Cannonball Adderley http://news.stlpublicradio.org en The Career Of Paul Chambers http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/career-paul-chambers <p>The April 6 edition of Jazz Unlimited will be “The Career of Paul Chambers.” &nbsp;In his career from 1954-1969, bassist Paul Chambers participated in over 360 recording sessions.&nbsp; His big sound and great time made him an invaluable player.&nbsp; He was unusual because he would use the bow in some of his solos.&nbsp; He is best known for his long tenure with Miles Davis, the Red Garland Trio and the Wynton Kelly Trio.&nbsp; In this show, Chambers will also be heard with J.J. Sat, 05 Apr 2014 20:11:42 +0000 Dennis Owsley 35066 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Career Of Paul Chambers Live From The Village Vanguard-Part 1 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/live-village-vanguard-part-1 <p>Jazz Unlimited for February 9 is “Live from the Village Vanguard-Part 1.”&nbsp; We continue our survey of New York jazz clubs with the first of two parts on the Village Vanguard.&nbsp; Max Gordon started the club in 1935 and ran it until his death in 1989.&nbsp; Since then, his widow Lorraine continues to run it.&nbsp; It remains the way it was when Max died.&nbsp; The featured artists for this show, guitarist Jim Hall, the Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band, the Brad Mehldau Trio, Roy Eldridge, Coleman Hawkins, Earl Hines, the Steve Kuhn Trio, the J.J. Sat, 08 Feb 2014 16:51:21 +0000 Dennis Owsley 33569 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Live From The Village Vanguard-Part 1 The Great Jazz Soloists-Part 1 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/great-jazz-soloists-part-1 <p>On the August 4, 2013 edition of Jazz Unlimited, we begin a four part series highlighting the great jazz soloists.&nbsp; A great jazz solo is awe-inspiring, exciting, emotional and always tells a story.&nbsp; In the entire history of jazz, there may be less than 140 soloists who are consistently capable of a great solo in nearly every performance.&nbsp; We will hear some of them spotlighted tonight.&nbsp; The musicians featured include Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Lee Morgan, Woody Shaw. Sun, 04 Aug 2013 13:49:07 +0000 Dennis Owsley 28791 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org The Great Jazz Soloists-Part 1 Jazz From Clubs on the Left Coast-Part 3 http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-clubs-left-coast-part-3 <p>On Sunday, November 18, Jazz Unlimited presents "Jazz from Clubs on the Left Coast-Part 3" with music mainly from the Los Angeles area.&nbsp; Much of the music was recorded at The Lighthouse Cafe in Hermosa Beach.&nbsp; Such Artists as the Lighthouse All-Stars, Cannonball Adderley, Curtis Amy, the Jazz Crusaders, the Modern Jazz Quartet, the Ramsey Lewis Trio, Lee Morgan, Art Blakey with Keith Jarrett, Gene Harris and the Three Sounds, Joe Henderson and Elvin Jones.&nbsp; The Renaissance Coffee House in Hollywood will have music by the Red Mitchell Cello Quintet with Jim Hall, Ben Webster, Mon, 12 Nov 2012 06:15:00 +0000 Dennis Owsley 6307 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Jazz From Clubs on the Left Coast-Part 3 Jazz and Money http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/jazz-and-money <p>Money makes the world go 'round. This episode of Jazz Unlimited will feature Duke Ellington, Muggsy Sprecher, Benny Carter, Dizzy Gillespie, Count Basie and others with tunes about money.</p><p>Your financial support for St. Louis Public Radio helps keep <em>Jazz Unlimited</em> on the air.&nbsp; We hope that you are <a href="http://www.stlpublicradio.org/support">contributing</a> during the Fall Membership Campaign. Thanks to all who have contributed so far.</p> Fri, 19 Oct 2012 23:18:33 +0000 Dennis Owsley 5429 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org