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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

January 12, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 1/12/04 9AM ? Noon

Eddie Harris ? The Shadow Of Your Smile
The Best Of Eddie Harris
Atlantic

Jimmy Cobb?s Mob ? Moment To Moment
Cobb?s Groove
Milestone

Yoron Israel ? Syeeda?s Song Flute
Basic Traneing
Ronja Music

David Fathead Newman ? The Gift
The Gift
High Note

John Coltrane ? Bags And Trane
Complete Atlantic Recordings
Rhino

Stephanie Porter ? Undecided
Mood Swings
Stephanieporter.com

January 11, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Josh Ludy 1/11/04 Midnight-5AM

Dizzy Gillespie ? Swing Low Sweet Cadillac
Swing Low Sweet Cadillac
Impulse

Rahsaan Roland Kirk ? Fly Town Nose Blues
Compliments Of The Mysterious Phantom
Hyena

Rahsaan Roland Kirk ? Volunteered Slavery
Compliments Of The Mysterious Phantom
Hyena

Ryan Kisor ? The Awakening
The Awakening
Criss Cross

George Colligan ? Mad Science
Mad Science
Sunny Sky

January 10, 2004

89.1 Jazz With John Patrick 1/10/04 Midnight ? 5AM

Terence Blanchard ? Anatomy Of A Murder
Jazz in Film
Sony Classical

Ralph Peterson ? Neo Terra
Tests Of Time
Criss Cross

Steve Swallow ? Item 1
Damaged In Transit
WATT

James Ilgenfritz III ? Rag
James Ilgenfritz And The Anagram Ensemble
Ilgensounds

Into The Freylakh ? Spanakopita
Into The Freylakh
Into The Freylakh

January 9, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Luke Woods 1/9/04 Midnight ? 5AM

Art Pepper ? Samba Mom-Mom
San Francisco Samba: Art Pepper Live At The Keystone Korner
Contemporary

Zachary Breaux ? Picadillo
Groovin?
NYC Records

Richard Groove Holmes ? Moanin?
On Basie?s Bandstand
Prestige

Jimmy Smith ? Papa?s Got A Brand New Bag
Damn!
Verve

The David Leonhardt Trio ? Witch Hunt
In The Moment
Big Bang

Frank Kimbrough Trio ? Quickening
Quickening
Omni Tone

January 8, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 1/8/04 9AM ? Noon

Jimmy Smith ? Fungii Mama
The Best Of Jimmy Smith
Blue Note

Paul Silbergleit ? Silbertones
My New Attitude
Silberspoon

Horace Silver ? Hallelujah To Ya
Rockin With Rachmaninoff
Bop City

Bill Cunliffe Sextet ? Heads On Tails
How My Heart Sings
Torii

Stephanie Porter ? Dream Dancing
Mood Swings
Stephanieporter.com

John McLaughlin ? The Dolphin
Thieves And Poets
Verve

January 7, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 1/07/04 9AM ? Noon

Dennis Tini ? One Day At A Time
The Eyes Of Youth
Nicole Tini Music

Red Holloway ? Struttin? With Julie
Coast To Coast
Milestone

Butch Miles ? Frank?s Blues
Straight On Till Morning
Nagel-Heyer

Clark Terry ? Mule?s Soft Claw
Having Fun
Delos

Slam Stewart And Major Holley ? Mama Don?t Allow No Bass Playing Here
Two Big Mice
Black And Blue

January 6, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 1/06/04 9AM ? Noon

Butch Miles ? Cute
Straight On Till Morning
Nagel-Heyer

David Newman ? Unchain My Heart
The Gift
High Note

Ray Charles ? Lonely Avenue
Genius Plus Soul: The 50th Anniversary Collection
Rhino

Dr. John ? Average Kind Of Guy
All By Hisself: Live At The Lonestar
Hyena

Charles Brown ? All My Life
A Life In The Blues
Rounder

Gene Ludwig ? Baby, Don?t You Go ?Way Mad
Hands On
Blues Leaf

January 5, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 1/05/04 9AM-Noon

Houston Person- Stolen Sweets
Social Call
High Note

Dexter Gordon ? Shiny Stockings
The Complete Blue Note Sixties Sessions
Blue Note

Rale Micic ? Winter Clouds
Bridges
CTA Records

Neil Andersson ? Le Ciel Azur
C?est Si Bon
Modern Hot Records

Tom Saunders And The Wild Bill Davidson Legacy Band ? At The Jazz Band Ball
Call Of The Wild
Arbors Jazz

