Mothers Day with Birthday Celebrations for Mary Lou Williams and Carla Bley
May 18, 2020
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Anne Mette Iversen
Ensemble, with birthday shout-outs to
Mary Lou Williams
as well as a nod to a few Jazz Mothers and their children. Thanks for your continued support and please support these artists and their music.
Playlist Posi-Tone Swingtet "Dry Clean Only" from One For 25 (Posi-Tone) 00:00 and Rebecca Kilgore "In the Land of Oo-Bla-Dee" from Rebecca Kilgore Not a Care in the World (Arbors Records) 06:03 & Dizzy Gillespie "Pretty Eyed Baby" from Roy Eldridge Roy and Diz (Polygram) 08:39 Host speaks 14:10 Mary Lou Williams "Taurus" from Zodiac Suite (Smithsonian Folkways) 16:08 "What's Your Story Morning Glory?" from Ella Fitzgerald Ella Swings Lightly (Polygram) 18:41 Lynn Cardona "Mother Earth" from Ophelia (Self Released) 21:20 "My Baby Likes Bacon" from Rhiannon Giddens Hopes and DreamsThe Lullaby Project (UMC-Decca Gold) 25:43 Host speaks 28:24 Anne Mette Iversen "Dancing Butterflies" from Racing a Butterfly (Brooklyn Jazz Underground) 29:55 Joan Watson-Jones "Here's to Life" from Choices (Eye of Samantha Productions) 35:22 Host speaks 39:35 "Affinity" from Lakecia Benjamin Pursuance-The Coltranes (Ropedope) 40:51 "Same Ole Love" from Michelle Coltrane Awakenings (Blujazz) 47:54 Host speaks 51:32 "For the O.G" from Connie Han Iron Starlet (Mack Avenue) 52:50 "The Shining Sea" from Cory Weeds Day by Day (Cellar Music) 59:50 Rachelle Garniez "My Sister and I" from Gone to Glory (Storysound Records) 1:05:31 Host speaks 1:09:57 "Dear Geri" from Monika Herzig Eternal Dance (Savant) 1:11:30 "Big Yellow Taxi" from Jessica Molaskey Portraits of Joni (Ghostlight Records) 1:18:30 Diane Schuur "Way Over Yonder" from Running on Faith (Jazzheads) 1:21:20 Host speaks 1:25:35 Charles Pillow Ensemble "Don't Explain" from Chamber Jazz (Summit) 1:26:58 "Control Yourself" from Stephanie Nakasian Show Me the Way to Get Out of This World (Capri Records) 1:34:47 "I Hope She Makes You Happy" from Veronica Swift Confessions (Mack Avenue) 1:37:53 Host speaks 1:42:10 "Ida Lupino" from John Scofield East Meets West (3D) 1:44:03 Carla Bley "Dining Alone" from Dinner Music (Watt/ECM) 1:48:42 Host speaks 1:53:14 Carla Bley "Beautiful Telephones" from Life Goes On (ECM) 1:54:50
The Mothers Day broadcast included new releases from the Posi-Tone Swingtet, bassist