[JPL] SICK OF MARSALIS!

Manuel Jorge Veloso mjveloso at netcabo.pt
Tue Mar 6 05:44:47 EST 2007


People, what is this? Is not there a mutch more interesting subject on jazz 
than Wynton? Give me a break!!!

Manuel Jorge Veloso
(Portuguese Public Radio Jazz Programmer)

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Tom Mallison" <tomthejazzman at earthlink.net>
To: "Jazz Programmers Mailing List" <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
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Subject: RE: [JPL] SICK OF MARSALIS!


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> I did listen and enjoyed Wynton is the SWING SEAT.  He talked about the
> difference in Art Blakey and Max Roach.  Max using the high hat cymbal and
> Art using the heavy bass...thunder from down under.  I found it 
> educational.
>
>
>> [Original Message]
>> From: <eflash17 at comcast.net>
>> To: Jazz Programmers Mailing List <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
>> Date: 3/5/2007 8:15:05 PM
>> Subject: RE: [JPL] SICK OF MARSALIS!
>>
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>> Have any of you heard Wynton's jazz show on XM ??
>>
>> I heard it once and it was like a 4th year jazz theory class.  He didn't
> even play songs all the way through.  Great that he featured classic
> artists that don't get much exposure nationally, but I think that the
> casual jazz fan, the type that would tune into the shows who post their
> playlists here, would rather listen to the music than be EDUCATED by Mr.
> Marsalis "America's Ambassador of Jazz".
>>
>> If you make things complicated people tend to TUNE OUT.
>>
>>
>>
>>
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>> From: "Blaise Lantana" <blaise.lantana at riomail.maricopa.edu>
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>> > Whether you like him or not one thing that Wynton offers is name
>> > recognition.  Jazz has VERY few stars and even fewer if you count only
> the
>> > living.  Those of us already listening don't need a star to interest
> US, but
>> > if we want to draw new audience or fringe listeners to jazz Wynton's
> name
>> > has pull.  The larger world knows Wynton's name, and not so well that
> they
>> > are sick of him.  I for one am glad to use it to expand audience.  It's
> not
>> > about who is the best player, PR is a part of the equation.
>> > When I ask listeners who tell me they listen all the time what artist
> they
>> > like, they rarely have an answer, "Oh, I don't know it very well, I'm
> not an
>> > expert I just like the music."
>> > Then I'll say well how about McCoy Tyner (no) Wynton Marsalis (oh Yeah)
>> > Dianne Reeves (no) Diana Krall (oh Yeah).
>> > I know this is different in different markets, BH or Jae in that
> Carolina
>> > pocket would get a completely different response, but out here on the
> front
>> > lines I'm growing jazz fans and Wynton's name and face helps.
>> >
>> > Blaise Lantana
>> > Music Director
>> > KJZZ Phoenix
>> > Streaming @ kjzz.org
>> >
>> >
>> >
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>> TED HOWE ''Love Song'':  The third release from Ted invites the listener
> into a jazz time capsule of love songs.  And as fans and critics alike
> found with ''Ellington'' and ''Elton Exposed'', Howe's virtuosic piano
> style and arrangements lead straight to surprise.
>>
>> Featuring the great jazz baritone Giacomo Gates and star of stage, screen
> and television, Lainie Kazan on a couple of tunes, Ted Howe delivers a
> beautiful recording of masterfully arranged standards (Arlen, Van Heusen,
> Porter) and originals; a perfect mix of instrumentals and vocals.
> http://www.summitrecords.com/product.tmpl?SKU=477
>>
>> BOB FLORENCE LIMITED EDITION ''Eternal Licks and Grooves'':  Featuring
> Peter Erskine, Carl Saunders and Scott Whitfield, this all-star big band
> offers the listener what they have come to expect from the award-winning,
> legendary bandleader Bob Florence - Sensitive yet powerful arrangements
> with a HUGE sound that will put you on the edge of your seat.  Spectacular
> outing!
>>
>> Includes ''Eternal Licks and Grooves'' commissioned by ASCAP and IAJE
> honoring Count Basie and ''Appearing In Cleveland'' commissioned by the LA
> Jazz Institute honoring Stan Kenton.
> http://www.summitrecords.com/product.tmpl?SKU=478
>>
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> ON YOUR DESK THIS WEEK FROM SUMMIT RECORDS:
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> TED HOWE ''Love Song'':  The third release from Ted invites the listener 
> into a jazz time capsule of love songs.  And as fans and critics alike 
> found with ''Ellington'' and ''Elton Exposed'', Howe's virtuosic piano 
> style and arrangements lead straight to surprise.
>
> Featuring the great jazz baritone Giacomo Gates and star of stage, screen 
> and television, Lainie Kazan on a couple of tunes, Ted Howe delivers a 
> beautiful recording of masterfully arranged standards (Arlen, Van Heusen, 
> Porter) and originals; a perfect mix of instrumentals and vocals. 
> http://www.summitrecords.com/product.tmpl?SKU=477
>
> BOB FLORENCE LIMITED EDITION ''Eternal Licks and Grooves'':  Featuring 
> Peter Erskine, Carl Saunders and Scott Whitfield, this all-star big band 
> offers the listener what they have come to expect from the award-winning, 
> legendary bandleader Bob Florence - Sensitive yet powerful arrangements 
> with a HUGE sound that will put you on the edge of your seat.  Spectacular 
> outing!
>
> Includes ''Eternal Licks and Grooves'' commissioned by ASCAP and IAJE 
> honoring Count Basie and ''Appearing In Cleveland'' commissioned by the LA 
> Jazz Institute honoring Stan Kenton. 
> http://www.summitrecords.com/product.tmpl?SKU=478
>
> Radio and print media promotion by Dr. Jazz, 800-955-4375, 
> drjazz at drjazz.com
>
>
>
> To become a sponsor contact Devon Murphy
> at devon at jazzweek.com / 866-453-6401 x3 or Ed Trefzger at ed at jazzweek.com 
> / 866-453-6401 x1.
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