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Art Blakey has been quoted as saying, "Jazz washes away the dust of the everyday life." While true for many, in most circumstances water is a requisite part of any washing activity. Water is the essence of life, and jazz is a blessed solvent, but as of this recording, water and oppressive heat have been prevalent in the southwestern corner of the country. As such, most anyone in these parts would relish a dose of water and its refreshing cleanse. In this hour, we will explore the music of water.
|Ella Fitzgerald & Chick Webb||I Want the Waiter (With the Water)||The Early Years - Part 2|
|Gene Ammons||Water Jug||Angel Eyes|
|Satoko Fujii & Paul Bley||Something About Water||Something About Water|
|Giacomo Gates||You Never Miss the Water 'till the Well Runs Dry||You|
|Yaron Gershovsky||Wade in the Water||State of Mind|
|Natalie Cole||La Costa||Thankful|
|Eddie Henderson||The Water Is Wide||Dark Shadows|
|Gerald Clayton||Like Water||Life Forum|
|Abdullah Ibrahim||Water From an Ancient Well||Water From an Ancient Well|
|Pat Metheny & Brad Mehldau||The Sound of Water||Quartet|
|Wayne Shorter||Water Babies||Super Nova|