Daybreak Express playlist for 03/05/2014

Artist Title Album Label Link
Duke Ellington Jam-A-Ditty The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Diminuendo in Blue The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Magenta Haze The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Blue Skies ("Trumpet No End") The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington The Beautiful Indians–Hiawatha and Minnehaha The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Overture to a Jam Session (Parts I and II) The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington In a Blue Summer Garden The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Great Times The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Perdido The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Take the A Train The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Oscalypso The Golden Duke Fantasy Records
Duke Ellington Blues for Blanton The Golden Duke Fantasty Records
Miles Davis/Gil Evans The Buzzard Song Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans Bess, You Is My Woman Now Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans Gone Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evas Gone, Gone, Gone Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans Summertime Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans Bess, Oh Where's My Bess Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans Prayer (Oh Doctor Jesus) Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and GIl Evans Fishermen, Strawberry and Devil Crab Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans My Man's Gone Now Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans It Ain't Necessarily So Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans Here Come de Honey Man Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans I Loves You, Porgy Porgy and Bess Columbia
Miles Davis and Gil Evans There's a Boat That's Leaving Soon for New York Porgy and Bess Columbia
Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Jazz Orhestra Dedication Consummation Blue Note
Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Jazz Orhestra It Only Happens Every Time Consummation Blue Note
Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Jazz Orhestra Tiptoe Consummation Blue Note
Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Jazz Orhestra A Child is Born Consummation Blue Note
Thad Jones & Mel Lewis Jazz Orhestra Us Consummation Blue Note
Dave Holland Big Band The Monterey Suite: Bring It On Overtime Dare2
Dave Holland Big Band The Monterey Suite: Free For All Overtime Dare2
Dave Holland Big Band The Monterey Suite: A Time Remembered Overtime Dare2
Dave Holland Big Band The Monterey Suite: Happy Jammy Overtime Dare2
Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra Wyrgly Evanescence Enja Records
Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra Evanescence Evanescence Enja Records

An examination of the historical progression of the big band from Duke Ellington-era to the contemporary epoch.