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November 27, 2015


Segment 1 - 28:08
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Cory Weeds - “Condition Blue” (Condition Blue: The Music of Jackie McLean - 5:26) [Cellar Live]
Mose Allison - “Meet Me At No Special Place” (I Don’t Worry About A Thing - 2:37) [Atlantic]
Paul Motion and the Electric Bebop Band - “Rootie Tootie” (Monk and Powell - 4:48) [Winter & Winter]
Curtis Stigers - “Centrepiece” (Baby Plays Around - 4:47) [Concord]
Ellis Marsalis - “Orchid Blue” (Twelve’s It - 5:19) [Columbia]

Segment 2 - 27:52
Thad Jones-Mel Lewis Big Band - “Willow Weep For Me” (Big Band Renaissance - 5:38) [Smithsonian]
Dave Frishberg - “Eloise” (Live at Vine Street - 3:30) [Fantasy]
Chick Corea and Stefano Bollan - “Doralice" (Orvieto - 5:43) [ECM]
Lionel Hampton - “Sweethearts On Parade” (Complete Lionel Hampton Victor Sessions 1937-1941 - 3:20) [Mosaic]
McCoy Tyner - “Carriba” (Afro Blue - 5:38) [Telarc]

Segment 3 -  28:15

Herbie Hancock - “The Sorcerer” (Directions in Music: Live at Massey Hall - 8:54) [Verve]
Billie Holiday - “I’ve Got A Date With A Dream” (Lady Day: The Complete Billie Holiday On Columbia 1933-1944 - 2:44) [Columbia]
Mulgrew Miller - “Powell’s Prances” (Work - 3:30) [Landmark]
Sonny Rollins - “Who Cares?” (Sonny Rollins & The Big Brass - 4:00) [Verve]

Segment 4 - 27:45
B.D. Lenz - “Solar” (Ready or Not - 5:43) [Jade Buddha]
Joshua Redman and The Bad Plus - “Dirty Blonde” (The Bad Plus Joshua Redman - 5:32) [Nonesuch]
Herb Ellis and Joe Pass - “Perdido” (Seven Come Eleven - 4:52) [Concord]
Tony Bennett and Bill Charlap - “The Way You Look Tonight” (The Silver Lining - The Songs Of Jerome Kern - 2:57) [Columbia]
Donald Fagen - “The Goodbye Look” (The Nightfly - 4:50) [Warner Bros.]

Segment 5 - 27:43
Bill Evans and Tony Scott - “Villa Jazz” (A Day in New York - 4:50) [Jazz Door]
Cedar Walton - “Skylark” (Underground Memories - 4:50) [HighNote]
Keith Jarrett Trio - “All Of You” (Tribute - 8:09) [ECM]
Wanton Marsalis - “We See” (Marsalis Plays Monk: Standard Time Vol. 4 - 3:24) [Columbia]
Art Tatum - “Begin The Beguine” (The Complete Tatum Solo Masterpieces - 2:59) [Pablo]

Segment 6 - 28:17
Romain Collin - “Clockwork” (Press Enter - 4:41) [Independent]
Jimmy Smith and Wes Montgomery - “Milestones” (The Dynamic Duo - 4:11) [Verve]
Miles Davis - “There’s No You” (Collector’s Items - 8:09) [Prestige]
Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass - “The Days Of Wine And Roses” (Easy Living - 3:06) [Pablo]
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Dexter Gordon - “Three O’Clock In The Morning” (Go! - 5:42) [Blue Note]





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