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August 3, 2012

Segment 1 - 28:14
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Buddy Rich Big Band - "Readymix" (Swingin' New Big Band - 3:25) [Pacific Jazz]
Mose Allison - "That's All Right" (Autumn Song - 2:29) [Prestige]
Baryney Kessel - "Joy Spring" (Swingin' Party at Contemporary - 6:51) [Contemporary]
Billie Holiday - "Nice Work If You Can Get It" (Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia - 3:09) [Columbia]
Monty Alexander - "Ray's Idea" (Full Steam Ahead - 4:22) [Concord]
Ian Shaw - "Stuck In The Middle With You" (The Abbey Road Sessions - 3:18) [Splash Point]

Segment 2 - 27:31
Buddy Rich Big Band - "In A Mellotone" (Swingin' New Big Band - 3:44) [Pacific Jazz]
Brad Mehldau - "Countdown" (Introducing Brad Mehldau - 4:12) [Warner Bros.]
Manhattan Transfer - "Airegin" (Vocalese - 3:22) [Atlantic]
Miles Davis and Sonny Rollins - "Conception" (Miles Davis Sextet - 4:03) [Prestige]
Joachim Kühn - "Concorde" (Universal Time - 4:53) [EmArcy]
John McLaughlin - "Goodbye Pork Pie Hat" (My Goal's Beyond - 3:20) [Rykodisk]

Segment 3 - 27:54
Lester Young - "I've Found A New Baby" (Lester Young/Buddy Rich Trio - 4:05) [Verve]
Nick Moran Trio - "The Physicist Transformed" (No Time Like Now - 5:10) [Manor Sound]
The Bad Plus - "Dirty Blonde" (Give - 3:43) [Columbia]
The Budos Band - "King Cobrfa" (The Budos Band II - 3:40) [Dap-Tone]
Miles Davis Quintet - "Masqualero (Alt. Tk.) (Sorcerer - 7:06) [Columbia]

Segment 4 - 25:54
Buddy Rich Big Band - "More Soul" (Swingin' New Big Band - 4:20) [Pacific Jazz]
Anita O'Day - "As Long As I Live" (Who Cares? - 3:40) [Verve]
Herbie Hancock - "Mimosa" (Inventions and Dimensions - 8:39) [Blue Note]
Erik Truffaz - "Betty" (Bending New Corners - 4:17) [Blue Note]
Wes Montgomery - "Wives And Lovers" (Tequila - 3:00) [Verve]

Segment 5 - 27:56
Pat Metheny - "Round Trip/Broadway Blues" (Bright Size Life - 4:58) [ECM]
Red Garland - "Why Was I Born?" (The Nearness of You - 4:58) [Riverside]
Tony Bennett - "Keep Smiling At Trouble" (Forty Years of Artistry - 3:07) [Columbia]
Mark McLean - "Everything Is Beautiful" (Playground - 4:33) [Cellar Live]
Dexter Gordon - "Hanky Panky" (Clubhouse - 6:32) [Blue Note]

Segment 6 - 32:33
Buddy Rich Big Band - "Basically Blues" (Swingin' New Big Band - 5:40) [Pacific Jazz]
Sophie Milman - "Watch What Happens" (In The Moonlight - 4:41) [Entertainment One]
Ray Charles - "The Man I Love" (The Genius After Hours - 4:27) [Atlantic]
Elvis Costello - "Painted From Memory" (Painted From Memory - 4:14) [Universal]
Dave Frishberg - "Zoot Walks In" (Retromania - 2:58) [Arbors]
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Bill Evans - "Gone With The Wind" (Live at the Top Of The Gate - 6:56) [Resonance Records]





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