Jazz Profiles Playlists

Jazz Profiles playlist for 09/16/2012

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Lewis West

A tribute to American jazz pianist and prolific sideman Kenny Kirkland (1955-1998).

Jazz Profiles playlist for 09/09/2012

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Jacob Sunshine

Geri Allen

Jazz Profiles playlist for 09/02/2012

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Jacob Sunshine

John Scofield

Jazz Profiles playlist for 08/19/2012

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Sam Engel

Kevin "(the) Magus" Crowley programmed the show through the Grachan Moncur III record "New Africa".

Jazz Profiles playlist for 08/05/2012

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Jacob Sunshine

Joe Chambers

Jazz Profiles playlist for 07/22/2012

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Ahmet Ali Arslan

Jazz Profiles for the British guitarist John McLaughlin, focusing in his early work.

Jazz Profiles playlist for 07/08/2012

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David Su

Wayne Shorter (b. 8/5/1933), saxophonist and composer. His early output, stint with Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, the Blue Note years, work and development with Miles' Second Great Quintet, explorations in fusion with Weather Report, and modern work with his new Quartet.

Jazz Profiles playlist for 07/01/2012

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Mark Micchelli

Jazz Profiles playlist for 06/24/2012

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Leena Mahan

Jazz Profiles playlist for 06/17/2012

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Kevin "(the) Magu...

Today's show focused on the powerhouse tandem of John Carter, the reeds master who eventually centered his astonishing energies solely on the clarinet, and Bobby Bradford, the melodic trumpet heir to Fats Navarro responsible for recorded exemplars of free jazz trumpet. Together they produced many classic recordings even as they fashioned a strong, grounded, and adventurous creative music scene on the West Coast.