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Pulse! [Playlist – 09/08/11]

Pulse! features two new artists and their CDs today: Mindy Canter, and Kyle Eastwood – and . . ..

To mark the coming 10th Anniversary of 9/11, Pulse! offers selections from Amina Figarova’s September Suite, which she began writing in NYC the day after the twin towers fell.

    1. “Tricotism” {Clarke}Kenny ClarkeMeets the Detroit Jazzmen [1956]
      last rec. before leaving for Paris; all members relatively new: Clarke d/leader, Tommy Flanagan p, Pepper Adams bar, Kenny Burrell g, Paul Chambers b,
    2. “Strange Meadow Lark” {Dave Brubeck}Dave Brubeck QuartetTime Out [1959]
      D. Brubeck p, Paul Desmond as, Eugene Wright b, Joe Morello d
    3. “Samba with Some Barbeque”Paul DesmondLet Me Tell Ya’ about Desmond [1968]
      Desmond + many
    4. “Alone On My Own”Ernestine AndersonWhen the Sun Goes Down [1984]
      Anderson voc, Gene Harris p, Ray Brown b, Red Holloway ts, Gerryck King d
    5. “Slider”Mindy CanterFluteus Maximus [2011]
      Canter flt/keyb/b3,
    6. “Blue String” {Sonny Stitt}Charlie Apicella & Iron CityThe Business [2011]
      Charlie Apicella g, Dave Mattock org, Stephen Riley ts, Alan Korzin and Mayra Casales perc.
    7. “I Get along without you very well”Chet BakerThe Definitive Chet Baker [1954]
      Chet t Russ Freeman p, Carson Smith b, Larry Bunker d
    8. “Every Time We Say Goodbye/Nuvens Gouradas” {Porter/Jobim}Antonio Adolfo and Carol SaboyaLa e Ca/Here and There [2010]
      Adolfo p, +g/b/d/tbn
    9. “Take It Slow and Easy”Barbara DaneOn My Way [1961]
      Dane voc/g, Kenny Whitson p/crnt
    10. “Calypso in C” {Bethel}Doug Bethel Trio – Kosen Rufu [2010]
      Bethel tbn, Bob Hallahan p, Randall Pfarr b; ‘Kosen Rufu” – Buddhist concept of world harmony through cherishing all life ;
    11. “Skunk Eye”Heavy TinFused Jazz [2010]
      p/b duet: BR Pearson p, Izzie Reel b
    12. “I Found a New Baby”Sidney Bechet – The Best of Sidney Bechet [1949]
      Bechet ss/clar, Wild Bill Davison cornet +
    13. “String Thing”Howard AldenHoward Alden Frank Vignola Jimmy Bruno [1995]
      3 g’s:Howard Alden Frank Vignola Jimmy Bruno; + B&D on some
    14. “Waiter Make mine Blues”Lainie CookeIt’s Always You [2008]
      Voc, Ted Firth p, Cameron Brown b, others.
    15. “Thank You Ma’am” {Bang}Billy BangLive at Carlos 1 [1986]
      (LP) Sext: Bang violin, Roy Campbell t, William Parker b, Thurman Barker marimba +g/d/
    16. “Andalucía”Kyle EastwoodSongs from the Chateau [2011]
      Eastwood g, Graeme Flowers tpt/flg, Andrew McCormack p +
    17. “High Heeled Sneakers”Mindy CanterFluteus Maximus [2011]
      Canter (voc with guitarist Denny Geyer); flt/keyb/b3,
    18. “In a Sentimental Mood”Mimi FoxKicks [1999]
      Fox amp’d acous g, Russell Farrante p, Joey DeFrancesco org, Will Kennedy d
    19. “Chicken Giblets”Dizzy Gillespie – Soul and Salvation [1969]
      Gillespie tpt, James Moody sax, Joe Newman
    20. “Casbah Melon”Dizzy Gillespie – Soul and Salvation [1969]
      Gillespie tpt, James Moody sax, Joe Newman
    21. “Goin’ To Chicago Blues”Ernestine AndersonNightlife [2010]
      Anderson voc, Houston Person ts, Lafayette Harris p, rhythm varies
    22. “Skokiaan”A MusarurwaAfrican Jazz Standards [2004]
      compilation, South African artists
    23. Numb {Amina Figaravo}Amina FigarovaSeptember Suite [2004]
      was in NYC during 9/11; originally from Azerbaijan, but living in the Netherlands; septet Figaravo p, with Bart Platteau flt, Tom Beek as
    24. “Denial” {Amina Figaravo}Amina FigarovaSeptember Suite [2004]
      was in NYC during 9/11; originally from Azerbaijan, but living in the Netherlands; septet Figaravo p, with Bart Platteau flt, Tom Beek as
    25. Trying to Focus {Amina Figaravo}Amina FigarovaSeptember Suite [2004]
      was in NYC during 9/11; originally from Azerbaijan, but living in the Netherlands; septet Figaravo p, with Bart Platteau flt, Tom Beek as
    26. “Dawn” {Amina Figaravo}Amina FigarovaSeptember Suite [2004]
      was in NYC during 9/11; originally from Azerbaijan, but living in the Netherlands; septet Figaravo p, with Bart Platteau flt, Tom Beek as
    27. “Why Can’t We Be Alone”Johnny JonesBlues is in the House [2000]
      Jones guit,voc
    28. “I’ll Be the Judge of That”Johnny JonesBlues is in the House [2000]
      Jones guit,voc
    29. “Moon Over Couronneau”Kyle EastwoodSongs from the Chateau [2011]
      Eastwood g, Graeme Flowers tpt/flg, Andrew McCormack p +
    30. “What Is This Thing Called Love?” {ColePorter}Stan GetzYours and Mine [1989]
      Getz ts, Kenny Barron p, Ray Drummond b, Ben Riley d Live at Glasgow Intl Jazz Fest.
    31. “Married Life” {Ball}Marcia BallPeace, Love and BBQ [2008]
      Ball voc/p
    32. “Knife Points” {Erik Friedlander}Erik FriedlanderBroken Arm [2008]
      Friedlander cello, Mike Sarin B, Trevor Dunn d (NY scene)
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