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THE BEST OF BRITISH JAZZ from the BBC JAZZ CLUB Volume 8 - Various Artists

THE BEST OF BRITISH JAZZ from the BBC JAZZ CLUB Volume 8 - Various Artists
CD / Product Number: URCD172

Our trawl through the BBC archives has found these vinyl disc transcriptions of broadcasts made available for distribution through the BBC Transcription Unit, and this is what we have for you now as volume 8 in the popular BBC Jazz Club series. The bands here are Humphrey Lyttelton and his Band 1954 - The Sandy Brown Band 1957 and Mick Mulligan with George Melly 1958. Sit back and enjoy!



Voted in top ten best albums of 2002 Jazz Review

Tracks 1 to 12
Humphrey Lyttelton, trumpet Wally Fawkes, clarinet John Picard, trombone Bruce Turner, alto sax Johnny Parker, piano Freddy Legon, banjo, guitar Micky Ashman, bass, George Hopkinson, drums , washboard

Tracks 13 to 15
Sandy Brown Band 29.4.1957
Al Fairweather, trumpet Sandy Brown, clarinet Tim Hahn, bass Diz Disley, guitar, Gerry French, trombone Ian Armit, piano Graham Burbidge, drums Guest Red Price, tenor on tracks 14 15

Tracks 16 to 19
Mick Mulligan with George Melly 1958
Mick Mulligan, trumpet, Ian Christie, clarinet Frank Parr, trombone Bill Bramwell, guitar Ronnie Duff, piano Allan Dunnington, bass, Pete Appleby, drums George Melly, vocals tracks 18 19

1. Maryland 3.50
2. Ruritanian Blues 4.08
3. East Coast Trot 3.25
4. Froggy more 3.22
5. Last Smile Blues* 3.25
6. Shake it and Break It 4.33
7. Shi Me Sha Wabble 2.55
8. Dallas Blues 3.34
9. It’s a Thing 3.06
10. Moten Swing 3.20
11. Beale Street Blues 3.29
12. Knee Drops 3.03
13. Burgundy Street Blues 3.51
14. You’re Driving Me Crazy 2.45
15. Swinging the Blues 3.05
16. Young and Healthy 2.42
17. All I Do Is Dream of You 4.05
18. Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gives to Me 2.56
19. Beale Street Mama 3.59