Wednesday, September 30, 2020

The Jazz Scene 2019


Segment One

The Seagulls of Kristiansund by Andy Scherrer and Bill Carrothers
CD: Ornithology (Kelso)

Papa Joy by The Dave Pike Set
CD: Album (MPS)

I Can't Explain by The Eddie Allen Quintet
CD: Remembrance (Venus)

Segment Two

I'm Yo Man by Joachim Mencel
CD: Brooklyn Eye (Origin)

On the Street Where You Live by Alexis Cole and Bucky Pizzarelli
CD: A Beautiful Friendship (Venus)

Parisian Thoroughfare by Madison Lea Scott
Digital Album: Inspirational Legacy Jazz (self-released)

Segment Three

Dinner for One by Oscar Moore
CD Box Set: Charlie Parker Records Complete Collection (Membran)

In the Garden of Haden by Ground 71
Digital Album: Ground 71 (Applause)

Ugh! by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers
CD: Midnight Session (Savoy)

Monday, September 28, 2020

Lake Air 2019


Segment One

Sleepyhead by Earl Klugh
CD: The Spice of Life (Koch)

Time and Again by Jim Chappell
CD: Over the Top (Real Music)

Ordinary People by Basia
CD: London Warsaw New York (Epic)

The Journey by The Wave
CD: The Wave (Atlantic)

Segment Two

Sade by Kenny G
CD: Duotones (Arista)

Mirage by Ken Bonfield
CD: Homecoming (BWE)

Changes by Arianna Neikrug
CD: Changes (Concord)

Undercover by Bob Thompson
CD: Brother's Keeper (Intima)

Segment Three

Sneak a Peak by Euge Groove
CD: Euge Groove (Warner Brothers)

Till the Dreaming's Done by Bruce Hornsby and the Range
CD: Scenes From the South Side (RCA)

Gliders by Joe LoCascio
CD: Gliders (Chase)

Sunday, September 27, 2020

Jazz Progressions 2017


Segment One

Bracelets of Sound by Harry Beckett
Digital Album: Still Happy (My Only Desire)

Nettle Bed by The Soft Machine
CD: Seven (Columbia)

With Lady and Friend by Gilgamesh
CD: Arriving Twice (Cuneiform)

Segment Two

Distance to the Light by Dezolve
CD: Sphere (Vega)

Here and There by Dave Weckl
CD: Master Plan (GRP)

Bad Hair Day by Michael Manring
CD: Thonk! (Windham Hill)

Segment Three

Ride by Trio Rantama
Digital Album: Catch the Mystery Train (Eclipse)

Burnt Out by Max Walker
Digital Album: Stygia (self-released)

Jazz and More 09-27-20

Listen Hour 1
Listen Hour 2
Listen Hour 3

Hour One Segment One

September Nights by Dave Valentin
CD: Kalahari (GRP)

Everything Happens to Me by Ben Sidran
CD: Too Hot to Touch (Windham Hill)

Speak Out by Jean-Luc Ponty
CD: No Absolute Time (Atlantic)

Hour One Segment Two

In Case of Emergency, Press Here by Carl Morner Ringstrom
Digital Album: Majestic 12 (self-released)

Inalcanzable by Eduardo Elia
Digital Album: Lejos del Torbelino (self-released)

Hour One Segment Three

Indian Summer by Friedemann
CD: Indian Summer (Narada)

Panj Panj by Full Circle
LP: Full Circle (CBS)

Hour One Segment Four

Improvisation by Alla
Sacred Stones by Sheila Chandra
CD: Trance Planet, Vol. 2 (Triloka)

Hour Two Segment One

No Moon at All by Arianna Neikrug
CD: Changes (Concord)

So in Love by Jimmy Greene
CD: While Looking Up (Mack Avenue)

Iron Starlet by Connie Han
CD: Iron Starlet (Mack Avenue)

Hour Two Segment Two

Are You the One? Are You the One? by Trio of Doom
CD: Trio of Doom (Columbia)

Freedom Jazz Dance by Max Sunyer
CD: Trio (Picap)

1508 by Max Walker
Digital Album: Stygia (self-released)

Hour Two Segment Three

Loretta's Dance by Lucia Hwong
CD: Secret Luminescence (Private Music)

