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I'm a volunteer music programmer at KBCS 91.3 FM, Bellevue-Seattle. My jazz show, "Straight, No Chaser," is broadcast Mondays from 9:00 to 11:00 p.m. Pacific time.

All programs are available on demand 24/7 in the KBCS audio archives at www.kbcs.fm for two weeks after the broadcast date. I'll post some playlists here in case any members are interested.

Thanks to John Midgley for guest-hosting "Straight, No Chaser" on April 26. Here is the music that John played:

Sam Rivers -- "Downstairs Blues Upstairs" -- Fuchsia Swing Song -- Blue Note

Andrew Hill -- "Subterfuge" -- Black Fire -- Blue Note

Drew Gress -- "Chevelle" -- The Irrational Numbers -- Koch

Tineke Postma -- "Motivation" -- The Traveller -- Etc.

Geri Allen -- "Red Velvet In Winter" -- Flying Toward The Sound -- Motema (N)

Paul Bley & Gary Peacock -- "Again Anew" -- Partners -- Owl

Charles Lloyd -- "Of Course, Of Course" -- Of Course, Of Course -- Mosaic

Anthony Brown's Asian American Orchestra -- "Evidence" -- Monk's Moods -- Keeper

Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Strings -- "Ice" -- Renegades -- Delmark

Eric Dolphy -- "17 West"-- Out There -- Prestige

George Russell -- "Ye Hypocrite, Ye Beelzebub" -- The RCA Victor Workshop -- RCA Victor

Joe Lovano -- "Buckeyes" -- Streams of Expression -- Blue Note

Marty Ehrlich -- "Like I Said" -- Line On Love -- Palmetto

Ingrid Jensen -- "Fallin'" -- Here On Earth -- Enja / Justin Time

Laim Sillery -- "Phenomenology" -- Phenomenology -- OA2 (N)

Jackie McLean -- "Plight" -- Action -- Blue Note

Dexter Gordon -- "Modal Mood" -- Dexter Calling -- Blue Note

Edward Simon -- "Evolution" -- Unicity -- CamJazz

Be sure to listen to John's program, "Jazz Kaleidoscope," available in the audio archives at www.kbcs.fm.

Here is the playlist for the May 3 edition of "Straight, No Chaser":

Bobby Hutcherson -- "Out of This World" -- Wise One -- Kind of Blue

John Abercrombie Quartet -- "Out of Towner" -- Wait Till You See Her -- ECM

Rez Abassi -- "Insulin" -- Things To Come -- Sunnyside

(*) Pat Martino -- "The Phineas Trane" -- Think Tank -- Blue Note

Roswell Rudd -- "To The Day" -- Trombone Tribe -- Sunnyside

Robin Eubanks -- "Different Perspectives" -- Different Perspectives -- JMT

Scott DuBois -- "Dust Celebration" -- Black Hawk Dance -- Sunnyside (N)

Paul Motian -- "Drum Music" -- Lost In A Dream -- ECM (N)

Giuseppi Logan Quintet -- "Freddie Freeloader" -- The Giuseppi Logan Quintet -- Tompkins Square (N)

(**) Ronin -- "Blue Poo" -- Outside The Box -- (self) (N)

Darius Jones Trio -- "Cry Out" -- Man'ish Boy -- AUM Fidelity (N)

Clarinet Trio Two -- "Dreierlei" -- Translucent Tones -- Leo

Clark Gibson -- "Praise For The Icons" -- Iapetus -- Pony Boy (N)

Flat Earth Society -- "Rearm, Get That Char!" -- Cheer Me, Perverts! -- Crammed Discs

Either/Orchestra -- "Amiak Abet Abet" -- More Beautiful Than Death -- Accurate

Cindy Blackman -- "Vashkar--The Alternate Dimension Theory" -- Another Lifetime -- 4Q (N)

(*) Pat Martino will be at the Bellevue Jazz Festival on June 5.

(**) Ronin appears in a CD release performance at Soul Food Books in Renton, May 14 at 8 p.m.

(N) = new release

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

David Utevsky, Host

"Straight, No Chaser"

KBCS-FM

3000 Landerholme Circle S.E.\

Bellevue, WA 98007

Home mailing address:

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Seattle, WA 98122

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Bright Moments, David! Welcome to Organissimo. This is by far the best jazz forum on the web.

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Here is the May 10 playlist for "Straight, No Chaser" on KBCS-FM.

All programs are available on demand for two weeks in the KBCS audio archives at www.kbcs.fm

Billie Holiday -- "How Could You?" -- The Quintessential Billie Holiday, Volume 4 -- Columbia

Allen Toussaint -- "West End Blues" -- The Bright Misssissippi -- Nonesuch

George Coleman -- "You Mean So Much To Me" -- My Horns of Plenty -- Verve

Ray Draper Quintet -- "Mimi's Interlude" -- Tuba Sounds -- Prestige

The Cecil McBee Band -- "Sleeping Giant" -- Unspoken -- Palmetto

David Murray -- "High Priest" -- Shakill's Warrior -- DIW

Jayna Nelson -- "Reality Shifts" -- Bloom of Creation -- Sun Jump (N)

Andrew Hill -- "Interfusion" -- Mosaic Select -- Mosaic

Dave Douglas & Brass Ecstasy -- "Fats" -- Spirit Moves -- Green Leaf Music

Arun Luthra's Svaha -- "Tangibility" -- Tangibility -- (self)

Allison Miller -- "Be Melting Snow" -- Boom Tic Boom -- Foxhaven (N)

Nels Cline Singers -- "Grow Closer" -- Initiate -- Cryptogramophone (N)

Evan Parker Electro-Acoustic Ensemble -- "The Moment's Energy, Part V" -- The Moment's Energy -- ECM

Anthony Braxton -- "Opus 26-F" -- The Complete Arista Recordings of Anthony Braxton -- Mosaic

Matt Wilson Quartet -- "Code Yellow" -- Humidity -- Palmetto

Ron Miles -- "Just Like You (I Don't Want To Be)" -- Witness -- Capri

Brett Watanabe will be the guest host on "Straight, No Chaser" next Monday, May 17.

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Thanks to Brett Watanabe for hosting “Straight, No Chaser” on May 17.

