The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-2 on Barney Kessel

Nov 14, 2021

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 442 airing November 14, 2021 featured a second spotlight on on American jazz guitarist Barney Kessel.
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The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 442 airing November 14, 2021 featured a second spotlight on American jazz guitarist Barney Kessel (October 17, 1923 – May 6, 2004), in music presented by co-host Kent Lindquist. Meanwhile, co-host Al Corns featured other main stream jazz artists like Paul Desmond, Jo Jones, Nat Adderley and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.  

8 p.m. Hour - Music by Title, Artist (Album), Composer, Time length  

1. Love Walked In, Barney Kessel, (Orig. LP: Peterson Plays Gershwin) Salute to Charly Christian (Past Perfect), George & Ira Gershwin, 3:09 min.2. Blue Dove, Paul Desmond, Paul Desmond & The Modern Jazz Quartet (Red Baron 1993), (Traditional-unknown), 4:55 min.3. Salute to Charly Christian, Barney Kessel, Barney Kessel Vol. 1 - Easy Like (Contemporary/Avid Entertainment), Barney Kessel, 3:14 min.4. Old Man River, Jo Jones, The Essential Jo Jones (Vanguard 1977), Oscar Hammerstein II-Jerome Kern, 6:40 min.5. Slow Boat to China, Barney Kessel, Barney Kessel Vol. 2 - Standards (Contemporary/Avid Entertainment), Frank Loesser, 3:14 min.6. My Heart Stood Still, Nat Adderley, Work Song (Riverside 1960), Lorenz Hart-Richard Rodgers, 5:53 min.7. Wall Street, Barney Kessel, Barney Kessel Vol. 3 - To Swing or Not to Swing (Contemporary/Avid Entertainment), Barney Kessel, 4:24 min.8. Man With a Horn, Oliver Nelson, Nocturn (Moodsville 1961), E. DeLange-J. Lake, 6:01 min.9. Mean to Me, Barney Kessel-Shelly Manne-Ray Brown, The Poll Winners: Barney Kessel with Shelly Manne and Ray Brown (Contemporary 1957), Turk, 6:29 min. 

9 p.m. Hour - Music by Title, Artist (Album), Composer, Time length  

1. Sweet Lorraine, Oscar Moore Trio, We'll Remember You Nat (Surrey 1966), C. Burwell-Mitchel Parrish, 3:22 min.2. I Got Rhythm, Barney Kessel, (Orig. LP: Peterson Plays Gershwin) Salute to Charly Christian (Past Perfect), George & Ira Gershwin, 3:15 min.3. Fine and Dandy, Chet Baker, Smokin' With the Chet Baker Quintet (Prestige 1973), K. Swift-J.P. Warburg, 7:24 min.4. I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart, Barney Kessel, Barney Kessel Vol. 1 - Easy Like (Contemporary/Avid Entertainment), Duke Ellington, 3:36 min.5. For Dancers Only, Junior Mance, For Dancers Only (Sackville 1983), S. Oliver-D. Raye-V. Schoen, 4:52 min.6. 64 Bars on Wilshire, Barney Kessel, Barney Kessel Vol. 2 - Standards (Contemporary/Avid Entertainment), Barney Kessel, 3:16 min.7. Freedom, Kenny Burrell, Freedom (Blue Note 1980), Kenny Burrell, 4:49 min.8. Moten Swing, Barney Kessel, Barney Kessel Vol. 3 - To Swing or Not to Swing (Contemporary/Avid Entertainment), Buster & Benny Moten, 3:56 min.9. G Baby, Illinois Jacquet, The Illinois Jacquet All Stars (JSP Records), Illinois Jacquet, 10:09 min.