The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight on Annie Ross

Nov 8, 2020

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 403 airing November 8, 2020 featured a spotlight on Annie Ross and best known as a member of the jazz vocal trio of (Dave) Lambert, (Jon) Hendricks & (Annie) Ross.
Credit Photographer: Ted Williams for Downbeat Magazine, Sept. 17, 1959.
The Feeling of Jazz, program No. 403 airing November 8, 2020 featured a spotlight on British-American singer and actress Annabelle McCauley Allan Short (25 July 1930 – 21 July 2020), known professionally as Annie Ross and best known as a member of the jazz vocal trio Lambert, Hendricks & Ross in music presented by Kent Lindquist. Meanwhile, co-host Al Corns featured other main stream jazz artists like Flip Phillips, Chet Baker, Dickie Wells and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.  

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

1. I'm Just a Lucky So and So, Annie Ross & Zoot Sims, A Gasser! (Pacific Jazz), Duke Ellington, 4:42 min.2. Blues For The Midgets, Flip Phillips-Scott Hamilton, A Sound Investment (Concord 1987), Flip Phillps, 5:31 min,.3. Give Me The Simple Life, Annie Ross-Gerry Mulligan, Annie Ross Sings a Song with Mulligan (Pacific Jazz), Bloom-Ruby, 3:33 min.4. Down, Chet Baker, Youg Chet (Pacific Jazz 1995), Miles Davis, 6:11 min.5. Babe's Blues, Annie Ross, The Swingers (Pacific Jazz), Randy Westin, 3:14 min.6. Come and Get It, Dickei Wells, Bones For The King (Felsted 1958), Dickie Wells, 7:43 min.7. Moanin', Annie Ross, The Hottest New Group In Jazz (Pacific Jazz), Bobby Timmons, 2:34 min.8. Bijon, Annie Ross, The Hottest New Group In Jazz (Pacific Jazz), Ralph Burns, 3:16 min.9. Dixie Lee, Donald Byrd, Mustang (Blue Note), Donald Byrd, 6:31 min. 

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

1. Invitation To The Blues, Annie Ross and Zoot Sims, A Gasser! (Pacific Jazz), Roberts-Fisher-Gershwin, 4:10 min.2. Trinidad Hello, Dizzy Gillespie, Jambo Caribe (Limelight 1964), Kenney Barron, 4:21 min.3. I Feel Pretty, Annie Ross-Gerry Mulligan, Annie Ross Sings a Song with Mulligan (Pacific Jazz), Leonard Bernstein, 3:31 min.4. Lullaby of the Leaves, Don Byas, Don Byas (Crescendo 1974), Bernice Petkere-Joe Young, 4:05 min.5. All Too Soon, Annie Ross; Lambert, Hendricks & Ross Sing Ellington (LHR); Duke Ellington, 3:27 min.6. Under the Lilacs, Bob Brookmeyer, The Dual Role of Bob Brookmeyer (Prestige 1956), Brookmeyer, 5:02 min.7. Farmer's Market, Annie Ross, Flying High With Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, Art Farmer, 2:32 min.8. Sweet Georgia Brown, Earl Hines, Earl Hines at the Village Gate (Limelight), Ben Bernie-Maceo Pinkard, 8:32 min.9. You Took Advantage of Me, Annie Ross-Zoot Sims, A Gasser! (Pacific Jazz), Rodgers-Hart, 3:50 min.10. Black Butterfly, Duke Ellington, Ellington's 70th Birthday Concert (Solid State), Duke Elington-Irving Mills, 4:39 min.