Jazz Unlimited for January 4, 2015 will be “Gershwin-Part 1: Show Music.” This is the first part of a month long listen to jazz versions of Gershwin compositions. Our own Stephanie Trick, Dave Venn, Steve Schenkel, Jay Hungerford, Valerie Tichacek, Kim Portnoy, Ric Vice and Clancy Newell will be heard along with Count Basie, Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, Dexter Gordon, Oscar Peterson, Benny Goodman and Shirley Horn, among others.
The Slide Show has my photographs of some of the musicians heard on this show.
This Archive of the show will be available until the morning ot Jenuary 12, 2015.
Here are Dave Venn (p) and Dave Troncoso (b) at the old Jazz at the Bistro in 2009