January 4, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Guest Host John Patrick 1/04/04 Midnight ? 5AM

Dizzy Gillespie ? Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac
Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac
Impulse

Malachi Thompson ? Get On The Train
Blue Jazz
Delmark

Malachi Thompson ? Black Metropolis
Blue Jazz
Delmark

Revolutionary Snake Ensemble ? Parade
Year Of The Snake
Innova

Chucho Valdes ? Sin Clave Pero Con Swing
New Conceptions
Blue Note

Tom Harrell ? Paz
Wise Children
Bluebird

January 3, 2004

89.1 Jazz With John Patrick 1/3/04 Midnight-5AM

Art Blakey ? A Night In Tunisia
A Night In Tunisia
Bluebird

Wayne Shorter ? Sacajawea
Alegria
Verve

James Ilgenfritz III ? Rag
James Ilgenfritz III And The Anagram Ensemble
Ilgensounds

The Revolutionary Snake Ensemble ? Call For All Demons
The Year Of Snake
Innova

Paul Shapiro ? Freigish Behavior
Midnight Minyan
Tzadik

January 2, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Luke Woods 1/2/04 Midnight-5AM

Lady Smith Black Mambazo ? Uzube Nami Baba
Umthombo Wamazi
Shanachie

Jimmy Cliff ? Sitting In Limbo
In Concert: The Best Of Jimmy Cliff
Warner Brothers

Thornetta Davis ? I Just Wanna Make Love To You
Covered Live At The Music Menu
Lady T

Harmonica Shah ? Tell It To Your Landlord
Tell It To Your Landlord
Electro-Fi

The Black Keys ? Hold Me In Your Arms
Thickfreakness
Fat Possum

January 1, 2004

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 1/1/04 9AM ? Noon

The Modern Jazz Quartet ? Nature Boy
The Complete Modern Jazz Quartet Prestige And Pablo Recordings
Prestige/Pablo

Susannah McCorkle ? I Concentrate On You
I?ll Take Romance
Concord

Butch Miles ? Cute
Straight On Till Morning
Nagel ? Heyer

Red Holloway ? Indian Summer
Coast To Coast
Milestone

Flutology ? Pretty Is
First Date
Capri

Kurt Elling ? Never, My Love
Man In The Air
Blue Note

December 31, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 12/31/03 9AM ? Noon

Dr. Lonnie Smith ? Tropicalia
Boogaloo To Beck
Scufflin?

Gene Ludwig ? Groove Yard
Hands On
Blue Leaf

Gerry Mulligan ? Black Nightgown
The Complete Verve Gerry Mulligan Concert Jazz Band Sessions
Mosaic

Blue Wisp Big Band ? Where Or When
A Night At The Wisp
Sea Breeze

Benny Carter ? Blues My Naughty Sweetie Gave To Me
Jazz Giant
Contemporary

WEMU listeners and staff picks for the best of 2003.

Results are in for the WEMU 2003 Year End Music Poll. WEMU listeners and staff selected the top albums of 2003 in the categories of Jazz, Blues, and Cuban/Brazilian/World and more:

December 29, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Guest Host Wendy Wright 12/29/03 9AM ? Noon

Leroy Jones ? C Jam Shuffle
Back To My Roots
Player-Productions.com

Butch Miles ? Outside Inn
Straight On Till Morning
Nagel-Heyer

Bud Freeman ? It Had To Be You
The Bud Freeman All-Star Swing Sessions
Prestige

Rob McConnell Tentet ? You Do Something To Me
Music Of The Twenties
Justin Time

Various (Tierney Sutton) ? My Funny Valentine
The Cooler Soundtrack
Commotion

December 30, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 12/30/03 9AM ? Noon

Horace Silver ? Song For My Father
Song For My Father
Blue Note

Paul Keller Ensemble ? Snowfall
Christmas Songs For Jazz Lovers
PKO

Duke Ellington ? Take The A Train
Ellington Uptown
Columbia

Count Basie And The Orchestra - 9:20 Special
America?s Number One Band: The Columbia Years
Columbia Legacy

Woody Herman ? Woodchopper?s Ball
Blowin? Up A Storm
Columbia Legacy

December 28, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Josh Ludy 12/28/03 Midnight ? 2AM

