Category Archives: Left of Cool (Wed AM)

Left of Cool [Wednesday, October 24, 2012]

Complete playlist here.

Sonny Rollins talks about Tenor Madness


Left of Cool [Wednesday, October 17, 2012]

Complete playlist here.

“Armando’s Rhumba”Chick Corea


Left of Cool [Playlist – 07/13/11]

1.   “Lanconia” Cliff Jordan – Cliff Craft [1957]
2.   “Daahoud” Oscar Peterson Trio – Vancouver 1958 [1958]
3.   “Without A Song” – Sonny Rollins – The Bridge [1962]
4.   “Blue Frenzy” – Freddie Hubbard – Breaking Point [1964]
5.   “Bag Of Jewels” – Lou Donaldson – Midnight Creeper [1968]
6.   “The Call Of The Wild” – Lonnie Smith – Think! [1968]
7.   “For Someone I Love” – Milt Jackson – Sunflower [1973]
8.   “Rock Skippin‘” – Jim Hall – Concierto [1975]
9.   “26-2” – Joe Lovano – Quartets [1995]
10.  “Salima’s Dance” – Roy Hargrove – Nothing Serious [2006]
11.  “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” – Joey Defrancesco – Joey D [2008]
12.  “Splat” – David Gibson – End Of The Tunnel [2011]
13.  “Berhard Goetz, James Ramseue, And Me” – Don Byron – Romance With The Unseen [1999]
14.  “One Leg Standing” – Living Daylights – Falling Down Laughing [2001]
15.  “Peace Pipe” – Ben Allison – Peace Pipe [2002]
16.  “Karamo” – Afrocubism – Afrocubism [2010]
17.  “Adana” – Rudresh Mahanthappa – Apti [2009]
18.  “Orange Blossom” – Starlicker – Double Demon [2011]


Best of 2009 – Larry Minnick

  1. “Folk Art”Joe Lovano (Blue Note)
  2. “Heaven On Earth”James Carter (Half Note)
  3. “Think Free”Ben Allison (Palmetto)
  4. “Human Activity Suite”Brad Shepik (Songlines)
  5. “Bare Bones”Madeleine Peyroux (Universal)
  6. “Urban Myths”Joel Harrison (High Note)
  7. “Live In 2009”SF Jazz Collective (SF Jazz)
  8. “Brass Fantasy”Dave Douglas (Koch Records)
  9. “Esta Plena”Miguel Zenon (Marsalis Music)
  10. “Radiolarians II”Medeski Martin and Wood (Red Ink)

Left of Cool [Playlist – 7/23/08]

Here is the playlist for the Left of Cool show with David Lee guest-hosting for Larry Minnick.

  1. “9:20 Special”Count Basie & Oscar PetersonNight Rider: 1978
  2. “All Blues”Joe BaioneOh Yeah!: 2008
  3. “I’ll Let You Know”Cedar Walton – Roots: 1999
  4. “Delauney’s Dilemma”Ray Brown with Monty Alexander – Summerwind: 1980
  5. “Centerpiece”Roberta GambariniEasy to Love: 2006
  6. 9:30

  7. “String Thing”Howard Alden – Howard Alden/Frank Vignola/Jimmy Bruno: 1995
  8. “Donna Lee”Howard Alden – Howard Alden/Frank Vignola/Jimmy Bruno: 1995
  9. “Still in Love”Myriam AlterWhere is There: 2008
  10. “It Could Be There”Myriam Alter – Where is There: 2008
  11. “I Mean You “Thelonius Monk & Gerry Mulligan – ‘Round Midnight: 1957
  12. 10:00

  13. “Blight of the Fumble Bee”Paul Desmond/Gerry Mulligan – Two of a Mind: 1962
  14. “Swahililand”Ahmad JamalIt’s Magic: 2008
  15. “Everybody’s Jumpin'”Dave Brubeck Qrt – Time Out: 1959
  16. “Ahmad’s Blues “Red Garland – Red’s Blues: 1959
  17. “Scotch & Soda”Giacomo Gates Centerpiece: 2004
  18. 10:30

  19. “Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise”Robert JospéTime to Play: 2002
  20. “It’s About Time”George Melvin & Miss Lucy – It’s About Time
  21. “I Could Write a Book”Miles Davis Quintet – Relaxin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet: 1956
  22. “Funkallero”Herbie Mann – Peace Pieces (comps of Bill Evans): 1995
  23. 11:00

  24. “Dance Like There’s No Tomorrow”John Ellis & DoublewideDance Like There’s No Tomorrow: 2008
  25. “On The Loose”John Abercrombe – Cat ‘n’ Mouse: 2002
  26. “E.S.P.”Bill Watrous, Pete Christlieb, Gary Urwin Orch.Kindred Spirits: 2006
  27. “Orbits “Miles Davis Quintet – W LP Miles Smiles: 1966
  28. “The Earth Wants You”Mose Allison – (Profile): The Earth Wants You: 1993
  29. 11:30

  30. “Something You Got”Henry ButlerPiaNOLA Live: 2008
  31. “Mardi Gras Day”Kermit Ruffins With the Rebirth Brass Band – Throwback: 2005
  32. “Rainy Day Blues”Willie Nelson/Wynton MarsalisTwo Men with the Blues: 2008
  33. “Time After Time”Gene Harris & Jack McDuff – Downhome Blues: 1996