Monthly Archives: February 2009

Living Time [Playlist – 02/28/09]

music provided by UVA history prof. John Mason

  1. “Blues for a Hip King”Blue Mitchell w/Dollar Brand
  2. “Meadowlands”Nancy Jacobs And Her Sisters
  3. “Diepkloof Ekhaya”The Jazz Dazzlers
  4. “Take The Coltrane”The Blue Notes
  5. “Izithunywa”The Blue Notes
  6. “Dollar’s Dance”Dollar Brand Trio
  7. “I Got It Bad”Sathima Bea Benjamin
    with dollar brand, piano
  8. “Tsakwe/Royal Blue”Sibongile Khumala
  9. “Nonto sangoma”Hanepoot And The Biggish Band
  10. “Mitchell’s Plain Samba”Tony Schilder Trio
  11. “Falsa Baiana”Natascha Roth And James Scholfield
  12. “Down Rockey St”Moses Molelekwa
    pianist
  13. “Majietas”Errol Dyers
    guitarist
  14. “Koukouwa”Errol Dyers
  15. “Annenburg”Dollar Brand
    released in the u.s. as capetown fringe

Jazz Songline [Playlist – 02/19/09]

  1. “State Street Special”Jimmy Yancey – Smithsonian-Jazz Piano Vol 1
  2. “The Sound Of Jazz”Susannah McCorkle – People You Never Get To Love
  3. “Decisions Decisions”Cyrus Chesnut – Earth Songs
  4. “At Long Last Love”Ray Brown/Marlena Shaw – Some Of My Best Friends Are Singers
  5. “Let’s Face The Music And Dance”Randke Sandke – Cliffhanger
  6. “Dat Der”Art Blakey – The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of The 1960 Jazz Messengers
  7. “Winter Moon”Diane Hubka – You Inspire Me
  8. “7 Steps To Heaven”Ron Carter – Dear Miles
  9. “Sweet Cakes”Junior Cook – Junior’s Cookin
  10. “Little Boy”Ray Brown/Diana Krall – Some Of My Best Friends Are Singers
  11. “Nikara’s Song”Kenny Barron – Other Places
  12. “Dear Old Stockholm”Harry Allen – Harry Allen Meets The John Pizzarelli Trio
  13. “The Party’s Over”Blossom Dearie – Blossom Dearie Sings Comden And Green
  14. “Haunted Heart”Bill Evens – Explorations
  15. “Sugar”Sonny Stitt – The Last Sessions
  16. “Whisper Not”Marlena Shaw – Dangerous
  17. “A Rose Without A Thorn”John Hicks/Ray Drummond – Two Of A Kind
  18. “Down South Blues”Guy Davis
  19. “Circumstances”Shemikia Coleman
  20. “Wagon Wheels”Joshua Redman – Back East
  21. “Norwegian Wood”Carole Sloane – Love You Madly
  22. “Apple Jackin”Herbie Nichols – The Complete Blue Note Recordings Of Herbie Nichols
  23. “500 Miles High”Joe Pass – Virtuoso Vol 2
  24. “I Thought About You”Ray Brown/Diana Krall – Some Of My Best Friends Are Singers
  25. “Ralph’s Boogie”Ray Brown/Ralph Moore – Moore Makes Four
  26. “Glad To Be Unhappy”Tommy Flanagon – Jazz Poet
  27. “And It’s Supposed To Be Love”Abbey Lincoln – Abbey Sings Abbey
  28. “Heroes”Bobby Hutcherson – Mirages
  29. “Climbin And Screamin”Pete Johnson – Smithsonian-Jazz Piano Vol 1

Jazzmania – [Playlist 2/15/2009

  1. “So Many Stars”Ava Logan – So Many Stars
  2. “You Never Know” Ray Levier – Ray’s Way
  3. “With Plenty of Money and You”Marcus Goldhaber – Take Me Anywhere
  4. “Frontwinder” Will Bernard – Blue Plate Special
  5. “Tethered”Tom Beckham – Rebound
  6. “Medo de Amar”Milton Nascimento – Jobim Trio
  7. “Ubatuba”Brazilian Trio – Forests
  8. “The Panhandling Song”Lake Street Dive – Promises, Promises
  9. “Slow Down Sagg”Tony Monaco – Live at the Orbit Room
  10. “Round Midnight”Leslie Lewis – Of Two Minds
  11. “Dawn Over Morocco”David Leonhardt Trio – Explorations
  12. “Brown Sugar”Tim Ries – Stones World
  13. “All Blues”Phil Norman Tentet – Totally Live at Catalina Jazz Club
  14. “Over-n-Out”Sean Noonan – Boxing Dream
  15. “Danco de Alma”Organissimo – Groovadelphia
  16. “Hana”The Christian Jacob Trio – Live in Japan

