Saturday, December 31, 2022

The Jazz Scene 2220


Segment One

The Understream by Brandon Goldberg
Digital Album: Let's Play (self-released)

People Talk by Christian Tamburr
CD: People Talk (self-released)

Ballad for Gabe Wells by Curtis Fuller
CD: Four on the Outside (Timeless)

Segment Two

Gettin' Together by Sam Taylor
CD: Let Go (Cellar Live)

Laura by Jeanne Lee and Ran Blake
CD: The Newest Sound Around (Trunk)

I Remember You by The Modest Jazz Trio
CD: Good Friday Blues (Pacific Jazz)

Segment Three

In Your Own Sweet Way by Stu Harrison
CD: Volume 1 (One Nightstand)

P.C. by Sam Most
LP: But Beautiful (Catalyst)

For Once More by The Benny Goodman Quartet
CD: Together Again (RCA)

Friday, December 30, 2022

Sunday, December 25, 2022

Something Beautiful 2209


Segment One

Something by Ferrante and Teicher
Hold Me 'Til the Morning Comes by John Fox
Peter Piper by Frank Mills
Solamente Una Vez by Edmundo Ros
Gay Spirits by David Rose
Love (Can Make You Happy) by Percy Faith
You and the Moonlight by Hagood Hardy
Won't You Call Me Sweetheart? by Archie Bleyer
My Dear Cousin Julia by Simon Gale
I Got You, Babe by James Last

Segment Two

Ebony and Ivory by Acker Bilk
Don't Take Your Love From Me by Marty Gold
The Student Prince by Frank Chacksfield
Can't Take My Eyes Off of You by Arthur Greenslade
Only You by Robert Farnon
I've Had the Time of My Life by The Fantasy Strings
For Your Eyes Only by Roger Williams
Man in the Mirror by Pat Valentino

Jazz and More 12-25-22 (Holiday Special)

Listen Hour 1
Listen Hour 2
Listen Hour 3

Hour One Segment One

We Three Kings by Eastern Rebellion
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year by Pete Jolly
A Child is Born by Kenny Burrell
CD: Jazz Yule Love (Mack Avenue)

Segment Two

My Favorite Things by Russ Freeman
CD: Holiday (GRP)

Hark, the Herald Angels Sing by Ramsey Lewis
CD: A GRP Christmas Collection III (GRP)

The First Noel by George Howard
CD: A GRP Christmas Collection II (GRP)

White Christmas by Lee Ritenoug
CD: A GRP Christmas Collection (GRP)

Hour One Segment Three

Snow On High Ground by Nightnoise
CD: Celtic Christmas (Windham Hill)

Snow in the Prairies by Torcuato Mariano
CD: A Winter's Solstice V (Windham Hill)

Simple Gifts by Liz Story
CD: The Carols of Christmas (Windham Hill)

Jesu, Joy of Man's Desiring by David Qualey
CD: A Winter's Solstice (Windham Hill)

Hour One Segment Four

O Little Town of Bethlehem by Dan Duggan
CD: Christmas Morn' (Fortuna)

the Cherry Tree Carol by Robin Petrie
CD: A Victorian Christmas (Gourd)

Hour Two Segment One

I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm by Eliane Elias
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch by Fareed Haque
Santa, Baby by Javon Jackson
I'd Like You For Christmas by Judi Silvano
CD: Yule Be Boppin' (Blue Note)

Hour Two Segment Two

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer by Pony Poindexter
Deck Us All With Boston Charlie by Lambert, Hendricks and Ross
If I Were a Bell by The Manhattan Jazz All-Stars
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree by Marlowe Morris
CD: Jingle Bell Jazz (Columbia)

Hour Two Segment Three

Sheep May Safely Graze by Rom Meurer
CD: A Synth for Christmas (Spindletop)

O Holy Night by Peter Buffett
CD: The Narada Christmas Collection, Vol. II (Narada)

Silent Night by Manheim Steamroller
CD: Christmas (American Gramaphone)

Hour Two Segment Four

The Green Trees of Winter by William Ackerman
CD: The Night Before Christmas (Windham Hill)

