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The First Instrument Jazz Show – 10/12/21 & 10/16/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Sarah Vaughan  –  Detour Ahead (Live)  –  After Hours at the London House  –  Mercury  –  1958

David Finck feat. Kelly Mittleman  –  So What  –  BASSic Instinct  –  Burton Avenue Music  –  2021 

Jo Lawry  –  The Kitchen Sink  –  The  Bathtub and the Sea  –  Fleurieu Music  –  2017 

Cannonball Adderley and Ernie Andrews  –  Next Time I See You  –  Live Session  –  Capitol  –  1964

Cassandra Wilson  –  Time After Time  –  Traveling Miles  –  Blue Note  –  1999

Sarah Elizabeth Charles  –  Bells  –  Inner Dialogue  –  Truth Revolution  –  2015

Jose’ James  –  The Dreamer –  The Dreamer  –  Brownswood Recording  –  2007 

Sinne Eeg  –  High Up in the Sky  –  Face the Music  –  Stunt  –  2014

Joe Williams  –  Wayfaring Stranger –  At Newport ‘63  –  RCA Victor  –  1963

Kirstin Korb  –  A Night in Tunisia  –  Single  –  Double K Music  –  2021 

Steven Feifke Big Band feat. Veronica Swift  –  Until the Real Thing Comes Along  –  Kinetic  –  Outside in Music  –  2021 

Gregory Porter  –  Painted on Canvas  –  Be Good  –  Motema  –  2012 

Roxana Amed  –  Danza Del Viejo Boyero  –  Ontology  –  Sony Music Latin  –  2021 

Erin Boheme  –  Don’t Be Something You Ain’t  –  What Love Is  –  Concord  –  2006 

Diane Schuur  –  Deedles’ Blues (Live)  –  Diane Schuur and the Count Basie Orchestra  –  GRP  –  1987

George Duke  –  So I’ll Pretend  –  In a Mellow Tone  –  BPM  –  2006

Somi  –  Black Enough  –  Petite Afrique  –  Music on Vinyl  –  2017  

Denise Donatelli  –  Toledo  –  Whistling in the Dark: The Music of Burt Bacharach  –  Savant Records  –  2021 

Jamison Ross  –  Emotions  –  Jamison  –  Concord  –  2015 

Rene’ Marie  –  Don’t Look At Me Like that  –  Vertigo  –  MAXJAZZ  –  2001

Jazzmeia Horn and Her Noble Force  –  Nia  –  Dear Love  –  Empress Legacy Records  –  2021 

Betty Carter  –  Surrey With the Fringe On Top  –  At the Village Vanguard  –  Verve  –  1993 

 

Ben Boddie On Jazz Ep 137 – 10.14.2021

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

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Houston Person – Lester Leaps In – Live In Paris – Highnote Records – 2019

Randy Napoleon – Jean De Fleur – Rust Belt Roots: Randy Napoleon Plays Wes Montgomery, Grant Green & Kenny Burrell  – OA2 Records – 2021

The Cookers – AKA Reggie – Look Out! – Gearbox Records  – 2021

Pasquale Grasso – Solitude – Pasquale Plays Duke – Sony Music Masterworks – 2021

Pat Coil – How Deep Is The Ocean? – How Deep Is The Ocean – Burton Avenue Music – 2021

Jared Hall – Mating Call – Seen on the Scene – Origin Records – 2021

Count Basie Orchestra – The Wind Machine – Live At Birdland – Candid Records – 2021

Karen Marguth – Until – Until – OA2 Records – 2021

Jae Sinnett Trio – Bright Thoughts – Altered Egos – J-Nett Music – 2021

Dave Zinno Unisphere – So Close So Far – Fetish – Whaling City Sound – 2021

1:00 PM

Jim Snidero – Theme for Ernie – Strings – Savant – 2021

Yoron Israel – Child’s Play – New Dreams – Ronja Music – 2021

Jackson Potter – Hindsight Is 2020 – Restless – Wise Cat Records – 2021

Kurt Elling – Can’t Make It With Your Brain – SuperBlue – Edition Records – 2021

John Moulder – Soliloquy – Metamorphosis – Origin Records – 2021

Arturo O’Farrill – The Afro Latin Jazz Ensemble – Ensayo Silencio – Dreaming In Lions – Blue Note – 2021

