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Ben Boddie On Jazz Ep 147 – 01.06.2022

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

Noon
Various Artist – Children Of The Night – Shorter Moments ~ Exploring The World Of Wayne – Posi-Tone Records – 2021
Phil Parisot – From the Ancestors – Inventions – OA2 Records – 2021
David Janeway – All Or Nothing At All – Distant Voices – Steeplechase – 2021
Shawnn Monteiro – You’ll See – You Are There – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Doug MacDonald – They Say It’s Wonderful – Serenade To Highland Park – Dmac Music – 2021
Tobias Haug Quartet – Empty Streets – Empty Streets – FLOATMusic – 2021
Lady Blackbird – Fix It – Black Acid Soul – BMG – 2021
Alex Brown – Chacarera – The Dark Fire Sessions – Alex Brown – 2021
Carlos Henriquez – The South Bronx – The South Bronx Story – Tiger Turn – 2021

1:00 PM
Michael Feinberg – Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit – Hard Times – Fresh Sound New Talent – 2021
Negroni’s Trio – How High The Moon – Esperanzas/Hopes – Sony Latin – 2021
DeAndre Lettsome – In With The New – Impetus – Bold City Music Productions – 2021
Nancy Reed & Billy Test – Day In Day Out – At The Deer Head Inn – Dear Head Records – 2021
Bill Charlap Trio – The Duke – Street Of Dreams – Blue Note – 2021
Randy Napoleon – The Tender Gender – Rust Belt Roots: Randy Napoleon Plays Wes Montgomery, Grant Green & Kenny Burrell – OA2 Records – 2021
Alexis Cole – Joy Spring – Sky Blossom – Zoho Music – 2021
Jim Snidero – Theme for Ernie – Strings – Savant – 2021
Oscar Peterson – Blues Etude – A Time For Love: The Oscar Peterson Quartet – Live From Helsinki, 1987 – Two Lions/Mack Avenue – 2021

2:00 PM
Harold Mabern – Naima – Mabern Plays Coltrane – Smoke Sessions Records – 2021
Farnell Newton – Affectionately Roy – Feel The Love – Posi-Tone Records – 2021
Anthony Wonsey – Blacker Blacks Revenge – Lorraine’s Lullabye – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Nicole Henry – Feeling Good – Time To Love Again – Banister Records – 2021
Pat Bianchi – Superstition – Something To Say ~ The Music Of Stevie Wonder – Savant – 2021
Gina Schwarz – Four Steps – Pannonica – cracked anegg records – 2020
Karen Marguth – Hearts and Bones – Until – OA2 Records – 2021
Cory Weeds – There’s A Boat Leavin’ Soon For New York – What Is There To Say? – Cellar Music Group – 2021
Louis Hayes – Desert Moonlight – Crisis – Savant – 2021

3:00 PM
Gordon Goodwin’s Big Phat Band – My Man Sam – The Reset – Music Of Content – 2021
Dino Govoni – Point Turn – Hiding In Plain Sight – Whaling City Sound – 2021
Edward Simon – Lush Life – Solo Live – Ridgeway Records – 2021
Dee Bell Watch – What Happens – Love for Sailin’ Over Seas (Then & Now) – Laser Records – 2022
Ben Allison – Breakfast With Eric – Moments Inside – Sonic Camera Records – 2021
Dave Meder – Augusto’s Dilemma – Unamuno Songs and Stories – Outside In Music – 2021
Pasquale Grasso – Mood Indigo – Pasquale Plays Duke – Sony Music Masterworks – 2021
Brian Lynch – Woody Shaw – Songbook Vol. 1: Bus Stop Serenade – Hollistic Music Works – 2021
Houston Person – Easy Walker – Live In Paris – Highnote Records – 2019

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 12/28/21 & 1/1/22

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Kenny Washington feat. Josh Nelson  –  Bewitched, Bothered and Bewildered  –  What’s the Hurry  –  Lower 9th Records  –  2020

Laura Anglade  –  Easy Way Out  –  I’ve Got Just About Everything  –  Justin Time Records  –  2019 

