12th Street Jump http://kcur.org en Celebrating the Birthday Of Lee Konitz http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-lee-konitz-0 <p></p><p>This week on 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Lee Konitz with our special guest Rob Scheps. We see “Who’s Got the Blues” in South Bend and later offer a little bit of help directly to the President.</p><p>Song List:<br />Lullaby of Birdland<br />You Don’t Know What Love Is<br />The Song Is You<br />Ptah the El Daoud<br />I Concentrate On You<br />Softly As In A Morning Sunrise</p> Sun, 20 Oct 2013 20:40:07 +0000 Chris Prewitt 49239 at http://kcur.org Celebrating the Birthday Of Lee Konitz Celebrating The Birthday Of Charlie Parker http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-charlie-parker <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of the great Charlie Parker with our special guest Dan Thomas. We play a game of &ldquo;Who&rsquo;s Got the Blues&rdquo; with Chuck Haddix, and the Sax Therapist helps a Russian couple end the cold war in their bedroom.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Yardbird Suite<br />Scrapple From The Apple<br />Donna Lee<br />Ko-Ko<br />Marmaduke<br />Parker&rsquo;s Mood<br />Billie Bounce</p><p>SPOTIFY:</p><p>Charlie Parker</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:07:15 +0000 Chris Prewitt 44266 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Charlie Parker Celebrating The Birthday Of Bill Evans http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-bill-evans-0 <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Bill Evans with our special guest Michael Pagan. The gang plays &ldquo;So, What&rsquo;s Your Question?&rdquo; to learn a bit more about Bill Evans and we pay homage to the flight attendant gone wild with the &ldquo;Friggin&rsquo; Jet Blues&rdquo;.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Flip, Flop, and Fly<br />Turn Out the Stars<br />Whisper Not<br />We Will Meet Again<br />You Look Good To Me<br />Shadow of Your Smile</p><p>SPOTIFY:</p><p>Bill Evans</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:04:07 +0000 Chris Prewitt 44265 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Bill Evans Celebrating The Birthday Of Pat Metheny http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-pat-metheny-0 <p></p><p></p><p>On this week&rsquo;s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Pat Metheny with our special guest Danny Embrey. Our own Dr Pearl offers up some advice for President Obama and a lesson at Serena&#39;s School for Scat has all the politicians listening.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Snatch and Grab It<br />Bright Size Life<br />Always and Forever<br />Goodbye Pork Pie Hat<br />Giant Step<br />All the Things You Are<br />Two for the Road</p><p>SPOTIFY</p><p>Pat Metheny</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 15:00:58 +0000 Chris Prewitt 44262 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Pat Metheny Celebrating The Birthday Of Louis Armstrong http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-louis-armstrong <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of the great Louis Armstrong with our special guest Stan Kessler. A session with Dr. Pearl gets the royal baby started down the right path and Anthony Weiner is such a joke the gang just has to make fun of him.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Love Walked In<br />Hello, Dolly!<br />Struttin&rsquo; With Some Barbecue<br />Gee Baby Ain&rsquo;t I Good To You<br />On The Sunny Side of the Street<br />Stompin at the Savoy<br />When the Saints Go Marching In</p><p>Spotify:</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 14:58:11 +0000 Chris Prewitt 44261 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Louis Armstrong Celebrating The Birthday Of Hank Jones http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-hank-jones <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthdays of Hank Jones and Eddie Jefferson. We take a call-in from a musician in Erie, PA to find out &ldquo;Who&rsquo;s Got the Blues&rdquo; and the heat wave gets a theme song.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Just Squeeze Me<br />Ruby My Dear<br />Love Walked In<br />Now Is the Time<br />Soft and Furry<br />Over the Rainbow<br />You Came a Long Way from St. Louis<br />Dat Dere<br />Benny&rsquo;s from Heaven</p><p>SPOTIFY:</p><p>Hank Jones</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 14:55:12 +0000 Chris Prewitt 44260 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Hank Jones Celebrating The Birthday Of Sonny Boy Williamson http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-sonny-boy-williamson-1 <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;</span>This week, 12th Street Jump celebrates the birthday of Sonny Boy Williamson with our special guests Tom &ldquo;Trashmouth&rdquo; Baker and Sheila Bey. We play &ldquo;Who&rsquo;s Got the Blues&rdquo; to find out more about our audience and Nedra sings the &ldquo;Golf Widow Blues&rdquo;, and it has nothing to do with Tiger Woods.