Top 25 Week of April 25-May 1, 2004

The top 25 new and reissued jazz and blues and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU April 25-May 1, 2004.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz and blues and 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from April 25th through May 1st, 2004. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Wynton Marsalis - The Magic Hour - Blue Note (11)

2 Stefon Harris - Evolution - Blue Note (9)

3 Dizzy Reece - Mosaic Select 11: Dizzy Reece - Mosaic (9)

4 The Bad Plus - Give - Columbia (8)

5 Andy Bey - American Song - Savoy (8)

6 Bill Charlap - Somewhere: Music Of Leonard Bernstein - Blue Note (8)

7 Ted Sirota's Rebel Souls - Breeding Resistence - Delmark (7)

8 Mike LeDonne - Smokin' Live - Savant (7)

9 Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: The Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (6)

10 Diana Krall - The Girl In The Other Room - Verve (5)

11 Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue - Half Note (5)

12 James Carter - Live At Baker's Keyboard Lounge - Warner Brothers (5)

13 Curtis Fuller - Up Jumped Spring - Delmark (5)

14 Fly - Fly - Savoy (5)

15 Dr. Michael White - Dancing In The Sky - Basin Street (5)

16 Paul Vornhagen - Kindred Spirts - PKO (4)

17 World Saxophone Quartet - Experience - Justin Time (4)

18 Steve Fentriss - Early Last Morning - PKO (4)

19 Craig Taborn - Junk Magic - Thirsty Ear (4)

20 Tony Lujan - Tribute - Bella (4)

21 Charles Lloyd And Billy Higgins - Which Way Is East? - ECM (3)

22 Russell Malone - Playground - Max Jazz (3)

23 Jimmy Greene - Forever - Criss Cross (3)

24 Ed Thigpen Scantet - Number One - Stunt (3)

25 Fred Hersch - Fred Hersch Trio Plus Two - Palmetto (3)

Blues

1 Charlie Musselwhite - Sanctuary - Real World (8)

2 Henry Butler - Homeland - Basin Street (7)

3 Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: The Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (6)

4 Keb Mo - Keep It Simple - Epic/Okeh (5)

5 Ellis Hooks - Uncomplicated - Artemis (5)

6 Bob Seeley - Detroit Style Blues And Boogie-Woogie Piano - Bob

Seeley Music (3)

7 Bibb/Block/Muldaur - Sisters And Brothers - Telarc (3)

8 Ron Levy' Wild Kingdom - Finding My Way - Levtron (3)

9 BB & The Blues Shack - Blue Avenue - Cross Cut (3)

10 Hound Dog Taylor - Release The Hound - Alligator (3)

11 The Whoo Doo Band - Bringing Home The Blues - No Cover (2)

12 Pat Boyack - Voices From The Street - Doc Blues (2)

13 Tad Robinson - Do You Ever Wonder? - Severn (2)

14 Jimmy Dawkins - Tell Me, Baby - Fedora (2)

15 Jody Williams - You Left Me In The Dark - Evidence (2)

16 Sunnyland Slim - Highway 61 - Fuel 2000 (2)

17 Johnny A - Get Inside - Favored Nations (1)

18 Mike Morgan & The Crawl - Live In Dallas - Severn (1)

19 The Tonemasters - Going With The Flow - Blues Leaf (1)

20 Robert Lockwood, Jr. - The Legend Live - MC (1)

21 Guitar Shorty - Watch Your Back - Alligator (1)

22 Texas Red - Nothin' Can Save Me Now - Cold Wind (1)

23 Filmore Slim - Funky Mama's House - Fedora (1)

24 Reverend Gary Davis - You Better Be Right - Biograph (1)

25 Robert Pete Williams - Long Way From Home - Fuel 2000 (1)


Afro-Cuban & Brazilian

1 Monty Alexander - Rock Steady - Telarc (6)

2 Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue - Half Note (5)

3 Tony Lujan - Tribute - Bella (4)

4 The Mambo Kings - Marinera - Mambo Kingdom Music (3)

5 Caetano Veloso - A Foreign Sound - Nonesuch (3)

6 Luciana Souza - Neruda - Sunnyside (3)

7 Chembo Corniel - Portrait In Rhythms - Chemboro Recordings (3)

8 Nachito Herrera - Live At The Dakota - Dakota Live (3)

9 Angel Melendez And The 911 Mambo Orchestra - Angel Melendez And The

911 Mambo Orchestra - Latin Street Music (3)

10 Afro-Bop Alliance - Encarnacion - Cubop.com (3)

11 Bonga - Kayeye - Times Square Recordings (3)

12 Miguel Zenon - Ceremonial - Marsalis Music (3)

13 Rhubumba - Rhubumba - Sea Breeze (1)

14 Ray Vega - Squeeze, Squeeze - Palmetto (1)

15 Katia Moraes & Sambaguru - Live - Kufala (1)

16 Francisco Aguabella - Ochimini - Cubop (1)

17 Bio Ritmo - Bio Ritmo - Locutor (1)

18 Andre Bourgeois & Mano Bap - Alta Fidelidade - Urban Jungle (1)

19 Mangueira - Mangueira - Columbia (1)

20 Oliver Lake - Dat Love - Passin' Thru (1)