WEMU Top 25 April 11-17, 2004

The top 25 jazz and blues and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of April 11, 2004

Following are the 25 most-played current and reissued jazz and blues CDs and top 20 Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from April 11th through the 17th. The number in parentheses indicates how

many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Wynton Marsalis - The Magic Hour - Blue Note (8)

2 David "Fathead" Newman - Song For The New Man - High Note (8)

3 Charles Lloyd & Billy Higgins - Which Way Is East? - ECM (8)

4 Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue - Half Note (6)

5 The Bad Plus - Give - Columbia (6)

6 James Carter - Live At Baker's Keyboard Lounge - Warner Brothers (6)

7 Monty Alexander - Rock Steady - Telarc (6)

8 Ted Sirota's Rebel Souls - Breeding Resistance - Delmark (6)

9 Jimmy Greene - Forever - Criss Cross (5)

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

11 Pyeng Threadgill - Sweet Home: Music Of Robert Johnson - Random

Chance (5)

12 Curtis Fuller - Up Jumped Spring - Delmark (4)

13 Sonia Santana - Havana Dreams - Odyssey (4)

14 Claudia Acuna - Luna - Max Jazz (4)

15 Ben Sidran - Nick's Bump - Liquid 8 (4)

16 Gary Burton - Generations - Concord (4)

17 Jim Rotondi - The Pleasure Dome - Sharp Nine (4)

18 Marc Seales - A Time, A Place, A Journey - Origin (4)

19 Rhubamba - Rhubamba - Sea Breeze (4)

20 The Metz Family - Metz'n Around: Late Night Party With The Metz

Family And Friends - Arbors Jazz (4)

21 Dave Douglas - Strange Liberation - Bluebird (3)

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

23 World Saxophone Quartet - Experience - Justin Time (3)

24 Joe Magnarelli/John Swana - New York-Philly Junction - Criss Cross

(3)

25 Kerry Strayer Septet - Mentor - Rhombus (3)

Blues

1 Charlie Musselwhite - Sanctuary - Real World (5)

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

Chance (5)

3 Little Richard - Get Down With It - Epic Legacy (5)

4 Mahalia Jackson - The Essential Mahalia Jackson - Columbia Legacy

(5)

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

6 Bibb/Block/Muldaur - Sisters And Brothers - Telarc (4)

7 Bob Seeley - Detroit Style Blues And Boogie Piano - Bob Seeley

Music (3)

8 Pat Boyack - Voices From The Street - Doc Blues (3)

9 Sunnyland Slim - Highway 61 - Fuel 2000 (3)

10 Ellis Hooks - Uncomplicated - Artemis (2)

11 Arthur Adams - The Soul Of The Blues - PM (2)

12 George Friend - Looka Here - Blues Leaf (2)

13 Ron Levy's Wild Kingdom - Finding My Way - Levtron (2)

14 Johnny A - Get Inside - Favored Nations (2)

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

16 Various - Bare Blues - Blind Pig (2)

17 Jeffrey P. Ross - My Pleasure - Doc Blues (1)

18 Otis Taylor - Double V - Telarc (1)

19 Jimmy Dawkins - Tell Me, Baby - Fedora (1)

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

21 Ruby Hayes - Ruby's Blues - Princess House (1)

22 Olabelle - Ollabelle - Columbia (1)

23 Paul Geremia - Love, Murder & Mosquitos - Red House (1)

24 Barbara Blue - Memphis: Third & Beale - Big Blue (1)

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


Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 Conrad Herwig - Another Kind Of Blue - Half Note (6)

2 Monty Alexander - Rock Steady - Telarc (6)

3 Sonia Santana - Havana Dreams - Odyssey (4)

4 Claudia Acuna - Luna - Max Jazz (4)

5 Rhubumba - Rhubumba - Sea Breeze (4)

6 Ramon Valle Trio - No Escape - ACT (3)

7 Ray Vega - Squeeze, Squeeze - Palmetto (3)

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

9 Luis Munoz - Vida - Pelin Music (2)

10 Katia Moraes & Sambaguru - Live - Kufala (2)

11 Caetano Veloso - A Foreign Sound - Nonesuch (2)

12 New York Louie/Friends - Follow Me, Follow My Groove - Rhythm Works

(2)

13 Quinteto Pixinguinha - Quinteto Pixinguinha - Quintete Pixinguinha

(2)

14 Luciana Souza - Neruda - Sunnyside (1)

15 Chembo Corniel - Portrait In Rhythms - Chemboro Recordings (1)

16 Klazz Brothers/Cuba Percussion - Classic Meets Cuba - Sony

Classical (1)

17 Francisco Aguabella - Ochimini - Cubop (1)

18 Nino Torrente/Son De Hoy - Nino Torrente/Son De Hoy - Nino Torrente

(1)

19 Nachito Herrera - Live At The Dakota - Dakota Live (1)

20 Angel Melendez/911 Mambo Orchestra - Angel Melendez & 911 Mambo

Orchestra - Latin Street Music (1)