Let It Go: Close and Far May 7, 2019 Jazz Journey

Let It Go: Close and Far May 7, 2019 Jazz Journey

There are times during our personal journey that music may lend a hand to work through very intense, difficult feelings… these songs helped me.

artist – song – source

Miles Davis – Ascenseur Pour L’Echafaud – Ascenseur Pour L’Echafaud soundtrack

Marcus Roberts – As Serenity Approaches – As Serenity Approaches


Grover Washington Jr – My Man’s Gone Now – Aria

Duke Ellington – Almost Cried – Anatomy Of A Murder

Jackie McLean – Alto Madness – The Best Of

Geri Allen – Unconditional Love – The Life Of A Song


Bobby Timmons – Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most – The Best Of

The Monty Alezander Trio – That’s The Way It Is – Live At The Iridium

Joe Gilman Trio – Love Light In Flight – View So Tender : Wonder Revisited

Robert Cray – Tollin’ Bells – Take You Shoes Off

Ben Harper and Charlie Musselwhite – All That Matters Now – Get Up!



Marcia Ball – The Storm – So Many Rivers

Nina Simone – He Ain’t Comin’ Home No More – Wild Is The Wind/High Priestess of Soul

Cassandra Wilson – I’m So Lonesome I Could Cry – New Moon Daughter


Astrud Gilberto – Here’s That Rainy Day – A Certain Smile, A Certain Sadness

The Mills Brothers – Meet Me Tonight In Dreamland – Golden Greats

Frankie Trumbauer & His Orchestra – Singin’ The Blues – The Best Of Ken Burns Jazz

Sarah Vaughan & Her Orchestra – They Can’t Take That Away From Me –   ”   ”

Billie Holiday – Speak Low (Bent Remix) – Verve Remixed, Vol 3


Rob Wasserman, Brian Wilson, Carnie Wilson – Fantasy Is Reality/Bells Of Madness – Trios

Squirrel Nut Zippers – My Drag – Perennial Favorites

Badly Drawn Boy – River, Sea, Ocean – About A Boy soundtrack

Charles Posi – If I Move – Trophees 2005 Blues Sur Seine

The Cat Empire – Sunny Moon – So Many Nights

Ruthie Foster – Heal Yourself – She’s Got Soul