Libertango is a composition by tango composer Ástor Piazzolla, recorded and published in 1974 in Milan. The title is a portmanteau merging “Libertad” (Spanish for liberty) and “Tango”, symbolizing Piazzolla’s break from Classical Tango to [More]
Esperanza Spalding – On the sunny side of the street (Live at The White House, 2016). Esperanza Spalding – vocals, bass
“Theme For Lester Young” (Charles Mingus). Album: “Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus Mingus” (1963). Personnel: Don Butterfield – trombone, trombone (bass), tuba Jaki Byard – piano Eric Dolphy – flute, alto saxophone Booker Ervin – tenor [More]
Astor Piazzolla & Gerry Mulligan – Years of Solitude – Italy 74 (written by Astor Piazzolla) Personnel: Astor Piazzolla – bandoneon Gerry Mulligan – baritone saxophone
Track listing: 0:00 Come rain or come shine 4:43 Gypsy in my soul 8:03 Embraceable you 12:57 Misty 18:26 As long as there’s music 22:29 Round midnight 26:58 This can’t be love 30:19 Blues chorale [More]
“I’m So New Orleans” from the album “#imsoneworleans” (recorded 2014) Kermit Ruffins – trumpet, vocals
1947 – Empire Musicwerks – Grieg / Reinhardt
Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga – The Lady is a Tramp Tony Bennett and Lady Gaga recorded a version of this song for his 2011 album Duets II. Bennett praised Gaga’s performance in the song, saying [More]
Album: Soular Energy Title: Exactly Like You Composed by Dorothy Fields / Jimmy McHugh / Joe Burke Personnel: Ray Brown – bass Gene Harris – piano Gerryck King – drums