New Arrivals · CDs—Jazz/Blues

November 7, 2017
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

Our point of view

November 6, 2017
Blue Note All-Stars (Musical group)
Hollywood, CA : Blue Note Records, ℗2017.
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Blue Note All-Stars.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Disc 2. Masquelero (feat. Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock) (9:24) -- Bayyinah (13:41) -- Message of hope (7:08) -- Freedom dance (10:56) -- Bruce, the last dinosaur (2:24).

Got soul

February 21, 2021
Randolph, Robert (Guitarist)
℗2017
1 audio disc (45 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Robert Randolph & The Family Band.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Got soul (3:31) -- She got soul (feat. Anthony Hamilton) (5:25) -- Love do what it do (feat. Darius Rucker) (3:39) -- Shake it (3:59) -- I thank you (feat. Cory Henry) (4:16) -- Be the change (3:21) -- Heaven's calling (1:58) -- Find a way (3:56) -- I want it (4:11) -- Travelin' cheeba man (3:24) -- Lovesick (2:47) -- Gonna be all right (4:23).

Nat 'King' Cole & me

November 1, 2017
Porter, Gregory, singer.
[New York] : Blue Note, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Gregory Porter, vocals ; with musical accompaniment.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Mona Lisa -- Smile -- Nature boy -- L-O-V-E -- Quizas, quizas, quizas -- Miss Otis regrets -- Pick yourself up -- When love was king -- The lonely one -- Ballerina -- I wonder who my daddy is -- The Christmas song.

Urban soul

October 11, 2017
Urbanity (Musical group), performer.
[United States] : Alfi Publishing, [2016]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Urbanity: Albare (Albert Dadon), guitars, electric sitar ; Phil Turico, keyboards, piano, programming.
Compact disc.
The mind reader (4:52) -- Mystical (4:49) -- Urban soul (5:03) -- You're in my dreams (5:52) -- Something sweet (5:21) -- The holyman part 1 (3:44) -- The holyman part 2 (2:01) -- Deep (4:05) -- Don't look back (3:27) -- Angie (3:23) -- The eye of the storm part 1 (4:26) -- The eye of the storm part 2 (1:51).

Ballads

October 11, 2017
Fritzén, Jonathan, composer, instrumentalist.
℗2017
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Alex Crown, guitars ; Andreas Rydman, guitars ; Katarina Fritzén, flute ; Peter "Peet" Ferencz, violin ; all other instruments played by Jonathan Fritzén.
Title from disc.
The journey -- Today -- The fiddler -- Let it go -- Just be -- Beyond the sun -- Sahara -- Countryside -- In the zone -- Eternal -- Serenity -- Rainbows.

Into the blue

October 10, 2017
Bowman, Tim, 1959- composer, performer.
℗2017
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Tim Bowman, with additional musicians.
Title from disc.
Full credits inserted in container.
City lights -- All I need is love -- Into the blue -- Hello -- Tan hermosa (so beautiful) -- Amazing grace party -- Detroit funk -- My heart to you -- Boss -- Love forever more -- Madrid -- Travelin' road -- You are -- Seaside drive -- Goodbye.

Harmony of difference

October 5, 2017
Washington, Kamasi, 1981- composer, performer.
[London] : Young Turks, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Kamasi Washington with accompanying musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Desire (4:37) -- Humility (2:46) -- Knowledge (3:52) -- Perspective (3:24) -- Integrity (3:47) -- Truth (13:30).
"Harmony of Difference premiered as part of the Whitney Museum of American Art 2017 Biennial alongside a film by A.G. Rojas and also featuring artwork by Kamasi Washington's sister Amani Washington"--Liner notes.