Kate McGarry + Keith Ganz Ensemble – Anthem – What To Wear In The Dark – Resilence Music Alliance – 2021

Brandon Goldberg Featuring Ralph Peterson – Stella By Starlight – In Good Time – Brandon Goldberg Music – 2021

Chad Lefkowitz-Brown & The Global Big Band – Airegin – Open World – La Reserve – 2021

2:00 PM

Charged Particles – African Skies – Live at the Baked Potato – Play the Music of Michael Brecker – Summit Records – 2021

Grant Richards – Bye-Ya – Ballyhoo – Grant Richards – 2021

Charlie Ballantine – Bemsha Swing – Reflections/Introspection: The Music Of Thelonious Monk – Green Mind Records – 2021

Deborah Silver – Straighten Up and Fly Right – Sunny Side – NTL Records – 2021

Nicole Glover – I Concentrate On You – Strange Lands – Savant – 2021

Joey DeFrancesco – This Time Around – More Music – Mack Avenue Records – 2021

Susan Krebs & Mixed Remotions – Inside A Silent Tear – Daybreak – Greengig Music – 2021

Joe Farnsworth – Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise – City Of Sounds – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021

Victor Gould – Infant Eyes – In Our Time – Blue Room Music – 2021

3:00 PM

Jon Gordon – Modality – Stranger Than Fiction – ArtistShare – 2021

Helen Sung – Long Yellow Road – Quartet+ – Sunnyside Records – 2021

Ron Wilkins – Spring in Bennett Park – Trombocalist – Jazz Legacy Productions – 2021

Alon Farber Hagiga – You’ll See the Way – Reflecting on Freedom – Origin Records – 2021

Matthew Whitaker – It Will Be Okay – Connections – Resilence Music Alliance – 2021

Graham Dechter – Billy’s Dilemma – Major Influence – Capri Records – 2021

Lorraine Feather – My Own Particular – Life My Own Particular Life – Relarion Inc – 2021

Eric Wyatt – Sunset Park Bonita – A Song Of Hope – Whaling City Sound – 2021

Renee Rosnes – Silk – Kinds Of Love – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 10/5/21 & 10/9/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Eddie Jefferson  –  Now’s the Time  –  Body and Soul  –  Prestige  –  1968

Amel Larrieux  –  I Like the Sunrise  –  Lovely Standard  –  Bliss Life  –  2007 ‘

Lauren Henderson  –  I Concentrate On You  –  Musa  –  Brontosaurus Records  –  2021 

Trombone Shorty  –  Dirty Water  –  Parking Lot Symphony  –  BlueNote  –  2017

Nancy Wilson feat. George Shearing Quintet  –  On Green Dolphin Street  –  The Swingin’s Mutual  –  Capitol  –  1961 

Zara McFarlane  –  Desire  –  Until Tomorrow  –  Brownswood Recording  –  2011

Laila Biali  –  Queen of Hearts  –  Laila Biali  –  Joshua Tree / Chronograph Records  –  2017 

Zoe Scott  –  My Cherie Amour  –  Shades of Love  –  Zoe Scott Music  –  2020 

Nnenna Freelon  –  Time Traveler  –  Time Traveler  –  Origin  –  2021

Mary Pearson  –  The More I See You  –  You and I  –  Arkadia Jazz  –  2000

Jon Lucien  –  Esperanza  –  Rashida  –  RCA  –  1973

Lisa Ekdahl  –  Love for Sale  –  When Did you Leave Heaven  –  BMG Classics / RCA Victor  –  1995 

