Playlist – 15th July 2010

A solo show from Derek tonight with a varied selection, including another track from our featured album Bitches Brew.  For more on this contemporary jazz masterpiece, see the feature elsewhere on Cosmic Jazz.

  1. Art Blakey – Dat Dere
  2. Jackie McLean – Hootnan
  3. Horace Parlan – The Book’s Beat
  4. Rosa Passos – Lobo Bobo
  5. Jimmy Scott – They Say It’s Wonderful
  6. Eddie Harris – Freedom Jazz Dance
  7. Quasimode – Last Nine Days
  8. Henry Threadgill – Bermuda Blues
  9. Gene Ammons – Hittin’ the Jug
  10. Jack Pescod and the Barcode Trio – Coming to Get You
  11. Miles Davis – Miles Runs the Voodoo Down

Our videclip this week features the late and very great Jackie McLean.  Jackie McLean is a favourite alto player here on CJ and we like this contemporary take on Appointment in Ghana from the great Jackie’s Bag album on Blue Note.  Check out Cecil McBee’s bass solo and some typically propulsive piano from McCoy Tyner.

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