[JPL] Playlist-Jazz with George Thomas with Poetry & Jazz for Thursday, 04/14/11

George Thomas jazz at vpr.net
Thu Apr 14 23:11:53 EDT 2011

Jazz with George Thomas with Poetry & Jazz for Thursday, 04/14/11

We sample some of the classic collaborations of Poetry & Jazz, including
the 1957 Charles Mingus & Jean Shepherd improvisation "The Clown," the
Langston Hughes poetry sequence called "Weary Blues" set to music by
Charles Mingus and Leonard Feather and a more recent CD by bassist Steve
Swallow and poet Robert Creeley.


Morning After, Could Be, Testament, Consider Me
Artist Name 	Langston Hughes
Composer 	Langston Hughes, Leonard Feather
Soloists 	Langston Hughes-Narrator ; Red Allen-Trumpet ; Vic
Dickenson-Trombone ; Sam "The Man" Taylor-Tenor Sax ; Al Williams-Piano ;
Charles Mingus-Bass
CD/Album 	Weary Blues
Record co./Cat # 	Verve 841 660-2
Release Year 	1958

S. P. Blues
Artist Name 	Otis Spann
Composer 	Otis Spann
Soloists 	Otis Spann-Piano ; S.P. Leary-Drums
CD/Album 	Chicago / The Blues / Today!
Record co./Cat # 	Vanguard 172/74-2
Release Year 	1966

Artist Name 	Steve Swallow, Robert Creeley
Composer 	Steve Swallow, Robert Creeley
Soloists 	Steve Swallow-Bass ; Robert Creeley-Voice ; Steve Kuhn-Piano
CD/Album 	So There
Record co./Cat # 	XtraWATT 12
Release Year 	2006

Blue Train
Artist Name 	John Coltrane
Composer 	John Coltrane
Soloists 	John Coltrane-Tenor Sax ; Lee Morgan-Trumpet ; Curtis
Fuller-Trombone ; Kenny Drew-Piano ; Paul Chambers-Bass ; Philly Joe
CD/Album 	Blue Train
Record co./Cat # 	Blue Note Records 553428
Release Year 	1957

This Love Of Mine
Artist Name 	Rahsaan Roland Kirk & Al Hibbler
Composer 	Frank Sinatra, Henry Sanicola, Sol Parker
Soloists 	Rahsaan Roland Kirk-Manzello, Stritch ; Al Hibbler-Vocals ; Hank
Jones-Piano ; Ron Carter-Bass
CD/Album 	A Meeting Of The Times
Record co./Cat # 	Collectables 6266
Release Year 	1972

Sounds Like
Artist Name 	Jonathan Lorentz
Composer 	Jonathan Lorentz
Soloists 	Jonathan Lorentz-Tenor Sax ; John Menegon-Bass ; David
CD/Album 	Borderlands
Record co./Cat # 	Metier/Diversions 0404
Release Year 	2010
Note 	In Concert: 4.16.11 7p Brandon Music, Brandon

Just Words
Artist Name 	Jessica Williams Trio
Composer 	Jessica Williams
Soloists 	Jessica Williams-Piano
CD/Album 	Freedom Trane
Record co./Cat # 	Origin Records 82589
Release Year 	2011
Note 	New

Just One Of Those Things
Artist Name 	Blossom Dearie
Composer 	Cole Porter
Soloists 	Blossom Dearie-Piano, Vocals ; Ray Brown-Bass
CD/Album 	Verve/Unmixed3
Record co./Cat # 	Verve B0004302-02
Release Year 	1957

When It's Time
Artist Name 	Attila Zollar
Composer 	Attila Zollar
Soloists 	Attila Zollar-Guitar
CD/Album 	Lasting Love
Record co./Cat # 	Acoustic Music Records 319 1131 2
Release Year 	1997
Note 	Tribute: 4.16.11 Vermont Jazz Center, Brattleboro

Artist Name 	Cyrus Chestnut Trio
Composer 	Rodgers & Hart
Soloists 	Cyrus Chestnut-Piano ; Dezron Douglas-Bass ; Neal Smith-Drums
CD/Album 	Journeys
Record co./Cat # 	Jazz Legacy Productions 1001011
Release Year 	2010

The Stranger
Artist Name 	Langston Hughes, Charles Mingus
Composer 	Langston Hughes, Charles Mingus
Soloists 	Langston Hughes-Narrator ; ,Charles Mingus-Bass
CD/Album 	Weary Blues
Record co./Cat # 	Verve 841 660-2
Release Year 	1958

So What
Artist Name 	Miles Davis
Composer 	Miles Davis
Soloists 	Miles Davis-Trumpet ; John Coltrane-Tenor Sax ; Cannonball
Adderley-Alto Sax ; Bill Evans-Piano ; Paul Chambers-Bass ; Jimmy
CD/Album 	The Music Of The Americas - Jazz Roots
Record co./Cat # 	Masterworks Jazz 85770-2
Release Year 	1958
Note 	New Reissue

The Clown
Artist Name 	Charles Mingus
Composer 	Charles Mingus, Jean Shepherd
Soloists 	Charles Mingus-Bass ; Jean Shepherd-Narration
CD/Album 	The Clown
Record co./Cat # 	Atlantic 1260
Release Year 	1957

Hope Springs Eternally
Artist Name 	Helen Sung
Composer 	Helen Sung
Soloists 	Helen Sung-Piano ; Seamus Blake-Tenor Sax
CD/Album 	Going Express
Record co./Cat # 	Sunnyside 1263
Release Year 	2010

Watching The River Flow
Artist Name 	Steve Gadd And Friends
Composer 	Bob Dylan
Soloists 	Steve Gadd-Drums ; Joey DeFrancesco-Hammond B3 organ ; Ronnie
Cuber-Baritone Sax ; Paul Bollenback-Guitar
CD/Album 	Live At Voce
Record co./Cat # 	BFMJazz.com 302 062 403-2
Release Year 	2010
Note 	New

Come Dance With Me
Artist Name 	Shirley Horn
Composer 	Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen
Soloists 	Shirley Horn-Vocals, Piano
CD/Album 	Verve/Unmixed3
Record co./Cat # 	Verve B0004302-02
Release Year 	1990

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