[JPL] Hip jazz covers of Bob Dylan anyone?

Mike Stratton dreamtrane at gmail.com
Tue May 24 09:10:22 EDT 2011


Bill Frisell - A Hard Rain's Gonna Fall (from EAST/WEST).

Mike

On Tue, May 24, 2011 at 8:56 AM, Larry Thomas <lrt0393 at hotmail.com> wrote:

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>
>
> Try "Blowing in the Wind" featuring The Brooklyn Repertory Ensemble with
> Tulivu-Donna Cumberbatch
> on vocals.  The album is called "Pragmatic Optimism" (360)  (2006).  The
> arrangement is a
> mid-tempo, slightly-calypso, horn-filled outing that is a superb segue
> after some slow music.  There
> is also a seriously hip tune called "King" that is just or maybe more
> outstanding. Great and inspiring
> music !  As Nina Simone said:  "We need all the inspiration we can get!"
>
> > To: jazzproglist at jazzweek.com
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> > Date: Tue, 24 May 2011 07:43:32 -0400
> > Subject: [JPL] Hip jazz covers of Bob Dylan anyone?
> >
> > This week's sponsor: Lisa Hilton "Underground" with Nasheet Waits/drums,
> Larry Grenadier/bass and J.D. Allen/tenor sax
> >
> > "Lisa Hilton has topped herself on 'Underground.' She's never played,
> written or expressed herself better as an artist. This is living adventurous
> jazz that breathes fresh but at the same time is rooted in the best parts of
> the past- and always deeply emotive. Surrounded by some of the finest
> musicians working today, Hilton hits the mark on every cut. She's joined the
> ranks of her own contemporary heroes." Todd Steed/WUOT
> >
> > "Shimmering and spacious. Though not as well known as her session mates,
> Hilton easily holds her own during these performances, and her compositions
> clearly inspire all concerned." Mike Joyce/Jazz Times
> >
> > Lisa Hilton
> > www.lisahiltonmusic.com
> >
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> >
> >
> > Today is Bob Dylan's 70th birthday. Can anyone suggest some decent jazz
> covers of Dylan tunes?
> >
> > I'm aware of Ben Sidran's recent tribute disc, for one.
> >
> > Many Thanks,
> > Chuck Obuchowski, WWUH, Public Alternative Radio at The University of
> Hartford
> >
> >
> >
> > Chuck Obuchowski
> > WWUH Jazz Music Director
> > 200 Bloomfield Ave.
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> > http://wwuh.org
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