Repertoire List – Jazz Ensemble

2021-2022 Season

December 2, 2021 – Jazz Ensemble
Herbie Hancock/arr. Fareed Haque/Ensemble II: Cantaloupe Island
Jimmy Smith/arr. Fareed Haque/Ensemble IIS’All Right
Charles Mingus/arr. Andrew Homzy: Haitian Fight Song
Charles Mingus/arr. Sy Johnson​​: Nostalgia in Times Square
Charles Mingus/arr. Jazz Ensemble I​​: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Charles Mingus/arr. Sy Johnson​​: Jelly Roll
Charles Mingus​​​​​​/arr. Sy Johnson​: Boogie Stop Shuffle

March 11, 2022 – Jazz Ensemble
Oliver Nelson: Butch and Butch
Oliver Nelson: Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson: Cascades
Oliver Nelson: Teenie’s Blues
Oliver Nelson: Yearnin’
Oliver Nelson: Hoe down

May 12, 2022 – Jazz Ensemble
Tower of Power: Cruise Control
Tower of Power: Walkin’ Up Hip Street
Tower of Power: Ebony Jam
Tower of Power: Mr Toad’s Wild Ride
Tower of Power: The Chicken
Tower of Power: Squib Cakes

2019-2020 Season

November 14, 2019 – Jazz Combo
Charlie Parker: Au Privave
Duke Ellington: Satin Doll
Mongo Santamaría: Afro Blue
Vernon Duke: Autumn in New York
Kenny Dorham: Blue Bossa

Marvin Fisher/Jack Segal: When Sunny Gets Blue
Charlie Parker: Straight, No Chaser

December 5, 2019 – Jazz X-tet
Guest Artist: Harlan G. Lewis, pan drums

Fletcher Henderson: Riffin’
Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn: Chelsea Bridge
Don Menza: Groovin’ Hard
Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn: After All
Jimmy Van Heusen and Sammy Cahn: The Second Time Around

Fletcher Henderson: Jangled Nerves

February 27, 2020 – Jazz Combo
Charlie Parker: Blues for Alice
Duke Ellington: Satin Doll
Jimmy McHugh: Don’t Blame Me
Seymour Simons: All of Me
Antonio Carlos Jobim: Chega de Saudade

Wes Montgomery: Four on Six

March 12, 2020 – Jazz X-tet
Quincy Jones: Belly Roll
Benny Golson: Whisper Not
Juri Seo: Shui
Johnny Smith/arr. Quincy Jones: Walk, Don’t Run
Benny Golson/arr. Quincy Jones: Little Karin

Quincy Jones and Sammy Nestico: Hard Sock Dance
Sonny Stitt/arr. Quincy Jones: Happy Faces

2018-2019 Season

November 8, 2018 – Jazz Combo
Hammerstein/Romberg: Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
Charlie Parker: Au Privave
Duke Ellington: Take the A Train
Errol Garner: Misty
Kenny Dorham: Blue Bossa

Joseph Kosha: Those Autumn Leaves
Mongo Santa Maria: Afro Blue

December 6, 2018 – Jazz X-tet
Guest Artist: Jukube Felton, piano

Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: Boo-Dah
Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: Take The A Train
Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: After All
Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: Chelsea Bridge
Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: Come Sunday

Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: Smada
Duke Ellington/arr. Billy Strayhorn: All Day Long

February 28, 2019 – Jazz Combo
Sigmund Romburg/Oscar Hamerstein: Softly as in a Morning Sunrise
Joe Trimrose: St. James Infirmary
Herbie Hancock: Watermelon Man
Matt Dennis/Earl Brent: Angle Eyes
Kenny Durham: Blue Bossa

Achim Kohl: Blues Goes West
Duke Ellington: C Jam Blues
Sonny Rollins: Tenor Madness

March 14, 2019 – Jazz X-tet
recorded by Count Basie/arr. Thad Jones: How Am I to Know
recorded by Count Basie/arr. Thad Jones: The Elder
recorded by Count Basie/arr. Thad Jones: After Supper
recorded by Count Basie/arr. Thad Jones: Can’t We Be Friends?
recorded by Count Basie/arr. Thad Jones: Rose Bud
recorded by Count Basie/arr. Thad Jones: About Time

