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Harry Karalis


22nd February

Show Playlist
  • Special Guest Joseph Tawadros talks about upcoming shows at Birds Basement. Plus- Middle Eastern/Medditeranean Jazz, Classic Jazz, Dizzy Gillespie and more...
  • Joseph Tawadros: Phoenix. Double Bass – John Patitucci, Drums – Jack DeJohnette, Electric Guitar – John Abercrombie, Req, Bendir - James Tawadros, Oud – Joseph Tawadros.
  • Joseph Tawadros Interview Part 1 of 2.
  • Joseph Tawadros: Friendship. Joseph Tawadros solo Oud
  • Joseph Tawadros Interview Part 2 of 2
  • Joseph Tawadros: On The Flipside. Joseph Tawadros oud, Veronique Serret violin, 6 string violin Luke Howard piano, Damian de Boos-Smith electric guitar), James Greening trombone, James Tawadros Egyptian percussion
  • Lebanese Traditional, arranged by Alekos Vretos: Lamma Badda Yatathana Alekos Vretos Oud Eleni Vassileiadi Qanun Charis Lambrakis Nay Dimitris Christopoulos Double Bass Kostas Meretakis Percussion (Bendir, Durbuka, Riq)
  • Ethotrio: Bells. Yuval Ashkar Oud, Ben Robertson bass, David Jones drums percussion.
  • Greek Suite, Part II -1. Lyrics By – Lina Nikolakopoulou Music By – Nikos Kypourgos : Vlefaro Mou (Oh Eyelid). Saxophone, Flute, Tárogató [Tarogato] – Charles Lloyd , Voice – Maria Farantouri. Lyre [Lyra] – Socratis Sinopoulos, Double Bass – Reuben Rogers, Piano – Jason Moran, Piano [Additional Piano], Arranged By [Arrangements Of The Greek Suite] – Takis Farazis, Drums – Eric Harland,
  • Greek Suite, Part II -2 Traditional From Smyrna: Margaritarenia Saxophone, Flute, Tárogató [Tarogato] – Charles Lloyd , Voice – Maria Farantouri. Lyre [Lyra] – Socratis Sinopoulos, Double Bass – Reuben Rogers, Piano – Jason Moran, Piano [Additional Piano], Arranged By [Arrangements Of The Greek Suite] – Takis Farazis, Drums – Eric Harland,
  • Greek Suite, Part II -3. Traditional From Dodecanese Islands: Thalassaki Mou (My Little Sea).
  • Sokratis Sinopoulos: Transition. Double Bass – Dimitris Tsekouras Drums – Dimitris Emmanouil Lyre [Lyra] – Sokratis Sinopoulos Piano – Yann Keerim
  • Boudleaux Bryant; Felice Bryant: Raining In My Heart. Hetty Kate vocals, Dale Lindrea tenor guitar, Dean Hilson sax, Vinnie Bourke trumpet, Steve Purcell double bass, Sharky Ramos drums
  • Julien Wilson: This is Always. Julien Wilson- Tenor Sax/Clarinet, Barney McAll - Grand Piano, Jonathan Zwartz - Acoustic Bass, Allan Browne - Drums & Cymbals.
  • Ellington, Duke (arr. Sauter, Eddie): It Don't Mean A Thing (If It Ain't Got That Swing). Trumpet – Dizzy Gillespie, Tenor Saxophone – Stan Getz, Piano – Oscar Peterson, Bass – Ray Brown, Drums – Max Roach, Guitar – Herb Ellis.
  • Holiday, Billie: God Bless the Child. Sonny Rollins – tenor saxophone, Jim Hall – guitar, Bob Cranshaw – bass, Harry "H.T." Saunders – drums.
  • (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart): I Didn't Know What Time It Was. Lester Young -saxophone, Roy Eldridge -trumpet, Vic Dickenson -trombone, Teddy Wilson -piano, Freddie Green -guitar, Gene Ramey -bass, Jo Jones -drums.
  • Michael League: Shofukan. Michael League – bass guitar, Moog keybass, Mike Maher – trumpet, flugelhorn, Jay Jennings – trumpet, flugelhorn, Chris Bullock – tenor sax, bass clarinet, flute, Bob Reynolds – tenor saxophone, Yannick Hiwat – violin, Tessel Hersbach – violin, Mara Tieles – viola, Susanne Rosmolen – cello, Bill Laurance – piano, keyboards, Justin Stanton – keyboards, trumpet, Cory Henry – keyboards, Shaun Martin – Moog talkbox, keyboards, Bob Lanzetti – electric guitar, Mark Lettieri – electric guitar, Chris McQueen – electric guitar, baritone guitar, Larnell Lewis – drums, Julio Pimental – percussion, Steven Brezet – percussion, Nate Werth – percussion.
  • Steve Hunter:Trellis (Reprise Vamp). Bass – Steve Hunter, Drums, Percussion, Cajón – James Hauptmann, Electric Guitar, Acoustic Guitar – James Muller, Piano, Electric Piano, Organ – Matt McMahon.

