Feb 142016

i was listening to several bill charlap shows on friday, and then noticed he’d played piano also on a show i was listening to yesterday.  this is probably the best of his shows that i have, from a seed by ‘zootype’ on dime in nov 2014.  btw, Bill Charlap 2014-11-21-Scullers CD Front Insertpeter & kenny washington are not related.




bill charlap trio
live at sculler’s
allston, boston
massachusetts usa
21 november 2014
live broadcast on wgbh-hd-fm

bill charlap: piano
peter washington: bass
kenny washington: drums

disc 1 52:58 minutes
101 radio intro a 2:36
102 radio intro b 0:26
103 godchild (george wallington) 5:45
104 the best thing for you (irving berlin) 4:07
105 the blue room {rodgers and hart) 5:04
106 in the still of the night (cole porter) 11:36
107 it’s love (leonard bernstein, betty comden, adolf green) 8:26
[radio announcement removed]
108 uptown downtown (stephen sondheim) 5:52
109 too late now (burton lane) 9:01
[radio announcement removed]

disc 2 41:50 minutes
110 while we’re young (alec wilder) 7:43
111 nobody’s heart (rodgers and hart) /
– put on a happy face (charles strauss and lee adams) 11:28
112 like someone in love (jimmy van heusen) 5:17
113 cool (leonard bernstein) 6:33
[interview removed]
114 encore intro 0:14
115 – 8:27
116 radio outro 2:04

94:46 minutes

hd over fm broadcast;
hd-fm tuner>pc>stereo 16-bit 44.1 kbps wav>
tracked and edited in audio editor>wavs>
sbes repaired, checksum files and flac-8 files created in trader’s little helper
a zootype project november 2014


sample: t10 while we’re young.mp3
download: BillCharlap_2014-11-21_Scullers_BostonMA.zip

Jan 192013

i was listening to this as i slaved away late on a saturday night, and thought to myself that i’ve been listening to a fair bit of gerry mulligan lately.  so which to share here?  why not the one that i was listening to for the first time tonight…

gerry mulligan and the gerry mulligan concert jazz band
sunday, july 10, 1988 (20:30 – 21:15)
north sea jazz festival
pwa zaal
the hague, the netherlands
runtime: 55:35

source: dutch radio (dr) fm broadcast
lineage: fm > tape > cd-r > wav > flac > dime > wav > plaz_restore > flac(lvl8)

gerry mulligan (bar, ss); laurie frink, barry ries, bud burridge, gary guzio (tp); dave glenn, john fedchock, joe randazzo (tb); gary neawood, marty fogel (as), seldon powell, mark vinci (ts), tom boras (bar); bill charlap (p), dean johnson (b), bobby rosengarden (d).

1 sun on the stairs (5:46)
2 out back of the barn (6:57)
3 walk on the water (6:50)
4 bweebida bwobbida (9:10)
5 with a smile on your face (4:53)
6 absent friends (don’t go away) (5:04)
7 k-4 pacific (11:21^) [inc, tf at ~8:00]
8 line for lyons (4:29)
9 radio announcement (1:01)

^ tape flip spliced at 47:20

sample:  1 Sun on the Stairs.mp3

download: Gerry_Mulligan_Jazz_Band_1988-07-10_The_Hague.zip