Andrea Claburn  –  Infinite Wisdom (Echoes of Harlem)  –  Nightshade  –  Lot 49 Labs  –  2017

Annie Lennox  –  I Cover the Waterfront  –  Nostalgia  –  Blue Note  –  2014 

Nicolas Bearde feat. Eric Alexander  –  That Sunday, That Summer  –  I Remember You: The Music of Nat King Cole  –  Right Groove Records  –  2019 

Taylor Eigsti feat. Becca Stevens  –  Listen In  –  Tree Falls  –  GSI Records  –  2021

Anita O’Day  –  From This Moment On  –  An Evening with Anita O’Day  –  Norgran Records –  1955

Cynthia Erivo  –  My Funny Valentine  –  Billy Porter Presents: The Soul of Richard Rogers  –  Masterworks Broadway  –  2017

Giacomo Gates  –  Lady Day and John Coltrane  –  The Revolution Will Be Jazz: The Songs of Gil Scott-Heron  –  Savant Records  –  2011 

Renee Neufville  –  Something to Believe  –  Single  –  WJ3 Records  –  2019 

The Baylor Project  –  Happy To Be With You  –  Generations  –  Be A Light  –  2021 

Tony Bennett feat. Bill Charlap  –  I Won’t Dance  –  The Silver Lining (The Songs of Jerome Kern)  –  RPM/Columbia/Sony  –  2015

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

 

Ben Boddie On Jazz Ep 136 – 10.07.2021

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

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Leon Lee Dorsey – Freedom Jazz Dance – Freedom Jazz Dance – Jazz Avenue 1 – 2021

Jared Hall – Coral Way – Seen on the Scene – Origin Records – 2021

The Mark Zaleski Band – The Duke – Our Time: Reimagining Dave Brubeck – Origin Records – 2021

Samara  Joy – Jim – Samara Joy – Whirlwind Records – 2021

Dave Zinno Unisphere – Nile – Fetish – Whaling City Sound – 2021

Joey DeFrancesco – More Music – More Music – Mack Avenue Records – 2021

Kate McGarry + Keith Ganz Ensemble – On The Road To Find Out – What To Wear In The Dark – Resilence Music Alliance – 2021

Matthew Whitaker – A New Day – Connections – Resilence Music Alliance – 2021

Lukasz Pawlik – Indian Garden – Long-Distance Connections – Summit Records – 2021

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Chad Lefkowitz-Brown And The Global Big Band – Night In Tunisia – Open World – La Reserve – 2021

Charlie Ballantine – Brilliant Corners – Reflections/Introspection: The Music Of Thelonious Monk – Green Mind Records – 2021

Brandon Goldberg Featuring Ralph Peterson – Monk’s Dream – In Good Time – Brandon Goldberg Music – 2021

Kurt Elling – Dharma Bums – SuperBlue – Edition Records – 2021

Will Boyd  – Charis – Soulful Noise – Indie – 2021

Jae Sinnett Trio – Mr Syms – Altered Egos – J-Nett Music – 2021

John Finbury – Boulevard – Boulevard/Look At What A Mess You Made Of Me – Green Flash Music – 2021

Joe Farnsworth – The Surrey With The Fringe On Top – City Of Sounds – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021

Band Of Other Brothers – Look Up! – Look Up! – Ear Up Records – 2021

2:00 PM

Kenny Garrett -Hargrove -Sounds From The Ancestors – Mack Avenue Records – 2021

Ray Obiedo – Still Life – Latin Jazz Project, Vol. 2 – Rhythmus Records – 2021

Renee Rosnes – In Time Like Air – Kinds Of Love – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021

Denise Donatelli – Walk On By – Whistling In The Dark: The Music Of Burt Bacharach – Savant – 2021

