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This show features a wide variety of saxophonists, both as soloists and bandleaders. It includes iconic players like Stan Getz and Roscoe Mitchell as well as today's stars with Melissa Aldana and Miguel Zenon.

Playlist

  • Henry Threadgill Sextett "I Can't Wait Till I Get Home" from The Complete Novus & Columbia Recordings of Henry Threadgill & Air (Mosaic) 00:00
  • Art Pepper "Blues In" from Modern Art (Blue Note) 1:00
  • Lee Konitz "I'll Remember April" from Seven Classic Albums (Real Gone Jazz) 7:01
  • Host Speaks 12:33
  • Roscoe Mitchell with Yuganaut "Double Helix" from Four Ways (Nessa) 13:54
  • Position Alpha "Riveria II" from The Great Sound of Sound (Dragon) 18:45
  • Kahil El'Zabar with David Murray "Junction Function" from One World Family (CIMP) 21:29
  • Host Speaks 28:29
  • Melissa Aldana "The Bluest Eye" from 12 Stars (Blue Note) 30:45
  • Stan Getz "Sweet Rain" from Sweet Rain (Verve) 38:02
  • Host Speaks 45:11
  • Luke Stewart's Silt Trio "The Bottom" from The Bottom (Cuneiform) 46:19
  • Archie Shepp "Mik" from The New York Contemporary Five (Delmark) 51:44
  • Host Speaks 59:10
  • Coleman Hawkins "I'll Get By" from The Best of Coleman Hawkins (Prestige) 1:00:51
  • Keith Oxman "Glimpses" from Glimpses (Capri) 1:07:29
  • Host Speaks 1:14:36
  • Andy Sheppard "All Becomes Again" from Romaria (ECM) 1:15:48
  • Webber/Morris Big Band "And It Rolled Right Down" from Both Are True (Greenleaf Music) 1:22:50
  • Host Speaks 1:29:24
  • Miguel Zenon "Milagrosa" from Yo Soy La Tradicion (Miel Music) 1:31:56
  • Ernie Krivda "I Remember When" from Focus on Stan Getz—Live at Severance Hall (Cadence Jazz) 1:38:51
  • Host Speaks 1:42:55
  • Vinny Golia "A Visit To The 440 Club" from Music for Like Instruments: The Bb Saxophones (Nine Winds) 1:44:37
  • Gerry Mulligan "Big City Blues" from Verve Jazz Masters 36 (Verve) 1:49:40
  • Art Ensemble Of Chicago "Odwalla / The Theme" from Selected Recordings (ECM) 1:55:21

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