Living Time [Playlist – 02/14/09]

  1. “I Got A Woman”Elvis – Oxford Southern Music Coll. [2009]
  2. “Baby I Love You”Erma Franklin – Oxford
  3. “My Heart Belongs To Daddy”Eartha Kitt – Oxford
  4. “He Sends Me”Nellie Lutcher – Oxford
  5. “Little Red Rooster”Big Mama Thornton – Live At Newport [1973]
  6. “Unchain My Heart”Roseanna Vitro – Catchin Some Rays [Telarc: 1997]
  7. “Blue Rol”Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Finest Hour [Verve: 60’S]
  8. “Serenade To A Cuckoo”Rahsaan – Finest Hour
  9. “Gifts And Messages”Rahsaan
  10. “The Afro Americans”Sonny Fortune – Serengheti Minstrel [Atlantic: 1977]
  11. “From Rag Time To No Time”Beaver Harris – From Rag Time To No Time [360 Records: 1974]
  12. “Little Wing”Gil Evans With Gerry Niewood – Little Wing [West Wind: ?]
  13. “Let Me Take You To The Beach”Frank Vignola – Kong Man [2008]
  14. “Track 2”Frank Zappa – Zappa Wazoo [1968]

Nick at Nine [Playlist – 2/9/09]

  1. “Chega de Saudade”Eliane Elias – Bossa Nova Stories [Blue Note: 2009]
  2. “The More I See You”Eliane Elias – Bossa Nova Stories [Blue Note: 2009]
  3. “Too Marvelous for Words”Eliane Elias – Bossa Nova Stories [Blue Note: 2009]
  4. “A Ra”Eliane Elias – Bossa Nova Stories [Blue Note: 2009]
  5. “The Girl from Ipanema”Eliane Elias – Bossa Nova Stories [Blue Note: 2009]
  6. “Spaceburger”Hendrick Meurkens – Samba To Go [Zoho: 2009]
  7. “So Tinna De Ser Com Voce”Hendrick Meurkens – Samba To Go [Zoho: 2009]
  8. “Choro No. 14”Hendrick Meurkens – Samba To Go [Zoho: 2009]
  9. “Joe’s Donut”Hendrick Meurkens – Samba To Go [Zoho: 2009]
  10. “In the House”Mike Clark – Blueprints of Jazz [Talking Horse: 2009]
  11. “Thanks Len”Mike Clark – Blueprints of Jazz [Talking Horse: 2009]
  12. “Loft Funk”Mike Clark – Blueprints of Jazz [Talking Horse: 2009]
  13. “Dolphin Dance”Blue Note 7 – Mosaic [Blue Note: 2009]
  14. “Mosaic”Blue Note 7 – Mosaic [Blue Note: 2009]
  15. “Send for Me”Hank Crawford – Portrait [Milestone: 1991]
  16. “Hit the Road, Jack”David “Fathead” Newman – I Remember Brother Ray [High Note: 2005]

Living Time [Playlist – 02/07/09]

  1. “Slow Drag”Taj Mahal – Maestro [2008]
  2. “Divorce Decree”Doris Duke – Oxford American Magazin [2009]
  3. “Brownsville Blues”Furry Lewis – Oford American
  4. “Limetown”Guy Davis – Chocolate To The Bone
  5. “Saturday Blues”Guy Davis – Chocolate ……
  6. “Testimonial”Carl Allen – Testimonial [Atlantic: 1995]
  7. “Storefront Revival”Carl Allen – Testimonial
  8. “Holy Land”Carl Allen – Testimonial
  9. “Djolla Feeling”David Murray – Gwo Ka Masters
  10. “Kiss To The Skies”Kenny Garrett – Beyond The Wall [Nonesuch: 2006]
  11. “Faraway”Joshua Redman – Compass [Nonesuch: 2009]
  12. “Nataraj”David S Ware – Shakti [AUM: 2009]
  13. “Song For My Father”Sugarcane Harris – Got The Blues
  14. “Cucumber Slumber”Weather Report – Live And Unreleased [Columbia: 2002]

Jazz Songline [Playlist – 02/05/09]

