Playlists with tracks by Lee Konitz

Sunday 17th May 2020
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 10 Tracks
Jazz records from across the genre, as requested by Radio 3 listeners.

Miles Davis Moon Dreams
Cleo Laine Turkish Delight
Claude Thornhill Yardbird Suite
Larry Bunker All The Things You Are
Lee Konitz Kind Folk
Elliott Zigmund Night And Day
Lee Konitz I Fall In Love Too Easily
Billy Banks and his Rhythmakers Oh Peter
Duke Ellington Thanks For The Beautiful Land On The Delta
Chet Baker I Can't Get Started
Saturday 2nd May 2020
J to Z
Lakecia Benjamin Home Session
10 / 14 Tracks
Saxophonist Lakecia Benjamin performs in session and shares her musical inspirations.

John Coltrane My Favourite Things
Johnny Hartman How Sweet it is to Be in Love
The Oscar Peterson Trio Brotherhood of Man
Lee Konitz You Go To My Head
Lakecia Benjamin My Favourite Things
Ndudozo Makhatkini Unyazi
Ohad Talmor Kayeda
Rachel Therrien Parity
Charles Mingus Track A: Solo Dancer
Simone Baron Valsa
Fred Hersch Begin Again
Gilfema Teke
Village of the Sun Ted
Igor Stravinsky Adoration of the Earth (The Rite of Spring)
Wednesday 22nd April 2020
Gideon Coe
Sonet is the Label Of Love
21 / 39 Tracks
As many records as we can manage including sessions and concerts from the BBC archive.

Bob Dylan Girl From The North Country
Hawkwind Master of the Universe
Hank C. Burnette Spinning Rock Boogie
The Phantom Love Me
Randy Newman Gone Dead Train
Mongo Santamaría Cold Sweat
The Soft Boys The Queen Of Eyes
Roy & Millie We'll Meet
Cabaret Voltaire Nag Nag Nag
Lee Konitz Five, Four And Three
Jake Thackray Country Girl
Shop Assistants Train From Kansas City
NUMBer Titan Shuff
Carwyn Ellis Cherry Blossom Promenade
The Triffids Keep Your Eyes On The Hole (Radio 1 Session, 20 May 1986)
Isan Paintchart (Radio 1 Session, 14 Feb 1999)
Peter Sellers Oh! Lady Be Good
D L Menard And Eddie Jeune Mistake I Made - BBC Session 26/04/1990
The Triffids Kelly's Blues (Radio 1 Session, 20 May 1986)
Isan Timbremaid (Radio 1 Session, 14 Feb 1999)
D L Menard And Eddie Jeune Wildwood Flowers - BBC Session 26/04/1990
The Wildebeasts Motorhead
Darren Hayman Curl Up
Jessica Pratt This Time Around
Dogstar Summer
Joe McPhee Shaky Jake
Tami Neilson Tell Me That You Love Me
Dyani/Temiz/Feza Idyongwana
LaVern Baker My Time Will Come
The Monochrome Set BID Spells Bid (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 15 Apr 1980)
Ela Minus They Told Us It Was Hard but They Were Wrong
bdrmm Happy
The Monochrome Set Apocalypso (Radio 1 Session, 15 Apr 1980)
Erland Cooper Peedie Breeks
Ben Lukas Boysen Clarion
The Monochrome Set Love Zombies (Radio 1 John Peel Session, 15 Apr 1980)
Fred Wesley Breakin' Bread
Nadia Reid Preservation (6 Music Session, 2 Jun 2016)
Nadia Reid Richard (6 Music Session, 2 Jun 2016)
Saturday 18th April 2020
Gilles Peterson
Record Store Day 'Mailout' Special and PAN Label Focus
27 / 58 Tracks
Gilles celebrates records, record shops and record labels on what should be RSD 2020.

