Jazz Unlimited for Sunday, April 28, 2019, will present “The Keys and Strings Hour Plus New Music.” The “Keys and Strings Hour,” or jazz without horns, will present compositions of big band composer Thad Jones sung by Judi Silvano and played by the piano trios of Tommy Flanagan, Ray Brown, Stanley Cowell and Hank Jones. New music will feature the Lewis Nash quintet, the SFJazz Collective, the Jalem Bhate Big Band, Teri Lynne Carrington, Johnathan Blake’s Trion, Mark Dresser, violinist Richmond Punch, the Hungarian drummer Martin Juhaz, Ben Monder, the Comet is Coming, and vocalists Catherine Russell, Kurt Elling and Holly Cole.
The Slide Show contains my photographs of some of the musicians heard on this show.
The Audio Archive of this show will be available until the morning of May 6, 2019.
Here is a version of "Alone Together" sung by Catherine Russell in 2018. In addition to Russell, the group includes Jon-Erik Kelso (tp) Bill Alred (tb) Evan Arntsen (ts) Matt Munistieri (g) Mark Shane (p), Tal Ronen (b) and Mark McLean (d).