Best of Jazz Nocturne Programs Vol 1 - Sidney Bechet and Johnny Windhurst
When Sidney Bechet came to Boston to play with his New Orleans Feetwarmers in 1945 the local radio station recorded live broadcasts without commercials entitled Jazz Nocturne, and these airshots form the basis of these two CDs.
Full band personnel are Sidney Bechet reeds, Johnny Windhurst trumpet, Ray Parker piano, George 'Pops' Foster string bass, George Thompson drums.
Volume 2 is on JCCD2105
Four or Five Times
Indiana, I’ve Got A Right to Sing the Blues
Old Man River
Alice Blue Gown
I’ve Got Rhythm
Sidney Bechet Interview
Struttin’ with Some Barbeque
On the Sunny Side of the Street
My Blue Heaven
Chinatown My Chinatown