Esoteric Circle is the debut album by Norwegian saxophonist Jan Garbarek, originally released under the band name “The Esoteric Circle” on Bob Thiele’s Flying Dutchman label but re-issued under his name on the Freedom imprint, [More]
Treasure Island is the second album on the Impulse! label by jazz pianist Keith Jarrett. Originally released in 1974, it features performances by Jarrett, Dewey Redman, Charlie Haden, Paul Motian, and Danny Johnson. In 2009, [More]
Cables’ Vision is a studio album by jazz pianist George Cables, released in 1980 on Contemporary Records. It features legendary trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, among others. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: One of the most satisfying [More]
British pianist Django Bates returns to ECM with one of his very finest constellations, the trio Belovèd, with Swedish bassist Petter Eldh and Danish drummer Peter Bruun, and an aptly named album, The Study of [More]
Flare Up is the debut album by Caribbean trumpet player Harry Beckett. It remains an occasion to celebrate decades after its initial release during the golden age of British jazz. Beckett had been a member [More]
“Blue Maqams” (Anouar Brahem). Recorded in New York’s Avatar Studios in May 2017 and produced by Manfred Eicher, Blue Maqams brings Tunisian oud master Anouar Brahem together with three brilliant improvisers. For Anouar Brahem and [More]
Track listing: 01 Estate 02 I Loves You Porgy 03 Footprints 04 Requiem 05 Untitled 06 For Heavens Sake 07 Vignette 08 Doxy Personnel: Marc Copland – piano Gary Peacock – double bass Joey Baron [More]
You’ve Got It Bad Girl is a 1973 album by the American jazz musician/producer Quincy Jones. The title track is a song written by Yvonne Wright[2] and was originally released on Stevie Wonder’s 1972 album [More]
Out of the Cool is a jazz album by The Gil Evans Orchestra, recorded in 1960 and released on the Impulse! label the following year. The album was one of Impulse!’s first four albums, released [More]
Yellow Fields is an album by German double bassist and composer Eberhard Weber recorded in 1975 and released on the ECM label. The Penguin Guide to Jazz awarded it the maximum four stars and placed [More]