Grace Jones Pull Up To The Bumper
Doris You Never Come Closer
Ian Dury & The Blockheads Reasons To Be Cheerful, Part 3
Steely Dan The Fez
Tricky Aftermath
The Real Thing Can You Feel The Force
Light of the World Swingin'
Medium Medium Hungry So Angry
Minnie Riperton Oh By The Way
Abdullah Ibrahim Ishmael
Betty Carter Open The Door
DJ Mitsu The Beats Underwater Beauty
Robbie Basho Green River Suite
Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids Tango Of Love
Willis Jackson Nuthern Like Thuthern
Beggars and Co Chant No.1 (feat. Beggars and Co)
MC Solaar Listen (feat. MC Solaar)
DJ Mitsu The Beats Prototype
Robbie Basho Leaf In The Wind
J.R. Bailey Just Me 'N You
Ryo Kawasaki RIP Truth is The Key (feat. Ryo Kawasaki RIP)
Jamie xx Idontknow
Binker Golding Ted
Miles Davis The Big Green Serpent
Emma-Jean Thackray Movementt
Society Of Seven Summertime
Jaubi Impressions (feat. Jaubi)
Black Fairy Black Land Of The Nile
Fontella Bass Evolution
Joe Armon-Jones Starting Today (Live at Maida Vale 2018)
Bobby Hamilton Quintet Priscilla
Nap King Cole Fly (Apple Pie)
Frank Zappa Little House I used to Live (Live at Fillmore East/1971)
The Blacks Unlimited Gwindingwi Rine Shumba
Laneous Elsewhere
Cecilia Lost Little Thing (Dear Prudence E.G.O)
Oneness of Juju Soledad Brothers (Live At The East)
The JK Group Jazz Trip
Lee Konitz Five, Four and Three RIP
Clap! Clap! Mandragora
Paul Hardcastle Time Machine (feat. Paul Hardcastle)
Hailu Mergia Bayne Lay Yihedal
The JK Group Fitchie
A Certain Ratio Waterline
Creation Station Can't You See
Pinty E's
Henry Grimes RIP Upper Egypt and Lower Egypt (feat. Henry Grimes RIP)
Abdullah Ibrahim Africa
LYAM Whydontifeel
David Bowie Love Is Lost (Hello Steve Reich Mix by James Murphy for the DFA Edit)
Project X Pysch
Trees Speak Tear Kisser
Max Roach Abtrutions
Dhaima Don't Feel No Way
RAH Band Perfumed Garden
Ian Wilson Straight From The Heart
Axel Boman Eyes Of My Mind
Maya Law Fantasies
Saturday 15th February 2020
J to Z
Michael Janisch Band in session
5 / 11 Tracks
Live music from bassist Michael Janisch, plus Joe Lovano?s inspirations.

Ornette Coleman Law Years
Michael Janisch Band Pop
Lee Konitz A Minor Blues
Joe Lovano and Enrico Rava Secrets
Thad Jones and Mel Lewis Band Don't Git Sassy
John Coltrane Vigil
Michael Janisch An Ode To A Norweigian Strobe
Michael Janisch Start
Moses Boyd Y.O.Y.O
Joy Ellis Daffodils
Sarah Vaughan I Didn't Know About You
Saturday 12th October 2019
J to Z
Yazz Ahmed and Kurt Rosenwinkel
6 / 13 Tracks
Trumpeter Yazz Ahmed in session and guitarist Kurt Rosenwinkel shares inspiring tracks.

Miles Davis Milestones
John Coltrane The Night Has a Thousand Eyes
Art Blakey Minority
Yazz Ahmed 2857
Freddie Hubbard Sister Stine
Kurt Rosenwinkel Caipi
Kevin Eubanks Opening Night
Lee Konitz Odjenar
Yazz Ahmed Lahan Al-Mansour
Michael Janisch An Ode To A Norweigian Strobe
Yazz Ahmed A Shoal of Souls
Kevin Hays & Lionel Loueke Milton
Anona Trio Lawns
Saturday 13th July 2019
J to Z
Denys Baptiste in concert
9 / 16 Tracks
Saxophonist Denys Baptiste reimagines the music of John Coltrane's late period in concert.

Lee Konitz Palo Alto
John Coltrane Evidence
Bheki Mseleku Supreme Love
Denys Baptiste Transition
Joachim KĂĽhn Food Stamps On The Moon
Jeremy Pelt The Rodin Suite Pt.1 'L'appel aux Armes'
Denys Baptiste Peace On Earth
Dizzy Gillespie Algo Bueno (Woody'n You)
Pedrito MartĂ­nez Cosas del Amor
Keith Jarrett Part II a
Rebecca Nash Tumbleweed
Pedro Martins Origem
Benny Moré Dolor y Perdon
Linda May Han Oh Au Privave
Glenn Gould Prelude & Fugue No. 9 in E Major, BWV 854: Fugue
Denys Baptiste After The Rain
Wednesday 8th August 2018
Gideon Coe
Label of Love is Saravah
13 / 42 Tracks
Maximum Joy, The Superimposers, Mikey Dread, The Lucid Dream, and The Sabres of Paradise.

