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Davis Garden Show February 02 2012

Don and Lois will talk about drawing birds to the garden, which nut trees are easy to grow (and which aren't), what to do in the garden in February.
Here's a link for hummingbird plants: http://redwoodbarn.com/attract.html

What blooms now to attract our overwintering Anna's hummers? How about Ribes?
http://redwoodbarn.com/images/ribes3.jpg

Davis Garden Show rebroadcasts on Saturday mornings from 9 - 10 a.m., and is available at the archives -- and at http://davisgardenshow.com

Gardeners are welcome to call in with questions during the live broadcast Thursdays noon - 1 pm (PST), and submit questions by email at redwoodbarn@gmail.com

Tonight on Jazz After Dark, January 31 2012, 8 - 9 pm

Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane, Milt Jackson *
Tommy Dorsey *
Helen Merrill *
Jimmy Hamilton *
Roland Kirk *
Annie Ross & Gerry Mulligan *
Bobby Darin -- Mack the Knife *
Ella Fitzgerald & The Paul Smith Trio *
Louis Armstrong & Duke Ellington *
George Shearing/The Montgomery Brothers *
Dave Brubeck *
Gerry Mulligan *
Paul Gonsalves & Earl Hines *
Charlie Byrd And The Washington Guitar Quintet *

Tonight on Jazz After Dark, January 24 2012, 8 - 9 pm

Jazz from 1935 - 2010 --
Fats Waller & His Rhythm *
Count Basie *
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane Grappelli with Beryl Davis *
Benny Goodman Sextet *
Dizzy Gillespie, John Coltrane *
Billie Holiday *
Chet Baker *
Ella Fitzgerald *
Louis Armstrong *
Astrud Gilberto, João Gilberto & Stan Getz *
Gerry Mulligan *
Rahsaan Roland Kirk *
Rosemary Clooney *
Piano Connection *
Etta James *

Tonight on Jazz After Dark, January 03 2012, 8 - 9 pm

Benny Goodman * What A Little Moonlight Can Do **
Count Basie * Boogie Woogie **
Nat King Cole * You're Nobody Til Somebody Loves You **
Helen Merrill with Clifford Brown * Falling in Love With Love **
Mose Allison * Creek Bank **
Dinah Washington * Time After Time **
Ella Fitzgerald * Mack The Knife **
Stan Getz * Bim Bom **
Gabor Szabo * Lou-ise **
Paul Desmond * I'm Old Fashioned **
Charles Mingus * Duke Ellington's Sound Of Love **
Linda Ronstadt * I've Got a Crush on You **
Wynton Marsalis * Soon All Will Know **
Harry Connick, Jr. * Heavenly **
Chico O'Farrill * The Journey

Tonight on Jazz After Dark, December 27 2011 8 - 9 pm

A medley of Big Band, some Latin jazz; Ella, Louis, and Tony, finishing with Guy Lombardo.

Jerry Gray *
Ray Eberle *
Duke Ellington *
Bunny Berigan *
Freddy Martin *
Ray Anthony *
Benny Goodman *
Count Basie *
Ella Fitzgerald *
Louis Armstrong *
Tomas Einarsson *
Machito with Cannonball Adderley *
Erroll Garner *
Winifred Atwell *
Tony Bennett & Dave Brubeck *
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy *
Guy Lombardo *

Tonight on Jazz After Dark, December 20 2011 8 - 9 pm

An hour of jazz standards tonight!
Louise Tobin, Peanuts Hucko et al. * Muskrat Ramble
Louis Armstrong Orchestra * Star Dust
Count Basie * Honeysuckle Rose
Count Basie, Helen Humes * My Heart Belongs To Daddy
Artie Shaw * Begin The Beguine
Sidney Bechet * What Is This Thing Called Love?
Glenn Miller (his last civilian recording) * Rhapsody in Blue
Ella Fitzgerald * All The Things You Are
Nat King Cole * I Remember You
Stan Kenton * Lover Man
Gabor Szabo * Autumn Leaves
Duke Ellington * The Old Circus Train Turn-Around Blues
Eubie Blake * Dixie Moon
Mel Tormé, George Shearing * 'Round Midnight
Stan Getz * Stella By Starlight

Tonight on Jazz After Dark, 8 – 9 pm! December 13 2011

The Spencer Wyatt Big Band * 2001
Nat King Cole * 1950
Benny Goodman * 1941
Louis Armstrong * 1956
Stan Getz * 1952
The Ella Fitzgerald Quartet * 1961
Oscar Peterson * 1962
Les McCann Ltd. & Lou Rawls * 1962
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass * 1965
Ramsey Lewis * 1965
Don Ellis * 1973
Joe Pass * 1973
Mel Tormé * 1982
Piano Connection & Marcs Boogie * 1999