  1. “Intermission Riff”Scott Hamilton – Across The Tracks
  2. “Dexi”Horace Parlan – Happy Frame Of Mind
  3. “Cry Me A River”Diana Krall – Look Of Love
  4. “Blues Oriental”Cannonball Adderly – Things Are Getting Better
  5. “Lil Dukes Street”Nicholas Payton – Payton’s Place
  6. “I Wished On The Moon”Billie Holiday – The Lady Sings
  7. “Equality”Dave Holland – Pass It On
  8. “Children’s Song #6”Chick Corea/Bela Fleck – The Enchantment
  9. “Route 66”Tierney Sutton – Something Cool
  10. “Straight No Chaser”Kenny Drew Jr – Winter Flower
  11. “The Blessing”Don Cherry – Art Deco
  12. “Comes Love”Ann Hampton Calloway – At Last
  13. “What Is This Thing Called Love?”Ann Hampton Calloway – At Last
  14. “Little Dave”JJ Johnson – Say When
  15. “Two Years Of Torture”Ray Charles – The Genius Of Ray Charles
  16. “Blisters”David Newman/Hank Crawford
  17. “That Old Devil Called Love”Carole Sloane – Love You Madly
  18. “Fur Piece”Johnny Hodges – Triple Play
  19. “Since I Fell For You”Ray Bryant – Blue Moods
  20. “The Vulture”Chico Hamilton – A Different Journey
  21. “Work Song”Oscar Brown Jr – Then And Now
  22. “Brother Hubbard”Kenny Garrett – Songbook
  23. “A River’s Invitation”Barbara Morrison – Visit Me
  24. “Milestones”Jimmy Bruno
  25. “Love”Diane Hubka – You Inspire Me
  26. “Kid Stuff”Frank Kimbrough – Lullabluebye
  27. “Footprints”Karrin Allyson – Footprints
  28. “Island Blues”Chico Hamilton – A Different Journey

New Month New Music [Playlist – 02/02/09]

Two thumbs UP

Two thumbs up

Two thumbs up

  • “Down, Down,Down”Southside Johnny – Grapefruit Moon
    Nick-Yes, Gerald-Yes
  • “Walk Away”Southside Johnny – GF Moon
    Nick-Yes, Gerald-Yes
  • “Nubop”Rick Frank – Yellow Mountain
    Nick-Yes alright, Gerald-Yes OK
  • “Shaw’nuff”Keith Jarrett – Yesterdays
    Two thumbs way up
  • “Una Bruja Buena”Geoffrey Keezer – Aurea
    2 thumbs up
  • “Road Song”Terrence Brewer – Groovin’ Wes
    2 thumbs up
  • “In The House”Mike Clark – Blueprints Of Jazz V1
    2 thumbs up
  • “Z”Clifton Anderson – Decade
    Nick and Gerald both like this
  • “A Vontade Mesmo”Claudio Roditi – Brazilliance X 4
    2 thumbs up
  • “Ray’s Way”Ray Levier – Ray’s Way
    We both like this CD
  • “Blue Bossa”Phil Ranelin – Living A New Day
    2 thumbs up
  • “Pinjur”Jessica Lurie – Shop Of Wild Dreams
    2 thumbs up
  • “Jive Samba”Clayton Bros. – Bro. To Bro.
    2 thumbs up
  • “Shine”Ravi Coltrane – Blending Times
    2 thumbs up
  • “Big Chief”Vinnie Cutro – Sakura
    2 thumbs up
  • “Fishwife Blues”Billet-Deux – Deux
    2 thumbs up
  • “Hutchhikers Guide”Joshua Redmon – Compass
    2 thumbs up
  • Bluenote 7 – Mosaic
    2 thumbs up

Split decision

Split decision

One thumb up, one thumb down

  • “Avalon”Buselli-Wallarab – Where Or When
    Nick likes it, not Gerald’s cup of tea
  • “They Can’t Take That Away From Me”Eliane Elias – Bossa Nova Stories
    Nick has a thumbs up, Gerald thinks the CD cover looks good
  • “Save A Place For Me”Ann Hampton Callaway – At Last
    Nick likes it, Gerald does not
  • “Samba To Go”Hendrik Muerkens – Samba To Go
    Nick likes it, Gerald thinks it’s elevator music
  • “A Primeira Vez”Jane Monheit – Lovers, Dreamers And Me
    Nick has thumb up, Gerald does not

Two thumbs DOWN

Two thumbs down

Two thumbs down

  • “Thoughts And Slow Actions”Billy Harper – Blueprints Of Jazz V1
    Nick-No, Gerald-No, tedious
  • “La Cumparsita”Quartet San Francisco – Latigo
    Probably won’t hear this on our shows