The Feeling of Jazz – Spotlight-2 on Gigi Gryce (Hr-2)
The Feeling of Jazz, program # 280 airing February 12, 2017 featured a spotlight on American jazz saxophonist flautist, clarinetist, composer, arranger, and educator Gigi Gryce (born George General Grice Jr.; November 28, 1925 – March 14, 1983) in music presented by Kent Lindquist, while co-host Bill Satterlee was off this week. Engineered by Dave Woodworth.
9 p.m. Hour – Music by Title, Artist, Album, Composer, Time length
1. Frankie And Johnny, Gigi Gryce, Eight Classic Albums – The Hap’ Nin’s (1960), (Traditional), 7:33 min.
2. Dawn Ray, Ray Charles, The 100 Best Jazz Tunes of the 1950’s (1957-1958), Ray Charles, 5:02 min.
3. A Night In Tunisia, Gigi Gryce, Eight Classic Albums, Dizzy Gillespie-Frank Paparelli, 5:11 min.
4. Georgia On My Mind, Ben Webster, The Jazz Giants Play Hoagy Carmichael (Stardust), Hoagy Carmichael, 6:39 min.
5. Stupendous-Lee, Art Farmer-Gigi Gryce, Eight Classic Albums – When Farmer Met Gryce (1964), Gigi Gryce, 5:44 min.
6. Joy Spring, Gary Burton, The 25 Best Jazz Tunes of 1961 (Chrome Dreams), Clifford Brown, 3:43 min.
7. Steppin’ Out, Gigi Gryce-Donald Byrd, Eight Classic Albums – Modern Jazz Perspective (1957), Gigi Gryce, 5:26 min.
8. Over The Rainbow, Gigi Gryce-Donald Byrd, Eight Classic Albums – Jazz Lab (1957), Yip Harburg-Harold Arlen, 8:17 min.