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Wynton Kelly, Jason Moran, Christian McBride, Geri Allen

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This week we will we celebrate some birthdays including the legendary pianist Wynton Kelly known for his lively, blues-based playing and as one of the finest accompanists in jazz. I'll spin some tunes I heard at Jason Moran's Village Vanguard Thanksgiving weekend run; we'll play some music to get ready for Christian McBride's New Jawn here in Philly; and finally, let's check in with some recordings made on this day in history from John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins and David S. Ware. Old, new, in, out... wherever the music takes us. Each week, we will explore the elements of jazz from a historical perspective.

Playlist

  • Thelonious Monk "Esistrophy (Theme)" from Live at the It Club-Complete (Columbia) 01:50
  • Earl Hines Quartet "Brussels' Hustle" from Earl Hines: Giants of Jazz (Time Life Records) 2:30
  • Jason Adasiewicz "River Blindness" from Roy's World (Corbertt vs. Dempsey) 10:30
  • Jason Moran "All of No Man's Land is Ours" from From the Dancehall to the Battlefield (Yes Records) 15:02
  • Jason Moran "Thelonious" from Thanksgiving at the Vanguard (Yes Records) 17:33
  • Jason Moran "Thelonious" from Thanksgiving at the Vanguard (Yes Records) 17:33
  • McCoy Tyner "Impressions" from Trident (Milestone) 23:05
  • Christian McBride New Jawn"Prime" from Prime (Mack Avenue Records) 29:06
  • Christian McBride New Jawn "The Source" from Christian McBride's New Jawn (Mack Avenue Records) 36:36
  • Dizzy Gillespie "Chega De Saudade" from New Wave! (Mercury) 50:39
  • Miles Davis "Freddie Freeloader" from Kind of Blue (Columbia) 58:05
  • Wynton Kelly "Sassy" from Wynton Kelly! (VeeJay) 1:07:51
  • Wynton Kelly Trio "My Ship" from Undiluted (Verve) 1:14:02
  • Hank Mobley "Dig Dis" from Soul Station (Blue Note) 1:17:51
  • John Coltrane "Naima" from Giant Steps (Atlantic) 1:25:00
  • Sonny Rollins "There's No Business Like Show Business" from Work TIme (Prestige) 1:29:25
  • David S. Ware Quartet "Sunbows Rainsets Blue" from Wisdom of Uncertainty (AUM Fidelity) 1:36:43
  • Geri Allen, Kurt Rosenwinkel "A Flower is A Lovesome Thing" from A Lovesome Thing (Motéma Music) 1:45:24

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