Sunday, November 23, 2014

The Jazz Scene 1413

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Segment One

Yardbird Suite by Kai Winding
Volare by Bucky Pizzarelli and Lionel Hampton
Lullaby of Birdland by Dexter Gordon
Tuxedo Junction by Al Hirt
CD Box Set: Best of Jazz (Komax)

Segment Two

Blackbird by Arturo Sandoval
Eleanor Rigby by Chick Corea
The Long and Winding Road by George Benson
In My Life by Spyro Gyra
CD: The Beatles Tribute: An All-Star Jazz Celebration (GRP)

Segment Three

Fascinatin' Rhythm by Art Pepper
But Not for Me by Chet Baker
Nice Work if You Can Get it by Thelonious Monk
Do it Again by nancy Wilson
Gershwin Prejude No. 2 by Bud Shank
CD: Rhapsody in Blue: Blue Note Plays the Music of George and Ira Gershwin (Blue Note)

Friday, November 21, 2014

Jazz Progressions 1413

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Segment One

Round About Nine by Association
LP: Earwax (Munich)

Rautionaha by OM
LP: Rautionaha (Japo)

Segment Two

Don't Let the Dragon Eat Your Mother by John McLaughlin
LP: Devotion (Douglas)

To Whom it May Concern: Them/Us by The Tony Williams Lifetime
CD: Turn it Over (Polydor)

Eskdalemuir by Larry Coryell
CD: Fairyland (Universe)

Segment Three

Nexus by John Abercrombie
CD: Gateway 2 (ECM)

Backward Glance by John Abercrombie
CD: Characters (ECM)

Wednesday, November 19, 2014

Classics and Beyond 1413

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Segment One

Pyotor Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien, Op. 45
The Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra
Mstislav Rostropovich: Conductor
LP: Tchaikovsky: Ballet Suite 1, Andante Cantabile, Capriccio Italien (Deutsch Grammophon)

Segment Two

Joaquin Rodrigo: Fantasia Para un Gentilhombre
I. Villano y Ricercar
II. Espanoleta y Fanfarria de la Caballeria de Napoles
III. Danza de las Hachas
IV. Canario
Narciso Yepes: Guitar
Orqesta Sinfonica de la Radio-Television Espanola
Odon Alonso: Conductor
LP: Rodrigo - Yepes (Deutsch Grammophon)

Segment Three

Raymond Scott: Sleepy Time/The Happy Whistler
Raymond Scott: Electronic Instruments
CD Box Set: Raymond Scott: Soothing Sounds for Baby (Basta Music)

Monday, November 17, 2014

Upstate Radio Theatre 1413

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Break the Bank 2-1-50
Gang Busters "Manhattan Rampage" 7-19-54

Sounds From the Global Village 1412

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Segment One

Yegelle Tezeta by Mulatu Astatqe
Pequeno Fado by Monica Molina
Ederlezi by Goran Bregovic
Che Cosse L'Amor by Vinicio Capossela
CD Box Set: Colors (Compact Disc Club)

Segment Two

Kaharwa/Dadra by Aziz Herawi
CD: Master of Afghani Lutes (Arhoolie)

Te Wa Vouan Ne Ma by Kareyce Fotso
CD: Mokte (Contre-Jour)

Marrandil by Geoffrey Gurrumul Yunupingu
CD: Gurrumul (Skinnyfish)

Segment Three

Ndiri Ndanogio Niwe by Mbiri Young Stars
CD: Kenya Special: Selected East African Recordings From the 1970s and '80s (Soundway)

Tres Dias by Mariachi Los Camperos de Nati Cano
CD: Fiesta en Mexico (Replay Music Special)

Reres Hill by Emily Smith
CD: Echoes (White Fall)

Cherry Flower Rain by Ken Yang
CD: Meet the Sky (Wind Music)

Friday, November 14, 2014

Lake Air 1412

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Segment One

Jugando by Justo Almario
CD: Family Time (GRP)

The Water Song by Wayne Gratz
CD: Follow Me Home (Narada)

The Journey by John Morgan
CD: Acoustic Guitar Highlights, Vol. 3 (Solid Air)

Beneath an Evening Sky by Ralph Towner and Gary Burton
CD: Slide Show (ECM)

Segment Two

Silent Promise by Gregg Karukas
CD: Nightshift (N-Coded)

The Bonny Swans by Loreena McKennitt
CD: The Mask and Mirror (Warner Brothers)

Quiet Valleys by Rick Wakeman
CD: Country Airs (Hallmark)

Segment Three

One Night Alone With You by Earl Klugh
CD: Soda Fountain Shuffle (Warner Brothers)

Turning Point by The Tord Gustavsen Trio
CD: Changing Places (ECM)

Island in the Sun by Lonnie Liston Smith
CD: Rejuvenation (Sony)

Thursday, November 13, 2014

The Jazz Scene 1412

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Segment One

The Intrepid Hub by David Weiss
CD: When Words Fail (Motema)

So What? by Jeremy Steig
CD: Flute Fever (IPO)

Segment Two

Rise by Russell Malone
CD: Sweet Georgia Peach (Impulse!)

Marcie by Laurie Antonioli
CD: Songs of Shadow, Songs of Light (Origin)

Night and Day by Stan Getz and Bill Evans
CD: Stan Getz and Bill Evans (Verve)

Segment Three

I Hear a Rhapsody by Phil Grenadier
CD: Shimmer (Fresh Sound New Talent)

Two Steps Ahead by Dave Valentin
CD: Red Sun (GRP)

Time After Time by Greg Amirault
CD: East of the Sun (Cupfa)