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Program 571: Trumpet Music

KALW Broadcast Date: August 30, 2019 | Host: Mark Abramson

On this Music From Other Minds, Mark Abramson presents a program dedicated to works for the trumpet. The program features works by Wadada Leo Smith, Don Cherry, Jaimie Branch, Jon Hassell, and Miles Davis.

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Title:  Kulture of Jazz (1993)
Composer: Wadada Leo Smith
Performers: Wadada Leo Smith – Trumpet, Flugelhorn, Koto, Mbira, Harmonica, Bamboo Notch Flute, Percussion, Vocal
Recording Title: Kulture Jazz (1993)
Record Label: ECM Records
Catalog Number: ECM 1507


Title: Like That of Sky (1979)
Composer: Collin Walcott
Performers: Codona: Collin Walcott – sitar, tabla, hammered dulcimer, sanza, voice; Don Cherry – trumpet, flutes, doussn; Nana Vasconcelos – berimbau, cuida, percussion, voice
Recording Title: The Codona Trilogy (2008)
Record Label: ECM Records
Catalog Number: ECM 2033-35


Title: Leaves of Glass (2017)
Composer: Jaimie Branch
Performers: Jaimie Branch, trumpet; Tomeka Reid, cello; Jason Ajemian, bass; Chad Taylor, drums; Matt Schneider, guitar; Ben Lamar Gay, cornet; Josh Berman, cornet
Recording Title: Fly or Die (2017)
Record Label: International Anthem Recording Co.
Catalog Number: IARC0011


Title: Ndeya (2018)
Composer: Jon Hassell
Performers: Jon Hassell – trumpet, keyboards
Recording Title: Listening to Pictures (Pentimento Volume 1) (2018)
Record Label: Ndeya Records
Catalog Number: NDEYA1CD


Title: Bitches Brew (1970)
Composer: Miles Davis
Performers: Miles Davis – trumpet; Joe Zawinul – electric piano (left); Chick Corea – electric piano (right); Wayne Shorter – soprano saxophone; Bernie Maupin – bass clarinet; John McLaughlin – electric guitar; Dave Holland – bass; Harvey Brooks – bass; Lenny White – drums (left); Jack DeJohnette – drums (right); Don Alias – congas; Juma Santos – shaker, congas
Recording Title: Bitches Brew (1970)
Record Label: Columbia Legacy
Catalog Number: C2K 65774

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