Here is the music that Brett played:

Woody Shaw – “Blues For Ball” – Stepping Stones – Columbia

Claudia Quintet – “Just Like Him” – I, Claudia – Cuneiform

Adegoke Steve Colson – “Circumstantial” – The Untarnished Dream – Silver Sphinx Recordings (N)

BenAllison – “Respiration” – Little Things Run The World – Palmetto

Tom Varner – “Maybe Yes” – Swimming – Omnitone

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – “Lester Left Town” – Africaine – Blue Note

Project W – “In A Pickle” – Project W – Apraxia

Yusef Lateef – “Revelation” – The Centaur & The Phoenix – Riverside

Living Daylights – “Spaghetti Western” – 500 Pound Cat – Liquid City

Barry Altschul – “King Korn” – You Can’t Name Your Own Town – 32 Jazz

Horace Tapscott – “Nyja’s Theme” – Hat Hut

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

David Utevsky

Host, "Straight, No Chaser"

Mondays, 9 - 11 p.m., Pacific time

KBCS 91.3 FM Bellevue-Seattle

Live streaming and audio archives at www.kbcs.fm

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Here is the playlist for "Straight, No Chaser" on May 24:

(*) Regina Carter -- "Day Dreaming On The Niger" -- Reverse Thread -- E1 (N)

Ron Carter Nonet -- "First Trip" -- Eight Plus -- Dreyfus Jazz

(**) Hank Jones -- "Six & Four" -- Live At Maybeck Recital Hall, Volume 16 -- Concord Jazz

(**) Ray Drummond, Billy Higgins & Hank Jones -- "Allen's Alley" -- The Essence -- DMP

(**) Hank Jones & Frank Wess -- "Sara's Song" -- Hank & Frank -- Lineage

Yaron Herman Trio -- "Lamidbar" -- Muse -- Sunnyside

Bill Frisell -- "Shutter, Dream" -- Disfarmer -- Nonesuch

David Belmont -- "Lake St. Dream" -- Wind Water Journal Entries -- www.davidbelmont.com (N)

Peter Epstein & Idée Fixe -- "Creamy Center" -- Abstract Realism -- Origin (N)

Linda Oh Trio -- "Fourth Limb" -- Entry -- www.lindaohmusic.com

Mulatu Astatke & The Heliocentrics -- "Cha Cha" -- Inspiration Information -- Strut

Sun Ra -- "Where Pathways Meet" -- Lanquidity -- Evidence

Gerry Gibbs And The Electric Thrasher Orchestra -- "Calypso Frelimo" -- Gerry Gibbs And The Electric Thrasher Orchestra Play The Music of Miles Davis 1967-1975 -- Whaling City (N)

Franz Koglmann -- "Maison a Bordeaux" -- Venus In Transit -- Between The Lines

Dana Reason Trio -- "Let's Talk" -- Revealed -- Circumvention (N)

The Claudia Quintet With Gary Versace -- "American Standard" -- Royal Toast -- Cuneiform (N)

Tomasz Stanko Quintet -- "Terminal 7" -- Dark Eyes -- ECM (N)

Woody Witt -- "Standard Form Requirement" -- Fist Impression -- Blue Bamboo Music (N)

Allan Chase Quartet -- "Yeah" -- Dark Clouds With Silver Linings -- Accurate

(*) Regina Carter plays at the Jazz Alley in Seattle, May 25 & 26.

(**) In memory of Hank Jones, 1918-2010.

(N) = new release

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Here are the musical selections heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on May 31:

Hank Jones & Chieck-Tidiane Seck -- "Make" -- Hank Jones Meets Chieck-Tidiane Seck And The Mandinkas: Sarala -- Verve

(In memory of Hank Jones, 1918-2010)

Charlie Hunter -- "Drop A Dime" -- Gentlemen, I Neglected To Inform You That You Will Not Be Getting Paid -- Spire Artists

Charles Mingus -- "New York Sketchbook" -- Jazz Workshop 1957-1958 -- Fresh Sound

Hal Galper -- "Take The Coltrane" -- E Pluribus Unum: Live In Seattle -- Origin (N)

Jason Adasiewicz's Rolldown -- "Green Grass" -- Varmint -- Cuneiform

Jack De Johnette -- "Cobilla" -- Music We Are -- Golden Beams

Matthew Shipp -- "Teleportation" -- 4D -- Thirsty Ear

Jayna Nelson -- "Junk DNA Dance" -- Bloom of Creation -- Sun Jump

The Nels Cline Singers -- "And Now The Queen" -- Initiate -- Cryptogramophone (N)

Ryan Blotnick -- "Business Class" -- Everything Forgets -- Songlines

Scott DuBois -- "River Life" -- Black Hawk Dance -- Sunnyside (N)

Amir El Saffar & Hafez Modirzadeh -- "Bird of Prey" -- Radif Suite -- Pi

Sonore -- "A Dyed String" -- Call Before You Dig . . . Loft / Koln -- Okka Disk

Akira Sakata & Chikamorachi -- "Yo! Yo! Dime" -- Friendly Pants -- Family Vineyard

Cassandra Wilson -- "New African Blues" -- She Who Weeps -- JMT

(Cassandra Wilson is appearing at The Jazz Alley in Seattle, June 3-6)

Terence Blanchard -- "Bounce / Let's Go Off" -- Bounce -- Blue Note

(Terence Blanchard will play at The Bellevue Jazz Festival on June 5)

Aaron Goldberg -- "I Mean You" -- Home -- Sunnyside

(N) = new release

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

David Utevsky, Host

"Straight, No Chaser"

Mondays, 9 - 11 p.m., Pacific time

KBCS 91.3 FM Bellevue-Seattle

Live streaming and audio archives at www.kbcs.fm

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My deepest thanks to the listeners who donated to KBCS during this week's Pledge Drive edition of "Straight, No Chaser"!

Here is the music we heard on June 7:

Jessica Williams -- "Justice" -- Gratitude -- Candid

Sam Yahel -- "United" -- Hometown -- Positone

Dave Holland Octet -- "Blue Jean" -- Pathways -- Dare2 (N)

David Murray Big Band -- "Lovejoy" -- David Murray Big Band Conducted By Lawrence "Butch" Morris -- DIW

*Jack De Johnette -- "Time Warps" -- Dancing With Nature Spirits -- ECM

*Rudresh Mahanthappa -- "Mayalam" -- Mother Tongue -- Pi

* Rudresh Mahanthappa is appearing with Jack De Johnette at The Jazz Alley, Seattle, June 8 and 9.

Gerry Gibbs -- "Black Satin" (from On The Corner) -- Gerry Gibbs And The Electric Thrasher Band Play The Music of Miles Davis 1967-1975 -- Whaling City Sound (N)

Ilhan Ersahin -- "Les Ottomans" -- Ilhan Ershin's Istanbul Sessions With Erik Truffaz -- Nublu (N)

Andrew Oliver Sextet -- "800 Turtles" -- 82% Chance of Rain -- OA2 (N)

Ziggurat Quartet -- "10 to 5" -- Calculated Gestures -- Origin (N)

Allison Miller -- "Intermission" -- Boom Tic Boom -- Foxhaven (N)

Steve Coleman And Five Elements -- "Beba" -- Harvesting Semblances And Affinities -- Pi (N)

Jim Knodle & Dave Storrs -- "JavaRama" -- Unprepared -- Louie

Jacob Fred Jazz Odyssey -- "Mountain Scream" -- Welcome Home -- Accurate

Dr. Lonnie Smith -- "Beehive" -- Spiral -- Palmetto (N)

(N) = new release

Glenn Williams will be your guest host on "Straight, No Chaser" next Monday, June 14.