Baby Huey Hard Times
The Cramps I was a Teenage Werewolf
The Clash If Music Could Talk
The Beach Boys The Warmth Of The Sun
Elvis Presley I'm Movin' On
Lee Konitz Five, Four And Three
The Crystalites The Bad
Juniore Magnifique
Spare Snare I Am God
Bodines Therese
The Orchids I Never Learn
Superimposers The Northern Song (6 Music Session, 20 Feb 2009)
Brigitte Fontaine L'Ete L'Ete
The Sabres of Paradise Stanshalls Lament - BBC Session 13/03/1995
Lulu School Break Dancing (Stealing My Love From Me)
Superimposers Kicking Around (6 Music Session, 20 Feb 2009)
Caetano Veloso Alfomega
The Sabres of Paradise Blackfriars Sunday - BBC Session 13/03/1995
Maximum Joy Searching For A Feeling (Radio 1 Session, 15 Apr 1982)
Dennis Bovell Aged Dub
The Webs It's So Hard To Break A Habit
Maximum Joy Up Yer Egos (Radio 1 Session, 15 Apr 1982)
Desmond Dekker & The Aces My Lonely World (To Sir With love)
Virginia Wing Be Released
Maximum Joy In The Air (Radio 1 Session, 15 Apr 1982)
The Cool Greenhouse The End Of The World
Yo La Tengo Shades Of Blue
Mikey Dread Parrot Jungle (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1982)
Erland Cooper Shalder
Mikey Dread Problems (Radio 1 Session, 23 Aug 1982)
Exit-omni Found
Naná Vasconcelos Toshiro
Barney Wilen Africa Freak Out
The Lucid Dream The Emptiest Place (6 Music Session, 26 Feb 2014)
Four Tet Scientists
Onipa Woza
Baroque Jazz Trio Delhi Daily
The Lucid Dream Moonstruck (6 Music Session, 26 Feb 2014)
International Teachers of Pop Age Of the Train
Richmond Fontaine Dream Of the City And The City Itself
Bob & Earl Don't Ever Leave Me
The Magnetic Fields Summer Lies
Saturday 23rd December 2017
Jazz Record Requests
A Bach Christmas
1 / 10 Tracks
Suggestions for jazz and Bach, presented by Alyn Shipton.

Benny Goodman Bach Goes to Town
Cyrus Chestnut Baroque Impressions
Bill Evans Valse
Tim Garland Concerto for Soprano Saxophone - Homage to Father Bach, Movt. 3
Fats Waller Bach Up To Me
The Swingle Singers Fugue in C Minor
Lee Konitz Two Part Invention, No 1 - Allegro
Django Reinhardt Improvisation Sur le Premier Mouvement du Concerto en Re Mineur de J S Bach
Jaco Pastorius Chromatic Fantasy / Blackbird
Uri Caine Variations 36, 37 & 38
Monday 20th March 2017
Jazz Now
Primitive London
5 / 13 Tracks
Soweto Kinch presents a concert given in Birmingham by Anglo-French band Primitive London.

Lee Konitz Thingin
Lee Konitz Darn That Dream
Lee Konitz Kary's Trance
Lee Konitz Cherokee
Soweto Kinch The Healing
Primitive London Carwash
Primitive London Not a Boogie/Loose Ends
Primitive London Compression
Primitive London Sixty-Four
Primitive London Bass and Drums
Primitive London De Brouillard
Primitive London Savage Planet
Primitive London Untitled
Saturday 28th January 2017
Jazz Line-Up
Tony Kofi Quartet
3 / 16 Tracks
A performance given by saxophonist Tony Kofi in tribute to pianist Thelonious Monk.