Christmas Time is Here by Sean Harkness
CD: I'll Be Home For Christmas (Windham Hill)

The Christmas Song by Steve Erquiaga
CD: A Winter's Solstice III (Windham Hill)

Hour Three Segment One

Let Me Make it Clear, Christmas Vibes All Thru the Year by Jay Hoggard
CD: Christmas Vibes (self-released)

Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy by Warren Wolf
CD: Christmas Vibes (Mack Avenue)

England's Carol by The Modern Jazz Quartet
CD: Plastic Dreams (Atlantic)

Hour Three Segment Two

Winter Wonderland by Howard Alden
Sleigh Ride by The Caribbean Jazz Project
Christmas Love Song by Rob McConnell and the Boss Brass
CD: Jazz Moods: Jazz at the North Pole (Concord)

Hour Three Segment Three

O Come, O Come, Emmanuel by David Lanz
CD: Christmas Eve (Narada)

Carol of the Bells by Kostia
CD: Christmas Blessings (Narada)

the Stone Angel by Paul Cardall
CD: the Christmas Box (Narada)

Hour Three Segment Four

Sleeper, Awake by Georgia Kelly
CD: Winter Classics (Global Pacific)

See Amid the Winter Snow by Kim Robertson
CD: Christmas Lullaby II (Gourd)

Thursday, December 22, 2022

Classics and Beyond 2210


Segment One

P.I. Tchaikovsky: The Nutcracker Suite
The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet
CD: Dances From Renaissance to Nutcracker (Delos)

Segment Two

Paul Nordoff: Winter Symphony
The Louisville Orchestra
Robert Whitney: Conductor
LP: Nordoff: Winter Symphony/Muller-Zurich: Concerto for Cello and Orchestra (First Edition)

Tuesday, December 20, 2022

Jazz and More 12-18-22

Listen Hour 1
Listen Hour 2
Listen Hour 3

Hour One Segment One

Blue Day by Danny Heines
CD: Every Island (Silver Wave)

Don Juan by Nando Lauria
CD: Novo Brasil (Narada)

Sincere Lies by Torcuato Mariano
CD: Paradise Station (Windham Hill)

Hour One Segment Two

Pastel by The Hod O'Brien Trio
CD: Fanfare (Spice of Life)

Dream Dancing by The Jay Leonhart Trio
CD: Fly Me to the Moon (Venus)

Early in the Morning by Guido Manusardi
CD: Empathy (Caldera)

Hour One Segment Three

The Healing Place by David Sylvian
CD: Gone to Earth (Virgin)

Julie With... by Brian Eno
CD: Before and After Science (EG)

Hour One Segment Four

Marley's Ghost by Andrew York
CD: Into Dark (GSP)

Cancion da Cuna by Eliot Fisk
CD: On a Starry Night (Windham Hill)

Hour Two Segment One

Warm Valley by Art Farmer
CD: Warm Valley (Concord)

Moments Musicaux by Kevin Dean
CD: Moments Musicaux (self-released)

Hour Two Segment Two

Little Girl Blue by Gary Burton
CD: Something's Coming (RCA)

Ralph's New Blues by The Modern Jazz Quartet
CD: Concorde (Prestige/OJC)

The Stopper by Sonny Rollins With the Modern Jazz Quartet
CD: Sonny Rollins With the Modern Jazz Quartet (Prestige/OJC)

Hour Two Segment Three

The Opening of Doors by William Ackerman
CD: The Opening of Doors (Windham Hill)

River of No Return by Scott Moulton
CD: Light on the Mountain (Revere)

Hour Two Segment Four

Scottish Highland Melody by Joaquin Lievano
CD: Ecologie (Miramar)

Wild Goose Flaps Its Wings by Mike Oldfield
CD: Voyager (Reprise)

Hour Three Segment One

Groovin' High by Craig Scott
CD: Introducing the Craig Scott Quintet (Cellar Live)

Sunk in Dars by Phil Brown and the New Arts Jazztet
CD: Bright Side (self-released)

