Daybreak Express playlist for 06/06/2012

David Su
Artist Title Album Label Link
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra Sophisticated Lady; Mood Indigo; Rose Room; Black and Tan Fantasy; Stratosphere; Nana; Miss Otis Regrets Stratospheric Hep
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra Belgium Stomp; I'm Alone With You; I'm in an Awful Mood; Uptown blues; Lunceford Special; Bugs Parade; I Wanna Hear Swing Songs; What's Your Story, Morning Glory Lunceford Special Columbia
Jimmie Lunceford and His Orchestra Theme and Introduction; Little John; Fascination' Rhythm; I'm Like a Ship at Sea; Caldonia; Dream; I've Got It One Night Stand with Jimmy Lunceford at the Casa Manana Joyce
Grant Green Grantstand; My Funny Valentine Grantstand Blue Note
Grant Green Just a Closer Walk With Thee; Joshua Fit De Battle Ob Jericho; Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen Feelin' the Spirit Blue Note
Grant Green Sunday Mornin' Sunday Mornin' Blue Note
Grant Green Wave Last Session Atlantis
Monty Alexander S.K.J.; Summer of '42; Now Is the Time Love and Sunshine Audiofidelity
Monty Alexander Weekend in L.A.; Jamento; Mango Rengue Jamento: The Monty Alexander 7 Pablo
Monty Alexander, Ray Brown, Herb Ellis (Meet the) Flintstones; Body and Soul; Small Fry; When Lights Are Low Triple Treat Concord Jazz

June 6th marks the birthday of several jazz greats. Today's program honored several of those figures and featured:
- Jimmie Lunceford (1902-1947)
- Grant Green (1935-1979)
- Monty Alexander (b. 1944)