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Face the Music

Face the Music with WCBN 88.3 FM7 PM Thursday February 21st 2013as many saxophonists as will fit into the hour
Shake It and Break ItSidney Bechet & his New Orleans Feetwarmers 1940
Bouncing AroundSam Morgan’s Jazz Band 1927
TrumbologyFrankie Trumbauer & his Orchestra 1927
Swingin’ Without MezzBud Freeman Trio 1938
Walkin’ the DogJames P. Johnson’s Blue Note Jazzmen 1944
Honeysuckle RoseColeman Hawkins & his All Star Jam Band 1937
Don’t Get TiredAlix Combelle et son Orchestre 1938
Squatty RooJohnny Hodges & his Orchestra 1941
Bootin’ and SwingingGene “Honeybear” Sedric & his Orchestra 1946
Warmin’ UpLeon “Chu” Berry with Teddy Wilson & his Orchestra 1936
Oh! Lady Be GoodLester Young with a small group led by Count Basie 1936
Texas ShuffleHerschel Evans with Count Basie & his Orchestra 1938
CottontailBen Webster with Duke Ellington & his Orchestra 1940
It’s Only a Paper MoonLester Young Septet 1946
Afternoon of a Basie-iteLester Young Quartet 1943
Takin’ OffCharlie Parker with Sir Charles Thompson’s All Stars 1945
Jim DawgsIke Quebec All-Stars 1945
Be-BopDon Byas with Dizzy Gillespie’s Sextet 1945
HiroshimaGene Ammons with Albert Ammons’ Rhythm Kings 1947
Jumpin’ at the WoodsideLeo Parker with Illinois Jacquet & band 1947