Church of Angels by Yoshitaka Azuma
CD: Azuma (Private Music)

Hour Two Segment Four

Drowsy Maggie by The Chieftains
CD: Chieftains 4 (Claddagh)

Lament for Tommy Makem/Within a Hen's Kick/The Slippery Slope by Liz Carroll and John Doyle
CD: Double Play (Compass)

Hour Three Segment One

Indian Summer by Jim Hall
CD: Commitment (A&M)

Love for Sale by The Joe Pass Trio
CD: Eximious (Original Jazz Classics)

Hour Three Segment Two

Revaillez-vous by Peter White
CD: Reveillez-vous (Chase)

Kiwi by Royce Campbell
CD: Viata (Moon Cycle)

Deja Vu by Martin Taylor
LP: Sarabanda (Gaia)

Hour Three Segment Three

Sun Gate by Tangerine Dream
CD: Optical Race (Private Music)

The Palace by David Arkenstone and Andrew White
CD: Island (Narada)

Celebration in the Sky by Kyle Jameson
Forthcoming Album: Miracle Planet (self-released)

Hour Three Segment Four

Before the Last Leaf Falls by David Lanz
CD: Sacred Road (Narada)

A Kiss of the Sunlight by Paul Cardall
CD: The Looking Glass (Narada)

Saturday, September 26, 2020

Classics and Beyond 2017


Segment One

Maurice Ravel: Piano Concerto in G Major, M. 83
Monique Haas: Piano
National Orchestra of France
Paul Paray: Conductor
CD: Ravel: Piano Concertos 1956-1965 (Deutsche Grammophon)

Segment Two

Morton Subotnick: Silver Apples of the Moon, Part One
Morton Subotnick: Synthesizer
CD: Silver Apples of the Moon (Nonesuch)

Segment Three

Leo Brouwer: Guitar Sonata No. 1
Ricardo Gallen: Guitar
Double CD: Leo Brouwer Gitar Sonatas (IBS)

Thursday, September 24, 2020

Something Beautiful 2016


Segment One

Till Tomorrow by Mantovani
Close Your Eyes by Bobby Hackett
Strangers in the Night by Richard Clayderman
Midnight Cowboy by Andre Kostelanetz
Song for Anna by Paul Mauriat
Dreamer by Antonio Carlos Jobim
Blue Velvet by Frank Pourcel
Spanish Eyes by Manuel
Solitaire by Johnny Gregory

Segment Two

Deep Purple by Jackie Gleason
Canadian Sunset by Stanley Black
I Love You Truly by The Broadway String Orchestra
The Touch of Your Lips by The Stan Foster Continental Impression
A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square by Angela Morley
Friendly Persuasion by Robert Farnon
I Found a Rainbow by Acquaviva
Fly Me to the Moon by Bert Melia
Send in the Clowns by Percy Faith

Upstate Radio Theatre 2021


Calling All Cars "San Quentin Prison Break" 1-22-35
Continental Celebrity Club "Guest: Pat O'Brien" 3-9-46

Sunday, September 20, 2020

Jazz and More 09-20-20

Listen Hour 1
Listen Hour 2
Listen Hour 3

Hour One Segment On

Autumn Leaves by The Ahmad Jamal Trio
CD: Ahmad's Blues (GRP)

Lullaby of the Leaves by Grant Green
CD: Grant's First Stand (Blue Note)

Hour One Segment Two

Poor Butterfly by The Steve Nelson Quartet
CD: Easy Living (Venus)

Find a Way by Chris Dingman
CD: Embrace (self-released)

Hour One Segment Three

I Am Energy by William Aura
CD: Aurasound I and II (Higher Octave)

To the Other Side of the Sky by Michael Garrison
CD: In the Regions of Sunreturn (Windspell)

Equinoxe, Part 3 by Jean-Michel Jarre
CD: Equinoxe (Dreyfus)

Hour One Segment Four

Beginnings by Steve Howe
CD: Beginnings (Atlantic)

Hour Two Segment One

Tis Autumn by The Red Garland Trio
CD: All Kinds of Weather (Original Jazz Classics)

Early Autumn by Joe Lovano
CD: I'm All for You (Blue Note)

Hour Two Segment Two

Bean Bag by The Art Farmer/Benny Golson Jazztet
CD: Blues on Down (GRP)

