This show was 1st in the global community radio chart, 6th in the global radioshow chart and 17th in the global jazz chart.
November birthday salutations this week on G&M. Saxophonists: Phil Woods (roarin’), Gigi Gryce, Paul Desmond, Coleman Hawkins (the first jazz tenor sax solo recording); trumpeters/cornetists Nat Adderley. Muggsy Spanier, Don Cherry; vocalists Janet Lawson (you gotta hear this one!), Chris Connor (classic Atlantic side) & Joe Turner; pianists Ellis Marsalis, George Cables, Art Hodes, Willie ‘The Lion’ Smith, Billy Strayhorn (duet with Ellington) & Jacky Terrasson; clarinetists Alvin Batiste & Don Byron; flautist Hubert Laws; trombonist Roswell Rudd. Enjoy the show!