blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, April 6, 2006
11:00 to 13:00
Rock/etc
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New Request
Jackie McLean Melody for Melonae Let Freedom Ring Blue Note 1962 with Walter Davis, Herbie Lewis and Billy Higgins.Today's entire show is dedicated to the late great Jackie Mac, as beautiful a musician AND person one could encounter. He'll be missed, but his music lives!
Jackie McLean Cyclical The Jackie Mac Attack: Live Verve/Birdology 1993 release with Hotep Idris Galeta (piano), Nat Reeves (bass) and Carl Allen on drums.
Jackie McLean Old Gospel New and Old Gospel Blue Note 1967 date with Ornette Coleman on trumpet, as well as composing the piece. The rhyyhm section is Lamont Johnson, Scott Holt and Billy Higgins.
Jackie McLean Poor Eric Right Now! Blue Note 1965 date with Larry Willis, Bob Cranshaw and Clifford Jarvis. R
Jackie McLean Bluesanova Consequence Blue Note 2005 CD reissue of a 1965 date with Lee Morgan, Harold Mabern, Herbie Lewis * R
Jackie McLean Erdu 'bout soul Blue Note with Woody Shaw, Grachan Moncur lll, Lamont Johnson, Scotty Holt and Rashied Ali.
Jackie McLean Rhyrhm of the Earth Rhythm of the Earth Antilles/Birdology 1992 date with Roy Hargrove, Steve Davis, Steve Nelson, Alan Jay Palmer, Nat Reeves and Eric McPherson.
Jackie McLean Plight Action Blue Note 1964 date with Charles Tolliver (trumpet and composer of the piece), Bobby Hutcherson, Cecil McBee and Billy Higgins.
Jackie McLean Appointment in Ghana Jackie's Bag Blue Note A release consisting of two different dates as well as bands. This piece features Blue Mitchell, Tina Brooks, Kenny Drew , Paul Chambers and Art Taylor. Recorded in 1960.
Jackie McLean & Dexter Gordon Another Hair-Do The Source Volume 2 Inner City 1973 meeting of Jackie and Dex. They're joined by Kenny Drew, NHOP and Alex Riel.