Wednesday, March 29, 2017

New on Toppyjazz 475

This week we have a couple of fantastic new jazz cd's by Malene Mortensen (1972, Denmark),
Eliane Elias (1960, Sao Paolo, Brazil) and Jennifer Scott (1964, Vancouver, Canada).
Manfred Mann (1940, South Africa) made a wonderful project Lone Arranger with the help of the famous German trumpetplayer Till Brönner. **** stars for that beautiful album!

Furthermore we have a new album by Simone Kopmajer and Sidsel Storm(1982, Denmark).
We close with a French series cd's named Tres Chique. Keep Jazzin'
Playlist :
01 - Sway - Malene Mortensen (album You Belong To Me)
02 - Temptation - Malene Mortensen (album Malene Live In Paris)
03 - Driving Ambition - Eliane Elias (album Made In Brazil)
04 - Nothing Compares To You - Manfred Mann & Till Bronner (album Lone Arranger )
05 - Footprints - Manfred Mann & Viktoria Tolstoy & Till Bronner (album Lone Arranger)
06 - La Vie en Rose - Jennifer Scott (album Le Temps de L'Amour)
07 - Wichita Lineman - Simone Kopmajer (album The Best In You)
08 - Sadness - Sidsel Storm (album Closer)
09 - Moanin' - Les Double Six (album Tres Chic, volume 1)
10 - Roland Reve - Michel Legrand (album Tres Chic, volume 2)
11 - Blues March - Art Blakey (album Tres Chic, volume 3)
12 - Generique - Miles Davis (album Tres Chic, volume 1)
13 - Nuit sur Champs Elysees - Miles Davis (album L'ascenseur pour l'echevaud) Download : Toppyjazz 475

Wednesday, March 22, 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, March 15, 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, March 8, 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, March 1, 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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