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

Jazz Program
Sunday, August 26, 2012 | 10:00 to 12:00 | Specialty

Artist Song Album Label Comments
Anthony Braxton & John McDonough Hail to the Spirit of Liberty 6 Duos (Wesleyan) 2006 Nessa Records (2011)
Pharoah Sanders You've Got to Have Freedom Journey to the One Evidence (1993)
Wynton Marsalis Freedom Is In The Trying Jazz: The Definitive Performances Sony (1999)
Steve James Liberty Art and Grit Discovery / Wea (1996)
Joe Farrell Follow Your Heart The Essential John McLaughlin Columbia Legacy (2007; 1969)
Gene Autry Don't Fence Me In The Essential Gene Autry Sony (2005) Yo! Yoko(mole)!
Craig Taborn Junk Magic Junk Magic Thirsty Ear (2004)
Big Mama Thornton Ball n' Chain Ball n' Chain Arhoolie Records (1993)
Edu Tancredi Hocus Pocus Latin Spell Brownstone Records (1998)
Dave Brubeck (with Tony Bennett) That Old Black Magic The Essential Dave Brubeck Sony (2003; 1949)
Kenny Burrell Love, Your Magic Spell Is Everywhere 12.15.78: Kenny Burrell in New York 32 Jazz (1999)
Sun Ra The Magic City The Magic City Evidence (1993) Recorded in rehearsal in New York City around 9/24/1965, the piece was collectively improvised. Personnel: Sun Ra (clavolin, piano); Walter Miller (trumpet); Ali Hassan (trombone); Marshall Allen (alto sax, flute, piccolo); Danny Davis (alto sax, flute); Harry Spencer (alto sax); John Gilmore (tenor sax); Pat Patrick (baritone sax, flute); Robert Cummings (bass clarinet); Ronnie Boykins (bass); Roger Blank (drums); James Jacson (percussion).
The Keystone Quartet Everything Must Change A Love Story 32 Jazz (2000)
Ocie Stockard There'll Be Some Changes Made Stompin' Singers & Western Swingers (Disc 1: Hot Mama Stomp) Proper Records (n/d)
Chris Potter Just As I Am Traveling Mercies UMVD Labels (2002)
Willie Nelson Lonely Street Milk Cow Blues Island (2000)
Bill Evans and Eddie Costa Quartet Luck Be a Lady Guys and Dolls Like Vibes Verve Records (2011; 1958)
Sonny Rollins When You Wish Upon a Star Sonny Rollins & Company 1964 RCA (1995)
DL Smith St. James Infirmary Amusements Sonic Vibe Records (2005)