Jazz Archives for January 16, 2011
1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Today's Highlight: "Pioneers of the Jazz Rhythm-Section"
The instruments of the rhythm-section provided the propulsion and locomotion of the Jazz-orchestra. This week, we're featuring a couple of the pioneers of the String-bass, the Drums, along with the Vibraharp and even the Xylophone!! (Music from 1933-1938)....
Program Name : JAZZ ARCHIVES Pioneers of the Jazz Rhythm Section
Date Of Broadcast : Sunday 011611
Host Producer : Joe Korona
1. Red Norvo XYLOPHONE plus Jimmy Dorsey Quartet - Knockin on Wood - RED NORVO AND HIS ORCHESTRA 1933 1936 - Classics Chronological Records French CD - April 1933 - -
2. LIONEL HAMPTON VIBRAHARP - Jivin the Vibes - LIONEL HAMPTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA 1937 1938 - Classics Chronological Records French CD - February 1937 - -
3. Pops Foster BASS with Luis Russell and His Orchestra - Jersey Lightnin - LUIS RUSSELL AND HIS ORCHESTRA 1926 1929 - Classics Chronological Records French CD - September 1929 - -
4. Jimmy Blanton BASS and Duke Ellington Piano - Pitter Panther Patter - DUKE ELLINGTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA 1940 Vol 2 - Classics Chronological Records French CD - October 1940 - -
5. Gene Krupa DRUMS and His Orchestra - Drummin Man with Irene Daye Vocal - GENE KRUPS AND HIS ORCHESTRA 1939 1940 - Classics Chronological Records French CD - November 1939 - -
6. Chick Webb DRUMS and His Orchestra - Liza All the Clouds will Roll Away - CHICK WEBB AND HIS ORCHESTRA 1935 1938 - Classics Chronological Records French CD - May 1938 - -
Montana Public Radio’s Joe Korona produces and hosts Jazz Archives, taking us through the evolution of various genres of music—ragtime, blues, small-group swing, big-band swing, boogie-woogie, bebop and more. Jazz Archives focuses on musical personalities and characters as well as instruments and styles.