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American Routes Evergreen Special 2012

From: American Routes
Series: American Routes
Length: 01:58:58

Available to all PRX stations! Remembering John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk. Read the full description.

Monktraneweb_small For this special American Routes program, we follow the lives of two giants of jazz: Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane. From their humble North Carolina beginnings to their triumphs on the world stage, we'll trace their individual and inspired paths to creativity. And we'll visit with the musicians who played with the greats, including McCoy Tyner and Pharoah Sanders, and the next generation, TS Monk and Ravi Coltrane.

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For this special American Routes program, we follow the lives of two giants of jazz: Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane. From their humble North Carolina beginnings to their triumphs on the world stage, we'll trace their individual and inspired paths to creativity. And we'll visit with the musicians who played with the greats, including McCoy Tyner and Pharoah Sanders, and the next generation, TS Monk and Ravi Coltrane.

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American Routes Program Number 12-13
3/28/12

00:00 Open Hour 1
segment A: INCUE: “(music) This is AR I’m NS and this week…”
excerpt “It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing”)
Thelonious Monk
excerpt “I’m Just Wild About Harry” Eubie Blake
excerpt “Ida Ida Let Me Know” Codallo’s Top Hatters
“Bemsha Swing” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “This is My Story, This is My Song (aka Blessed Assurance)”
Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Nutty” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Mule Walk” James P. Johnson
excerpt “Nice Work if You Can Get It” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Star Dust” Helen Humes & Don Byas w/Thelonious Monk
excerpt “On the Bean” Coleman Hawkins w/Thelonious Monk
OUTCUE: "...Thelonious Monk when AR returns."
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17:33
cutaway 1: “Straight, No Chaser” Thelonious Monk
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18:35
segment B: INCUE: "This is AR I’m NS with the music and..."
excerpt “Moose the Mooche” Charlie Parker
excerpt “Introspection” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “‘Round Midnight” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Misterioso” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Brilliant Corners” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Four in One” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Blue Monk” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Well, You Needn’t” Thelonious Monk w/John Coltrane
excerpt “Stuffy Turkey” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Brake’s Sake” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Blues Five Spot (live)” Thelonious Monk w/Ben Riley
excerpt “Nutty” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Crepuscule With Nellie” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Skippy” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later)”
Thelonious Monk Plus Two
OUTCUE: "...his music today when AR returns."
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48:02
cutaway 2: “Bye-Ya” Thelonious Monk
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49:03
segment C: INCUE: "This is AR I’m NS Thelonious Monk was..."
excerpt “Reflections” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Bon Bon Vie” T.S. Monk
excerpt “Little Rootie Tootie” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Little Rootie Tootie” T.S. Monk
excerpt “Jackie-ing” Jason Marsalis
excerpt “Jackie-ing” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Crepuscule with Nellie” Thelonious Monk
excerpt “Crepuscule with Nellie” Jason Moran
excerpt “Thelonious” Thelonious Monk
OUTCUE: "...I’m NS and this is AR from PRX."
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58:59
cutaway 3: “Blue Monk” The Dirty Dozen Brass Band
1:00:00 “Blue Monk” end
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00:00 Open Hour 2
segment D: INCUE: “(music) This is AR I’m NS continuing our..."
excerpt “Monk’s Mood” Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane
excerpt “Trinkle, Tinkle” Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane
excerpt “Epistrophy” Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane
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excerpt “Blues Minor” The John Coltrane Quartet
“We Love to Boogie” Dizzy Gillespie Septet
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excerpt “C.T.A.” John Coltrane
excerpt “Bakai” John Coltrane
excerpt “Chasing the Trane” John Coltrane
OUTCUE: "...spiritual journey when AR returns."
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17:47
cutaway 4: “Bags and Trane” Milt Jackson and John Coltrane
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18:49
segment E: INCUE: " I’m NS this is AR exploring the life in music..."
excerpt “So What” Miles Davis
excerpt “Giant Steps” John Coltrane
excerpt “Afro Blue” John Coltrane
excerpt “One Up, One Down” John Coltrane
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excerpt “A Love Supreme: Part 1 - Acknowledgement” John Coltrane
excerpt “A Love Supreme: Part 2 - Resolution” John Coltrane
excerpt “A Love Supreme: Part 4 - Psalm” John Coltrane
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excerpt “Spiritual” John Coltrane
excerpt “Song of Praise” John Coltrane
OUTCUE: "...musical freedom when AR returns."
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38:43
cutaway 5: “Out of This World” John Coltrane
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39:44
segment F: INCUE: "This is AR I’m NS continuing our journey..."
“Say It (Over and Over Again)” John Coltrane Quartet
“In a Sentimental Mood” John Coltrane
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excerpt “Journey In Satchidananda” Alice Coltrane
excerpt “Ogunde” John Coltrane
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excerpt “Wise One” John Coltrane
“The Last Blues” John Coltrane
FINAL CREDITS
OUTCUE: "…for AR from PRX. (music end)"
59:00 end
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Clock

Hour One
00:00 -- Open
17:33 -- cutaway 1
48:02 -- cutaway 2
58:59 -- Hour one close and cutaway 3 “Blue Monk” start
1:00:00 -- cutaway 3 “Blue Monk” end

