New music from Joel Shapira, with his quartet and with Charmin Michelle. New music as well from Gordon Johnson, Joe Magnarelli, Curtis Fuller, Kyle Asche, and others. Classic tunes from Charlie Parker, Stanley Turrentine, and Charles Mingus.
Thanks to Eve MacLeish, of Corazon Latino (Tuesdays, Noon – 2pm), for sitting in while I was traveling. She played a great mix of artists, including Jimmy Smith, Duke Ellington, Monk Coltrane, Mingus. Raashaan Roland Kirk, Charles Mingus, and a tribute to Martin Luther King.
Today’s show featured new music from The DeFrancesco Brothers, The Cannonball-Coltrane Project, Joel Shapira, and the Marcus Shelby Orchestra, as well as classic tunes from Charled Mingus, Hank Mobley, Cal Tjader Stan Getz, and Cannonball Adderley. Finally, I played a live recording of the Afro-Peruvian sextet that I recorded in Lima.
Kind of a quiet morning. Newer music from Kyle Asche Organ Trio, Marcus Shelby Orchestra, and Noah Preminger. Tunes from Lynn Arriale, John Schofield, and Wise Magraw (2 songs), in addition to the Mingus Moment, and a tune from the James Moody/Hank Jones Quartet, featuring the vocals of Roberta Gambarini.