Continue to listen...

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Thanks to Bill Barton for sitting in on “Straight, No Chaser” on June 14. Here is the music Bill played:

Jacky Terrasson – “Ruby My Dear” – Push – Concord (N)

James Weidman – “Our Journey” – Three Worlds – Inner Circle

Chico Hamilton – “Forest Flower” – Man From Two Worlds – Impulse!

Billy Harper – “Who Here Can Judge Our Fates?” – Blueprints of Jazz Vol. 2 – Talking House

McCoy Tyner – “Walk Spirit, Talk Spirit” – La Leyenda de la Hora (The Legend of the Hour) – Columbia

Charlie Haden (with Hampton Hawes) – “Turnaround” – The Golden Number – A&M

Amir ElSaffar & Hafez Modirzadeh – “Facets Seven/Eight” – Radif Suite – Pi (N)

Anthony Brown’s Asian American Orchestra – “Mount Harissa” – Far East Suite – Asian Improv

Ideal Bread – “Quirks” – The Ideal Bread – KMB Jazz

The Claire Daly Band – “Simone” – Rah! Rah! – (self)

Chris McGregor’s Brotherhood of Breath – “Sweet As Honey” – Country Cooking – Virgin

Abdullah Ibrahim – “Jabulani (Joy)” – The Journey – Chiaroscuro / Downtown Sound

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

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Here is the music played on "Straight, No Chaser" on June 21:

Charles Persip And The Jazz Statesmen -- "The Champ (A Suite In Six Movements)" -- Charles Persip And The Jazz Statesmen -- Bethlehem

Robin Eubanks Sextet -- "Back In The Day" -- 4: JJ / Slide / Curtis And Al -- TCB

Phillip Johnston's Big Trouble -- "(They) Call Me Daisy" -- Flood At The Ant Farm -- Black Saint

Joe Chambers -- "The Almoravid" -- The Almoravid -- 32 Jazz

Geri Allen & Timeline -- "Four By Five" -- Live -- Motema (N)

In memory of Bill Dixon:

Bill Dixon -- "Pellucity" -- Vade Mecum -- Soul Note

Bill Dixon -- "Metamorphoses 1962-1966" -- Intents And Purposes -- RCA Victor

Positive Catastrophe -- "Plena Quicksand Movement" -- Garabatos, Volume One -- Cuneiform

Hamiet Bluiett Sextet -- "Head Start" -- Young Warrior, Old Warrior -- Mapleshade

Victor Noriega -- "Endgame" -- Stone's Throw -- TD

Bill Dixon -- "Molti Moti Anni Fa..." -- Son of Sisyphus -- Soul Note

Bill Dixon & Tony Oxley -- "Sine Qua Non #1" -- Papyrus, Volume 1 -- Soul Note

Bill Dixon Orchestra -- "Contour Three" -- 17 Musicians In Search of A Sound: Darfur -- AUM Fidelity

Vandermark 5 -- "Cement" -- Annular Gift -- Not Two

New York Art Quartet -- "Pa Tirsdag" -- Old Stuff -- Cuneiform

(N) = new release

Megan Sullivan will be your guest host on "Straight, No Chaser" on June 28 & July 5.

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

David Utevsky, Host, "Straight, No Chaser"

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Many thanks to Megan Sullivan, who hosted "Straight, No Chaser" on June 28 and July 5. You can hear her on-line program, "Shape of Modern Jazz," in the audio archives at www.kbcs.fm.

Here is the music that Megan played on June 28:

Kenny Drew Trio -- "Come Rain Or Come Shine" -- Kenny Drew Trio -- Riverside

Cannonball Adderley -- "One For Daddy-O" -- Somethin' Else -- Blue Note

Freddie Hubbard -- "Hub's Nub" -- Open Sesame -- Blue Note

Lee Morgan -- "Mr. Kenyatta" -- The Best of Lee Morgan -- Blue Note

Grant Green & Bobby Hutcherson -- "Jean De Fleur" -- Idle Moments -- Blue Note

Ella Fitzgerald -- "Midnight Sun" -- For The Love of Ella -- Verve / Polygram

Joe Henderson -- "Punjab" -- In 'N Out -- Blue Note

Kenny Dorham -- "Afrodisia" -- Afro-Cuban -- Blue Note

Cal Tjader -- "Shosana" -- Gozame! Pero Ya... -- Concord Picante

Ray Vega & Arturo Sandoval -- "Besame Mama" -- Jam Miami: A Celebration of Latin Jazz -- Concord Jazz

Wayne Shorter -- "Mahjong" -- Juju -- Blue Note

Azar Lawrence -- "Adrees" -- Mystic Journey -- Independent

Miles Davis -- "E.S.P." -- E.S.P. -- Columbia

Jason Moran -- "Crepuscule With Nellie" -- TEN -- Blue Note (N)

Andrew Hill -- "Plantation Bag" -- Passing Ships -- Blue Note

Tom Harrell -- "Storm Approaching" -- Roman Nights -- Highnote

Bobby Hutcherson -- "Oblique" -- Oblique -- Blue Note

This is Megan's playlist for the July 5 show:

Charlie Parker -- "Cool Blues" -- Yardbird Suite: The Ultimate Charlie Parker -- Rhino

Thad Jones -- "April In Paris" -- The Magnificent Thad Jones -- Blue Note

Sonny Rollins -- "Far Out East" -- Brass And Trio -- Verve

Bill Evans -- "Nardis" -- The Best of Bill Evans -- UMG

Oliver Nelson -- "Daylie's Double" -- Fantabulous -- Verve

Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane -- "Functional" -- Thelonious Monk With John Coltrane -- Original Jazz Classics

John Coltrane -- "Nature Boy" -- Selections From Legacy And A Love Supreme -- Impulse!

Herbie Hancock -- "Traingle" -- Inventions And Dimensions -- Blue Note

Miles Davis -- "Petits Machins" -- Filles De Kilimanjaro -- Columbia

Chick Corea -- "Wigwam" -- Originations -- Stretch

Don Was -- "What Do They Call This Drink?" -- Backbeat (Soundtrack) -- Virgin

Chris Graham Trio -- "Sibrahom" -- After-Birth of Cool -- Independent

Drew Gress -- "Like It Never Was" -- 7 Black Butterflies -- Premonition

Kenny Garrett -- "Lonnie's Lament" -- Pursuance: Music of John Coltrane -- Warner Bros.