Tomorrow's Destiny by Woody Shaw
CD: Little Red's Fantasy (Muse)

Hour Two Segment Three

A Breath of Autumn by Michael Jones
CD: Morning in Medonte (Narada)

Hour Two Segment Four

Lullaby by Peter White
One Wish by Dallas Gordon
Wild Bird by Wendy Waldman
CD: Acoustic Heart 2: The Passion and Romance of Acoustic Guitar Masters (Shanachie)

Hour Three Segment One

Maybe September by Shirley Horn
CD: May the Music Never End (Verve)

September Song by Gary Burton and Friends
CD: Departure (Concord)

Hour Three Segment Two

No Time for Hello by Harry Beckett
Digital Album: Still Happy (My One Desire)

Day's Eye by Soft Machine
CD: Seven (Columbia)

Nosegay by Nucleus
Double CD: Alleycats/Direct Hits (BGO)

Hour Three Segment Three

Bonfires by Kevin Kendle
Digital Album: Autumn (self-released)

Century Seasons by Jonn Serrie
CD: Midsummer Century (Miramar)

Red Shore by Steve Roach
CD: The Lost Pieces (Projekt)

Hour Three Segment Four

Colors/Dance by George Winston
CD: Autumn (Windham Hill)

Saturday, September 19, 2020

Lake Air Deep Tracks 2015


Segment One

The Path by John Boswell
CD: The Painter (Hearts of Space)

Think 4 a While by Jaydee
CD: An Introduction to a Cooler World (Barramundi)

Four A.M. by Pierre Bensusan
CD: Spices (CBS)

Fading Light by Kevin Kendle
Digital Album: Autumn (self-released)

Never Never Land by Mark Sloniker
CD: The Night in Black and White (self-released)

Segment Two

Ocean of Tenderness by Ash Ra
CD: New Age Earth (Virgin)

Caballo Viejo by Luis Felipe Gonzales
CD: Harpestry (Imaginary Road)

Ground of Being by Eastern Sun
CD: In Emptiness (Ball of Waxx)

Love at First Sight by Laurence Juber
CD: Acoustic Heart 2 (Shanachie)

Lake Air 2018


Segment One

Luna Blu by Scott Allman
Single: Luna Blu (Big Musicbox)

Marzipan by Eric Tagg
CD: Dream Walkin' (Pony Canyon)

Episode d'Azur by The Pat Metheny Gruop
CD: We Live Here (Geffen)

Segment Two

Fresh Air by Boney James
CD: Solid (Concord)

Trapizie by Randy Honea
Gotta Take a Chance by Cheryl Wilson
CD: The Best of 94Q's Jazz Flavours I and II (Fat Cat)

Lift it Up by Chi
CD: Sun Lake (Sonic Atmospheres)

Segment Three

Takin' it Slow by Lin Rountree
CD: Serendipitous (Trippin 'N' Rhythm)

Melanina by Gialuca Mosole
CD: Magazine (Sentemo)

Until We Know by The David Blamires Group
CD: The David Blamires Group (Denon)

Friends and Strangers by Dave Grusin
CD: Mountain Dance (GRP)

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Upstate Radio Theatre 2020


Meet the Press "Guest: Kwame Nkrumah" 12-28-58
Intrigue "The Great Impersonation" 8-21-46

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

The Jazz Scene 2018


Segment One

Ginger Bread Boy by The Ed Thigpen Trio
CD: Mr. Taste (Justin Time)

Jacqui by Clifford Brown
Double CD: Four Classic Albums (Avid)

More Than This by The Angelo di Leonforte Trio
Digital Album: This Too Will Pass (Alfamusic)

Segment Two

Midnight Sun by Allison Neale
Digital Album: Quietly There (Ubuntu)

Maybe You'll Be There by Norm Drubner
CD: Let's Fall in Love (self-released)

Blacker's Black Revenge by Nicholas Payton
CD: Nick@Night (Verve)

Segment Three

Jazz Progressions 2016


Segment One

Exhilaration by Borah Bergman, Peter Brotzmann and Andrew Cyrille
CD: Exhilaration (Soul Note)

Segment Two

Inner Pulsation by Masahiko Togashi and Masayuki Takayanagi
CD: Pulsation (DIW)

