The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight on Count Basie Small Groups

Aug 29, 2021

The Feeling of Jazz, Program No. 434 airing August 29, 2021 featured a spotlight on the small jazz groups headed up by American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer William James "Count" Basie (August 21, 1904 – April 26, 1984), in music presented by co-host Kent Lindquist. Meanwhile, co-host Al Corns took the night off. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.  

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

1. Doubling Blues, Count Basie Small Groups, Basie Jam (Pablo 1973), Count Basie, 6:53 min.2. J.J. Jump, Count Basie Small Groups, Basie Jam 2 (Pablo), Count Basie-Clark Terry, 9:59 min.3. If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight, Count Basie Small Groups, Count Basie Kansas City 7 (Pablo 1980), Cremer-Johnson, 6:17 min.4. Oh, Lady, Be Good; Count Basie Small Groups, Basie jam (Pablo 1973), Count Basie, 9:23 min.5. Billie's Bounce, Count Basie Small Groups, Basie Jam at Montreux (Pablo 1975), Charlie Parker, 13:49 min. 

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

1. Doggin' Around, Count Basie Small Groups, Basie Jam 2 (Pablo), Herschel Evans, 10:59 min.2. Jaylock, Count Basie Small Groups, Count Basie Kansas City 7 (Pablo 1980), Count Basie-Lockjaw Davis-Freddie Hubbard-Joe Pass, 7:12 min.3. Count's Place, Count Basie Small Groups, Count Basie & The Kansas City 7 (Impulse 1962), Count Basie, 5:25 min.4. Red Bank Blues, Count Basie Small Groups, Basie Jam (Pablo 1973), Count Basie, 8:50 min.5. I Want a Little Girl, Count Basie Small Groups, Count Basie & The Kansas City 7 (Impulse 1962), Moll-Mencher, 4:13 min.6. Lester Leaps In, Count Basie Small Groups, Basie Jam at Montreux (Pablo 1975), Lester Young, 16:03 min.