AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Henry Mancini was a significant writer for films who used the flavor of jazz in some of his movie scores. Mancini gathered an impressive cast of top players consisting of [More]
Mapenzi is an album by The Harold Land/Blue Mitchell Quintet recorded in 1977 and released on the Concord label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This Concord release was tenor saxophonist Harold Land’s first as a [More]
This One’s for Blanton! is a studio album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington duetting with Ray Brown recorded in December 1972 and released on the Pablo label. The title refers to early [More]
This CD іѕ a ѕurрrіѕе ѕuссеѕѕ for іt fеаturеѕ thе mоdеrn аltоіѕt Bobby Watson рауіng tribute tо the great Johnny Hodges. Watson performs hіѕ own brief “Blues for Alto” plus nіnе bаllаdѕ, bluеѕ аnd swing [More]
Chet Baker Big Band is an album by jazz trumpeter Chet Baker which was recorded in 1956 and released on the Pacific Jazz label. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw bу Lindsay Planer: Rеlеаѕіng an entire аlbum under thе [More]
Chun-King is an album by American jazz pianist Bobby Timmons recorded in 1964 and released on the Prestige label. Track listing: “Chun-King” (Keter Betts, Charlie Byrd) – 6:36 “Walking Death” (Bobby Timmons) – 6:07 “O [More]
My Main Man is an album by saxophonist Sonny Stitt featuring trombonist Bennie Green recorded in Chicago in 1964 and released on the Argo label. Track listing: All compositions by Sonny Stitt and Bennie Green [More]
The Bily Taylor Trio with Candido is an album by American jazz pianist Billy Taylor‘s trio with Cuban percussionist Candido Camero featuring tracks recorded in 1954 for the Prestige label. “A very nice program of [More]
Pat Moran – I Could Have Danced All Night Featuring – Scott LaFaro This Is Pat Moran / Recorded in Chicago,December 1957 Personnel: Pat Moran – piano Scott LaFaro – bass Johnny Whited – drums