WPKN Archives: Chuck Israels Interview - Bassist

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Kevin Gallagher

Original Aired:
Monday, April 18th, 2016
4:15PM to 4:45PM

30 minutes

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016 9:28AM

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Episode: Chuck Israels Interview - Bassist

 Chuck Israels was my guest this day.  "Chuck is a composer, arranger, and bassist who is best known for his work with the Bill Evans Trio. Over his 79 year old life, Chuck has also worked with Billie Holiday, Benny Goodman, Coleman Hawkins, Stan Getz, Herbie Hancock, J. J. Johnson, John Coltrane, Judy Collins and many others. Chuck has a new album out and it’s called “Garden of Delights.” That's what we listened too as we talked about the new album, the future of Jazz and reminisced about various musicians and vocalists' Chuck has met along the way

Show: Kevin Gallagher

Kevin Gallagher


Heavy on the 60's & 70's, new artists, Boogie Blues, Blues-Rock, Alt-country, Folk, Funk, Acid Jazz and world music and Latin Jazz. Drop in every other  Monday of the month, 4-7 p.m. for musical meanderings with Kevin Gallagher. He'll drop the bucket down WPKN's musical well and see what he drags up.

"I know where things will start out, but I'm never quite sure where we'll end up. It's all about playing any kind of music that fires me up, with the occasional Interview thrown in".


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