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Jazz In The A.M. Ep 215 – 11.29.2021

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

8:00 A.M. (Eastern)    
Billy Hart Quartet – Sonnet For Stevie – One Is The Other – ECM Records – 2014
Rossano Sportiello – Theme From “2nd Movement of the Piano Sonata N. 8 Op. 13” – It’s a Good Day – Arbors Records – 2014
United States Air Force Band Of The Golden West: The Commanders – I Left My Heart In San Francisco – Foe Destroyer – USAF – 2004
Carol Fredette – No Sad Songs for Me – No Sad Songs for Me – Soundbrush Records – 2014
Mike Allen Quartet – Labyrinth – Panorama – Cellar Live Records – 2014
Jazz And The Philharmonic – Mountain Dance – Jazz And The Philharmonic – OKeh Records – 2014
Norma Winstone – It Might Be You  – Dance Without Answer – ECM Records – 2014
Janice Borla Group – Midnight Voyag – Promises to Burn – Tall Grass Records – 2014
Tall & Small the Pete Christlieb & Linda Small Eleven Piece Band – A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing – High On U – Bosco Records – 2012

9:00 A.M.
John La Barbera Big Band – Young Rabbits – Caravan – Jazz Compass – 2014
Richard Oppenheim – Mean Old Bastrop – Greenhorn in a Red State – Harriton Carved Wax – 2014
Steve Davis – Angie’s Groove – For Real – PosiTone Records – 2014
Kat Gang – I Didn’t Know About You – Dream Your Troubles Away – Arbors Records – 2014
Nelda Swiggett – A Tune with a View – Blue-Eyed Painted Lady – OA2 Records – 2014
David ‘Fathead’ Newman With The Tilden Webb Trio – A Night In Tunisia – Cellar Groove – Cellar Live Records – 2013
Rachel Eckroth – Gold – Let Go – Virgo Sun Records – 2014
Judson Green – Sample This – Mojito – Judson Green – 2013
Brad Mehldau & Mark Guiliana – Hungry Ghost – Mehliana: Taming The Dragon – Nonesuch – 2014

10:00 A.M.
Bruce Barth – Vámonos – Daybreak – Savant Records – 2014
Jeff Hackworth – Autumn Nocturne – Soul to Go – Big Bridge Music – 2014
Keith Davis Trio – TaDJi’s Groove – Still – LoNote – 2013
Maureen Kennedy – Yesterdays – Out Of The Shadows – Baldwin Street Music – 2013
Jim Olsen – What Needs To Be Said – We See Stars – OA2 Records – 2013
Ulysses Owens Jr. – Just Twenty Five Miles To Anywhere – Onward & Upward – D-Clef Records – 2014
Brigitte Zarie – Celebrate – L’amour – NJ Music – 2013
Brad Whiteley – Come Rain Or Come Shine – Pathless Land – Destiny Records – 2014
Mike Longo – Poinciana – Step On It – CAP – 2014

11:00 A.M.
Martin Wind – Blue In Green – Turn Out The Stars – What If? Music – 2013
The Puppeteers – The Right Time – The Puppeteers – Puppet’s Records – 2014
Ambrose Akinmusire – Bubbles (John William Sublett) – The Imagined Savior Is Far Easier To Paint – Blue Note – 2014
Lisa Ferraro – Love Walked In – Serenading The Moon – Pranavasonic Universal – 2014
Jeff Presslaff – Measure for Measure for Measure – Complete Rebirth of the Cool – Cellar Live Records – 2014
Gene Ludwig – Pat Martino Tri – Road Song – Young Guns – Highnote Records – 2014
Natalie Cressman – Blindsided – Turn the Sea – Cressman Music – 2014
Javon Jackson – Think On Me – Expression – Smoke Sessions Records – 2014
George Cables – Happiness – Icons And Influences – Highnote Records – 2014

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 11/23/21 & 11/27/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Nnenna Freelon w/ John Brown Big Band   –  Swing Jingle Bells  –  Christmas  –  Brown Boulevard  –  2012

Jon Batiste  –  Sweet Lorraine  –  Relief: A Benefit for the Jazz Foundation of America’s Musician’s Emergency Fund – Mack Avenue  –  2021 