Claudia Quintet With Gary Versace -- "Crane Merit" -- Royal Toast -- Cuneiform (N)

Jason Moran -- "Gangsterism Over 10 Years" -- TEN -- Blue Note (N)

Harvie S -- "Eili Gheal Chium" -- Cocolamus Bridge -- Independent

Finally, here are the tunes we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on July 12:

Freddie Hubbard -- "Space Track" -- Without A Song--Live In Europe 1969 -- Blue Note

Ray Vega & Thomas Marriott -- "Pelham Gardens" -- East-West Trumpet Summit -- Origin (N)

Flat Earth Society -- "Bad Linen" -- Cheer Me, Perverts! -- Crammed Discs

Nadja Trio -- "Zoltan" -- Ibiscus -- Empriente

Peter Bernstein + 3 -- "Relativity" -- Heart's Content -- Criss Cross Jazz

Jacques Pirotton Trio -- "Les Pieds Blancs" -- Jokari -- Aurophon

Cindy Blackman -- "Vashkar" -- Another Lifetime -- 4Q

(In Memory of Fred Anderson, 1929-2010)

Fred Anderson Quartet -- "A Ballad For Rita" -- The Milwaukee Tapes, Vol. 1 -- Unheard Music

Roswell Rudd -- "Astro Slyde" -- Trombone Tribe -- Sunnyside

Patrick Zimmerli & Octurn -- "Dusk" -- The Book of Hours -- Songlines

Fred Anderson Quartet -- "Look Out!" -- Fred Anderson Quartet, Volume Two -- Asian Improv

Hardcoretet -- "Con Miki" -- Experiments In Vibe -- (self) (N)

John Hicks & Frank Morgan -- "Night In Tunisia" -- Twogether -- Highnote

Hans Koller -- "Braving The Elements" -- London Ear -- 33

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

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Here is the music that we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on July 19:

Charles Mingus -- "Scenes In The City" -- Jazz Workshop 1957-1958

Linda Oh Trio -- "A Year From Now" -- Entry -- Linda Oh Music

Julian Joseph -- "Medley: Reality / These Foolish Things / Just One of Those Things" -- Harrison Parrott

Geri Allen -- "Red Velvet In Winter" -- Flying Toward The Sound -- Motema

(In memory of Bill Dixon)

Bill Dixon -- "A Song For Claudia's Children" -- Thoughts -- Soul Note

Bill Dixon -- "Dance Piece" -- Bill Dixon In Italy, Volume Two -- Soul Note

Jeff Gauthier Goatette -- "Don't Answer That" -- One And The Same -- Cryptogramophone

Jakob Bro -- "Optimistic" -- Daydreamer -- Loveland

Nicole Mitchell Black Earth Ensemble -- "Curbside Fantasee" -- Hope, Future And Destiny -- Dreamtime

(In memory of Fred Anderson)

Fred Anderson--Marilyn Crispell--Hamid Drake -- "Destiny 2" -- Destiny -- Okkadisk

Fred Anderson & Hamid Drake -- "Know Your Advantage (The Great Tradition): -- Back Together Again -- Thrill Jockey

Peggy Lee & Dylan Van der Schyff -- "Enigma of A Gumboot" -- These Are Our Shoes

Dana Reason Trio -- "Transition" -- Revealed -- Circumvention

(Dana Reason is appearing at 7:30 p.m., Friday, July 23 at the Bastyr University Chapel in Kenmore.)

Triptych Myth -- "Poppa's Gin In The Chicken Feed" -- The Beautiful -- AUM Fidelity

Yuri Honing & Misha Mengelberg -- "Jingle" -- Playing -- Jazz In Motion

You can listen to this program on-line in the KBCS Streaming Audio Archive for two weeks after the broadcast date. Here is the link: http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=14248.

Just click "Listen."

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Here is the playlist for the July 26 edition of "Straight, No Chaser":

Benjamin Koppel, Larry Goldings & Bill Stewart -- "Armadillo Run" -- Hammond Street -- Cowbell

Kurt Rosenwinkel -- "Synthetics" -- The Enemies of Energy -- Verve

(In memory of Willem Breuker)

Willem Breuker Kollektief -- "Casablanca Suite" -- Klop op de Vuurpil 1985 -- BVHAAST

Louis Sclavis -- "De Charybde en Scylla" -- Lost On The Way -- ECM

Jessica Lurie & Metropoliziani -- "Urban Raga" -- La Luce de Azzurra -- Zipa!

Lionel Loueke -- "Nefertiti" -- Mwaliko -- Blue Note

Willem Breuker Kollektief w/ Vera Beths String Quartet -- "Spanish Wells" -- Rhapsody In Blue -- BVHAAST

Marc Ribot -- "Invocation" -- Spiritual Unity -- Pi

Joe Morris, Ken Vandermark & Luther Gray -- "Rebus 3" -- Rebus -- Clean Feed

Mark Feldman & Sylvie Courvoisier -- "Vis-a-Vis" -- Oblivia -- Tzadik

Willem Breuker Kollektief -- "Kontrafunkt" -- Willem Breuker Kollektief / William Breuker Collective -- About Time

Gunter Hampel Jazz All-Stars -- "Little Bird" -- Jazzlife -- Birth

Steve Coleman And Five Elements -- "Beba" -- Harvesting Resemblances And Affinities -- Pi

I'm taking a couple of weeks off. John Midgley will be your guest host on "Straight, No Chaser" next Monday, August 2, and Brett Watanabe will fill in on August 9.

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS. Continue to listen...

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Thanks to John Midgley and Brett Watanabe for hosting “Straight, No Chaser” while I was away. Here is the music that John played on August 2:

Robert Glasper – “Maiden Voyage / Everything In Its Right Place” – In My Element – Blue Note

Vijay Iyer Trio – “Somewhere” – Historicity – ACT

Fly – “Dharma Days” – Sky & Country – ECM

Jim Hall – “Quadrologue” – Textures – Telarc

Myra Melford – “Yet Can Spring (For Don Pullen)” – Above Blue – Arabesque

Thelonious Monk – “Think of One” – The Complete Prestige Recordings – Prestige

Grachan Moncur III – “Monk in Wonderland” – Mosaic Select 1 – Mosaic

Max Roach / Abbey Lincoln – “Lonesome Lover” – It’s Time – Impulse!

McCoy Tyner – “The Wanderer” – Extensions – Blue Note

Steve Lacy – “Hornin’ In” – Reflections – New Jazz

John Lewis / Albert Mangelsdorff – “Set ‘Em Up” – Animal Dance – Atlantic

Don Ellis Orchestra – “Passacaglia And Fugue” – Live At Monterey – Pacific Jazz

Oliver Nelson – “Patterns” – Sound Pieces – Impulse!

Wayne Shorter – “Armageddon” – Night Dreamer – Blue Note

Eri Yamamoto – “Thank You” – Duologue – (self)

Horace Tapscott – “As A Child” – Thoughts of Dar Es Salaam – Arabewque

Haden/ Cherry/Redman/Blackwell – “Guinea” – Old And New Dreams -- ECM

Be sure to check out John’s on-line jazz show, “Jazz Kaleidoscope,” in the archives at www.kbcs.fm.

