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"Out There a Minute" with Micheal Akutagawa (archive)

Jazz Program
Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 10:00 to 12:00 | Specialty

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
Phil Ranelin & The Renaissance Caravan Live! Wide Hive
Sun Ra & His Arkestra Out There A Minute Out There A Minute Blast First
Matthew Shipp "String" Trio Solitude By The Law Of Music Hat Art
Ran Blake Mood Indigo Something To Live For Hatology
Tony Bennett Some Other Spring Tony Bennett On Holiday Columbia
Rahsaan Roland Kirk April Morning Haunted Melodies: The Songs of Rahsaan Roland Kirk Metropolitan
Steve Dalachinsky Spring Equinox Incomplete Directions Knitting Factory Toritsu kanu / chikara de ukabu / kawazu kana (Joso, 1662 - 1704) By not clinging / he has the power to float / the frog (trans.)
Arthur Blythe Equinox Exhale Highnote Records
Spike Jones April Showers The Spike Jones Anthology Rhino / Wea
Junko Onishi Stardust Baroque Verve
Dr. Lonnie Smith Sukiyaki Spiral Palmetto Records For Yoko(mole) and all the hanami-viewing picnics together.
Sun Ra Springtime In Chicago Super-Sonic Jazz Evidence
Steuart Liebig / Minim The cherry blossom is only perfect when it's falling from the tree Sulphur pfMentum Rakka eda ni / kaeru to mireba / kocho kana (Arakida Moritake, 1473 - 1549) Watching the falling blossom / return to its branch / a butterfly (trans.)
Tony Ellis Cherry Blossom Waltz Masters of the Banjo Arhoolie
Chris Byars Jasmine Flower Jasmine Flower SteepleChase
Charles Gayle I'll Remember April Jazz Solo Piano Knitting Factory
Brent Barrett & Rebecca Luker Meadow Serenade George & Ira Gershwin Standards & Gems Nonesuch
* The Fat Babies Oh Baby 18th & Racine Delmrk
Charles Mingus Love Chant The Notorious Bettie Page OST HBO Films
David "Fathead" Newman Freedom Jazz Dance Davey Blue HighNote Records
Steve Hobbs St. James Infirmary Vibes Straight Up Challenge Records