Roxana Amed  –  Last Happy Hour  –  Ontology  –  Sony Music Latin  –  2021 

Dee Alexander  –  Perdido  –  Songs My Mother Loves  –  Bluejazz  –  2014

Ian Shaw  –  Jesse  –  Shine Sister Shine  –  Jazz Village  –  2018 

Laurin Talese feat. Robert Glasper  – Winter  –  Gorgeous Chaos  –  BASSic Black Entertainment  –  2016 

Samara Joy  –  Let’s Dream in the Moonlight  –  Samara Joy  –  Whirlwind Records  –  2021 

Karrin Allyson  – Too Young To Go Steady  –  Ballads: Remembering John Coltrane  –  Concord  –  2001 

Rosie Frater-Taylor  –  Crazy  –  Bloom  –  Self-Released  –  2021 

Michael Buble’ featuring Boyz II Men  –  Comin’ Home Baby  –  Call Me Irresponsible  –  143 Records / Reprise Records  –  2007 

Opaluna  –  Does It Rain in the Moon  –  Opaluna  –  Ridgeway Records  –  2016 

Billie Holiday  –  I Didn’t Know What time It Was  –  Day In, Day Out  –  Hear Music  –  2003 

Kandace Springs  –  People Make the World Go Round  –  Indigo  –  Blue Note  –  2018

Camille Bertault  –  Cette nuit (Peacock)  –  En Vie  –  Sunnyside  –  2016 

George Duke  –  Thinkin’ ‘Bout You  –  Is Love Enough?  –  Warner Bros.  –  1997 

Cyrille Aimee  –  Well You Needn’t  –  Let’s Get Lost  –  Mack Avenue  –  2015 

Gretchen Parlato  –  No Plan  –  Flor  –  Edition  –  2021 

Michael Stephenson and The Alexander Claffey Trio  –  On the Street Where You Live  –  Michael Stephenson Meets The Alexander Claffey Trio  –  Cellar Live Records  –  2021 

Eddie Jefferson  –  Body and Soul  –  Body and Soul  –  Prestige  –  1968

Carmen McRae  –  Ugly Beauty (Still We Dream)  –  Carmen Sings Monk  –  Novus  –  1990  

Sachal Vasandani  –  Don’t Worry About Me  –  We Move  –  Mack Avenue  –  2009 

Pete Ellman Big Band feat. Katie Ernst  –  What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve  –  The Twelve Grooves of Christmas  –  One Too Tree Recordings  –  2021 

 

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 12/21/21 & 12/25/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Abbey Lincoln feat. Christian McBride  –  This Christmas  –  Jazz for Joy: A Verve Christmas Album  –  Verve  –  1996

The Manhattan Transfer  –  Snowfall  –  The Christmas Album  –  Columbia  –  1992 

Diana Krall  –  Santa Claus is Coming to Town  –  Christmas Songs  –  Verve  –  2005 

Dara Tucker  –  A Child is Born  –  Single  –  Green Hill  –  2021 

Jazz at Lincoln Center feat. Catherine Russell  –  Silver Bells  –  Big Band Holidays II  –  Jazz at Lincoln Center  –  2019 

Ledisi  –  It’s Christmas  –  It’s Christmas  –  Verve Forecast  –  2008 

Kurt Elling  –  Sing a Christmas Carol  –  The Beautiful Day (Kurt Elling Sings Christmas)  –  Okeh/Masterworks  –  2016

Rene’ Marie  –  Let it Snow, Let it Snow, Let it Snow  –  Maxjazz Holiday  –  Maxjazz  –  2001 

Joe Williams  –  The Christmas Waltz  –  That Holiday Feelin’  –  Verve  –  1990 

Jazz at Lincoln Center feat. Veronica Swift  –  Everybody’s Waiting For: The Man with the Bag  –  Big Band Holidays II  –  Jazz at Lincoln Center  –  2019 

Sarah Vaughan  –  Snowbound  –  Snowbound  –  Roulette  –  1962 

Vanessa Williams  –  What Child Is This?  –  Star Bright  –  Mercury  –  1996 

Louis Armstrong  –  Christmas Night in Harlem  –  What A Wonderful Christmas  –  Hip-O Records  –  1997 

Blossom Dearie  –  Our First Christmas  –  Christmas Spice So Very Nice  –  Daffodil Records  –  1991 