Mike Westbrook She Loves You
Lee Konitz Gundula
Morten Schantz Dark Matter
Tony Kofi Quartet Light Blue
Danilo PĂ©rez Think Of One
Wayne Shorter A Remark You Made (feat. Wayne Shorter)
Danilo PĂ©rez Panamonk
Seckou Keita Dary
Tony Kofi Quartet Thelonius
Amit Friedman Candombe
Tony Kofi Quartet Thelonius / Brilliant Corners
Andy Bey River Man
Tony Kofi Quartet Crepuscule With Nellie
Charlie Haden’s Liberation Music Orchestra Silent Spring
Tony Kofi Quartet Trinkle Tinkle
Danilo PĂ©rez Orbits (feat. Danilo PĂ©rez)
Monday 9th January 2017
Jazz Now
Hans Koller, Lee Konitz
7 / 12 Tracks
Soweto Kinch presents the quartets of pianist Hans Koller and saxophonist Lee Konitz.

Lee Konitz East 32nd
Lee Konitz Invitation
Hans Koller Heart and Soul
Lee Konitz Cherokee
Lee Konitz Subconscious-Lee
Soweto Kinch The Healing
Lee Konitz Thingin'
Nerija Redamancy
Nerija Valleys
Nerija Pinkham V
Hans Koller Ohr/Uhr
Hans Koller Chasing The Unicorn
Tuesday 3rd January 2017
Jamie Cullum
Looking Forward to 2017
6 / 13 Tracks
Jamie Cullum presents an hour of classic jazz and new releases.

Louis Armstrong I've Got The World On A String
Meshell Ndegeocello Please Don't Let Me Be Misunderstood
George Benson Bluesadelic
Miles Davis Miles Runs The Voodoo Down
Ella Fitzgerald Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered
Lee Konitz Cherokee
Madison McFerrin No Time To Lose
Tigran Hamasyan The Cave Of Rebirth
Daymé Arocena Mambo Nama
Tinariwen Hayati
Dinosaur Awakening
Trygve Seim Part III
Django Bates Beloved Senza Bitterness
Sunday 20th December 2015
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz
9 / 10 Tracks
Geoffrey Smith's Christmas miscellany includes music from Lee Konitz and Norma Winstone.

Ray Charles & Betty Carter Baby It's Cold Outside
James P. Johnson Snowy Morning Blues
Lee Konitz All of Me
James P. Johnson Jingles
Buddy Rich Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea
Jazz at the Philharmonic All-Stars Embraceable You
Phil Woods & Gordon Beck Petite Chanson
Bill Harris and Friends Just One More Chance
Clarence Williams' Jazz Kings Candy Lips
Norma Winstone Joy Spring
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
Noon Johnson Exactly Like You / Swing Out
Dave Bailey A Pint of Bitter
The Modern Jazz Quartet England's Carole (Got Rest You Merry, Gentlemen)
Saturday 5th September 2015
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 11 Tracks
Alyn Shipton's selection includes music by Lee Konitz and Miles Davis.

Miles Davis All Blues
Madeleine Peyroux No More
Ben Webster Danny Boy
Acker Bilk That Old Devil Called Love
Lee Konitz Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Big Joe Turner Lovin' Mama Blues
Henry "Red" Allen and His Orchestra Swing Out
Kenny Wheeler Sweet Time Suite: Part 1 - Opening
Michael Gibbs Sister Sadie
Paul Eshelby & James Pearson Autumn Leaves
Ted Heath & His Music Love For Sale
Sunday 19th April 2015
Geoffrey Smith's Jazz
Lee Konitz
9 / 11 Tracks
Saluting alto saxophonist Lee Konitz, who came to fame with Miles Davis and Stan Kenton.

Miles Davis Move
Lee Konitz I Remember You
Lee Konitz Struttin' With Some Barbecue
Lee Konitz Quintet Figure And Spirit
Stan Kenton Lover Man
Lee Konitz Lullaby Of Birdland
Claude Thornhill Yardbird Suite
Gerry Mulligan Too Marvellous For Words
Lee Konitz Dearth of a Nation
Lennie Tristano Quintet Subconcious Lee
Lee Konitz Blues For Bird
Sunday 7th April 2013
Jazz Line-Up
Martin Taylor and Alan Barnes
6 / 8 Tracks
Julian Joseph presents concert music by Martin Taylor and Alan Barnes.

Lee Konitz Five, Four and Three
Tubby Hayes Wonderful, Wonderful
Robert Hurst Big Queen
Martin Speake Tom
Soft Machine Legacy Pump Room
Joshua Redman Lush Life
Youn Sun Nah Ariang
Avishai Cohen Russian Song
Sunday 11th March 2012
Jazz Library
Paul Motian
7 / 11 Tracks
Martin Speake joins Alyn Shipton for a selection of the essential discs by Paul Motian.

