“Clementine” (Billy Strayhorn). Personnel: Duke Ellington – piano Wallace Jones, Cootie Williams – trumpet Rex Stewart – cornet Joe Nanton, Lawrence Brown – trombone Juan Tizol – valve trombone Johnny Hodges, Otto Hardwick – alto [More]
“Rare jazz album on Mainstream records from saxophonist Paul Jeffrey” (Sounds of the Universe). Track listing: A1 Minor Scene 5:15 A2 Brand New Day 5:54 A3 Love Letters 5:36 A4 Moon Madness 5:52 B1 Brand [More]
Solar is a studio jazz album by guitarists John Abercrombie and John Scofield. AllMusic Review by Ken Dryden: Guitarists John Abercrombie and John Scofield join forces for these early-’80s sessions, mostly duets while occasionally adding [More]
Track listing: A1 Greensleeves A2 Civilization A3 Nobody Knows The Trouble A4 You Smiled A5 Confetti For Clarinet A6 Candlelight Serenade B1 The Lady Is A Tramp B2 To Little Time B3 Jiminy Cricket B4 [More]
“Cat Anderson only led a scattering of sessions throughout his career, and this particular set (reissued on CD in 1997) was only his second date as a leader since 1965. For a tribute to the [More]
Bossa Nova Jazz Samba is an album by saxophonist Bud Shank and pianist Clare Fischer released on the Pacific Jazz label. Track listing: All compositions by Clare Fischer except as indicated “Samba da Borboleta” – 3:32 “Illusao” – 3:22 “Pensativa” – 3:28 [More]
The Blues Book is an album by American jazz saxophonist Booker Ervin featuring performances recorded in 1964 for the Prestige label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated “The [More]
“Indian Summer” (Dubin,Herbert) by Glenn Miller & his Orchestra, vocal by Ray Eberle. Music composed in 1919 by Victor Herbert with new Al Dubin lyrics.
Handcrafted is an album by guitarist Kenny Burrell recorded in 1978 and released on the Muse label. “Steady, consistently swinging trio date with Burrell’s fine guitar playing as the focus, and bassist Reggie Johnson and [More]
Capricorn Rising is an album by American jazz pianist Don Pullen featuring saxophonist Sam Rivers recorded in 1975 for the Italian Black Saint label. The Allmusic review awarded the album 4½ stars. Track listing: All [More]