Al Jarreau  –  Why Do the Nations So Furiously Rage?  –  Handel’s Messiah: A Soulful Celebration  –  Reprise  –  1992 

Sara Gazarek and Jane Monheit  –  Come Spend Christmas with Me  –  Single  –  Palmetto  –  2012 

Dianne Reeves  –  Carol of the Bells  –  Christmas Time is Here  –  Blue Note  –  2004

Leslie Odom Jr.  –  I’ll be Home for Christmas  –  Simply Christmas  –  S-Curve Records  –  2016

Ray Brown Trio feat. Etta Jones  –  It Came Upon a Midnight Clear  –  Christmas Songs with the Ray Brown Trio  –  Telarc International  –  1999

Natalie Cole  –  My Grown-Up Christmas List  –  The Magic of Christmas  –  Elektra  –  1999

Tony Bennett  –  My Favorite Things  –  Snowfall (The Tony Bennett Christmas Album)  –  Columbia  –  1968 

Take 6  –  Silent Night  –  He Is Christmas  –  Reprise  –  1991 

Anita Baker  –  O, Come All Ye Faithful  –  Christmas Fantasy  –  Blue Note  –  2005

Lou Rawls  –  Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas   –  Merry Christmas. Ho! Ho! Ho!  –  Capitol  –  1967

Nancy Wilson  –  O’Holy Night  –  A Nancy Wilson Christmas  –  MCG Jazz  –  2001 

Ella Fitzgerald  –  Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer  –  Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas  –  Verve  –  1960

Nat King Cole  –  The Christmas Song  –  The Christmas Song  –  Capitol  –  1962

 

Jazz In The A.M. Ep 201 – 12.20.2021

TODAY’S MUSIC – RIGHT NOW!

Artist – Song Title – CD Title – Label – Year

8:00 (Eastern)    
The Bill Harris Quintet – Bye Bye Baby – This Time The Dream’s On Me – Pensativa Music – 2013
Kyle Eastwood – Summer Gone – The View From Here – Jazz Village – 2013
Robert Hurst – Picked From Nick – BoB A Palindrome – Bebop Records – 2013
JosÈ James – Sword + Gun – No Beginning No End – Blue Note Records – 2013
NEXT Collective – Fly Or Die – Cover Art – Concord Music Group – 2012
Blake Meister – Sunset – Septagon – Inner Circle Music – 2012
Molly Holm – Sea Journey – Permission – Rinny Zin Records – 2013
MSU Professors Of Jazz – Echoes Of Anansi – Better Than Alright – MSU – 2012
Terri Lyne Carrington – A Little Max (Parfait) – Money Jungle: Provocative In Blue – Concord Music Group – 2013

9:00 A.M. (Eastern)    
Joe Locke – The Meaning of the Blues – Lay Down My Heart – Motema Music – 2013
Dave Kisoski – Star Eyes – From The Hip – BFM Jazz – 2013
Dave Douglas – Garden State  – Time Travel – Greenleaf Music – 2013
Nicolas Bearde – Falling In Love – Visions – NiC NAC Music – 2013
BEAT FUNKTION – Impressions – Moon Town – D O Music Records – 2013
Will Calhou – Etcetera – Life in This World – Motema Music – 2013
Ira Wiggins – Inner Urge – When Freedom Swings – Iwiggs Music – 2012
Sean Nowell – For All Intensive Purposes – The Kung-Fu Masters – Positone Records – 2013
Jim Ridl – Blue Tortilla Waltz – Blue Corn Enchilada Dreams – Jim Ridl Records – 2011

10:00
Tom Goehring – Old Folks – A Reflected Journey – Mengli Music – 2013
Tom Kennedy – Ceora – Just Play! – Capri Records – 2013
The David Ricard Big Band – Pavin’ the Way  – Hey, I Know This Song! Vol. 1 – Lesterbeat Records – 2013
Kathy Kosins – You’d Better Love Me While You May – The Space Between – Little Tootsie Music – 2013
Tim Warfield – I Remember You – Eye Of The Beholder – Criss Cross Jazz – 2012
Brandon Bernstein – But Beautiful – But Beautiful – Jazz Collective Records – 2013
Mike Ferro – It’s The Bluest Kind Of Blues My Baby Sings  – Django By Ferr – Denwa Jazz – 2013
The Ali Ryerson Jazz Flute Big Band – Daahoud – Game Changer – Capri Records – 2013
Kenny Garrett Quintet – Chucho’s Mambo – Pushing the World Away – Mack Avenue Records – 2013

