JRR 050323

JRR 050323 International Women’s Day programme


Artist               International Sweethearts of Rhythm

Title                Vi Vigor

Composer       Maurice King

Album             The Women

Label               RCA/Bluebird

Number          ND86755 Track 11

Duration         2.56

Performers    Tex Stansbery, Tiny Davis, Nora Lee McGhee, Floye Dryer, t; Julia Travick, Helen Jones, Ima Belle Byrd, tb; Vi Burnside, Colleen Murray, Myrtle Young, Willie Mae Lee, Jacqueline Dexter, reeds; Jackie King, p; Carlene Ray, g; Edna Smith, b; Pauline Braddy, d. 14 Oct 1946



Artist               Marian McPartland

Title                I Hear Music

Composer       Burton Lane / Frank Loesser

Album             Hickory House Trio – Reprise

Label               Concord

Number          4853-2 Track 1

Duration         6.04

Performers    Marian McPartland, p; Bill Crow, b; Joe Morello, d. Birdland, NY, 16 Sept, 1998.



Artist               Irene Kral

Title                Lucky To Be Me / Some Other Time

Composer       Bernstein/Comden/Green

Album             Where Is Love?

Label               Choice

Number          CRS1012 Side 2  Track 2

Duration         6.41

Performers    Irene Kral, v; Alan Broadbent, p. Dec 1974.



Artist               Helena Kay

Title                Da Dratsie

Composer       Helena Kay

Album             Golden Sands

Label               Sulis

Number          Track 5

Duration         5.52

Performers    Helena Kay ts; Peter Johnstone, p; Calum Gourlay, b; David Ingamells, d. 2022



Artist               Jessica Williams

Title                Ain’t Misbehavin’

Composer       Waller / Razaf / Brooks

Album            Ain’t Misbehavin

Label               Candid

Number          CCD797763 Track 9

Duration         3.43

Performers    Jessica Williams, p; Oxford, 10 March 1996.



Artist               Sweet Emma Barrett

Title                Chinatown My Chinatown

Composer       Schwartz / Jerome

Album             Sweet Emma the Bell Gal

Label               Riverside

Number          OJCCD 1832-2 Track 2

Duration         3.54

Performers    Emma Barrett, p; Percy Humphrey, t; Willie Humphrey, cl; Jim Robinson, tb; Manny Sayles, bj; McNeal Breaux, b; Cie Frazier, d. 25 Jan 1961



Artist               Marian Montgomery

Title                Sweet Georgia Brown

Composer       Bernie / Casey / Pinkard

Album             That Lady From Natchez

Label               Audiophile

Number          ACD 296 Track 3

Duration         5.42

Performers    Marian Montgomery, v; Tom Fischer, ts; Laurie Holloway, p; Bill Huntingdon, b; Gerald French, d. 1997.



Artist               Shirley Scott

Title                Hip Soul

Composer       Stanley Turrentine

Album             The Prestige Records Story

Label               Prestige

Number          4PRCD 4426-2 CD 3 Track 9

Duration         6.29

Performers    Shirley Scott, org; Stanley Turrentine, ts; Herb Lewis, b; Roy Brooks, d. 2 June 1961



Artist               Carol Kidd

Title                A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square

Composer       Stanley Myers

Album            Dreamsville

Label               Linn

Number          AKD 325 Track 2

Duration         2.41

Performers    Carol Kidd, v; Paul Harrison, p; Nigel Clark, g; Mario Caribe, b; Alyn Cosker, d. Jan 2007



Artist               Emily Remler

Title                East To Wes

Composer       Emily Remler

Album             East To Wes

Label               Concord

Number          CCD 4356 Track 8

Duration         6.12

Performers    Emily Remler, g; Hank Jones, p; Buster Williams, b; Marvin Smitty Smith, d. May 1988.



Artist               Cecile McLorin Salvant

Title                Melusine

Composer       Ceclie McLorin Salvant

Album             n/a (this is a single release preview)

Label               Nonesuch

Number          preview – single track

Duration         3.12

Performers    Cecile McLorin Salvant, v, 2023.