Saturday, June 29, 2019

The Jazz Scene 1914


Segment One

The Happy Blues by Gene Ammons
CD: The Happy Blues (Prestige/OJC)

Beautiful Love by Royce Campbell and Bob Bowen
CD: Duo (Moon Cycle)

Segment Two

Effendi by McCoy Tyner
CD: Inception (Impulse!)

I'm Hip by Anna Gasteyer
CD: I'm Hip (Henry's Girl)

Think of One by Steve Slagle
CD: Slagle Plays Monk (Steeplechase)

I Can't Believe That You're in Love With Me by The Red Norvo Trio
CD: Move! (Savoy)

Segment Three

Positive Way by The Jamie Saft Quartet
CD: Hidden Corners (RareNoise)

Celebration by George Cables
CD: I'm All Smiles (HighNote)

Mr. PC by Steve Hobbs
CD: Spring Cycle (Random Chance)

Friday, June 28, 2019

Upstate Radio Theatre 1920


Nightfall "A Shortwave Goodbye" 1-9-81
The Mel Blanc Show "Renting a Summer Cottage" 6-3-47

Classics and Beyond 1918


Segment One

Sergei Rachmaninoff: Double Bass Sonata in E Minor, Op. 19
Hans Roelofsen: Double Bass
Muza Rubackyte: Piano
Double CD: The Romantic Double Bass (Brilliant Classics)

Segment Two

Rudolph Escher: Sonata for Solo Violoncello
Pieter Wispelwey: Cello
CD: Kodaly, Escher, Crumb: Solo Cello Sonatas (Globe)

Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Jazz Progressions 1917


Segment One

I Won't Forget by The Cecilie Grundt Quintet
Digital Album: Contemporary Old School (AMP)

Back Again Some Time by The Gerry Hemingway Quartet
CD: Devils Paradise (Clean Feed)

Girasol by The Rob Price Quartet
CD: I Really Do Not See the Signal (Gutbrain)

Segment Two

Peace 2 by John McLaughlin
CD: My Goal's Beyond (Rykodisc)

Aheer by Oregon
CD: Our First Record (Universe)

Segment Three

Que Que by Sean Bergin and Tristan Honsinger
Digital Album: Lavoro (Material Sound)

Elements of Life by Charnett Moffett
CD: The Art of Improvisation (Motema)

Sunday, June 23, 2019

Lake Air 1919


Segment One

Thoughts of You by Alex Milan
CD: Worth the Wait (self-released)

Waves by Sandy Owen
CD: Montage (Ivory)

Change of Season by Meanie Stace
CD: The Key to Me (First Night)

Crusin' by Marc Antoine
CD: Crusin' (GRP)

Segment Two

Barbara Mae by Althea Rene
CD: Flawsome (self-released)

Sunstorm by Ralf Illenberger
CD: Soleil (Narada)

The Lady Wants to Know by Michael Franks
CD: Sleeping Gypsy (Warner Brothers)

Hello Again by Paul Brown
CD: The City (GRP)

Segment Three

Lady by the Bay by Jonathan Cain
CD: Piano With a View (Higher Octave)

White Sails by Martin Kolbe
CD: White Light (Narada)

20-20 by George Benson
CD: 20-20 (Warner Brothers)

Night Breeze by Ronnie Laws
CD: Fever (Blue Note)

Friday, June 21, 2019

Upstate Radio Theatre 1919


Night Beat "The Reformer" 6-26-52
The Hoagy Carmichael Show "First Song: Give Me the Simple Life" 8-5-46

Sounds From the Global Village 1913


Segment One

Kamberemba by Mamadi Kaba
CD: Africa Jole (Music of the World)

Back Home by Yinon Muallem
CD: Back Home (Galileo)

Tance Z Vysnych Raslavic by Folklorny Subor Lipa
CD: Traditional Music From Slovakia (ARC)

Segment Two

Somos el Son de Cuba by El Son de Adalberto Alvarez
CD: Somos el Son de Cuba (Plaza Mayor)

