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The Pat Metheny Songbook - A New Jazz Canon, Part 1
August 25, 2020
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This week we launch a series of episodes that, from time to time, we'll look at the work of contemporary jazz players as composers, rather than performers, from
and many more.
We are starting this series with
, the author of countless unforgettable compositions.
Playlist "Mondo Jazz Theme (feat. Ted Nash & Pyeng Threadgill)" 0:00 Ben Allison 's L.A. Big Band "Every Summer Night" Bob Curnow Music of Pat Metheny & Lyle Mays (MAMA) 0:16 Host talks 7:17 "Minuano" Kurt Elling Man In the Air (feat. Laurence Hobgood & Stefon Harris) (Blue Note) 9:59 Cristiano Stocchetti Quartet "Travels" Travels (Robin Hood) 17:47 Host talks 22:59 "Free" Kevin Mahogany Another Time Another Place (Warner) 24:35 "The Bat" Billy Drummond Dubai (Criss Cross) 29:34 "Better Days Ahead" George Colligan Return to Copenhagen (SteepleChase) 34:16 Host talks 38:38 Orion Saxophone Quartet "Jaco (feat. Gary Foster)" Among Friends (feat. Gary Foster) (Tapestry) 41:21 Jason Vieaux "In Her Family" Images of Metheny (Azica) 47:10 Trio "Kathelin Gray" Paul Motian Motian in Tokyo (JMT) 50:29 Host talks 57:21 "James" Mario Stantchev Autumn Leaves in Sofia (Gega) 58:56 "Unquity Road" John Law Re-Creations, Vol. 2 (33 Jazz) 1:04:30 Trio "John McKee (Pat Metheny)" Moncef Genoud It's You (Dinemic Jazz) 1:08:34 Host talks 1:13:52 "Yuryung" Ahn Trio Blue (Self-released) 1:15:55
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