Tag Archives: Cootie Williams

Portrait of Ben Webster, Pt. II (Podcast #18-003)

A look at the music of Ben Webster after his tenure with the Duke Ellington Orchestra. Continue reading

Advertisements
Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Beyond “The Usual Suspects” (Podcast #18-001)

Featuring rarely covered Ellington compositions Continue reading

Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Season’s Greetings! (Podcast #17-017)

Happy Holidays from Ellington Reflections! We will return with new bi-weekly episodes on 20 January 2018.. Continue reading

Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Ellington & 100 years of Thelonious Monk and Dizzy Gillespie (Podcast #17-013)

Celebrating the 100th birth anniversaries of Thelonious Monk and Dizzy Gillespie through their connections with Duke Ellington. Continue reading

Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When Cootie Left the Duke, Pt. III (Podcast #17-011)

Cootie disbanded his big band in 1947. This episode covers the period of 1947 up until 1962, the year Cootie rejoined Ellington.
Continue reading

Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When Cootie Left the Duke, Pt. II (Podcast #17-010)

Cootie Williams starts his own big band after a year long stint with Benny Goodman.
Continue reading

Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

When Cootie Left the Duke, Pt. I (Podcast #17-009)

After 11 years with Duke Ellington, Cootie Williams leaves to join Benny Goodman. Continue reading

Posted in podcast | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment