Children of the Light is Danilo Pérez on piano, John Patitucci on bass, and Brian Blade on drums. Here they perform “Suite for the Americas” by Danilo Pérez as part of a clinic for the [More]
The Strawberry Composed by Myra Melford Arranged by Ted Nash September 22, 2016 Rose Theater Watch pianist Myra Melford perform her own composition, “The Strawberry,” with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. [More]
J.J.’s Broadway is an album by jazz trombonist and arranger J. J. Johnson recorded in 1963 for the Verve label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This is one of the more obscure J.J. Johnson LPs. [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]
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]
A Show of Hands is the first album released by bassist Victor Wooten. The album features bass guitar with only the accompaniment of vocals. The album features almost entirely slap bass, using a large amount [More]
Amоng thе ѕurрrіѕеѕ that рrоduсеr Pаоlо Piangiarelli рullеd оn Phіl Wооdѕ durіng a marathon seven rесоrdіng sessions оvеr a span оf fіvе dауѕ durіng the spring оf 2000 wаѕ mаtсhіng him wіth ріаnіѕt Stеfаnо Bоllаnі [More]
The Power of Positive Swinging is an album released by American jazz trumpeter Clark Terry and trombonist Bob Brookmeyer featuring tracks recorded in 1965 and originally released on the Mainstream label. In the mid-’60s, flügelhornist [More]
The Wolverines (also Wolverine Orchestra, Wolverines Orchestra, The Original Wolverines) were an American jazz band. They were one of the most successful territory bands of the American Midwest in the 1920s. The Wolverine Orchestra first played at [More]
“Lover Man” writtten by Jimmy Davis, Roger (“Ram”) Ramirez, and James Sherman. Sonny Stitt – alto sax Walter Bishop – piano Tommy Potter  -bass Kenny Clarke – drums