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March 18, 2016

Segment 1 - 26:55
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Horace Silver - “The Lady From Johannesburg” (The Hardbop Grandpop - 6:05) [Impulse]
Mose Allison - “Seventh Son” (Mose Alive! - 2:36) [Atlantic]
Marcus Robers and Nicholas Payton - “Preach, Reverend, Preach” (As Serenity Approaches - 3:54) [Novus]
Frank SInatra - “At Long Last Love” (A Swingin’ Affair - 2:24) [Capitol]
Grant Green - “Speak Low” (I Want To Hold Your Hand - 7:14) [Blue Note]

Segment 2 - 29:05
Oscar Peterson - “Broadway” (Oscar Peterson Plays Count Basie - 4:34) [Verve]
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra - “Rhythm Is Our Business” (The Complete Jimmie Lunceford Decca Sessions - 3:12) [Mosaic]
Sonny Stitt - “Corn Flakes” (The Complete Roost Sonny Stitt Studio Sessions - 3:33) [Mosaic]
Cecil Taylor - “Port Of Call” (The World of Cecil Taylor - 4:25) [Candid]
Monty Alexander - “You Make Me Feel So Young” (Echoes of Jilly’s - 4:07) [Concord]
Molly Johnson - “Ode To Billy Joe” (Lucky - 5:26) [Independent]

Segment 3 - 27:50
Larry Young - “Trane Of Thought” (Larry Young in Paris - 6:49) [Resonance]
Marcin Wasilewski Trio - “The First Touch” (January - 6:33) [ECM]
Max Roach Quintet - “Blues Waltz” (Jazz in 3/4 Time - 6:34) [EmArcy]
Was (Not Was) feat. Frank Sinatra Jr. - “Wedding Vows In Vegas” (What Up, Dog - 3:37) [Capitol]
Nat King Cole Trio - “The Man I Love” (Central Avenue Sounds - 3:21) [Rhino]

Segment 4 - 28:09
Bill Evans Trio - “Waltz For Debby” (The Secret Sessions - 5:44) [Milestone]
Pat Metheny Trio - “What Do You Want?” (Trio 99->00 - 5:24) [Warner Bros.]
Ahmad Jamal Trio - “Gone With The Wind” (Live at the Pershing, Vol. 2 - 3:25) [Argo]
Miles Davis - “Directions” (Isle of Wight - 6:17) [Columbia]
Billie Holiday - “Big Stuff” (The Complete Commodore/Decca Masters - 2:32) [Decca]

Segment 5 - 25:53

McCoy Tyner - “Miss Be” (New York Reunion - 7:09) [Chesky]
Ella Fitzgerald and Oscar Peterson - “Midnight Sun” (Ella and Oscar - 3:42) [Pablo]
Gigi Gryce - “Boxer’s Blues” (The Rat Race Blues - 7:02) [New Jazz]
Herbie Hancock - “Toys” (Speak Like A Child - 5:50) [Blue Note]

Segment 6 - 30:07
Keith Jarrett and Charlie Haden - “No Moon At All” (Jasmine - 4:42) [ECM]
Lou Donaldson - “Cool Blues” (Here ’Tis - 6:54) [Blue Note]
Phil Woods and the Little Big Band - “Viable Blues” (Real Life - 6:22) [Chesky]
Kenny Barron - “Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise” (Green Chimneys - 4:41) [Criss Cross]
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Curtis Fuller - “Happiness is Just A Thing Called Joe” (Cabin in the Sky - 5:00) [Impulse]





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