An Adventure in Sound: Reeds in Hi-Fi (also released as An Adventure in Sound – Reeds) is an album by composer, arranger and conductor Pete Rugolo featuring performances recorded in 1956 and first released on [More]
The Jaki Byard Quartet Live! is an album by pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1965 and originally released on the Prestige label as two LPs and later reissued in 1992 as a single CD. Jаkі [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]
The Cool Sound of Pepper Adams is an album led by baritone saxophonist Pepper Adams which was recorded in late 1957 and originally released on the Regent label. The album was rereleased on Savoy as [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]
“Easy Does It” (Oliver Young). Personnel: Buck Clayton, Ed Lewis, Harry Edison, Al Killian – trumpet Dicky Wells, Vick Dickenson, Dan Minor – trombone Earl Warren – alto saxophone Jack Washington – alto saxophone, baritone [More]
Swingin’ with Pee Wee is an album by clarinetist Pee Wee Russell with trumpeter Buck Clayton which was recorded in 1960 and released on the Swingville label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the [More]
Skywalk is an album by organist Jimmy McGriff recorded in 1984 and released on the Milestone label. Scott Yanow, writing for Allmusic, notes that “McGriff is in his usual fine form …” Track listing: “Skywalk” [More]
“Swingin’ with Prince Igor”  Skip Martin’s adaptation for symphony and Jazz band. Tracklisting: Swingin’ With Prince Igor (Borodin) A1 Symphony For Jazz Band And Symphony Orch. In Four Parts. (Pt. 1) A2 Symphony For Jazz [More]
“Clap Hands! Here Comes Charley!” (Ballard MacDonald, Joseph Meyer, Billy Rose). Album: “BD Music presents Lester Young”. The Lester Young story drawn by Émilie Balaguer.