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 30, 2012

1:07 PM
Artist : Red Holloway
Album : The Burner
Label : Prestige
1:12 PM
There’s A Tree
Artist : Wycliffe Gordon (w/ Carrie Smith)
Album : The Gospel Truth
Label : Criss Cross
1:23 PM
Doin’ It Right Now
Artist : Von Freeman
Album : Doin' It Right Now
Label : Atlantic
1:27 PM
Chicago Delta Blues
Artist : Jodie Christian
Album : Reminiscing
Label : Delmark
1:33 PM
Horn Of Philadelphia
Artist : Byard Lancaster
Album : Worlds
Label : Gazelle
1:42 PM
Brandenburg Gate
Artist : Dave Brubeck
Album : Jazz Impressions Of Eurasia
Label : Columbia
1:48 PM
Cardboard Coffee
Artist : Eddie Bert
Album : Modern Moods
Label : Jazztone
1:54 PM
I’m Glad There Is You
Artist : Hal McKusick
Album : Triple Exposure
Label : Prestige
2:01 PM
Watermelon Man
Artist : Ted Curson
Album : Travelling On
Label : Evidence
2:09 PM
Edging Out
Artist : Teddy Charles
Album : New Directions
Label : Prestige
2:13 PM
Saxelloscape One
Artist : David S. Ware
Album : Great Bliss, Vol. 1
Label : Storyville
2:21 PM
I Feel A Change
Artist : Martha and Fontella Bass
Album : From The Root To The Source
Label : Soul Note
2:28 PM
One Note Samba
Artist : Charlie Byrd/Stan Getz (w/ Gene Byrd)
Album : Jazz Samba
Label : Verve
2:34 PM
Bernie’s Tune
Artist : Clare Fischer
Album : Crazy Bird
Label : Discovery
2:42 PM
Artist : Griot Galaxy (Faruq Z. Bey)
Album : Various Artists: Montreux-Detroit Collection, Vol. 3
Label : Montreux-Detroit
2:48 PM
Artist : Pete La Roca
Album : Swingtime
Label : Blue Note
2:53 PM
Artist : Johnny Dyani (w/ John Tchicai)
Album : Witchdoctor's Son
Label : SteepleChase
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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