Album: “My Point Of View”. Rесоrdеd at thе Vаn Gelder Studіо, Englеwооd Cliffs, New Jеrѕеу оn March 19, 1963. Orіgіnаllу rеlеаѕеd оn Bluе Note (4126). Personnel: Hеrbіе Hаnсосk – piano Hank Mоblеу – tеnоr ѕаxорhоnе Dоnаld [More]
“Tis the season (again? already?), and along with the usual relentless merchandising we get the new flock of Christmas jazz. So, striking an ecumenical note, here’s the question: why is this Christmas CD different from [More]
Personnel: Lester Young – tenor saxophone, John Lewis – piano Gene Ramey – bass Jo Jones – drums New York, March 8 1951.
Sidney Bechet, Mezz Mezzrow – Minor Swoon (1945) Sidney Bechet – Mezz Mezzrow – clarinet
“Pennsylvania 6-5000”  is a 1940 swing jazz and pop standard with music by Jerry Gray and lyrics by Carl Sigman.  It was recorded by Glenn Miller and His Orchestra as an RCA Victor Bluebird 78 [More]
Johnny Hodges – Passion Flower, January 1967, Copenhagen Johnny Hodges – alto saxophone Duke Ellington – piano
Ray Charles and Betty Carter is a 1961 album by Betty Carter and Ray Charles. The pair’s recording of “Baby, It’s Cold Outside” on the album topped the R&B charts. AllMusic Review by Richard S. [More]
Trumреtеr Rоу Eldrіdgе rесоrdеd 28 selections fоr Decca durіng 1943-46 wіth hіѕ bіg bаnd but thіѕ rather сhіntzу LP (from thе lаtеr dауѕ оf MCA’ѕ Jаzz Hеrіtаgе ѕеrіеѕ) оnlу hаѕ ten numbеrѕ, less thаn a [More]
Track listing: 01. Moonlight Serenade (from The Glenn Miller Story) 00:00 02. The Look Of Love (from Casino Royale) 04:32 03. The Man That Got Away (from A Star Is Born) 08:25 04. As Time [More]
Samuel Leroy Taylor, Jr. (July 12, 1916 – October 5, 1990), known as Sam “The Man” Taylor, was an American jazz and blues tenor saxophonist, whose honking style set the standard for tenor sax solos [More]