New Arrivals · CDs—Jazz/Blues

August 26, 2014
These titles were recently added to the collection of the Public Library of Cincinnati and Hamilton County.

A special life

August 25, 2014
Mayall, John, performer.
©℗2014
1 audio disc (48 min., 42 sec. ) ; 4 3/4 in.
John Mayall, vocals, piano, organ, harmonica, clavinet, guitar ; with accompanying musicians.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Why did you go last night (4:54) -- Speak of the devil (3:26) -- That's all right (3:19) -- World gone crazy (4:15) -- Floodin' in California (4:37) -- Big town playboy (4:19) -- A special life (4:10) -- I just got to know (4:08) -- Heartache (4:48) -- Like a fool (4:03) -- Just a memory (6:39).
An aptly-titled album that serves as further testament to John Mayall's boundless talent, vitality, and ever-dynamic personality. Along with his accomplished band, he goes back to his roots with an eclectic recording centered in the blues, but with diversions into rock and Americana. There are three new songs penned by John, and one from band members Greg Rzab and Rocky Athas, as well as blues favorites from some of the greats, including Albert King and Jimmy Rogers.

Continuation [sound recording]

August 19, 2014
Bailey, Philip, 1951-
Netherlands : PTG Records ; Sony Music, 2010, cp1983.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Philip Bailey.
Previously released material.
Compact disc.
I know (4:04) -- Trapped (5:28) -- It's our time (3:50) -- Desire (5:22) -- I'm waitin' for your love (4:10) -- Vaya (go with love) (4:17) -- The good guy's supposed to get the girls (4:14) -- Your boyfriend's back ($:48).

Ske-dat-de-dat : the spirit of Satch

August 14, 2014
John, Dr., 1940- performer.
[Place of publication not identified] : Concord, [2014]
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Dr. John, Terence Blanchard, Blind Boys of Alabama, Shemekia Copeland, Dirty Dozen Brass Band, Anthony Hamilton, Ledisi, Bonnie Raitt.
Notes included on container insert.
Compact disc.
What a wonderful world (feat. Nicholas Payton and The Blind Boys of Alabama) (4:11) -- Mack the knife (feat. Terence Blanchard and Mike Ladd) (6:13) -- Tight like this (feat. Arturo Sandoval and Telmary) (4:52) -- I've got the world on a string (feat. Bonnie Raitt) (4:04) -- Gut bucket blues (feat. Nicholas Payton) (2:47) -- Sometimes I feel like a motherless child (feat. Anthony Hamilton) (4:45) -- That's my home (feat. Wendell Brunious and The McCrary Sisters) (3:55) -- Nobody knows the trouble I've seen (feat. Ledisi and The McCrary Sisters) (4:37) -- Wrap your troubles in dreams (feat. Terence Blanchard and The Blind Boys of Alabama) (6:36) -- Dippermouth blues (feat. James 12 Andrews) (4:28) -- Sweet hunk o'trash (feat. Shemekia Copeland) (4:19) -- Memories of you (feat. Arturo Sandoval) (5:03) -- When you're smiling (the whole world smiles with you) (feat. Dirty Dozen Brass Band) (2:41).

An evening with Dave Grusin [sound recording].

August 8, 2014
Grusin, Dave.
[S.l.] : Heads Up International ; Beverly Hills, CA : Concord Music Group, p2011.
1 sound disc (67 min., 50 sec.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Dave Grusin ; with acc.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Fratelli chase (3:42) -- On golden pond ; Hornpipe medley (5:50) -- Intro (Patti Austin) (1:14) -- Makin' whoopee (Patti Austin, soloist) (4:12) -- Porgy & Bess medley (5:40) -- Cool (Gary Burton, soloist) (5:08) -- Somewhere (Jon Secada & Patti Austin, soloists) (4:41) -- Suite from the Milagro Beanfield War (11:48) -- Intro (Jon Secada) (0:28) -- Maria (4:47) -- I feel pretty (Nestor Torres, soloist) (6:35) -- Moon river (Monica Mancini, soloist) (3:55) -- Peter Gunn (Gary Burton, soloist) (5:24) -- Memphis stomp (4:26).

Let's [sound recording]

August 8, 2014
Schroeder, Adam (Musician)
[Capri, CO] : CAPRI Records, [2014]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Adam Schroeder, baritone saxophone ; Anthony Wilson, guitar ; John Clayton, bass ; Jeff Hamilton, drums.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Hello bright sunflower (6:40) -- In the middle of a kiss (5:37) -- Just clap your hands (6:26) -- You & I (5:39) -- Wrap your troubles in dreams (6:53) -- A Hawkeye, a Hoosier & two Cali cats (5:11) -- Contemplation (intro) (1:42) -- Patient endurance, steady hope (7:04) -- Let's (5:25) -- Southside samba (6:38) -- The Smulyan spectacles.

