The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight on Oscar Pettiford (Hr-2)

May 21, 2017

The Feeling of Jazz, Hr-2, Program No. 287 airing May 21, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz double bassist, cellist and composer Oscar Pettiford.
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The Feeling of Jazz, program # 287 airing May 21, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz double bassist, cellist and composer Oscar Pettiford (September 30, 1922 – September 8, 1960) 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.  Tricotism, Oscar Pettiford, The Classic Albums 1953-1960 (Orig. LP: Lucky Thompson featuring Oscar Pettiford Vol. 1), Oscar Pettiford, 4:38 min.2. Brother Jack, Jack McDuff, Brother Jack, Jack McDuff, 4:03 min.3. Translation, Oscar Pettiford, The Classic Albums 1953-1960 (Orig. LP: Lucky Thompson featuring Oscar Pettiford Vol. 1), Lucky Thompson, 4:05 min.4. Have You Met Miss Jones?, Chet Baker, Smokin' With the Chet Baker Quintet, Rodgers-Hart, 6:38 min.5. Now See How You Are, Oscar Pettiford, The Classic Albums 1953-1960 (Orig. LP: The Oscar Pettiford Orchestra), Harris-Pettiford, 5:14 min.6. Younger Than Springtime, Oscar Peterson, Digital at Montreux, Rodgers-Hammerstein, 4:45 min.7. Laverne Walk, Oscar Pettiford, The Last Great Recordings by the Late Great Bassist, Oscar Pettiford, 5:18 min.8. Diana, Art Pepper, The 25 Best Jazz Tunes of 1960 (Chrome Dreams) (Orig. LP: Gettin' Together), Art Pepper, 5:08 min.9. Back at the Chicken Shack, Jimmy Smith, Back at the Chicken Shack, Jimmy Smith, 8:01 min.