Urban Clifford “Urbie” Green (August 8, 1926 – December 31, 2018) was an American jazz trombonist who toured with Woody Herman, Gene Krupa, Jan Savitt, and Frankie Carle.[1] He played on over 250 recordings and [More]
“Uptown’s 2013 release Boston 1950 features highlights from a series of concerts the great tenor saxophonist Lester Young gave at Boston’s Hi-Hat between May 26 and June 11, 1950. He was performing with trumpeter Jesse [More]
“Lover Man” (Jimmy Davis, Roger (“Ram”) Ramirez, James Sherman) Personnel: Kai Winding – trombone Thelonious Monk – piano Al McKibbon – bass Art Blakey – drums Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet Sonny Stitt – alto saxophone [More]
Doc Severinsen plays a tribute to Harry James (Live). Personnel: Erich Kunzel and the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra Don Severinsen – trumpet ____________________________________ Riverbend outdoor amphitheater in Cincinnati, Ohio August 2, 1988.
New Picture is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Heath featuring performances recorded in 1985 and released on the Landmark label. “Ten years after his most recent set as a leader, Jimmy Heath (heard here on [More]
“With Frank Haynes on tenor sax, Billy Gardner on piano, Ben Tucker on bass, and Dave Bailey on drums. Originally issued on Jazztime under Dave Bailey’s name, and now reissued in this format. This is [More]
“Body And Soul” (Johnny Green). Jack Teagarden – trombone Louis Armstrong And The All-Stars ________________________ 1951 Pasadena Civic Auditorium
Track listing: A1 Moonglow A2 Stardust A3 Idaho A4 Sweet Lorraine A5 Coolypso B1 Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea B2 Don’t Worry ‘Bout Me B3 Sleigh Ride B4 I Surrender Dear Personnel: [More]
“Willow Weep for Me” is a popular song composed in 1932 by Ann Ronell, who also wrote the lyrics. Art Tatum – piano. _________________________ Recorded: Los Angeles, July 13, 1949
Mann Alone is solo album by American jazz flutist Herbie Mann featuring tracks recorded in 1957 for the Savoy label. In the Honolulu Star-Bulletin, Seth Markow called it “an audacious album of solo flute”. Track [More]