Miles Davis ? On The Corner
On The Corner
Columbia

Sun Ra ? Where Pathways Meet
Languidity
Evidence

Sun Ra ? That?s How I Feel
Languidity
Evidence

Jim Payne ? Usta B Chicken Lickin?
Sensei
Savant

Jim Payne ? Peaches
Sensei
Savant

Lonnie Smith ? The Scream
Live At Club Mozambique
Blue Note

The Dirty Dozen ? We Got Robbed
Medicated Magic
Ropeadope

December 27, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Guest Host Luke Woods 12/27/03 Midnight ? 5AM

Michael Rabinowitz ? Take A Chill Pill
Bassoon On Fire
Cats Paw Records

Mario Pavone ? Blue Rex
Orange
Playscape

Steve Coleman ? Eight Base Probing
On The Rising Of The 64 Paths
Label Bleu

Manhattan Saxophone Ensemble ? A La Monk
The Dogwalk
GPC

Frank Kimbrough ? Chant
Quickening
Omni Tone

December 26, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Luke Woods 12/26/03 Midnight ? 5AM

Blind Boys Of Alabama ? Silent Night
Go Tell It On The Mountain
Real World

Various (The Birmingham Sunlights) ? Gospel Train
Gospel Brunch
Rounder

Various (The Holmes Brothers) ? Up Above My Head
Gospel Brunch
Rounder

John Scofield ? Do Like Eddie
Hand Jive
Blue Note

John Scofield ? I Break 4 Monster Booty
Uberjam
Verve

Dennis Chambers ? D.B.D.
Front Page
Sunnyside

December 25, 2003

89.1 With Linda Yohn 12/25/03 9AM ? Noon

Sam Pilafian & Frank Vignola ? Frosty The Snowman
Christmas With Travelin? Light
Telarc

Clark Terry ? Meet The Flintstones
Having Fun
Delos

Wynton Marsalis ? Sleigh Ride
Crescent City Christmas Card
Columbia

Bob Wilber & The Tuxedo Big Band ? Tuxedo Stomp
More Never Recorded Arrangements For Benny Goodman, Volume Two
Arbors Jazz

Don Byron ? Bounce Of The Sugar Plum Fairies
Bug Music
Nonesuch

December 24, 2003

Jazz With Linda Yohn 12/24/03 9AM ? Noon

Eric Reed ? The Christmas Song
Merry Magic
Max Jazz

Various (Junior Mance) ? O, Tannenbaum
A Jazz Piano Christmas
NPR Classics

Various (Lou Rawls) ? Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Jingle Bell Jam: Jazz Christmas Classics
Rhino

Mike Holober ? Stardust
Canyon
Sons Of Sound

Charles Lloyd ? Your Are So Beautiful
Lift Every Voice
ECM

December 23, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 12/23/03 9AM ? Noon

Various (Pillars Of West Coast Jazz) ? Winter Wonderland
Jazz Yule Love
Mack Avenue

Various (Dave Brubeck & Gerry Mulligan) ? Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Santa?s Bag: An All-Star Jazz Christmas
Telarc

Kasper Villaume ? Bubbles
Number Two
Stunt

Neil Anderson ? Douce Ambiance
C?est Si Bon
Modern Hot Records

Django Reinhardt ? Exactly Like You
Djangologie/USA
Disques Swing

December 22, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 12/22/03 9AM ? Noon

Various (Dexter Gordon) ? Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
Yule Struttin?
Blue Note

James Carter ? Sunset
Gardenias For Lady Day
Columbia

John Hicks ? Almost Spring
Fatha?s Day: An Earl Hines Songbook
High Note

John McLaughlin ? The Dolphin
Thieves And Poets
Verve

Paul Keller Ensemble ? Snowfall
Christmas Songs For Jazz Lovers
PKO

December 21, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Josh Ludy 12/21/03 Midnight ? 5AM

Miles Davis ? Miles Runs The Voodoo Down
Bitches Brew
Columbia Legacy

Nicholas Payton ? Fela Pt. 1
Sonic Trance
Warner Brothers

Malachi Thompson ? Blues For A Saint Called Louis
Blue Jazz
Delmark

Dizzy Gillespie ? Swing Low Sweet Cadillac
Swing Low Sweet Cadillac
Impulse

Rahsaan Roland Kirk ? Fly Town Nose Blues
Bright Moments
Rhino

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