Segment Three

You Don't Know What Love is by Igor Zavatckii
Digital Album: On My Own (Hey!blau)

Lake Air Deep Tracks 2014


Segment One

Pacific Dreams by Larry Cansler
CD: Pacific Dreams (Voss)

Vanishing Point by David Lindsay
CD: Nightbound (Falling Foot)

Tagmusik by Lightwave
CD: Magic Age II (Erdenklang)

And Early We Will Go by Lisa Downing
CD: Think On These Things (self-released)

Sanctuary by Diane Arkenstone
CD: Healing Spirit (Neo Pacifica)

Highland Rain by Jim Earp
CD: Acoustic Guitar Highlights Vol. 2 (Solid Air)

Segment Two

The North Wind by David Arkenstone
CD: A Childhood Remembered (Narada)

Crystal Night by Amy Shreve
LP: Incarnation (Meadowlark)

It's All the Same by Numatic Soul
CD: Clean Machine (Ball of Waxx)

Winter Moon, Evening Stroll by Tim Timmermans and Skipper Wise
CD: Poems of the Five Mountains (Higher Octave)

Who's to Say? by Ira Stein
CD: Carousel (Narada)

Monday, September 14, 2020

Something Beautiful 2015


Segment One

On a Little Street in Singapore by Jose Melis
Forever and Ever by Botticelli
If I Loved You by The Melachrino Strings
I See Your Face Before Me by Paul Weston
With You I'm Born Again by Seymour Light
You Belong to My Heart by Geoff Love
Romance in E Flat by George Melachrino
Top of the World by David Snell
Memory by 101 Strings

Segment Two

Theme From Love Story by Paul Mauriat
In the Gentle Hours by Ronnie Aldrich
March of the Siamese Children by Warren Barker
Body and Soul by George Melachrino
You Stepped Out of a Dream by Malcolm Lockyer
Over the Rainbow by The Knightsbridge Strings
Aubrey by The Windermere Strings
Ave Maria No Moro by Ambros Steelos

Sunday, September 13, 2020

Jazz and More 09-13-20

Listen Hour 1
Listen Hour 2
Listen Hour 3

Hour One Segment One

Prelude to Fall by George Benson
CD: Livin' Inside Your Love (Warner Brothers)

Angelina by Earl Klugh
CD: Earl Klugh (Blue Note)

Hour One Segment Two

Superstar by Bobby Broom
CD: Song and Dance (Origin)

Imagination by Mike Denny
CD: Looking In (Origin)

Hour One Segment Three

For Those Who Ponder by Born of Water
CD: Born of Water (Ark)

Night Walk by Malaysian Pale
CD: No Boundaries (Middle Earth)

Miles Away by Ryan Farish
CD: From the Sky (Neurodisc)

Hour One Segment Four

Vorelli: Sonata No. 3 in A Major by The New York Electric String Ensemble
CD: New York Electric String Ensemble (ESP-Disk)

Hour Two Segment One

Hok-O-Hey by Tommy Bolin
CD: Energy (Tommy Bolin Archives)

Quadrant 4 by Billy Cobham
CD: Spectrum (Atlantic)

Golden Rainbows by Alphonse Mouzon
CD: Mind Transplant (Blue Note)

Hour Two Segment Two

Matrix by Chick Corea
CD: Now He Sings, Now He Sobs (Blue Note)

Paint it black by Tim Ray
CD: Excursions and Adventures (Wailing City Sound)

Segment Three

Crystal Night by Amy Shreve
Wonderful Counselor by John Michael Talbot
With Great Expectation by Richard Souther
LP: Incarnation (Meadowlark)

Hour Two Segment Four

American Fields by Kostia
CD: 10 Pebbles (Narada)

Remember When by Mia Jang
CD: Sweet Dreams (Narada)

Hour Three Segment One

September Fifteenth by Pat Metheny and Lyle Mays
CD: As Falls Wichita, So Falls Wichita Falls (ECM)

Reflection by Garrison Fewell and Laszlo Gardony
CD: Reflection of a Clear Moon (Accurate)

Hour Three Segment Two

Cut and Paste by Donald Harrison
CD: This is Jazz (Half Note)

Lester Rides Again by Walt Blanton
CD: Monuments (Origin)

