Tuesday, December 11, 2018

The Jazz Scene 1814

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Segment One

So What? by Miles Davis
CD: Kind of Blue (Columbia)

Freddie Freeloader by The Dave Askren Trio
CD: Re: Bill Evans (String Jazz)

All Blues by Ron Carter
CD: All Blues (CTI)

Segment Two

Winter Sleeves by Holly Hoffmann
CD: Take Note! (Capri)

I Know That You Know by Nat King Cole
CD: After Midnight: The Complete Session (Capitol)

It's You or No One by Gianni Basso
CD: In Bari (You're My Everything) (YVP Music)

Segment Three

Friendly Persuasion by Lem Winchester
CD: Lem's Beat (New Jazz/OJC)

You Stepped Out of a Dream by Dorothy Ashby
Double CD: Four Classic Albums Plus (Avid)

King of the Hill by The Jim Rotondi Quintet
CD: Jim's Bop (Criss Cross)

Friday, December 7, 2018

Lake Air 1815

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Segment One

The Beautiful Game by Acoustic Alchemy
CD: The Beautiful Game (Higher Octave)

A Gentle Breeze by Sandy Owen
CD: Heart Crossings (Ivory)

Hang On to Your Love by Sade
CD: Diamond Life (Epic)

Lands of Fire by Roberto Perera
CD: Alma del Sur: Music of South America (Narada)

Segment Two

Miles Away by Dave Bradshaw Jr.
CD: Flipside (self-released)

The Constant Search by Steve Haun
CD: Inside the Sky (Silver Wave)

Louisiana Sunday Afternoon by Diane Schuur
CD: Talkin' 'Bout You (GRP)

New Beginnings by Dave Valentin
CD: Kalahari (GRP)

Segment Three

Twilight Ride by Paul Taylor
CD: Pleasure Seeker (Unity)

Waltz for Ruth Gordon by Ron Murray
CD: Prelude in Pastel (North Star)

You've Got it by Simply Red
CD: A New Flame (Elektra)

Love Makes it Better by Grover Washington Jr.
CD: A Secret Place (Verve)

Thursday, December 6, 2018

Something Beautiful 1813

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Segment One

I Honestly Love You by The Moonlight Moods Orchestra
CD: Love Themes

Candy by The Golden Dream Orchestra
LP: Easy Compilation, Vol. 2

Rosalie by The Melachrino Strings
LP: The Immortal Ladies

Darling, Je Vous Aime Beaucoup by The Parris Mitchell Strings
LP: Love Songs of the Century

Too Good to be True by George Shearing
CD: Here and Now/The New Look!

I Will Wait for You by Maurice Larcange
LP: Plays Legrand and Aznavour

But Beautiful by Marty Gold
CD: Spotlight on Marty Gold, Vol. 1

Can't Get Used to Losing You by Clebanoff
LP: Today's Best Hits

My Happiness by Hugo Montenegro
LP: 20th Century Strings

Watch What Happens by Tony Motola
LP: The Romantic Guitar Collection

Segment Two

Stranger on the Shore by Frank Pourcel
LP: Hi-Fi '77

I Won't Last a Day Without You by Denis King
LP: All in Love is Fair

Nobody Does it Better by Frank Chacksfield
CD: Melodies, Moods and Memories

Come to Me, Bend to Me by Cyril Ornadel
LP: The Great American Songbook

Unchained Melody by James Galway
CD: Wind Beneath My Wings

We'll Sing in the Sunshine by The Living Strings
LP: Everybody Loves Somebody

I Just Called to Say I Love You by Norm Geller
CD: Easy Favorits #13

You Keep Coming Back Like a Song by Mantovani
CD: Gems Forever

The Very Thought of You by The Fantastic Strings
CD: Love Letters

Wonderful Baby by The Festival Strings
CD: The Best of the Festival Strings

Upstate Radio Theatre 1814

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X Minus One "Time and Time Again" 1-11-56
Crime Classics "Madeline Smith, Maid or Murderess" 1-20-54

Jazz Progressions 1814

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Segment One

Every Step of the Way by Santana
CD: Caravanserai (Columbia)

Meeting of the Spirits by The Mahavishnu Orchestra
CD: The Inner Mounting Flame (Columbia)

Segment Two

Kaleidon by Kaleidon
CD: Free Love (Mellow)

Rolling Nuns by Stomu Yamash'ta's East Wind
CD: Freedom is Frightening (Esoteric)

Sea Son by Secret Oyster
LP: Sea Son (Columbia)

Segment Three

Scanning by The Philip Zoubek Trio
CD: Outside (WhyPlayJazz)

Victory Dance by Don Pullen
CD: Evidence of Things Unseen (Black Saint)

Classics and Beyond 1813

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Segment One

Claude Debussy: La Mer, L. 109
I. L'aube a Midi Sur la Mer
II. Jeux de Vagues
III. Dialogue du Vent et de la Mer
Luxembourg Philharmonic Orchestra
Gustavo Gimeno: Conductor
CD: Debussy: La Mer, Iberia, Images Premier Livre, 6 Epigraphes Antiques (PentaTone)

Segment Two

Richard Mascall: Sonata for Solo Violin and Digital FX
I. Labyrinth
V. At the Corner House
Marc Djorkic: Violin
CD: Solo Seven (ATMA Classique)

Segment Three

Johannes Brahms: Capriccio II, Op. 76
Sergei Rachmaninoff: Prelude VIII, Op. 32
Domenico Scarlatti: Sonata, K20
Gary Burton: Vibraphone
Makoto Ozone: Piano
CD: Virtuosi (Concord)

Wednesday, December 5, 2018

Sounds From the Global Village 1813

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Segment One

Madya Laya Teentaal by Sanju Sahai
CD: Sacred Beats of the Tabla (ARC)

Segment Two

Fantasia Guarani by Oscar Benito
CD: Popular Songs From Paraguay (ARC)

Kal Timasniwen by Timasniwen
CD: Tikmawen (self-released)

Philrosmani by Ensemble Kereoni
CD: Traditional Songs From Georgia (ARC)

Segment Three

Saludo a San Juan Bautista Recorded by Oswaldo Lares
LP: Musica de Venezuela 1972-1981 (TAL)

Ibare (In Praise of a Chieftain) by Three Women's Voices
CD: Anthology of World Music: Africa: Music From Rwanda (Rounder)

Come Wander With Me by Lula Pena
CD: Archivo Pittoresco (Crammed Discs)