The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-1 on Lionel Hampton

Apr 26, 2020

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 385 airing April 26, 2020 featured a spotlight on jazz vibraphonist Lionel Hampton and pianist Oscar Peterson.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program No. 385 airing April 26, 2020 featured a spotlight on American jazz vibraphonist, pianist, percussionist, and bandleader Lionel Leo Hampton (April 20, 1908 – August 31, 2002) and pianist Oscar Peterson in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Alan Corns presented music from Erroll Garner, The Orphan Newsboys, Kenny Burrell and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth. 

8 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album (Record Label), Composer, Time Length 

1. It's Wonderful, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), George & Ira Gershwin, 7:19 min.2. April In Paris, Erroll Garner, Concert By The Sea (Columbia 1955, 2015), Vernon Duke-Yip Harburg, 4:47 min.3. That Old Black Magic, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), Harold Arlen, 6:34 min.4. Laughing At Life, The Orphan Newsboys, Laughing At Life StompOff 1990), Bob Todd-Nick Kenney-Charles Kenney, 4:37 min.5. It's Only A Paper Moon, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), Harold Arlen-Yip Harburg, 6:48 min.6. If I Had You, Kenny Burrell, A Generation Ago Today (Verve 1967), Jimmy Campbell-Reg Connelly, Ted Shapiro, 2:38 min.7. If Dreams Come True, Kenny Davern-Flip Phillips, John and Joe (Chiaroscuro 1977), Goodman-Mills-Sampson, 6:49 min.8. Don't Be That Way, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), Edgar Sampson-Benny Goodman, 9:25 min. 

9 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album (Record Label), Composer, Time Length 

1. Midnight Sun, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), Lionel Hampton, 6:09 min.2. Cornbread, Lee Morgan, Cornbread (Blue Note 1965), Lee Morgan, 8:23 min.3. A Foggy Day, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), George & Ira Gershwin, 5:25 min.4. Little Girl Blue, Les McCann, Django (Pacific Jazz 1961), Richard Rodgers-Jerome Hart, 6:40 min.5. April In Paris, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), Vernon Duke-Yip Harburg, 6:22 min.6. Stablemates, Lighthouse All Stars, Double Or Nothin' (Liberty 1957), Benny Golson, 5:10 min.7. Blues For Norman, Lionel Hampton-Oscar Peterson, The Complete Lionel Hampton Quartets and Quintets with Oscar Peterson (Clef/Verve Records), Shrdu, 7:10 min.8. I'm Confessin', Lionel Hampton, Stompology (RCA Vintage 1937, 1971), Chris Smith-A.J. Neiburg, 3:25 min.