11:00
Archie Shepp And Attica Blues Orchestra – Blues For Brother G. Jackson – I Hear The Sound – Jazz Villette – 2013
Craig Yaremko – Little Sunflower – Cyo3 – OA2 Records – 2013
Earll McIntyre – Please Remain On The Positive Side Of The Solar Panel – Brass Carnival & Tribute – Earll McIntyre – 2013
Michelle Zangara – On the Street Where You Live – Songs Of Blue – MZRecords – 2013
Houston Person – If It’s The Last Thing I Do – Nice ‘n’ Easy – Highnote Records – 2013
Duke Pearson Big Band – New Girl – Baltimore, 1969 – Uptown Records – 2013
René Marie – Weekend – I Wanna Be Evil (With Love to Eartha Kitt) – Motema Music – 2013
Doug Webb – Another Step – Another Scene – PosiTone Records – 2013
George Cotsirilos – Blues For The J Man – Variations – OA2 Records – 2013

The First Instrument Jazz Show – 12/14/21 & 12/18/21

Artist  –  Song  –  Album  –  Label  –  Year 

Anita Baker  –  Christmas Time Is Here  –  Christmas Fantasy  –  Blue Note  –  2005

Steve Million feat. Sarah Marie Young  –  Nika’s Changes  –  JazzWords  –  Self Released  –  2021

Veronica Nunn  –  I Love You for Sentimental Reasons  –  Standard Delivery  –  Dead Horse Records  –  2007

Saje  –  I Am Light  –  Saje EP  –  Self Released  –  202

Charles Turner  –  Just One of Those Things  –  Dreamers  –  Sound on Purpose  –  2014

Cecile McLorin Salvant  –  Easy Come, Easy Go Blues  –  Relief: A Benefit for the Jazz Foundation of America’s Musician’s Emergency Fund – Mack Avenue  –  2021 

Alyssa Allgood  –  Rock With You  –  Exactly Like You  –  Cellar Live  –  2018

Diane Schuur  –  I’ll Be Home for Christmas  –  A Contemporary Jazz Christmas  –  UMG  –  1997 

Michael Franks  –  Eggplant  –  The Art of Tea  –  Warner Bros.  –  1975

Jazzmeia Horn and Her Noble Force  –  Where We Are  –  Dear Love  –  Empress Legacy Records  –  2021 

Kat Edmonson  –  Jingle Bell Rock  –  Holiday Swingin! A Kat Edmonson Christmas Vol. 1  –  Spinnerette Records  –  2021 

Christie Dashiell  –  Dreamland  –  Time All Mine  –  Self Released  –  2016 

Cassandra Wilson and Jacky Terrasson  –  Old Devil Moon  –  Rendezvous  –  Blue Note  –  1997

Alexis Cole  –  Pure Imagination  –  Sky Blossom  –  Zoho Music  –  2021

Grady Tate  –  I Fall In Love Too Easily  –  Feeling Life  –  Skye Records  –  1969

Danish Radio Big Band feat. Sinne Eeg  –  Jingle Bells  –  Jazzin’ Around Christmas  –  Storyville Records  –  2016 

Kristin Callahan  –  Round Midnight  –  Lost in a Dream  –  Ivy Door Music  –  2021 

Kevin Mahogany  –  Double Rainbow  –  Double Rainbow  –  Enja Records  –  1993 

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

Benny Benack III and Steven Feifke  –  My Wishlist Is You  –  Season’s Swingin’ Greetings  –  Cellar Music  –  2021 

Mark Murphy  –  Stolen Moments  –  Stolen Moments  –  Muse Records  –  1978

Carmen Lundy  –  The Night is Young  –  Changes  –  Afrasia Productions  –  2012

Charenee Wade  –  Home Is Where the Hatred Is  –  The Offering: The Music of Gil Scott-Heron and Brian Jackson  –  Motema  –  2015

Leslie Odom Jr.  –  Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas  –  Simply Christmas  –  S-Curve Records  –  2016