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Black, White, and Blue (Music)

Modern Jazz: Challenging Improvisational Music for Adventurous Ears... every 2nd, 4th, and 5th Saturday

With Leo Murphy

Sat Feb 24th 2018 9.00pm–12.00am

R=listener request. N=music new at the station. L=local music. Your purchases using the Buy it! links help support the station.

Time zone: pacific


Dave Burrell “New Orleans Blues”
from The Jelly Roll Joys (Gazelle 1991)


Abbey Lincoln “Crazy He Calls Me”
from Abbey Sings Billie (enja 2001)


Giorgio Gaslini “Truth Is Marching In”
from Ayler's Wings (Soul Note 1991) —Transcriptions for solo piano of Albert Ayler compositions.


Don Ayler Septet “The African Song”
from Don Ayler in Florence, 1981, vol.1 (Frame 1981) —Donald Ayler, trumpet; Abdul Rahim Mustafa, reeds; Anthony 'Tony' Smith, piano; Richard 'Radu' Williams, bass; Frank Dobleker, tenor saxophone; John Davis, guitar; Jerry Griffin, percussion.


Frank Gratkowski & Misha Mengelberg “Mix Fractal”
from Vis-a-vis (Leo Records 2006) —Frank Gratkowski, reeds; Misha Mengelberg, piano


Allen Lowe with The Jack Purvis Memorial Orchestra, featuring David Murray, Doc Cheatham, and Loren Schoenberg “Black and Blue”
composed by Thomas Waller and Andy Razaf
from Mental Strain at Dawn (Random Chance 2006) —Jack Purvis was a fascinating character and worthy of a few moments of investigation.


Fred Anderson & Hamid Drake “From the River to the Ocean” (Thrill Jockey Records 2007)


Cecil Taylor and Tony Oxley “Stylobate 1”
from Palm Leaf Hand (Jazzwerkstatt 2008) —stylobate (noun): a continuous base supporting a row of columns in classical Greek architecture.


Lisa Sokolov “And When I Die”
composed by Laura Nyro
from Presence (Laughing Horse 2003)


Schlippenbach Trio “The Forge: Rebellowed”
from Elf Bagatellen (FMP 1990) —Evan Parker, soprano and tenor saxophone; Alexander von Schlippenbach, piano; Paul Lovens, drums.


Ran Blake & Jaki Byard “Tea for Two”
from Improvisations (Soul Note 1981)


Jay Clayton and Jerry Granelli “Goodbye Pork Pie Hat”
composed by Charles Mingus w/lyrics by Roland Kirk
from Sound Songs (Winter and Winter 2001) —Jay Clayton, vocal; Jerry Granelli, drums.


David S. Ware Quartet “Fire Within”
from Oblations and Blessings (Silkheart 1996) —David S. Ware, tenor saxophone; Matthew Shipp, piano; William Parker, bass; Whit Dickey, drums.


Band of Fire “Song For Henry and Margaret”
from Band of Fire (New Artists 2011) —Connie Crothers, piano; Richard Tabnik, alto saxophone; Roy Campbell Jr., trumpet; Roger Mancuso, drums; Ken Filiano, bass. (Recorded at The Stone (original Ave. C address), November 2010.) Month's music curated by Henry and Margaret Grimes.


Eric Dolphy Quintet “245”
from Outward Bound (Prestige 1960)

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