WEMU Playlists

89.1 Jazz with Linda Yohn Linda Yohn Jan 22, 2013
9:00AM - 12:30PM
If we are the sum of our experiences then two recent musical experiences have shaped my world, thus yours. Both experiences centered around regional talent. We needed go no farther than Ann Arbor, Michigan to hear world-class musicians. Alberto Nacif's new Latin jazz band Aguanko at Kerrytown Concert House last Friday, was warm, charming and stimulating. Last night's Detroit music revue "From The Cass Corridor To The World" was revealing, reverent and relevant. I could not help but reflect on these two shows and share my enthusiasm with you this morning. James Carter, Marcus Belgrave, Geri Allen, Joan Belgrave, Gerard Gibbs and all the rest were spectacular. Congratulations to UMS for an incredible evening. Along with reviewing recent performances, I made sure to premiere two excellent brand new CDs: "Bringing It Back Home" by guitarist and singer Robben Ford and "Carmen's Mambo" by Lary Barilleau & The Latin Jazz Collective. I also dug in to the WEMU vaults for classics by trombonists Jay Jay Johnson and Juan Tizol (with the Duke Ellington Orchestra) for their birthdays. I remembered to play a little Sam Cooke for his birthday as well. I hope you enjoyed the music mix and felt the warm inspiration on this very cold Tuesday morning. Thank you for listening!

NameSong TitleName of CDTrack LabelOn-Air Time
Lary Barilleau & The Latin Jazz CollectivePa'lanteCarmen's MamboOA2 Records8:59:00AM
NPR NEWS9:01:00AM
Yoron IsraelYou Are The Sunshine Of My LifeVisionsRonja Music9:08:00AM
The Gene Harris QuartetFor Once In My LifeBrotherhoodConcord Jazz9:13:00AM
Scott GwinnellOff SetCass Corridor StoryDetroit Music Factory9:23:00AM
Elias HaslangerFeelin' GoodChurch On MondayCherrywood Records9:29:00AM
Maureen Choi QuartetFeelin' GoodMaureen Choi QuartetMaureen Choi Music9:35:00AM
Jackie RyanAccentuate The PositiveListen HereOpenArt9:41:00AM
James Carter Organ TrioThe Walking BluesAt The CrossroadsEmarcy9:46:00AM
Marcus BelgraveLet The Good Times RollYou Don't Know Me - Marcus Belgrave Presents Joan Bow In A Tribute To New Orleans, Ray Charles And The Great Ladies Of SongDetroit Jazz Musicians Cooperative9:51:00AM
Lee SmithSittin' On A SecretSittin' On A SecretVector Disc9:55:00AM
NPR NEWS10:01:00AM
Robben FordEverything I Do Gonna Be FunkyBringing It Back HomeProvogue10:08:00AM
Jon ClearyLet's Get Low DownOccapella! Having Fun With the Songs Of Allen ToussaintFhq Records10:13:00AM
Aaron NevilleWork With Me, AnnieMy True StoryBlue Note Records10:16:00AM
Joe JacksonCaravanThe DukeRazor & Tie10:21:00AM
Duke EllingtonCongo BravaThe Duke Ellington Centennial Edition: The Complete RCA Victor Recordings (1927-1973) (Disc 8)RCA Victor10:27:00AM
AguankoLa BicicletaElementalPKO Records10:31:00AM
Lary Barilleau & The Latin Jazz CollectiveBeautiful DayCarmen's MamboOA2 Records10:35:00AM
Patricia BarberThe Wind SongSmashConcord Jazz10:42:00AM
Renee RosnesEmpress AfternoonLife On EarthBlue Note Records10:46:00AM
Geri Allen & TimelineLWB's HouseGeri Allen & Timeline LiveMotema Music10:51:00AM
Claire DalyGreen ChimneysBaritone MonkNorth Coast Brewing Co10:56:00AM
NPR NEWS11:01:00AM
J.J. Johnson & Kai WindingBlue MonkThe Great Kai & J.J. - Brand New Swinging Together AgainImpulse!11:07:00AM
Carmen McRaeMonkery's The BluesCarmen Sings MonkBluebird11:12:00AM
Teri RoigerNot To WorryDear Abbey: The Music Of Abbey LincolnInner Circle Music11:17:00AM
New Standard QuintetOne Eyed JacksThe Many FacesNew Standard Music11:23:00AM
OrganissimoGotcha BackDedicatedBig O Records11:28:00AM
Eddie Harris1974 BluesGreater Than The Sum Of His Parts (Disc 2)32 Jazz11:34:00AM
Sam CookeTrouble BluesNight BeatRCA/Legacy11:41:00AM
John NemethFuel For Your FireSoul LiveNemeth Music11:44:00AM
Otis ReddingChange Gonna ComeOtis! The Definitive Otis Redding Volume 1Rhino/Atlantic11:49:00AM
Reggie QuinerlyFensterMusic Inspired By Freedman TownRedemption Music11:55:00AM
NPR NEWS12:01:00PM
Winard Harper & Jeli PosseGet ToughCoexistJazz Legacy Productions12:07:00PM
Johnny CongaFootprintsOye!Hand To Drum Productions12:12:00PM
Paul CarrBye GeorgeStandard DomainPCJ Music12:17:00PM
Dr. Lonnie SmithThe WhipToo Damn Hot!Palmetto Records12:25:00PM

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