[JPL] Hip jazz covers of Bob Dylan anyone?

David Kunian dkunian at bellsouth.net
Tue May 24 20:47:15 EDT 2011


Y'all get hip to the band "Jewels and Binoculars."  They did a great 
album of jazz Dylan.

dk

On 5/24/2011 8:10 AM, Mike Stratton wrote:
> 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
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> "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
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> Lisa Hilton
> www.lisahiltonmusic.com
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>
> 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:
>
>> 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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>>
>>
>> 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
>>> From: cobuchow at aol.com
>>> 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
>>>
>>> ---------------------
>>>
>>>
>>> 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.
>>> West Hartford, CT 06117
>>> http://wwuh.org
>>> 860-768-4701
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