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October 2, 2015

Segment 1 - 27:43
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Jackie McLean - “Contour” (4, 5 and 6 - 4:59) [Prestige]
Mose Allison - “Baby Please Don’t Go” (Mose Alive! - 2:45) [Atlantic]
Sonny Rollins - “I’m An Old Cowhand” (Way Out West - 5:44 [Contemporary]
Dave Frishberg - “A Little Taste” (Dave Frishberg Classics - 3:21) [Concord]
Romain Collin - “Clockwork” (Press Enter - 4:41) [ACT]
Sonny Stitt- “Spinning” (Stittsville - 2:30) [Roost]

Segment 2 - 28:17
McCoy Tyner and Derek Trucks - “Greensleeves” (Guitars - 6:15) [Half Note]
Philly Joe Jones - "United Blues" (Philly Mignon - 5:46) [Galaxy]
Rob McConnell Tentet - "Con Alma" (Rob McConnell Tentet - 5:15) [Concord]
Elvis Costello - “My Flame Burns Blue (Blood Count)” (My Flame Burns Blue - 5:14) [Deutsche Grammophon]
Dizzy Gillespie - “I Waited For You” (Dizzy on the French Riviera - 2:45) [Philips]

Segment 3 - 28:07
Stefon Harris - "The Alchemist" (Black Action Figure - 4:44) [Blue Note]
Billie Holiday - "Easy Living" (The Complete Decca Recordings - 3:13) [MCA]
Ornette Coleman - "Lonely Woman" (The Shape Of Jazz To Come - 5:02) [Atlantic]
Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass - "I've Got The World On A String" (Fitzgerald and Pass ... Again - 4:10) [Pablo]
Chick Corea - “Noon Song” (Piano Improvisations, Vol. 1 - 4:08) [ECM]
Miles Davis Quintet - “Fun” (Directions - 4:10) [Columbia]

Segment 4 - 27:53
Keith Jarrett - "Blues" (Paris Concert - 5:22) [ECM]
Hank Mobley - "Take Your Pick" (Roll Call - 5:28) [Blue Note]
Poncho Sanchez - "Night Walk" (El Conguero - 4:31) [Concord Picante]
Curtis Stigers - “That’s All Right” (I Think It’s Going To Rain Today - 5:14) [Concord]
Buddy DeFranco - “Anthropology” (Charlie Cat 2 - 5:14 [Arbors]

Segment 5 - 26:22

Gary Burton - "Nonsequence" (The New Quartet - 4:31) [ECM]
Tony Bennett and Billy Joel - "New York State Of Mind" (Playing with my Friends - 4:31) [Columbia]
Marcus Robers and Wynton Marsalis - "King Porter Stomp" (As Serenity Approaches - 2:49) [Novus]
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra - "Theme From 'The Asphalt Jungle'" (The Great Paris Concert - 4:06) [Atlantic]
The Chris Potter Quartet - "Fishy" (Vertigo - 6:32) [Concord]
Gigi Gryce - "Strange Feelin'" (Rat Race Blues - 7:48) [New Jazz]

Segment 6 - 28:38

Oscar Peterson Trio - “Wes’ Tune” (History of An Artist - 6:43) [Pablo]
Blossom Dearie - “My Gentleman Friend” (My Gentleman Friend - 3:50) [Verve]
Eric Alexander - “My Shining Hour” (Man With A Horn - 6:31) [Milestone]
Chet Baker - “How Long Has This Been Going On?” (It Could Happen to You - 4:11) [Riverside]
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Alan Broadbent Trio - “Easy To Love” (Pacific Standard Time - 4:13) [Concord]





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