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In A Mellow Tone

In A Mellow Tone
Wednesday February 6th, 2013 with Jim Reil
Music of John Kirby

For our first Black History Month program, co-host Jim Reil plays recordings from the 1930s and 1940s featuring bassist John Kirby as sideman and bandleader.
Dee Blues
THE CHOCOLATE DANDIES - Classic Coleman Hawkins Sessions 1922-1947 - Mosaic
Sweet and Hot
FLETCHER HENDERSON & HIS ORCHESTRA - Classic Coleman Hawkins Sessions 1922-1947 - Mosaic
New King Porter Stomp
FLETCHER HENDERSON & HIS ORCHESTRA - Classic Coleman Hawkins Sessions 1922-1947 - Mosaic
Queer Notions
FLETCHER HENDERSON & HIS ORCHESTRA - Classic Coleman Hawkins Sessions 1922-1947 - Mosaic
I Wish I Could Shimmy Like My Sister Kate
COLEMAN HAWKINS ORCHESTRA - Classic Coleman Hawkins Sessions 1922-1947 - Mosaic
What A Little Moonlight Can Do
TEDDY WILSON AND HIS ORCHESTRA - Best of Billy Holiday - Columbia Legacy
These Foolish Things
TEDDY WILSON AND HIS ORCHESTRA - Best of Billy Holiday - Columbia Legacy
Buzzin' 'Round With The Bee
LIONEL HAMPTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA - Complete Lionel Hampton Victor Sessions 1937-41 - Mosaic
Stompology
LIONEL HAMPTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA - Complete Lionel Hampton Victor Sessions 1937-41 - Mosaic
Muskrat Ramble
LIONEL HAMPTON AND HIS ORCHESTRA - Complete Lionel Hampton Victor Sessions 1937-41 - Mosaic
It Feels So Good
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Effervescent Blues
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Dawn on the Desert
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Anitra's Dance
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Minute Waltz
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Front and Center
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Royal Garden Blues
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Opus 5
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Rose Room
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
One Alone
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Jumpin' in the Pump Room
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Milumbu
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
You Go Your Way
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
20th Century Closet
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Temptation
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Chloe
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Can't We Be Friends?
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
I Love You Truly
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Sextet from Lucia
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Coquette
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Zooming at the Zombie
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive
Close Shave
JOHN KIRBY SEXTET - Complete Columbia & RCA Victor Recordings - Definitive