Opus One, arranged by Marty Paich, performed by Terry Gibbs Big Band, March 26, 1982 for WGBH-PBS TV. Trumpets: Bill Berry, Pete Candoli, John Audino, Conte Candoli; Trombones: Benny Powell, Charlie Loper, Dick “Slide” Hyde; [More]
9 September, 2016 – Festival “Jazz à la Villette”.   Personnel: Tigran Hamasyan – piano Arve Henriksen – trumpet Eivind Aarset – guitar Jan Bang – samples, live sampling
“Autumn Leaves” (Joseph Cosma) Restored footage of Eva Cassidy performing Autumn Leaves. The performance took place at the Blues Alley jazz supper club in Georgetown, DC, on the 3rd January 1996. Recorded by Bryan McCulley [More]
“Lonely Hours” (Hy Glaser, Jerry Solomon) – 4:03 “I’ll Never Be the Same” (Gus Kahn, Matty Malneck, Frank Signorelli) – 3:43 from the album: “The Lonely Hours”. The Lonely Hours is a 1964 studio album [More]
Christmas ’64 is a 1964 studio album by the American jazz organist Jimmy Smith. Smith’s only album of Christmas music, it was reissued as Christmas Cookin’ in 1966. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This Christmas [More]
Track listing: 00:00 – Giant’s Steps 06:59 – Joy Spring 15:08 – Simone 24:50 – Just 40 Bars 29:25 – A Blues Ain’t Nothing But a Trip 42:00 – Fat Shoes 46:50 – Escale a [More]
“Marc Copland has a unique piano approach with instantly recognizable harmonies; a kind of dreamy dissonance that’s more gentle than jarring. Listening to his music is like being in a sun-dappled forest glade which is [More]
Empire Jazz is an album by bassist Ron Carter featuring jazz interpretations of five of John Williams’ themes from The Empire Strikes Back which was recorded in 1980 and released on the RSO label. Scott [More]