Donal Agus Morag by Altan
CD: Harvest Storm (Green Linnet)

Chal o Manna Hoon Ethay Reyna by The Asif Bhatti Ensemble
CD: Traditional Music From Pakistan (ARC)

Segment Three

Volver a los 17 by Pablo Carcamo
CD: Best of Chile (ARC)

Chant et Sanza Ikembe Avec Voix by Unknown Artist
CD: Burundi: Musiques Traditionnelles (Ocora)

Sunrise by Chinbat Baasankhuu
CD: The Art of the Mongolian Yatga (ARC)

Wednesday, June 19, 2019

The Jazz Scene 1913


Segment One

Sax Fifth Avenue by The Phil Woods/Gene Quill Sextet
CD: Phil and Quill (RCA)

Blues 88 by The Arturo Sandoval/Chucho Valdes Quartet
CD: Straight Ahead (Jazz House)

I Can't Get Started by Johnny Smith
CD: Johnny Smith Plus the Trio (Rhino)

Segment Two

Last Minute by Yu Ying Hsu
Digital Album: Happened, Happening (Andante Cantabile)

More Than You Know by Sylvia Syms With Kenny Burrell
CD: Sylvia Is! (Original Jazz Classics)

3+2=1 by Jean-Luc Ponty
CD: More Than Meets the Ear (World Pacific)

Segment Three

Shall We Dance by The Ted Rosenthal Trio
CD: The King and I (Venus)

Seven Steps to Heaven by The Francesco Cafiso New York Quartet
CD: Seven Steps to Heaven (Venus)

Flashback by The Art Farmer Quintet
CD: You make Me Smile (Soul Note)

Monday, June 17, 2019

Jazz Progressions 1916


Segment One

Transformation (Speed of Love) by David Sancious and Tone
CD: Transformation (Speed of Love) (Wounded Bird)

Segment Two

Summer Poem by Vanessa
LP: Black and White (Compendium)

Sorceress by Return to Forever
CD: The Romantic Warrior (Columbia)

Segment Three

Baldakinens Skrack by Lotus
CD: Vera O'Flera (DuckYourMusic)

Vimana by Nova
CD: Vimana (Arista)

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Lake Air 1918


Segment One

Give Me a Groove by Earl Carter
Digital Album: Silky (self-released)

Flight of Fantasy by Yanni
CD: Reflections of Passion (Private Music)

Heaven by Phil Perry
Cd: Pure Pleasure (MCA)

Divided Soul by Jim Horn
CD: Neon Nights (Warner Brothers)

Segment Two

Hidden Pleasures by Brian Simpson
CD: Closer Still (Noteworthy)

My Heaven by Armik
CD: Alchemy (Bolero)

Talk to Me by Anita Baker
CD: Compositions (Elektra)

Stockholm Summer by Cindy Bradley
CD: The Little Things (Trippin 'N' Rhythm)

Segment Three

Twilight by Joe McBride
CD: Grace (101 South)

Unconditional Love by David Allen Nichols
CD: Evidence (self-released)

It's On You by Joyce Cooling
CD: Cameo (Nucleus)

Mirage by The Rippingtons
CD: Moonlighting (GRP)

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Classics and Beyond 1917


Segment One

Malcolm Arnold: Concerto for Guitar and Chamber Orchestra, Op. 67
I. Alegro
II. Lento
III. Con Brio
Craig Ogden: Guitar
Northern Symphonia
Richard Hickox: Conductor
CD: English Guitar Concertos (Chandos)

Segment Two

Carl Philipp Stamitz: Concerto for Flute and Strings, Op. 29
I. Allegro
II. Andante non Troppo Moderato
III Rondo Allegro
Jean-Pierre Rampal: Flute
Scottish Chamber Orchestra
Raymond Leppard: Conductor
LP: Stamitz: 3 Concertos (Erato)

