Playlists with tracks by Sonny Stitt

Saturday 14th November 2020
J to Z
London Jazz Festival Highlights
5 / 14 Tracks
Julian Joseph presents music from Sarathy Korwar and more. Plus Gary Crosby's inspirations

Sonny Stitt Ornithology
Rosie Turton Expansions and Transformations: Part II
Sarathy Korwar Juggernaut
Skeltr Fire Puja
Binker Golding Strange Beautiful Remembered
Charlie Parker Segment
Steam Down Etcetera
Daniel Thorne Snowdance
Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra Once Around
Emma-Jean Thackray Rain Dance / Wisdom
Gary Crosby's Nu Troop Hamattan
Linda May Han Oh The Noise of Us
Matthew Halsall The Energy of Life
Nubya Garcia Before Us in Demerara and Caura
Sunday 1st March 2020
Jazz Record Requests
5 / 9 Tracks
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners.

Humphrey Lyttelton Bad Penny Blues
Joe Zawinul Brown Street
Bobby Wellins Fascinating Rhythm
Karen Sharp My Blue Jacket
Sonny Stitt Blues For Pres, Sweets, Ben and all the other funky ones
The Mike Gibbs Orchestra And On The Third Day
West London Rhythm Kings The Eyes Of Texas
City Ramblers Skiffle Group 2.19 Blues
Saturday 23rd March 2019
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 12 Tracks
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners, with Alyn Shipton.

Joe Temperley My Love Is Like A Red Red Rose
Duke Ellington Black And Tan Fantasy
Dave Brubeck Audrey
Glenn Miller String Of Pearls
Sonny Stitt Confirmation
Don Pullen Warriors
Duke Jordan I'm Glad I Met Pat (Take 4)
Echoes Of Ellington Jazz Orchestra Venus (From Jazz Planets)
Misha Mulov Abbado Gromit's Grand Outing
Ray Brown Somewhere Over The Rainbow
André Previn On The Street Where You Live
Sylvia McNair A Fine Romance
Saturday 31st March 2018
Gilles Peterson
14 / 40 Tracks
Northampton MC and producer Slowthai joins Gilles for words and music.

Nina Simone Baltimore
The Beginning of the End Funky Nassau
Daniel Johnston Honey I Sure Miss You
Aaron Taylor Better Days
slowthai TN Biscuits
John Coltrane So What (Live from Stockholm, 1960)
Olsen Feminine
Arthur H Tokyo Kiss
Sonny Stitt Slick Eddie
Jungle Brothers Straigh Out The Jungle
Paleman Beezledub
Cheikh Lô Boul Di Tagale
Sonnymoon Ideas
Kojey Radical Soak It Up
Pete Brandt's Method What You Are
Chip Wickham Barrio 71
L’Orange Nassara
Peven Everett Love Delicious (feat. Peven Everett)
Cleo Sol Why Don't You
The Blackbyrds Mysterious Vibrations (RSR Edit)
Maajo Defo
Prophet Insanity
Vicktor Taiwò Shovel Moonlight
Medikal Objects
Run Logan Run The Delicate Balance Of Terror
Debe No Names (feat. Debe)
WaqWaq Kingdom Pure Love
Model 86 Trauma
Ryan Porter The Psalmist
Fred Stidson Time Flows (feat. Fred Stidson)
Wilma Archer Cures And Wounds
Mr. Fingers Mysteries Of Love
slowthai North Nights
Grant Green I Don't Want Nobody To Give Me Nothing (Open The Door I'll Get It Myself) (Live)
Mr. Fingers Full Moon
slowthai The Bottom
Gregory Whitehead Come Let Us (feat. Gregory Whitehead)
slowthai Netflix
John Coltrane Introduction (by Norman Granz)
Nu Guinea Parev' Ajere
Saturday 24th March 2018
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 10 Tracks
Alyn Shipton plays music by Jamaican-born saxophonist Andy Hamilton.

