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A Wayne Shorter Tribute


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This show is a tribute to Wayne Shorter and touches on his work with Art Blakey, Miles Davis, and Weather Report as well as his recordings as a leader. It also includes interpretations of Shorter compositions by other musicians, including Fred Hersch and Terence Blanchard.


  • The Henry Threadgill Sextett "I Can't Wait Till I Get Home" from The Complete Novus & Columbia Recordings of Henry Threadgill & Air (Mosaic) 00:00
  • Gil Evans "Time of the Barracudas" from The Individualism of Gil Evans (Verve) 1:27
  • Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers "Hammer Head" from Free For All (Blue Note) 8:52
  • Host Speaks 16:41
  • John Stowell and Dave Liebman "Fe Fi Fo Fum" from Blue Rose (Origin) 18:20
  • Wayne Shorter "Dance Cadaverous" from Speak No Evil (Blue Note) 24:24
  • Host Speaks 31:07
  • Weather Report "The Moors" from I Sing The Body Electric (Columbia) 33:04
  • Wayne Shorter "More Than Human" from Super Nova (Blue Note) 37:44
  • Host Speaks 43:54
  • Miles Davis Quintet "Milestones" from LIve in Europe 1969 (Columbia) 45:33
  • Host Speaks 59:20
  • Fred Hersch Trio "Iris" from The Fred Hersch Trio Plays... (Chesky) 1:00:50
  • Dave Askren/Jeff Benedict "Mahjong" from Paraphernalia—Music of Wayne Shorter (Tapestry) 1:06:58
  • Host Speaks 1:14:03
  • Herbie Hancock/Wayne Shorter "Memory of Enchantment" from 1+1 (Verve) 1:15:07
  • Wayne Shorter "Beyond The Sound Barrier" from Beyond The Sound Barrier (Verve) 1:21:22
  • Host Speaks 1:27:47
  • Madeline Eastman "Nefertiti" from Art Attack (Mad-Kat) 1:29:53
  • Terence Blanchard "When It Was Now" from Absence (Blue Note) 1:35:17
  • Host Speaks 1:40:38
  • Wayne Shorter "Prometheus Unbound" from Emanon (Blue Note) 1:41:40
  • Rune Carlsson "Footprints" from Seven Footprints to Heaven (Arietta) 1:49:52
  • Art Ensemble Of Chicago "Odwalla / The Theme" from Selected Recordings (ECM) 1:54:40

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