Kate McGarry and Keith Ganz Ensemble  –  Barrytown  –  What to Wear in the Dark  –  Resilience Music Alliance  –  2021 

Tony Bennett feat. Bill Charlap  –  They Didn’t Believe Me  –  The Silver Lining (The Songs of Jerome Kern)  –  RPM/Columbia/Sony  –  2015

Lauren Henderson  –  La Marejada  –  Musa  –  Brontosaurus Records  –  2021 

Ann Hampton Callaway  –  No One is Alone  –  Blues in the Night  –  Telarc International  –  2006

Billy Childs feat. Becca Stevens  –  The Confession  –  Map to the Treasure: Reimagining Laura Nyro  –  Masterworks Jazz  –  2014 

Jose’ James  –  Christmas in New York  –  Merry Christmas from Jose’ James  –  Rainbow Blonde Records  –  2021 

Melanie Charles  –  Jazz (Ain’t Nothing But Soul) Reimagined  –  Ya’ll Don’t (Care) About Black Women  –  Verve  –  2021 

Catherine Russell  –  I Wonder  –  Alone Together  –  Dot Time  –  2019

Andrea Claburn  –  Steal Away  –  Nightshade  –  Lot 49 Labs  –  2017

Tierney Sutton Band  –  You’re the One That I Want  –  Screenplay  –  BFM Jazz  –  2019

Anthony Wonsey feat. Milton Suggs  –  Melancholy Mind  –  Lorraine’s Lullaby  –  Cellar Music Group  –  2021 

Adriana Evans  –  Underneath the Stars  –  El Camino  –  Expansion  –  2006 

Nikka Costa  –  Don’t Let the Sun Catch You Crying  –  Nikka & Strings, Underneath and In Between  –  Metropolis Recordings  –  2017 

Laila Biali  –  The Monolith  –  Out of Dust  –  ACT  –  2020

Irene Kral w/Junior Mance  –  Guess I’ll Hang My Tears Out to Dry  –  Better Than Anything  –   Ava  –  1963

Curtis Stigers  –  Bye Bye Blackbird  –  Lost in Dreams  –  Concord  –  2009 

Norah Jones  –  Christmastime  –  I Dream of Christmas  –  Blue Note  –  2021 

Chaka Khan  –  I Love You Porgy  –  Echoes of an Era  –  Elektra  –  1982

Ed Reed  –  There’s A Lull in My Life  –  Love Stories  –  Blue Shorts Records  –  2007 

Gil Scott-Heron  –  When You Are Who You Are  –  Pieces of A Man  –  Flying Dutchman  –  1971 

Nancy Wilson  –  Sweet Little Jesus Boy  –  A Nancy Wilson Christmas  –  MCG Jazz  –  2001 

 

Ben Boddie On Jazz Ep 143 – 11.25.2021

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

Noon 
Louis Hayes – Roses Poses – Crisis – Savant – 2021
Nicholas Payton – Gold Dust Black Magic – Smoke Sessions – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021
Alex Brown – Chacarera – The Dark Fire Sessions – Alex Brown – 2021
Lady Blackbird – Five Feet Tall – Black Acid Soul – BMG – 2021
Brandon Goldberg – Monk’s Dream – In Good Time – Brandon Goldberg Music – 2021
Brian Lynch – Clairevoyance – Songbook Vol. 1: Bus Stop Serenade – Hollistic Music Works – 2021
Michael Stephenson – On the Street Where You Live – Michael Stephenson Meets Alexander Claffy Trio – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Joe Farnsworth – New York Attitude – City Of Sounds – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021
Brennen Schedler Quartet – Trippin’ On Four – Keep Steppin’ Down – Ruthanne Records – 2021

1:00 PM 
Jim Snidero – It’s the Talk of the Town – Strings – Savant – 2021
Dave Meder – Augusto’s Dilemma – Unamuno Songs and Stories – Outside In Music – 2021
DeAndre Lettsome – Beyond Understanding – Impetus – Bold City Music Productions – 2021
Karen Marguth – Close Your Eyes – Until – OA2 Records – 2021
Michael Feinberg – Nardis – Hard Times – Fresh Sound New Talent – 2021
Chuck Owen & The Jazz Surge – Sparks Fly – Within Us • Celebrating 25 Years of the Jazz Surge – MAMA Records – 2021
Shawnn Monteiro – The Shadow Of Your Smile – You Are There – Whaling City Sound – 2021
The Scenic Route Trio – Flight Of Kawan – Flight Of Life – CrossCurrents Jazz – 2021
Randy Napoleon – Beaux Arts – Rust Belt Roots: Randy Napoleon Plays Wes Montgomery, Grant Green & Kenny Burrell – OA2 Records – 2021

