playlist 11 March

On this edition of Jazz After Hours...

we reprise our special feature on the new record from the Verve Jazz Ensemble, All In. Leader and drummer Josh Feldstein and trumpeter and EP Tatum Greenblatt guide us through the tunes on the new record, telling the backstory of song selection, recording session and interplay between members of the septet. One of our best shows of 2023 so far...

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Hour 1

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Studio J – All In – LightGroove Media

Joe Locke – Lush Life – Makram – Circle 9

Amina Figarova – Getting There – Joy – Amfi Records

Jesse Davis – Street of Dreams – Live at Smalls Jazz Club – Cellar Music

Elio Villafranca – Solitaria – Standing by the Crossroads – ArtistShare

Magnus Lindgren, John Beasley and SWR Big Band – I`ll Remember April – Bird Lives – ACT Music

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Pensive Miss – All In – LightGroove Media

Ben Patterson – Hangin` – The Way of the Groove – Origin Records

Sinne Eeg & Thomas Fonnesbaek – Too Close For Comfort – Staying in Touch – Stunt Records

Hour 2

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Bluesette – All In – LightGroove Media

Karla Harris – Baltimore Oriole – Moon to Gold – Self Released

Joe La Barbera Quintet – Landmarks Along the Way – World Travelers – Sam First Records

Chris Potter – Blood Count – Got the Keys to the Kingdom Live at the Village Vanguard – Edition Records

Per Møllehøj, Kirk Knuffke, Thommy Andersson – First Draft – `S Wonderful – Stunt Records

Verve Jazz Ensemble – The Odd Couple Theme – All In – LightGroove Media

Fred Hersch and Esperanza Spalding – Girl Talk – Alive at the Village Vanguard – Palmetto Records

Abdullah Ibrahim – Did You Hear That Sound? – Solotude – Gearbox Records

Hour 3

Verve Jazz Ensemble – All In – All In – LightGroove Media

Halie Loren – I`ve Got To See You Again – Live At Cotton Club – Justin Time Records

Laszlo Gardony – Hopeful Vision – Close Connection – Sunnyside Records

Kirk Lightsey – Blues On The Corner – Live at Smalls Club – Cellar Music

Wojtek Mazolewski Quintet – Harmony – Spirit to All – Whirlwind Recordings

Conrad Herwig – Boogie Stop Shuffle – The Latin Side of Mingus – Savant Records

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Dolphin Dance – All In – LightGroove Media

Jeremy Wong – Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most – Hey There – Cellar Music

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Once I Loved – All In – LightGroove Media

Hour 4

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Midnight In The Air – All In – LightGroove Media

Steve Cardenas, Ted Nash, Ben Allison – Lawns – Healing Power – Sunnyside Records

The Bad Plus – You Won`t See Me Before I Come Back – The Bad Plus – Edition Records

Verve Jazz Ensemble – Ain`t That A Kick In the Head – All In – LightGroove Media

Matt Greenwood – The First Mourning – Atlas – Self Released

Cool Sweetness Sextet – September hymne – Shoehorn Shuffle – Storyville Records

Verve Jazz Ensemble – What I Meant To Say Was – All In – LightGroove Media

Magnus Lindgren, John Beasley and SWR Big Band – Laura – Bird Lives – ACT Music

George Colligan – King`s Dream – King`s Dream – PJCE Records

Craig Davis – A Ditty for Dodo – Tone Paintings – MCG Jazz