The eastwest sessions

October 2, 2017
Abair, Mindi, composer, performer.
[United States?] : Pretty Good for a Girl Records, [2017?]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Mindi Abair, alto/tenor/baritone saxophones, vocals ; Randy Jacobs, guitar, vocals ; Rodney Lee, keyboards ; Derek Frank, bass, vocals ; Third Richardson, drums, vocals ; Sweet Pea Atkinson, vocals ; with additional musicians.
Title from disc surface.
Vinyl -- Not that kind of girl -- Play to win -- Pretty good for a girl (featuring Joe Bonamassa) -- Let me hear it from you (featuring Sweet Pea Atkinson) -- Live my life -- Freedom -- Had to learn the hard way -- She don't cry no more (featuring Fantastic Negrito) -- Done me wrong -- I love to play the saxophone.

Dreams and daggers

September 26, 2017
Salvant, Cécile McLorin, performer.
Grosse Point Farms, MI : Mack Avenue, [2017]
2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Celcile McLorin Salvant; with accompaniment.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
And yet -- Devil may care -- Mad about the boy -- Sam Jones' blues -- More -- Never will I marry -- Somehow I never could believe -- If A girl isn't pretty -- Red instead -- Runnin wild -- The best thing for you -- You're my thrill -- I didn't know what time it was -- Tell me what they're saying can't be true -- Nothing like you -- You've got to give me some -- The worm -- My mom's gone now -- Let's face the music and dance -- Si j'etais blanche -- Fascination -- Wild women don't have the blues -- You're getting to be a habit with me.

These foolish things : the Decca years

September 20, 2017
Shaw, Artie, 1910-2004.
Sepia Records Limited, 2017.
2 audio discs : digital, mono ; 4 3/4 in.
Disc: 1: 1. Orinoco -- 2. Mucho De Nada -- 3. Love Is The Sweetest Thing -- 4. I Get A Kick Out Of You -- 5. There Must Be Something Better Than Love -- 6. Nothin' For Nothin' -- 7. Love Walked In -- 8. So Easy -- 9. He's Gone Away -- 10. Foggy Foggy Dew -- 11. The Continental -- 12. I'll Remember April -- 13. Crumbum -- 14. The Shekomeko Shuffle -- 15. Count Every Star -- 16. If You Were Only Mine -- 17. I'm Forever Blowing Bubbles -- 18. You're Mine, You! -- 19. I Love The Guy -- 20. Just Say I Love Her -- 21. Don't Worry 'Bout Me -- 22. It's A Long Way To Tipperary -- 23. Show Me The Way To Go Home -- 24. Jingle Bells. Disc: 2: 1. Where Or When -- 2. White Christmas -- 3. Autumn Leaves -- 4. Serenade In Blue -- 5. My Kinda Love -- 6. Dancing On The Ceiling -- 7. I Waited A Little Too Long -- 8. I May Hate Myself In The Morning -- 9. Travelin' -- 10. Where There's Smoke There's Fire -- 11. My Little Nest Of Heavenly Blue -- 12. These Foolish Things -- 13. In The Still Of The Night -- 14. That Old Black Magic -- 15. I'll Be Seeing You -- 16. It Could Happen To You -- 17. They Can't Take That Away From Me -- 18. All The Things You Are -- 19. September Song -- 20. Long Ago And Far Away -- 21. I Remember You -- 22. More Than You Know -- 23. My Funny Valentine.
This 2-CD set collects, for the first time all together and in great sound, 47 of legendary clarinetist Artie Shaw's issued recordings for Decca, made between 1949 and 1955 which include with his big band, Gramercy 5, and as accompanist to vocalists. These recordings have never been available as a collection on CD before.

Signs

September 20, 2017
Lang, Jonny, composer, performer.
[Beverly Hills, CA] : Concord Records, [2017]
1 audio disc (47:15) : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Jonny Lang.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Make it move (3:30) -- Snakes (2:57) -- Last man standing (3:26) -- Signs (5:35) -- What you're made of (4:18) -- Bitter end (4:10) -- Stronger together (3:34) -- Into the light (4:01) -- Bring me back home (5:46) -- Wisdom (4:05) -- Singing songs (5:53).

