December 3, 2006 Special Night of Nina Simone and Ray Charles
Melva's Musings on Jazz features the best of NC's jazz musicians of the present and the past, and much, much more. The radio show is broadcast from Carrboro, NC on WCOM, a community radio station (LP), and can be heard in the Carrboro/Chapel Hill area at 103.5 fm every Sunday night from 7:00-9:00 EST. Listen to the show live by web-broadcast by going to www.communityradio.coop and clicking on the button in the upper right hand corner. You can phone-in a request by calling during the show at 919 929-9601.
Playlist for Melva's Musings on Jazz
- Nina Simone (b. Tryon, NC); Anthology CD; I Wish I Knew How it Felt to be Free & I Love You Porgy
- Ray Charles; Complete Set of Ray Charles (CD #3); Making Whoppy & Brightest Smile in Town & Can't Stop Loving You & Ole Man River & Your Cheating Heart
- Sarah Vaughn with Dizzy Gillespie (h.s. Laurinburg, NC); Embraceable You CD; Sassy's Blues
- Lambert, Hendricks & Ross; Everyboy's Boppin' CD; Summertime & Moanin'
- Billie Holiday; Greatest Hits CD; God Bless the Child & Crazy He Calls Me
- Susana Baca; El Alma del Peru Negro CD; Maria Lando
- Robert Griffin (Carrboro, NC on p); Check Leonard (NC drummer); Don Gladstone (Raleigh, NC-based bass player) Carter Minor (NC singer); Blue Spot in C Minor CD; Every Time We Say Goodbye
- Eva Cassidy & Chuck Brown; The Other Side CD; Over the Rainbow & You Don't Know Me & Fever
- Chet Baker; The Very Best of Chet Baker CD; My Funny Valentine
- Ella Fitzgerald; Pure Ella CD; All the Things You Are
- Nina Simone; Jazz Masters 17 CD; Don't Let me be Misunderstood & I Put a Spell on You & Mississippi God Damn
- Frank Sinatra; Where Are You? CD; Don't Worry About Me