Updoc 109: Lenny’s Pennies: 10/29/10

Opening theme: Archie Shepp: You’re What This Day is All About; The Magic of Ju-Ju (Impulse)

1. Paquito D’Rivera: Waltz for Moe; Panamerica Suite (MCG Jazz)
2. Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn: The Star-Crossed Lovers; Such Sweet Thunder (Columbia)
3. Edward Simon: The Messenger; Unicity (Cam Jazz)
4. Tarbaby: Tough Love; The End of Fear (Posi-Tone)
5. Phil Woods/Bill Charlap Trio: Trouble is a Man; Voyage – Live on the QE2 (Chiaroscuro)
6. Edward Simon: The Midst of Chaos; Unicity (Cam Jazz)
7. Leonard Bernstein/New York Philharmonic: Facsimile; Bernstein Century – Trouble in Tahiti, Facsimile (Sony)
8. Leonard Bernstein/New York Philharmonic: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story; West Side Story – Original Cast Recording (Columbia)
9. Igor Stravinsky/New York Philharmonic/Leonard Bernstein: Petrouschka: Le Sacre du Printemps – Petrouschka (Sony)

Out theme: Leonard Bernstein/New York City Opera Orchestra/John Mauceri: Candide – Overture; Candide (Columbia)

Monkey Mind – 11/01/2010

Back after a couple of weeks off with another batch of what I think are gems, anyway. I’ve been especially loving that early Larry Coryell stuff and the Fred Astaire/Oscar Peterson small group session from 1954. Great smooching music. Hope you enjoy.

Time Song Artist Album
3pm Indeterminacy John Cage/David Tudor Indeterminacy
  Rat City Les Sinners Les Sinners?
  Be With You Soon The Sweet Funny How Sweet Co-Co Can Be
  Stranger in Blue Suede Shoes Kevin Ayers The Best of Kevin Ayers
  Boy, I Really Tied One On Esther Phillips Capricorn Princess
  The World's On Hard Slave Hardness of the World
  Offering Larry Coryell Offering
  Save Yourself Soft Machine The Soft Machine
  Problem Child Damned Neat Neat Neat: The Alternative Anthology
  A-So The Willows Reggae Classics
  This Land Is Your Land Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings Naturally
4pm Heaven At Once Kook and the Gang Wild and Peaceful
  Run Charlie Run Temptations All Directions
  Your Man My Man Betty Davis Betty Davis
  Trying Times Sweet Honey in the Rock In This Land
  You're Fine You're Fine Les Sinners Les Sinners?
  Cats in a Bowl Dinosaur Jr. Dinosaur
  Sundown Son House Father of the Delta Blues: The Complete 1965 Sessions
  Well Oh Well Moon Mullican I'll Sail My Ship Alone
  I've Got My Eyes On You Fred Astaire w/Oscar Peterson The Astaire Story
  Solid Foundation The Congos Heart of the Congos
  A Certain Kind Soft Machine The Soft Machine
  All Your Kissin' Sho' Don't Make True Lovin' Betty Wright I Love the Way You Love
  Just Passing Through Smokey Robinson Pure Smokey
  Pillars of Hercules Extremadura/Muslimgauze Occupied Territories