WEMU Playlists

89.1 Jazz with Linda Yohn Linda Yohn Mar 13, 2013
9:00AM - 12:30PM
"This music isn't about a change in the direction as much as it's about strengthening my commitment to my art at present." - Jeremy Pelt. With “Water And Air”, trumpeter Jeremy Pelt re-affirms his dedication to modern black music. Over the years he has absorbed the foundations of jazz: call-and-response, pacing, drama, interplay and tension and release. It is especially that final principle that operates throughout “Air and Water”. The disc is beautifully sequenced from the rushing whirlwind of “Mystique” to the elegant waltz of “In Dreams”. The pointillistic pulse of “Prior Convictions” leads to a fresh and powerful reading of Stanley Clarke’s “Butterfly Dreams”, the date’s only cover. Pelt’s sympathetic support players include two contemporary keyboard masters well-versed in shading and dynamics: David Bryant and Frank LoCrasto. It was just perfect to premiere “Water And Earth” on this late winter morning. To complete our “89.1 Jazz” playlist, two fine female trumpet players were on the list for “Women’s History Month”: Bria Skonberg and Stacy Rowles. Their approaches were a fine foil for Jeremy Pelt.

NameSong TitleName of CDTrack LabelOn-Air Time
James SandersBouncing With BudBlue ViolinAmadeo Records8:59:00AM
AguankóLa BicicletaElementalPKO Records9:06:00AM
Dizzy GillespieMantecaDizzy's Diamonds: The Best Of The Verve Years (Disc Three)Verve Records9:10:00AM
Bobby Matos Afro Latin Jazz EnsembleAnnaMambo Jazz DanceLifeforce Jazz9:17:00AM
Jeremy ManasiaRusty Nova RompGreen DreamCellar Live9:22:00AM
AmikaeylaBetter Than AnythingBeing In LoveRoots Jazz Records9:26:00AM
The Paul Keller EnsembleSnowfallChristmas Songs For Jazz LoversPKO Records9:32:00AM
Herbie HancockTea Leaf ProphecyRiver: The Joni LettersVerve Records9:39:00AM
Charles Lloyd/Jason MoranBess You Is My Woman NowHagar's SongECM9:46:00AM
John ColtraneAll Or Nothing At AllBalladsImpulse!9:49:00AM
Rebecca MartinOn A Roof TopTwainSunnyside Communications9:53:00AM
Aaron NevilleUnder The BoardwalkMy True StoryBlue Note Records9:58:00AM
NPR NEWS10:01:00AM
Thelonious MonkWell, You Needn'tGenius Of Modern Music, Volume OneBlue Note Records10:07:00AM
Jason Marsalis Vibes QuartetBlues For The 29%ersIn A World Of MalletsBasin Street Records10:09:00AM
Milt Jackson/Coleman HawkinsStuffyBean BagsKoch Jazz10:15:00AM
Bria SkonbergLet Yourself GoSo Is The DayRandom Act Records10:22:00AM
NomoPatternsInvisible CitiesUbiquity10:27:00AM
Jeremy PeltReimagine The WorldWater And EarthHigh Note Records10:41:00AM
Manu KatchéBlissManu KatchéECM10:45:00AM
Larry YoungBeyond All LimitsUnityBlue Note Records10:49:00AM
Greg NagyI Won't Give UpI Won't Give UpBig O Records10:56:00AM
NPR NEWS11:01:00AM
Jackie RyanNo One Ever Tells YouListen HereOpen Art11:07:00AM
Long Tall DebThe Last TimeRaise Your Handswww.longtalldeb.com11:10:00AM
Susan TedeschiCan't Sleep At NightBack To The RiverVerve Forecast11:14:00AM
Terence BlanchardA Streetcar Named DesireJazz In FilmSony Classical11:20:00AM
Jeremy PeltMeditations On A Conversation We HadWater And EarthHigh Note Records11:27:00AM
Michigan State University Professors Of JazzDoin' The ThingBetter Than AlrightMichigan State University College Of Music11:32:00AM
Stacy And Jimmy RowlesPortrait Of A LionMe And The MoonAmerican Jazz Symposium11:41:00AM
Champian FultonYou're Getting To Be A Habit With MeChampian Sings And SwingsSharp Nine Records11:46:00AM
John DaversaRhythm ChangersArtful JoyBFM Jazz11:50:00AM
Mr. BHallelujah TrainJoyboxMEGAWAVE11:55:00AM
NPR NEWS12:01:00PM
Various Artists - The Blues Broads featuring Angela StrehliTwo Bit Texas TownThe Blues BroadsDelta Groove12:07:00PM
Teeny TuckerSun RoomVoodoo To Do YouTeBo Records12:11:00PM
Planet D NonetParadise Valley WalkSwingin' The DDetroit Music Factory12:14:00PM
Rampage SwingYpsilantiMichigan Avenue Stompwww.rampageswing.com12:20:00PM
David Fathead NewmanCellar GrooveIt's Mister Fathead (Disc Two)32 Jazz12:25:00PM

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