The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight on J.J. Johnson (Hr-2)

Mar 19, 2017

J.J. Johnson, long regarded as one of the leading trombonists of the post-swing era, was our featured artist on The Feeling of Jazz, program no. 283 airing Sunday, Mar. 19, 2017.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program # 283 airing March 19, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz trombonist, composer and arranger James Louis "J. J." Johnson (January 22, 1924 – February 4, 2001) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.

 9 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album, Composer, Time length 1. Full Moon and Empty Arms, J.J. Johnson, J.J. Johnson Eight Classic Albums - A Touch of Satin - 1960 (Real Gone Jazz), Sergei Rachmainoff, 4:31 min.2. The Way You Looks Tonight, Art Pepper, Surf Ride (West Coast Jazz), Jerome Kern, 3:43 min.3. In Walked Horace, J.J. Johnson, J.J. Johnson Eight Classic Albums - J.J. Inc. (Real Gone Jazz), J.J. Johnson, 5:13 min.4. Blues In The Night, Red Garland, The Jazz Giants Play Harold Arlen - LP: Soul Burnin' (Blues In The Night), Harold Arlen, 5:05 min.5. Cry Me A River, J.J. Johnson, J.J. Johnson Eight Classic Albums - First Place (Real Gone Jazz), Arthur Hamilton, 5:52 min.6. The Pot's On, Kenny Drew, The 25 Best Tunes of 1960 - LP: Undercurrent (Blue Note), Kenny Drew, 6:08 min.7. It's Only A Paper Moon, J.J. Johnson, J.J. Johnson Eight Classic Albums - First Place (1957)(Real Gone Jazz), Harold Arlen, 5:00 min.8. Tune Up, Sonny Stitt, LP: Tune Up, Miles Davis, 4:33 min.9. Blue Trombone, J.J. Johnson, J.J. Johnson Eight Classic Albums - Blue Trombone (1957)(Real Gone Jazz), J.J. Johnson, 9:19 min.