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The Beanstalk

Sep 25, 2021 12:00 PM โ€“ 3:00 PM

With DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant)

Episode #3

The Beanstalk
12:02 PM
Gil Evans - Buzzard Song (From "Porgy & Bess") [Master]
Gil Evans Buzzard Song (From "Porgy & Bess") [Master] Gil Evans
The Complete Columbia Studio Recordings Columbia 1996
Originally off of the Evans/Davis record "Porgy and Bess" an iconic example of Gil Evans' approach to jazz big band arranging
12:08 PM
Stan Kenton - Granada Smoothie
Stan Kenton Granada Smoothie Stan Kenton
Journey Into Capricorn Creative World 1992
Trombone Solo: Jeff Uusitalo (incredible playing, especially so uptempo)
12:14 PM
Art Blakey - ร la Mode
Art Blakey ร la Mode Art Blakey
Jazz Messengers Impulse! 1996
12:19 PM
Michael Brecker - Nothing Personal
Michael Brecker Nothing Personal Michael Brecker
Michael Brecker Impulse! 1987
12:27 PM
Charles Lloyd - Third Floor Richard
Charles Lloyd Third Floor Richard Charles Lloyd
Of Course, of Course Columbia/Legacy 1966
(actually the album A Night in Copenhagen with special Guest Bobby McFerrin)
12:35 PM
Herbie Hancock - Palm Grease
Herbie Hancock Palm Grease Herbie Hancock
Thrust Columbia/Legacy 1974
12:45 PM
Birelli Lagrene - Jack Rabbit
Birelli Lagrene Jack Rabbit
Foreign Affairs 1988
12:47 PM
Herbie Hancock - Actual Proof
Herbie Hancock Actual Proof Herbie Hancock
Thrust Columbia/Legacy 1974
12:56 PM
The Zawinul Syndicate - Carnivalito
The Zawinul Syndicate Carnivalito
Black Water
1:02 PM
John McLaughlin - Reincarnation
John McLaughlin Reincarnation John McLaughlin
Adventures in Radioland Universal Music Division Decca Records France 1993
1:06 PM
Bill Frisell - The Lone Ranger
Bill Frisell The Lone Ranger Bill Frisell
Before We Were Born Nonesuch 1989
1:12 PM
Anthony Braxton - The Bell
Anthony Braxton The Bell Anthony Braxton
3 Compositions of New Jazz Delmark 1991
1:19 PM
The Richard Davis Trio - Watergate (feat. Joe Beck & Jack DeJohnette)
The Richard Davis Trio Watergate (feat. Joe Beck & Jack DeJohnette)
Song for Wounded Knee (feat. Joe Beck & Jack DeJohnette) Ace Records 2016
1:27 PM
Television Female Vocal Choir - Kalimankou Denkou
Television Female Vocal Choir Kalimankou Denkou
La Mystรจre Des voix Bulgares V/A Nonesuch
1:34 PM
Terry Riley - Anthem of the Trinity
Terry Riley Anthem of the Trinity Terry Riley
Shri Camel Sony Classical 1980
1:46 PM
Herbie Hancock - Sly
Herbie Hancock Sly Herbie Hancock
Head Hunters Columbia/Legacy 1973
1:52 PM
John McLaughlin - Mitch Match
John McLaughlin Mitch Match John McLaughlin
Adventures in Radioland Universal Music Division Decca Records France 1993
1:53 PM
Talking Heads - Life During Wartime
Talking Heads Life During Wartime Talking Heads
Fear of Music Warner Records 1979
1:58 PM
Walter Meego - Hollywood
Walter Meego Hollywood
2008
2:03 PM
Guerilla Toss - Trash Bed
Guerilla Toss Trash Bed Guerilla Toss
Gay Disco - EP NNA Tapes 2013
2:07 PM
Jeff Snyder - Sunspots V-A
Jeff Snyder Sunspots V-A Jeff Snyder
Sunspots Carrier Records 2018
2:08 PM
Niagara Falls - Nbiru Occult
Niagara Falls Nbiru Occult
2:16 PM
John Abercrombie - Unshielded Desire
John Abercrombie Unshielded Desire John Abercrombie
Gateway ECM Records 1975
2:24 PM
Chick Corea - Sometime Ago - La Fiesta
Chick Corea Sometime Ago - La Fiesta Chick Corea
Return to Forever ECM Records 1974
2:46 PM
Pat Metheny - Bright Size Life
Pat Metheny Bright Size Life Pat Metheny
Bright Size Life ECM Records 1976
2:52 PM
Paul McCandless - St. Philomene
Paul McCandless St. Philomene
All The Mornings Bring ECM Records 1979
2:57 PM
Coleman Hawkins - Bean Stalkin'
Coleman Hawkins Bean Stalkin' Coleman Hawkins
Bean Stalkin' Fantasy Records 1988
Chat is archived.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:00:40 PM
WELCOME TO THE BEANSTALK!
Chef Emeril Lagasse 12:06:58 PM
THANK YOU
Chef Emeril Lagasse 12:07:11 PM
Nothin like listening to WPRB while wearing a WPRB phrog shirt
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:10:11 PM
Welcome!
Guelo @blindpeteband 12:13:27 PM
BEANSTALKING! loving these big band tracks. Grooving baby! Groovin!