Hour Three Segment Two

There Will Never Be Another You by Billy Taylor
CD: Sleeping Bee (MPS)

You Stepped Out of a Dream by Don Friedman
CD: Explorations and Dreams (Riverside/OJC)

Hour Three Segment Three

Tingri Maiden by Jonn Serrie
CD: Tingri (Miramar)

Abracada by Erik Wollo
CD: Solstice (Eurock)

Hour Three Segment Four

December by Anthony Phillips
CD: Private Parts and Pieces V: Twelve (Voiceprint)

Winter Light by Ralph Towner
CD: Trios/Solos (ECM)

Jazz Progressions 2210


Segment One

Preview by Grant Calvin Weston, James "Blood" Ulmer and Jamaaladeen Tacuma
CD: Dance Romance (Out+In)

Morning Call by Arthur Blythe, David Eyges and Bruce Ditmas
CD: Synergy (Out+In)

Segment Two

African Sun by Sunbirds
CD: Zagara (Garden of Delights)

I Won't Be Back by Joe Farrell
CD: Upon This Rock (CTI)

Segment Three

Coltrane Dream by James Newton
CD: In Venice (Celestial Harmonies)

Intimacy by John Klemmer
CD: Cry (MCA)

Upstate Radio Theatre 2211


The Lux Radio Theater "It's a Wonderful Life" 3-10-47

Saturday, December 17, 2022

Lake Air Deep Tracks 2222


Segment One

Beyond the Dream by Michael Jones
CD: Seascapes (Narada)

Byzantine Machine by Jeffrey Koeppler
CD: Momentium (self-released)

For the Roses by Therese Schroeder-Sheker
CD: Rosa Mystica (Selestial Harmonies)

Breakfast in the Field by Michael Hedges
CD: Breakfast in the Field (Windham Hill)

Segment Two

Pleidean Communication by A Positive Life
CD: Two A.D. (Waveform)

Saa Magni by Oumou Sangare
CD: Trance Planet 3 (Triloka)

Beto by Juan Sanchez
Digital Album: Rebirth (self-released)

The White Spirit by Uman
CD: Chaleur Humaine (Buda Musique)

Angels + Angles by Adam Steinberg
Digital Album: Angels + Angles (self-released)

Lake Air 2222


Segment One

Far Away Places by Rick Braun
Digital Album: Rick Braun (self-released)

Gloria Bendita by Chuscales
CD: Soul Encounters (Narada)

The Only Thing I Could Wish For by Anbela Bofill
CD: Angie (GRP)

Greener Grass by Joe Sample
CD: Voices in the Rain (MCA)

Segment Two

The Chances We Take by Wilton Felder
CD: Love is a Rush (MCA)

A Momentary Change of Heart by Alex de Grassi
CD: A Windham Hill Retrospective (Windham Hill)

Breezin' by George Benson and Al Jarreau
CD: Givin' it Up (Concord)

Be Strong by Greg Manning
Single: Be Strong (self-released)

Segment Three

Feelin' it by Thom Rotella
Single: Feelin' it (Street Talk)

Said the Emperor by Richard Souther
CD: A Childhood Remembered (Narada)

Hold Out by Diane Schuur
CD: Pure Schuur (GRP)

Lost Summer by Paul Hardcastle
CD: Jazzmasters (JVC)

Sunday, December 11, 2022

Jazz and More 12-11-22

Listen Hour 1
Listen Hour 2
Listen Hour 3

Hour One Segment One

Recurrence by Michael Bierylo
LP: Life Line (Inner Light)

Himalayan Sunset by Joaquin Lievano
CD: Ecologie (Miramar)

Hour One Segment Two

Wheel of Dreams by Shadowfax
CD: Shadowfax (Windham Hill)

Spirit Talk by Coolangubra
CD: Spirit Talk (Celestial Harmonies)

Hour One Segment Three

December by Southern Excursion Quartet
CD: Trading Post (Artists Recording Collective)

December Song by The Carsten Dyngeland Trio
CD: Trio Music (self-released)