Ben Tiberio – The Becky Song – Rare Peace – Outside In Music – 2021

Helen Sung – Time Loops – Quartet+ – Sunnyside Records – 2021

Michael Stephenson – On the Street Where You Live – Michael Stephenson Meets Alexander Claffy Trio – Cellar Music Group – 2021

Chris Standring – How Insensitive – Wonderful World – Ultimate Vibe Records – 2021

Mercer Hassy Orchestra – Poinciana – Don’t Stop The Carnival – Mercer Hassy Records – 2021

3:00 PM

Eric Wyatt – A Song Of Hope – A Song Of Hope – Whaling City Sound – 2021

Graham Dechter – Reference – Major Influence – Capri Records – 2021

Brandee Younger – Reclamation – Somewhere Different – Impulse! – 2021

Roseanna Vitro – Parker’s Mood – Sing A Song Of Bird – Skyline Productions – 2021

Jon Gordon – Havens – Stranger Than Fiction – ArtistShare – 2021

Tom Cohen – Minority – My Take – Versa Music – 2021

Trineice Robinson – Footprints – All Or Nothing – 4RM Music Productions – 2021

Victor Gould – Infant Eyes – In Our Time – Blue Room Music – 2021

Grant Richards – The Bloom – Ballyhoo – Grant Richards – 2021

Count Basie Orchestra – Basie Power – Live At Birdland – Candid Records – 2021

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 9/28/21 & 10/2/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Robert Glasper feat. Lalah Hathaway   –  Cherish the Day  –  Black Radio –  Blue Note  –  2012

K.D. Lang  –  Angel Eyes  –  We All Love Ella: Celebrating the First Lady of Song  –  Verve  –  2007 

Double Bass Double Voice  –  Bring It On Home to Me  –  Double Bass Double Voice  –  Self Released  –  2017

Jamie Cullum  –  Nothing I Do  –  Catching Tales  –  Verve Forecast  –  2005

Lizz Wright  –  The Nearness of You  –  Ella 100: Live at the Apollo  –  Concord Jazz  –  2020

Thana Alexa  –  Ode to Heroes  –  Ode to Heroes  –  Jazz Village  –  2014

Ed Reed  –  Some Other Time  –  Born to Be Blue  –  Blue Shorts Records  –  2011 

Dinah Washington  –  If I Were A Bell –   Diva: The Essential Collection  –  Music Club  –  2000  

Mary Stallings  –  Centerpiece  –  Remember Love  –  Half Note Records  –  2005

Shana Tucker  –  Just Go   –  Shine  –  JazzUrbane  –  2015 

Will Downing feat. Gerald Albright  –  Like A Lover  –  Pleasures of the Night  –  Verve Forecast  –  1998 

Adriana Evans  –  Blue Bird in Bahia  –  El Camino  –  Expansion  –  2006 

Chaka Khan  –  The End of a Love Affair  –  CK  –  Warner Bros.  –  1988

Jackie Paris  –  Duke’s Place  –  The Song is Paris  –  Impulse!  –  1962 

Keith Brown Trio feat. Melanie Charles  –  Come Back As a Flower  –  African Ripples  –  Space Time Records  –  2021 

Nadira  –  A Sleepin’ Bee  –  Dare to Dream: A Tribute to Nancy Wilson/Cannonball Adderley  –  Self Released  –  2019 

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

Etta James  –  Sunday Kind of Love  –  At Last  –  Argo  –  1961

Curtis Stigers  –  They Can’t Take That Away from Me (Live)  –  One More for the Road (Live)  –  Concord Music  –  2017 

Joni Mitchell  –  Moon At the Window  –  Wild Things Run Fast  –  Geffen  –  1982 

Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson  –  A Toast to the People  –  From South Africa to South Carolina  –  Arista  –  1975 

Sarah Gazarek  –  I Believe When I Fall In Love  –  Thirsty Ghost  –  Self Released  –  2019   

The Manhattan Transfer  –  The Night That Monk Returned to Heaven  –  Bodies and Soul  – Atlantic  –  1983