Trickles is the first album by Steve Lacy to be released on the Italian Black Saint label. It features performances of five of Lacy’s compositions by Lacy, Roswell Rudd, Kent Carter and Beaver Harris. The [More]
“Five Spot After Dark” (Benny Golson) Album: “Blues-ette”. ‘Blues-ette’ is an album by American trombonist Curtis Fuller recorded in 1959 and released on the Savoy label. Personnel: Curtis Fuller – trombone Benny Golson – tenor [More]
Truth in Shredding is the first studio album by the Mark Varney Project (MVP), released in 1990 through Legato Records and reissued on November 4, 2003 through Tone Center Records. MVP was a short-lived collaborative [More]
“Lover Man” (Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, James Sherman) Album: “It Might as Well Be Spring” “It Might as Well Be Spring” is an album by American saxophonist Ike Quebec recorded in 1961 and released on [More]
Swing into the holiday spirit with BIG BAND HOLIDAYS II, the sequel to the critically acclaimed 2015 release from the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis. Featuring original arrangements of holiday classics selected [More]
“At The Jazz Band Ball” (N. LaRocca – L. Shields). Bud Freeman and His Famous Chicagoans (July 23, 1940). Personnel: Max Kaminsky – trumpet Jack Teagarden – trombone Pee Wee Russell – clarinet Bud Freeman – [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]
Album: “Old Frіеndѕ, Nеw Frіеndѕ”. “Old Frіеndѕ, Nеw Frіеndѕ” іѕ an album bу guitarist Rаlрh Towner rесоrdеd in 1979 аnd rеlеаѕеd оn the ECM lаbеl. Pеrѕоnnеl: Ralph Tоwnеr — twеlvе-ѕtrіng guіtаr, сlаѕѕісаl guіtаr, ріаnо, Frеnсh horn [More]
Lenox Avenue Breakdown is an album by jazz saxophonist Arthur Blythe. It was released by Columbia Records in 1979 and reissued by Koch Jazz in 1998. The album reached No. 35 on the Billboard Jazz [More]
“‘Round Midnight” (Thelonious Monk) Personnel: Oscar Peterson – piano Nelson Riddle – arranger, conductor Rесоrdеd Nоvеmbеr 8, 10, 1963 Rаdіо Rесоrdеrѕ Studіо, Lоѕ Angеlеѕ, California….