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Top 50 Jazz Albums for the Week of 15 October 2012 [JazzWeek]

Here are the top 50 jazz albums receiving the most airplay on US/Canadian radio (and internet) stations for the week of 15 October 2012!  

There's a new number one album on the chart this week - Takin' It There by Graham Dechter! New music going on sale this week includes: John McLaughlin's Now Here This, The Fusion Syndicate's eponymous debut album, Bobby Hutcherson's Somewhere In The Night, Nicole Henry's Set For The Season and Wadada Leo Smith/Louis Moholo-Moholo's Ancestors. Enjoy!


  1. GRAHAM DECHTER Takin' It There (Capri)
  2. KURT ELLING 1619 Broadway - The Brill Building Project (Concord)
  3. FRED HERSCH TRIO Live at the Village Vanguard (Palmetto)
  4. CHICK COREA & GARY BURTON Hot House (Concord)
  5. RONI BEN-HUR & SANTI DEBRIANO Our Thing (Motema) 
  6. STEVE DAVIS Gettin' It Done (Posi-Tone) 
  7. CHERYL BENTYNE Let's Misbehave (Summit)
  8. BRUBECK BROTHERS Lifetimes - A Celebration of Dave Brubeck (Blue Forest)
  9. BRUCE BARTH Three Things of Beauty (Savant)
  10. TIA FULLER Angelic Warrior (Mack Avenue) 
  11. LEWIS NASH QUINTET The Highest Mountain (Cellar Live)
  12. DONALD VEGA Spiritual Nature (Resonance)
  13. CLIFTON ANDERSON And So We Carry On (Daywood Drive)
  14. MARCUS MILLER Renaissance (Concord)
  15. MARK MASTERS ENSEMBLE Ellington Saxophone Encounters (Capri)
  16. BRAD MEHLDAU TRIO Where Do You Start (Nonesuch) 
  17. JOE ALTERMAN Give Me the Simple Life (Miles High Records)
  18. JOEY DeFRANCESCO Wonderful! Wonderful! (HighNote)
  19. LEE RITENOUR Rhythm Sessions (Concord)
  20. GEORGE CABLES My Muse (HighNote)
  21. JERRY BERGONZI Shifting Gears (Savant)
  22. DIANA KRALL Glad Rag Doll (Verve)
  23. HAROLD MABERN Mr. Lucky: A Tribute to Sammy Davis Jr (HighNote)
  24. DENISE DONATELLI Soul Shadows (Savant)
  25. MACEO PARKER Soul Classics (Listen2)
  26. YORON ISRAEL Visions (Ronja Music)
  27. NATIVE SOUL One Mind (American Showplace Music)
  28. ANAT COHEN Claroscuro (Anzic)
  29. VARIOUS ARTISTS Joy Road Sampler (Motema)
  30. EZRA WEISS Our Path To This Moment (Roark Records)
  31. ARTURO SANDOVAL Dear Diz, Every Day I Think of You (Concord Jazz)
  32. GRANT GEISSMAN Bop! Bang! Boom! (Futurism Music)
  33. LEE SMITH Sittin' On A Secret (VectorDisc)
  35. TOM HARRELL Number Five (HighNote)
  36. CHRISTIAN SCOTT Christian Atunde Adjuah (Concord Jazz)
  37. STEVE EINERSON Arrival (Cellar Alive)
  38. LOU PALLO Thank you, Les (Showplace Music)
  39. PAT METHENY Unity Band (Nonesuch)
  40. MICHAEL PEDICIN Live at the Loft (Jazz Hut Records)
  41. REGGIE QUINERLY Music Inspired By Freedmantown (Redefinition Music)
  42. HOT CLUB OF DETROIT Junction (Mack Avenue)
  44. LIONEL LOUEKE Heritage (Blue Note)
  45. PAT MARTINO Alone Together With Bobby Rose (HighNote)
  46. JAE SINNETT Still Standing (J-Nett)
  47. ANDREA BRACHFELD Lady Of The Island (Zoho)
  48. JOHN ABERCROMBIE Within A Song (ECM) 
  49. JOHN DAVERSA Artful Joy (BFM Jazz)
  50. PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND St Peter and 57th St (Rounder)