47th Street (The Mystery of Jaaz) is Malachi Thompson's musical tribute to a vibrant period of black Chicago history; when 47th street was the epicenter of the South Side's cultural and economic life, and the Sutherland Hotel and the Regal Theater hosted the jazz greats of the first two-thirds of this century. Some of the music was written for the new Charles Smith play, The Sutherland, opening September 18 at Victory Gardens Theater, Chicago.
1. 47th Street
2. Is It Not True Simply Because You Cannot Believe It
4. CJ's Blues
5. Some Freebop For Monk
7. African Sun Dance
8. Discovery, The House Of Jazz
9. An Elevated Cry
10. Lamentation And The Harmony Of Yah
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