Stacey Kent It Never Entered My Mind
Louis Armstrong You Rascal You
Sonny Stitt Autumn Leaves
Fats Navarro Double Talk
Hoagy Carmichael Some Days There Just Ain't No Fish
Jacques Loussier L'Ile Joyeuse
Andy Hamilton & the Blue Notes Silvershine
Django Reinhardt Reverie
Donald Lambert Pilgrim's Chorus
Duke Ellington Fleurette Africaine
Saturday 24th September 2016
Jazz Line-Up
Sound Frontiers
6 / 13 Tracks
Claire Martin introduces music from the 1940s onwards, including tracks by Stan Getz.

Charlie Parker Laura
Macy Gray Redemption Song
Neil Cowley Trio Death of Amygdala
Charlie Haden Time / Life
Charlie Parker Just Friends
Charlie Parker Summertime
Donny McCaslin Shake Loose
WDR Big Band Cologne Blue Montreux
Sonny Stitt Bebop In Pastel
Stan Getz I Remember Clifford (feat. Stan Getz)
Sarah Vaughan My Kind Of Love
Trygve Seim Seeing Double
Ryan Quigley Doctor Stage
Monday 13th June 2016
Jazz Now
Tim Garland Quartet
4 / 14 Tracks
Soweto Kinch presents Tim Garland's quartet in concert, playing tracks from the album One.

Ernest Ranglin Green Dolphin Street
Ernest Ranglin Ernest's Delight
Ernest Ranglin Ernest's Tune
Soweto Kinch The Healing
Sonny Stitt Ernest's Blues
Tim Garland Quartet Bright New Year
Tim Garland Quartet Yes To This
Tim Garland Quartet Rosa Ballerina
Tim Garland Quartet The Eternal Greeting
Tim Garland Quartet Prototype
Katie Williams Big Shoes
Tim Garland Quartet Colours Of Night
Katie Williams Eleven Tonal
Katie Williams Chance
Saturday 19th December 2015
Jazz Record Requests
11 / 14 Tracks
Alyn Shipton presents seasonal jazz and suggestions for the ten essential jazz records.

Miles Davis & Gil Evans Blue Xmas
Eivind Aarset Cameo
Bix Beiderbecke Royal Garden Blues
Dizzy Gillespie Salt Peanuts
Vincent Peirani Throw It Away
Lee Konitz Tickle Toe
Sun Ra It's Christmas Time
Mike Westbrook I See Thy Form
Sarah Vaughan I'll Remember April
Sonny Stitt Body And Soul
Stan Kenton Christmas For Moderns
Dave Bailey A Pint of Bitter
The Modern Jazz Quartet England's Carole (Got Rest You Merry, Gentlemen)
Noon Johnson Exactly Like You / Swing Out
Wednesday 28th January 2015
Gideon Coe
The Good, the Bad and the Queen in concert
21 / 43 Tracks
The Good, the Bad and the Queen in concert, plus the National, Greyhound and others.

