Jazz Today #18 12/26/1957


Episode #18 of "Jazz Today" with Bill Coben on KOMO, Seattle. This was broadcast and recorded on December 26, 1957, in full-track mono at 7.5ips on a reel of Scotch 190. This tape was severely affected by mold, but was able to be safely cleaned and transferred on a 4-track stereo TEAC A6300 deck.  Track listing: 1) Opening announcements (0:00-1:56) 2) Dave Brubeck Quartet - "Pennies from Heaven" (1:56-8:06) 3) Discussion (8:07-8:46) 4) Rainier Beer jingle, long version (8:47-9:46) 5) Chatter (9:47-10:46) 6) Ella Fitzgerald - "Ridin' High" (10:47-14:06) 7) Banter (14:07-14:51) 8) The Modern Jazz Quartet - "Variation No. 1 on 'God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen'" (14:52-19:46) 9) Discussion, plug for Rainier Brewery tours (19:47-21:12) 10) Chet Baker - Hugo Hurwhey (21:13-25:41) 11) Chatter (25:42-26:44) 12) Shorty Rogers - "Lotus Bud" (26:45-31:47) 13) Rainier Beer jingle, short version (31:48-32:18) 14) Rainier Beer plug, discussion (32:19-33:24) 15) Jay & Kai - "It's Sand, Man!" (33:25-37:28) 16) Closing announcements (37:29-38:13) 17) Jimmy Yancey - Unknown Partial Song (38:14-39:07) 18) Credits (39:08-end)

This recording is part of the Old Time Radio collection.