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Top 25 jazz, blues, latin, Afro-Cuban, and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU the week of September 28.

Following are the 25 most-played current and reissued jazz, blues, latin, Afro-Cuban, and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from September 28th through October 4th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

October 8, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 10/08/03 9AM ? Noon

Art Farmer ? Benny Golson Jazztet ? Hi Fly
Blues On Down
Chess

Phil Urso And Carl Saunders ? Baby Breeze
Phil Urso And Carl Saunders Salute Chet Baker
Jazzed Media

Tim Laughlin ? Crescent City Moon
The Isle Of Orleans
Gentilly

The Kings Of Jazz Featuring Kenny Davern ? Sweet Georgia Brown
Live In Concert 1974
Arbors Jazz

Sidney Bechet ? Indian Summer
Il Grande De Jazz: Sidney Bechet
Il Grande De Jazz

October 7, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 10/07/03 9AM- Noon

Curtis Fuller ? Blue Lawson
New Trombone
Prestige

Sherman Mitchell ? Rounion
Sherm In ?N? Out
Slim

Johnny Hodges ? The Gal From Joes
Johny Hodges With The Billy Strayhorn Orchestra
Verve

Count Basie ? Topsy
Complete Decca Recordings
Decca

Chick Webb ? Midnight In A Madhouse
Spinnin? The Webb
Decca

Cab Calloway ? Hi De Ho Man
HI De Ho Man
Columbia

October 6, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 10/6/03 9AM-Noon

Stan Getz ? Feijoada
Bossas And Ballads: The Lost Sessions
Verve

Stan Getz ? The Girl From Ipanema
The Artistry Of Stan Getz
Verve

Ron Blake ? Asalto Navideno
Lest We Forget
Mack Avenue

Dirty Dozen Brass Band ? Open Up
Whatcha Gonna Do For The Rest Of Your Life?
Columbia

Fra Fra Sound ? Family Meetings
Kultiplex
Pramisi

October 5, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Josh Ludy 10/5/03 Midnight-5AM

Miles Davis ? Spanish Key
It?s About That Time
Columbia

Cyrus Chestnut ? Precious Lord
You Are My Sunshine
Warner Brothers

Eric Reed ? Ain?t Nothing Wrong With That
E-Bop
Savant

Wycliffe Gordon ? On The Spot
United Soul Experience
Criss Cross

Eric Alexander ? Nightlife In Toyko
Night In Tokyo
Milestone

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

October 4, 2003

89.1 Jazz With John Patrick 10/04/03 Midnight ? 5AM

Jimmy Smith ? The Champ
A New Sound, A New Star Vol. II
Blue Note

Jesse Van Ruller ? Circles
Circles
Criss Cross

Tony Monaco Trio And Joey DeFrancesco Trio ? Flat Tire
A New Generation: Paesanos On The New B-3
Summit

Jason Moran ? Planet Rock
The Bandwagon
Blue Note

Dave Holland ? Prime Directive
Extended Play: Live At Birdland
ECM

Steve Turre ? Shorty
Lotus Flower
Verve

October 3, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Guest Host Chrysta Cherrie 10/3/03 Midnight-5AM

Charles Mingus ? II B.S.
Mingus, Mingus, Mingus, Mingus
Impulse

Pierre Labbe ? Video Games
Risque Et Pendule
Pierre Labbe

Steve Coleman ? Dizzy Atmosphere
On The Rising Of The G4 Paths
Label Bleu

Joe Henderson ? Earth
The Elements
Milestone

Ted Sirota?s Rebel Souls ? Tubby
V.S. The Forces Of Evil
Naim

October 2, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 10/2/03 9AM ? Noon

Wycliffe Gordon ? It Don?t Mean A Thing
Slidin Home
Nagel- Heyer

Linda Tate ? Tulip Or Turnip
We Speak Duke
Southport

Branford Marsalis ? I?m Slappin? Seventh Avenue
Romare Bearden Revealed
Marsalis Music

Woody Herman ? Early Autumn
Capitol Jazz Classics, Vol. 9
Capitol

Stacey Kent ? ?Tis Autumn
The Boy Next Door
Candid

Stan Getz ? El Sueno
Bossas And Ballads: The Lost Session
Verve

October 1, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 10/1/03 9AM-Noon

Dexter Gordon ? Jodi
Club House
Blue Note

Barry Harris ? 7-4-3
Live In New York
Reservoir

Sarah Vaughan ? Lullaby Of Birdland
The Definitive Sarah Vaughan
Verve

Michiko Ogawa ? S? Wonderful
It?s All About Love!
Arbors Jazz

Stacey Kent ? Ooh, Shoobee Doobee
The Boy Next Door
Candid

Dizzy Gillespie ? Con Alma
The Sonny Rollins ? Sonny Stitt Sessions
Verve

September 30, 2003

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

Modern Jazz Quartet ? Ko-Ko
For Ellington
East-West

Doug MacDonald ? 920 Special
Turn
Sea Breeze

Geoff Muldaur?s Futuristic Ensemble ? In A Mist
Private Astronomy: A Vision Of The Music Of Bix Beiderbecke
Edge

Ella Fitzgerald ? Blue Skies
First Lady Of Song
Verve

Clark Terry ? Mumbles
Having Fun
Delos

Ray Brown ? Lined With A Groove
Walk On
Telarc

September 29, 2003

89.1 Jazz With Linda Yohn 9/29/03 9AM ? Noon

Ahmad Jamal ? The Awakening
The Awakening
Impulse

McCoy Tyner ? Contemplation
Land Of Giants
Telarc

Milt Jackson ? Opus Pocus
Opus De Jazz
Savoy

Flutology ? Bebop
First Date
Capri

Jovino Santos Neto ? Pedra Branca
Canto Do Rio
Liquid City

Mike Marshall And Jovino Santos Neto ? Tertulia
Serenata: The Music Of Hermeto Pascoal
Adventure Music

The 25 most-played jazz, blues, Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on 89.1 from September 21st through the 27th.

Following are the 25 most-played jazz and blues CDs and 20 most-played Afro-Cuban and Brazilian CDs on 89.1 from September 21st through the 27th. The number in parentheses indicates how many times a disc was played.

Jazz

The top 25 jazz, blues, Cuban and Brazilian CDs played on WEMU September 14-21, 2003.

The number in parentheses tells you how many a disc was played.

Jazz

Listen to the radio companion series to Martin Scorcese's PBS documentary on the blues, every Sunday at 6 p.m. through December 28.

In honor of 2003, the Year of the Blues, 89.1, WEMU, is broadcasting The Blues: The Radio Series, the companion series to Martin Scorcese?s PBS documentary, Sundays at 6:00 p.m., through Sunday, December 28. Portraits in Blue, which is normally carried at that time, has temporarily moved to Fridays at 11:00 p.m. Beale Street Caravan, regularly broadcast Friday nights, is on hiatus through the end of the year.

Getting to know the oddly informative Adam Felber, panelist of NPR's Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!, which will be featured as a part of this year's Ann Arbor Summer Festival.

89.1, WEMU, and Music Director Linda Yohn, pick up awards at JazzWeek summit in Rochester NY.

89.1, WEMU was named Station of the Year and Music Director, Linda Yohn, was named Music Director of the Year, in the small market category, at the 2003 JazzWeek Jazz Summit in Rochester NY, June 5-7.

Getting to know the oddly informative Mo Rocca, panelist of NPR's Wait Wait...Don't Tell Me!, which will be featured as a part of this year's Ann Arbor Summer Festival.

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