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Airing Fridays on WDCB 90.9FM Chicago, “The Real Deal with Orbert Davis” is a
3-hour, straight ahead jazz, tour de force hosted by Orbert Davis. This musical journey includes the traditions of our jazz heritage… where jazz is now, and where it’s going!

This Week's Real Deal Playlist


May 7th, 2021

Hour 1

Toast to Lo – Emmet Cohen

Hot House – Emily Remler

Susumu’s Blues – Brian Bromberg

Footprints – Eddie Henderson

Fingerprints – The Chick Corea New Trio

Jesu, Joy of Man’s Desiring – Alfredo Rodríguez

Sabra – Ryan Cohan

The Road Home – Laurence Hobgood Trio

J’ouvert – Jemal Ramirez


Hour 2

With Prestige – Cory Weeds

What’s New? – Lenny Marcus Trio

Isabel – Phill Fest

A Grand Night For Swinging – Mary Lou Williams

The Panther – Dexter Gordon

The Boys from Syracuse: This can’t be love – Carmen Bradford

This Girl’s In Love With You – Nicki Parrott

Macarena – Clark Terry & Chico O’Farrill

Naima – John Coltrane

Hand Jive – Miles Davis

Hour 3

Prime Directive – Dave Holland

Congoda Blues – Terence Blanchard

Spleen – Will Caviness

Mack the Knife – Louis Armstrong

Estate – Josie Falbo

Tutti For Cootie – Kurt Elling

Three Little Words – Cyrille Aimée

Ain’t No Use – Sarah Vaughan

I Can’t Stop Loving You – John Scofield With Mavis Staples

The Real Deal – Orbert Davis


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