“In a Mellow Tone“, also known as “In a Mellotone”, is a 1939 jazz standard composed by Duke Ellington, with lyrics written by Milt Gabler. The song was based on the 1917 standard “Rose Room” [More]
Track listing: A1 Tenderly 0:00 A2 Tepee 7:14 A3 ‘S Wonderful 12:29 A4 Hippdeebip 18:50 B1 Krupa’s Wail 23:08 B2 Strike Up The Band 29:49 B3 Undecided 32:46 B4 Gene’s Bass Blues 41:59 Personnel: John [More]
“Moten Swing” (originally “Moten’s Swing”) is a 1932 jazz standard by Bennie Moten and his Kansas City Orchestra. It was an important jazz standard in the move towards a freer form of orchestral jazz and [More]
Track listing: A1 Ko-Ko 0:00 A2 Wail For The Cat 5:00 A3 Tap Step 12:06 B1 Hamp & Dex 20:00 B2 Dr. Lambchop 25:49 B3 Heavy Hearted Blues 33:22 Personnel: Bass – Bob Seravia, Gary [More]
“All the Things You Are” is a song composed by Jerome Kern with lyrics written by Oscar Hammerstein II. The song was written for the musical Very Warm for May (1939). Personnel: Artie Shaw and [More]
“Recorded at the Roundtable nightclub in New York City on July 1, 1959, this performance marked the beginning of a new, penultimate phase of Jack Teagarden’s recording career. His Capitol Records contract having ended the [More]
“Jack Teagarden started 1960 off with his first studio recording for Roulette Records, Jazz Maverick, in New York City on January 2 of that year — he and the band are in great form, no [More]
“… The music is excellent and Papa Jo’s drumming in superb form.” – Amazon. Track listing: 1 Love Is Just Around The Corner 4:09 2 I Cried For You 5:54 3 A Wig On The [More]
“In October of 1956, in the wake of the success of This Is Teagarden, Capitol Records had the legendary trombonist enter the studio to record a series of spirituals, using Van Alexander (who had worked [More]
The tracks are unissued, and many of the songs have never appeared in a live setting before! Includes Moonlight Serenade; Little Brown Jug; (Why Couldn’t It Be) Last Night; On a Little Street to Singapore; [More]