“In February 1958 Stanley Dance oversaw two recording sessions headed up by Coleman Hawkins. By this point in his long and eventful career, Hawkins was [More]
“Willie “The Lion” Smith, one of stride piano’s Big Three of the 1920s (along with James P. Johnson and Fats Waller), recorded a lot less [More]
“An excellent swing clarinetist who was flexible enough to play hot on Dixieland records, Marsala’s six sessions reflect his versatile musical tastes. Among his more [More]
Harlan Leonard (July 2, 1905 – November 10, 1983) was an American jazz bandleader and clarinetist from Kansas City, Missouri, United States. Track listing: 00:00 [More]
“The second of two Tiny Parham CDs has the pianist’s final two sessions from 1929, his two dates from 1930, and his three very obscure [More]
“The great gypsy did pretty much all his recording during the pre-album age, and while he was justly honoured by the French soon after his [More]
Night Train is an album by the Oscar Peterson Trio, released in 1963 by Verve Records. The album was dedicated to Peterson’s father, who worked [More]
Sinatra at the Sands is a live album by Frank Sinatra accompanied by Count Basie and his orchestra, and conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones, [More]
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The Happy Jazz of Rex Stewart, also reissued as The Rex Stewart Memorial Album, is an album by cornetist Rex Stewart which was recorded in [More]