Results for "Danish Radio Big Band"
by Arthur R George
That jazz appeals to younger audiences, is fun, and not so serious, is more than a mere notion, materializing in, of all places, South Korea. The Jarasum Jazz Festival created there by promoter In Jae Jin has become one of the largest in Asia by hosting a multi-day event which features camping, western and Korean performers, ...
In the years preceding the mid-1940s, the powerful American Federation of Musicians prohibited records from being played on sizable radio stations. The union had no problem with records being sold in stores to consumers or being played on jukeboxes. Consumers paid for the right to play them at home as often as they wished, and jukebox ...
Label: Storyville Records
Track listing: I’ll Be Home For Christmas; Jingle Bells; Deck The Halls; It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas; It Came Upon The Midnight Clear; Chop Chop (The Xmas Tree); It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year; I Pray On Christmas; Snowfall; This Christmas; When You Wish Upon A Star.
Label: Storyville Records
Track listing: Disc 1: The Early Years 1964-74 – It’s the Talk of the Town; Ray’s Idea; My Old Flame; Zoot; To og to er fem; Malaguena; Stella by Starlight; Yesterdays; Things Ain’t What They Used to Be; Cry Me a River; Stompy Jones; Did You Call Her Tonight; Old Folks; Tempus Incertum Remanet Part 1; Bojangles; But Not for Me; Once I Loved. Disc 2: Thad Jones 1978; First UK Tour 1987 – The Farewell; Kids Are Pretty People; I Got Rhythm; Ebbe Skammelson; Dancing Girls; A Good Time Was Had By All; Say It; Malus Scorpio Ritus; Crackdown; Vismanden. Disc 3: Home and Abroad 1991-96 – Nervous Charlie; Day Dream; Dedicacion a Santo Domingo; I Put a Spell on You; City Life; Right On – Off; You Don’t Know What Love Is; All of Me; But Beautiful; Capt. Coe’s Famous Racearound; Fools Rush In; Was It You? Disc 4: Django Bates, Bob Brookmeyer, Eliane Elias Australia 1997 – Once a Penguin, Always a Penguin; The Strange Voyage of Donald Crowhurst; Nights at the Circus; Just Kiddin’; So in Love; One Side of You; The Pathfinder; Dear Lord; Wild Bill. Disc 5: Silvana Malta, Niels Jorgen Steen, Martial Solal 1997-99 – Triple Metamorphosis; Suingando; Back to Brazil; In a Mellow Tone; Second Line; The Governor; DRJO No. 1; Monster Piece; El Coulisse. Disc 6: Thomas Clausen, Palle Mikkelborg, Jim McNeely & Michel Camilo 1999-2004 & 2014 – Time Remembered; Oktober Nat; Show Type Tune; The Forest; Those Who Build; Joy; Hotter Than That; The Power and the Glory; Why Not.
by Chris Mosey
Despite the fact that Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald and Dave Brubeck all successfully recorded Yuletide songs, jazz still enjoys a problematic relationship with the so-called festive season. The trouble no doubt is that Christmas is so quintessentially square or unhip. What self-respecting hipster would dream of walking in a winter wonderland or taking ...
by Jack Bowers
To mark its fiftieth anniversary in 2014, the Danish Radio Big Band produced a wide-ranging six-CD set encompassing highlights from the years 1964-2014 while spotlighting a number of well-known guest artists from the U.S. and elsewhere. The band is heard in studio and in concert, at home and abroad, and is sometimes referred to as the ...
by Dave Wayne
Back in the day, record companies would occasionally issue Greatest Hits" compilation albums. Usually cheaply packaged (no gatefold, no credits, no liner notes, etc.), these collections were a convenient way to have all of an artist's big hits (plus some filler) in one convenient location. Record companies reaped huge profits from these collections and, perhaps, took ...
by Karl Ackermann
In the early twentieth century, at a time when the Russian composer Igor Stravinsky was barely known, he had already composed the celebrated works Firebird (1910) and Petrushka (1911). The 1913 work, The Rite of Spring, was to become renowned both as a ballet and as a stand-alone orchestral score. The Paris premier at the newly ...
Label: Storyville Records
Track listing: CD1: It’s The Talk Of The Town; Ray’s Idea; My Old Flame; Zoot; To Og To Er Fem (Two And Two Are Five); Malaguena; Stella By Starlight; Yesterdays; Things Ain’t What They Used To Be, Cry Me A River; Stompy Jones; Did You Call Her Tonight; Old Folks; Tempus Incertum Remanet Part One; Bojangles; But Not For Me; Once I Loved. CD2: The Farewell; Kids Are Pretty People; I Got Rhythm; Ebbe Skammelsen; Dancing Girls; A Good Time Was Had By All; Say It; Malus Scorpio Ritus; Crackdown; Vismanden. CD3: Nervous Charlie; Day Dream; Dedicacion a Santo Domingo; I Put A Spell On You; City Life; Right On – Off; You Don’t Know What Love Is; All Of Me; But Beautiful; Capt. Coe’s Famous Racearound; Fools Rush In; Was It you? CD4: Once A Penguin, Always A Penguin; The Strange Voyage Of Donald Crowhurst; Just Kiddin’; So In Love; One Side Of You; The Pathfinder; Dear Lord; Wild Bill. CD5: Triple Metamorphosis; Suingando; In A Mellotone; Second Line; The Governor; DRJO No. 1; Monster Piece; En Coulisse. CD6: Time Remembered; Oktober Nat; Show Type Tune; The Forest; Those Who Build; Joy; Hotter Than That; The Power And The Glory; Why Not.