“Fly Me to the Moon” (Bart Howard). Personnel: Jim Hall — guitar Don Thompson — bass Terry Clarke — drums
Gloomy Sunday and Other Bright Moments is an album by jazz trombonist and arranger Bob Brookmeyer recorded in 1961 for the Verve label. Brookmeyer said “I consider it my pride and joy. I took many [More]
Sultry Serenade is an album by American jazz flautist Herbie Mann featuring tracks recorded in 1957 for the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Michael G. Nastos: For five of the eight cuts here, Mann has [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]
Personnel: Wynton Marsalis – trumpet Walter Blanding – saxophone, clarinet Dan Nimmer – piano Carlos Henriquez  – bass Ali Jackson – drums with guest Cécile McLorin Salvant  – vocals recorded at the Marciac Jazz Festival, [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This mostly ballad-oriented trio set with bassist George Duvivier and drummer Charlie Persip was pianist Joe Albany’s final recording. Albany, whose career (especially on records) did not really get going [More]
Dreams is an album by Hungarian guitarist Gábor Szabó featuring performances recorded in 1968 and released on the Skye label. AllMusic Review by Douglas Payne: Here, Gabor Szabo ambitiously pairs his outstanding quintet (featuring Jimmy [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This set by multi-reedist Bill Perkins (who switches between tenor, baritone, bass clarinet and flute) has been reissued on CD with one extra selection. On what was one of the [More]
John Coltrane Quartet – Ballads (1962). Ballads is a jazz album by John Coltrane. It was recorded in December 1961 and 1962, and released on the Impulse! label in 1963 as A-32 (mono) and later [More]
The Andy Brown Trio live at the Whiskey Lounge in Evanston, IL on August 20, 2015. This clip feature five complete tunes from that night. Song Titles: 1. The Jeep Is Jumpin’ 0:05 2. You [More]