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Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Permalink

Excellence In Jazz Playlist, December 30, 2014


Tonight we salute some of the great artists who left us in 2014, including Joe Sample, Gerald Wilson, Horace Silver, Charlie Haden, and Kenny Wheeler. Also, a focus on some of the top releases of the year, including George Cables' Icons & Influences.


7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
Joe Sample: Invitation BUY from Invitation
7:04 p.m.
Paul Horn: Mirage For Miles BUY from The Jazz Years
7:18 p.m.
Gerald Wilson: Caprichos BUY from The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Gerald Wilson And His Orchestra
7:24 p.m.
Al Hibler: The Party's Over BUY from Al Hibbler Sings The Blues: Monday Every Day
7:27 p.m.
Gerald Wilson: Viva Tirado BUY from Moment Of Truth
7:34 p.m.
George Cables: Cedar Walton BUY from Icons & Influences
7:38 p.m.
Bobby Hutcherson: Montara BUY from Enjoy The View
7:45 p.m.
Dianne Reeves: Dreams (feat. Robert Glasper) BUY from Beautiful Life
7:50 p.m.
Monty Alexander: Trench Town BUY from Concrete Jungle: The Music Of Bob Marley
7:56 p.m.
Mongo Santamaria: Ole Ola BUY from Ole Ola
7:59 p.m.
Milt Jackson: Tour Angel BUY from Bags' Bag
8:00 p.m.
8:06 p.m.
Charlie Haden: American Dreams BUY from American Dreams
8:11 p.m.
Charlie Haden: Travels BUY from American Dreams
8:18 p.m.
Brian Charette: Aaight BUY from Square One
8:22 p.m.
Brian Charette: Ease Back BUY from Square One
8:26 p.m.
Theo Croker: Visions (feat. Stefon Harris) BUY from AfroPhysicist
8:33 p.m.
Art Pepper: Come Rain Or Come Shine BUY from The Art Of The Ballad
8:38 p.m.
Barbara Morrison: If It's The Last Thing I Do BUY from I Love You, Yes I Do
8:43 p.m.
Ann Reynolds: Working Through BUY from Para Cuba Con Amor
8:46 p.m.
Greg Reitan: I Loves You, Porgy BUY from Post No Bills
8:53 p.m.
Kenny Wheeler: 'Smatter BUY from Gnu High
8:59 p.m.
Ronnie Earl: Ice Cream Man BUY from Grateful Heart: Blues & Ballads
9:00 p.m.
9:08 p.m.
Louis Hayes: Soul-Leo BUY from Return Of The Jazz Communicators
9:16 p.m.
Joe Magnarelli: 44 BUY from Lookin' Up!
9:22 p.m.
Kenny Barron & Dave Holland: Segment BUY from The Art Of Conversation
9:28 p.m.
Buckshot LeFonque & Branford Marsalis: I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings BUY from Buckshot LeFonque
9:36 p.m.
Horace Silver: Senor Blues BUY from The Best Of Horace Silver, Vol. 1
9:43 p.m.
Horace Silver: All BUY from The United States Of Mind
9:49 p.m.
Miles Davis: Paraphernalia BUY from Miles In The Sky
10:00 p.m.
10:01 p.m.
Manu Katche: Walking By Your Side BUY from Manu Katche
10:07 p.m.
Manu Katche: Loose BUY from Manu Katche
10:12 p.m.
Misha Tsiganov: This Is For Albert BUY from The Artistry Of The Standard
10:18 p.m.
Miles Davis: Nefertiti BUY from Nefertiti
10:27 p.m.
Chick Corea: Alice In Wonderland BUY from Trilogy
10:37 p.m.
Marc Johnson: Sirens Of Titan BUY from Swept Away
10:43 p.m.
Kevin Eubanks: The Messenger BUY from The Messenger
10:48 p.m.
Mark Masters Ensemble: Show Biz Kids BUY from Everything You Did: The Music Of Walter Becker & Donald Fagen
10:56 p.m.
Brad Mehldau: Aquelas Coisas Todas BUY from Where Do You Start

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