Lucius Venable “Lucky” Millinder (August 8, 1910 – September 28, 1966) was an American rhythm-and-blues and swing bandleader. Although he could not read or write music, did not play an instrument and rarely sang, his [More]
Tracklist: A1 Portrait Of Jenie / Ruby 5:01 A2 Walkin’ My Baby Back Home / Breezin’ Along Withy The Breeze 3:49 A3 For All We Know 3:32 A4 Maybe You’ll Be There 4:41 B1 Blue [More]
“This album (along with Vol. 2) finds Mark Murphy performing a rather unusual tribute to Nat King Cole. He utilizes the instrumentation of the King Cole Trio (piano, guitar and bass) but sings duets with [More]
“Let’s Face The Music And Dance” (Irving Berlin). Diana Krall – vocals.
Featuring 20 classic love songs performed by Billie Holiday – The voice of jazz. Including the hits ‘I Must Have That Man’, ‘Georgia On My Mind’, and ‘All Of Me’…unmissable! Track listing: 1. Practice Makes [More]
“I Love Corny Music” (Don Raye and Gene de Paul). From the MGM musical, “Broadway Rhythm” (1944). Personnel: Charles Winninger – vocals Tommy Dorsey – vocals, trombone Tommy Dorsey Orchestra
The Nearness of You is the fifth studio album by Helen Merrill. It includes performances of standards from two sessions with completely different lineups of accompanying musicians. The later session from February 21, 1958, features [More]
From “Sinatra’s Swingin’ Session!!!” Personnel: Frank Sinatra – vocals Nelson Riddle – arranger, conductor _______________________________________________ Released: 1961 Recorded: August 22 – September 1, 1960 Capitol Studio A, Hollywood Label: Capitol Producer: Dave Cavanaugh
Recorded live in concert at Carnegie Hall NYC on May 25th 1985 Track listing: 01. Opus One 02. Honeysuckle Rose 03. Sweet Georgia Brown 04. Four Brothers / P Town 05. ‘S Wonderful / They [More]
“Dark Rapture” (Benny Goodman, Edgar Sampson, Manny Kurtz). Personnel: Count Basie – piano Buck Clayton, Harry “Sweets” Edison, Ed Lewis – trumpets Dicky Wells, Dan Minor, Benny Morton – trombones Earl Warren, Herschel Evans, Lester [More]