The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-2 on The Modern Jazz Quartet (Hr-1)

May 20, 2018

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-1, Program No. 322 airing May 20, 2018 featured a spotlight on on The Modern Jazz Quartet.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program # 322 airing May 20, 2018 featured a spotlight on on The Modern Jazz Quartet (also "MJQ," consisting of Milt Jackson - vibraphones, John Lewis - piano/arranger/musical director, Percy Heath - double bass and Connie Kay - drums, performing over a 40-year span from 1952 into the 1990s) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth. 

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

1. Ralph's New Blues, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige and Pablo Recordings, Milt Jackson, 7:09 min.2. Flight to Jordan, Duke Jordan, Flight to Jordan, Duke Jordan, 5:33 min.3. Bags' Groove, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige and Pablo Recordings, Milt Jackson, 5:19 min.4. Tanga, Ray Brown Trio, Telarc Jazz (Orig. LP: Don't Get Sassy), Bauza, 4:04 min.5. Bags' New Groove, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige and Pablo Recordings, Milt Jackson, 4:15 min.6. Remember, The Gil Evans Orchestra, Gil Evans and Ten, Irving Berlin, 4:30 min.7. Topsy, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige and Pablo Recordings, Edgar Battle-Eddie Durham, 4:40 min.8. My Heart Belongs to Daddy, Dizzy Gillespie, Anything Goes: The Cole Porter Songbook Instrumentals, Cole Porter, 5:59 min.9. D and E, The Modern Jazz Quartet, The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige and Pablo Recordings, John Lewis, 8:27 min.