Royal Ballads is an album by American tenor saxophonist Clifford Jordan’s Quartet which was recorded in late 1986 and released on the Dutch Criss Cross Jazz label. The Allmusic site awarded the album 4 stars, [More]
Tokyo Adagio is a live album by bassist Charlie Haden and pianist Gonzalo Rubalcaba recorded in 2005 at the Blue Note Jazz Club in Tokyo and released on the Impulse! label in 2015 shortly after [More]
Opening track from Dolphy’s “Outward Bound” album. Recordeded at Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (04/01/1960). Personnel: Eric Dolphy – alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute Freddie Hubbard – trumpet Jaki Byard – piano George Tucker [More]
Allmusic awarded the album four stars and reviewer Matt Collar wrote that “The Messenger” is an enjoyable balance of groove-oriented improvisation, atmospheric ballads, and funky, contemporary instrumental jazz. Eubanks sought “to communicate the breadth of [More]
Album: 944 Columbus , April 27, 1993 & April 28, 1993 Zambia, track 2 Composed by Mario Bauzá Arranged by Marcus Persiani Solos: Enrique Fernandez – flute Manny Durán – flugelhorn
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]
“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]
“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]