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Hot Temps & Cool Jazz

06/20/12 9:00PM By George Thomas

It's VPR's Summer Membership Drive and we've got Hot Temps & Cool Jazz to inspire your financial support of your Public Radio station. Please call 1-800-639-6391 or go to VPR.net to show your support. We hear a number of classic Antonio Carlos Jobim songs and celebrate Eric Dolphy's birthday with his distinctive bass clarinet.



Too Darn Hot
Artist Name: Ella Fitzgerald
Composer: Cole Porter
Soloists: Ella Fitzgerald-Vocals ; Buddy Bergman Orchestra
CD/Album: First Lady Of Song
Record co./Cat #: Verve 314 517 898-2
Release Year: 1956


You Go To My Head
Artist Name: Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond
Composer: H. Gillespie, J. Coots
Soloists: Paul Desmond-Alto Sax ; Dave Brubeck-Piano
CD/Album: 1975 The Duets
Record co./Cat #: A&M 3290
Release Year: 1975


Something Cool
Artist Name: June Christy
Composer: Bill Barnes
Soloists: June Christy-Vocals ; Pete Rugolo and His Orchestra
CD/Album: Something Cool
Record co./Cat #: Capitol Jazz 7 96329 2
Release Year: 1953


Reflections In D
Artist Name: Duke Ellington
Composer: Duke Ellington
Soloists: Duke Ellington-Piano
CD/Album: Piano Reflections
Record co./Cat #: Capitol Jazz 7 92863 2
Release Year: 1953


Venus De Milo
Artist Name: Miles Davis
Composer: Gerry Mulligan
Soloists: Miles Davis-Trumpet ; Gerry Mulligan-Baritone Sax
CD/Album: Birth Of The Cool
Record co./Cat #: Capitol Jazz 7-92862-2
Release Year: 1949


Artist Name: The Omar Sosa Sextet
Composer: Omar Sosa
Soloists: Omar Sosa-Piano
CD/Album: Across The Divide
Record co./Cat #: HalfNote 4538
Release Year: 2009
Note: Summer Solstice


Get Out Of Town
Artist Name: Roberta Gambarini
Composer: Cole Porter
Soloists: Roberta Gambarini-Vocals ; James Moody-Tenor Sax ; Tamir Hendelman-Piano
CD/Album: So In Love
Record co./Cat #: EmArcy B0013160-02
Release Year: 2009


Heat Wave
Artist Name: Lisa Hilton
Composer: Lisa Hilton
Soloists: Lisa Hilton-Piano ; Lewis Nash-Drums ; Brice Winston-Tenor Sax
CD/Album: Sunny Day Theory
Record co./Cat #: Ruby Slippers 1011
Release Year: 2008


Corcovado (Quiet Nights Of Quiet Stars)
Artist Name: Stan Getz
Composer: Antonio Carlos Jobim-Gene Lees
Soloists: Stan Getz-Tenor Sax ; Antonio Carlos Jobim-Piano ; Joao Gilberto-Vocals, Guitar
CD/Album: Stan Getz: The Girl From Ipanema - The Bossa Nova Years
Record co./Cat #: Verve 823 611-2
Release Year: 1963
Note: Listener Request


Change Medley: There'll Be Some Changes Made / Change Partners / You've Changed / There'll Be Some Changes Made
Artist Name: Dave McKenna
Composer: Billy Higgins, W.B. Overstreet / Irving Berlin / Bill Carey, Carl Fisher
Soloists: Dave McKenna-Piano
CD/Album: An Intimate Evening With Dave McKenna
Record co./Cat #: Arbors Jazz Records 19264
Release Year: 2002


Aguas de Marco (Waters Of March)
Artist Name: Antonio Carlos Jobim & Elis Regina
Composer: Antonio Carlos Jobim
Soloists: Antonio Carlos Jobim-Piano, Vocals ; Elis Regina-Vocals
CD/Album: Elis & Tom
Record co./Cat #: Verve 824 418-2
Release Year: 1974
Note: Listener Request


O Boto
Artist Name: Brazilian Trio
Composer: Antonio Carlos Jobim
Soloists: Helio Alves-Piano ; Nilson Matta-Bass ; Duduka Da Fonseca-Drums
CD/Album: Constelacao
Record co./Cat #: Motema Music 93
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


How Insensitive
Artist Name: Virginia Schenck
Composer: Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel
Soloists: Virginia Schenck-Vocals
CD/Album: VA
Record co./Cat #: Airborne Ecstasy 1111
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


Artist Name: Red Garland Trio
Composer: Gershwin-Gershwin-Heyward
Soloists: Red Garland-Piano
CD/Album: All Kinds Of Weather
Record co./Cat #: Prestige 7148
Release Year: 1958


Alfie's Theme
Artist Name: Sonny Rollins
Composer: Sonny Rollins
Soloists: Sonny Rollins-Tenor Sax ; Kenny Burrell-Guitar ; Roger Kellaway-Piano
CD/Album: Alfie
Record co./Cat #: Impulse! 224
Release Year: 1966


Hog Callin' Blues
Artist Name: Charles Mingus
Composer: Charles Mingus
Soloists: Charles Mingus-Piano ; Roland Kirk-Tenor Sax, Manzello, Stritch ; Booker Ervin-Tenor Sax
CD/Album: Oh Yeah
Record co./Cat #: Atlantic 1377
Release Year: 1962


God Bless The Child
Artist Name: Eric Dolphy
Composer: Holiday, Herzog
Soloists: Eric Dolphy-Bass Clarinet
CD/Album: The Complete Prestige Recordings
Record co./Cat #: Prestige 4418-2
Release Year: 1961
Note: Birthday: Eric Dolphy 6.20.1928


The Peacocks
Artist Name: Stan Getz Presents Jimmie Rowles
Composer: Jimmy Rowles
Soloists: Stan Getz-Tenor Sax ; Jimmy Rowles-Piano
CD/Album: The Peacocks
Record co./Cat #: Columbia/Legacy 52975-2
Release Year: 1977


On The Sunny Side Of The Street
Artist Name: James Booker
Composer: Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh
Soloists: James Booker- Piano, Vocals
CD/Album: New Orleans Piano Wizard: Live!
Record co./Cat #: Rounder 2027
Release Year: 1977
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