AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Pianist Joe Sample’s Warner Bros. session mostly features relaxed acoustic music. Sample emphasizes his original melodies during his improvisations and is backed quite ably by bassist Jay Anderson, drummer Ralph [More]
The Benoit/Freeman Project is an album by American pianist David Benoit and American guitarist Russ Freeman that was released in 1994 and recorded for the GRP label. The album reached No. 2 on the jazz [More]
Bossa Baroque (Dave Grusin). From the album “Dave Grusin – Collection”. Dave Grusin ‎– GRD-9579usin – electric piano [Fender Rhodes] , percussion, synthesizer [Oberheim] , synthesizer [Yamaha]. Label: GRP ‎– GRD-9579 Released: 1989
One on One is a smooth jazz, crossover jazz studio album by Bob James and Earl Klugh. This album earned the two artists the Grammy award for Best Pop Instrumental Performance in 1981. In May [More]
Love Songs is a compilation album of romantic songs by American alto saxophonist David Sanborn and was released in 1995 through Warner Bros. Records. This album sampler includes romantic tracks from albums released in 1976-1988 [More]
Sign of the Times is the ninth album by jazz musician Bob James. AllMusic Review by Alex Henderson: With Sign of the Times, Bob James, who had done so much to define so-called smooth jazz, [More]
AllMusic Review by AllMusic: Guitarist Lee Ritenour has long been associated with Brazilian styles (especially after playing with Sergio Mendes’s Brasil ’77 in the ’70s), and 2005’s WORLD OF BRAZIL continues that association to excellent [More]
Double Vision is a 1986 album by Bob James and David Sanborn. The album was a successful smooth jazz release receiving frequent airplay. The album spent 63 weeks on the Billboard charts, topping out at [More]
Saudade is an album by Brazilian composer Moacir Santos recorded in 1974 and released on the Blue Note label. Track listing: “Early Morning Love” (Santos, Yanna Cotti) – 3:25 “A Saudade Matta a Gente” (Antonio [More]
“Stay” (Bob Baldwin). Album: “For You” (2002). Personnel: Bob Baldwin – keybords James Robinson – vocals