“Sweet and Lovely” is an American popular song of 1931, composed by Gus Arnheim, Charles N. Daniels, and Harry Tobias. “Sweet And Lovely” – Claude Thornhill & His Orchestra w/ Russ McIntyre & The Snowflakes [More]
“Peace for Five” (Kenny Wheeler). Album: “Deer Wan” (1978, ECM). The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow states “Kenny Wheeler’s beautiful sound on trumpet and his wide range are well-displayed on his four compositions, three of [More]
Tony is a 1957 Columbia US album (CL938) and Philips UK album (BBL 7138) re-titled “Tony Bennett Showcase”, by singer Tony Bennett It reached number 14 on the Billboard album chart in 1957. Track listing: [More]
AllMusic Review by Greg Adams: High Flying, Lambert, Hendricks & Ross’ third album for Columbia, features more of the group’s inventive and playful vocalese, including a vocal adaptation of John Coltrane’s “Mr. P.C.” The group’s [More]
Tell It the Way It Is! is an album recorded in 1963 by Paul Gonsalves. Former Duke Ellington band members Gonsalves, Johnny Hodges and Ray Nance teamed up with Swedish trumpeter Rolf Ericson and pianist [More]
Mixing Zappa classics and originals, Bollani celebrates the arts of improv and Zappa’s legacy as both a great melodist and a cultural subversive (The Guardian, https://goo.gl/Mo3aTh) Track listing: [00:00] A Cosmik Intro ( S. Bollani) [More]
Historic Concerts is a live album by Cecil Taylor and Max Roach recorded at the McMillin Theatre, Columbia University, NYC on December 15, 1979 and released on the Soul Note label in 1984. The album [More]
“A nice date that spotlights Hamilton’s flexibility. Various units and teams are paired. Jimmy Rowles (p) is the highlight.” – Ron Wynn/Allmusic Track listing: A1 So Little Time 5:58 A2 Royal Orchid Blues 5:15 A3 [More]
From album “Joe Maneri Quartet ‎– Coming Down The Mountain”, released in 1997 by hatOLOGY. Personnel: Joe Maneri – reeds, piano Mat Maneri – violin Ed Schuller – bass Randy Peterson – drums “Microtonal master, [More]