Morning Cup of Jazz 3/8/11
March 8, 2011. Posted by Alex Rodriguez.
Today at WBGO:
- At 7:30, Latino USA digs into the impact of proposed cuts to Planned Parenthood for minority communities
- Alex W. Rodriguez shared his thoughts on his time at the Portland Jazz Festival over at NPR's A Blog Supreme.
- Click through to learn more about today's jazz happenings:
Highlights From Today's WBGO Music Calendar:
David Binney at 55 Bar
Cedar Walton at Birdland
Koan at Cornelia Street Cafe
Dafnis Prieto at the Jazz Standard
Tia Fuller at Rutgers-Newark
Today's Jazz Birthdays:
Red Callender -- 1916
Billy Childs -- 1957
George Coleman -- 1935
Dick Hyman -- 1927
Recordings cut on this date (click links for audio!)
Frankie Trumbauer, "Raisin' the Roof" -- 1929
Cab Calloway, "Pickin' the Cabbage" -- 1940
Lester Young, "Lester Swings" -- 1951
Hank Mobley, "Hank Mobley Quintet" -- 1957
Trio of Doom, "Havana Jam" -- 1979
Joey DeFrancesco, "All About My Girl" -- 1994
Maria Schneider, "Concert in the Garden" -- 2004
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