  • 15th February

    Show Playlist
  • Original Tuxedo Jazz Band & Celestins Original Tuxedo Orchestra
  • Bessie Smith Fletcher Henderson et al
  • Friars Society Orchestra
  • wolverine orchestra
  • KING OLIVERS CREOLE JAZZ BAND 1923
  • "Snake Rag
  • JELL ROLL MORTON piano solos
  • CLARENCE WILLIAMS AND HIS ORCHESTRA
  • 'CUSHION FOOT STOMP

  • 8th February

    Show Playlist
  • Intro: Tonight featuring 2LP compilation entitled Seven Wonders:- Australian musicians making up the jazz, soul, groove music scene
  • The Rookies - True Realm of the Coin. Greg Sher - Alto Saxophone, Tom Sly – Trumpet, Joel Trigg – Piano, Oscar Neyland - Double Bass, Chris Cameron - Drums and Cymbals.
  • Laneous - Sooki the Love Dog
  • Godtet - Women's Choir
  • Barney McAll - Sweet Water
  • WVRBVBY (pronounced WAR BABY) - Custard Shoulder.
  • Greg Sheehan, Vinod Prasanna, Perrin Moss: Improvisation #2. Greg Sheehan percussion, Vinod Prasanna flute, Perrin Moss drums.
  • Jazz Party - Waiting
  • 30 -70 - Drifting. Allysha Joy - Vocals Jarrod Chase - Rhodes Tom Mansfield - Guitar and Synthesizers Ziggy Zeitgeist - Drums and Percussion Henry Hicks - Bass
  • I Hold The Lions Paw: Bones. Feat. Tariro Mavondo
  • Thelonious Monk: Bright Mississippi. Piano Monty Alexander, tenor saxophonist Wayne Escoffery, and trombonist Andrae Murchison.
  • Joel Ross:Is It Love That Inspires You Bass – Benjamin Tiberio, Drums – Jeremy Dutton, Vibraphone – Joel Ross.
  • Stephan Crump: Synapse. Stephan Crump Bass, Liberty Ellman acoustic guitar, Jamie Fox electric guitar.
  • Teus Nobel: Crush. Double Bass, Electric Bass – Jeroen Vierdag Drums, Glockenspiel, Effects – Tuur Moens Piano – Alexander van Popta Trumpet, Flugelhorn – Teus Nobel
  • Parker, Charlie: Cosmic Rays (take 2 - master). Charlie Parker, sax. Charlie Parker Quartet .
  • Parker, Charlie: Kim (take 4 - master). Charlie Parker, sax. Charlie Parker Quartet .
  • Parker, Charlie: Mohawk (take 3 alt - LP). Charlie Parker and His Orch .
  • Gillespie, Dizzy: Disorder at the Border. Dizzy Gillespie, tpt. Jazz Ensemble .
  • Timmons, Bobby: Dat Dere. Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers .
  • Stephen Magnusson: Langsam. Julien Wilson - Saxophones / Bass Recorder / Buttons, Stephen Magnusson - Guitars / Knobs, Barney McAll - Piano / Keyboards / Chucky, Mark Helias - Basses, Jim Black - Drums / Percussion / Toys.

