Jazz Potpourri

About The Program

Join host Loren Schoenberg for a tour through over 100 years worth of recorded jazz. So much has been made of separates the various eras of jazz - JAZZ POTPOURRI mixes and matches music from several decades worth of classic recordings, along with commentary bringing a musician’s perspective to things. Some of the shows are focused on a specific theme and/or artist, while others will range far and wide, looking for the connections that link them together. You may hear things differently afterwards, and the one thing we can guarantee is that you’ll swinging jazz you’ve never heard before.

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Here are the 30 most recent tracks played on this show:

August 14th at 11 AM Hour
11:55 AM Duke Ellington “Across The Track Blues” — 1940 BUY
11:50 AM Bela Fleck/Marcus Roberts “Across The Imaginary Divide” — Across The Imaginary Divide BUY
11:43 AM Bill Charlap “All Across The City” — Live At The Village Vanguard BUY
11:35 AM Jelly Roll Morton “Jazz Discords & The Story Of Kansas City Stomp” — Kansas City Stomp BUY
11:32 AM Coleman Hawkins “Dixieland Stomp” — 1946-47 BUY
11:26 AM Jimmy Dorsey “Dixieland Detour” — 1939-40 BUY
11:23 AM Jackie Paris “Detour Ahead” — That Paris Mood BUY
11:14 AM Herbie Hancock “A Jump Ahead” — Inventions And Dimensions BUY
11:12 AM Earl Bostic “Apollo Theater Jump” — 1948-49 BUY
11:05 AM Gerry Mulligan “Rico Apollo” — Lonesome Boulevard BUY
11:02 AM Illinois Jacquet “Port of Rico” — 1951-52 BUY
August 14th at 10 AM Hour
10:56 AM Cecil Taylor “Port Of Call” — The World Of Cecil Taylor BUY
10:51 AM Jon Hendricks “Do You Call That A Buddy?” — Boppin' At The Blue Note BUY
10:39 AM Buddy Rich “Buddy's Blues” — Gene Krupa Meets Buddy Rich BUY
10:34 AM Benny Carter “My Buddy” — Vol. 8 - 1937 BUY
10:32 AM Joe Venuti “My One and Only Love” — Joe and Zoot BUY
10:25 AM Bill Evans “Only Child” — A Simple Matter of Conviction BUY
10:19 AM Christian McBride/Nicholas Payton/Mark Whitfield “Speak Like A Child” — Fingerpainting BUY
10:13 AM Duke Ellington “We Speak The Same language” — All American In Jazz BUY
10:10 AM Big Joe Turner “It's The Same Old Story” — 1941-46 BUY
10:09 AM Louis Armstrong “Alligator Story” — Plays W.C. Handy BUY
10:07 AM King Oliver “Alligator Hop” — 1923 BUY
10:02 AM Duke Ellington “Bunny Hop Mambo” — Happy Birthday, Duke! BUY
August 7th at 11 AM Hour
11:49 AM Lionel Hampton “Flying Home” — Reunion at Newport BUY
11:47 AM Duke Ellington “Easy Street” — The Complete Standard Transcriptions, 1941 BUY
11:42 AM Count Basie “Good Morning Blues” — Classic 1937-1947 Count Basie & Lester Young Studio Sessions BUY
11:37 AM Duke Ellington “Guitar Amour ” — Midnight In Paris BUY
11:34 AM Claude Thornhill “Under The Willow Tree” — Best of The Big Bands BUY
11:32 AM Benny Goodman “Ridin' High” — On the Air BUY
11:24 AM Art Tatum “Isn't It Romantic” — The Complete Pablo Solo Masterpieces BUY

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