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  • John L. Worley jr. (2003)

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    JOHN L. WORLEY JR. is a trumpet / flugelhorn player, composer and jazz educator and has been a member in many of the Bay Area’s creative music ensembles. He is also the owner of Dancing Sumo Records. John has been a mainstay on the Bay Area jazz scene for almost a quarter century, a consummate sideman who has played everything from swing, bebop and free jazz to R&B, funk and Afro-Caribbean dance music.
    Pick Artist Album Song Label
    # 1 The Clifford Brown-Max Roach Quintet At Basin Street Gertrude's Bounce (Verve)
    # 2 Miles Davis with Gil Evans Porgy and Bess There's a Boat That's Leaving Soon for New York (Columbia)
    # 3 John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman John Coltrane and Johnny Hartman My One and Only Love (Impulse)
    # 4 Tom Harrell Sail Away Sail Away (Contemporary)
    # 5 Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers Free for All The Core (Blue Note)
    # 6 Sandy Cressman Homenagem Brasileira Vale O Escrito (Challenge)
    # 7 Terence Blanchard with Ivan Lins The Heart Speaks Nocturna (Colmbia)
    # 8 Ed Johnson Movimento Movimento (Not yet released)
             
    Book Science Fiction, e.g., William Gibson, Rudy Rucker, Walter Jon Williams, or Robert A. Heinlein
             
    Luxury Item A coffee maker, with a Zassenhaus hand-cranked coffee grinder and 50 lb of Door County Coffee®
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    10 Feb
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    07 Apr
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    06 Jan
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    17 Feb
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    17 Mar
    Ray Obiedo
    10 Mar
    Sandi Poindexter
    24 Mar
    David Rogers
    24 Feb