</p><p></p><p>Song List:</p> Thu, 03 Oct 2013 14:50:19 +0000 Chris Prewitt 44254 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Sonny Boy Williamson Hometown Jazz With Karrin Allyson http://kcur.org/post/hometown-jazz-karrin-allyson <p></p><p>Jazz and Kansas City go well together live and on the radio.</p><p>On Tuesday's <a href="http://kcur.org/programs/date"><em>Up to Date</em></a>, we talk with singer&nbsp;<strong>Karrin Allyson</strong> about her headlining kick-off for the 12th Street Jump series. Her performance Monday night is part of a series being taped for the radio show.</p><p><strong>Guest:</strong></p> Mon, 16 Sep 2013 21:00:00 +0000 Steve Kraske & Beth Lipoff 43728 at http://kcur.org Hometown Jazz With Karrin Allyson Celebrating The Birthday Of T Bone Walker http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-t-bone-walker-0 <p></p><p></p><p>On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of T Bone Walker with our special guest Bill Dye. A call in reminds us “Who’s Got the Blues” in Alaska and Dr. Pearl holds a session to help Wall Street.</p><p>Song List: I Want A Little Girl<br>Two Bones And A Pick<br>What A Little Moonlight Can Do<br>Shufflin The Blues<br>Good Morning Heartache<br>Hands Off<br>T Bone Shuffle<br><br>Spotify:<a href="http://open.spotify.com/user/1254332218/playlist/2tblwNUdOmAjoojyDu9vEO"> T Bone Walker</a></p> Fri, 31 May 2013 19:59:13 +0000 Chris Prewitt 37716 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of T Bone Walker Celebrating The Birthday Of Fats Waller http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-fats-waller <p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Fats Waller. Dr. Pearl helps Keith Richards deal with change and a parody considers what Fats Waller might say about all the present day misbehavin’.</p><p>Song List:<br>Jitterbug Waltz<br>Squeeze Me<br>Your Feet’s Too Big<br>One Note Samba<br>Let’s Face the Music and Dance<br>Come On A My House<br>Honeysuckle Rose<br>Scrapple From the Apple</p><p>SPOTIFY LINK: <a href="http://open.spotify.com/user/1254332218/playlist/0ZINKws1vSkT21fojnW90F">Fats Waller</a></p> Fri, 31 May 2013 19:03:14 +0000 Chris Prewitt 37712 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Fats Waller Celebrating The Birthday Of Big Joe Turner http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-big-joe-turner-0 <p></p><p>On this weeks’ archive episode of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Big Joe Turner. We play a game of questions with 12th Street Jump’s own Joe Cartwright and send the learned out into the world with the “Graduation Blues”.</p><p>Song List:<br>Jumpin’ the Blues<br>Flip, Flop, and Fly<br>Tight<br>Trouble In Mind<br>Roll’em Pete<br>One Note Samba<br>Shake, Rattle, and Roll</p><p>Spotify: <a href="http://open.spotify.com/user/1254332218/playlist/6e7DyILXMZhELEQRgcyLIm">Big Joe Turner</a></p> Sat, 18 May 2013 18:48:06 +0000 Chris Prewitt 37711 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Big Joe Turner Celebrating The Birthday Of Irving Berlin http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-irving-berlin <p>On this weeks’ archive episode of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Irving Berlin. The cast plays a game of “So, What’s Your Question?” to reveal a few lesser known facts about Irving Berlin.</p><p>Song List:<br>Overhand<br>What’ll I Do<br>Let’s Face the Music and Dance<br>It Ain’t Necessarily So<br>Dat Dere<br>Blue Skies<br>Little Joe</p><p>Spotify:<br><a href="http://open.spotify.com/user/1254332218/playlist/5IuNagyR4vmRfpnvVXaSZX">Irving Berlin</a></p> Sat, 11 May 2013 14:50:39 +0000 Chris Prewitt 36712 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Irving Berlin Celebrating Jeff Hamilton http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-jeff-hamilton <p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the music of Jeff Hamilton with our special guest, the man himself, Jeff Hamilton. We find out what gives Jeff the blues and learn a whole lot more with a game of “So, What’s Your Question”.</p><p><u>Song List:</u><br>Gravy Waltz<br>I Love Being Here With You<br>Little Rootie Tootie<br>Bye Ya<br>Whisper Not<br>Poinciana<br>But Not For Me</p><p>Spotify Link:<br><a href="http://open.spotify.com/user/1254332218/playlist/1z02FtXyiqCPFU3fSEuTpI">Jeff Hamilton</a></p> Sat, 04 May 2013 16:49:22 +0000 Chris Prewitt 36260 at http://kcur.org Celebrating Jeff Hamilton Celebrating The Birthday Of Charles Mingus http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-charles-mingus-0 <p></p><p></p><p>On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Charles Mingus with our special guest Steve Lambert. Our own psychologist, Dr. Pearl, helps Anne Romney with her hubby and then Serena’s School for Scat helps makes sense of the senseless.