The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight on Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers (Hr-1)

Aug 13, 2017

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-1, Program No. 297 airing August 13, 2017 featured a spotlight on Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program # 297 airing August 13, 2017 featured a spotlight on jazz drummer and Jazz Messengers band leader Art Blakey (October 11, 1919 – October 16, 1990) 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. Dat Dere, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, The Big Beat, Bobby Timmons, 8:49 min.2. Blue Room, Thad Jones, Detroit-New York Junction, Rodgers-Hart, 6:49 min.3. A Little Busy, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, The Witch Doctor, Bobby Timmons, 6:13 min.4. Trinidad, Herbie Mann, Just Wailin' (New Jazz), Cal Massey, 4:28 min.5. Petty Larceny, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, Freedom Rider, Lee Morgan, 6:16 min.6. Guess I'll hang My Tears Out to Dry, Dexter Gordon, Go!, Julie Styne-Sammy Cahn, 5:20 min.

7. The Breeze and I, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, Meet You at the Jazz Corner of the World, Vol. 1; Lecuono-Stillman, 10:39 min.