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2:04 pm
Thu December 18, 2003

WEMU Top 25 Week of December 7, 2003

The top 25 jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU December 7-13, 2003.

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

December 7th through the 13th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 Paul Keller Ensemble - Christmas Songs For Jazz Lovers - PKO (14)

2 Russell Gunn- Mood Swings - High Note (8)

3 James Carter - Gardenias For Lady Day - Columbia (8)

4 Eric Reed - Merry Magic - Max Jazz (7)

5 Randy Sandke - Cliff Hanger - Nagel-Heyer (7)

6 Duke Pearson - Mosaic Select 8: Duke Pearson - Mosaic (7)

7 Jim Payne - Sensei - Savant (6)

8 Red Holloway - Coast To Coast - Milestone (6)

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

10 Malachi Thompson - Blue Jazz - Delmark (5)

11 Houston Person - Social Call - High Note (5)

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

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

14 John Santos & The Machete Ensemble - Brazos Abiertos - Machete (5)

15 Kasper Villaume Quartet - Number Two - Stunt (5)

16 Cassandra Wilson - Glamoured - Blue Note (4)

17 The Great Jazz Trio - Autumn Leaves - 441 (4)

18 George Cables - Looking For The Light - MuseFX (4)

19 Carmen Lundy - Something To Beleive In - Justin Time (4)

20 Garrison Fewell - Red Door Number 11 - Splasch (4)

21 Paul Shapiro - Midnight Minyan - Tzadik (4)

22 Soneros De Verdad - Pasado Y Presente - Pimienta (4)

23 Ryan Kisor - Awakening - Criss Cross (4)

24 William Parker Violin Trio - Scrapbook - Thirsty Ear (4)

25 Nicholas Payton - Sonic Trance - Verve (4)

Blues

1 Dr. John - All By Hisself: Live At The Lonestar - Hyena (8)

2 Al Green - I Can't Stop - Blue Note (6)

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

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

5 Enrico Crivellaro - Key To My Kingdom - Electro-Fi (4)

6 Danny Caron - Good Hands - dannycaron.com (3)

7 Dave Clark's Blues Swingers - Switchin' In The Kitchen - Delmark (3)

8 James "Blood" Ulmer - No Escape From The Blues - Hyena (3)

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

(3)

10 The Allman Brothers - Live At The Atlanta International Pop

Festival - Epic Legacy (3)

11 Various Artists - Gospel Brunch Classics - Rounder (3)

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

13 Ellis Hooks - Up Your Mind - Evidence (2)

14 Corey Harris - Mississippi To Mali - Rounder (2)

15 James Harman - Lonesome Moon Trance - Pacific Blues (2)

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

17 Rory Block - Last Fair Deal - Telarc (2)

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

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

(2)

20 Renee Austin - Sweet Talk - Blind Pig (2)

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

22 Jay McShann - Going To Kansas City - Stony Plain (2)

23 Johnny Taylor - There's No Good In Goodbye - Malaco (2)

24 Luther "Badman" Keith - Thunder In My Blues - BMB (1)

25 Reverend Marc Falconberry - Blues All Live - MS6 (1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 John Santos And The Machete Ensemble - Brazos Abiertos - Machete (5)

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

Pasado Y Presente - Pimienta (4)

3 Los Soneros De Oriente - A Las Orishas - Bedford Music (4)

4 Diego Urcola - Soundances - Sunnyside (3)

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

6 Virginia Rodriguez - Mares Profundos - Edge (2)

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

8 Michael James Turre - Compositions - Illusory (2)

9 Ralph Irizarry - It's Time - Timbalaye (2)

10 Teresa Garcia Caturla - Llego Tete - Pimienta (2)

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

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

13 Diego Amador - Piano Jondo - Milestone (1)

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

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

16 Nelson Angelo - Caterete - Adventure Music (1)

17 Baya - Baya - MuseFX (1)

18 Tambolele - Tambolele - Curtura Fazenda (1)

19 Mike Marshall And Jovino Santos-Neto - Serenate: The Music Of

Hermeto Pascoal - Adventure Music (1)

20 Chucho Valdes - New Conceptions - Blue Note (1)