Students Listen
Posted by Chase Sanborn

What kind of music are U of T Jazz students into? Here’s a short list of suggested listening, submitted by the students.

Artist: Ahmad Jamal
Track: But Not For Me
Album: Live @ The Pershing
Year: 1958

Artist: Arve Henriksen
Track: Hyporborean
Year: 1997

Artist: Anthony Braxton
Track: Final track (diagram title)
Album: Actual 6
Year: 1969

Artist: Avishai Cohen
Track: Lyla
Album: Lyla
Year: 2003

Artist: Bill Evans & Jim Hall
Track: Darn That Dream
Album: Undercurrent

Artist: Bill Evans Trio
Track: Nardis
Album: Explorations

Artist: Black Star (Mos Def, Talib Kweli, DJ Hi Tek)
Track: Thieves in the Night
Album: Black Star
Year: 1999

Artist: Brad Mehldau
Track: We’ll Cross The River Together
Album: Highway Rider
Year: 2009

Artist: Brian Blade Fellowship
Track: Perceptual
Album: Variations of a Bloodline
Year: 2000

Artist: Chris Tarry
Album: Almost Certainly Dreaming
Year: 2008

Artist: Count Basie
Album: Live in Montreux
Year: 1977

Artist: David Binney
Track: Leaving The Sea
Album: South
Year: 2001

Artist: Dick Oatts
Track: Barbarian
Album: South Paw
Year: 2002

Artist: Duke Ellington w/Charles Mingus & Max Roach
Track: Switch Blade
Album: Money Jungle

Artist: Duke Ellington
Track: Festival Suite
Album: Duke & Friends @ The Connecticut Jazz Festival

Artist: Duke Ellington & Ray Brown
Track: Pitter Panther Patter
Album: This One’s For Blanton
Year: 1972

Artist: Esperanza Spaulding
Track: Chamber Music Society
Album: Knowledge of Good & Evil

Artist: E.S.T.
Track: Dolores in a Shoestand
Album: Tuesday Wonderland
Year: 2006

Artist: Jason Moran
Track: Gangsterism Over 10 Years
Album: Ten
Year: 2010

Artist: Jaki Byard
Track: European Episode
Album: Out Front
Year: 1964

Artist: Joshua Redman
Track: Tribalism
Album: Joshua Redman

Artist: Julian Shore
Track: Far Away Places
Album: Far Away Places
Year: 2009

Artist: Kenny Wheeler
Track: The Lucky Lady
Album: Kenny Wheeler/John Taylor/Hugo Wolf String Quartet
Year: 2008

Artist: Lester Young & The Oscar Peterson Trio
Year: 1957

Artist: Lettuce
Track: Nyack
Album: Outta Here
Year: 2002

Artist: Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra
Track: Our Love Is Here To Stay
Album: Soft Lights and Hot Music
Year: 1988

Artist: Michael Brecker
Track: Two blocks From The Edge
Album: Madame Toulouse
Year: 1998

Artist: Mike Murley (w/Guido Basso & Strings)
Track: Never Will I Marry
Album: Melody Lingers On
Year: 2006

Artist: Miles Davis
Track: Nefertiti
Album: Nefertiti
Year: 1967

Artist: Nels Cline Singers w/ Rova Saxophone Quartet
Album: Celestial Septet
Year: 2009

Artist: Nicholas Payton / Mark Whitfield / Christian McBride
Track: Eye of the Hurricane
Album: Finger Painting
Year: 1997

Artist: Oscar Peterson Trio
Track: Goodbye J.D.
Album: We Get Requests
Year: 1964

Artist: Oscar Peterson Trio
Track: Blues for Smedley
Album: Oscar Peterson Trio + 1 (Clark Terry)
Year: 1964

Artist: Reid Anderson
Track: Reclusive
Album: The Vastness of Space
Year: 2001

Artist: Rebirth Brass Band
Track: My Song
Album: Do Watcha Wanna
Year: 1991

Artist: RH Factor
Track: Juicy
Album: Hard Groove?

Artist: Robert Glasper
Track: Rise & Shine
Album: Canvas
Year: 2005

Artist: Robert Glasper
Track: You Outta Praise Him
Album: In My Element
Year: 2006

Artist: Robin Eubanks & Mental Images
Track: Get 2 It
Album: Get 2 It
Year: 2001

Artist: Ron Carter (w/Herbie Hancock)
Track: Einbahnstrasse
Album: Uptown Conversation / Atlantic Jazz Piano
Year: 1969

Artist: Stanley Turrentine
Track: Can’t Buy Me Love
Album: Mr. Natural
Year: 1964

Artist: Tom Harrel
Track: A Child’s Dream
Album: Live @ The Village Vanguare
Year: 2002

Artist: Wayne Shorter
Track: Juju
Album: Juju
Year: 1964

Artist: Woody Shaw
Track: Jean Marie
Album: Little Red’s Fantasy
Year: 1976

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