45yoshrek 12:15:23 PM
Hi DJ Gigantor! :)
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:15:33 PM
Thanks Guelo! Kenton and Evans are both masterful arrangers, especially in the density of their horn voicings
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:15:50 PM
Hello Noshow, apologies for not having a show next week
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:15:56 PM
*last week
45yoshrek 12:16:48 PM
I'll try and forgive! I did see a clip of you playing at smalls though! Looked awesome grats :)
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:17:10 PM
Lee Morgan, Curtis Fuller, and Wayne Shorter on horns here!
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:17:36 PM
Yep, Smalls was a trippp. I was terrified the whole time, as someone may have told you
45yoshrek 12:22:44 PM
I might have heard that, but it didn't look like it at all! Maybe one day I'll be able to witness it live :)
Guelo @blindpeteband 12:28:19 PM
Smalls! congrats. Recognize this voice anywhere...
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:32:03 PM
Thank you! (it was only the jam!) but I had a blast, and yes, bobby's voice is iconic
Guelo @blindpeteband 12:33:34 PM
which instrument?
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:34:39 PM
Piano!
Guelo @blindpeteband 12:44:49 PM
( ยด โ–ฝ ` )b
Brian D 12:49:46 PM
Herbie Herbie ! Double it up. This period is so good. Grooves a mile wide and more
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 12:50:39 PM
The Birelli Lagrene Track is also a herbie hancock tune
45yoshrek 1:04:27 PM
Do you have any public playlists I could follow?
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:05:24 PM
All my playlists are on the PRB website if you look for my Show!
45yoshrek 1:06:20 PM
Thanks :)
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:10:43 PM
How are we feeling?
45yoshrek 1:11:41 PM
Studying for my exam :/ but with some nice music
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:28:17 PM
Wonderful
วษนnษ”sq๊“ณ วษฅ๊“• วสŒษ๊“ท 1:28:23 PM
Nice overlap there.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:28:50 PM
Thank you!
45yoshrek 1:34:06 PM
Sofia says Hii!
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:34:36 PM
Hi Sofia
Christine ๐ŸฆŠ 1:35:50 PM
This Terry Riley is really hitting the spot. Thanks DJ Gigantor!
Christine ๐ŸฆŠ 1:36:52 PM
Hey WPRB radio fam ๐Ÿ‘‹
วษนnษ”sq๊“ณ วษฅ๊“• วสŒษ๊“ท 1:37:09 PM
Hey. ๐Ÿ™
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:40:26 PM
Hey all!
Guelo @blindpeteband 1:40:30 PM
Great set! Loving this too
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:40:51 PM
Thanks for tuning in again Christine
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:42:34 PM
I remember hearing this for the first time on my mom's iPod Classic in the 7th grade
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 1:42:41 PM
lifechanging
jimbeaux 2:12:50 PM
Hail, Gigantor! ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒฑ๐ŸŒฑ
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 2:18:11 PM
Thanks Jimbeaux!
jimbeaux 2:34:15 PM
This is beautiful...
45yoshrek 2:35:17 PM
It is really relaxing :)
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 2:37:42 PM
A tribute to Chick Corea, who passed away in February of this year...
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 2:37:52 PM
La Fiesta is an incredible song
วษนnษ”sq๊“ณ วษฅ๊“• วสŒษ๊“ท 2:47:32 PM
That Spotted Lantern Fly PSA needs to be updated. The number and website are for Pennsylvania. Although they will kindly give you an equivalent number for New Jersey. ๐“†ฆ๐“†ฆ๐“†ฆ๐“†ฆ๐“†ฆ๐“†ฆ
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 2:48:24 PM
I see! will tell the Program Director
Shane Navoy 2:56:13 PM
before your set is up, DJ Gigantor, I wanted to say I really dug your show.
45yoshrek 2:56:48 PM
Really great show! Thanks for the nice entertainment! :)
วษนnษ”sq๊“ณ วษฅ๊“• วสŒษ๊“ท 2:56:50 PM
I agree. Finally it's on when I am awake.
DJ Gigantor (The Friendly Giant) (host) 2:56:50 PM
Thanks Shane! And everyone else in chat today