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A Wish For the New Year With New Releases by Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding, Remembering Artists Who Passed and More


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This first broadcast of the new year celebrates 2023 with new releases from Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding and a single from Carla Muller, plus Part I of some favorite recordings of 2022 and a nod to some of the artists that left the planet last year. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music during this time of pandemic so they can continue to distract, comfort, provoke and inspire.


  • Pete Malinverni "Lucky To Be Me" from On the Town-Pete Malinverni Plays Leonard Bernstein (Planet Arts) 00:00
  • Caity Gyorgy "A Moment" from Featuring (La Reserve) 05:34
  • Host speaks 11:06
  • Monnette Sudler "Time For A Change" from Time For A Change (Steeplechase) 12:18
  • Terri Lyne Carrington (Feat. Somi and Melanie Charles) "Throw It Away" from New Standards Vol. 1 (Candid) 17:56
  • Host speaks 23:34
  • Ben Sidran "Lullaby of the Leaves" from Swing State (Nardis/Bonsai) 24:38
  • Paul Marinaro "Make Me Rainbows" from Not Quite Yet (Myrtle Records) 29:54
  • Margaret Whiting "Lies of Handsome Men" from Then and Now (Cabaret DRG) 36:27
  • Host speaks 40:39
  • Jessica Williams "The Child Within" from "And Then, There's This!" (Timeless Records) 41:58
  • Giacomo Gates "Exactly Like You" from You (Savant) 46:33
  • Fred Hersch & Esperanza Spalding "A Wish" from Alive At the Village Vanguard (Palmetto) 49:02
  • Host speaks 53:23
  • Lynne Arielle "The Notorious RBG" from The Lights Are Always On (Challenge) 54:39
  • Joy Lapps "Lulu's Dream" from Girl In the Yard (Self Released) 1:00:00
  • ChimyTina (Martina DaSilva & Dan Chmielinski) "My Universe" from Constellations (La Reserve) 1:06:51
  • Carla Muller "Snow Came Falling" from Single (M.I.C. Productions) 1:11:20
  • Host speaks 1:15:15
  • Jaimie Branch "Simple Silver" from Fly or Die II: Bird Dogs of Paradise (International Anthem) 1:16:31
  • Lainie Cooke "Blame It On My Youth_Don't Blame Me" from Happy Madness (Truth Revolution Recording Collective) 1:22:08
  • Host speaks 1:26:08
  • Deanna Witkowski "Lonely Moments" from Force of Nature (MCG Jazz) 1:27:11
  • Jo Harrop "The Heart Wants What the Heart Wants" from The Heart Wants (Lateralize) 1:33:05
  • Mark Winkler "In Another Way" from Late Bloomin' Jazzman (Café Pacific) 1:37:44
  • Host speaks 1:41:24
  • Roxy Coss "Sunburn" from Disparate Parts (Outside In) 1:42:31
  • Jazzmeia Horn and her Noble Force "Nia" from Dear Love (Empress Legacy) 1:48:14
  • Cecile McLorin Salvant "Moon Song" from Ghost Song (Nonesuch) 1:53:09
  • Host speaks 1:56:03
  • Vivien Garry Quintet "A Woman's Place Is In the Groove" from A Woman's Place Is In the Groove (PNR) 1:56:48



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