Here is Brett’s playlist from August 9:

Prince Lasha & Sonny Simmons – “Psalms of Solomon” – Firebirds – Contemporary

Dan Galley Jazz Orchestra – “11th Hour (For Michael Brecker)” – What Did You Dream? – OA2 (N)

Leon Thomas & Oliver Nelson – “The Creator Has A Master Plan” – Leon Thomas In Berlin With Oliver Nelson – Flying Dutchman

Michele Rosewoman – “The Thrill of Real Love” – Quintessence – Enja

India Cooke – “Logan’s Reel” – Red Handed – Music And Arts Berkeley

Sam Rivers – “Dazzle” – Contrasts – ECM

William Parker – “Purple” – O’Neal’s Porch – AUM Fidelity

Lem Winchester – “Mysticism” – Winchester Special – Prestige

Deardorf / Peterson Group – “The Last Minute” – Portal – Origin

Ralph Towner – “Wistful Thinking” – Chiaroscuro – ECM (N)

New York Art Quartet – “Rosmosis” – The New York Art Quartet – ESP

The KBCS family mourns the loss of Charles Brown, a co-host of “Gospel Highway.” There will be a memorial service for Charles at Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 1634 – 19th Ave., Seattle, on Saturday, August 21, at 11:00 a.m.

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS. Continue to listen…

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The August 16 edition of "Straight, No Chaser" was dedicated to the memory of George Shangrow, the prominent Seattle classical musician and conductor who was recently killed in a traffic accident. George was a shining light in the music community. He was also my friend and brother-in-law.

To honor George, we listened to selected classical compositions as interpreted by jazz musicians. Here is the music we heard:

Django Reinhardt -- "Liebestraum No. 3" (Liszt) -- Django Reinhardt, Volume 5 -- JSP

John Kirby -- "Beethoven Riffs On" -- Boss of The Bass -- Columbia

The Wayland Quartet -- "Flute Sonata in E Major" (J.S. Bach) -- Jazz Loves Bach -- Four Corners

The Swingle Singers -- "Eine Kleine Nacht Music--Rondo" (Mozart) -- Anyone For Mozart? -- Philips

The L.A. 4 -- "Ronde Espressivo" (C.P.E. Bach) -- Concierto de Aranjuez -- Concord Jazz

David White Trio -- "Piano Sonata No. 1" (Hindemuth) -- Words And Music -- MMC

Larry Coryell -- "Bolero" (Ravel) -- Visions In Blue: Coryell Plays Ravel And Gershwin -- Soundscreen

Jason Moran -- "Intermezzo, Op. 118, No. 2" (Brahms) -- The Bandwagon -- Blue Note

Tamir Hendelman -- "Le Tombeau de Couperin" (Ravel) -- Destinations -- Resonance (N)

Joachim Kuhn -- "Sarabande (from Partita II)" (J.S. Bach) -- The Diminished Augmented System -- EmArcy

Hubert Laws -- "The Rite of Spring" (Stravinsky) -- The Rite of Spring -- CTI

Drew Gress' Heyday -- "Mikrokosmos #125" (Bartok) -- Jagged Sky -- Soul Note

Ted Nash -- "Premiere Rhapsodie" (Debussy) -- Sidewalk Meeting -- Arabesque

Uri Caine Ensemble -- "Symphony No. 40 in G Minor, K. 550, First Movement" (Mozart) -- Uri Caine Plays Mozart -- Winter & Winter

Willem Breuker Kollektief with Mondriaan Strings -- "Concerto For Trumpet And Orchestra, Third Movement" (Haydn) -- Metropolis -- BVHaast

Keshavan Maslak & Katsuyuki Itakura -- "Le Piege de Meduse--2" (Satie) -- Excuse Me, Mr. Satie -- Leo

The Other Quartet -- "Piano Concerto No. 2, Second Movement" (Shostakovich) -- Sound Stains -- Knitting Factory

Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra -- "Goin' Home (from the Largo of The New World Symphony)" (Dvorak) -- Not In Our Name -- Verve

As always, this program will be available for the next two weeks in the KBCS audio archives:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=14675

For more information about George Shangrow, see:

http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/html/thearts/2012535854_shangrow08.html

http://www.osscs.org/

http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/seattletimes/obituary.aspx?n=george-shangrow&pid=144529680

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Here is the August 23 playlist for "Straight, No Chaser":

Wayne Horvitz -- "Capricious Midnight" -- American Bandstand -- Songlines

Jacky Terrasson -- "Morning" -- Push -- Concord

Garage A Trois -- "Merpati" -- Outre Mer -- Spire

Hilario Duran Trio -- "Conversation With A Lunatic" -- Motion -- Alma (N)

Sunna Gunnlaugs -- "Anima" -- The Dream -- Sunny Sky (N)

Oleg Kireyev & Keith Javors -- "Springtime" -- Rhyme And Reason -- Inarhyme

Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra -- "Pollock" -- Portrait In Seven Shades -- Jazz At Lincoln Center

Odean Pope Saxophone Choir -- "Coltrane Time" -- Epitome -- Soul Note

Andrew Hill -- "Euterpe" -- Pax -- Blue Note

Vince Mendoza -- "Bluesounds Movement VI" -- Blauklang / Bluesound -- ACT

John McLaughlin -- "Special Beings" -- To The One -- Mediastarz

NRG Ensemble -- "American Tan" -- Calling All Mothers -- Quinnah

Ronin -- "Albert's Ghost" -- Outside The Box -- (self)

Chicago Underground Duo -- "Spy On The Floor" -- Boca Negra -- Thrill Jockey

Cindy Blackman -- "Prince of Darkness" -- In The Now -- Highnote

George Mraz -- "Wine, Oh Wine" -- Morava -- Milestone

To listen to the show on-line, any time in the next two weeks, visit the KBCS audio archives here:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=14791

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This is the music we heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on August 30:

Hadley Caliman & Pete Christlieb -- "Nasty Green" -- Reunion -- Origin (N)

Curtis Fuller -- "The Clan" -- I Will Tell Her -- Capri (N)

Christian Howes -- "When Will The Blues Leave" -- Out of The Blue -- Resonance (N)

Joe Chambers -- "Mendacity" -- Horace To Max -- Savant

Andrew Hill -- "17 Mile Drive" -- Mosaic Select--Andrew Hill Solo -- Mosaic

Arun Luthra's Svaha -- "Convergence, Divergence (For Rory Stuart)" -- Tangibility -- (self)

Peter Epstein & Idee Fixe -- "Dark To Light" -- Abstract Realism -- Origin

Darcy James Argue's Secret Society -- "Zeno" -- Infernal Machines -- New Amsterdam

Uri Caine Trio -- "Snaggletooth" -- Live At The Village Vanguard -- Winter & Winter

Archie Shepp & The New York Contemporary Five -- "When Will The Blues Leave" -- The New York Contemporary Five -- Delmark (N)

Miles Davis -- "It's About That Time" -- The Cellar Door Sessions 1970 -- Columbia

John Zorn -- "Tamangiri" -- Cobra--John Zorn's Game Pieces, Volume 2 -- Tzadik

Jeff Marks, Jeff "Siege" Siegel & John Esposito -- "Apprehensive" -- Inyo -- Sun Jump

Sonore -- "Better A Bird Than A Cow" -- Call Before You Dig...Loft/Koln -- Okkadisk

Steve Lacy -- "Jack's Blues" -- The Beat Suite -- Sunnyside

Paul Tynan & Aaron Lington -- "Book of Ballymote" -- Bicoastal Collective: Chapter Two -- OA2

Esperanza Spalding -- "Really Very Small" -- Chamber Music Society -- Heads Up (N)

For the next two weeks, you can hear this program on-line in the KBCS audio archives:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=14904

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS! Continue to listen...

