Groove Yard with Chrysta Cherrie

1:00 PM to 3:00 PM Sundays
Chrysta Cherrie

Early modern jazz from the 1950's and 60's with a special emphasis on a different artist each week.



December 16, 2012

1:07 PM
Stand By Me
Artist : Johnny Hammond Smith
Album : Ebb Tide
Label : Prestige
1:09 PM
Artist : Abdullah Ibrahim
Album : Tintinyana
Label : Kaz
1:23 PM
Fantasy In D
Artist : Eastern Rebellion
Album : Eastern Rebellion II
Label : Timeless
1:30 PM
Hallelujah Train
Artist : Mr. B & Bird Of Paradise Orchestra
Album : Hallelujah Train
Label : Schoolkids
1:34 PM
Black Orchid
Artist : Three Sounds
Album : Black Orchid
Label : Blue Note
1:41 PM
Don’t Stop The Groove
Artist : Lyman Woodard
Album : Don't Stop The Groove
Label : Corridor
1:48 PM
Above The Rainbow
Artist : McCoy Tyner
Album : Sama Layuca
Label : Milestone
1:51 PM
Artist : Davell Crawford
Album : The B-3 And Me
Label : Bullseye
2:02 PM
Money Jungle
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Money Jungle
Label : Blue Note
2:07 PM
I’ll Remember April
Artist : Richard Groove Holmes
Album : The Groover
Label : Prestige
2:13 PM
Who’s Afraid Of Virginia Woolf, Pt. 2
Artist : Jimmy Smith
Album : Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf
Label : Verve
2:22 PM
Pot Luck
Artist : Wynton Kelly
Album : Kelly At Midnight
Label : V.J.
2:29 PM
Won’t Be Long
Artist : Aretha Franklin
Album : Aretha Franklin
Label : Columbia
2:32 PM
Artist : Willis Jackson
Album : Cookin' Sherry
Label : Prestige
2:40 PM
Work Song
Artist : Don Patterson
Album : Down Home
Label : Cadet
2:45 PM
You Better Go Now
Artist : Red Garland
Album : Rojo
Label : Prestige
2:51 PM
Artist : Freddie Roach
Album : Down To Earth
Label : Blue Note
2:58 PM
The Preacher
Artist : Horace Silver
Album : Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers
Label : Blue Note
Station Blog
1:09 pm
Fri June 6, 2014

Chrysta Cherrie Takes The Helm Of The Groove Yard

After a storied, decades long career as host of the Groove Yard, George Klein has decided to step down as the show's host, effective immediately.

Over the last 25 years, George has been a rich contributor to the legacy of jazz and WEMU. All of us at WEMU thank George for the time, effort, energy and passion he put into the program over the years and wish him well in his future endeavors.

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