Jazz Profiles playlist for 11/28/2010

Kevin "(the) Magu...
Artist Title Album Label Link
Jackie McLean Jacknife; Soft Blue; On the Nile Jacknife
Jackie McLean Cancellation; Revillot It's Time
Gerald Wilson Orchestra Paper Moon; Viva Tirado Live and Swinging
Horace Silver Quintet Serenade to a Soul Sister; Rain Dance Serenade to a Soul Sister
Max Roach Abstrutions; Libra; Effi; Members Don't Git Weary; Absolutions Members Don't Git Weary
Andrew Hill Yellow Violet; Partitions; Love Nocturne; Black Sabbath Dance With Death
Andrew Hill One for One; Without Malice One for One
Charles Tolliver Earl's World; Right Now; Lil's Paradise Paper Man
Charles Tolliver & Music Inc. The Ringer; Mother Wit; Spur; Plight The Ringer
Music Inc. & Orchestra Household of Saud; Ruthie's Heart; Departure Music Inc.
Music Inc. Impact; Truth Impact
Charles Tolliver/Music Inc. & Orchestra Grand Max; Lynnsome Impact
Charles Tolliver Ah, I See Live in Berlin At the Quasimodo, Vol. 1

The subject of today's profile was Charles Tolliver, trumpeter, composer, arranger, bandleader, and co-founder of Strata-East, one of the first artist-owned labels in jazz. This survey of his music passed from his early sides with Jackie McLean and the Gerald Wilson Orchestra to his big-band arrangements as leader of Music Inc. in the 70's.