Jazz Profiles playlist for 01/09/2011

Amelia Steinman
Artist Title Album Label Link
Louis Armstrong Sweethearts on Parade; Just A Gigolo The Great Soloists-1925-1932 Featuring Louis Armstrong
Louis Armstrong and his Sebastian New Cotton Club Orchestra I'm A Ding Dong Daddy The Genius of Louis Armstrong Volume 1: 2923-1933
Benny Goodman Ooh-Oh-Boom!; Always and Always; Make Believe; The Blue Room The Complete Benny Goodman, Volume V
Benny Goodman Quartet Sweet Lorraine; The Blues In My Flat The Complete Benny Goodman, Volume V
Benny Goodman Quartet Shine; You're Driving Me Crazy Jerry Newhouse Presents: Benny Goodman His Orchestra, Trio & Quartet 1938-39
Benny Goodman Quartet My Melancholy Baby; Dizzy Spells Benny Goodman: The Small Groups
Benny Goodman Trio Exactly Like You Benny Goodman: The Small Groups
Benny Goodman Quartet Vibraphone Blues Benny Goodman: The Small Groups
Benny Goodman Quintet I Cried For You Benny Goodman: The Small Groups
Lionel Hampton Ring Dem Bells; Don't Be That Way; Shoe Shiner's Drag; Memories of You; When Lights Are Low; I've Found a New Baby Ring Dem Bells
Lionel Hampton and his Sextette Lost Love; Bogo Jo; Now That You're Mine The Last But Not the Least Volume 6
Lionel Hampton & his Orchestra Million Dollar Smile; The Lamplighter; Overtime; Tempo's Boogie Steppin' Out Vol. I (1942-1945)
Lionel Hampton All Stars Star Dust Gene Norman Presents The "Original" Star Dust
Lionel Hampton Rag Mop; Sad Feeling; Hamp's Gumbo Sweatin' With Hamp
Lionel Hampton Real Crazy; More Crazy; More and More Crazy In Paris
Lionel Hampton Pig Ears & Rice; Imagination; Air Mail Special; Midnight Sun; The Blues Ain't News To Me; Swingin' On C The Blues Ain't News To Me
Lionel Hampton and Stan Getz Jumping At the Woodsie; Cherokee; Ballad Medley Hamp and Getz
Art Tatum, Lionel Hampton, Buddy Rich Trio What is This Thing Called Love; I'll Never Be the Same; Makin' Whoopee Tatum/Hampton/Riche
Lionel Hampton 'Round Midnight; But Beautiful; Just You, Just Me Golden Vibes: Lionel Hampton with Reeds and Rhythm
Lionel Hampton Cute; Swingle Jingle; Taste of Honey You Better Know It!!!
Benny Goodman Quartet I'll Get By; Four Once More Together Again
Lionel Hampton and Svend Asmussen Air Mail Special; As Time Goes By; Avalon; Flyin' Home As Time Goes By

Today's subject was Lionel Hampton, legendary jazz vibraphonist. The show surveyed his early work as percussionist and vibraphonist in big bands, through his playing in Benny Goodman's small groups, to his career as bandleader and frequent collaborator.