“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]
Tracklist A1 Rumpus On Rampart Street 0:00 A2 Neighbors 3:14 A3 Rose In Her Windows 6:03 A4 Flyin’ High 9:23 A5 American Tempo 13:06 B1 Swingin’ 15:39 B2 Hallelujah! 18:34 B3 Dawn On The Desert [More]
The Clown is an album by Charles Mingus recorded and released in 1957 on Atlantic Records as SD-1260. It is the follow-up to 1956’s Pithecanthropus Erectus and features the improvised narration of Jean Shepherd. A [More]
Karma is a 1969 jazz recording by the American tenor saxophonist Pharoah Sanders. AllMusic Review by Thom Jurek: Pharoah Sanders’ third album as a leader is the one that defines him as a musician to [More]
Frank Sinatra recorded this Bossa Nova album with the master, Carlos Jobim. Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim sees Sinatra performing originals by Jobim, plus three American standards. In celebration of this classic album’s [More]
Born to Be Blue! is an album by American jazz pianist Bobby Timmons recorded in 1963 and released on the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Throughout his career, Bobby Timmons was typecast as [More]
Standards is a studio album by French jazz guitarist Biréli Lagrène. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This is one of guitarist Bireli Lagrene’s better jazz albums of the 1990s. By this time he had pretty [More]
AllMusic Review by Bruce Eder: Shades of Night opened something of a new chapter in Jack Teagarden’s career, involving him in a concept album whose existence and recording owed itself to the new technology 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]