You Can Never Be Too Magical - Celebrating Esperanza Spalding
February 10, 2020
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with birthday shout outs to pianists
Lil Hardin Armstrong
, and vocalist
, among others. In the first hour, a celebration of
's latest Grammy win for Jazz Vocal Recording with a look back over the past decade of her career.
Playlist "Struttin with Some Barbecue" from Five Play Live at the Deer Head Inn (Deer Head Records) 00:00 "I'm Not Rough" from Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis United We Swing: Best of the Jazz at Lincoln Center Galas (Blue Engine Records) 06:51 Host speaks 09:55 "Mr. Poo Poo" from Mimi Jones Feet in the Mud (Hot Tone Music) 13:56 Kat Edmonson "Someone's in the House" from Dreamers Do (Spinnerette) 19:05 Host speaks 21:10 "He Is Risen" from Fostina Dixon-Kilgoe Vertical Alignment (FossieBear Inc) 26:19 "Crayola" from Terri Lyne Carrington The Mosaic Project (Concord) 29:42 Esperanza Spalding "City of Roses" from Radio Music Society (Heads Up International) 34:09 Host speaks 38:43 "The Very Thing" from Kris Davis Diatom Ribbons (Pyroclastic Records) 43:16 Esperanza Spalding "You Have to Dance (feet)" from 12 Little Spells (Concord) 48:04 Host speaks 51:24 "Hayde Santamaria" from Rachel Therrien Why Don't You Try (WDYT) (Free Run Artists) 54:03 "Unexpected You" from Marina Albero A Life Soundtrack-Volume 3: Music Is Love (Self released) 59:53 Tamuz Nissim "Rhapsody for Trane (I Hear a Rhapsody)" from Capturing Clouds (Self released) 1:03:51 Host speaks 1:08:32 Jutta Hipp "Horacio" from Live at the Hickory House Vol. 2 (Blue Note) 1:14:12 "Blue Canvas" from Brandi Disterheft Blue Canvas (Justin Time) 1:17:31 Host speaks 1:21:58 Works for Me "Le'Var" from Reach Within (Posi-Tone) 1:27:48 (featuring Ed Reed) "Just as It Is" from Jessica Jones Continuum (Reva Records) 1:32:48 Host speaks 1:37:29 Marc Cary "Throw it Away" from For the Love of Abbey (Motema) 1:42:32 "Poor Bird" from Michelle Lordi Break Up with the Sound (Cabinet of Wonder) 1:48:19 Host speaks 1:55:22 "Room of One's Own" from Rachel Z Room of One's Own (NYC Records) 1:56:11 "Groundhog Day" from Audrey Ochoa Frankenhorn (Chronograph Records/Fontana North) 2:01:48 "I Can't Stand the Rain" from Dee Dee Bridgewater Memphis...Yes I'm Ready (Okeh Records) 2:06:48 Host speaks 2:09:51 Katie Thiroux "Slow Dance with Me" from Off Beat (Capri Records) 2:12:06 "Balm/Burn" from Kristen Lee Sergeant Smolder (Plastic Sax Records) 2:17:53 Host speaks 2:23:08 Jeannie Tanner (feat. ) "You'll Always Have My Heart" from Abigail Riccards Words & Music by Jeannie Tanner (Self released) 2:27:15 Maria Schafer "Love Is You" from No Broken Hearts (Self released) 2:31:20 Host speaks 2:36:15 "Fox" from Yelena Eckemoff Nocturnal Animals (L&H Productions) 2:40:12 "Better Days" from Lili Añel Better Days (Winding Way Records) 2:44:56 Host speaks 2:50:17 "Birdsongs For Eric" from Diane Moser Birdsongs (Planet Arts Records) 2:51:19 Lioness "Ida Lupino" from Pride & Joy (Posi-Tone) 3:00:50 "How Little We Know" from Barbara Fasano Busy Being Free (Harbinger) 3:04:52 Host speaks 3:09:49 "Wide Open Window" from Deanna Witkowski Wide Open Window (Khaeon) 3:13:42 "Scorpio" from Mary Lou Williams Zodiac Suite (Smithsonian Folkways) 3:22:35 Host speaks 3:25:37 JD Walter "All Through the Night" from Dressed In a Song (JWAL Records) 3:28:06 "Espaco Aberto" from Andrea Brachfeld Brazilian Whispers (Origin) 3:32:44 "Like a Lover (O Cantador)" from Andy Bey Shades of Bey (Evidence Music) 3:35:20 Host speaks 3:40:02 Kaisa's Machine "Turn & Return" from In the Key of K (Eclipse Music) 3:42:45 "Don't Look Back" from Deanna Kirk Lost In Languid Love Songs (Self released) 3:49:10 Host speaks 3:51:34 (feat. Brandee Younger ) "Love's Prayer" from Ravi Coltrane Soul Awakening (Self released) 3:54:27
This week we feature new releases from vocalists