New Horizons

Sunday 27 July 2014, with William Dart

Sunday, 27 July 2014

Charlie HadenWilliam looks back at the career of bass player Charlie Haden, who died earlier this month - starting from when he was the 2-year old yodelling Cowboy Charlie on the Haden Family Radio Show.

He features excerpts of a number of tracks from his 1969 album Liberation Music Orchestra. The complete album will be played in Sound Lounge on Tuesday 29 July.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Photo: Charlie Haden at KJAZ Radio, Alameda CA 1981 (Brian McMillen CC3.0)

 

 

Playlist

'Song title' (Composer) – Performers
Album title
(Label)

'Oh Shenandoah' (Trad) – Charlie Haden
Charlie Haden Family and Friends – Rambling Boy
(Decca)

'Old Haden Family Show' (Spoken track) – Charlie Haden
Charlie Haden Family and Friends – Rambling Boy
(Decca)

'There will Never Be Another You' (Warren/Gordon) – Hampton Hawes
Everybody Likes Hampton Hawes
(OJC)

'Peace' (Coleman) – Ornette Coleman
The Shape of Jazz to Come
(Atlantic)

'Out of Focus' (Haden) – Charlie Haden
The Golden Number
(Universal)

'Ginger and David Theme' (Bley/Haines) – Carla Bley, Paul Haines
Escalator over the Hill
(ECM)

'Why' (Bley/Haines) – Carla Bley, Paul Haines
Escalator over the Hill
(ECM)

'The Introduction' (Bley) – Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra
(Impulse)

'Song of the United Front' (Eisler) – Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra
(Impulse)

'El Quinto Regimento' (Trad arr Bley) – Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra
(Impulse)

'Song for Ché' (Haden/Pueblo) – Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra
(Impulse)

'Circus ’68 ’69' (Haden) – Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra
(Impulse)

'We Shall Overcome' (Seeger et al) – Charlie Haden
Liberation Music Orchestra
(Impulse)

'This is Not America' (Bowie et al) – Charlie Haden
Not in Our Name
(Verve)

'Magico' (Gismonti) – Charlie Haden, Jan Garbarek, Egberto Gismonti
Magico
(ECM)

'Ev’ry Time We Say Goodbye' (Porter) – Charlie Haden Quartet West
Haunted Heart
(Gitanes)

'Moment Musical in B minor Op 16/3' (Rachmaninov) – Charlie Haden Quartet West
The Art of The Song
(Verve)

'Ruth’s Waltz' (Haden) – Charlie Haden Quartet West
The Art of The Song
(Verve)

'Wayfaring Stranger' (Trad arr Broadbent) – Charlie Haden Quartet West
The Art of The Song
(Verve)

'A Love Like This' (Washington/Young) – Charlie Haden Quartet West
Sophisticated Ladies
(Decca)

'Nightfall' (Haden) – Charlie Haden
Nocturne
(Gitanes)

'Spiritual' (Haden) – Charlie Haden, Hank Jones
Steal Away
(Verve)