The Tatum Touch

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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=19941004]

Pianist: Art Tatum

Pianist: Alun Morgan

Singer: Joe Turner

Guitarist: Tiny Grimes

Unknown: Slam Stewart.

Producer: Derek Drescher

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=19941006]

Pianist: Art Tatum

Unknown: Alun Morgan

Producer: Derek Drescher.

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=19941011]

Unknown: Alun Morgan

Unknown: Norman Granz

Pianist: Art Tatum

Producer: Derek Drescher

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941013]

In this final programme, Alun Morgan introduces some ofTatum's last recordings. First broadcast on Radio 3

Genome: [r4 Bd=19941013]

Introduces: Alun Morgan

Programme Catalogue - Details: Art Tatum Prog 1/619911108

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 1/619911114

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 2/619911115

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 2/619911121

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 3/619911122

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 3/619911128

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 419911129

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

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 519911206

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 519911212

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 619911213

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 619911219

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.