Updoc 81: Brain Breaks: 2/26/10

Opening theme: Art Ensemble of Chicago: Nice Guys [title tune] (ECM)

1.    Thelonious Monk: Well You Needn’t; Monk’s Music (Riverside)
2.    Charles Mingus: Reincarnation of a Lovebird; The Clown (Atlantic)
3.    Billie Holiday: Fine and Mellow; Rare Live Recordings 1934-1959 (ESP Disk)
4.    Aretha Franklin: Mary, Don’t You Weep; Amazing Grace (Atlantic)
5-6.    Count Basie (Jones-Smith, Inc.): Oh, Lady Be Good; Evenin’; Super Chief (Columbia)
7. Count Basie: Taxi War Dance; America’s #1 Band (Columbia/Legacy)
8. Dietrich Buxtehude/Daniel Taylor: Klag-Lied; Lamento (Atma)
9. Sonny Rollins: Blues for Philly Joe; Newk’s Time (Blue Note)
10. Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart/Berlin Radio Symphony Orchestra/RIAS Chamber Choir/Ferenc Fricsay/Maria Stader: Kyrie; Great Mass in C Minor (DGG)
11. Louis Armstrong: Tight Like This; Hot Fives and Sevens (Columbia)
12. Fats Waller: Your Feet’s Too Big; The Very Best of Fats Waller (Columbia)
13. Charlie Christian/Dizzy Gillespie/Thelonious Monk: Swing to Bop; The Immortal Charlie Christian (Essential Media Group)
14. Charlie Parker/Jay McShann: Hootie Blues; The Charlie Parker Story (Black Label)
15. Johann Sebastian Bach/The Monteverdi Choir/The English Baroque Soloists/John Eliot Gardiner: O Jesu Christ, mein Lebens Licht; Cantatas BWV 106, 118/231, 198 (Arkhiv)
16. Ben Webster/Harry “Sweets” Edison: Sunrise Blues; Essential Sextet Jazz Masters (Stardust)
17. Duke Ellington/John Coltrane: My Little Brown Book; Duke Ellington & John Coltrane (Impulse)

One Response to “Updoc 81: Brain Breaks: 2/26/10”

  1. Enjoyed it, thanks!