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Monday, August 20, 2018 Permalink

Excellence In Jazz Playlist, August 20, 2018

Italian trumpeter Enrico Rava was born on this day in 1943. Inspired by Miles Davis, Rava first came to NYC in the late sixties, working with Steve Lacy. His most recent albums have emphasized lyrical melodies. We'll feature him in the 7 pm hour! 


7:00 p.m.
7:00 p.m.
Black Art Jazz Collective: And There She Was, Lovely As Ever BUY from Armor Of Pride
7:03 p.m.
The Verve Jazz Ensemble: Lil' Darlin' BUY from Connect The Dots
7:09 p.m.
Enrico Rava: Surrey With The Fringe On Top BUY from Full Of Life
7:14 p.m.
Dee Bell: Evolution BUY from Lins, Lennox, & Life
7:18 p.m.
Enrico Rava: Thank You, Come Again BUY from New York Days
7:26 p.m.
Beth Duncan: How High The Moon BUY from Comes The Fall
7:29 p.m.
Giacomo Gates: Everything Is Cool BUY from Everything Is Cool
7:32 p.m.
Bill Charlap: There's A Small Hotel BUY from Uptown, Downtown
7:39 p.m.
Miles Davis: Stella By Starlight BUY from '58 Miles
7:44 p.m.
Steve Turre: September In The Rain BUY from The Very Thought Of You
7:50 p.m.
Mark Winkler & Cheryl Bentyne: Devil May Care BUY from Eastern Standard Time
7:55 p.m.
The Verve Jazz Ensemble: Bistro BUY from Connect The Dots
8:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m.
Vivian Lee: Out Of Nowhere BUY from Let's Talk About Love
8:03 p.m.
Michika Fukumori: Into the New World BUY from Piano Images
8:07 p.m.
Hendrik Meurkens: Miyako BUY from Cabin in the Sky
8:12 p.m.
JD Allen: Gone with the Wind BUY from Love Stone
8:18 p.m.
Van Morrison: Evening Shadows BUY from You're Driving Me Crazy
8:21 p.m.
Roberta Piket: Yemenja BUY from West Coast Trio
8:27 p.m.
The Brubeck Brothers: North Coast BUY from TimeLine
8:32 p.m.
Ellis Marsalis: The Garden BUY from The Ellis Marsalis Quintet Plays The Music Of Ellis Marsalis
8:39 p.m.
Allan Harris: Dexter Digs In BUY from The Genius Of Eddie Jefferson
8:42 p.m.
Shamie Royston: Lovely Day BUY from Beautiful Liar
8:48 p.m.
Greg Burrows: Waltzing Westward BUY from Tell Your Story
8:53 p.m.
Bill O'Connell: Zingaro BUY from Jazz Latin
9:00 p.m.
9:01 p.m.
Steve Hobbs: Millie BUY from Tribute To Bobby
9:08 p.m.
Akira Tana: Jangada (feat. Claudia Villela) BUY from JAZZaNOVA
9:14 p.m.
Steven Kroon: The Gift BUY from In Your Dreams
9:19 p.m.
Ken Fowser: Divided State BUY from Don't Look Down
9:26 p.m.
Eddie Palmieri: In Walked Bud BUY from Listen Here!
9:32 p.m.
Rebeca Mauleon: 'Round Midnight BUY from Round Trip
9:39 p.m.
Adam Rogers: Let's Cool One BUY from Sight
9:48 p.m.
Miki Yamanaka: Monk's Dream BUY from Miki
9:54 p.m.
Miki Yamanaka: Mr. Pancake BUY from Miki
10:00 p.m.
10:01 p.m.
Gregory Porter: When You Wish Upon A Star From "Pinocchio" BUY from Jazz Loves Disney
10:05 p.m.
Richie Cole: Sarah BUY from Richie Cole Plays Ballads & Love Songs
10:11 p.m.
Joyce Moreno: The Shadow Of Your Smile BUY from Cool
10:16 p.m.
Tom Harrell: The Vehicle BUY from Something Gold, Something Blue
10:21 p.m.
Hank Mobley: No Room For Squares BUY from No Room For Squares
10:28 p.m.
Joe Pass: But Beautiful BUY from The Best Of Joe Pass: Pacific Jazz Years
10:31 p.m.
Charles Mingus: Portrait (feat. Jackie Paris) (Take 2) BUY from Debut Rarities, Vol. 4
10:34 p.m.
Peter Bernstein: Lullaby For B BUY from Let Loose
10:40 p.m.
The Power Quintet: Heard's Word BUY from High Art
10:46 p.m.
Freddie Hubbard: Without A Song BUY from Without A Song: Live In Europe 1969
10:57 p.m.
Duke Pearson: The Phantom BUY from The Phantom

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