“The Shadow of Your Smile” from “The Sandpiper”. “The Sandpiper” is a 1965 film starring Richard Burton and Elizabeth Taylor, directed by Vincente Minnelli. “The Sandpiper” won the Academy Award for Best Original Song for [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This CD reissue contains a sleepy trio session by guitarist Barney Kessel who teams up with bassist Kenny Napper and drummer John Marshall for a variety of current pop tunes [More]
Le Quintette Hot Club de France – 1937 Jean “Django” Reinhardt  (23 January 1910 – 16 May 1953) was a Belgian-born French guitarist and composer of Sinti ethnicity. Reinhardt is regarded as one of the greatest guitar players [More]
Though not as internationally well known as some of his peers, like Antonio Carlos Jobim and João Gilberto, guitarist/vocalist/composer Carlos Lyra was also a major figure of the early bossa nova movement. This extremely value-priced, [More]
Acoustic Alchemy Playing For Time (live)at St. Lucia
George Shearing – Lullaby of Birdland (1987) George Shearing – piano
Cal Tjader – Manteca (Full Album) Tracklistings 1. Amazon 2. Here 3. Eye Of The Devil 4. A Felicidade 5. Fried Bananas 6. What The World Needs Now 7. A Message To Michael 8. My [More]
“Final Hour” by Joshua Redman, from the album Walking Shadows on Nonesuch Records Joshua Redman – tenor saxophone
The styles of jazz that were popular from the late teens through the late 1920s were usually played with rhythms with a two beat feel, and often attempted to reproduce the style of contrapuntal improvisation [More]
Light as a Feather (1973) is the second studio album of fusion band Return to Forever, led by pianist Chick Corea. The first track is Corea’s song, “You’re Everything”. Corea has stated that this is [More]