February 2012 Rhythm and Grooves Archives

Classics from Jack McDuff, Nat King Cole, Joe Turner, and Anita O’Day. Newer music from Chris Lomheim, Jay Epstein, David Murray, The Mike Wofford/Holly Hoffman Quintet, and more… Including Charles Mingus.

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Twin cities keyboard player Mark Vandrmyde stopped by to talk about his new CD, “Fuzzy Math” and play a few selections from it. I also played classic tunes from Miles, MIngus, Dinah Washington, Stuff Smith The Missourians, and Vic Dickenson & Buck Clayton. Newer selections included music Catherine Russell, Hugh Masakela, and Davina & The Vagabonds.

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Guitarist Todd Clouser has been getting good press with his band A Love Electric. He was my guest today, talking about their latest CD, “20th Century Folk Selections” while we played a few cuts. I also aired newer music from Mark Sherman, Maude Hixson, Framework, Sue Tucker, and Akiko Tsuruga. Classic tracks included The Modern Jazz Sextet (w/Dizzy Gillespie), Don Byas, Ellington, Miles, and Mingus with Ellington.

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  1. = Twin Cities Artist

New music from Mark Sherman, Regina Marie Williams, Gregory Porter, Rene Marie, Hugh Masakela, Jon Gold. Classic tunes from Art Blakey, Bags & Trane, Art Pepper, & Ellington. And of course, Mingus and more.