Stanley Clarke is the second solo album by jazz fusion bassist Stanley Clarke. AllMusic Review by Michael G. Nastos: Definitive early-period funk/fusion. Clarke’s finger-pop bass is up front. Track listing: All tracks composed by Stanley [More]
from his appearance at the Montreux Jazz Festival on July 8, 1977. Don Ellis – Trumpet, Composer, Arranger Reeds – Ann Patterson, Ted Nash, James Coile, Jim Snodgrass Trumpets – Glenn Stuart, Gil Rather, Jack [More]
Up Tight! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Gene Ammons recorded many albums for Prestige but, if this CD is [More]
First Place is an album by the J. J. Johnson Quartet which was released on the Columbia label. The Allmusic site awarded the album 4 stars, stating:”… First Place is indisputably brilliant”. Track listing: “It’s [More]
This Is for You, John is an album by saxophonist/composer Benny Golson that was recorded in 1983 and released on the Japanese Baystate label the following year. The album features saxophonist Pharoah Sanders performing tunes [More]
This ѕоmеwhаt оbѕсurе rесоrdіng by thе bор-оrіеntеd altoist Hеrb Geller fеаturеѕ hіm іn a 1958 ԛuіntеt wіth vіbrарhоnіѕt Vісtоr Feldman, pianist Wаltеr Nоrrіѕ, bassist Lеrоу Vinnegar, and drummеr Anthony Vazley. Other thаn a ѕеѕѕіоn fоr [More]
“Sophisticated Lady” is a jazz standard, composed as an instrumental in 1932 by Duke Ellington. “I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart” is a 1938 composition by Duke Ellington, with lyrics added by [More]
Mingus Dynasty is a jazz album by Charles Mingus, recorded in 1959 for Columbia Records. It is the companion album to his other 1959 record, Mingus Ah Um, and was inducted in the Grammy Hall [More]
I’m Beginning to See the Light” is a popular song and jazz standard, written by Duke Ellington, Don George, Johnny Hodges, and Harry James, and published in 1944. Ella Fitzgerald and The Ink Spots featuring [More]
The Gardian awarded the album four stars and reviewer John Fordham titled his article “John Surman and Bergen Big Band: Another Sky review – warmth creative patience”. Track listing: 1 Another Sky (John Surman) 9:03 [More]