Playlists with tracks by Don Byas

Sunday 20th September 2020
Jazz Record Requests
4 / 11 Tracks
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners

Artie Shaw Stardust
Nina Simone Bye bye blackbird
Eric Dolphy Hat And Beard
Hank Mobley I See Your Face Before Me
Don Byas Super Session
Jasper Hoiby Song For The Bees
Sam Rivers Fuschia Swing Song
Wally Fawkes Lucky Duck
Bruce Turner Indian Summer
Cuff Billett River's Taking Care Of Me
Dizzy Gillespie Sextet The Champ (Part 1)
Thursday 21st November 2019
Composer of the Week
Mary Lou Williams (1910-1981), Music for the soul
3 / 10 Tracks
Donald Macleod's survey of Mary Lou Williams finds her writing religiously inspired jazz.

Mary Lou Williams The Devil
Mary Lou Williams Pittsburgh Mass: O.W.
Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou's Mass: Lazarus
Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou's Mass: Credo
Mary Lou Williams Mary Lou's Mass: Credo (Instrumental)
Mary Lou Williams Zodiac Suite (excerpt)
Mary Lou Williams Trio Tisherome
Don Byas New Musical Express
Howard Roberts Hymn to St. Martin De Porres
Mary Lou Williams Gloria
Saturday 9th February 2019
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz
Don Byas
10 / 13 Tracks
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz - a weekly sequence exploring what makes great jazz great music

Ben Webster I Got Rhythm
Don Byas Candy
Don Byas Old Folks
Count Basie Band Royal Garden Blues
Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra Bebop
Don Byas Byas A Drink
Don Byas St Louis Blues
Don Byas Just One of Those Things
Albert Ammons & His Rhythm Kings Blues In The Groove
Don Byas Good Bait
Ben Webster Indiana
Don Byas Rua Do Capelao
Ben Webster Lullaby To Dottie Mae
Saturday - Martin Handley
3 / 16 Tracks
Martin Handley presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

Franz Liszt Un sospiro
Modest Mussorgsky Scherzo in B flat major
Pyotr Ilyich Tchaikovsky Octcego eto prezde ne znala (Iolanta)
Don Byas St Louis Blues
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Trio for piano, clarinet and viola K498, 'Kegelstatt': II. Menuetto
Douglas Lilburn Aotearoa
Emmanuel Chabrier Scherzo-valse (Suite pastorale)
Henry Litolff Concerto Symphonique No 2 in B minor, Op. 22: Scherzo
Jacques Offenbach Ballet des flocons de neige (Le voyage dans la lune)
Johann Sebastian Bach Two-part Inventions Nos 1-4, BWV772-775
Alban Berg Seele, wie bist du schöner, Op 4 No 1 (Altenberg Lieder)
Joseph Haydn Quartet Op. 33, No. 6 in D - I: Vivace assai
Antonio Vivaldi Concerto in F major for flute, oboe, violin and bassoon, RV 99
Arcangelo Corelli Trio sonata in B minor Op.2`8
Padre Antonio Soler Keyboard Sonata No 90 in F sharp minor
Camille Saint‐Saëns Introduction et rondo capriccioso, Op 28
Saturday 18th February 2017
Jazz Record Requests
6 / 12 Tracks
Alyn Shipton presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests, including music by EST.

Bessie Smith Downhearted Blues
Oscar Peterson Night And Day
Neil Ardley Rainbow 3
Gerry Mulligan Who's Got Rhythm
Thelonious Monk Just A Gigolo
David Newman Ain't That Good News
Duke Ellington Cotton Club Stomp / Misty Morning
Eddie Thompson Trio Body And Soul
Esbjörn Svensson Mingle In The Mincing Machine
Rod Mason'S Jazz Band Potato Head Blues
Clark Terry Plus Band Swahili
Don Byas London Donnie (Londonderry Air/Danny Boy)
Sunday 1st May 2016
Guy Garvey's Finest Hour
16 / 21 Tracks
Guy plays tunes he calls Prince-fluenced, and his featured artist is DJ Shadow.

Beach House Majorette
DJ Shadow Napalm Brain - Scatter Brain
The Smashing Pumpkins Landslide
Future Islands A Dream Of You And Me
Billie Holiday All Of Me
The National Secret Meeting
Deerhoof Paradise Girls
The Bees I Really Need Love
The Kinks Victoria
Mary Lou Williams It Ain't Necessarily So
Donny Hathaway Jealous Guy
Cream I'm So Glad
Howard Jones Don't Always Look at the Rain
Canned Heat Poor Moon
Don Byas Summertime
Lou Rhodes All The Birds
Bonnie Prince Billie & The Cairo Gang Island Brothers
Posdnuos Stay The Course (feat. Talib Kweli & Posdnuos)
Cristina Dona feat. Robert Wyatt Goccia
Tom Waits And Crystal Gayle Picking Up After You
The Revolution Condition of the Heart
Sunday 28th September 2014
Guy Garvey's Finest Hour
16 / 20 Tracks
Guy chats to American singer-songwriter and Finest Hour favourite Jolie Holland.

Beck Morning
Nina Simone Sinnerman
The Beatles Good Day Sunshine
Rakim Paid In Full
John Grant TC And Honeybear
Bob Dylan Lay Lady Lay
Preservation Hall Jazz Band That's It (That's It)
Henry Mancini Lujon
The Durutti Column Sketch for Summer
G. Love & Special Sauce Rhyme for the Summertime
Jolie Holland Springtime Can Kill You
Jolie Holland The Love You Save
Jolie Holland All The Love
Karen Dalton Are You Leaving For The Country
People Under the Stairs You
Don Byas Summertime
Primal Scream Loaded (Terry Farley Mix)
Jonathan Richman That Summer Feeling
Sonny Smith Mario
Lemmy "Special" Mabaso See You Later
Saturday 6th October 2012
Jazz Record Requests
8 / 9 Tracks
Alyn Shipton presents requests, including Ray Bryant, Don Shirley and Allen Toussaint.

Allen Toussaint St James Infirmary
Don Cherry Brown Rice
Zoe Rahman Butlers of Glen Avenue
Horace Silver Filthy McNasty
Ray Bryant Me and The Blues
Don Byas (Back Home Again in) Indiana
Don Shirley No Two People
Duke Ellington & His Orchestra Wall Street Wail
Leo Watson Avocado Seed Soup Symphony Part 1
Saturday 8th October 2011
Jazz Record Requests
8 / 11 Tracks
Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

Artie Shaw Stardust
The Modern Jazz Quartet Bags? Groove
Jimmie Lunceford Annie Laurie
Lester Young Oh, Lady be Good
Amalia & Don Byas Rua do Capelao
Don Byas Indiana
John McLaughlin Loro
Big Maceo Chicago Breakdown
Ella Fitzgerald C-Jam Blues
Mart Rodger Manchester Jazz Mighty Like the Blues
Wynton Marsalis Oh, but on the Third Day (Happy Feet Blues) (JRR Signature Tune)