Twerps Back To You
Sly & The Family Stone Stand
Wire Adapt
Spectres Where Flies Sleep
RM Hubbert For Maria
Big Boss Man Blow Your Own
Zarelli Soft Rains Theme
Elvis Costello & The Attractions Why Don't You Love Me (Like You Used To Do)
Songhoy Blues Irganda
Jimmy Gordon Buzzzzzz
The Mighty Lemon Drops Like Rain
Stick in the Wheel Common Ground
BJ Cole Now You See Them, Now You Don't
Sonny Stitt Blues For Prez And Bird
Red Rhodes Jay's Tune
Parastatic Oscillations
Cantaloupe Holy Cow!
Terry Edwards The Dice Man
Rozi Plain Actually
Lazarus Clamp Latch
My Bloody Valentine You Made Me Realise
Greyhound Moonwalk (Radio 1 Session, 29 Jun 1971)
Delta 5 Anticipation (Radio 1 Session, 04 Feb 1980)
Delta 5 Colour (Radio 1 Session, 04 Feb 1980)
King Tubby & The Barrett Brothers Depth Charge
The National Demons (6Music Session, 8 Apr 2013)
Greyhound Singer Man (Radio 1 Session, 29 Jun 1971)
The National Graceless (6Music Session, 8 Apr 2013)
White Fence Big blon' Baby - Riley Session 280115
goat Hide From The Sun (Anton Newcombe Remix)
William D. Drake Melancholy World (6Music Session, 7 Feb 2007)
The And It's Horrible, I Love It, What Is It? Everything Is Under Control
…And You Will Know Us by the Trail of Dead Another Morning Stoner - BBC Session 05/02/2002
Orbital Are We Here - BBC Session 03/08/1994
Bill Wells & Aidan Moffat This Dark Desire
Almon Memela The Things We Do In Soweto
The Mighty Lemon Drops Inside Out - BBC Session 05/04/1978
The Good, the Bad & the Queen The Bunting Song - The Roundhouse 2006
William D. Drake Within My Soul (6Music Session, 7 Feb 2007)
The Good, the Bad & the Queen Northen Whale - The London Round House 2006
The Good, the Bad & the Queen Behind The Sun - The London Round House 2006
The National Heavenfaced (6Music Session, 8 Apr 2013)
Loop Soundhead (Radio 1 Session, 11 Aug 1987)
Sunday 28th September 2014
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz
Sonny Stitt
3 / 4 Tracks
Geoffrey Smith selects vintage performances by saxophonist Sonny Stitt.

Dizzy Gillespie Eternal Triangle
Sonny Stitt I Got Rhythm
Sonny Stitt Blues For Bags
Dizzy Gillespie Oop-Bop-Sh'Bam
Saturday 7th June 2014
Jazz Record Requests
11 / 11 Tracks
Alyn Shipton with listeners' jazz requests, including Lionel Hampton and Ted Heath.

The Modern Jazz Quartet The Golden Striker
Clifford Brown It Might As Well Be Spring
Fats Waller Moppin' and Boppin'
Aldo Romano Caruso
Art Blakey Evans
Herbie Hancock Canteloupe Island
Sonny Stitt When Sunny Gets Blue
Fats Waller and His Continental Rhythm Ain't Misbehavin'
Georgia Brown Don't Dilly Dally On The Way
Lionel Hampton Gates Steps Out
Ken Schaphorst Bats
Saturday 25th May 2013
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 8 Tracks
Alyn Shipton presents a selection of listeners' requests in all styles of jazz.

Lester Young Sometimes I?m Happy
Artie Shaw Comin? On
Original Dixieland Jazz Band Satanic Blues
In the Country Silverspring
Art Blakey The Hub
Ken Colyer Gatemouth
Sonny Stitt S?wonderful
Benny Green See See Rider
Tuesday 26th June 2012
Jamie Cullum
Regina Spektor Interview
7 / 12 Tracks
Jamie is joined by one of his favourite singer-songwriters and pianists, Regina Spektor.

Regina Spektor Samson
Regina Spektor Open
Tom Waits Lucky Day
Neneh Cherry And The Thing Golden Heart
Eddie Lang April Kisses
Michael Garrick Trio Man, Have You Ever Heard
Sonny Stitt Surfin?
John Surman Whitman?s Wood
Louis Armstrong And Duke Ellington It Don?t Mean A Thing (If It Ain?t Got That Swing)
Ani DiFranco Napolean
Betty Carter Jazz (Ain?t Nothing But Soul)
Criolo Bogot
Sunday 15th April 2012
Clare Teal
11 / 16 Tracks
Clare Teal with the best in big band sounds from the 1930s to the present day.

Duke Ellington Satin Doll
Quincy Jones The Midnight Sun Will Never Set
Sonny Stitt Lover
Ray Anthony April In Paris
Dizzy Gillespie Yesterdays
Sonny Stitt Shine on Harvest Moon
Esquivel One for My Baby (And One More for the Road)
Pete Rugolo Dream of You
Stan Kenton I Concentrate On You
Skip Martin Can Can
Charlie Barnet Argo
Frank Comstock 720 in the Books
Sy Oliver/Norman Leyden Big Band Love
Les Brown Sir Duke
Mel Torm Comin? Home Baby
Mercer Ellington Steppin? Into Swing Society