Jazz Flavours playlist for May 28, 2008

My featured artists were the jazz-funk-soul group Incognito, led since 1980 by Jean-Paul ‘Bluey’ Maunick. My “two takes on one track” feature was the classic Freedom Jazz Dance, composed by Eddie Harris. You can listen again any time til July 9, 2008, or so.


Hour 1

Clifford Gilberto
The 10th Victim (excerpt)
Xen Cuts (Ninja Tune) 2000

Brecker Brothers
Above and Below
Return of the Brecker Brothers (GRP) 1992

Incognito
Always There
Inside Life (Talkin Loud) 1991

Natalie Cole
Straighten Up and Fly Right
Unforgettable With Love (Elektra) 1991

Sarah Vaughan
Your Smile
Brazilian Romance (MK) 1987

Gary Burton
Chairs and Children
Reunion (GRP) 1989

Incognito
Sunburn
Jazz Funk (Ensign) 1981

Tom Browne, Ron Carter, Billy Childs, Bennie Maupin, and Lenny White
Freedom Jazz Dance
Essence of Funk (Hip Bop Essence) 1995

Mark Ledford
Freedom Jazz Dance
Miles 2 Go (Verve Forecast) 1998

The Bad Plus
Iron Man
Give (Columbia) 2004

The Irresistable Force
Nepalese Bliss [Jimpster Mix]
Xen Cuts (Ninja Tune) 2000

Hour 2

Incognito
Everyday
100° And Rising (Talkin Loud) 1995

Julian Joseph
All Through The Night
In Concert at the Wigmore Hall (EastWest) 1994

Frank Harrison Trio
Falling
First Light (Basho) 2006

John Surman & Howard Moody
I’m Troubled in Mind
Rain on the Window (ECM) 2008

Jan Garbarek & the Hilliard Ensemble
O Lord in Thee is All My Trust
Mnemosyne (ECM) 1999

John Surman & Howard Moody
O Waly Waly
Rain on the Window (ECM) 2008

Cassandra Wilson
Last Train to Clarksville
New Moon Daughter (Blue Note) 1995

Brecker Brothers
On the Backside (excerpt)
Return of the Brecker Brothers (GRP) 1992

Incognito
Colibri
Tribes, Vibes and Scribes (Talkin Loud) 1992

Neon
Sweets
Here To There (Basho) 2008

Paul McCandless
Robin Reprise
Premonition (Windham Hill Jazz) 1992

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