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Thanks to Brett Watanabe for sitting in on “Straight, No Chaser” on September 6. Here is Brett’s playlist:

Marcus Roberts – “The Arrival” – The Truth Is Spoken Here – Novus (RCA)

Don Byron – “Tangerine” – No Vibe Zone – Knitting Factory

Drew Gress – “Neapolitan” – The Irrational Numbers – Koch

Jenny Scheinman – “American Dipper” – Shalagaster – Tzadik

Victor Noriega – “Guile” – Fenceless – Pony Boy

Ettore Fioravanti – “Siciliana” – Belcanto – RAM

John Lindberg – “Four Fathers” – A Tree Frog Tonality – Between The Lines

The Marriott Jazz Quartet – “Blues For La Cuiza” – The High Country – Redraspus

Kenny Clarke – “Apothegh” – Kenny Clarke Meets The Detroit Jazz Men – Savoy (Denon)

Cecilia Smith – “Coming Forth” – High Standards – Brownstone

Asian American Jazz Orchestra – “Reparations Now” – Big Band Behind Barbed Wire – Asian Improv

The Prestige Jazz Quartet – “Take Three Parts Jazz” – The Prestige Jazz Quartet – Prestige

You can access this program on-line for the next two weeks at:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=15020

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS! Continue to listen….

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On "Straight, No Chaser" this week, we paid tribute to two notable and very different saxophone players, Hadley Caliman (1932-2010) and Noah Howard (1943-2010). Here's the playlist:

Ben Webster -- "Straight, No Chaser" -- For The Guv'nor -- Affinity

Hadley Caliman -- "Lush Life" -- Straight Ahead -- Origin

Hadley Caliman -- "Comencio" -- Hadley Caliman -- Mainstream

Hadley Caliman -- "Kicking On The Inside" -- Gratitude -- Origin

Ralph Peterson -- "Johnny Come Lately" -- Ralph Peterson Presents The Fo'tet -- Something Else

Jimmy Giuffre 3 -- "Venture" -- Jimmy Giuffre 3, 1961 -- ECM

Vijay Iyer -- "Epistrophy" -- Solo -- ACT (N)

Matt Jorgensen -- "Dialogue 2008" -- Tattooed By Passion -- Origin (N)

Noah Howard -- "Ole" -- Ole -- Chiaroscuro

Noah Howard -- "Dedication (To Albert Ayler)" -- Live At The Village Vanguard -- Freedom

3rd Man -- "aBROXimation" -- 3rd Man -- Acme

Serge Pesce -- "La danse du paon ebouriffe 1" -- L'odore del caffe -- Zuzurelone

Floratone -- "Take A Look" -- Floratone -- Blue Note

Noah Howard -- "This Place Called Earth" -- Noah Howard At Judson Hall -- ESP

Tom Baker Quartet -- "Bit By Bitt" -- Save -- Present Sounds

For two weeks after broadcast, you can listen to this and other KBCS programs in the station's audio archives: http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=15145

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This is the music heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on September 20:

Herb Ellis -- "Pogo" -- Ellis In Wonderland -- Verve

Steve Turre -- "African Shells--Third Interlude--Happiness" -- Sanctified Shells -- Antilles

Rez Abassi Acoustic Quartet -- "Bees" -- Natural Selection -- Sunnyside (N)

Cory Weeds -- "Fine And Dandy" -- The Many Deeds of Cory Weeds -- Cellar Live (N)

Nadav Snir-Zelniker Trio -- "Pizmon Layakinton (Song For The Hyacinth)" -- Thinking Out Loud -- OA2

Masada Quintet Featuring Joe Lovano -- "Serakel" -- Stolas--Book of Angels, Volume 12 -- Tzadik

Charles Lloyd Quartet -- "Being And Becoming" -- Mirror -- ECM (N)

New Art Jazz Ensemble -- "Song For The Unsung" -- John Carter & Bobby Bradford--Mosaic Select -- Mosaic

George Marsh & Mel Graves -- "McNabb The Crabb" -- Upon A Time -- New Albion

Joe McPhee Quartet -- "Message From Denmark" -- Underground Railroad -- Atavistic

ROVA Saxophone Quartet -- "The Chord of War" -- Terry Riley--Chanting The Light of Foresight -- New Albion

Liberty Ellman -- "You Have Ears" -- Ophiuchus Butterfly -- Pi

Marilyn Crispell -- "Collage For Coltrane II" -- For Coltrane -- Leo

Denman Maroney Quartet -- "Detach & Retain" -- GAGA -- Nuscape

Dom Minasi's DDT + 2 -- "Waltz For Eric" -- Time Will Tell -- CDM

Either/Orchestra -- "The Petrograd Revision" -- Mood Music For Time Travellers -- Accurate (N)

Skerik's Syncopated Taint Septet -- "Summer Pudding" -- Live At The Triple Door -- Royal Potato Family

* Geri Allen -- "Holdin' Court" -- The Life of A Song -- Telarc

* Geri Allen presents her tribute to Eric Dolphy at The Jazz Alley in Seattle, this Tuesday and Wednesday, September 21 & 22.

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Here is the music played on “Straight, No Chaser” on September 27:

Plas Johnson – “’Round Midnight” – The Warm Sound of Plas Johnson, Tenor Sax, Volume 1—Midnight Blues – Blue Moon

Kenny Dorham – “Sunset” – Whistle Stop – Blue Note

Art Farmer – “Raincheck” – Something To Live For – Contemporary

Roy Haynes Quartet – “Long Wharf” – Out of The Afternoon – Impulse!