Hour Two
00:00 -- Open
17:47 -- cutaway 4
38:43 -- cutaway 5
59:00 -- Hour two end
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Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Monk's Dream The Thelonious Monk Quartet Monk's Dream. Columbia 01:25
We See The Thelonious Monk Quintet The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige 01:48
It Don’t Mean A Thing (If It Ain’t Got That Swing) Thelonious Monk Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington. Riverside 01:09
I’m Just Wild About Harry Eubie Blake Memories of You. Biograph :32
Ida Ida Let Me Know Codallo’s Top Hatters Calypso Ladies 1926-1941. Heritage :23
Bemsha Swing Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige 03:06
This is My Story, This is My Song Thelonious Monk Straight, No Chaser . Columbia/Legacy :51
Nutty Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige 03:06
Mule Walk James P. Johnson Father of Stride Piano. Columbia :35
Nice Work if You Can Get It Thelonious Monk It’s Monk’s Time. Columbia 01:20
Star Dust Helen Humes & Don Byas w/ Thelonious Mon Don Byas: Midnight At Minton’s. High Note Recording 01:12
On the Bean Coleman Hawkins w/ Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige 01:27
Straight, No Chaser Thelonious Monk Straight, No Chaser. Columbia/Legacy 01:00
Moose the Mooche Charlie Parker The Legendary Dial Masters, Vol. 1. Stash 01:08
Introspection Thelonious Monk The Complete Blue Note Recordings. Blue Note 01:03
Round Midnight Thelonious Monk The Complete Blue Note Recordings. Blue Note 01:56
Misterioso Thelonious Monk The Complete Blue Note Recordings. Blue Note 01:19
Brilliant Corners Thelonious Monk Brilliant Corners. Riverside 03:09
Four in One Thelonious Monk The Complete Blue Note Recordings. Blue Note 02:04
Blue Monk Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige 02:31
Well, You Needn’t Thelonious Monk Monk's Music. Riverside 01:07
Stuffy Turkey Thelonious Monk It’s Monk’s Time. Columbia :36
Brake's Sake Thelonious Monk It’s Monk’s Time. Columbia 01:20
Blues Five Spot Thelonious Monk Live at the It Club - Complete. Columbia/Legacy 02:31
Nutty Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige :42
Crepuscule With Nellie Thelonious Monk Monk's Music. Riverside 02:16
Skippy Thelonious Monk The Complete Blue Note Recordings. Blue Note :51
San Francisco Holiday (Worry Later) Thelonious Monk Quartet Plus Two At the Blackhawk. Riverside :53
Bye-Ya Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige 01:00
Reflections Thelonious Monk Thelonious Alone in San Francisco. Riverside 01:45
Bon Bon Vie T.S. Monk House of Music. Mirage :46
Little Rootie Tootie Thelonious Monk The Complete Prestige Recordings. Prestige :25
Little Rootie Tootie T.S. Monk Monk on Monk. N2K Encoded Music :34
Jackie-ing Thelonious Monk 5 By Monk By 5. Riverside :29
Crepuscule With Nellie Thelonious Monk Criss-Cross. Columbia/Legacy :25
Crepuscule With Nellie Jason Moran Ten. Blue Note :58
Thelonious Thelonious Monk Underground. Columbia :43
Blue Monk The Dirty Dozen Brass Band My Feet Can’t Fail Me Now. Retroworld 01:00
Blue Train John Coltrane Blue Train. Blue Note 01:02
Monk's Mood Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall. Blue Note 01:02
Trinkle, Tinkle Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane. Jazzland 01:44
Epistrophy Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane at Carnegie Hall. Blue Note 01:33
Blues Minor The John Coltrane Quartet Complete Africa/Brass Sessions . Impulse 02:12
We Love to Boogie Dizzy Gillespie Septet John Coltrane: Complete Recordings with Dizzy Gillespie. Definitive Records 02:54
C.T.A. John Coltrane John Coltrane: The Prestige Recordings. Prestige 01:07
Bakai John Coltrane John Coltrane: The Prestige Recordings. Prestige :58
Chasing the Trane John Coltrane Live at the Village Vanguard. Impulse 03:56
Bags and Trane Milt Jackson and John Coltrane Bags and Trane. Atlantic 01:00
So What Miles Davis Kind of Blue. Columbia :49
Giant Steps John Coltrane Giant Steps. Atlantic 01:00
Afro Blue John Coltrane Live at Birdland. Impulse 02:36
One Up, One Down John Coltrane One Up, One Down: Live at the Half Note. Impulse 01:16
A Love Supreme: Part 1 - Acknowledgement John Coltrane A Love Supreme. Impulse 02:33
A Love Supreme: Part 2 - Resolution John Coltrane A Love Supreme. Impulse 02:21
A Love Supreme: Part 4 - Psalm John Coltrane A Love Supreme. Impulse 03:19
Spiritual John Coltrane Live at the Village Vanguard. Impulse 01:13
Song of Praise John Coltrane The John Coltrane Quartet Plays. Impulse 03:11
Out of This World John Coltrane Coltrane. Impulse 01:00
Say It (Over and Over Again) John Coltrane Quartet Ballads. Impulse 04:17
In a Sentimental Mood John Coltrane Duke Ellington and John Coltrane. Impulse 04:17
Journey In Satchidananda Alice Coltrane Journey In Satchidananda. Impulse 02:02
Ogunde John Coltrane Expression. Impulse 01:46
Wise One John Coltrane Crescent. Impulse 02:17
The Last Blues John Coltrane Living Space. Impulse 04:21