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Outstanding alto sax players, Cannonball, Abate, McLean and Garrett kick off this week's podcast. Bassist Nat Reeves who has played with 3 of those 4 alto players is featured next. Jazz legends Miles and Rollins finish the show. 

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Nat Reeves - State of Emergency

Playlist
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Cannonball Adderly ~ Blue Funk ~ Portrait of Cannonball
Greg Abate ~ Take the Crowell Train ~ Road to Forever
Jackie McLean ~ Demon's Dance ~ Demon's Dance
Jackie McLean ~ Sweet Love of Mine ~ Demon's Dance
Kenny Garrett ~ Kiss to the Skies ~ Beyond the Wall
Nat Reeves ~ Moon River ~ State of Emergency
Nat Reeves ~ Little Waltz ~ State of Emergency
Jesse Collin Young ~ Ridgetop ~ Song For Juli
Miles Davis Quitntet ~ Stablemates ~ The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions
Miles Davis Quitntet ~ If I Were a Bell ~ The Legendary Prestige Quintet Sessions
Sonny Rollins ~ St. Thomas ~ Saxophone Colosus

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This set is mostly great female vocalists. Some are celebrated jazz masters like Ella, Lady Day, Nancy Wilson. Others are current performers like Diana Reaves, Chaka Kahn, Tina Turner. We also introduce great newcomers like Dana Lauren, Atla DeChamplain and Cyril Aimee.

 

Playlist
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson ~ Save Your Love for Me ~ Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley
Cyrille Aimee ~ When I Was a Child ~ Cyrill Aimee and Friends (Live at Smalls)
Dana Lauren ~ That Old Black Magic ~ It's You or No One
Ed Fast And Conga-Bop ~ Willow Weep For Me (feat. Linda Ransome) ~ Do or Die
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong ~ Stompin' At the Savoy ~ The Best of Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong
Chick Corea, Stanley Clark, Lenny White ~ I Love You Porgy (feat. Chaka Khan) ~ Forever
Atla & Matt Dechamplain ~ I Can't Believe Youre In Love with Me ~ Pause
Billy Childs ~ To a Child (feat. Diana Reaves) ~ Map to the Treasure: Reimagining Laura Nyro
Herbie Hancock ~ Edith and the Kingpin (feat. Tina Turner) ~ River: The Joni Letters
Billy Holiday ~ Travelin' Light ~ Lady In Autumn: The Best Of The Verve Years
Billy Holiday ~ All of Me ~ Lady In Autumn: The Best Of The Verve Years
Lee Morgan ~ Riggarmortes ~ Top Cat
Lee Morgan ~ Exotique ~ Top Cat

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We sandwich some classics from Dexter and Cannonball with new music. Orice Jenkins and The Curtis Brothers are on top, and we finish with new music from Allison Miller, Hiromi and more. 


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Artist ~ Song ~ Album
Orice Jenkins ~ Birds Soar ~ Soar
Curtis Brothers Quartet ~ Maria Cervantes ~ Blood Spirit Land Water Fire
Dexter Gordon ~ Tanya ~ One Flight Up
Cannonball Adderley ~ Planet Earth ~ In New York
Will Bernard ~ Habenera ~ Out & About
Allison Miller's Boom Tic Boom ~ Fuster ~ Otis Was a Polar Bear
Gregoire Maret ~ Footprints ~ Wanted
Hiromi ~ All's Well ~ Spark
Alan Ferber Nonet ~ Clocks ~ Roots Transitions
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Before we get into the Miles set, we start with new fusion from Snarky, Brandee Younger and Orice Jenkins. Then a new piano trio album from Laurence Hobgood. Next, we remember Miles along with Shirley Horn. We wrap it up with Ravi Coltrane and some blues to end the show.


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Shirley Horn, I Remember Miles
  
Artist ~ Song ~ Album
Snarky Puppy ~ Singing to the Moon ~ Family Dinner Volume Two
Brandee Younger ~ Soul Vibrations ~ Wax & Wane
Orice Jenkins ~ Golden Lady ~ Soar
Laurence Hobgood Trio ~ The Road Home ~ Honor Thy Fathers
Laurence Hobgood Trio ~ If It's Magic ~ Honor Thy Fathers
Miles Davis ~ Milestones ~ Milestones
Miles Davis ~ Seven Steps to Heaven ~ Seven Steps to Heaven
Miles Davis ~ Miles in the Sky ~ Paraphernalia
Shirley Horn ~ Summertime ~ I Remember Miles
Shirley Horn ~ Basin St. Blues ~ I Remember Miles
Ravi Coltrane ~ For Turya ~ Blending Times
Rick Godfrey ~ When You're Cool (The Sun Shines All the Time) ~ Nasty Man
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This week we talk jazz with up and coming saxophonist Mike Casey (begins @24:20). Also featured is a new album by Dr. Lonnie Smith and more. 

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Dr. Lonnie Smith
  
Artist ~ Track ~ Album
Jeff Coffin with Caleb Chapman's Crescent Superband ~ Tall and Lanky ~ Inside of the Outside
Dr. Lonnie Smith ~ Afrodesia ~ Evolution
Dr. Lonnie Smith ~ Staight No Chaser ~ Evolution
Mike Casey Trio ~ Mack The Knife ~ Live Recording
Mike Casey Trio ~ The House of Mirrors ~ Live Recording
Bill Stewart ~ Paris Lope ~ Space Squid
Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson ~ Save Your Love For Me ~ Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley
Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson ~ Teaneck ~ Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley
Jeremy Pelt ~ The Haunting ~ #JiveCulture


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The trumpets stand out in this podcast with Joe "Mags", Terell Stafford, Sean Jones and Nat Adderley (with brother Cannonball). Lots of others as well, like some new grooves from Manuel Valera, Ed Fast's Conga Bop and a classic from McCoy Tyner.

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Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson on iTunes

Track ~ Artist ~ Album
Joe Magnarelli ~ Outlet Pass ~ three on two
Manuel Valera & Groove Square ~ Coming Down ~ Urban Landscape
Manuel Valera & Groove Square ~ Never Absent ~ Urban Landscape
Terell Stafford ~ Speedball ~ Brotherlee Love
Ed Fast & Conga Bop ~ Do Nothing Till You Hear From Me ~ Do or Die
Sean Jones ~ Transitions ~ The Search Within
McCoy Tyner ~ Fly With The Wind ~ Fly With The Wind
Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson ~ Never Will I Marry ~ Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley
Cannonball Adderley & Nancy Wilson ~ Never Say Yes ~ Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley

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