2:00 PM 
Eric Wyatt – Blues For Rh – A Song Of Hope – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Dave Zinno Unisphere – Melancholy Daydream – Fetish – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Matthew Whitaker – Journey Uptown – Connections – Resilence Music Alliance – 2021
Karen Marguth – Maureen – Until – OA2 Records – 2021
Helen Sung Time Loops Quartet+ – Sunnyside Records – 2021
Joey DeFrancesco – Just Beyond the Horizon – More Music – Mack Avenue Records – 2021
Roseanna Vitro – Grapple With The Apple (Scrapple From The Apple) – Sing A Song Of Bird – Skyline Productions – 2021
Graham Dechter – Minor Influence – Major Influence – Capri Records – 2021
Victor Gould – Infant Eyes – In Our Time – Blue Room Music – 2021

3:00 PM 
Alexander McCabe – Angela – Body And Soul – WAMCO Music – 2021
Brian Lynch – On The Dot – Songbook Vol. 1: Bus Stop Serenade – Hollistic Music Works – 2021
Will Boyd – Charis – Soulful Noise – Indie – 2021
Michael Stephenson – Polka Dots and Moonbeams – Michael Stephenson Meets Alexander Claffy Trio – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Matthew Whitaker – Don’t Get Around Much Anymore – Connections – Resilence Music Alliance – 2021
Alon Farber Hagiga – Reflecting on Freedom / Freedom Jazz Dance – Reflecting on Freedom – Origin Records – 2021
Mafalda Minnozzi Loss Of Love – Cinema City Jazz Scenes From Italian Film – MPI – 2021
Graham Dechter – Reference – Major Influence – Capri Records – 2021
Jeremy Monteiro & Alberto Marsico – 6 Jack-Pot – Jazz-Blues Brothers – JazzNote – 2021

Jazz In The A.M. Ep 115 – 11.22.2021

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

8:00 A.M. (Eastern)    
Mark Sherman – Quasimodo  – The L.A. Sessions – Miles High Records – 2012
Jamie Ousley – With You – A Sea Of Voices – Tie Records – 2011
Sean Nowell – Amad – Stockholm Swingin’ – Posi-Tone Records – 2011
Lorraine Feather – The Hole in the Map – Tales of the Unusual – Jazzed Media – 2012
Frank Russell – Noble Street Five – Circle Without End – Sonic Portraits – 2011
The Jeff Lorber Fusion – Big Brother – Galaxy – Heads Up International – 2012
Cynthia Felton – Better Than Anything – Freedom Jazz Dance – Felton Entertainment – 2012
Jack DeJohnette – New Muse – Sound Travels – EOne Music – 2012
Richard Underhill – Be Strong, Be Strong – Free Spirit – Stubby Records – 2010

9:00
The Bill Harris Quintet – Boston After Dark – Inside Out – Pensativa Music Productions – 2012
Bob Lark and His Alumni Big Band – Until You – Reunion – Jazzed Media – 2012
Akiko Tsuruga – Sukiyaki – Sakura – American Showplace Music – 2012
Sara Leib – Willow Weep For Me – Secret Love – OA2 Records – 2012
New World Jazz Project – Take Five – Brave New World – Tahoe Blue Music – 2011
Adrian Cunningham – Chasing The Horizon (For Coogee) – Walkabout – Adrian Cunningham – 2011
Gregoire Maret – The Man I Love (Featuring Cassandra Wilson) – Gregoire Maret – EOne Music – 2012
Upper Left Trio – Fig – ULTernative – Origin Records – 201
Gerry Beaudoin  – R.S.G. – The Return – Francesca Records – 2011

