Playlist – 10 February 2011

Cosmic Jazz dug deeper into the jazz crates to find more of Kevin LeGendre’s best  albums of the last 35 years – check out Echoes magazine this month for details.  We featured music from Henry Threadgill, Kenny Wheeler, Miles Davis and and more.

There was also time for three great female jazz vocalists, two classics from Sonny Rollins and John Coltrane and a riotous end to the show from Charlie Mingus.

  1. Masa Sextet – Music is the Healing Force of the Universe
  2. Wayne Shorter – Children of the Night
  3. Cassandra Wilson – Love is Blindness
  4. Mina Agossi – Closer to Me
  5. Carmen Lundy – You’re Not in Love
  6. Sonny Rollins – Alfie’s Theme
  7. John Coltrane – Song of the Underground Railroad
  8. Henry Threadgill Very Very Circus – Exacto
  9. Kenny Wheeler – Angel Song
  10. Nicole Conte – Rituals
  11. Miles Davis – Full Nelson
  12. Ramsey Lewis – The ‘In’ Crowd
  13. Stevie Wonder – Sir Duke
  14. Charles Mingus – Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting

Video this week is Miles Davis live in 1986 performing Full Nelson and showcasing Kenny Garrett on alto saxophone.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N8-Jh4OBiPE

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