December 2011 Collective Eye Archives

12/3/2011 Collective Eye

Catherine Russell, vocalist from New York City, is interviewed. Also heard are Nina Simone, Lionel Hampton, Kenny Barron, Jason Moran and Ray Charles. The Von Freeman Moment features It Could Happen To You.

12/10/2011 Collective Eye

Music by Jack de Johnette & Foday Musa Suso, Joseph Jarman/Famoudou Don Moye/Johnny Dyani, Steve Lacy, Sun Ra, Jose James,

12/17/2011 Collective Eye

A collection of favorites are heard today including the 29th Street Saxophone Quartet, William Parker, Charles Mingus, Carmen McRae, Kurt Elling, J.D. Parran,

12/24/2011 Collective Eye

A Christmas Eve celebration via the gift of love, performed by Sachal Vasandani, the Norris Turney Quartet, Ben Webster, Miles Davis, Jim Pepper, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Oumou Sangare and Billy Eckstine. The Von Freeman Moment features the composition Crazy She Calls Me.

12/31/2011 Collective Eye

A New Year’s Eve & Kwanzaa Celebration with music performed by the 2012 NEA Jazz Masters – Jack DeJohnette, Von Freeman,Charlie Haden, Sheila Jordan and Jimmy Owens. The lifetime work of musicians Sam Rivers and Christine Rosholt are also recognized and heralded!