We're all in this together

August 29, 2017
Trout, Walter, composer, performer.
[United States] : Provogue, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Walter Trout; with various other performers.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Gonna hurt like hell (featuring Kenny Waynbe Shepherd) -- Ain't goin' back (featuring Sonny Landreth) -- The other side of the pillow (featuring Charlie Musselwhite) -- She listens to the blackbird sing (featuring Mike Zito) -- Mr. Davis (featuring Robben Ford) -- The sky is crying (Featuring Warren Haynes) -- Somebody goin' down (featuring Eric Gales) -- She steals my heart away (featuring Edgar Winter) -- Crash and burn (featuring Joe Louis Walker) -- Too much to carry (featuring John Nemeth) -- Do you still see me at all (featuring Jon Trout) -- Got nothin' left (featuring Randy Bachman) -- Blues for Jimmy T. (featuring John Mayall) -- We're all in this together (featuring Joe Bonamassa).

On the surface

August 28, 2017
Smith, Preston (Jazz musician), performer.
[Aliso Viejo, CA] : Innervision Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Compact disc.
Meatballin' (3:49) -- Wondering (3:13) -- I funked it up again (3:33) -- Naturally (4:13) -- That smile (4:04) -- Summertime (3:32) -- Highway 59 (3:36) -- In the pocket again (3:56) -- Sugar (3:42) -- Endless melodies (3:44).

Honestly

August 24, 2017
James, Boney, composer, performer.
Beverly Hills, California : Concord Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Boney James ; with various musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Kicks (4:07) -- Tick tock (4:07) -- On the prowl (4:05) -- Low and slow (4:08) -- Honestly (with Avery Sunshine) (4:25) -- We came to party (4:16) -- Speak easy (4:56) -- Skylark (4:11) -- If I can't hold you (with Eric Roberson) (3:34) -- Up all night (4:10).

Poetry in motion

August 17, 2017
Najee, composer, instrumentalist.
[Newton, New Jersey] : Shanachie, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Najee ; with various musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Stratosphere -- Is it the way (featuring Eric Roberson) -- Let's take it back (featuring Incognito) -- Noche romantica -- We'll be missing you (featuring Will Downing) -- Song for the ladies -- Don't make me wait (featuring Maysa) -- Poetry in motion (featuring Bobby Lyle) -- Running away (featuring Blake Aaron) -- Duology.

Dave Brubeck's greatest hits

August 17, 2017
Brubeck, Dave.
New York, N.Y. : Columbia Legacy, ℗1997.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Dave Brubeck, piano ; Paul Desmond, alto sax ; Eugene Wright, bass ; Joe Morello, drums.
Originally released in 1966.
Compact disc.
Take five (5:24) -- I'm in a dancing mood (2:59) -- In your own sweet way (4:58) -- Camptown races (1:57) -- The duke (6:30) -- It's a raggy waltz (5:12) -- Bossa nova U.S.A. (2:23) -- Trolley song (3:03) -- Unsquare dance (2:00) -- Blue rondo à la Turk (6:44) -- Theme from "Mr. Broadway" (2:27).

Mercy, mercy

August 17, 2017
Buddy Rich Band, performer.
Hollywood, California : Pacific Jazz, [1997]
1 audio disc (62 min.) : CD audio, digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
The Buddy Rich Big Band: Art Pepper, alto sax, flute, clarinet; Charles Owens, alto sax, flute, clarinet; Don Menza, tenor sax, flute; Pat Labarbera, tenor sax, flute; John Laws, baritone sax, bass clarinet; Al Porcino, Bill Prince, Ken Faulk, Dave Culp, trumpets; Jim Trimble, Rick Stepton, Peter Graves, trombones; Walt Namuth, guitar; Joe Azarello, piano; Gary Walters, bass; Buddy Rich, drums.
Tracks 1-8 originally issued as Pacific Jazz ST-20133; tracks 9-11 previously unissued.
Discography and program notes by Leonard Feather and Dean Pratt inserted.
Mercy, mercy, mercy / Josef Zawinul (5:34) -- Preach and teach / Johnny Burch (4:06) -- Channel 1 suite / Bill Reddie (12:50) -- Big Mama Cass / Don Sebesky (3:22) -- Goodbye yesterday / Don Piestrup (6:18) -- Acid truth / Don Menza (5:50) -- Alfie / H. David ; B. Bacharach (3:49) -- Ode to Billy Joe / Bobbie Gentry (3:39) -- Chavala / J. Bock ; S. Harnick (5:20) -- Mr. Lucky / Henry Mancini (5:47) -- Chelsea Bridge / Billy Strayhorn (5:09).

