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IPR's Monthly Jazz Digest

Movie Jazz

BlueNotes returns to its traditional format of classic and contemporary jazz with the introduction of several new artists. Joining host Larry Beck in-studio will be local filmmaker, Robert Mugge to talk about his work documenting American musicians. Mugge’s films include “Sun Ra: A Joyful Noise,” “Saxophone Colossus, Sonny Rollins,” and “Giving up the Ghosts: Closing Time at Doc’s Music Hall.”


Hour 1

Theme music: “Giant Steps,” Lionel Hampton

“On The Radio,” The Urban Knights

“Run,” Miho Hizama and m_unit

“But Not For Me,” Natalie Merchant

“Clean Pickin’,’’ Mary Lou Williams

“Check Up,” Don Byron

“Little Closer to Home,” Dr. John

Theme music: “Summer Lovers,” The Rippingtons

“Cat Battles,” Joshua Redman

“We Are,” Quiana Lynell

“Bleau Wind,” Dennis Burnside

“Gerry Meets Hamp,” Lionel Hampton and Gerry Mulligan

“Paper Moon,” Ward Marston Trio


Hour 2

Robbert Mugge Interview


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