Last Set at Birdland on WUOT

Fridays from 9-10 p.m.

An hour of great jazz. A production of WUOT.
 

July 2014

4    Tribute to recently departed pianist Horace Silver
11   Male vocalists of the swing era
18    Songs about summer
25    Birthdays of alto saxophonist Johnny Hodges and vocalist Annie Ross

June 2014

6     Birthday of guitarist Grant Green
13   Interview with tenor saxophonist Pete Christlieb
20  Birthday of alto saxophonist and bass clarinetist Eric Dolphy
27   Birthday of pianist Elmo Hope
 

May 2014

2   Birthdays of singer Bing Crosby and organist Groove Holmes
9    More contrafacts!
16   Birthdays of clarinetist Woody Herman and  singer Betty Carter
23   Birthday of clarinetist Artie Shaw
30   Birthdays of saxophonist Frank "Tram" Trumbauer and clarinetist Benny Goodman

April 2014 

4    Interview with tenor saxophonist Billy Harper
11  Great jazz labels:  music from Muse records
18   (Mostly saxophonists) with strings
25   Birthday of vocalist Ella Fitzgerald

March 2014 

The legacy of Candid Records under Nat Hentoff
14 Birthdays of singer Mark Murphy and  composer/arranger Quincy Jones
21 More contrafacts of "I Got Rhythm"
28 Birthday of trumpeter Thad Jones

February 2014 

7     Tribute to tenor saxophonist Yusef Lateef
14   What else:  love songs
21    Birthday of composer and pianist Tadd   Dameron
28   Contrafacts in  jazz, part 1:  tunes built on the same chords as I Got Rhythm

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