So nice!

August 15, 2017
Benoit, David, composer, instrumentalist.
[New Jersey] : Shanachie, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
David Benoit, piano ; Marc Antoine, guitar.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
French café -- Penthouse in Copacabana -- Só danço samba -- Caminando -- A café au lait Bentley -- All said & done -- Rio deluxe -- Puma trail -- So nice -- Algarve.

Treblemaker

August 4, 2017
Whiteside, Ragan, performer.
[Place of publication not identified] : Randis Music, [2017]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from disc.
Into (0:44) -- Corey's bop (4:08) -- Early arrival (4:15) -- By the moonlight (4:00) -- The sun came up (4:25) -- Let's do this (feat. Tom Browne) (4:40) -- I never told you (4:56) -- Flute funk (feat. Frank McComb) (5:31) -- Love song (feat. marion Meadows) (4:51) -- Mystic vibration (5:11) -- See you at the get down (feat. Bob Baldwin and the PR Experience) (4:46).

Friends

July 31, 2017
Fischer, Kirk, composer, instrumentalist.
[Place of publication not identified] : IDBLM, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Kirk Fischer, piano ; assisting musicians.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Friends -- Dis 'sup -- Kiss on my list -- Reach into your heart -- Shades of gray -- Thunder and lightning -- The way it is -- Bast majority -- Open the eyes of my heart -- Blame it on your own self.

Lay it on down

July 28, 2017
Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band, performer.
Beverly Hills, CA : Concord Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by the Kenny Wayne Shepherd Band.
Title from disc.
Compact disc.
Baby got gone (3:02) -- Diamonds & gold (5:18) -- Nothing but the night (4:55) -- Lay it on down (4:16) -- She's $$$ (4:08) -- Hard lesson learned (4:31) -- Down for love (4:11) -- How low can you go (3:01) -- Louisiana rain (3:52) -- Ride of your life (4:01).

Emotions

July 24, 2017
Hightower, Skinny, performer, producer.
[United States] : Trippin 'N' Rhythm Records, [2017].
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Skinny Hightower ; with accompaniment.
Title from disc.
Full credits printed on container.
Tender (5:28) -- Emotions (5:22) -- The crossroad (4:38) -- Storms (5:30) -- Roses (5:41) -- Taboo (5:26) -- Jubilee (4:28) -- Closer (5:34) -- In the moment (5:14) -- Evolver (4:46) -- Make me believe (4:15) -- I can't help it (4:29) -- Near dawn (4:52) -- Be cool (4:22) -- Edge of forever (3:33).

Blackstreams

July 21, 2017
Beasley, Walter, composer, performer.
[United States] : Affable Records, [2017]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Walter Beasley on saxophone, keyboards, drum programming ; with accompanying musicians.
Full credits inserted in container.
Don't say a word -- Suga walls -- Night cruisin -- Come on over -- Nicole's journey -- Now what.

Feelin' alive

July 21, 2017
Sas, Julian.
[Place of publication not identified] : Cavalier, [2017]
1 audio disc : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Full credits inserted in container.
Compact disc.
Jump for joy -- High and low -- Did you ever wonder -- Fear of falling -- Mercy -- Coming home -- Helping hand -- Highway 61 revisited -- Bullfrog blues.

Bells for the South Side [sound recording]

July 19, 2017
Mitchell, Roscoe, 1940-
[S.l.] : ECM, [2017]
2 audio discs : CD audio, digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Roscoe Mitchell ; with accompaniment.
Title from disc.
Compact discs.
disc 2. Prelude to the card game -- Cards for drums -- And the final hand -- The last chord -- Six gongs and two woodblocks -- R509A Twenty B -- Red moon in the sky ; Odwalla.
Four trios, contrasted and combined at Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago.

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