Keith Jarrett Everything I Love
Bill Evans Witchcraft
Bill Evans Displacement
Bill Frisell / Paul Motian / Ron Carter Introduction
Charlie Haden Blues in Motian
Paul Motian Trio Conception Vessel
Keith Jarrett (If the) Misfits (Wear It)
Lee Konitz How About You?
Paul Bley / John Gilmore / Gary Peacock / Paul Motian Ida Lupino
Paul Motian and the Electric Bebop Band Bird Feathers
Paul Motian Trio Liza
Saturday 10th March 2012
Jazz Record Requests
7 / 12 Tracks
Geoffrey Smith presents a selection of listeners' jazz requests.

Nina Simone African Mailman
Herbie Hancock Maiden Voyage
Lester Young Tea for Two
Fats Waller The Joint is Jumping
Count Basie Pensive Miss
Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd É Luxo Só
Dorsey Brothers Mood Hollywood
Lee Konitz Blues for Bird
Phil Seamen Night Train
Charlie Parker The Song Is You (I Hear Music)
Wynton Marsalis Oh, but on the Third Day (Happy Feet Blues) (JRR Signature Tune)
Donald Lambert People Will Say We?re in Love
Saturday 3rd December 2011
The Craig Charles Funk and Soul Show
25 / 47 Tracks
Rare Groove funksters Push are in session, plus Hammond Time and World Funk Airways.

Booker T. & The MG's Green Onions
Wilson Pickett Land of 1000 Dances
The Third Guitar Baby Don't Cry
Dobie Gray Out On The Floor
Edwin Starr 25 Miles
Maceo Homeboy
Archie Bell & The Drells Don't Let Love Get You Down
Smoove & Turrell Gabriel
Aretha Franklin Money Won't Change You
Lack of Afro A Time For
The Bamboos Side Stepper
James Carr A Woman Is A Man's Best Friend
The Fantastics! Somewhere Finally
Push The Punch
Googie Rene Smokey Joe's La La
Etta James Losers Weepers
Lee Konitz Five, Four & Three
Betty Moorer Speed Up
Public Opinion Afro Orchestra Mr Clean
Deep Street Soul Fat Traps
J J Barnes Sweet Sherry
The Two Things In One Ohio
Kojato Afro Shigida
The Entertainers Too Much
Big Mama Thornton Hound Dog
Snooky&The Cosmic Flowers Mini Skirts
Freddie McCoy Spiderman
Los Charlys Orchestra Mi Barrio
Soul Bros Wanna Thank You Baby
Freddy Wilson Promised Land
Bobbie Freeman I?ll Never Fall In Love
Genius Collective Stronger Than Me
Moonlion Laid Back
The Bongolian Tortoise Walk
Honey and the Bees Baby, Do That Thing
Push Band On A Mission
Diesler Ft. Linda Bloemhard Back To My Old Tricks ft. Linda Bloemhard
Push Cut Me Loose
The Sweet Vandals Move It On
87th Off Broadway Why?
Earl King Tic Tac Toe
Jasmine Kara In The Basement pt. 1
Randa&The Soul Kingdom Power In Me
Eddie Floyd 634 5789
Rickey Calloway &The Dap Kings Stay In The Groove
Wee Willie Walker I Ain'tGonna Cheat On You No More
Barbara Lynn I Don't Want A Playboy
Tuesday 15th November 2011
Jamie Cullum
4 / 10 Tracks
Jamie returns to the BBC archives to dig out a classic Lee Konitz session from 1966.

Ane Brun Do You Remember
Karl Hector & The Malcouns Psycles
Gerry Mulligan Quartet News From Blueport
Mary Stallings Sunday Kind Of Love
Lee Konitz Like Someone In Love (Live on Jazz 625 6/10/1966)
Michael Garrick Trio First Born
Mike Gibbs with the NDR Big Band and Norma Winstone Riverman
Nuyorican Soul with Jocelyn Brown I Am The Black Gold Of The Sun
Charles Mingus Hamp?s Blues
Harry Connick, Jr. Blue Light, Red Light (Someone?s There)