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:

July 14th at 1 PM Hour
1:54 PM Hank Jones/Charlie Haden “Goin' Home” — Come Sunday BUY
1:51 PM Hot Lips Page “The Lady In Bed” — 1940-44 BUY
1:49 PM Hank Jones “Ain't We Got Fun?” — The New York Rhythm Section BUY
1:43 PM Charlie Parker “The Song Is You” — Complete Verve Recordings BUY
1:35 PM Abbey Lincoln “Bird Alone” — You Gotta Pay The Band BUY
1:32 PM Hank Jones “Oh, Look At Me Know ” — Satin Doll (Dedicated to Duke Ellington) BUY
1:23 PM Artie Shaw “Scuttlebutt” — More Last Recordings: The Final Sessions BUY
1:19 PM Elvin Jones “You Are Too Beautiful” — Elvin! BUY
1:16 PM Hank Jones “I Got Plenty O' Nuttin'” — Porgy and Bess BUY
1:11 PM Hank Jones “Thad's Pad” — Urbanity BUY
1:05 PM Christian McBride “Alone Together” — Conversations with Christian BUY
1:02 PM Hank Jones “Heart and Soul” — Have You Met Hank Jones? BUY
July 14th at Noon Hour
12:51 PM Milt Jackson “Be-Bop” — Bags and Trane BUY
12:41 PM Milt Jackson “The Lady Is A tramp” — The Jazz Skyline BUY
12:35 PM Hank Jones “Angel Face” — Compassion BUY
12:32 PM Coleman Hawkins “Bean and The Boys” — 1946-47 BUY
12:27 PM Louis Armstrong “Would You Like To Take A Walk?” — 1951-52 BUY
12:23 PM Ella Fitzgerald “Why Don't You Do Right?” — At Storyville BUY
12:18 PM Ella Fitzgerald “Mean To Me” — At Storyville BUY
12:09 PM Charlie Parker “The Bird” — The Complete Verve Recordings BUY
12:06 PM Hank Jones “I've Got A Robe, You've Got a Robe” — Steal Away - Spirituals, Hymns And Folk Songs BUY
12:02 PM Hank Jones “The Very Thought Of You” — YouTube BUY
July 7th at 1 PM Hour
1:51 PM Lionel Hampton “Flying Home” — Reunion at Newport BUY
1:46 PM Gerry Mulligan “Manoir des mes reves” — Concert In The Rain BUY
1:42 PM Ahmad Jamal “It's You Or No One” — Newport 1959 BUY
1:33 PM Stan Getz “Waltz For A Lovely Wife” — Newport 1965 BUY
1:17 PM All Stars “Now's The Time” — Best Of Newport in New York '72 BUY
1:00 PM McCoy Tyner “My Funny Valentine” — Live at Newport BUY
July 7th at Noon Hour
12:43 PM Duke Ellington “Idiom '59” — Live at Newport '59 BUY
12:35 PM Joe Williams “April In Paris” — The Overwhelming Joe Williams BUY

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