Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Classics and Beyond 1809


Segment One

Johann Mattheson: Harpsichord Suite X in E Minor
I. Symphonie
II. Allemande
III. Courante
IV. Sarabande
V. Gigue
Alessandro Simonetto: Harpsichord
Double CD: Mattheson: 12 Suites for Harpsichord (Brilliant Classics)

Segment Two

Franz Schubert: Arpeggione Sonata in A Minor D. 821 (Arranged for Cello and Guitar by Konrad Ragossnig)
I. Allegro Moderato
II. Adagio
III. Allegretto
Isabel Gehweiler: Cello
Aljaz Cvirn: Guitar
CD: Schubert, Gnatali and Vivaldi: Sonatas for Cello and Guitar (Solo Musica)

Segment Three

Alireza Farhang: Zamyad (Transaural Version)
Vitorio Montalti: Machina Crudele (Binaural Version)
Marie Ythier: Cello, Electronics
Double CD: Le Gest Augmente: For Solo Cello and Electronics (Evidence)

Thursday, May 17, 2018

Lake Air 1809


Segment One

Smooth Rush by William Staggers
MP3: Late Blossom (self-released)

Taoist Winds by Paul Jensen
CD: The Other Side (Juan Carlos Productions)

Forever Blue by Swing Out Sister
CD: Kaleidoscope World (Fontana)

Festa Nativa by Azymuth
CD: Cascades/Rapid Transit (Fantasy)

Segment Two

Laid Back by Drew Davidsen
MP3: Inner Space (self-released)

Another Country by Shadowfax
CD: The Dreams of Children (Windham Hill)

I Will Not Pass You By by Michael Tomlinson
CD: Run This Way Forever (Cypress)

Say You Love Me by Tom Scott
CD: Streamlines (GRP)

Segment Three

In My Feelings by Judah Sealy
MP3: Welcome Home (self-released)

Moving On by John Dorney
CD: Beckoning (Eversound)

I Just Wanna Stop by Gino Vannelli
CD: Brother to Brother (A&M)

Making Love by Rob Mullins
CD: Soulscape (RMC)

Sunday, May 13, 2018

Something Beautiful 1805


Segment One

Love is in the Air by Hagood Hardy
LP: Reflections

Laura by Douglas Gamley With Gordon Langford and His Orchestra
CD: Piano Passion: Popular Classics Vol. 5

Stranger in Paradise by The Romantic Strings
LP: Reader's Digest Music: Relaxing Moods Vol. 1

Hello by Francis Goya
LP: This is Francis Goya

Like Someone in Love by The Marina Strings
CD: Love Theme From Skyjacked and Other Great Love Songs

We've Only Just Begun by The Boston Pops Orchestra
CD: The Arthur Fiedler Legacy: Evening at Pops

Till There Was You by The Living Strings
CD: LP Library

Yesterday by Horst Jankowski
LP: A Walk in the Black Forest

When I Fall in Love by 101 Strings
CD: The Great Love Songs

Segment Two

California Girls by The Hollyridge Strings
LP: The Beach Boys Songbook Vol. 2

Crazy Love by Frank Chacksfield
CD: Sundown

If I Should Lose You by George Shearing Quintet and Orchestra
LP: Black Satin

Where is the Love by The Box Tree Orchestra
CD: Instrumental Inspirations of Classical Guitar Vol. 3

Longer by John Fox
CD: John Fox and His Orchestra Vol. 1

Where is Your Heart by Percy Faith
LP: 16 Most Requested Songs

Flamingo by Axel Stordahl
LP: Days to Come

Alone Again (Naturally) by The London Festival Orchestra
LP: Come to Where the Love is

Tuesday, May 8, 2018

Jazz Progressions 1809


Segment One

One, Twi, 1-2-3-4 by The Gary Burton Quartet
CD: Duster (Koch)

Emergency! by The Tony Williams Lifetime
CD: Emergency! (Esoteric)

Let's Put it Like This by Philip Catherine
LP: Stream (Warner Brothers)

Segment Two

Openings by The Fourth Way
CD: The Fourth Way (Capitol)

Inactin by The Michal Urbaniak Group
LP: Inactin (Spiegelei)

Waving Memories by Jean-Luc Ponty
CD: Upon the Wings of Music (Atlantic)

Segment Three

Nova by Nova
LP: Blink (Arista)

Duello by Duello Madre
LP: Duello Madre (Producttori Associati)

Sunday, May 6, 2018

Something Beautiful 1804


Segment One

Lonely Room by Ferrante and Teicher
CD: Melodies for the Starlight Hours

Cybele by Red Skelton
LP: Red Skelton Conducts Music From the Heart

Solitude by Beegie Adair
CD: Beegie Adair Plays Duke Ellington

Say, Has Anybody Seen My Sweet Gypsy Rose? by George Greeley
LP: The Just Beautiful Music Collection

My Prayer by Frank Vignola and Joe Ascione
CD: The Frank and Joe Show 66

I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now by Mantovani
CD: Songs to Remember/The Incomparable Mantovani

Hawaiian Wedding Song by Frank Chacksfield
CD: Globetrotting/Hawaii

Go Away Little Girl by Jack Dorsey
CD: Jack Dorsey Plays Carpenters and King

It's All in the Game by Roger Williams
CD: Till/Near You

Watch What Happens by Syd Dale
CD: Starborne Limited Edition #41

Segment Two

Walking in the Rain by Arthur Greenslade
CD: Sweet With a Beat

If I Fell by Perry Botkin Jr.
CD: Happiness Is

Someone to Watch Over Me by Ian McDougal
CD: The Very Thought of You

The Touch of Your Lips by Nelson Riddle
LP: The Tender Touch

Unforgettable by Chris Poehler
CD: Here's to the Arrangers!

I Talk to the Trees by 101 Strings
LP: From Hollywood to Broadway

Strange Music by Hugo Winterhalter
CD: 16 Beautiful Hits

Theme From Fellini's 8 and 1/2 by The Sunset Strings
CD: Somewhere My Love/Film Music Italian

I Cover the Waterfront by Enoch Light
LP: Enoch Light and His Orchestra

Suddenly by John Fox
CD: John Fox and His Orchestra Vol. 6

Saturday, May 5, 2018

The Jazz Scene 1809


Segment One

Almost Like Being in Love by Sonny Rollins
CD: Sonny Rollins With the Modern Jazz Quartet (Prestige/OJC)

Close Enough for Love by Lou Levy
CD: By Myself (Verve)

Caravan by Joe Pass
CD: Portraits of Duke Ellington (Pablo/OJC)

Segment Two

Life is Just a Bowl of Cherries by The Larry Porter Trio
MP3: Don't Fence Me In (Unit)

If You Could See Me Now by Sandy Gardner
CD: Everything I Love (CVG)

Too Late Now by Nick Tomalin and Mark Allaway
MP3: Naming Clouds (self-released)

Segment Three

Turn Left by The David Friedman Generations Trio
MP3: Thursday (Malletmuse)

Lullaby for Leslie by The Hal McKusick Quartet
CD: East Coast Jazz Series No. 8 (Fresh Sound)

The Thang by Ronnie Mathews and Freddie Hubbard
CD: Dpoin' the Thang! (Prestige/OJC)