Tag Archives: Monty Alexander

Pulse! [Playlist – 07/14/11]

  1. “Grab This!” {Griffin}Johnny GriffinGrab This! [1962]
    (LP) Griffin ts, Paul Bryant org, Joe Pass g, . .
  2. “Lover”Dave Brubeck QuartetJazz, Red Hot and Cool [1954]
    D. Brubeck p, Paul Desmond as, Bob Bates b, Joe Dodge d
  3. “Little Girl Blue”Dave Brubeck QuartetJazz, Red Hot and Cool [1954]
    D. Brubeck p, Paul Desmond as, Bob Bates b, Joe Dodge d
  4. “Anda Lucia”Sherrie Maricle & The Diva Jazz OrchestraLive from Lincoln Center’s Dizzy’s Club [2008]
    Maricle leads, drums; 13 ppiece all girl orch
  5. “Hallelujah” {Leonard Cohen}Sara GazarekReturn to You [2007]
    2nd album Sara voc , John Nelson p,+
  6. “Bohemia After Dark” {Oscar Perttiford}Herbie Mann & Phil WoodsBeyond Brooklyn [2003]
    Mann flt, Woods as/clara, Jay Ashby tbn, Alain Mallet p . . .
  7. “Hold On, I’m Coming”Herbie MannGlory of Love [1967]
  8. “Tiny Capers”Clifford Brown – Max Roach QuintThe Immortal Clifford Brown [1954]
    Brown t, Zoot Sims ts, Russ Freeman p +
  9. “Dark Eyes”Ramsey Lewis TrioDown to Earth [1958]
    1st Trio: Ramsey Lewis p, Eldee Young b, Redd Holt d
  10. “My Foolish Heart”Gene HarrisLive at Otter Crest [1981]
    Harris p, John Heard b, Jimmy Smith d.
  11. “Bouncing With Bean” {Hawkins}Coleman Hawkins – Body and Soul: The Indispensable Coleman Hawkins 1927-1956 [1940]
    (LP) Coleman Hawkins All-Star Octet
  12. “Mandela” {Ibrahim}Abdullah IbrahimBombella [2009]
    Ibrahim p, with WDR big band
  13. “Cajun in Spurs”The Galactic Cowboy OrchestraAll Out of Peaches [2011]
    John Wright bassguit, Lisa Wright fiddle, Mark O’Day d/perc, Dan Neale g
  14. “The Blues Are Out of Town”Giacomo GatesLuminosity [2008]
    Gates voc, John DiMartino p, Ray Drummond b, Greg Bandy d + ts & g
  15. “Untitled “Mid-Tempo Shuffle”” {Melvin/Campbell}George Melvin & Royce Campbell – George Melvin & Royce Campbell
    Melvin org, Campbell g, Phill Riddle d (presumed)
  16. “Fitnah” {Ahmad Jamal}Ahmad JamalIt’s Magic [2008]
    Jamal p, Idris Muhammed d, James Cammack b, Manolo Badrena perc.
  17. “That’s a Pretty Good Love”Sara ArthurTalk of the Town [2008]
    Chas Arthur g/p, Stephen McCarthy b/d
  18. “Ode to Billy Joe” {B. Gentry}Bradley LeightonSoul Collective [2008]
    Leighton flt, Greg Adams t, other brass
  19. “Café Con Leche” {Allen Phillips}Bradley LeightonSoul Collective [2008]
    Leighton flt, Greg Adams t, other brass
  20. “OBG Why Me Blues”SaffireBroad Casting [1991]
    Gaye Adegbalola
  21. “Sedy” {Barry}Mamadou BarryNiyo [2008]
    Sax,from Guinea
  22. “Complicated Love”Claire DalyMary Joyce Project: Nothing to Lose [2011]
  23. “Tippin'”Claire DalyMary Joyce Project: Nothing to Lose [2011]
    Daly barÂ… Napoleon Maddox human beatbox
  24. “Slinky”The Bruce Katz BandA Deeper Blue [2003]
    Katz p, Michael William g, Rod Carey elec b, Ralph Rosen d
  25. “Kiss Me Right” {Silver}Horace SilverDoin’ The Thing [1961]
    Silver p, Blue Mitchell t, Junior Cook ts, Gene Taylor b, Roy Brooks d
  26. “Hallelujah, I Love Her So”Steve TurreTNT (Trombone-N-Tenor) [2000]
    Turre tbn, David Sanchez ts, Stephen Scott p, Peter Washingon b, Lewis Nash d
  27. “Freddie Freeloader (Riddim)”Monty Alexander & Harlem Kingsgon ExpressHarlem Kingston Express Live! [2011]
    Alexander + ensemble
  28. “No Woman, No Cry” {Bob Marley}Monty Alexander & Harlem Kingsgon ExpressHarlem Kingston Express Live! [2011]
    Alexander + ensemble
  29. “Something Went Wrong”Hank Jones with Frank WessHank and Frank [2003]
    H Jones p, frank Wess flt,ts, Mickey Roker d, John Webber b
  30. “Do You Want to Dance?” {John Prine}Bette MidlerExperience the Divine [1993]
    Midler voc

