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For over 30 years Randy has been featuring jazz from every area including trad jazz, third stream, big band, bebop, current trends in jazz as well as on occasion music from different genres including the blues, pop/rock, classical etc... The title of this show says it all. In Transition is about possibilities, and new adventures in music.

In Transition with Randy McElligot‪t‬ Randy McElligott

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For over 30 years Randy has been featuring jazz from every area including trad jazz, third stream, big band, bebop, current trends in jazz as well as on occasion music from different genres including the blues, pop/rock, classical etc... The title of this show says it all. In Transition is about possibilities, and new adventures in music.

    Interview – Barbara Montgomery part 1 American Jazz vocalist

    Interview – Barbara Montgomery part 1 American Jazz vocalist

    I had the pleasure to sit down and chat with this wonderful vocalist discussing a wide array of topics. This is part 1 of 4 of our chat together.

    • 15 min
    Relatives -Songs with family in the title. First episode in a multi part series.

    Relatives -Songs with family in the title. First episode in a multi part series.

    For many years I have always wanted to do a show about relatives. This is the first in a multi part series dealing with various relatives. On today’s show we will be listening to four songs that deal with family. Enjoy!

















    Artist Album Song Time
    Avery Sharpe Extended Family Extended Family 05.20
    Matthew Garrison Matthew Garrison Family 07.23
    Jim Schapperoew Uranian Rhythm Dedicated To A Beloved Family 07.00
    Maggi Olin Quartet Land Of Me Talk 06.24

    • 27 min
    Jamaican Flag Colors part 3 – Green Weather Report, Billie Holiday…

    Jamaican Flag Colors part 3 – Green Weather Report, Billie Holiday…

    Colors of the Jamaican Flag. Black – Green – Yellow

    This episode features songs that contain the color green.

    Artist Album Song Time
    Weather Report Tale Spinnin’ Man In The Green Shirt 06.29
    Jackie Mclean Bluesnik Cool Green 05.18
    Great Guitars – Charlie Byrd – Barney Kessel – Herb Ellis Great Guitars On Green Dolphin Street 03.10
    John Scofield A Go Go Green Tea 05.11
    Kerry Politzer Trio Watercolor Green Light 05.11
    Billie Holiday The Verve Recordings If The Moon Turns Green 02.46

    • 30 min
    Jamaican Flag Colors part 2 – Yellow – Ahmad Jamal, Gene Ammons, Leora Cache…

    Jamaican Flag Colors part 2 – Yellow – Ahmad Jamal, Gene Ammons, Leora Cache…

    Colors of the Jamaican Flag. Black – Green – Yellow

    This episode features songs that contain the color yellow.

    Artist Album Song Time
    Alan Holdsworth The Sixteen Men of Tain The Drums Were Yellow 05.57
    Ahmad Jamal Rossiter Road Yellow Fellow 06.18
    Gene Ammons Bad! Bossa Nova Yellow Bird 05.07
    Bruno Raberg Orbis Yellow Woods 05.49
    Leora Cache Another Side Now Big Yellow Taxi 04.46

    • 29 min
    Jamaican Flag Colors part 1 – Black – Wynton Marsalis, Roland Kirk, Jim Galloway…

    Jamaican Flag Colors part 1 – Black – Wynton Marsalis, Roland Kirk, Jim Galloway…

    Colors of the Jamaican Flag. Black – Green – Yellow

    This episode features songs that contain the color black.

    Artist Album Song Time
    Wynton Marsalis Black Codes From The Underground Black Codes 09.34
    Hoops-McCann Band Plays The Music of Steely Dan Black Cow 06.14
    Jim Galloway Thou Swell Black Butterfly 05.14
    Roland Kirk The Limelight Verve Albums Black Diamond 05.25

    • 27 min
    Ammons Gene – Tenor sax great

    Ammons Gene – Tenor sax great

    Gene Ammon’s gut level tenor sax is featured in this episode. Son of renowned early jazz pianist Albert Ammons, Gene never disapoints as is evidenced on these recordings from the 1960s.



    Artist Album Song TimeGene Ammons Velvet Soul 1964 In Sid’s Thing 05.24Gene Ammons Twisting The Jug 1962 Down The Line 05.40Gene Ammons Twisting The Jug 1962 Twistin’ The Jug 04.36Gene Ammons Twisting The Jug 1962 Moten Swing 04.54Gene Ammons Angel Eyes Water Jug 1965 05.11



    Bass – Doug Watkins Wendell MarshallCongas – Ray BarrettoDrums – Arthur Taylor Walter PerkinsOrgan – Jack McDuff Johnny “Hammond” SmithTenor Saxophone – Gene AmmonsTenor Saxophone, Flute – Frank WessTrumpet – Joe Newman

    • 26 min

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