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

Jazz Program
Sunday, April 5, 2015 | 09:00 to 11:00 | Specialty

New Artist Song Album Label Comments
* Liberty Brass Band The Old Rugged Cross Through The Streets Of The City: New Orleans Brass Bands Smithsonian Folkways
Art Zoyd Easter Faust (1993) In-Possible Records Music for the silent film, "Faust", directed by F. W. Murnau (1926)
S. Whitt Denson - A One-Voice Quartette New Morning Sun I Belong To This Band: 85 Years of Sacred Harp Recordings Dust-to-Digital c. 1960
Magnificent Sevenths Brass Band Feel So Good Authentic New Orleans Jazz Funeral Mardi Gras Records
Harpo Marx My Blue Heaven Two Classic Albums from Harpo Marx Collector's Choice
Surrealestate Lacunae Lacunae Acoustic Levitation
Jabbo Smith Till Times Get Better Jabbo Smith: Hot Jazz in the 20s, Vol. 1 Collectables
Sun Ra & His Arkestra Out There A Minute Out There A Minute Blast First
Chilly Gonzales Minor Fantasy Solo Piano - II EMI Music
Les Primitifs du Futur L'Amour Au Couteau "Trop de Routes, Trop de Trains" et autre Histoires d'Amour Fremeaux & Associes
Lloyd Scott & His Orchestra Harlem Shuffle Harlem Jazz, The 20s Audio Book & Music Co.
Dave Van Ronk You've Been A Good Old Wagon Hear Me Howl, Live 1964 Rock Beat @ Indiana University, Bloomington 10/20/64
Ike Quebec Blue Turning Grey Over You Blue Harlem Proper
Lee Wiley Find Me A Primitive Man 'S Wonderful Proper 1940
Alice Coltrane Spring Rounds (from Stravinsky's Rite of Spring) Eternity Sepia Tone
Leon Thomas Pharoah's Tune (The Journey) The Leon Thomas Album BGF Reissue of Thomas's second album (1972)
Pharoah Sanders Think About The One Journey To The One Theresa
Milton Brown & His Musical Brownies Love In Bloom Brownie Special Proper
Rahsaan Roland Kirk April Morning Haunted Melodies - The Songs of Roland Kirk Metropolitan
Steve Dalachinsky Spring Equinox Incomplete Directions Knitting Factory Records
John Coltrane Equinox (Live) The Complete Live at the Sutherland Lounge 1961 RLR Records "Haru kaze ni / fukidashi warau / hana mogana", Basho (1668) [Spring winds / hoping the flowers burst / out in laughter]
The Lounge-O-Lears Sukiyaki The Lounge-O-Lears '68 Emenar The lyrics are more about the twinkling stars than about cherry blossoms, but the song is sung over and over again at hanami cherry blossom viewing parties @ Ueno Park in Tokyo.
Powizorka Jazz Band St. James Infirmary Humoresque Timeless Records