Radio
3:53 pm
Tue September 23, 2003

Top 25 Jazz, Blues, Cuban, and Brazilian CDs Week of September 14, 2003

The top 25 jazz, blues, Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU September 14-21, 2003.

The number in parentheses tells you how many a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Michael Brecker Quindectet - Wide Angles - Verve (8)

2 Poncho Sanchez - Out Of Sight! - Concord Picante (8)

3 Avishai Cohen - Lyla - Raz Daz (7)

4 Ron Blake - Lest We Forget - Mack Avenue (7)

5 Chucho Valdes - New Conceptions - Blue Note (6)

6 Ron Carter - The Golden Striker - Blue Note (5)

7 Cyrus Chestnut Trio - You Are My Sunshine - Warner Brothers (5)

8 Javon Jackson - Easy Does It - Palmetto (5)

9 Terence Blanchard - Bounce - Blue Note (5)

10 Eric Reed - E-Bop - Savant (5)

11 Guy Klucesvek And Phillip Johnston - Tales From The Cryptic -

Winter & Winter (5)

12 David Binney - South - ACT (5)

13 William Parker Violin Trio - Scrapbook - Thirsty Ear (5)

14 Branford Marsalis - Romare Bearden Revealed - Marsalis Music (5)

15 Gerald Wilson Orchestra - New York, New Sound - Mack Avenue (4)

16 Marty Ehlich - Line On Love - Palmetto (4)

17 Dianne Reeves - A Little Moonlight - Blue Note (4)

18 Dave Holland - Extended Play: Live At Birdland - ECM (4)

19 Kurt Elling - Man In The Air - Blue Note (4)

20 Ernie Andrews - Jump For Joy - Savant (4)

21 Papo Vazquez - Carnival In San Juan - Cubop (4)

22 Doug MacDonald - Turn - Sea Breeze (4)

23 Monty Alexander - Impressions In Blue - Telarc (4)

24 Ingrid Jensen & Project O - Now As Then - Justin Time (4)

25 Kurt Rosenwinkel - Heartcore - Verve (4)

Blues

1 James "Blood" Ulmer - No Escape From The Blues - Hyena (8)

2 RJ's Rhythm Rockers - Live At "The Menu" - No Cover (4)

3 Jay McShann - Goin' To Kansas City - Stony Plain (4)

4 Various Artists - Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: Piano Blues -

Columbia Legacy (4)

5 Various Artists - Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: The Soul Of A

Man - Columbia Legacy (4)

6 Eric Bibb - Natural Light - Earth Beat (3)

7 Tab Benoit - The Sea Saint Sessions - Telarc (3)

8 Robert Cray - Time Will Tell - Sanctuary (3)

9 Irene Reid - Movin' Out - Savant (3)

10 Muddy Waters - Muddy "Mississippi" Waters Live: Legacy Edition -

Epic Legacy (3)

11 B.B. King - Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: B.B. King -

Columbia Legacy (3)

12 Various Artists - Johnny's Blues: A Tribute To Johnny Cash -

Northern Blues (2)

13 Various Artists - Highlights From The Fouth Annual Blues And Boogie

Piano Summit - 1-2-3 Records (2)

14 Otis Taylor - Truth Is Not Fiction - Telarc (2)

15 Anson Funderburgh - Which Way Is Texas? - Bullseye (2)

16 Duke Robillard - Exalted Lover - Stony Plain (2)

17 Various Artists - Shout, Sister, Shout: A Tribute To Sister Rosetta

Tharpe - MC (2)

18 Jackie Payne-Steve Edmonson Band - Partners In The Blues - Burnside

(2)

19 Calvin Cooke - Heaven - Dare (2)

20 Big Dave McLean - Blues From The Middle - Stony Plain (2)

21 Chris Duarte - Romp - Zoe (2)

22 Various Artists - Vanthology: A Tribute To Van Morrison - Evidence

(2)

23 Various Artists - Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: Feels Like

Goin' Home - Columbia Legacy (2)

24 Bessie Smith - Martin Scorses Presents The Blues: Bessie Smith -

Columbia Legacy (2)

25 Various Artists - Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: Warming By

The Devil's Fire - Columbia Legacy (2)

Cuban and Brazilian


1 Poncho Sanchez - Out Of Sight! - Concord Picante (8)

2 Chucho Valdes - New Conceptions - Blue Note (6)

3 Papo Vazquez Pirates And Troubadours - Carnival In San Juan - Cubop

(4)

4 Rosa Passos And Ron Carter - Entre Amigos - Chesky (3)

5 Various - Chega De Saudade: Historia Da Bossa Nova - Iris Musique

(3)

6 Scott Martin - Cafe Cubano - SCM (2)

7 Baden Powell - O Universo Musical De Baden Powell - Sunnyside (2)

8 Milton Nasciemento - Travessia - Iris Musique (2)

9 Chris Washburne And The Syotos Band - Trouble In Paradise -

Jazzheads (3)

10 Caribbean Jazz Project - Bird Of A Feather - Concord (1)

11 Jovino Santos Neto Quinteto - Canto Do Rio - Liquid City (1)

12 Yo-Yo Ma - Obrigado Brazil - Sony Classical (1)

13 Oscar Stagnaro - Mariella's Dream - Song-O-Saurus (1)

14 Mamborama - Entre La Habana Y El Yuma - Cuba Chevere (1)

15 Roberto Occhipinti - The Cusp - Modica (1)

16 Annette Aguilar And Stringbeans - Special Friends - Eagle Seeks

Salmon Productions (1)

17 Andrea Brachfeld - Son Charanga - Latin Cool (1)

18 Omar Sosa - A New Life - Ota (1)

19 Oscar Castro-Neves - Playful Heart - Mack Avenue (1)

20 Caetano Veloso - The Best Of Caetano Veloso - Nonesuch (1)