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Genome: [r4 Bd=19940927]The American pianist Art Tatum , who died in 1956, is regarded by many as being perhaps the most talented jazz instrumentalist of all time. In the first of six programmes, Alun Morgan looks at Tatum's influences, and at his early years in Ohio and in New

York where he went to work with the singer Adelaide Hall. Producer Derek Drescher

First broadcast on Radio 3

Genome: [r4 Bd=19940929]In the second of the series about

American pianist Art Tatum , Alun Morgan concentrates on the late 1930s. By then, Tatum's fame had spread and in 1938 he visited England -the only time he ever worked outside America. Producer Derek Drescher

First broadcast on Radio 3

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941004]In the third of six programmes about American pianist Art Tatum ,

Alun Morgan concentrates on the first half of the 1940s. For a while, Tatum led a small band that accompanied blues singer Joe Turner , then he formed a trio with guitarist Tiny Grimes and bass player Slam Stewart. Producer Derek Drescher

First broadcast on Radio 3

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941006]In the late 40s. pianist Art Tatum was in danger of becoming a forgotten genius. The turning point was a concert put on in Los Angeles in 1949. Alun Morgan reports.

Producer Derek Drescher. First Broadcast Radio 3

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941011]In the fifth of six programmes, Alun Morgan looks at the project set up by Norman Granz in the 50s to record pianist Art Tatum in small groups with a series of outstandingjazz figures. Producer Derek Drescher First broadcast on Radio 3
Genome: [r4 Bd=19941013]In this final programme, Alun Morgan introduces some ofTatum's last recordings. First broadcast on Radio 3
Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 1/619911108Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 4

Broadcast history

08 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

14 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

27 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15.

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 4

Broadcast history

08 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

14 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

27 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 1/619911114First broadcast on 1991-11-08

Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 4

Broadcast history

08 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

14 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

27 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15.

First broadcast on 1991-11-08

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 4

Broadcast history

08 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

14 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

27 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 2/619911115Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 1/6

Broadcast history

15 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

21 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

29 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15.

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 1/6

Broadcast history

15 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

21 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

29 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 2/619911121First broadcast on 1991-11-15

Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 1/6

Broadcast history

15 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

21 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

29 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15.

First broadcast on 1991-11-15

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 1/6

Broadcast history

15 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

21 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

29 Sep 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-15

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 3/619911122Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Broadcast history

22 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

28 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

04 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-21.

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Broadcast history

22 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

28 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

04 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-21

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 3/619911128First broadcast on 1991-11-22

Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Broadcast history

22 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

28 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

04 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-21.

First broadcast on 1991-11-22

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 2/6

Broadcast history

22 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

28 Nov 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

04 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-21

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 419911129First broadcast on 1991-11-04

Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 1/6

Broadcast history

29 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

04 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

06 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-21.

First broadcast on 1991-11-04

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 1/6

Broadcast history

29 Nov 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

04 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

06 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-21

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 419911204
Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 519911206Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Broadcast history

06 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

12 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

11 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30.

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Broadcast history

06 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

12 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

11 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 519911212First broadcast on 1991-12-06

Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Broadcast history

06 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

12 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

11 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30.

First broadcast on 1991-12-06

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Next in series: ART TATUM PROG 6

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 3/6

Broadcast history

06 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

12 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

11 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 619911213Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Broadcast history

13 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

19 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

13 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30.

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Broadcast history

13 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

19 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

13 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 619911219First broadcast on 1991-12-13

Producer: D.

DRESCHER

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Broadcast history

13 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

19 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

13 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30.

First broadcast on 1991-12-13

Producer: D. DRESCHER

Previous in series: ART TATUM PROG 5

Broadcast history

13 Dec 1991 18:30-19:00 (RADIO 3)

19 Dec 1991 23:00-23:30 (RADIO 3)

13 Oct 1994 23:30-23:59 (RADIO 4)

Recorded on 1991-10-30

Programme Catalogue - StationRadio 3