Vocalist Connie Evingson dropped by with young drummer Trevor Haining to talk about Jazz 3G, their Sunday show at the Jungle Theater featuring three generations of jazz musicians. I played music from Jimmy Smith, Herbie Mann, Cal Tjader Stan Getz, a couple of tunes from a new Doug Haining album, as well as something from Vic Dickenson Buck Clayton, and something new from Anthony E. Nelson, Jr. Not to forget Charles Mingus.
Pippi Ardennia came by with three young musicians to talk about their appearance with her at the Landmark Center on Sunday, the 13th. I also played mid-century music from Charles Earland, Mel Brown, Dexter Gordon, and Sonny Rollins. Newer tunes from Anthony E. Nelson, Doug Haining, Chip White, and Gloria Lynne. And the Mingus Moment.
Pianist Mary Louise Knutson came in to talk about her new album, In the Bubble, and her upcom9ing CD release parties. I also played new music from Reuben Wilson, Carmen Lundy, and Pat Mallinger, as well as older tunes from Donald Byrd & Gigi Gryce, and Illinois Jacquet, Russell Malone, and Charlie Parker.