Meet Betty Carter and Ray Bryant is a 1955 jazz album by singer Betty Carter and pianist Ray Bryant both debuting here on record as leading artists. Although Carter is mentioned first, she is only [More]
Art Pepper + Eleven (Modern Jazz Classic) is a 1960 jazz big band album by saxophonist Art Pepper performing under the direction and arrangements of Marty Paich. The recording is one of several dates Pepper made [More]
Strictly Powell is a studio album by American jazz pianist Bud Powell, released in 1957 by RCA Victor, featuring a session Powell recorded in 1956. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 [More]
Ovеr the соurѕе оf his саrееr, guitarist Bаrrу Galbraith appeared оn 594 rесоrdіng ѕеѕѕіоnѕ. Yеt hе mаdе оnlу оnе аlbum аѕ a fеаturеd lеаdеr — Guіtаr аnd thе Wіnd. Thе album was rесоrdеd over three days [More]
Dial J. J. 5 is an album by the J. J. Johnson Quintet which was released on the Columbia label. Track listing: “Tea Pot” (J. J. Johnson) – 5:34 “Barbados” (Charlie Parker) – 4:37 “In [More]
Firefly is the debut album by jazz guitarist Emily Remler. She was accompanied by pianist Hank Jones, bassist Bob Maize, and drummer Jake Hanna. It ѕоundѕ vеrу clichéd tо say that many оf muѕіс’ѕ best [More]
Dizzy Atmosphere is an album featuring members of Dizzy Gillespie’s Orchestra recorded in 1957 and released on the Specialty label. Scott Yanow, writing for Allmusic, notes that ” Morgan plays extremely well throughout the spirited [More]
“The style is fluent, immaculate late bebop, the performances world class.” (The Guardian). Track listing: 00:00 1 Cocktail For Three (G.Arvanitas) 05:09 2 Everything Happens To Me (M.Dennis,T.Adair) 11:46 3 Algo Bueno (D.Gillespie) 17:50 4 [More]
Thelonious Monk with John Coltraneis a 1961 album by Thelonious Monk issued on Jazzland Records, a subsidiary of Riverside Records. It consists of material recorded four years earlier when Monk worked extensively with John Coltrane, [More]
Swedish Schnapps (The Genius of Charlie Parker, volume 8) (MG V-8010) is a Charlie Parker compilation album, released by Verve Records, compiling recordings made by two different groups, on two different dates in 1951. The [More]