Yonder Come the Blues - Happy Birthday to Dorothy Donegan, Ma Rainey and Ella Fitzgerald
May 4, 2020
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JC Hopkins Biggish Band
, with birthday shout-outs to pianist
(pictured), Mother of the Blues
and legendary vocalist
. Thanks for your continued support and please support these artists and their music.
Playlist Dorothy Donegan "I Just Want to Sing" from The Explosive Dorothy Donegan (Audiophile) 00:00 "Joseph, Joseph" from Duchess Live at Jazz Standard (Anzic) 03:53 Lauren Henderson "Besame Mucho" from The Songbook Sessions (Brontosaurus Records) 06:46 Host speaks 14:28 "Rabbit" from Monika Herzig Eternal Dance (Savant) 16:20 and Jay Clayton "New Morning Blues" from Jerry Granelli Alone Together (Sunnyside) 21:18 JC Hopkins Biggish Band "One of Those Days" from New York Moment (Twee-Jazz Records) 25:30 Host speaks 29:46 Trio "Reunion" from Lynne Arriale Chimes of Freedom (Challenge) 31:03 "Better Git It In Your Soul" from Tiffany Austin Unbroken (Con Alma Music) 34:52 "The Dry Cleaner from Des Moines" from Joni Mitchell Mingus (Asylum) 39:25 Host speaks 42:46 Ma Rainey "Yonder Come the Blues" from Blues Masters, Vol. II, Classic Blues Women (Wea Corp) 44:12 "See See Rider" from Peggy Lee The Best of Peggy Lee: The Capitol Years (Capitol) 47:28 Carmen Twillie "Prove It on Me" from Bessie-Music from the HBO Film (Sony Legacy) 50:03 Host speaks 52:46 "CC Rider" from Randy Napoleon Soon (Detroit Music Factory) 53:56 "Walk with Me" from Lakecia Benjamin PursuanceThe Coltranes (Ropedope) 1:00:00 Ella Fitzgerald & "I Want a Little Girl" from Joe Pass Easy Living (Pablo Records) 1:07:03 Host speaks 1:09:50 "Life Goes On: And On" from Carla Bley Life Goes On (ECM) 1:11:21 "You Showed Me the Way" from Joe Williams Jazz Round Midnight: Joe Williams (Verve Records) 1:15:30 "Shiny Stockings" from Katie Thiroux Introducing Katie Thiroux (Basskat Records) 1:18:55 Host speaks 1:22:55 "The Forsaken" from Connie Han Iron Starlet (Mack Avenue) 1:24:16 "Joy Spring" from Danny Bacher Still Happy (Whaling City Sound) 1:32:13 Host speaks 1:36:13 "Lil' Poem" from Amina Figarova Persistance (AmFi Records) 1:37:32 "Spring Can Really Hang You Up the Most" from Mary Foster Conklin Photographs (MockTurtle Music) 1:44:00 Host speaks 1:50:04 , Kenny Barron "Secret Places" from Dave Holland Without Deception (Dare2) 1:52:18
The final broadcast of Jazz Appreciation Month includes new releases from vocalist