The Jazz Show Episode June 4, 2007

Broadcast on 04-Jun-2007

9:00pm - 11:59pm

Gene Ammons live in concert in Sweden. The great tenor saxophonist a year before his passing with an amazing pick-up band with ex-pat Horace Parlan(piano),Red Mitchell(bass) and a swinging unknown Ed Jones(drums). Ammons with his huge sound and bluesy concept is still an influence today and was much admired by Sonny Stitt,Sonny Rollins and all the greats."Jug" forever!

Track Listing:

Stan Getz · Sweet Rain
Con Alma
Oliver Nelson · Sound Pieces
Straight No Chaser
All God's Children
Bud Powell · Carnegie Hall 1949.
Got Rhythm
Hot House
One With One
Chet Baker · Baby Breeze
Pamela's Passion
This is the Thing.
When Your Lover Has
Sonny Rollins · Tenor Madness
Sonny Rollins · Now's The Time
The Cutting Edge
Sonny Rollins · The Cutting Edge
Charles M.
Sonny Rollins · This is What I Do.
Billie's Bounce
Gene Ammons · Live in Sweden
There is No Greater
Polkadots and
AHUS Jazz.