We get a jump on the Nat King Cole centennial [coming in March] with his classic trio, along with two piano players influenced by Mr. Cole. Our Sonny Rollins celebration continues with a Miles date with Bird on tenor too. Upfront, there's 21st century sounds, as well as jazzed-up Bill Withers tunes... just because, well, it's a lovely day. Make yours one and give a listen; you will enjoy the show.
Harold Mabern "A Few Miles From Memphis" from The Iron Man: Live at Smoke (Smoke Sessions) 00:00
Pat Bianchi "Don't You Worry 'Bout a Thing" from In the Moment (Savant) 07:33
Gary Meek "What Happened to My Good Shoes" from Originals (self-release) 14:57
Marquis Hill "Twin Flame" from Modern Flows, Vol 2 (Black Universal Music) 23:00
Bill Evans "A Time for Love" from Alone (Verve) 28:50
Nat 'King' Cole "Body and Soul" from The Best of the Nat King Cole Trio: Instrumental Classics (Blue Note) 33:55
Nat 'King' Cole "This Way Out" from The Best of the Nat King Cole Trio: Instrumental Classics (Blue Note) 37:59
Nat 'King' Cole "Sweet Georgia Brown" from The Best of the Nat King Cole Trio: Instrumental Classics (Blue Note) 41:02
Red Garland "Soft Winds" from High Pressure (Prestige) 43:27
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