The Feeling of Jazz - Spotlight on Ben Webster

Oct 27, 2019

The Feeling of Jazz, program # 185 airing October 27, 2019 (original airdate September 28, 2014) featured the tenor saxophone music of Ben Webster.
The Feeling of Jazz, program # 185 airing October 27, 2019 (original airdate September 28, 2014) featured the tenor saxophone of Benjamin Francis Webster (March 27, 1909 – September 20, 1973), a.k.a. "The Brute" or "Frog," in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while Bill Satterlee featured artists like Buddy Rich, Louie Bellson, Peggy Lee, Barney Kessel and more. Engineered by Dave Woodworth. 

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

1. Sweet Georgia Brown, Buddy Rich, Sweet Georgia Brown, B. Goodman-C. Christian, 7:14 min.2. The Touch of Your Lips, Ben Webster, Ben Webster Meets Oscar Peterson, Ron Noble, 6:17 min.3. Ode to a Friend, Louis Bellson, Music Masters Jazz Sampler (Hot), Robert Millikan-Brian O'Flattery, 5:33 min.4. Coal Train, Ben Webster, The Soul of Ben Webster, Ben Webster, 4:02 min.5. You Don't Know, Peggy Lee, Music Masters Jazz Sampler (Hot) (LP: Peggy Lee Sings the Blues), Walter Spriggs, 4:07 min.6. In a Mellow Tone, Ben Webster, See You at the Fair, Duke Ellington, 4:24 min.7. Easy Like (alt. take), Barney Kessel, Easy Like (Vol. 1), Barney Kessel, 4:048. Making Whoopee, Ben Webster, Soulville, Kahn-Donnelson, 4:29 min.9. S'nice, Charlie Mariano, Charlie Mariano Plays, Charlie Mariano, 4:10 min.10. Rockin' and Rhythm, Ben Webster, For the Guv'nor, Duke Ellington, 5:22 min. 

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

1. Blixed, Al Cohn-Bill Perkins-Richie Kamuca, The Brothers!, Bill Potts, 3:45 min.2. Ole Miss Blues, Ben Webster, At the Renaissance, W.C. Handy, 6:44 min.3. Blues for Gerry, Lionel Hampton, Vintage Hampton- Rare Recordings of Lionel Hampton with All Star Guests, Gerry Mulligan-Lionel Hampton, 8:31 min.4. Blues for basie, Ben Webster-Harry Edison, The Complete Sextet Sessions, Harry Edison, 4:51 min.5. Wilbur's Tune, Ira Sulivan, Delmark 40th Anniversary Jazz - Blue Stroll, (Public Domain), 6:03 min.6. How Long Has This Been Going On?, Ben Webster-Harry Edison, Ben and Sweets, George & Ira Gershwin, 5:30 min.7. Jeanie, Mike Smith, On a Cool Night, Jones-Adderley, 3:39 min.8. Time on My Hands, Ben Webster, Soulville, Vincent Youmans, 4:16 min.9. Soft Lights and Sweet Music, Mel Lewis, Music Masters Jazz Sampler - Soft Lights and Hot Music, Irving Berlin, 6:11 min.