blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, December 14, 2006
11:00 to 13:00
Rock/etc
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New Comp
Jay McShann Swingmatism The Early Bird Charlie Parker (1941-1943) MCA Our opening set is dedicated to Jay McShann, one of the last links to Kansas City style jazz, who passed away at the age of 90 the other day.
Jay McShann Hootie Blues The Early Bird Charlie Parker (1941-1943) MCA Featuring Bird on alto as well as the piano of Jay McShann and the vocal of Walter Brown.
Jay McShann Confessin' the Blues The Last of the Blue Devils Atlantic A 1976 date.
Jay McShann Hootie's Ignorant Oil The Early Bird Charlie Parker (1941-1943) MCA
Jay McShann I'd Rather Drink Muddy Water The Big Apple Bash Atlantic 1979
Jay McShann The Jumpin' Blues The Early Bird Charlie Parker (1941-1943) MCA
Wessell Anderson Blues for the Road Warmdaddy in the Garden of Swing Atlantic 1994 *
Charlie Parker White Christmas Santa's Secret C
Miles Davis Blue Xmas Hipster's Holiday Rhino Recorded in 1962. C
Billie Holiday I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm Yule B' Swingin' Too! Universal Music 2000 release. C
Art Blakey It's a Long Way Down Indestructible Blue Note 1964
Henry Grimes Trio Flowers for Albert Live at the Kerava Jazz Festival ayler records A 2004 date, Henry's bass joined by David Murray and Hamid Drake.
Kidd Jordan / Hamid Drake / William Parker Resolution Palm Of Soul AUM Fidelity 2006 *
Milton Cardona Freedom of Expression Cambucha American Clave/Justin Time 1999
Sonic Liberation Front Ashe a Go-Go Ashe a Go-Go High Two 2004
Conjure Go to Jazz Bad Mouth American Clave A 2005 release featuring Ishmael Reed, David Murray, Kip Hanrahan, Billy Bang and Robbie Ameen among others. *
Stanley Cowell/Billy Harper/Reggie Workman/Billy Hart East Harlem Nostalgia Such Great Friends Strata-East Recorded in 1983.