Back on the Scene is an album by American trombonist Bennie Green recorded in 1958 and released on the Blue Note label. AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine: It’s evident from the opening pair of [More]
Two Jims and Zoot (also reissued as Otra Vez) is an album by guitarists Jimmy Raney and Jim Hall with saxophonist Zoot Sims which was recorded in 1964 for the Mainstream label. AllMusic Review by [More]
Billy Taylor with Four Flutes is an album by American jazz pianist Billy Taylor featuring tracks recorded in 1959 for the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: In the 1950s, pianist Billy Taylor was [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: The focus is on Jimmy Rowles’s piano throughout this relaxed and well-rounded reissue of an Andex session. Rowles is joined by trumpeter Lee Katzman, valve trombonist Bob Envoldsen, Bill Holman [More]
One can only imagine the recording session since details are few. The Art Farmer-Phil Woods-Martial Solal Quintet entered an Italian recording studio around 9 p.m. on the night of October 19, 1968. Reportedly, there was [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Mildred Anderson, who recorded with organist Bill Doggett as early as 1953, only made two albums as a leader and, although thought of as as being in the R&B/blues field, [More]
Track listing: A1 Get Happy 2:30 (Harold Arlen / Ted Koehler) A2 She Didn’t Say Yes 2:35 (Otto Harbach / Jerome Kern) A3 Bernie’s Tune 2:50 A4 Darn That Dream 3:22 (Eddie DeLange / James [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This CD reissue expands upon the original eight-song program by adding three alternate takes. The fine bop trombonist Frank Rosolino teams up with tenor saxophonist Harold Land and a West [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Thelonious Monk’s 1960 quartet (which also includes tenor saxophonist Charlie Rouse, bassist John Ore and (for a brief period) drummer Billy Higgins is augmented on this live session by two [More]
Track listing: A1 Be Bop Boogie 0:00 A2 These Foolish Things 3:11 A3 D. B. Blues 6:34 A4 Just You, Just Me 8:54 B1 I Cover The Waterfront 11:56 B2 How High The Moon 17:34 [More]