Chorale

August 4, 2014
Knuffke, Kirk, composer, instrumentalist
℗2013.
1 audio disc (64:04) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Kirk Knuffke, cornet ; Russ Lossing, piano ; Michael Formanek, bass ; Billy Hart, drums.
Title from container.
Composed by Kirk Knuffke.
Wingy (8:22) -- Made (5:59) -- Kettle (5:22) -- Standing (5:49) -- Madly (9:39) -- Match (7:26) -- Chorale (6:11) -- School (8:29) -- Good good (6:26).

The Lagos music salon [sound recording]

August 1, 2014
Somi, 1979-
[S.l.] : O-Ke, [2014]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Somi ; with featured performers.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
First kiss : Eko oni baje -- Love juju #1 -- Lady revisited (featuring Angelique Kidjo) -- Ankara Sundays -- Ginger me slowly -- When rivers cry (featuring Common) -- Brown round things -- The story of Monkey -- Akobi : first born s(u)n -- Two dollar day -- Still your girl -- Four. One. Nine -- Love Nwantinti (featuring In His Image) -- Four African women -- Hearts & swag -- Love juju #2 -- Last song -- Shine your eye.

Slam dunk

August 1, 2014
Albright, Gerald, composer, instrumentalist.
[Place of publication not identified] : Heads Up : Telarc, [2014]
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Gerald Albright, saxophone, bass ; with accompanying musicians.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Slam dunk (4:40) -- True colors (5:33) -- Because of you (5:16) -- It's a man's, man's, man's world (5:43) -- The Duke (4:17) -- Sparkle in your eyes interlude (1:30) -- Sparkle in your eyes (4:13) -- Where did we go wrong? (feat. Peabo Bryson) (4:46) -- Fiesta interlude (3:03) -- Split decision (4:38) -- The gospel interlude (0:39) -- The gospel (4:27).

My old friend : celebrating George Duke

July 31, 2014
Jarreau, Al, singer.
©2014
1 audio disc : digital, (CD audio) ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Al Jarreau with accompnaying musicians.
Ttitle from disc label.
My old friend (feat. Gerald Albright) -- Someday (feat. Dianne Reeves) -- Churchyheart (backyard ritual) (feat. Marcus Miller) -- Somebossa (summer breezin') (feat. Gerald Albright) -- Sweet baby (feat. Lalah Hathaway) -- Every reason to smile/wings of love (feat. Jeffrey Osborne) -- No rhyme, no reason (feat. Kelly Price) -- Bring me joy (feat. George Duke and Boney James) -- Brazilian love affair / up from the sea it arose and ate rio in one swift bite (feat. Dianne Reeves) -- You touch my brain (feat. Dr. John).

Live from La La Land [sound recording]

July 31, 2014
Anderson, Jon, 1944-
[England?] : Opio Media, p2006.
2 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Jon Anderson, guitar, piano, vocals.
Notes included on container insert.
Compact discs.
Disc one. Long distance runaround ; Father sky ; Yours is no disgrace ; Richard ; Reggae song ; I'll find my way home ; Buddha song ; Piano songs -- Disc two. Show me ; Nous sommes du soleil ; Owner of a lonely heart ; Wondrous stories ; Turn of the century ; White buffalo ; State of independence ; And you and I ; Soon ; Your move ; O'er ; Roundabout.

Floating

July 29, 2014
Fred Hersch Trio.
[Redding, Conn.] : Palmetto Records, 2014.
1 sound disc : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
Fred Hersch Trio (Fred Hersch, piano ; John Hébert, bass ; Eric Mcpherson, drums).
Program notes by Fred Hersch in English printed on container.
Compact disc.
You & the night & the music -- Floating -- West Virginia Rose (for Florette & Roslyn) -- Home fries (for John Hébert) -- Far away (for Shimrit) -- Arcata (for Esperanza) -- A speech to the sea (for Maaria) -- Autumn haze (for Keven Hays) -- If ever I would leave you -- Let's cool one.

The Sun blues box [sound recording] : blues, R&B and gospel music in Memphis, 1950-1958.