Segment Three

Claudio Monteverdi: Ben Mio, Rimanti in Pace (From 6th Madrigal Book)/Orfeo's Lament
Richie Beirach: Piano
Gregor Huebner: Violin
George Mraz: Bass
CD: Round About Monteverdi (ACT)

Friday, June 14, 2019

Upstate Radio Theatre 1918


Nelson Olmsted Playhouse "Elementals" 7-25-46
Crime Does Not Pay "A Piece of Rope" 12-5-49

Something Beautiful 1910


Segment One

I'm Falling in Love With Someone by John Morgan
Sweet and Lovely by Ronnie Ogden
Because of You by Guitars and Strings
Reflections in the Water by Robert Farnon
Isn't it Romantic? by Paul Weston
Love Me Forever by The Living Strings
Love and Music by Geoff Love
Too Beautiful to Last by David Rose

Segment Two

Lately by the London Symphony Orchestra
Our Love is Here to Stay by Stanley Black
Don't Blame Me by Ronnie Aldrich
Wind Beneath My Wings  by The Silver Strings
Angelitos Negros by Manuel and His Music of the Mountains
Armani Si Vulevu by George Melachrino
But Beautiful by Syd Dale
Who Can I Turn to? by George Shearing

Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Sounds From the Global Village 1912


Segment One

N'Yin Wan Nou We by Angelique Kidjo
CD: Oyaya! (Columbia)

Stingray, Dolphin, Curlew and Shark Songs by Abadjera, Gula and Malkarri
CD: Australia: Aboriginal Music (Auvidis)

El Tigrito by De Norte a Sur
CD: Traditional Songs From Venezuela (ARC)

Segment Two

Bankuong Kaek by Kong Nay
CD: A Cambodian Bard (Naive)

Amone Twereko by Watmon Amone
CD: Uganda: Music of the Acholi: Songs of Wisdom and Exodus (Naive)

Wedding Songs and Instrumental Tunes by Various Artists
CD: Byelorussia: Music and Folklore of the Byelorussian Polessye (Auvidis)

Segment Three

Khayt Ikan by Djamala Saparova
CD: Turkmenistan: Songs of Bakhshi Women (Naive)

Coming in on a Wing and a Prayer by Joseph Spence
CD: Bahaman Folk Guitar (Smithsonian Folkways)

Lamido by Hamad Kalkaba and the Golden Sounds
Digital Album: 1974-1975 (Analog Africa)

Tuesday, June 11, 2019

Jazz Progressions 1915


Segment One

For Colores by Sergi Servent
CD: Free Quartet (Fresh Sound)

Five Miles to Wrentham by Stephan Oliva, Bruno Chevillon and Paul Motian
CD: Fantasm (BMG)

Dormammu by Danny Zeitlin
CD: Zeitgeist (Columbia)

Segment Two

Finding and Believing by Pat Metheny
CD: Secret Story (Geffen)

Ariana by Oregon
CD: Oregon (ECM)

Segment Three

Book of Hours by Shadowfax
CD: Watercourse Way (Windham Hill)

Jedi and Rekku by Unisono
CD: Unisono (Rocket)

The Jazz Scene 1912


Segment One

Friday the 13th by The Prestige Jazz Quartet
CD: Prestige Jazz Quartet (Prestige/OJC)

Waltz for Debbie by Frank Brodahl
CD: Trumpet Jungle (self-released)

Seven Come Eleven by Herb Ellis and Joe Pass
CD: Two for the Road (Pablo/OJC)

Segment Two

Dial Africa by Wilbur Harden
CD: Jazz Way Out (Savoy)

Double Rainbow by Emily McEwan
CD: In the Wee Small Hours (Hoob Jazz)

To a Wild Rose by The Nat King Cole Trio
CD Box Set: The Complete Capitol Recordings of the Nat King Cole Trio (Mosaic)

Segment Three

There Will Never Be Another You by Mike Cuozzo
CD: Mighty Mike (Savoy)

The Lady is a Tramp by The Adam Makowicz Trio
CD: My Favorite Things: Music of Richard Rodgers (Concord)

