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.

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Playlist

December 23, 2012

1:07 PM
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Various Artists: Jingle Bell Jazz
Label : Columbia
1:11 PM
Christmas Song
Artist : Dexter Gordon
Album : The Panther
Label : Prestige
1:16 PM
Dance Of The Floreadores
Artist : Duke Ellington
Album : Three Suites
Label : Columbia
1:22 PM
Here Comes Santa Claus
Artist : Ramsey Lewis
Album : Sound Of Christmas
Label : Argo
1:25 PM
Christmas Blues
Artist : Ramsey Lewis
Album : Sound Of Christmas
Label : Argo
1:28 PM
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Artist : Ella Fitzgerald
Album : Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas
Label : Verve
1:32 PM
Linus & Lucy
Artist : Vince Guaraldi
Album : A Charlie Brown Christmas
Label : Fantasy
1:34 PM
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Artist : Jimmy Smith
Album : Christmas Cookin'
Label : Verve
1:41 PM
Winter Wonderland
Artist : Bobby Timmons
Album : Holiday Soul
Label : Prestige
1:45 PM
Christmas Song
Artist : Carmen McRae
Album : Various Artists: Jingle Bell Jazz
Label : Columbia
1:50 PM
We Free Kings
Artist : Roland Kirk
Album : We Free Kings
Label : Mercury
1:55 PM
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Artist : Eddie Lockjaw Davis
Album : Various Artists: The Christmas Collection
Label : Prestige
1:06 PM
Jingle Bells
Artist : Duke Pearson
Album : Merry Ole Soul
Label : Blue Note
2:12 PM
Winter Wonderland
Artist : Chico Hamilton
Album : Various Artists: Jingle Bell Jazz
Label : Columbia
2:16 PM
Little Girl Blue
Artist : Nina Simone
Album : Little Girl Blue
Label : Bethlehem
2:22 PM
Mary’s Little Boy Chile
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Have Yourself A Soulful Little Christmas
Label : Cadet
2:26 PM
Winter Wonderland
Artist : Charlie Parker
Album : Bird At The Roost
Label : Savoy
2:32 PM
Greensleeves
Artist : Bill Smith
Album : Folk Jazz
Label : Contemporary
2:37 PM
What Are You Doing New Years Eve
Artist : Don Patterson
Album : Holiday Soul
Label : Prestige
2:44 PM
Children Go Where I Send Thee
Artist : Kenny Burrell
Album : Have Yourself A Soulful Little Christmas
Label : Cadet
2:49 PM
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Artist : Jimmy Smith
Album : Christmas Cookin'
Label : Verve
2:51 PM
Silent Night
Artist : Dinah Washington
Album : Have Yourself A Jazzy Christmas
Label : Verve
2:55 PM
We Three Kings Of Orient Are
Artist : Paul Horn
Album : Various Artists: Jingle Bell Jazz
Label : Columbia
2:59 PM
Hark The Herald Angels Sing
Artist : World’s Greatest Jazz Band
Album : Hark The Herald Angels Swing
Label : World Jazz
3:00 PM
You’re All I Want For Christmas
Artist : Don Patterson
Album : Holiday Soul
Label : Prestige
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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