From “Turiya Sings” (1982) Alice Coltrane – organ, vocal
Dionisio Ramón Emilio Valdés Amaro (October 9, 1918 – March 22, 2013), better known as Bebo Valdés, was a Cuban pianist, bandleader, composer, and arranger. He was a central figure in the golden age of [More]
Personnel: Zim Ngqawana – soprano, alto, tenor, baritone saxophones, flute, piccolo, double head flute, harmonica, melodica, piano, lead vocals; Marcus Wyatt: trumpet; Bheki Mbatha – trombone; Herbie Tsoaeli – bass, vocals; Merle Thomson – harp; [More]
“Altoists Phil Woods and Gene Quill always made for a mutually inspiring team. Both of the similar-sounding musicians were competitive, influenced by (but not imitative of) Charlie Parker, and really knew bebop. This LP features [More]
“Schola Cantorum”, Paris, France, May 20, 1955. Personnel: Peanuts Holland, Guy Longnon – trumpet Milton “Mezz” Mezzrow – clarinet Milton Sealey – piano Kansas Fields – drums
“Take the ‘A’ Train” (Billy Strayhorn). Charles Mingus Sextet feat. Eric Dolphy (April 12, 1964). Personnel: Charles Mingus – bass Eric Dolphy – bass clarinet Clifford Jordan – tenor saxophone Johnny Coles – trumpet Jaki [More]
First Song is an album by the American jazz bassist Charlie Haden recorded in 1990 and released on the Italian Soul Note label in 1992. The album features Haden playing with pianist Enrico Pieranunzi and [More]
“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]
“Smatter” (Kenny Wheeler). Album: “Gnu Hіgh” (1976). “Gnu Hіgh” іѕ аn LP bу Canadian Kenny Wheeler featuring Kеіth Jаrrеtt, Dаvе Holland and Jack DеJоhnеttе rесоrdеd in 1975 аnd rеlеаѕеd оn thе ECM lаbеl іn 1976. The [More]