10:00
David Boswell – Look Outside – Windows – My Quiet Moon Records – 2012
George Benson – Top Of The World – Body Talk  – Masterworks Jazz – 2011
Brad Mehldau Trio – Twiggy – Ode – Nonesuch Records – 2012
Paul McCartney – Get Yourself Another Fool – Kisses On The Bottom  – Concord Music Group – 2012
Jim Ketch – 2 – Graham’s Blues – A Distant View – Summit Records – 2011
Upper Left Trio – The Crush – ULTernative – Origin Records – 2012
Don Byron – Himmm – Love, Peace, And Soul – Savoy Jazz – 2012
Mark Sherman – Bag’s Groove – The L.A. Sessions – Miles High Records – 2012
Janice Finlay – The Houston Shuffle – Anywhere But Here – Janice Finlay – 2011

11:00
Johnny Padilla – Revenge – Bright Morning – Johnny Padilla – 2011
Matt Wilson – Stolen Time – An Attitude For Gratitude – Palmetto Records – 2012
Vijay Iyer Trio – Wildflower – Accelerando – ACT Music – 2012
Gene Ess – One Day I’ll Fly Away – A Thousand Summers – SIMP Records – 2012
Bruce Babad – Wendy – A Tribute To Paul Desmond – Primrose Lane Music – 2011
The Bill King Trio – Five Aces – Five Aces – 7 Arts Entertainment – 2011
Idina Menzel – Where Or When – Live Barefoot At The Symphony – Concord Music Group – 2012
The Bill Harris Quintet – Soultrane – Inside Out – Pensativa Music Productions – 2012
Josh Levinson – Rain – Chauncy Street – Josh Levinson Sextet – 2011

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 11/16/21 & 11/20/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Dianne Reeves   –  Feels So Good  –  Beautiful Life  –  Concord  –  2013

Alex Lattimore  –  Jazzman Blues  –  Promise  –  Self Released  –  2008 

Geoffrey Keezer feat. Gillian Margot  –  Guanajuato  –  On My Way to You  –  Markeez  –  2018 

Erin Bode  –  Chasing After You  –  The Little Garden  –  Native Language Music  –  2008 

Jackie Paris  –  There Will Never Be Another You  –  Songs By Jackie Paris  –  Wing Records  –  1956

Luba Mason  –  Krazy Love  –  Krazy Love  –  Sunnyside  –  2009  

Alicia Olatuja  –  Human Nature  –  Timeless  –  World Tunes Records  –  2014

Mel Torme’  –  Swingin’ On the Moon  –  Swingin’ On the Moon  –  Verve  –  1960

Nancy King  –  Ain’t Misbehavin’  –  Live at Jazz Standard  –  MAXJAZZ  –  2006 

Allan Harris  –  Miami  –  Black Bar Jukebox  –  Love Production Records  –  2015

Michael Mayo  –  You and You  –  Bones  –  Mack Avenue  –  2021 

The Baylor Project feat. Jamison Ross  –  Only Believe  –  Generations  –  Be A Light  –  2021 

Gabriela Anders  –  Meant to Be  –  Last Tango in Rio  –  Narada  –  2004  

Laurie Antonioli  –  Moonbirds  –  The Constant Passage of Time  –  Origin Records  –  2019 

Emilie-Claire Barlow w/Metropole Orkest  –  On A Clear Day  –  Clear Day  –  Empress Music Group  –  2015

George Benson  –  Love Dance  –  Give Me the Night  –  Warner Bros Records  –  1980

Camille Thurman  –  September in the Rain  –  Waiting for the Sunrise  –  Chesky Records  –  2018

Ulysses Owens Jr. feat. Theo Bleckmann  –  Borderline  –  Songs of Freedom  –  Resilience Music Alliance  –  2019

Joe Sample feat. Lalah Hathaway  –  When the World Turns Blue  –  The Song Lives On  –  GRP  –  1999

Raul Midon  –  I Love the Afternoon  –  The Mirror  –  Mack Avenue  –  2020

Roberta Flack  –  Cottage for Sale  –  Roberta  –  Atlantic  –  1994 

Erin Propp & Larry Roy  –  Hello Morning  –  We Want All The Same Things  –  Chronograph  –  2021 

Nat King Cole  –  Smile  –  The World of Nat King Cole  –  Capitol  –  2005