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  • Interests drawing, printmaking, painting

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  1. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Wayne Shorter – Night Dreamer (Blue Note) — With Lee Morgan, McCoy Tyner, Reggie Workman, Elvin Jones
  2. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Jon Hassell – Last night the moon came dropping its clothes in the street (ECM Records) Collective personnel: Jon Hassell—trumpet, keyboards; Peter Freeman—bass, laptop; Jan Bang—live sampling; Jamie Muhoberac—keyboard, laptop; Rick Cox—guitar, loops; Kheir Eddine M’Kachiche—violin; Eivind Aarset—guitar; Helge Norbakken—drums; Pete Lockett—drums; Dino J.A. Deane—live sampling; Steve Shehan—percussion
  3. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Andrew Hill – unreleased 1967 septet session [(E) on Mosaic Select 16 box] (Blue Note / Mosaic ) — Sam Rivers (f, ss, ts), Robin Kenyatta (as), Andrew Hill (p, org), Cecil McBee (b), Teddy Robinson (d), Nadi Qamar (slb, kal, per)
  4. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Carnival Skin – Carnival Skin (Nemu Records) — Bruce Eisenbeil (guitar); Perry Robinson (clarinet); Peter Evans (trumpet, piccolo trumpet); Hilliard Greene (double bass); Klaus Kugel (drums)
  5. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Bill Perkins – Just Friends [portion w/ Art Pepper] [(D) on Art Pepper Mosaic Select] (Pacific Jazz Records / Mosaic) — With Art Pepper - alto saxophone; Bill Perkins - tenor sax; Jimmy Rowles - piano; Ben Tucker - bass; Mel Lewis - drums
  6. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Tomasz Stanko Quintet – Music for K (Polish Jazz Vol.22 / Metal Mind Productions) — Tomasz Stanko - trumpet; Zbigniew Seifert - alto saxophone; Janusz Muniak - tenor saxophone; Bronislaw Suchanek - bass; Janusz Stefanski - drums, percussion
  7. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Hush Point – Hush Point (Sunnyside) — With John Mcneil (trumpet), Jeremy Udden (alto sax), Aryeh Kobrinsky (bass), Vinnie Sperrazza (drums); originals by McNeil (3), Udden (4), Kobrinsky (1), and Jimmy Giuffre (2)
  8. What Classical Music Are You Listening To?

    Dmitri Shostakovich – Quartet for Strings No.1 in C major Op.49 — Dirk Van de Velde (violin) , Dirk Van den Hauwe (violin), Marc Sonnaert (viola), Peter Devos (cello) – Rubio String Quartet (Brilliant Classics)
  9. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Brad Shepik and the Commuters – The Loan (Songlines) — Personnel: Brad Shepik, electric guitar, acoustic, guitar, electric sax, Portuguese guitar, banjo, cumbus; Peter Epstein, alto and soprano sax; Tony Scherr, electric bass; Kenny Wollesen, drums, timpani; Seido Salifoski, dumbek, percussion — Jazz informed by the folk music of the Balkans, Turkey, North Africa and the Arab world.
  10. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    I'm not sure what the thought was about the title, but Buck Hill did live in Washington, D.C., which is the Capital of the U.S. He's also a "hill" with a capital "H".
  11. Buck Hill RIP

    Very good tenor player. I believe he didn't make his first LP as a leader ("This Is Buck Hill" on SteepleChase Records) until he was over 50 in 1978. R.I.P.
  12. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Buck Hill – Capital Hill (Muse Records) — Buck Hill (tenor sax), Barry Harris (piano), Ray Drummond (bass), Freddie Waits (drums); CD bonus track Buck Hill R.I.P.
  13. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Alice Coltrane – Huntington Ashram Monastery (Impulse! / Verve EU – 2-on-1 series ) — Alice Coltrane (harp, piano), Ron Carter (bass), Rashied Ali (drums, percussion); on two-fer that also includes World Galaxy
  14. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Giving in to an Impulse! impulse, I'm now listening to the following: Marion Brown – Geechee Recollections (Impulse! / Verve EU – 2-on-1 series ) — With Marion Brown — alto saxophone, soprano saxophone, clarinet, percussion; Leo Smith — brass, strings, percussion; William Malone — thumb piano, autoharp; James Jefferson — double bass, cello, percussion; Steve McCall — drums, percussion; A. Kobena Adzenyah — drums, African percussion; Jumma Santos — congas, miscellaneous instruments; Bill Hasson — percussion, narration; on two-fer that also includes Sweet Earth Flying
  15. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Pharoah Sanders – Jewels of Thought (Impulse! / MCA Records – GRP ) — With Pharoah Sanders – tenor saxophone, contrabass clarinet, reed flute, kalimba, orchestra chimes, percussion; Leon Thomas – vocals, percussion; Lonnie Liston Smith – piano, African flute, kalimba, percussion; Cecil McBee – bass, percussion; Richard Davis – bass, percussion (on #2-3 only); Idris Muhammad – drums, percussion; Roy Haynes – drums (on #1 only)