Jazz Songline [Playlist – 9/25/08]

Guest Host: David Lee, sitting in for Tom Klippstein
The featured artists for this show are bassist Ray Brown and piano man Monty Alexander.
They frequently joined talents in groups, and during this show they’re heard both together and separately.

Set 1 – 09:00

  1. “Just a Little Bit”Monty AlexanderSteamin’: 1995
  2. “Mine and Yours (Jamie Fox)”Jamie FoxWhen I Get Home: 2006
  3. “There is no Greater Love”Ernestine AndersonLive at the 1990 Concord Jazz Festival: 1990
  4. “You’d be so nice to come home to”Hank Jones Great Jazz TrioSomeday My Prince Will Come: 2002
  5. “When You Go (R.Brown)”Monty AlexanderSteamin’: 1995
  6. Set 2 –  09:30

  7. “Who’s Got Rhythm”Gerry Mulligan & Ben WebsterGerry Mulligan meets Ben Webster: 1959
  8. “The lady is a Tramp”Gerry Mulligan SextetPresenting the Gerry Mulligan Sextet: 1955
  9. “No Greater Love”Ray BrownSeven Steps to Heavn: 1995
  10. “Seventh Son”Mose AllisonMose Alive!: 1965
  11. “We Blue it”Ramsey Lewis TrioDown to Earth: 1958
  12. Set 3 – 10:00

  13. “All this Love vocal”Ramsey Lewis & Nancy WilsonSimple Pleasures: 2003
  14. “Hip Bone”Johnny AGet Inside: 2004
  15. “Eclipse (Mike DeMicco)”The Brubeck Brothers QrtClassified: 2008
  16. “Make Me Feel This Way”Sara Gazarek – Return to You: 2007
  17. “Shut Up and Go to Sleep (Gil)”Joe GilBreath Deep and Enter Carefully: 2008
  18. Set 4 – 10:30

  19. “Two RB’s”Ray BrownSeven Steps to Heavn: 1995
  20. “Compassion (Milt Jackson)”Ray Brown, Monty Alexander, Russell MaloneRay Brown, Monty Alexander, Russell Malone: 1997
  21. “Heads”John D’earthOne Bright Glance: 1989
  22. “The Wind Cries Mary”Johnny AGet Inside: 2004
  23. “Peel me a grape”Diana KrallLove Scenes: 1997
  24. Set 5 – 11:00

  25. “Come Together (Lennon-McCartney)”Lynne Arriale TrioCome Together: 2004
  26. “Red is the Rose (trad)”Lynne Arriale TrioCome Together: 2004
  27. “Roll ’em Pete”Mr. BMy Sunday Best: 2007
  28. “Nahsty Blues”Clark TerryColor Changes: 1960
  29. “The People that you never get to love”Susannah McCorkle – Most Requested Songs: 2001
  30. Set 6 – 11:30

  31. “NE-Afterglow”Milt Jackson QuartetSoul Route: 1983
  32. “At play in the fields of the lord”Billy Bang QuartetBig Bang Theory: 2000
  33. “I’m gonna sit right down and write myself a letter”Jay McShann – Some Blues: 1990
  34. “Back to the Start “Sara ArthurTalk of the Town: 2008

-David Lee