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Pulse! [Playlist – 07/21/11]

Pulse!’s featured artist today is Abdullah Ibrahim, a South African piano player who has become a world figure because of his playing, leadership and compositions.

  1. “The Grease Patrol” {Plas Johnson}Plas Johnson with the Grease PatrolL.A. ’55 [1983]
    Johnson ts (from N.O.), Art Hillery org, Jimmy Smith d, Billy Rogers g
  2. “Upa Neguinho” {Lobo, Guarian}Mark SgangaAn Evening in Rio [2011]
    Sganga guit/voc + perc, backing vocals
  3. “Nostalgia in Times Square” {Charles Mingus}Eliane EliasEverything I Love [2000]
    Elias p, Christian McBride b, Carl Allen d
  4. “A Little Bit”Madelyn PeyrouxHalf the Perfect World [2006]
    Peyroux voc
  5. “Mannenberg” {Basil Coetzee}Abdullah IbrahimAfrican Jazz Standards [2004]
    compilation, South African artists
  6. “The Heathen” {Bob Marley}Monty Alexander & Harlem Kingston ExpressHarlem Kingston Express Live! [2011]
    Alexander + ensemble
  7. “Night Train” {Forrest}Jimmy ForrestHeart of the Forrest [1978]
    Forrest ts, Shirley Scott org, Randy Marsh d
  8. “A good man is hard to find”Stephanie NakasianThrush Hour
    Hod O Brien p
  9. “Jane XX”New Cool CollectiveMore! Soul Jazz Latin Flavours Nineties Vibes [1998]
    Dutch: Anton Goudsmit g, Benjamin Herman ts(co founders), Joost Kroon d, Willem Friede keyb, David Rockefeller t +
  10. “Don’t Fix It”New Cool CollectiveOut of Office [2007]
    Dutch: Anton Goudsmit g, Benjamin Herman ts(co founders), Joost Kroon d, Willem Friede keyb, David Rockefeller t +
  11. “John Henry”Cephas & WigginsRichmond Blues [2008]
    John Cephas g/voc (d. 3/09), Phil Wiggins harp,comp. Piedmont blues
  12. “Embraceable You”Jazz at the PhilharmonicJazz at the Philharmonic 1940s [1940’s]
    (LP) Roy Eldridge t, Tommy Turk tbn, Charlie Parker as, Lester Young, Flip Phillips ts, Hank Jones p, Ray Brown b, Buddy Rich d
  13. “The Song is You” {Hammerstein, Kern}Mimi FoxPerpetually Hip [2005]
    Fox el&ac g, Xavier Davis p, Billy Hart d, Harvie S. b
  14. “The Wedding”Abdullah IbrahimAfrican Marketplace [1979]
    Ibrahim keybds (with a stateside ensemble); Carlos Ward as, Jeff Jawsarrah King as . ..
  15. “Very Nice”New York Electric PianoKeys to the City Vol. 1 [2011]
    Keyb Qnt with vocals by Deanna Kirk and/or Ava Farber
  16. “Yugo A Go Go” {trad. Gypsy arr.Lurie}The Tipton’s Sax QuartetLaws of Motion [2008]
    Jessica Lurie as , Amy Denio as, Tina Richerson bar, Sue Orfield ts, Chris Stromquist d
  17. “Safe In My Arms”Nicole Metzger and The New York Connection – That’s What I Want to Do [2011]
    Metzger voc, Michael Stevens p, Joe Fonda b, Harvey Sorgen d
  18. “That’s What I Want to Do”Nicole Metzger and The New York Connection – That’s What I Want to Do [2011]
    Metzger voc, Michael Stevens p, Joe Fonda b, Harvey Sorgen d
  19. “Dollar’s Moods” {Ibrahim}The Jazz EpistlesThe Jazz Epistles [1960]
    Dollar Brand (Abdullah Ibrahim) p, Hugh Masakela tpt, Kippie Moeketsi as, Jonas Gwangwa tbn, plus others – South African Jazz
  20. “Five Up Front”The Galactic Cowboy OrchestraAll Out of Peaches [2011]
    John Wright bassguit, Lisa Wright fiddle, Mark O’Day d/perc, Dan Neale g
  21. “Trouble in Mind”Snooks EaglinNew Orleans Street Singer [1959]
    from a Smithsonian Folkways recordings
  22. “Sweet Samba” {Abdullah Ibrahim}Abdullah IbrahimAfrican River [1989]
    Ibrahim p, Robin Eubanks tbn, Horace Young ss/as/picc, Brian Abrahams d
  23. “Je Ne Sais Quoi” {Pieranunzi}Eric Vloeimans QuartetBestiarium [1996]
    (Dutch) Eric Vloeimans tpt. Anton Goudsmit g, Arnold Dooesweerd b, Pieter Bast b, Peter Weniger sax
  24. “Nascimento” {Barry Harris}Steven Kroon – Without a Doubt [2011]
    Kroon congas, + vibes, piano, flute
  25. “Untitled Up-Tempo Boogaloo” {Melvin/Campbell}George Melvin & Royce Campbell – George Melvin & Royce Campbell
    Melvin org, Campbell g, Phill Riddle d (presumed)
  26. “Untitled “Slow Blues”” {Melvin/Campbell}George Melvin & Royce Campbell – George Melvin & Royce Campbell
    Melvin org, Campbell g, Phill Riddle d (presumed)
  27. “J. And B. Blues”Paul GonsalvesGetting’ Together [1960]
    Gonsalves ts, Nat Adderley crnt, Wynton Kelly p, Sam Jones b, Jimmy Cobb d.
  28. “District Six (Trance Circle Dance)” {Ibrahim}Abdullah IbrahimBombella [2009]
    Ibrahim p, with WDR big band
  29. “Goodbye Daddy Goodbye” {Ma Rainey}Barbara DaneOn My Way [1961]
    Dane voc/g, Kenny Whitson p/crnt
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