  • 1st February

    Show Playlist
  • Intro: 2109 review all Australian, 2020 new release and more..
  • Joel Trigg: Primate Equilibrium Platform. Greg Sher - Alto Saxophone, Tom Sly – Trumpet, Joel Trigg – Piano, Oscar Neyland - Double Bass, Chris Cameron - Drums and Cymbals.
  • Robbie Finch: Clouds From Higgins. Bede Ford-Gaddes – trumpet, Callum Mintzis – trombone, Paul Kascamanidis – guitar, Robbie Finch – double bass, Lewis Pierre-Humbert – drums.
  • Julien Wilson: I Believe this Belongs to You. Julien Wilson - soprano and tenor saxophones / clarinet / effects, Craig Fermanis - electric guitar, Christopher Hale - bass guitar, Hugh Harvey - drums and percussion.
  • Julien Wilson Craig Fermanis Christopher Hale Hugh Harvey: Jetsam.
  • Carl Morgan: Intro. Carl Morgan – Guitar, Voice, Sam Anning – Double Bass, Acoustic Guitars (Datameta), Rajiv Jayaweera – Drums.
  • Sam Anning: Datameta. Carl Morgan – Guitar, Voice, Sam Anning – Double Bass, Acoustic Guitars, Rajiv Jayaweera – Drums.
  • Keller, Andrea: Grateful, Hopeful, Joyful. Julien Wilson – tenor saxophone & clarinet, Andrea Keller – piano, Sam Anning – double bass.
  • Andrea Keller: SNAFU. Andrea Keller – piano, Christopher Hale – bass guitar, James McLean – drum set.
  • Chris Lewis: Spirit at 672. Chris Pappas tenor sax, Christopher Skepper trumpet/flugelhorn, Nashua Lee guitar, John O'Hagan bass, Chris Lewis drums / percussion.
  • Brad Mehldau, lyric K. Berardi: Lament for Linus. Kristin Berardi - Voice, Sam Anning - Double Bass, Featuring Andrea Keller piano.
  • Giraud/Drejac/Gannon: Under Paris Skies. Voice - Hetty Kate, Guitars - James Sherlock, Double Bass - Ben Hanlon.
  • Johnathan Zwartz: And in the Night Comes Rain. Mike Nock - piano, Hamish Stuart - drums, Julien Wilson - tenor saxophone and effects, Jonathan Zwartz - double bass.
  • Barney McAll: As The Flow Cries. Barney McAll - Celeste, Keyboards, Organ, Percussion, Virgin Keys, Waves Of Nightingales Theo Carbo - Guitar, Percussion, Kalimba, Broken Guitar, Textures Felix Bloxsom - Marimba, Kalimba , Percussion Grace Robinson - Vocals
  • Ben Winkelman: Window Shopping. Ben Winkelman - piano, Matt Penman - bass, Obed Calvaire - drums.
  • Chano Pozo, Gil Fuller: Tin Tin Deo. Alto Saxophone – Mike Goldberg Baritone Saxophone – Joel Davie Bass – Mert Oliver Bass [Added Rhythm For The Latin Music] – Tom McKay Congas [Added Rhythm For The Latin Music] – "Bovino", George Caldwell (2) Drums – Joe Timer Percussion [Added Rhythm For The Latin Music] – Jack Franklin Piano – Larry Eanet Piano [Added Rhythm For The Latin Music], Percussion [Added Rhythm For The Latin Music] – Ed Dimond Tenor Saxophone – Angelo Tompros, Jim Parker, Spencer Sinatra Timbales [Added Rhythm For The Latin Music] – Buddy Rowell Trombone – Earl Swope, Dick Leith*, Rob Swope Trumpet – Al Porcino, Bob Carey, Bunny Aldhizer, Chas. Frankhauser*, Ed Leddy, Marky Markowitz Trumpet, Vocals – Dizzy Gillespie
  • Charlie Haden: Spiritual. Christopher Hale bass guitar.
  • Martin Lillich: Voices Remembered. Martin Lillich solo bass