July 28, 2014
[Hamberg, Germany] : Bear Family Productions, p2013.
10 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 book (184 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 31 cm.)
Various performers.
Title from outer container.
Accompanying book by Hank Davis, Colin Escott, and Martin Hawkins contains biographical and historical notes, and discography.
Disc 9. Out-takes. (Have you ever had) Trouble? (2) (Handy Jackson) -- You're gonna cry (Billy Love) -- Runnin' around (2) ("Sleepy" John Estes) -- Skin and bones woman (2) (Elven Parr's in the Groove Boys) -- Little Walter's boogie (2) (Walter Horton) -- That ain't right (2) (Henry Hill with Doctor Ross) -- She may be yours (but she comes to see me sometime) (3) (Joe Hill Louis) -- Sweet home Chicago (2) (Honeyboy Edwards) -- Off the wall (2) ("Little Walker) -- Believe I'll settle down (2) (Boy Gilmore) -- Ugly woman (2) ; Dead letter blues (2) ; Johnny's dream (2) (Johnny O'Neal) -- Wolf call boogie (2) (Hot Shot Love) -- Way after midnight (2) ; Gee I wish (2) ; The news is all around town (2) (Billy Love ) -- Rode that train/Lookin' for my baby (3) (Little Milton) -- I feel so worried (3) ; So long baby goodbye (2) (Sammy Lewis/Willie Johnson Combo) -- Left job boogie (Doctor Ross) -- Walked all night (2) ; Baby I'm coming home (2) (Charlie Booker) -- (I know) You don't love me ; Down & out (aka How long will it last) ; You ain't the one ; Matchbox (aka I'm gonna forget about you) (Ike Turner with Tommy Hodge) -- Cheating and lying blues (2) (Pat Hare).

Dave [sound recording]: the jazz biography.

July 24, 2014
Brubeck, Dave.
Holland : United Audio Entertainment, p2005.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Dave Brubeck, piano ; Paul Desmond, alto ; Ron Crotty, bass ; Lloyd Davis, drums (tracks 1, 3, 5, 7) ; Dave Brubeck, piano ; Cal Tjader, vibes, drums, bongos ; Ron Crotty, bass (tracks 2, 4, 6, 8, 9, 10).
Insert contains 8 pages of biographical information.
Compact disc.
Stardust -- Lullaby in rhythm -- These foolish things -- You stepped out of a dream -- Blue moon -- I'll remember April -- Tea for two -- Spring is here -- How high the moon -- Perfidia.

Truth B told [sound recording]

July 24, 2014
Brown, Paul (Guitarist)
[S.l.] : Woodward Avenue Records, [2014]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Paul Brown, guitar ; with acc.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Sunrise on sunset (4:21) -- Truth B told (4:39) -- Take it from me (4:06) -- Love n trust (4:04) -- Casablanca (4:17) -- Home sweet home (4:43) -- Stay sly (4:45) -- Till the mornin' comes (3:35) -- Avalon nights (4:22) -- Purple shoes (6:14).

On top of the world

July 22, 2014
Jarez, performer.
[United States?] : Top Jazz Records, [2013]
1 audio disc : digital, CD audio, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.
Jarez, saxophone ; with AJ Luke, guitar, vocals ; Keenan Halloway, bass.
Title from disc label.
Full credits on container insert.
Can't let go (4:55) -- True love (4:47) -- Feels so right (4:24) -- Make it better (4:15) -- On top of the world (5:16) -- Never going to stop (5:11) -- I'm leaving (5:12) -- The way (4:58) -- When I look at you (4:28) -- Treasure (4:15).

Jazz, funk, soul [sound recording]

July 21, 2014
Lorber, Jeff.
[S.l.] : Shanachie, [2014]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Chuck Loeb, guitar ; Jeff Lorber, keyboards ; Everette Harp, saxophone.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Speed of light (4:31) -- Swingette (5:09) -- Adrenaline (4:28) -- Silent partner (6:24) -- Telephone (4:25) -- We were there (5:48) -- Line drive (4:27) -- Serious business (4:33) -- D.C. (4:15) -- Raccoon (4:58).

Afrophysicist

July 21, 2014
Croker, Theo
Sony Bmg Music New York, NY : DDB, [2014]
1 audio disc ; 4 3/4 in.
Theo Croker, trumpet ; with featured and accompanying musicians.
Title from container.
Notes included on container insert.
Alapa (for Doc) (2:01) -- Realize (5:37) -- It's not you, it's me (but you didn't help) (6:15) -- Light skinned beauty (3:24) -- Wanting your love (4:44) -- Save your love for me (featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater) (5:32) -- Visions (featuring Stefon Harris)(6:38) -- The fundamentals (4:35) -- Roy Allan (featuring Roy Hargrove) (4:53) -- Moody's mood for love (3:23) ; I can't help it (5:30) (featuring Dee Dee Bridgewater) -- Bo Masekela (2:51).

Decisions [sound recording]

July 21, 2014
Rush, Bobby.
[United States] : Silver Talon Records, [2014?]
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 DVD.
Bobby Rush, vocals ; Blinddog Smokin' ; with additional artists and accompaniment.
Lyrics on insert.
Compact disc.
Another murder in New Orleans -- Decisions -- Bobby Rush's bus -- If that's the way you like it I like it -- Funky old man -- Love of a woman -- Stand back -- Skinny little women -- Dr. Rush -- Too much weekend.

