[JPL] Playlist-Bessie Smith & Taxes for Thursday, 04/15/10 By George Thomas

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Thu Apr 15 23:11:54 EDT 2010

Bessie Smith & Taxes for Thursday, 04/15/10 By George Thomas

We celebrate the birthdays of Bessie Smith, Emperess Of The Blues and
Boston trumpeter Herb Pomeroy. We also acknowledge, rather than celebrate,
April 15th as Tax Day with a few musical money songs.


Pennies From Heaven
Artist Name 	Susie Arioli Band featuring Jordan Officer
Composer 	Johnny Burke/Arthur Johnston
Soloists 	Susie Arioli-Vocals & Snare ; Jordan Officer-Guitar
CD/Album 	Live At Le Festival International De Jazz De Montreal
Record co./Cat # 	Justin Time 227-2
Release Year 	2007
Note 	Tax Time

Brother, Can You Spare A Dime?
Artist Name 	Andy Bey
Composer 	Yip Harburg, Jay Gorney
Soloists 	Andy Bey-Piano & Vocals ; Peter Washington-Bass ; Kenny
CD/Album 	Ain't Necessarily So
Record co./Cat # 	12th Street Records 9292982-2
Release Year 	2007
Note 	Tax Time

Artist Name 	Joel Harrison
Composer 	George Harrison
Soloists 	Joel Harrison-Guitar ; David Liebman-Soprano Sax ; David
Binney-Alto Sax ; Uri Caine-Piano
CD/Album 	Harrison On Harrison
Record co./Cat # 	HighNote 7147
Release Year 	2005
Note 	Tax Time

Artist Name 	Maceo Parker
Composer 	Howard Harlan
Soloists 	Maceo Parker-Alto Sax, Vocals
CD/Album 	Roots & Grooves
Record co./Cat # 	Heads Up 3134
Release Year 	2008
Note 	Tax Time

House Rent Blues
Artist Name 	Bessie Smith
Composer 	Wallace
Soloists 	Bessie Smith-Vocals ; Fletcher Henderson-Piano ; Charlie
CD/Album 	Chattanooga Gal
Record co./Cat # 	Proper Box 78
Release Year 	1924
Note 	Birthday: Bessie Smith 4.15.1894 / Tax Time

Easy Money
Artist Name 	Count Basie and His Orchestra
Composer 	Benny Carter
CD/Album 	The Complete Roulette Live Recordings Of
Record co./Cat # 	Mosaic 135
Release Year 	1962
Note 	Tax Time

All Of Me
Artist Name 	Sarah Vaughan
Composer 	Seymour Simons-Gerald Marks
Soloists 	Sarah Vaughan-Vocals
CD/Album 	Swingin' Easy
Record co./Cat # 	EmArcy 314 614 072-2
Release Year 	1957
Note 	Tax Time

Romance Without Finance
Artist Name 	Charlie Parker
Composer 	Lloyd Grimes
Soloists 	Charlie Parker-Alto Sax ; Tiny Grimes-Guitar & Vocal
CD/Album 	Bird-The Savoy Recordings, Vol. 1
Record co./Cat # 	Savoy Jazz 4402
Release Year 	1944
Note 	Tax Time

Blues Montage, Opening Blues, Blues Montage, Commercial Theater
Artist Name 	Langston Hughes, Henry "Red" Allen
Composer 	Langston Hughes
Soloists 	Langston Hughes-Spoken Words ; Henry "Red" Allen-Trumpet ; Sam
The Man Taylor-Tenor Sax
CD/Album 	Weary Blues
Record co./Cat # 	Verve 841 660-2
Release Year 	1958
Note 	April Is Poetry Month

Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)
Artist Name 	Roy Haynes Quartet
Composer 	Bart Howard
Soloists 	Roland Kirk-Tenor Sax, Manzello, Stritch, Flutes ; Tommy
Flanagan-Piano ; Henry Grimes-Bass ; Roy Haynes-Drums
CD/Album 	Out Of The Afternoon
Record co./Cat # 	Impulse! 180
Release Year 	1962

Need A Little Sugar In My Bowl
Artist Name 	Bessie Smith
Composer 	C. Williams-D. Small-T. Brymn
Soloists 	Bessie Smith-Vocals ; Clarence Williams-Piano
CD/Album 	Itinerary Of A Genius
Record co./Cat # 	Milan 36306
Release Year 	1931
Note 	Birthday: Bessie Smith 4.15.1894

Stormy Weather
Artist Name 	Red Garland Trio
Composer 	Arlen-Koehler
Soloists 	Red Garland-Piano ; Paul Chambers-Bass ; Arthur Taylor-Drums
CD/Album 	All Kinds Of Weather
Record co./Cat # 	Prestige/OJC 193-2
Release Year 	1958

Thursday Night Swing
Artist Name 	The Cats And The Fiddle
Composer 	Austin Powell
CD/Album 	We Cats Will Swing For You
Record co./Cat # 	ASV/Living Era 5475
Release Year 	1939

Yesterday's Gardenias
Artist Name 	Serge Chaloff
Composer 	Robertson-Cogane-Mysels
Soloists 	Serge Chaloff-Baritone Sax ; Herb Pomeroy-Trumpet
CD/Album 	Boston Blow-Up!
Record co./Cat # 	Capitol Jazz 52992 2
Release Year 	1955
Note 	Birthday: Herb Pomeroy 4.15.1930

Long, Long Journey
Artist Name 	Allen Toussaint
Composer 	Leonard Feather
Soloists 	Allen Toussaint-Piano, Vocals
CD/Album 	The Bright Mississippi
Record co./Cat # 	Nonesuch 480380-2
Release Year 	2009

Keep On Gwine
Artist Name 	Stanton Moore
Composer 	Mel Lastie
Soloists 	Stanton Moore-Drums ; Robert Walter-Piano ; Will Bernard-Guitar
CD/Album 	Groove Alchemy
Record co./Cat # 	Telarc 31890-02
Release Year 	2010
Note 	New

After All
Artist Name 	Christian Scott
Composer 	Matt Stevens
Soloists 	Christian Scott-Trumpet ; Matt Stevens-Guitar
CD/Album 	Yesterday You Said Tomorrow
Record co./Cat # 	Concord Jazz 31412-02
Release Year 	2010
Note 	New

Zoot Walks In
Artist Name 	Carol Sloane
Composer 	Dave Frishberg
Soloists 	Carol Sloane-Vocals ; Ken Peplowski-Tenor Sax ; Bucky
CD/Album 	We'll Meet Again
Record co./Cat # 	Arbors Jazz Records 19400
Release Year 	2009
Note 	New

You Leave Me Breathless
Artist Name 	Hadley Caliman
Composer 	F.K. Hollander
Soloists 	Hadley Caliman-Tenor Sax
CD/Album 	Straight Ahead
Record co./Cat # 	Origin Records 82551
Release Year 	2010
Note 	New

Artist Name 	Nnenna Freelon
Composer 	Hoagy Carmichael / Johnny Mercer
Soloists 	Nnenna Freelon-Vocals
CD/Album 	Homefree
Record co./Cat # 	Concord Jazz 31316-02
Release Year 	2010
Note 	New

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