Jimmy Greene – “Trials” – Mission Statement – RazDaz

Roy Haynes – “Like This” – Te-Vou! – Dreyfus Jazz

Wallace Roney – “Mystikal” – Mystikal – HighNote

Liam Sillery – “Holding Pattern” – Phenominology – OA2

Norbert Stein & Pata, Horns & Drums – “This Is You” – Silent Sitting Bulls – PataMusic (N)

Sideshow – “Slugging A Vampire” – Songs of Charles Ives – Blueshift

Leo Smith – “Spirit Catcher” – Spirit Catcher – Nessa

* Darius Jones – “Big Train Rollin’” – Man’ish Boy (A Raw And Beautiful Thing) – AUM Fidelity

The Last Electro-Acoustic Space Jazz & Percussion Ensemble – “Waltz For Woody (For Woody Shaw)” – Miles Away – Stones Throw

Lloyd Miller – “Modality” – The Heliocentrics (OST) – Strut

Ahleuchatistas – “Post-Colonial Nausea” – Even In The Midst… -- Cuneiform

Joe Morris – “There’s Probably No Other Way” – No Vertigo – Leo

Lookout Farm – “Lookout Farm” – David Liebman & Richie Beirach—Mosaic Select – Mosaic

Sarah Wilson – “Underneath The Soil” – Trapeze Project – Brass Tonic (N)

* The Darius Jones Trio plays in the Earshot Jazz Festival on October 23.

Join us for the KBCS Fund Drive, next Monday, October 4.

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Thanks to the listeners who have donated to KBCS during our fall fund drive. Here is the music we heard between appeals for funding on "Straight, No Chaser" on October 4:

Gene Bertoncini -- "Lush Life / Isfahan" -- Quiet Now -- Ambient

Fred Hersch & Gary Burton -- "Beautiful Love" -- Fred Hersch & Friends--The Duo Album -- Classical Action

Richard Cole -- "Blame It On My Reed" -- Inner Mission -- Origin (N)

Max Roach -- "Effi" -- Members, Don't Git Weary -- Collectables

Rez Abassi Acoustic Quartet -- "Pakistani Minor" -- Natural Selection -- Sunnyside (N)

Stephan Crump -- "Shoes, Jump" -- Reclamation -- Sunnyside

John Zorn, George Lewis & Bill Frisell -- "Eastern Incident" -- News For Lulu -- Hat Art

Scott DuBois -- "River Life" -- Black Hawk Dance -- Sunnyside

Skerik's Syncopated Taint Septet -- "Mississippi Goddamn" -- Live At The Triple Door -- Royal Potato Family

Rudresh Mahanthappa & Bunky Green -- "Summit" -- Apex -- Pi (N)

Wally Shoup, Gust Burns, Reuben Radding & Greg Campbell -- "Staccato Flue" -- The Levitation Shuffle -- Clean Feed

Lisle Ellis -- "P.B.'s Parable" -- Elevations -- Victo

Duke Ellington & John Coltrane -- "The Feeling of Jazz" -- Duke Elilngton & John Coltrane -- Impulse!

Frank Hewitt -- "I'll Remember April" -- We Loved You -- Smalls

Jerome Harris -- "Out To Lunch" -- Hidden In Plain View -- New World

It's not too late to contribute to KBCS and help support community radio in our community. Call 425-564-5000 or pledge on-line at www.kbcs.fm.

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS! Continue to listen....

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This week on "Straight, No Chaser," we listened to some of the artists who are appearing in the 2010 Earshot Jazz Festival in Seattle. The playlist includes the dates and venues of their performances:

Randy Halberstadt (with Thomas Marriott & Mark Taylor) -- "Rigenia" -- Flash Point -- Origin

(Randy Halberstadt Quintet, Tula's, Nov. 3)

(Thomas Marriott Chamber Jazz Ensemble, Chapel Performance Space, Nov. 6)

(Mark Taylor Quartet, Tula's, Oct. 27)

Jay Thomas Quartet -- "What Is This Thing Called Love?" -- Live At Tula's, Volume 2 -- Merrimack

(Jay Thomas Tribute To Milt Kleeb, Tula's, Oct. 16)

Nelda Swiggett -- "Beyond That" -- This Time -- OA2

(Nelda Swiggett Trio, Tula's, Oct. 21)

Jean-Michel Pilc -- "Action" -- New Dreams -- Dreyfus Jazz

(Jean-Michel Pilc, Seattle Art Museum, Oct. 24)

Robert Glasper -- "G & B" -- In My Element -- Blue Note

(Robert Glasper Trio, The Triple Door, Oct. 17)

Dave Peck -- "Skylark" -- Solo -- Let's Play Stella

(Dave Peck, Solo, Chapel Performance Space, Oct. 29)

Dafnis Prieto Sextet -- "Just Say It" -- Taking The Soul For A Walk -- Dafnison Music

(Dafnis Prieto Proverb Trio, The Crocodile, Nov. 1)

Ziggurat Quartet -- "Prismic" -- Calculated Gestures -- Origin

(Ziggurat Quartet, PONCHO Concert Hall, Nov. 6)

Rufus Reid -- "Dry Land" -- Out Front -- Motema

(Rufus Reid Trio, Tula's, Oct. 31 & Nov. 1)

Brian Blade -- "Perceptual" -- Fellowship -- Blue Note

(Brian Blade & The Fellowship Band, EMP/SFM, Nov. 5)

Wayne Horvitz Gravitas Quartet -- "A Fond Farewell (For Nica)" -- One Dance Alone -- Songlines

(Wayne Horvitz/Soren Kjaergaard Group, PONCHO Concert Hall, Nov. 4)

Michael Blake Sextet -- "Temporary Constellation" -- Amor De Cosmos -- Songlines

(Michael Blake's Lucky Thompson Project, PONCHO Concert Hall, Nov. 4)

Marc Seales (with Cuong Vu) -- "The Breaks" -- American Songs, Volume 1 -- (self)

(Marc Seales with Robert Pinsky & Paul Gabrielson, Oct. 15)

(Cuong Vu & Andrew D'Angelo, The Crocodile, Nov. 1)

Chicago Underground Duo -- "Exponent Red" -- Axis And Alignment -- Thrill Jockey

(Chicago Underground Duo, EMP/SFM, Oct. 16)

Julian Priester -- "Ecumene" -- In Deep End Dance -- Conduit

(Julian Priester & David Haney, Chapel Performance Space, Oct. 21)

James Carter, John Medeski, Christian McBride, Adam Rogers & Joey Baron -- "Infiniment" -- Heaven On Earth -- Halfnote

(James Carter, John Medeski, Adam Rogers "Heaven On Earth," The Triple Door, Oct. 22)

Scott Amendola Trio -- "Tudo De Bom" -- Lift -- SAZi

(Scott Amendola Trio, PONCHO Concert Hall, Oct. 26)

Lina Allemano Four -- "Baw Baw Be" -- Gridjam -- Lumo

(Lina Allemano Four, Chapel Performance Space, Oct. 19)

For more information about the 2010 Earshot Jazz Festival, see www.earshot.org.

You can listen to this program any time in the next two weeks in the KBCS audio archives:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=15585

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS!