</p><p>Song List: Living Without You Reincarnation of a Lovebird Love For Sale Fables of Faubus Remember Rockefeller at Attica Nostalgia in Times Square</p> Sat, 27 Apr 2013 20:38:11 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35579 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Charles Mingus Celebrating The Birthday Of Herbie Mann http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-herbie-mann <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Herbie Mann with our special guests, Rob Scheps and Jerry Dodgion. Our resident psychologist, Dr. Pearl helps the President and a parody about spring allergies gets messy.<br><br>Song List:<br>Memphis Underground<br>Bird of Beauty<br>Pink Panther<br>Theme Hatari<br>The Days of Wine and Roses<br>Dreamsville<br>Comin’ Home Baby</p> Sat, 20 Apr 2013 20:32:22 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35578 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Herbie Mann Celebrating The Birthday Of Freddie Hubbard http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-freddie-hubbard-0 <p></p><p></p><p>On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Freddie Hubbard with our special guest Stan Kessler. The gang checks in with Dr. Pearl as she takes a direct call from George W and we preview the new Jazzmark cards to celebrate Jazz Month.<br><br>Song list:<br>52nd &amp; Broadway<br>Upjump Spring<br>Stolen Moments<br>Skydive<br>Bolivia<br>Birdlike</p> Sat, 13 Apr 2013 20:26:47 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35577 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Freddie Hubbard Celebrating The Birthday Of Joe Sample http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-joe-sample <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the music of Joe Sample with our special guest, the man himself, <a href="http://open.spotify.com/user/1254332218/playlist/2gpRFCreVApP4nyFeh8QUk">Joe Sample</a>. We find out what gives Joe the blues and learn a whole lot more with a game of “So, What’s Your Question”.</p><p>Song List:<br>One Day I’ll Fly Away<br>Put It Where You Want It<br>Nica’s Dream<br>Soul Shadows<br>It Happens Everyday<br>Street Life</p> Sun, 07 Apr 2013 20:19:19 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35576 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Joe Sample Celebrating The Birthday Of Thad Jones http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-thad-jones-0 <p></p><p></p><p>On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Thad Jones with our special guest, Stan Kessler. We find out what gives Stan Kessler the blues and then Serena’s School For Scat helps clear up political jargon.</p><p>Song List:<br>Unchain My Heart<br>Three In One<br>A Child Is Born<br>Scrapple From The Apple<br>Whisper Not<br>Like Someone In Love<br>Jive Samba</p> Sat, 30 Mar 2013 20:07:33 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35570 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Thad Jones Celebrating The Birthday Of Randy Brecker http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-randy-brecker <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the music of Randy Brecker with Randy himself. A game of “So, What’s Your Question” and a parody about Randy’s blues, reveals even more about this jazz great.</p><p>Song List:<br>Red Top<br>All Or Nothing At All<br>Just Friends<br>Cherokee<br>Musician’s Ol Lady Blues<br>Someday My Prince Will Come<br>Blues Walk</p> Sat, 23 Mar 2013 20:00:01 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35568 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Randy Brecker Celebrating The Birthday Of Nat King Cole http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-nat-king-cole-0 <p></p><p></p><p>On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Nat King Cole with our special guest Lonnie McFadden. The gang checks in with Dr. Pearl as she helps Sarah Palin &amp; Rush Limbaugh, but that won’t stop a parody about “All That Trash”.<br>Song list:<br>Poinciana<br>Unforgettable<br>All That Jazz<br>L. O. V. E.<br>Smile<br>Route 66</p><p></p> Sat, 16 Mar 2013 19:47:22 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35567 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Nat King Cole Celebrating The Birthday Of Wes Montgomery http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-wes-montgomery-1 <p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Wes Montgomery with our special guest, Danny Embry. The Dr. Pearl appointment helps Angelina Jolie and Serena’s School for Scat explains the rise of gas prices.</p><p>Song List:<br>Janine<br>Gone With the Wind<br>You’re Everything<br>If You Could See Me Now<br>Con Alma<br>Dearly Beloved</p><p></p> Sat, 09 Mar 2013 19:31:52 +0000 Chris Prewitt 35565 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Wes Montgomery Celebrating The Birthday Of Dexter Gordon http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-dexter-gordon <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Dexter Gordon with our special guest, Jim Mair. Dr. Pearl grabs a drink with Marco Rubio and the Sax Therapist helps a couple kickstart their engine.