Women In Jazz, Part 2
Show Playlist
Song Performer(s) Album/CD and
Catalog Number

"You Don't Say"

Melba Liston

Melba Liston and Her 'Bones, Metrojazz (MGM E1013)

"Lover Come Back to Me"

Billie Holiday

The Essential Billie Holiday: Songs of Lost Love , Verve (314 517 172-2)

"It's Murder"

Lil Armstrong & Her Swing Band

Forty Years of Women in Jazz, Jass Records (CD-9/10)

"Git Up From There"

Hazel Scott

Relaxed Piano Moods, Debut (OJCCD-1702-2)

"Roll 'Em"

Mary Lou Williams

Roll 'Em, Solo Art (SACD-43)

"Rumba Rebop"

Mary Osborne with the Mary Lou Williams Girl Stars

Mary Lou Williams 1945-1947, Classics (1050)

"Sorry, Wrong Rumba"

Marjorie Hyams with the George Shearing Quintet

Midnight on Cloud 69, Savoy Records (SV-0208)

"St. Louis Blues"

Valaida Snow with Winstrup Olesen Swingband

Valaida Snow 1937-1940, Classics (1122)

"Don't Get It Twisted"

International Sweethearts of Rhythm featuring Vi Burnside

Forty Years of Women in Jazz Jass (CD 9/10)

"Grand Central"

Virginia Mayhew

No Walls, Foxhaven (10010)

"Mighty Lights"

Jane Ira Bloom

Mighty Lights, Enja (4044 2)

"Don't Git Sassy"

Regina Carter

Motor City Moments, Verve (314 543 927-2)

"Groovin' High"

Melba Liston with the Gerald Wilson Orchestra

Central Avenue Sounds: Jazz in Los Angeles (1921-1956), Rhino (R2 75872)

"Annie's Dance"

Melba Liston with the Dizzy Gillespie Orchestra

Birk's Works: The Verve Big Band Sessions , Verve (314 527 900-2)

"Earth Birth"

Melba Liston with Randy Weston

Little Niles, Blue Note (LP BN-LA598-H2)

"Melba's Blues"

Melba Liston

Melba Liston and Her 'Bones, Metrojazz (MGM E1013)

"Medi II"

Mary Lou Williams Trio

Live recording from the 1978 Women's Jazz Festival in Kansas City, NPR's Jazz Alive! (780803 R.1)

"Caravan"

Marian McPartland Trio

Live recording from the 1978 Women's Jazz Festival in Kansas City , NPR's Jazz Alive! (780803 R.1)

"Title Unknown"

Claire Daly Quartet

Live recording from the 2000 Mary Lou Williams Women in Jazz Festival at the Kennedy Center, NPR's JazzSet (010503)

"Allegresse"

Maria Schneider Orchestra

Allegresse, Enja (ENJ-9393 2)

"Kornet Doyne/Tants, Tants Yidelekh"

Ingrid Monson with Klezmer Conservatory Band

Klezmer Conservatory Band: Touch of Klez, Vanguard (VCD-79455)

"It Ain't Necessarily So"

Herbie Hancock

Gershwin's World, Verve (314 557 797-2)

"Bye-Ya"

Claire Daly

Movin' On, Koch Jazz (KOC CD-51008)

"Roll 'Em"

Diva Big Band

Live recording from the 1996 Mary Lou Williams Women in Jazz Festival at the Kennedy Center, NPR's JazzSet (970104)

"Someday My Prince Will Come"

Maiden Voyage

Live recording from the 1984 Monterey Jazz Festival, NPR's Jazz Summit (850807)

"Evanescence"

Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra

Evanescence, Enja (ENJ8048 2)

"Listen Here"

Regina Carter

Something for Grace, Atlantic (82975-2)

"Dear John"

Ingrid Jensen

Higher Grounds, Enja (ENJ-9353 2)

"Witch Hunt"

Terri Lyne Carrington

Jazz is a Spirit!, ACT Records (9408-2)

"Green Piece"

Maria Schneider Jazz Orchestra

Evanescence, Enja (ENJ-8048 2)

"Roll 'Em"

Mary Lou Williams and Her Chosen Five

Mary Lou Williams 1944, Classics (814)

"Ode to The Merritt"

Mary Halvorson with Quartet

Live recording from 10/11/01, Unreleased

"Denver Snap"

Jane Ira Bloom

Sometimes the Magic, Arabesque (AJ0155)

"Introspection"

Geri Allen

Twenty-One, Blue Note (CDP 7243 8 30028 2 5)

Scratchin' In The Gravel"

Marian McPartland

Marian McPartland Plays the Music of Mary Lou Williams , Concord Jazz (CCD-4605)