Joel Vanderheyden and the members of Koplant No stopped by the studio to talk about their music and their gig at the Artists Quarter. I also played music from Jimmy Smith, Hank Mobley, Count Basie, Nat Adderley, Herbie Mann, and Ivan Lins. New tunes from Chris Connor (a reissue) Donald Harrison, and Larry Vuckovich.
A mixed bag today, with a lot of older tunes, including music by Reuben Wilson, Illinois Jacquet, Vince Guaraldi, Don Byas, Gillespie Parker, Art Blakey, and more. New music from Chip White and Mark Winkler.
It’s the first day of our Fall Pledge Drive. Thanks to listeners who became members during Rhythm Grooves, and to Judith McKenzie, who helped with pledge rapping. Trombonist Fred Wesley called in for a brief inteview towards the end of the show, which included music from Jack McDuff jimmy Forrest, Milt Jackson, Jazz at the Philharmonic, Eliane Elias, Jim Snidero, Hank Crawford, a smokin’ sax quartet, Johnny Harman, Charles Mingus, and more….