Hour Three Segment Three

Grasslands by Fumio
CD: Nature (Soundings of the Planet)

Australia by Cusco
CD: 2002 (Higher Octave)

Hour Three Segment Four

Every Deep Dream by Philip Aaberg
A View of You by Fred Simon
Double CD: Sanctuary (Windham Hill)

Saturday, September 12, 2020

Lake Air 2017


Segment One

Take This Heart by Carl Ferris
CD: Out of This World (self-released)

Delphin's Daughter by Joe Taylor
CD: Mystery Walk (Projazz)

Still Waters by George Benson
CD: Standing Together (GRP)

Once in a Lifetime by Chris Geith
CD: Island of a Thousand Dreams (Timeless World)

Segment Two

I Found You by Ryo Kawasaki
CD: Sweet Life (Videoarts)

A View From the Bridge by Carol Nethen
CD: A View From the Bridge (Narada)

Looking for You by Buddy Causey
CD: The Best of 94Q's Jazz Flavours III (Fat Cat)

Cool Runnings by Images
CD: Viewpoint (Redstone)

Segment Three

Wild Tales by The Rippingtons
CD: True Stories (eOne)

Watercourse Way by Shadowfax
CD: Shadowdance (Windham Hill)

Bridge of Sighs by Louise Goffin
CD: This is the Place (Warner Brothers)

Angelina by Michael Lington
CD: Heat (Nu Groove)

Thursday, September 10, 2020

Upstate Radio Theatre 2019


The Jack Benny Program "Start of 4th Season on the Air With Jello" 10-3-37
Gunsmoke "The Wolfer" 1-11-59

Sounds From the Global Village 2014


Segment One

Barana by Invisible System
CD: Dance to the Full Moon (ARC)

Shin-Kinuta by Ensemble Yonin No Kai
CD: Japan: Jiuta and Kotouta (Ocora)

Que Bien Te Ves by Yomo Toro
CD: Greatest Hits (Fania)

Segment Two

Chek i Dafbera i Dibon by Ouldeme du Village de Dibon
CD: Cameroon: Flutes of the Mandara Mountains (Ocora)

Way Za Yan Ta by Htet Tin Win
CD: Myein Myaung Thar Yar Saung Alinga (self-released)

Notos Ego Vorias Esy by Stelios Petrakis
CD: Crete: Art of the Lyra (Ocora)

Segment Three

Dhesha Dheshu by Sahra Halgan
CD: Waa Dardaaran (Buda Musique)

Dilhiroj by Abduvali Abdurashidov
CD: Tajikistan: Classical Music and Songs (Ocora)

De Regreso by Emma Junaro
CD: The Rough Guide to the Music of Bolivia (World Music Network)

Coka i Rara Ni Tabua by Rewasese Entertainment Group
CD: Music of the Fiji Islands (ARC)

Wednesday, September 9, 2020

The Jazz Scene 2017


Segment One

Take the Money and Run by Gorlier, Breglia and Maiorino
CD: Woody 'N' Us (JazzCity)

I Say a Little Prayer for You by Louis Hayes Jazz Communications
CD:Lou's Idea (American Showplace)

Cotton Tail by Wes Montgomery
Digital Album: The Remasters (Millennium Digital Remaster)

Segment Two

Footprints by Barry Wedgle
CD: Standards (Exit)

A Kiss to Build a Dream on by Roberta Donnay and the Prohibition Mob Band
CD: My Heart Belongs to Satchmo (Blujazz)

Point of Arrival by Ryan Kisor
CD: Point of Arrival (Criss Cross)

Segment Three

No Problem by The Steve Kuhn Trio
CD: Love Walked in (Venus)

Ain't Cha Comin' Home? by Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra
Double CD: The Gold Collection (Proper)

I Still Do it for the Music by Michael Musillami
CD: Archives (Playscape)

Sunday, September 6, 2020

Classics and Beyond 2016


Segment One

Friedrich Kuhlau: Piano Quartet No. 1 in C Minor, Op. 32
The Copenhagen Piano Quartet
CD: Kuhlau: Piano Quartets 1 and 2 (Da Capo)

Segment Two

Benjamin Britten: Simple Symphony, Op. 4
The Vida Guitar Quartet
CD: The Leaves be Green (BGS)

