The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-2 on 'Ellatonia'

Sep 19, 2021

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 437 airing September 19, 2021 featured a spotlight on "Ellatonia," that is, compositions of Edward Kennedy "Duke" Ellington (April 29, 1899 – May 24, 1974) as played by others, in music presented by co-host Kent Lindquist. Meanwhile, co-host Al Corns featured other main stream jazz artists like Lester Young, Oscar Peterson, Gerry Mulligan and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.  

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

1. Squatty Roo, Johnny Hodges, Perdido (V erve/Avid), Duke Ellington, 6:48 min.2. Almost Like Being In Love, Lester Young-Oscar Peterson, Lester Young with The Oscar Peterson Trio, (Norgran 1956), F. Loewe-A.J. Lerner, 5:55 min.3. Main Stem, Milt Jackson-Joe Pass-Ray Brown-Mickey Roker, Al Too Soon - The Duke Ellington Album (Pablo), Duke Ellington, 4:44 min.4. Black Beat, Gerry Mulligan-Johnny Hodges, Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges (Verve 1960), Johnny Hodges, 7:27 min.5. Cottontail, Clark Terry, Ellington With a Difference (Riverside), Duke Ellington, 6:56 min.6. The Lady's In Love With You, Flip Phillips, Flip Wails (Verve 1994), Burton Lane-Frank Loesser, 5:49 min.7. Lost in Meditation, Taft Jordan, Mood Indigo (Prestige/Moodsville), Duke Ellington, 6:00 min.8. Where or When, Gene Ammons-Dodo Marmarosa, Jug and Dodo (Prestige 1972), Richard Rodgers-Lorenz Hart, 6:50 min. 

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

1. Caravan, Kenny Burrell, Ellington Is Forever (Fantasy 1975), Ellington-Tizol, 8:47 min.2. Bob's Blues, Oliver Nelson, Nocturn (Moodsville 1961), Oliver Nelson, 5:23 min.3. Just a Sittin' and a Rockin', Oscar Peterson, Oscar Peterson Plays Duke Ellington (Clef Records 1952), Duke Ellington, 3:41 min.4. After I Say I'm Sorry, Errol Garner, The One Only (Columbia 1960), A. Lyman-W. Donaldson, 5:26 min.5. Dancers In Love, Billy May Trio, An Ellington Affair (Concord Jazz 1995), Duke Ellington, 2:35 min.6. Back to Bock, The Montgomery Brothers, Pacific Jazz On Mike (Pacific Jazz 1962), Buddy Montgomery, 5:03 min.7. Jump For Joy, Cannonball Adderley, Jump For A Dream (Emarcy), Duke Ellington, 3:21 min.8. Gwon Train, Patti Brown, Patti Brown Plays Big Piano (Columbia 1959), Patti Brown, 3:45 min.9. Duke's Place, McCoy Tyner, McCoy Tyner Plays Ellington (MCA Records), Duke Ellington-Ruth Roberts-William Katz-Robert Thiele, 3:15 min.10. Festival, Paul Gonsalvas, Cookin' (ASrgos 1957), Paul Gonsalvas, 6:44 min.