Big Long Silidin' Thing - Celebrating Melba Liston
January 27, 2020
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in honor of her birthday, and take a look at some recent trombone players making noise in the jazz world. We sample some new releases by vocalists Josephine Beavers,
, with birthday shout outs to vocalists
, among others, plus a preview of who's playing around town.
Playlist Ingrid Jensen, "Blue Yonder" from Christine Jensen Infinitude (Whirlwind Recordings) 00:00 , Alexis Cole "On the Sunny Side of the Street" from Bucky Pizzarelli A Beautiful Friendship (Venus Records) 07:04 Josephine Beavers "Haven't We Met?" from Prime Time (Grand Song Media) 10:19 Host speaks 12:48 Melba Liston "Blues Melba" from Melba Liston & Her 'Bones (MetroJazz) 16:16 "We Never Kissed" from MJ Territo Ladies Day (Jollie Mollie Music) 22:43 "Insomnia" from T.K. Blue The Rhythms Continue (JaJa Records) 27:02 "Make It Last" from Betty Carter The Music Never Stops (Blue Engine Records) 29:51 Host speaks 35:34 Audrey Ochoa "Ant and the Grasshopper" from Afterthought (Chronograph Records/Fontana North) 38:52 "Big Long Slidin' Thing" from Jennifer Wharton Bonegasm (Sunnyside) 43:44 Svetlana & the Delancey Five "You Won't Be Satisfied" from Night at the Speakeasy (OA2) 47:10 (feat. Aubrey Logan ) "Laundry" from Dave Koz Where the Sunshine Is Expensive (Resonance Records) 51:17 Host speaks 55:18 "The Stars Fell on Seoul" from Hyuna Park Her Morning Waltz (Internova) 56:35 The Count Basie Orchestra "Hello" from All About That Basie (Concord) 1:01:10 Ruth Brown "You Don't Know Me" from You Don't Know Me (Dobre/Essential Media) 1:05:42 "Shake It Down" from Cathy Segal-Garcia Straight Ahead to the UK (Dash Hoffman Records) 1:09:43 Host speaks 1:14:20 's Boom Tic Boom "White Wolf" from Allison Miller Glitter Wolf (Royal Potato Family) 1:16:07 (feat. Geoffrey Keezer ) "You Stay With Me" from Gillian Margot On My Way to You (MarKeez Records) 1:23:07 "Life's Mosaic" from Mark Murphy Some Time Ago (HighNote) 1:28:24 Host speaks 1:34:45 "He Said She Said" from Andrea Petrity What If I... (Self released) 1:37:25 "Water Song" from Sivan Arbel Change of Light (Self released) 1:42:23 & Sara Serpa "Lisboa" from Andre Matos All the Dreams (Sunnyside) 1:49:25 Host speaks 1:52:50 Works for Me "Salt and Vinegar" from Reach Within (Posi-Tone) 1:54:04 Andrea Brachfeld "Trise E Solitaria" from Brazilian Whispers (Origin) 2:00:07 Lila Ammons "Nica's Dream" from Geneaology (Self released) 2:05:39 "Silver Blues" from Carmen Souza The Silver Messengers (Galileo Music) 2:10:05 Host speaks 2:13:56 Kris Davis "Stone's Throw" from Diatom Ribbons (Pyroclastic Records) 2:17:24 Virginia Schenck "Hear My Battle Cry" from Battle Cry (Airborne Ecstacy) 2:21:39 +Social Science "Waiting Game (feat. Debo Ray)" from Terri Lyne Carrington The Waiting Game (Motema) 2:28:04 Host speaks 2:32:03 "Suffragette City" from Lea Delaria House of David (Ghostlight Records) 2:34:25 "This Is Not America" from Camila Meza Ambar (Sony Masterworks) 2:40:24 (with the David Bowie ) "Sue (Or in a Season of Crime)" from Maria Schneider Nothing Has Changed (Parlophone) 2:45:43 Host speaks 2:53:05 , Rez Abbasi "Road Movie" from Isabelle Olivier Oasis (Enja/Yellowbird) 2:54:39 "Lucky to Be Me" from Bill Cunliffe Sunrise Over Molokai (Metre Records) 2:59:52 "Begin Again" from Norah Jones Begin Again (Blue Note) 3:06:43 Jennifer Gammill "Ran In the Rain" from Heart Soul & Fire (Self released) 3:10:27 Host speaks 3:15:34 "Git Up From There" from Hazel Scott Relaxed Piano Moods (Original Jazz Classics) 3:18:17 "Living Room" from Abbey Lincoln Love Having You Around (HighNote) 3:22:44 "Shooting Star" from Aimée Allen Wings Uncaged (Azuline) 3:27:45 Host speaks 3:33:10 Tina Raymond "Saigon Bride" from Left Right Left (Orenda) 3:36:53 Jessica Molaskey "All I Want/Blue" from Portraits of Joni (Ghostlight Records) 3:43:20 "For What It's Worth/Mercy Mercy Mercy" from Elizabeth Tomboulian Love's In Need Of Love Today (Quantum Starsong) 3:49:29 Host speaks 3:54:11 Roberta Piket "Beautiful You" from Domestic Harmony-Piket Plays Mintz (13th Note Records) 3:55:44
In the first hour, we celebrate trombonist, composer and arranger