Born on the Cusp of Drama - Celebrating Esperanza Spalding, Bobby Troup and Laura Nyro
October 26, 2020
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and Laura Nyro share that birthday, which would certainly make for a dramatic dinner party. Besides shoutouts to this dynamic trio, vocalist
are celebrated as well. The broadcast features an Autumn bounty of new releases: from vocalist
, pianists Rina,
to singles from
The Royal Bopsters
. Thanks for listening and please support the artists you hear by purchasing their music during this time of lockdown.
Playlist Dave Koz "Side by Side" from Single (A New Day) (Just Koz Entertainment) 00:00 Jackie Myers "I Get High" from Clementine (Self released) 03:56 Esperanza Spalding "I Can't Help It" from Radio Music Society (Heads Up) 09:22 Host speaks 14:00 All Stars "Flee as a Bird/Dead Man Blues" from Jen Hodge Girl in the Groove (Self released) 15:24 Lee Wiley "Any Time, Any Day, Any Where" from Lee Wiley: Any Time, Any Day, Any Where (Retrospective) 20:41 Host speaks 23:06 Thelonious Monk "Ruby My Dear" from Palo Alto (Impulse! Records) 24:22 "Get It Straight" from Carmen McRae Carmen Sings Monk (RCA Records) 31:00 Ella Fitzgerald "Good Morning Heartache" from The Lost Berlin Tapes (Verve) 34:51 Host speaks 39:42 "Surrender" from Sharel Cassity Fearless (Relsha Works) 41:04 The Royal Bopsters "Cuando Te Vea (When I See You)" from Single (Party of Four) (Motema) 46:40 Host speaks 51:45 "Konomichi" from Tomoko Omura Branches Vol. 1 (Outside In) 53:12 Fred Hersch "All I Want" from Single (Songs From Home) (Palmetto) 1:00:00 "Number One" from Lili Añel Better Days (Winding Way Records) 1:07:11 Host speaks 1:11:35 Rina "J.J.'s Painting" from RINA (Yamaha Music Entertainment Holdings) 1:12:35 "Meaning of the Blues" from Nancy Marano You're Nearer (Munich Records) 1:16:17 "La Cumbia Me Esta Llmando" from Nubya Garcia Source (Concord) 1:21:34 Host speaks 1:25:47 's Garden Party "Iglisia" from Emily Asher If I Were a Window (Self released) 1:26:44 "Island Lullaby" from Carol Welsman Dance with Me (Self released) 1:30:27 "A Tinge of Yellow" from Simone Kopmajer My Wonderland (Lucky Mojo Records) 1:34:00 Host speaks 1:38:22 Angelica Sanchez & Marilyn Crispell "Windfall Light" from How to Turn the Moon (Pyroclastic Records) 1:39:10 Laura Nyro "Blackpatch" from Christmas and the Beads of Sweat (Sony Records International) 1:44:04 (feat. Shawn Colvin, Billy Childs ) "Save the Country" from Chris Botti Map to the Treasure-Reimagining Laura Nyro (Sony Masterworks) 1:47:33 Host speaks 1:55:01 Vivien Garry Quintet "A Woman's Place Is in the Groove" from A Woman's Place Is in the Groove (PNR) 1:57:09
In astrology, October 18 zodiac people are on the Libra-Scorpio cusp, referred to as the Cusp of Drama.