Jazz Profiles playlist for 12/11/2011

Artist Title Album Label Link
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Resolution; Which Way?; On the Banks of Allen Waters; Knight's Night; Pye R Squared This Is Dollar Brand
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Rose Got It Bad in Harlem; Impressions on a Caravan; Solitude; Ode to Duke; In a Sentimental Mood Ode to Duke Ellington
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Fats, Duke and the Monk Sangoma
Sathima Bea Benjamin Darn That Dream; I Could Write a Book; I Should Care; Spring Will Be a Little Late This Year; I'm Glad There Is You; Soon; Lover Man A Morning in Paris
Abdullah Ibrahim Song For Sathima; Manenberg Revisited; Water From an Ancient Well; The Wedding; The Mountain Water from an Ancient Wall
Abdullah Ibrahim Ekaya; Sotho Blue Ekaya
Abdullah Ibrahim Thaba Bosigo; Siya Hamba Namhlanje; Iza-Ne Zembe Gawuale South Africa
Max Roach and Abdullah Ibrahim Streams of Consciousness Streams of Consciousness
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Moniebah; Ntsikana's Bell; Msunduza; Good News Good News From Africa
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Jabulani--Easter Joy African Space Program
Abdullah Ibrahim Hajj (The Journey) The Journey
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Ishmael Africa Tears and Laughter
Abdullah Ibrahim (as Dollar Brand) Salaam--Peace; Slave Bell African Sketchbook

today's subject: Abdullah Ibrahim, aka Dollar Brand
South African pianist and composer (and cellist and saxophonist, sometimes)
music inspired by Ellington and Monk, traditional South African styles, and gospel !
we also heard interview and solo piano selections from the WKCR archives, which can be accessed above