Appaloosa [sound recording]

July 18, 2014
Saunders, Tony (Musician)
[San Francisco?] : San Francisco Records, p2014.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Tony Saunders, bass guitar ; with acc.
Title from container.
Compact disc.
Sandy shores of Monterey -- The question is -- Romancing my life -- My first love -- We belong together -- What is this -- Appaloosa -- Falling in love -- Blue nickels -- I heart you -- Interlude in Paris -- Lady in my life -- This love of mine.

Jazz gems [sound recording] : the best of Nils.

July 18, 2014
Nils (Musician)
[S.l.] : Baja Records, [2014]
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Nils ; with acc.
Title from container.
All selections previously released.
Pacific Coast Highway (4:55) -- Let's bounce (3:50) -- Georgy Porgy (4:53) -- Ready to play (4:11) -- Catnap (5:03) -- Jump start (4:16) -- Shake it (4:45) -- Dreamin' (4:40) -- Summer nights (3:57) -- Soul mates (4:45) -- Casablanca (3:44) -- East Bay (4:12) -- Jazz cruise (3:50) -- Red wine & sunsets (4:44) -- After the storm (3:51).

True to the blues [sound recording] : the Johnny Winter story

July 18, 2014
Winter, Johnny, performer.
New York, NY : Columbia/Legacy, p2014.
4 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 booklet (47 pages : color illustrations ; 25 cm)
Johnny Winter, vocals and guitars; with other performers.
Selections originally released 1969-2011.
Compact discs; in container (26 cm.).
disc 4. One step at a time -- Honest I do -- Nickel blues -- Talk is cheap -- Wolf in sheep's clothing -- Bon ton roulet -- Don't take advantage of me -- Master mechanic -- Mojo boogie -- Stranger blues (live) -- Illustrated man -- Hard way -- Highway 61 revisited (live at the Bob Dylan 30th anniversary concert celebration) -- Maybellene (featuring Vince Gill) -- Dust my broom (featuring Derek Trucks).

Best of so far [sound recording]

July 17, 2014
Oliver, Steve (Jazz guitarist)
Beaumont, CA : SOM Entertainment, 2014.
1 sound disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Title from disc label.
High noon (3:51) -- Fun in the sun (3:50) -- Chips and salsa (3:55) -- Calling you (4:08) -- I know (5:12) -- Global kiss (4:12) -- West end (4:39) -- Tradewinds (4:21) -- Watching the world (3:31) -- Hello mornin'(4:21) -- Fearless (4:18) -- World citizen (4:34) -- Feeling good (4:59) -- Positive energy (3:58) -- Wings of spring (4:25).

All your life : a tribute to the Beatles, recorded at Abbey Road Studios, London

July 11, 2014
Di Meola, Al, 1954-, performer.
Germany : Inakustik, [2013].
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
In My Life -- And I Love Her -- Because -- Michelle -- I Will -- Eleanor Rigby -- Penny Lane -- Blackbird -- I Am The Walrus -- Day In The Life -- Being For The Benefit Of Mr. Kite -- With A Little Help From My Friends -- If I Fell -- She's Leaving Home.
His musical career now spanning more than three decades, Al Di Meola continues to be one of the most influential and groundbreaking guitarists on the planet. A pioneer at combing World music abd Jazz, he continues to mirror the rich influence of Flamenco, Tango, Brazilian African and Middle-Eastern music in his work.

Changing lights [sound recording]

July 11, 2014
Kent, Stacey.
Burbank, CA. : Warner Bros./Parlophone, p2013.
1 audio disc : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Stacey Kent ; with accompanying musicians.
Notes included on container insert.
Compact disc.
This happy madness (5:37) -- The summer we crossed Europe in the rain (5:31) -- One note samba (Samba de uma nota só) (3:02) -- Mais uma vez (5:54) -- Waiter, oh waiter (5:08) -- O Barquinho (3:06) -- The changing lights (6:18) -- How insensitive (4:03) -- O bêbado e a equilibrista ; Smile (4:24) -- Like a lover (3:37) -- The face I love (4:07) -- A tarde (2:52) -- Chanson légère (4:04) -- Bonus tracks. Quiet nights of quiet stars (Corcovado) -- Meditation.

Lip service [sound recording]

July 10, 2014
Elliot, Richard (Saxophonist)
[S.l.] : Telarc, [2014]
1 sound disc : digital : 4 3/4 in.
Performed by Richard Elliot.
Title from disc label.
Compact disc.
Desire (4:16) -- Lip service (4:35) -- Givin' it up (4:01) -- Sweet spot (3:58) -- Sookie sookie (3:38) -- All the way (4:16) -- When I was your man (3:35) -- Shining star (4:52) -- City lights (4:02) -- Anytime (5:27).

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