May 23, 2019 – Jazz Combo
Richard Rodgers/Lorenz Hart: Have You Met Miss Jones?
Luiz Bonfá: Black Orpheus
Stanley Turrentine: Sugar
Harry Warren/Mack Gordon: There Will Never Be Another You
Miles Davis: So What
John Coltrane: Mr. PC

June 6, 2019 – Jazz X-tet
Myra Melford: The Strawberry
Tomeka Reid: Ziyad’s Flight 2
Janice M. Mitchell: X. Mark II
Rich Kaplan: Maroon Mirror
Edward Wilkerson Jr.: Matryoshka

2017-2018 Season

November 2, 2017 – Jazz Combo
Charlie Parker: Au Privave
Kenny Dorham: Blue Bossa
George Gershwin: Summertime
Stanley Turrentine: Sugar
Duke Ellington/Billy Strayhorn: Take the A Train

November 30, 2017 – Jazz X-tet
Guest Artist: Brian Smith, Guest Composer

Sammy Nestco: Switch in Time
Lerner and Lowe/arr. Don Sebesky: Almost Like Being in Love
Duke Ellington, Lincoln Center Library: Across the Track Blues
Brian Smith: Triptyck
Fletcher Henderson/arr. Burgess Gardner: Riffin

February 22, 2018 – Jazz Combo
John Coltrane: Mr. PC
Marvin Fischer: When Sonny Gets Blue
Dizzy Gillespie: A Night in Tunisia
Hoagy Carmichael: Skylark
Thelonious Monk: Well You Needn't

Dave Brubeck: Take 5
Ann Ronell: Willow Weep for Me
Richard Rodgers: My Funny Valentine
Thelonious Monk: I Mean You
Thelonious Monk: Straight No Chaser

March 8, 2018 – Jazz X-tet
Carl Strommen: Hunk o’ Funk
Nat Adderley/arr. Alan Baylock: Jive Samba
Robert Parissi/arr. Gordon Goodwin: Play that Funky Music
Nat Adderley/arr. Oliver Nelson: Cyclops
Gordon Goodwin: Rippin ‘n Runnin’

May 17, 2018 – Jazz Combo
Horace Silver: Song for My Father
Hammerstein and Kern: All The Things You Are
Antônio Carlos Jobim: Triste
Chuck Mangione: Feels So Good
Victor Young: Stella by Starlight

Freddie Hubbard: Red Clay

May 31, 2018 – Jazz X-tet
Douglas R. Ewart: Red Hills
Paul Steinbeck: Wadada
Wadada Leo Smith: Mutumishi
Paul Steinbeck: Four Spaces

2016-2017 Season

November 10, 2016 – Jazz Combo
Joseph Kosma: Autumn Leaves
Miles Davis: All Blues
Kenny Dorham: Blue Bossa
Miles Davis: Freddie Freeloader
Antônio Carlos Jobim: Girl from Ipanema
John Coltrane: Blue Train

December 1, 2016 – Jazz X-tet
Guest Artist: Jarrard Harris, saxophone

Fletcher Henderson: Jangled Nerves
Duke Ellington: It Don’t Mean a Thing
Duke Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood
Thelonious Monk: I Mean You
Bronisław Kaper: Invitation

February 23, 2017 – Jazz Combo
Mongo Santamaría: Afro Blue
Billy Strayhorn, for the Duke Ellington Orchestra: Take the "A" Train
Duke Ellington: In a Sentimental Mood
Duke Ellington: Satin Doll
Kenny Dorham: Blue Bossa
Stanley Turrentine: Sugar

March 9, 2017 – Jazz X-tet
Guest Artist: Leon Q. Allen, trumpet
Guest Artist:
Tracy Kirk, trombone

Charles Mingus: Haitian Fight Song
Charles Mingus: Gunslinging Bird
Charles Mingus: Goodbye Pork Pie Hat
Miles Davis: Four
Charles Mingus: Nostalgia in Times Square
Charles Mingus: Moanin’

May 18, 2017 – Jazz Combo
Miles Davis: Four
Antônio Carlos Jobim: Wave
John Coltrane: Mr. P.C
Erroll Garner: Misty
Seymour Simons and Gerald Marks: All of Me

Joe Zawinul: Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

June 1, 2017 – Jazz X-tet
Guest Artist: Paul Steinbeck

Malachi Favors Maghostut: Magg Zelma
Mwata Bowden: The Four-Leaf Clover
Mwata Bowden: It’s Our 50th
Roscoe Mitchell: Odwalla the Theme