Bemsha Swing by The Jim Hall Quartet
CD: All Across the City (Concord)

Friday, June 7, 2019

Upstate Radio Theatre 1917


Dimension X "The Potters of Firsk" 7-28-50
Screen Guild Theater "Too Many Husbands" 4-21-47

Classics and Beyond 1916


Segment One

Georg Philipp Telemann: Concerto for Three Oboes, Three Violins and Continuo in B Flat Major
Ars Rediviva
Milan Munclinger: Conductor
LP: Telemann: Concertos for Wind Instruments, Strings and Continuo (Suprafon)

Segment Two

Luigi Nono: A Floresta E Jovem E Cheia de Vida
Liliana Poli: Soprano
The Living Theater
William O. Smith: Clarinet
LP: Nono: ...Sofferte Onde Serene.../A Floresta E Jovem E Cheia de Vida (Deutsche Grammophon)

Segment Three

Paul Dukas: The Sorcerer's Apprentice
Alan Parsons: Arranger
Steve Hackett: Guitar
Nathan East: Bass
Vinnie Colaiuta: Drums
CMG Music Recording Orchestra of Hollywood
Tom Brooks: Conductor
CD: The Secret (Frontiers Music)

Something Beautiful 1909


Segment One

How Do You Do it by Johnny Arthey
LP: Instrumental Performances of the Same Exciting Versions

Tangerine by Peter Knight
CD: Music in the Night, Vol. 1

Every Day of My Life by Neville Hughes
CD: Starborne Limited Edition, Vol. 48

Round and Round by Andre Kostelanetz
LP: Stereo Wonderland

A Sentimental Moment by Norman Candler
CD: Try a Little Tenderness

Who's Sorry Now? by Jerry Murad's Harmonicats
LP: Sentimental Serenade

Moonglow and Theme From Picnic by Morris Stoloff
CD: Picnic (Soundtrack)

When You Wish Upon a Star by The London Festival Orchestra
LP: Astro Strings

My Ideal by Bucky Pizzarelli and Frank Vignola
CD: Moonglow

Segment Two

Like Love by Leon Young
LP: Ellington for Strings

Little Girl Blue by Hugo Montenegro
CD: Loves of My Life

There Will Never Be Another You by Art Van Damme
LP: Swings Sweetly

Song on the Sand by Bert Weedon
CD: Encore!

Laura by Enoch Light
LP: Enoch Light and His Orchestra

When Will I See You Again by Bob Blom
CD: Spotlight on Bob Blom #5

A Hazy Shade of Winter by The Hollyridge Strings
LP: Play the Hits of Simon and Garfunkel

Hurting Each Other by Jack Dorsey
LP: Plays Carpenters and King

Mona Lisa by Nelson Riddle
LP: Nat

Tammy by Ferrante and Teicher
LP: Golden Themes From Motion Pictures

Monday, June 3, 2019

Lake Air 1917


Segment One

Bliss by Cindy Bradley
CD: Bliss (Trippin 'N' Rhythm)

Whatever Works by John Jarvis
CD: Whatever Works (MCA)

Sign in Stranger by Steely Dan
CD: The Royal Scam (ABC)

In the Fast Lane by Jean-Luc Ponty
CD: Storytelling (Columbia)

Segment Two

Midnight Express by Shannon Kennedy
Digital Album: Back Again (self-released)

Black Garden View by Christopher Franke
CD: Pacific Coast Highway (Private Music)

Cocooned by Julia Fordham
CD: Julia Fordham (Virgin)

What You Do to Me by Najee
CD: Najee's Theme (EMI)

Segment Three

El Condor Pasa by Nestor Torres
CD: Morning Ride (Verve)

Sailors Lament/The Wind by Checkfield
CD: Water Wind and Stone (American Gramaphone)

Not Just Another Love by Andrea Razzauti Feat. Patti Austin
CD: Painting the Music (Blu Ara)

Heidi's Song by Tom Grant
CD: In My Wildest Dreams (Polygram)