WEMU Top 25 Week of November 23, 2003

The top 25 jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on 89.1, the week of November 23-29, 2003.

Following are the 25 most-played new and reissued jazz, blues, and Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from November 23rd through the 29th. The number in parentheses tell indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

1 James Carter - Gardenias For Lady Day - Columbia (10)

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

Columbia Years - Columbia Legacy (10)

3 Russell Gunn- Mood Swings - High Note (7)

4 Jackie Ryan - This Heart Of Mine - Open Art (7)

5 The Modern Jazz Quartet - The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige

And Pablo Recordings - Prestige/Pablo (7)

6 Benny Carter - Jazz Giant - Contemporary (6)

7 The Great Jazz Trio - Autumn Leaves - 441 (5)

8 Jimmy Cobb;s Mob - Cobb's Groove - Milestone (5)

9 Ralph Peterson - Tests Of Time - Criss Cross (5)

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

11 Oscar Peterson - Dimensions: A Compendium Of The Pablo Years -

Pablo (5)

12 Malachi Thompson - Blue Jazz - Delmark (4)

13 Cassandra Wilson - Glamoured - Blue Note (4)

14 Diego Urcola - Soundances - Sunnyside (4)

15 Ernestine Anderson - Love Makes The Changes - High Note (4)

16 Ricardo Silveira - Noite Clara - Adventure Music (4)

17 Gil Evans - Gil Evans Plus Ten - Prestige SACD (4)

18 Red Holloway - Coast To Coast - Milestone (3)

19 Houston Person - Social Call - High Note (3)

20 Abbey Lincoln - It's Me - Verve (3)

21 George Cables - Looking For The Light - MuseFX (3)

22 Wycliffe Gordon - Dig This!! - Criss Cross (3)

23 Rodney Jones - Soul Manifesto Live - Savant (3)

24 Phil Urso And Carl Saunders - Phil Urso And Carl Saunders Salute

Chet Baker - Jazzed Media (3)

25 Henry Johnson - Organic - A440 (3)

Blues

1 Ellis Hooks - Up Your Mind - Evidence (7)

2 Al Copley - Jump On It! - One Mind (7)

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

Journey - Hip-O (7)

4 James Harman - Lonesome Moon Trance - Pacific Blues (4)

5 Bernard "Pretty" Purdie - Purdie Good Cookin' - bernardpurdie.com

(4)

6 Robert Cray - Phone Booth - Hightone (4)

7 Taj Mahal - Blues With A Feeling: The Best Of Taj Mahal - Private

Music (4)

8 Eric Bibb - Natural Light - Earth Beat! (3)

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

10 Detroit Junior - Live At The Toledo Museum Of Art - Blue Suit (3)

11 Robert Bradley's Blackwater Surprise - Still Lovin' You - Vanguard

(3)

12 Chris Cain - Hall Of Shame - Blue Rock'It (3)

13 Various Artists - Bay Area Funk - Ubiquity (3)

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

15 John Lee Hooker - Face To Face - Eagle Entertainment (2)

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

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

18 Chef Chris And The Nairobi Trio - You're Going To Jail And Your Car

Is Too - chefchrisblues.com

19 E.C. Scott - The Other Side Of Me - Black Bud (2)

20 Teeny Tucker - First Class Woman - Hot Rod Records (2)

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

(2)

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

23 Jay McShann - Goin' To Kansas City - Stony Plain (2)

24 John Hammond - At The Crossroads - Vanguard (2)

25 Alberta Adams With The Rhythm Rockers - I'm On The Move - Eastlawn

(1)

Afro-Cuban and Brazilian

1 Diego Urcola - Soundances - Sunnyside (4)

2 Ricardo Silveira - Noite Clara - Adventure Music (4)

3 John Santos And The Machete Ensemble - Brazos Abiertos - Machete (3)

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

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

Hermeto Pascoal - Adventure Music (2)

6 Estrella Morente - My Songs And A Poem - Real World (2)

7 Martirio - Mucho Corazon - Sunnyside (2)

8 Diego Amador - Piano Jondo - Milestone (2)

9 Claudio Roditi - Three For One - Nagel-Heyer (2)

10 Various Artists - Festival In Havana - Milestone (2)

11 Astor Piazzolla - Adios Nonino - Circular Moves (2)

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

13 Airto Moreira - Life After That - Narada World (1)

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

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

16 Richard Galliano - Piazzolla Forever - Dreyfus (1)

17 Michael James Turre - Compositions - Illusory (1)

18 Mark Weinstein - Tudo De Bom: Music From Hermeto Pascoal - String

Jazz (1)

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

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