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May 23, 2014

Segment 1 - 26:44
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
J.J. Johnson - “Get Happy” (The Eminent, Vol. 1 - 4:51) [Blue Note]
Karrin Allyson - “Everybody’s Cryin’ Mercy” (In Blue - 3:57) [Concord]
Burning for Buddy Band feat. Bill Bruford - “Willowcrest” (Burning For Buddy - 4:52) [Anthem]
Patricia Barber - “Pygmalion” (Mythologies - 4:40) [EMI]
Jazz Crusaders - “Brother Bernard” (Tough Talk - 4:27) [Pacific Jazz]

Segment 2 - 26:28
Miles Davis Quintet - “Seven Steps To Heaven” (Four & More - 7:45) [Columbia]
Oscar Peterson Trio - “Blue Skies” (Oscar Peterson Trio - 3:03) [Mosaic]
Sonny Rollins - “Strode Rode” (Saxophone Collosus - 5:14) [Prestige]
Billie Holiday - “Embraceable You” (Complete Billie Holiday on Commodore - 3:18) [Decca]
Wynton Marsalis - “Hackensack” (Marsalis Plays Monk - 3:08) [Columbia]

Segment 3 - 26:12
Dizzy Gillespie and the Metronome All-Stars - “Overtime” (Complete RCA Recordings - 4:34) [Bluebird]
Milt Jackson, Joe Pass and Mickey Roker - “I’m Beginning To See The Light” (Gone Too Soon - 3:16) [Pablo]
Duke Ellington and His Orchestra - “The Swingers Get The Blues, Too” (Blues In Orbit - 3:09) [Columbia]
Anita O’Day - “Don’t Explain” (Trav’lin Light - 3:15) [Verve]
Mulgrew Miller - “Wingspan” (Wingspan - 5:37) [Landmark]
Miles Davis - “Rocker” (Birth of the Cool - 3:08) [Capitol]

Segment 4 - 26:34
Darcy James Argue - “Coney Island” (Brooklyn Babylon - 3:18) [Independent]
Chick Corea and Gary Burton - “Radio” (Duet - 5:15) [ECM]
Moe Koffman - “Lush Life” (Oop-Pop-A-Da - 5:19) [Duke Street]
Steely Dan - “My Rival” (Gaucho - 4:32) [MCA]
Bill Steward - “Rhythm-A-Ning” (Telepathy - 5:39) [Blue Note]

Segment 5 - 25:34
Horace Silver - "Doctor Jazz" (A Prescription for the Blues - 5:31) [Impulse]
Doug Riley's B3 Quartet - "'Round Midnight" (Con Alma - 6:26) [Triplet]
Bud Powell Trio - "Billie's Bounce" (Live in Lausanne 1952 - 6:41) [After Hours]
Ella Fitzgerald and Oscar Peterson - "How Long Has This Been Going On?" (Ella and Oscar - 4:52) [Pablo]

Segment 6 - 32:09
Brad Mehldau Trio - "Unrequited" (Art of the Trio, Vol. 3: Songs - 6:09) [Nonesuch]
Mel Torme and George Shearing - "Since I Fell For You" (A Vintage Year - 4:41) [Concord]
Nat Adderley Quartet - "Naturally" (Naturally! -5:09) [Jazzland]
Lew Tabackin - "Isfahan" (Pyramid - 5:04) [Koch]
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Bill Evans - "Alice In Wonderland" (Alt. Tk.) (Sunday at the Village Vanguard - 8:35) [Riverside]





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