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We set a peaceful tone with the first track on the first episode of 2021 with Bill Evans and the iconic tune "Peace Piece." The 682nd Episode continues to profile the voices and new music that has been released during the 2020 pandemic. The music includes Marcus Printup, Monika Hoffman, Seth Trachy and Trish Clowes. We say good-bye to the great pianist Frank Kimbrough. Finally we play music off the new Disney movie Soul featuring Jon Batiste. Cheers to 2021!
Bill Evans "Peace Piece" Everyone Digs Bill Evans (Riverside) 00:00
Host talks 6:55
Horace Silver "Peace" Blowin' the Blues Away (Blue Note Records) 8:13
Marcus Printup "Black Bossa" Lost (SteepleChase) 14:13
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