Saturday, May 14, 2022

May 14, 2022: I Could Write a Book

Let’s take a trip to our local library as we check out a few songs about… well… books! You’ll hear timeless selections from artists like Miles Davis, Lorraine Feather, and Diana Krall. Join host Jay Daniels as we present “I Could Write a Book” from Simply Timeless.

Playlist for May 14, 2022

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
I Could Write a BookMiles DavisRelaxin' with the Miles Davis Quintet.Prestige195805:05
Out of This WorldNnenna FreelonShaking Free.Concord199605:51
Doodlin'Horace Silver & the Jazz MessengersHorace Silver & the Jazz Messengers.Blue Note195606:44
Book Faded BrownPaul JostBreaking Through.Dot Time201404:48
Letter from HomeBrad Goode Quintet & Ernie WattsThat's Right!.OA2201807:00
A Hopeful NoteLorraine FeatherMy Own Particular Life.Ind.202105:33
Open Letter to DukeMingus Big BandLive at Jazz Standard.Jazz Workshop201007:05
My Little Brown BookDuke Ellington & John ColtraneDuke Ellington & John Coltrane.impulse!196305:23
I Could Write a BookRosemary ClooneyThe Songbook Collection.Concord199003:06
You Can't Judge a Book / A Great Rhythm SectionBen SidranBumpin' at the Sunside.Nardis200406:56
Teach Me TonightBlossom DearieOnce Upon a Summertime.Verve195802:40
My Little Red BookCal TjaderFried Bananas.Skye196803:20
The Book of Love (feat. Laila Biali)Jodi ProznickSun Songs.Cellar Live201705:25
Burning the LettersAlex HamburgerAnd She Spoke.Ind.202103:23
I'm Gonna Sit Right Down and Write Myself a LetterNat King ColeThe Very Best of Nat King Cole.Capitol200602:33
You're My EverythingJulie KellyEverything I Love.Chase200603:14
Close as Pages in a BookClaire MartinOld Boyfriends.Linn199405:48
Letter to EvanBill EvansEverybody Still Digs Bill Evans.Craft202104:50
Dedicated to YouSarah Vaughan & Billy EckstineSarah Vaughan's Finest Hour.Verve200002:47
Love LettersDiana KrallThe Look of Love.Verve200104:55
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196603:05

Friday, May 6, 2022

May 7, 2022: What's Your Story?

Life is filled with experiences that shape us into who we are today. We remember many of those moments through stories. Join host Jay Daniels as we hear musical stories from Deanna Witkowski, Jamie Cullum, and Lorraine Feather. This week, we ask “What’s Your Story?” during Simply Timeless.


Playlist for May 7, 2022

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
What's Your Story Morning Glory? / Ghost of LoveDeanna WitkowskiForce of Nature.McG Jazz202209:40
The Dry Cleaner from Des MoinesKelly Green TrioVolume One.Ind.201902:53
PoemsTerence BlanchardColor and Light: Jazz Sketches on Sondheim.Sony Masterworks199507:21
Love PoemsLaurin TaleseGorgeous Chaos.Ind.201605:35
The Glory of LovePaul McCartneyKisses on the Bottom.Hear Music201203:40
Old Mother HubbardNaama GheberOld Mother Hubbard (Single).Ind.202202:08
Poor ButterflyLa Tanya HallSay Yes.Blue Canoe201906:02
Short StoryJill McCarron TrioJazz Motif.Ind.202106:35
Life StoryLorraine FeatherMy Own Particular Life.Ind.202104:17
What's Your Story, Morning Glory?Ella FitzgeraldElla Swings Lightly.Verve195802:38
Serpentine FireJack DeJohnette, Ravi Coltrane, & Matt GarrisonIn Movement.ECM201608:52
I Get a Kick Out of YouTony Bennett & Lady GagaLove for Sale.Columbia202103:30
Can't We Be Friends?Audrey SilverLet Me Know Your Heart.Ind.201903:42
Don't Worry 'Bout MeHinda Hoffman Meets Soul MessagePeople.Ind.202205:03
Tell Me a Story Baylor ProjectThe Journey.Ind.201704:39
A Story Often Told, Seldom HeardAaron DiehlThe Vagabond.Mack Avenue202007:10
PhotographJamie CullumCatching Tales.Universal200505:38
Where Do I Go from Here?Peggy LeeAll Aglow Again!.Capitol196002:18
I Wish You LoveNat King ColeThe Very Best of Nat King Cole.Capitol200602:52
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196603:05

Friday, April 29, 2022

April 30, 2022: What's New? (Spring 2022)

We round out the month of April with a review of “What’s New” in the world of jazz. Join host Jay Daniels as we bring you the latest from artists like Catherine Russell, Kevin Eubanks & Orrin Evans, Jazzmeia Horn, and Giacomo Gates. We’ll see you on the radio for Simply Timeless! 

Playlist for April 30, 2022

TitleArtistAlbumLabelYearLength
Seventy-Six TrombonesDIVA Jazz OrchestraDIVA Swings Broadway.Ind.202205:14
Funny GirlJoe AltermanThe Upside of Down.Ropeadope202106:02
Ghost SongCécile McLorin SalvantGhost Song.Nonesuch202203:19
But Not for Me (feat. Melody Diachun)Tom KennlysideA Night at the Espresso.Cellar202205:05
It Ain't Necessarily SoMark WinklerLate Bloomin' Jazzman.Café Pacific202203:28
Swanee RiverDave Brubeck TrioLive from Vienna 1967.Brubeck Editions202207:03
Twelve for BrubeckLenny Marcus TrioWhen a Door Opens.Ind.202204:13
Samba in New OrleansDiego FigueiredoFollow the Signs.Arbors202201:47
Delicate SambaDiego FigueiredoFollow the Signs.Arbors202203:30
Samba in Preludio (feat. Andrea Rea)Chiara IzziLive in Bremen.Dot Time202205:52
HeartDIVA Jazz OrchestraDIVA Swings Broadway.Ind.202207:43
Send for MeCatherine RussellSend for Me.Dot Time202204:40
Love Is a Many Splendored ThingCharles GooldRhythm in Contrast.La Reserve202203:03
He Could Be PerfectJazzmeia HornDear Love.Empress Legacy202105:50
P. S. I Love YouGiacomo GatesYou.Savant202203:08
PreludeGoldings Bernstein StewartPerpetual Pendulum.Smoke Sessions202205:20
Optimistic Voices / No Love DyingCécile McLorin SalvantGhost Song.Nonesuch202207:18
Dreams of Loving YouKevin Eubanks & Orrin EvansEEE: The Eubanks-Evans-Experience.Imani202204:34
Listen to the DawnRandy NapoleonRust Belt Roots.Origin202207:08
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196603:05

May 14, 2022: I Could Write a Book

Let’s take a trip to our local library as we check out a few songs about… well… books! You’ll hear timeless selections from artists like Mil...