
03 - Metro - Hugo Fernandez (album Cosmogram)
04 - Bakio - Hufo Fernandez (album Cosmogram)
05 - There Will Never Be Another You - Svend Asmussen (album Embraceable)
06 - June Night - Svend Asmussen (album Embraceable)
07 - Fuga in D - Svend Asmussen & Horst Jankowski (album Classics)
08 - The End of a Love Affair - Barbara Russell (album Swing With Me/Golden Blues)
09 - Love Me Tender - Barbara Russll (same album)
10 - Once Upon A Time - Barbara Russell (same album)
11- Little Sunflower - Till Bronner Band live at Berlin

Download . Toppyjazz-398

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Encore....Toppyjazz (part 9)(Toppyjazz 397)

This week with the start of SEASON 9 of Toppyjazz we look back at what happened the last month's.
First the excellent book of Romain Sardou (In German : Das 13e Dorf) . He blowed away Kate Mosse with this great book about the 13th Century. Romain is the son of French singer Michel Sardou.
Back by Toppyjazz The Fantastic Duo of Joop Visser and Jessica van Noord!
All details in our program.

Playlist :
01 - Les Lacs du Connemara - Michel Sardou
02 - Monniken - Joop & Jessica
03 - Geen Benen - Joop & Jessica
04 - Angela/Taxi - Bob James
05 - Up On The Roof - Kenny Lynch
06 - Half The Day - Kenny Lynch
07 - Black Coffee - Peggy Lee
08 - A House Is Not A Home - Anita Kerr Singers
09 - People/My Kind of People - Gabor Szabo
10 - Le Bicyclettes de Belsizes - Les Reed
11 - Allons Danser - Michel Sardou
12 -  Dolce Francia - Carla Bruni
Download : Toppyjazz 397

A Big Blue Canoe (Toppyjazz 571)

Blue Canou Records started 2020 with a great issue  new recordings : 1.  Roger Burn Trilogy- A Tribute To Roger Burn And Shapes      Feat...