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Again this week on "Straight, No Chaser," we listened to artists who are appearing in the 2010 Earshot Jazz Festival. Dates and venues are shown below:

Gail Pettis (with Randy Halberstadt) -- "Night And Day" -- Here In The Moment -- OA2

(Gail Pettis & Friends, Tula's, Nov. 6)

(Randy Halberstadt Quintet, Tula's, Nov. 3)

Dawn Clement -- "2-Day" -- Break -- Origin

(Jay Clayton / Dawn Clement Quartet, Tula's, Oct. 26)

Wellstone Conspiracy -- "Turbulator" -- Motives -- Origin

(Wellstone Conspiracy, Tula's, Oct. 23)

Tia Fuller -- "Windsoar" -- Decisive Steps -- Mack Avenue

(Tia Fuller Quartet, The Triple Door, Oct. 24)

Matt Jorgensen (with Mark Taylor & Thomas Marriott) -- "Dialogue 2008" -- Tattooed By Passion -- Origin

(Matt Jorgensen's Tattooed By Passion, The Triple Door, Oct. 26)

(Mark Taylor Quartet, Tula's, Oct. 27)

(Thomas Marriott New Chamber Jazz Ensemble, Chapel Performance Space, Nov. 6)

Richard Cole -- "Secret Love" -- Inner Mission -- Origin

(Richard Cole Quintet, Tula's, Oct. 20)

Bill Frisell -- "A Worthy Endeavor (for Cajori)" -- Beautiful Dreamers -- Savoy Jazz

(Bill Frisell Beautiful Dreamers Trio & Guests, The Triple Door, Nov. 3)

The Teaching -- "A New Earth" -- The Teaching -- (self)

(The Teaching, The Triple Door, Oct. 27)

Ryuichi Sakamoto -- "Energy Flow" -- Moto-Tronic -- Sony

(Ryuichi Sakamoto, Moore Theatre, Oct. 30)

Steve Lehman Octet -- "Waves" -- Travail, Transformation And Flow -- Pi

(Steve Lehman Octet, Seattle Art Museum, Oct. 29)

Jack Wright & Bob Marsh -- "Plight of The Mocking Birds" -- Birds In The Hand -- Public Eyesore

(Jack Wright & Gust Burns, Chapel Performance Space, Nov. 3)

(Jack Wright / Gust Burns Large Ensemble, PONCHO Concert Hall, Nov. 6)

Sticks And Stones (with Matana Roberts) -- "Isfahan" -- Shed Grace -- Thrill Jockey

(Matana Roberts, Chapel Performance Space, Oct. 28)

Darius Jones Trio -- "Chasing The Ghost" -- Man'ish Boy (A Raw & Beautiful Thing) -- AUM Fidelity

(Darius Jones Trio, Rainier Valley Cultural Center, Oct. 23)

Dafnis Prieto Sextet -- "Comandante" -- Taking The Soul For A Walk -- Danison

(Dafnis Prieto Proverb Trio, The Crocodile, Nov. 1)

Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra -- "Passage Noir" -- The Endless Search -- Origin

(Seattle Repertory Jazz Orchestra Presents Jazz Goes To The Movies, Nordstrom Recital Hall, Oct. 30; and Kirkland Performance Center, Nov. 7)

As always, this program will be available for listening for the next two weeks in the KBCS audio archives:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=15692.

For more information about the 2010 Earshot Jazz Festival, and for tickets, see the website, www.earshot.org -- or call Earshot Jazz at (206) 547-9787.

Thanks for listening to jazz on KBCS! Continue to listen....

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This is the music heard on "Straight, No Chaser" on October 25:

Lucky Thompson -- "Soul Food" -- Lucky In Paris -- High Note

Abdullah Ibrahim -- "Eclipse At Dawn" -- Blues For A Hip King -- Camden

Tal Farlow -- "You Stepped Out of A Dream" -- The Swinging Guitar of Tal Farlow -- Verve

Wayne Shorter -- "Witch Hunt" -- Speak No Evil -- Blue Note

Cecil Taylor -- "Rick Kick Shaw" -- Jazz Advance -- Fresh Sounds

* Marion Brown -- "Spooks" -- Three For Shepp -- Impulse!

* Marion Brown & Gunter Hampel -- "Improvisation" -- Reeds 'N Vibes -- Improvising Artists

* Marion Brown -- "Why Not" -- Why Not -- ESP

Avishai Cohen -- "Art Deco" -- Introducing Triveni -- Anzic (N)

Gil Evans Orchestra -- "Spaced" -- Blues In Orbit -- Enja

Dave Douglas -- "The View From Blue Mountain" -- Spirit Moves -- Green Leaf

* Marion Brown Quintet -- "Gesprachsfetzen" -- Gesprachsfetzen -- Calig

* Marion Brown Quartet -- "Sonnymoon For Two" -- La Placita--Live In Willisau -- Timeless

Chris Potter 10 -- "Chief Seattle" -- Song For Anyone -- Sunnyside

Flat Earth Society -- "Mutt" -- Cheer Me, Perverts! -- Crammed Discs

Sam Yahel Trio -- "Saba" -- Truth And Beauty -- Origin

* In honor of Marion Brown, 1931-2010

On Monday, November 1st, Brett Watanabe will be your guest host on "Straight, No Chaser."

Listen to this week's show in the KBCS audio archives: http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=15815

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Many thanks to Megan Sullivan for hosting “Straight, No Chaser” on November 1st. Here is the music Megan played:

Red Garland – “Your Red Wagon” – Red’s Blues – Prestige

Freddie Hubbard – “Happy Times” – The Artistry of Freddie Hubbard – UMG

Jackie McLean – “What’s New?” – The Best of Jackie McLean – New Jazz / Fantasy

Bill Evans – “Woody ‘N You” – The Best of Bill Evans – UMG

Kenny Dorham – “Lotus Blossom” – Quiet Kenny – Concord / Prestige

Horace Silver – “Filthy McNasty” – The Blue Note Years – Blue Note

Jimmy Smith & Wes Montgomery – “James And Wes” – Jimmy & Wes: The Dynamic Duo – Verve

Art Pepper – “Too Close For Comfort” – The Best of Art Pepper – Contemporary

Clifford Brown – “Jordu” – The Definitive Clifford Brown – Verve

Sarah Vaughan – “It’s Crazy” – The Definitive Sarah Vaughan – Verve

Art Farmer – “Out of The Past” – Out of The Past

Lee Morgan – “Twice Around” – Tom Cat – Blue Note

Anita O’Day – “Speak Low” – The Complete Anita O’Day Verve / Clef Sessions – Mosaic

Eric Dolphy – “On Green Dolphin Street” – The Best of Eric Dolphy – New Jazz / Prestige

Joe Henderson – “Escapade” – Our Thing – Blue Note

McCoy Tyner – “Peresina” – The Definitive McCoy Tyner – Blue Note

Bobby Hutcherson – “Little B’s Poem” – Components – Blue Note

To hear this program, go to the KBCS audio archives:

http://kbcsweb.bellevuecollege.edu/playlist/archive/?ShowID=15926.

Also, be sure to check out Megan’s biweekly on-line program, “Shape of Modern Jazz,” in the KBCS audio archives.

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