</p><p><strong>Song List:</strong><br>On The Trail<br>Body &amp; Soul<br>Fried Bananas<br>Mean To Me<br>I Told You So<br>Long Tall Dexter<br>One For My Baby</p> Sun, 24 Feb 2013 17:54:14 +0000 Chris Prewitt 33292 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Dexter Gordon Celebrating The Birthday Of Nancy Wilson http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-nancy-wilson <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Nancy Wilson with our very own Nedra Dixon. We find out what gives Nedra the blues and we play a game of “So, Whats Your Question?” to learn a few lesser known facts.</p><p><strong><u>Song List</u></strong><br>Kidney Stew<br>Moondance<br>Wild Is The Wind<br>Willow Weep For Me<br>All Of You<br>You’d Be So Nice To Come Home To</p> Sat, 23 Feb 2013 17:00:53 +0000 Chris Prewitt 32518 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Nancy Wilson Celebrating The Birthday Of Wycliffe Gordon http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-wycliffe-gordon <p></p><p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the music of Wycliffe Gordon with our special guest, Wycliffe himself. There’s an old fashioned cutting contest, a blues jam custom made for Wycliffe, and Nedra’s man delivers another sad Valentine.</p><p><u>Song List:</u></p><p>I’m Beginning To See The Light<br>I Cover The Waterfront<br>Blue n’ Boogie<br>Now Is The Time<br>Basin Street Blues<br>Hello Pops<br>Swing That Music</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 19:46:51 +0000 Chris Prewitt 31929 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Wycliffe Gordon Celebrating The Birthday Of King Curtis http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-king-curtis-0 <p></p><p> This week on 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of King Curtis with our special guest Jim Mair. A session with Dr. Pearl gets some much needed help to women married to Washington, and the alliterative Sax Therapist starts a Pensacola pair playing perfectly, post political prudeness.</p><p><strong>Song List:</strong><br>I Want A Little Girl<br>Night Train<br>After Hours<br>Sister Sadie<br>Ode To Billie Joe<br>Hey Bartender</p> Wed, 13 Feb 2013 17:33:11 +0000 Chris Prewitt 31928 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of King Curtis Celebrating The Birthday Of Charlie Musselwhite http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-charlie-musselwhite <p></p><p></p><p>This week on 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Charlie Musselwhite with our special guests Bill Dye and Trashmouth Baker. The gang sings about their Super Bowl Blues and Charlie Musselwhite himself calls in to let us know what gives him the blues.</p><p><u>Song List:</u></p><p>Outskirts of Town<br>The Blues Overtook Me<br>Willow Weep For Me<br>Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean<br>Christo Redemptor<br>Movin and Groovin<br>Memphis Charlie<br>Just Your Fool</p> Thu, 24 Jan 2013 20:38:02 +0000 Chris Prewitt 31406 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Charlie Musselwhite Celebrating The Birthday Of Stephane Grappelli http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-stephane-grappelli <p></p><p>On this week’s archive edition of 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Stephane Grappelli with our special guest Marvin Gruenbaum. The gang checks in with Dr. Pearl as she helps celebrities with famous issues and before the end of the hour, Serena’s School for Scat straightens out crooked politicians.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Thou Swell<br>Pent Up House<br>Minor Swing<br>Sweet Georgia Brown<br>Pennies From Heaven<br>Makin’ Whoopee<br>It Don’t Mean A Thing</p><p></p> Tue, 22 Jan 2013 19:16:05 +0000 Chris Prewitt 30757 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Stephane Grappelli Celebrating The Boswell Sisters http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-boswell-sisters <p>This week on 12<sup>th</sup> Street Jump we celebrate the Boswell Sisters with our special guests Victor &amp; Penny featuring Erin McGrane and Jeff Freling. To learn more about Erin we play “Who’s Got the Blues” and we all have a sugar low as we sing a parody to help deal the biggest bake sale in history.</p><p>Song List:</p><p>Good Morning Blues</p><p>I’ll Never Say Never Again</p><p>Object Of My Affection</p><p>Comes Love</p><p>I’m Gonna Sit Right Down And Write Myself A&nbsp; Letter</p><p>If It Ain’t Love</p><p>Love Me Or Leave Me</p><p>Way Back Home</p> Sat, 08 Dec 2012 20:38:02 +0000 Chris Prewitt 29151 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Boswell Sisters Celebrating The Birthday Of Dizzie Gillespie http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-dizzie-gillespie <p>On this week’s archive edition of 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Dizzy Gillespie with our special guest Stan Kessler.</p> Mon, 22 Oct 2012 18:56:15 +0000 Chris Prewitt 26376 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Dizzie Gillespie Celebrating The Birthday Of Thelonious Monk http://kcur.org/post/celebrating-birthday-thelonious-monk <p>This week on 12th Street Jump we celebrate the birthday of Thelonious Monk with our special guest Dave Chael.</p> Mon, 15 Oct 2012 18:19:49 +0000 Chris Prewitt 26021 at http://kcur.org Celebrating The Birthday Of Thelonious Monk