December 11th by The Jeremy Bruger Trio
CD: Reflections (Black and Blue)

Hour One Segment Four

Sculptures by Nestor Torres
CD: Morning Ride (Verve)

It's So Easy Loving You by Hubert Laws and Earl Klugh
CD: How to Beat the High Cost of Living (Columbia)

Hour Two Segment One

Sesimbra Sun by Brian Hughes
CD: Straight to You (Higher Octave)

Sunset Promise by Jack Lee
CD: What Now (Par)

Travels by The Pat Metheny Group
Double CD: Travels (ECM)

Hour Two Segment Two

The Dream is You by The Joe Magnarelli Quintet
CD: If You Could See Me Now (Cellar Live)

Optimism by The Alex Norris Organ Quartet
CD: Deadline Extension (Brooklyn Jazz Underground)

Hour Two Segment Three

Incantations, Part Three by Mike Oldfield
CD: Incantations (Virgin)

Hour Two Segment Four

Rolling Through Perry/Crows Run the Place by Adam Steinberg
Digital Album: Angels + Angles (self-released)

Carolan's Cap/Hugh O'Donnell by William Coulter
CD: Celtic Sessions (Gourd)

Hour Three Segment One

Gardenia by Carlos Santana
CD: The Swing of Delight (Columbia)

Candles by Steve Khan
CD: Arrows (Columbia)

Hour Three Segment Two

Stolen Moments by Oliver Nelson
CD: The Blues and the Abstract Trugh (Impulse!)

If I Love Again by Thad Jones
CD: The Magnificent Thad Jones (Blue Note)

Hour Three Segment Three

Malinke Guitars by John Williams
CD: The Magic Box (Sony Classical)

Cordoba by Julian Bream and John Williams
CD: Together (RCA)

Fantasia by Sky
CD: Sky 4: Forthcoming (Success)

Hour Three Segment Four

Walking the Green by Mike Strickland
CD: Music of the Night (Revere)

Zuni Rain by Michael Gettel
CD: Places in Time (Narada)

Saturday, December 10, 2022

Lake Air Deep Tracks 2221


Segment One

Home by Thomas Meinzen
Digital Album: In Other Minds (self-released)

One by Chris Spheeris
CD: Culture (Essence)

Turning From Green to Gold by Lorin Grean
Digital Album: For Your Heart (self-released)

Canyon of the Moon by David Arkenstone
CD: Another Star in the Sky (Narada)

Tree of Life by William Coulter and Barry Phillips
CD: Tree of Life (Gourd)

Segment Two

So Long Ago, So Clear by Vangelis
CD: Heaven and Hell (RCA)

Tide Pools by Lynn Tredeau
Digital Album: Tide Pools (self-released)

Crystal Clear (The Orb Remix) by The Grid
Double CD: A Brief History of Ambient, Vol. 2: Imaginary Landscapes (Virgin)

Passionata by Andreas Vollweider
CD: Kryptos (Sony)

Kazoo by Ashra
CD: Belle Alliance (Virgin)

Lake Air 2221


Segment One

True or False by Ray Obiedo
CD: Sticks and Stones (Windham Hill)

Bamboo by Eric Tingstad, Nancy Rumbel and David Lanz
CD: Woodlands (Narada)

How Can I Keep From Singing? by Enya
CD: Shepherd Moons (Reprise)

Tokyo Blue by Najee
CD: Tokyo Blue (EMI)

Segment Two

Straight to the Heart by Brian Culbertson
CD: Secrets (Bluemoon)

Forlane by Hubert Laws
CD: Romeo and Juliet (Columbia)

Two Occasions by The Deele
CD: Eyes of a Stranger (Solar)

Summer Madness by Richard Elliiot
CD: Summer Madness (Hear Music)

Segment Three

Morning Ride by Nestor Torres
CD: Morning Ride (Verve)

Little Sweden by John Nilsen
CD: Night Garden (MagicWing)

A Lucky Guy by Rickie Lee Jones
CD: Pirates (Warner)

Claire's Dream by Spyro Gyra
CD: Rites of Summer (MCA)