  • 25th January

    Show Playlist
  • Various artist, 2019 review plus more :)
  • Carousel On Fire Taylor Davis - piano Rob Hamilton - double bass Liam Hogan - drums
  • Jamie Oehlers: The Uncanny. Jamie Oehlers - Saxophone, Ricki Malet - Trumpet, Harry Mitchell - Rhodes, Zac Grafton - Bass, Ben Vanderwal - drums.
  • Tal Cohen: Hachlata. Jamie Oehlers sax and Tal Cohen piano.
  • Davis, Angela: Circuit for Three. Angela Davis, sax., Sam Anning, db., Tony Gould, pno.
  • Cole corter: Get Out Of Town Hetty Kate vocals, James Sherlock guitars, Ben Hanlon bass.
  • Chidzey, Alinta: I Got You. Alinta Chidzey, voc. Alinta and the Jazz Emperors .
  • Kristin Berardi: He Was A Loaded Gun. Kristin Berard vocals, Sam Anning bass.
  • Julien Wilson Interview Part 1
  • Julien Wilson Craig Fermanis Christopher Hale Hugh Harvey: We don't have to... Julien Wilson - soprano and tenor saxophones / clarinet / effects, Craig Fermanis - electric guitar, Christopher Hale - bass guitar, Hugh Harvey - drums and percussion.
  • Julien Wilson Interview Part II
  • Hamish Stuart: Any Heart. Mike Nock - piano, Hamish Stuart - drums, Julien Wilson - tenor saxophone and effects, Jonathan Zwartz - double bass.
  • Julien Wilson: We Shall Rise Again. Mike Nock - piano, Hamish Stuart - drums, Julien Wilson - tenor saxophone and effects, Jonathan Zwartz - double bass.
  • Julien Wilson Interview Part III
  • Nascimento, Milton: Clube da esquina #2. Julien Wilson, sax., Stephen Grant, piano accordion, Stephen Magnusson, gtr. Julien Wilson Trio .
  • Julien Wilson Interview IV
  • Henry Franis Lyte: Psalm103 [ft Grace Robinson & Julien Wilson]. Barney McAll - Celeste, Keyboards, Organ, Percussion Virgin Keys, Waves Of Nightingales, Theo Carbo - Guitar, Percussion, Kalimba, Broken Guitar, Textures, Julien Wilson - Tenor Sax. Plus...

  • 18th January

    Show Playlist
  • Wolfgang Tratner
  • Wybe Buma tpt Wim Kolstee tb jan Morks cl Dim Kesber cl sop sax Joop Schrier p Andre Westendorp d
  • The Quintetet of the Hot Club of France
  • sIDNEY bECHET
  • as for items DUTCH SWING COLLEGE BAND 1856
  • Wolfgang Tratner tpt
  • Chris Barber

  • 11th January

    Show Playlist
  • JAZZ IN BRITAIN PIONEERS 1927 1938
  • Ken Clyer,Chris Barber, Lonnie donegan
  • JOHN mayall,ERIC clapton,ROD stewart
  • Chris Barber, Ottelie Patterson, monty Sunshine
  • Acker Bilk
  • Bilk ,Ball
  • Barber
  • Lonnie Donegan,Nancy Whiskey
  • John Mayall,Peter Green
  • John ayall & the Bluesbreakers Capitol Theatre , New jersy in 1985

  • 4th January

    Show Playlist
  • BENNY GOODMAN LIVE AT CARNEGIE HALL
  • Jelly Roll Morton
  • King Oliver
  • King Oliver louis Armstrong
  • Memphis Minnie
  • Acker Bilk
  • Bix Beiderbeck
  • Miles Davis
  • John Lewis Milt Jackson Percy Heath Connie Kay

  • 28th December

    Show Playlist
  • STORYVILLE ALLSTARS with Beverley Sheehan
  • Alan Brown
  • Geoff Bull,Tom Baker,Len Barnard, Kate Dunbar
  • The Fireworks Jazz Band , John Gill,Tom baker's San Francisco Jazz band
  • fRANK TRAYNOR
  • Allan Brownes New Orleans Rascals
  • aAdes Monsbourgh
  • Dick Huges pn Dr A J Bruce Johnson tpt Chris Tapperell t sax Don Heap bass Alan Geddes drums
  • Tom Baker
  • Graeme Bell
  • GEOFF BULL,S OLYMPIA JAZZ BAND
  • Judith Durham & Ron Edgeworth