The Jazz Show Episode September 3, 2007

Broadcast on 03-Sep-2007

9:00pm - 11:59pm

Frank Foster is one of the great underrated exponents of the tenor saxophone and is also a wonderful writer and arranger.He entered the New York scene in the early 50's and played with and recorded with such legends as pianists Elmo Hope and Thelonious Monk but opted for the security of the Count Basie Band for over 10 years. After leaving Basie he led is own ensembles such as the one heard on tonight's feature called "Manhattan Fever"...Marvin Stamm on trumpet, Garnett Brown on trombone, Richard Wyands on piano, Bob Cranshaw on accoustic bass and Mickey Roker on drums and featuring five compositions and six arrangements and the mighty tenor saxophone of Frank Foster.

Track Listing:

No Passport Required
Ian McDougall · No Passport Required
Part 1,2 and 3.
The Stcks
Cannonball Adderley · Money in the Pocket
Requiem for a Jazz
Fiddler on the Roof.
Unit #7(Cannon"s
Save Your Love for Me
Nancy Wilson/ · Together
Never Will I Marry
Cannonball Adderley
The Old Country
Wail, Frank, Wail.
Elmo Hope/ · Hope Meets Foster
Scandia Skies
Frank Foster · The House That Love
Lionel Hampton · Hamp in Sweden
Blue Boy
Little Miss No Nose
Frank Foster · Manhattan Fever
Manhattan Fever
You Gotta be Kiddin'
Seventh Avenue Bill