The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight on Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers (Hr-2)

Aug 13, 2017

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-2, 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. 9 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album, Composer, Time length 1. Down Under, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, Mosaic, Freddie Hubbard, 5:28 min.2. East of the Sun, Stan Getz, West Coast Jazz, Bowman, 6:20 min.3. That Old Feeling, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, Three Blind Mice, Sammy Fang, 6:37 min.4. Letter From Home, Junior Mance, Junior Mance Trio at the Village Vanguard, Junior Mance, 4:50 min.5. Politely, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, The Big Beat, Hardman, 6:05 min.6. Daydream, Houston Person, Jazz For A Lazy Day (32 Jazz Compilation), Billy Strayhorn, 4:15 min.7. Lost and Found, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, The Witch Doctor, Jordan, 5:03 min.

8. Up Jump Spring, Art Blakey and his Jazz Messengers, Three Blind Mice, Freddie Hubbard, 9:48 min.