Segment Three

Thomas Morley: Aria II
J.S. Bach: Fugue 2 From "The Well-Tempered Clavier"
The New York Electric String Ensemble
CD: New York Electric String Ensemble (ESP-Disk)

Saturday, September 5, 2020

Lake Air 2016


Segment One

Mars by Patrick Yandall
CD: That Feels Nice (PYM)

Homeward Bound by Patrick O'Hearn
CD: River's Gonna Rise (Private Music)

Don't Say It's Over by Randy Crawford
CD: Don't Say It's Over (Warner Brothers)

Rise and Shine by Robert Christa
Digital Album: Smooth World (New Dream)

Segment Two

Eternal Sunshine by Lee Jones
EP: Smooth (self-released)

Moscow by John Boswell
CD: Kindred Spirits (Hearts of Space)

Remind Me by Patrice Rushen
CD: Straight From the Heart (Elektra)

Coast to Coast by Matt Harris
CD: Hit and Run (Voss)

Segment Three

Sweet Kisses by Freddie Fox
Digital Album: Limitless (self-released)

Take the High Road by David Lanz
CD: Sacred Road (Narada)

The Kingdom by Icehouse
CD: Man of Colours (Chrysalis)

Jaco by Yoshiaki Masuo
CD: Masuo (Epic)

Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Sounds From the Global Village 2013


Segment One

Subhana by Ahmed Ben Ali
Single: Subhana (Habibi Funk)

Jangar by Khusugtun
CD: Jangar (Buda Musique)

Humours of Ennistymon/Monaghan Jig by Florie Brown
CD: Celtic Essentials (ARC)

Segment Two

Doro Lelewa by Mamane Barka
LP: The Rough Guide to African Beats (World Music Network)

Gungsim-dong Arirang by Yu Ji-Suk
CD: North Korea: Traditional Songs (Ocora)

I Am the Tombak! by Ramin Rahimi
CD: Percussion From Iran and the Middle East (ARC)

Segment Three

Porro en Paris by Sixto Silgado Paito y los Gaiteros de Punta Brava
CD: Colombia (Ocora)

Suite de Chants d'Abakangba, Part 2 by Villageois Nyali de Mabilindey
CD: Democratic Republic of Congo: Nyali Music (Ocora)

Rang by Subhan Ahmed Nizami and Qawwal Bache
CD: Pakistan: Qawwali de la Delhi Gharama (Ocora)

Jazz Progressions 2015


Segment One

Zero Expectancy by The Ivo Perleman Trio
CD: Seeds, Vision and Counterpoint (Leo)

The Disbelief of Kathy Hunt Vinny Golia
CD: The Chamber Trio: Worldwide and Portable (9 Winds)

Segment Two

Schirokko by Max Sunyer
CD: Trio (Picap)

Elbow Dance by The Contact Trio
Digital Album: Musik (ECM)

Chu Cha by Bring Back Pluto
CD: Nine (self-released)

Segment Three

Silk by Glen Moore
CD: Nude Bass Ascending (Intuition)

Sweet and Sour Milk by Rabih Abou-Khalil
CD: Journey to the Center of an Egg (Enja)

Tuesday, September 1, 2020

Upstate Radio Theatre 2018


The Magic Key "First Song: Overture From The Marriage of Figaro" 11-17-35

The Jazz Scene 2016


Segment One

Peri's Scope by Trio Linguae
CD: Signals (Origin)

Inner Space by The Joe Locke Quartet
CD: Inner Space (Steeplechase)

The Best Things in Life Are Free by Sonny Stitt
CD: Sonny Stitt and His New Yorkers (Toshiba)

Segment Two

Bewitched by The Massimo Farao Trio
Digital Album: Music From the American TV Shows (Jazzcity)

Prelude to a Kiss by Stacy Sullivan
CD: Stranger in a Dream (Harbinger)

Love You Madly by Rune Gustaffson
CD: Trio (Hawk)

Constellation by Yusef Lateef
CD: Before Dawn (Revola)

Segment Three

It's Up to You by Aydin Esen
Digital Album: Trio (JMS)

Sugar by Coleman Hawkins
CD: Sirius (Pablo/OJC)

Red Baron by Rez Abbasi
CD: Intents and Purposes (Enja)