WEMU Top 25 December 28, 2003 - January 3, 2004

The top 25 jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of December 28, 2003 - January 3, 2004

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from

December 28th, 2003 though January 3rd, 2004. The number in

parentheses tells indicates how many times a disc was played.


Jazz

1 Count Basie And The Orchestra - America's Number One Band: The

Columbia Years - Columbia Legacy (10)

2 Charlie Parker - The Complete Verve Master Takes - Verve (9)

3 Russell Gunn - Mood Swings - High Note (6)

4 James Carter - Gardenias For Lady Day - Columbia (6)

5 Malachi Thompson - Blue Jazz - Delmark (6)

6 Moutin Reunion Quartet - Red Moon - Sunnyside (6)

7 Curtis Amy - Mosaic Select 7: Curtis Amy - Mosaic (6)

8 Wycliffe Gordon - Dig This!! - Criss Cross (5)

9 Randy Sandke - Cliffhanger - Nagel-Heyer (5)

10 Jimmy Cobb's Mob - Cobb's Groove - Milestone (5)

11 Tom Harrell - Wise Children - Bluebird (5)

12 Jim Payne - Sensei - Savant (4)

13 Red Holloway - Coast To Coast - Milestone (4)

14 Cassandra Wilson - Glamoured - Blue Note (4)

15 Josh Roseman Unit - Treats For The Nightwalker - Enja (4)

16 Rob McConnell Tentet - Music Of The Twenties - Justin Time (4)

17 Ralph Peterson - Tests Of Time - Criss Cross (4)

18 Frank Kimbrough - Quickening - Omni Tone (4)

19 George Schuller - Round 'Bout Now - Playscape (4)

20 Gene Ludwig - Hands On - Blues Leaf (4)

21 The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige

And Pablo Recordings - Prestige/Pablo (4)

22 The Great Jazz Trio - Autumn Leaves - 441 (3)

23 Butch Miles - Straight On Till Morning - Nagel-Heyer (3)

24 Either Orchestra - Neo-Modernism - Accurate (3)

25 Tom Lellis - Southern Exposure - Adventure Music (3)

Blues

1 Various Artists - Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues: A Musical

Journey - Hip-O (6)

2 Jimmy Burns - Back To The Delta - Delmark (5)

3 John Lee Hooker - Face To Face - Eagle Entertainment (4)

4 Ellis Hooks - Up Your Mind - Evidence (4)

5 Dr. John - All By Hisself: Live At The Lonestar - Hyena (3)

6 Charles Brown - A Life In The Blues - Rounder (3)

7 Various Artists - Queens Of The Blues - Fuel 2000 (3)

8 Enrico Crivellaro - Key To My Kingdom - Electro-Fi (2)

9 Dave Clark's Blues Swingers - Switchin' In The Kitchen - Delmark (2)

10 Nora Jean Bruso - Nora Jean Bruso Sings The Blues - Red Hurricane

(2)

11 Detroit Junior - Live At The Toledo Museum Of Art - Blue Suit (2)

12 James Harman - Pacific Moon Trance - Pacific Blues (2)

13 Big Bill Morganfield - Blues In The Blood - Blind Pig (2)

14 The Dixie Hummingbirds - Diamond Jubilation - Treasure (2)

15 The Blind Boys Of Alabama - Go Tell It On The Mountain - Real World

(2)

16 Fruteland Jackson - Blues 2.0 - Electro-Fi (2)

17 John Mayall - 70th Birthday Concert - Eagle Entertainment (2)

18 Van Morrison - What's Wrong With This Picture? - Blue Note (2)

19 Various Artists - The Box Of The Blues - Rounder (2)

20 Various Artists - The Modern Blues Story - Fuel 2000 (2)

21 Al Green - I Can't Stop - Blue Note (1)

22 Corey Harris - Mississippi To Mali - Rounder (1)

23 Rory Block - Last Fair Deal - Telarc (1)

24 Renee Austin - Sweet Talk - Blind Pig (1)

25 Al Copley - Jump On It! - One Mind (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 Tom Lellis - Southern Exposure - Adventure Music (3)

2 John Santos And The Machete Ensemble - Brazos Abiertos - Machete (2)

3 Los Soneros De Oriente - A Las Orishas - Bedford Music (2)

4 Diego Urcola - Soundances - Sunnyside (2)

5 Airto Moreira - Life After That - Narada World (2)

6 Mark Weinstein - Tudo De Bom - String Jazz (2)

7 Mike Marshall and Jovino Santos Neto - Serenata: The Music Of

Hermeto Pascoal - Adventure Music (2)

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

9 Havana NRG - Camino Al Cielo - NRG Records (2)

10 Tony Pastrana - Presents New York Latin Jazz - Mambo Maniacs (2)

11 Scott Martin - A Martin Family Christmas - SCM (2)

12 Various - Chill Brazil 2 - Warner Music Latina (2)

13 Soneros De Verdad - Soneros De Verdad Presente Guillermo Rubalcaba:

Pasado Y Presente - Pimienta (1)

14 Michael James Turre - Compositions - Illusory (1)

15 Virginia Rodriguez - Mares Profundos - Edge (1)

16 Ralph Iriazarry - It's Time - Timbalaye (1)

17 Eduardo Mendonca - Brazil In Washington - Show Brazil (1)

18 Truco Y Zaperoko - Musica Universal - Libertad (1)

19 Henry Mora Orchestra - 'Round Midnight - Tropico Records (1)

20 Romero Lubambo - Rio De Janeiro Underground - 441 (1)