Sprint is alive album by the Red Rodney and Ira Sullivan Quintet . AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: The last of six LPs by the Red Rodney-Ira Sullivan Quintet was also the band’s finest. There are [More]
One of the least known jazz-bossa albums was Buddy Collette’s Bossa Nova, recorded in 1962 for Los Angeles’s Crown label. The flutist and saxophonist was joined by Howard Roberts (g), Jim Helms (g,arr,cond), Mel Pollan [More]
The Green Leaves of Summer is an album by American jazz pianist Hampton Hawes recorded in 1964 and released on the Contemporary label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Pianist Hampton Hawes’ first recording after serving [More]
The Carnegie Hall Concerts: January 1943 is a live album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington recorded at Carnegie Hall, in New York City in 1943 and released on the Prestige label in [More]
Carmen McRae‘s charming version of Blossom Dearie’s “Hey John” is enough of a reason to search for this album by itself. Accompanied by pianist Dick Shreve, Larry Bunker on vibes, guitarist Joe Pass, bassist Ray [More]
Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington were (and are) two of the main stems of jazz. Any way you look at it, just about everything that’s ever happened in this music leads directly — or indirectly [More]
Track listing: A1 Chelsea Bridge 0:00 A2 Willow Weep For Me 3:59 A3 No Greater Love 8:41 A4 Teach Me Tonight 12:25 A5 Until Tonight 16:32 B1 We’ll Be Together Again 20:45 B2 Blue Moon [More]
Unit Structures is a 1966 album by free jazz pianist Cecil Taylor released by Blue Note Records. Unusually, Taylor’s group features two bassists, one (Alan Silva) playing mostly with a bow, and the other (Henry [More]
Indestructible is a jazz album by drummer Art Blakey and  Jazz Messengers. It was recorded in 1964 but not released until 1966, and was Blakey’s last album for Blue Note records. This was the final [More]
Consciousness is an album by guitarist Pat Martino which was recorded in 1974 and first released on the Muse label. AllMusic Rеvіеw bу Michael G. Nаѕtоѕ: Mаrtіnо оn the wау uр. Mоѕtlу ԛuаrtеt recordings fоr [More]