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tonight on Jazz After Dark, 8 – 9 pm! August 30 2011

1931 to 1999:
Glenn Miller * In The Mood
Sidney Bechet * Loveless Love
Fletcher Henderson and His Orchestra * Wrappin' It Up
Benny Goodman * Blue Reverie @ Carnegie
Benny Goodman * Life Goes To A Party @ Carnegie
Glenn Miller * Little Brown Jug
Glenn Miller * Johnson Rag
Lena Horne * Out Of Nowhere
Pete Johnson And "Big" Joe Turner * Rebecca
Ella Fitzgerald * I Get a Kick Out of You
Tony Pastor and his Orchestra * Indian Love Call
Cannonball Adderley * I Can't Get Started
Yusef Lateef * The Three Faces of Balal
Eddie Harris * S Wonderful
Dave Brubeck * Lost Waltz
Chico O'Farrill * Sing Your Blues Away (For Ñeca)

tonight on Jazz After Dark, 8 – 9 pm! August 23 2011

An eclectic mix, some old favorites:
James Moody * First Thing In The Morning
Stan Kenton * Sophisticated Samba
Knuckles OToole * Raggin The Scale
Ennio Morricone * Playing Love
Gerry Mulligan * Good Bait
Allen Toussaint * Egyptian Fantasy
Stan Kenton * Skoot
MCFerrin/YoYoMa * Hoedown
Sarah Vaughan * Nice Work If You Can Get It
Backwoods Jazz Quartet * Mood Indigo
Gerry Mulligan * Out Back Of The Barn
Rahsaan Roland Kirk *
Earl Hines * Stanley Steamer

tonight on Jazz After Dark, 8 – 9 pm! July 26 2011

Seven decades of jazz!
Miles Davis (intro) *
Frankie Trumbauer * 1924 *
Bix Beiderbecke and The Wolverines * 1924 *
Duke Ellington * 1928 *
Lester Young * 1943 *
Doris Day/Les Brown * 1944 *
Thelonious Monk Quintet * 1951 *
Dave Brubeck and Paul Desmond * 1952 *
Joe Williams with Count Basie * 1958 *
Nancy Wilson * 1961 *
Cannonball Adderley * 1961 *
Paul Desmond * 1963 *
Paul Desmond * 1963 *
Eddie Jefferson * 1965 *
Cal Tjader/Carmen McRae * 1982 *
Manhattan Transfer * 1985 *
Jerry Garcia, David Grisman & Tony Rice * 1993 *

tonight on Jazz After Dark, 8 – 9 pm! July 19 2011

Benny Goodman *
Sidney Bechet *
Billie Holliday With Eddie Heywood And His Orchestra *
1944...
Charlie Barnet & His Orchestra *
The Mills Brothers *
Count Basie *
Carmen Cavallaro *
1960...
Lee Morgan *
Dave Brubeck & Louis Armstrong *
Ella Fitzgerald *
Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller And Yusef Lateef *
Mose Allison, 1961 *
and beyond....
Mose Allison, 2001 *
Antonio Carlos Jobim *
Ramsey Lewis *
Leon Redbone *
Stanley Turrentine

tonight on Jazz After Dark, 8 – 9 pm! July 12 2011

All trumpeters tonight, from the 1920's to 2011:
Louis Armstrong *
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong *
The Miles Davis Nonet *
Clifford Brown *
Lee Morgan *
Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller And Yusef Lateef *
Horace Silver with Blue Mitchell *
Chet Baker *
Don Ellis *
Herb Alpert & The Tijuana Brass *
Al Hirt *
Chuck Mangione *
Wynton Marsalis, Norah Jones, & Willie Nelson *
Chris Botti & Paula Cole

Sitting in for Dr. Paul on the classical show today

Vivaldi: Le Quattro Stagioni, Op. 8/2, "Estate" - 3. Presto
Bach Brandenburg 5 D maj:I. Allegro
Bach Toccata and fugue
Mozart Flute Concerto (Allegro)
Mozart Sonata for Piano No. 16 KV 545: Allegro
Beethoven: Symphony #6 In F, Op. 68, "Pastoral" - 3. Allegro
Beethoven Fur Elise
Chopin: Polonaise #3 In A, Op. 40/1, "Military"
Wagner Ride of the Valkyries
Strauss Blue Danube Waltz
Dvorak New World Symphony
Grieg: Peer Gynt Suite #2, Op. 55 - 2. Arabian Dance
Debussy Arabesque No. 1
Khatchaturian Gayaneh: VII. Sabre Dance
Khatchaturian Gayaneh: III. Lezghinka