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February 21, 2014

Segment 1 - 26:36
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Russell Malone - “Sweet Georgia Peach” (Sweet Georgia Peach - 5:39) [Impulse]
Mose Allison - “Fires of Spring” (Your Mind is on Vacation - 3:01) [Atlantic]
Oscar Peterson - “If I Were A Bell” (Blues Etude - 5:09) [Verve]
Lara Solnicki - “Midnight Sun” (A Meadow In December - 4:37) [Independent]
Arnett Cobb - “Blues In The Closet” (Party Time - 4:20) [Prestige]

Segment 2 - 25:57
Return To Forever feat. Chick Corea - “Spain” (Light As A Feather - 9:48) [Polygram]
Ranee Lee - “My Baby Just Cares For Me” (You Must Believe in Swing - 4:28) [Justin Time]
James Gelfand and Michel Donato - “Bluesette” (Setting the Standard, Vol. 2 - 4:29) [DSM]
Dan Hicks and his Hot Licks - “Flight Of The Fly” (Strikin’ It Rich - 2:38) [Blue Thumb]

Segment 3 - 26:01

Benny Green - “Tempus Fugit” (Source - 3:34) [Jazz Legacy Productions]
Billie Holiday - “Practice Makes Perfect” (Complete Billie Holiday on Columbia - 2:37) [Columbia]
Chris Potter Quartet - “Act III, Scene 1” (Vertigo - 3:37) [Concord]
Joey DeFrancesco - “Budo” (One for Rudy - 4:44) [High Note]
Etta James - “Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me” (We All Love Ella - 4:20) [Verve]
Donald Byrd and Gigi Gryce - “Blue Lights” (Jazz Lab - 4:02) [Jubilee]

Segment 4 - 26:41
Bill Coon Quartet - “My Funny Valentine” (Scudder’s Groove - 6:34) [Pagetown Records]
Count Basie and his Orchestra - “Harvard Blues” (America’s #1 Band! - 3:23) [Columbia]
Charlie Haden and Michael Brecker - “Prism” (American Dreams - 5:21) [Verve]
Sarah Vaughan - “The Man That Got Away” (It’s A Man’s World - 4:30) [Mercury]
Sonny Stitt and Gene Ammons - “Bye Bye” (Stitt’s Bits - 3:05) [Prestige]

Segment 5 - 27:06
Ben Paterson - “St. Mark’s Place” (Essential Elements - 5:05) [MaxJazz]
Wardell Gray - “It’s The Talk Of The Town” (Unknown Album - 3:07)
Miles Davis - “Concierto de Aranjuez” (Sketches of Spain - 16:21) [Columbia]

Segment 6 - 36:00
Bill Evans - “Midnight Mood” (Alone - 5:23) [Verve]
John Coltrane - “Bahia” (The Believer - 6:17) [Prestige]
Cannonball Adderley - “Alison’s Uncle” (Sometin’ Else - 5:09) [Blue Note]
Elvis Costello, Joe Lovano, Bill Charlap - “My Flame Burns Blue (Blood Count)” (Lush Life - 4:45) [Blue Note]
Paul Hoffert and Jim Gelcert - “Well, You Needn’t” (How High the Bird - 3:52) [Independent]
Theme - Oliver Nelson Big Band - "Stolen Moments" (excerpt) (The Blues And The Abstract Truth) [Impulse]
Cedar Walton Trio - “Ground Work” (The Trio, Vol. 3 - 5:44) [Criss Cross]





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