How Insensitive is a bossa nova and jazz standard song composed by Brazilian musician Antônio Carlos Jobim. The lyrics were written in Portuguese by Vinícius de Moraes and in English by Norman Gimbel. Stacey Kent [More]
Personnel: Jack Teagarden – Vocal/trombone Benny Goodman – Clarinet Dick McDonough – Guitar Artie Bernstein – Bass Gene Krupa – Drums Frank Froeba – Piano Art Karle – Tenor Saxophone Manny Klein – Trumpet _________________________ [More]
Jackie Davis (December 13, 1920 – November 2, 1999) was an American soul jazz singer, organist and bandleader. He is notable for his contributions in bringing the Hammond organ to the forefront of jazz and [More]
Panamanhattan is a live album by bassist Ron Carter and accordionist Richard Galliano recorded in Paris in 1990 and released on the Dreyfus Jazz label. The Allmusic site awarded the album 5 stars, stating: “A [More]
Track listing: A1 I Almost Lost My Mind 2:35 A2 I’m Just A Lucky So And So 3:17 A3 If I Should Lose You 3:20 A4 I’ve Got The World On A String 2:51 A5 [More]
Backlash is a 1967 album by trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, his first released on the Atlantic label. It features performances by Hubbard, James Spaulding, Albert Dailey, Bob Cunningham, Otis Ray Appleton and Ray Barretto. “The first [More]
The Sound of Spring is an album of compositions related to springtime by the Ramsey Lewis Trio, recorded in 1962 and released on the Argo label. Track listing: “Sound of Spring” (Ramsey Lewis) – 2:30 “Spring Can Really Hang You [More]
Black Miracle is an album by saxophonist Joe Henderson which was recorded in 1975 and released on the Milestone label. The Allmusic review by Vincent Thomas awarded the album 3 stars and stated “Black Miracle [More]
“Tenor saxophonist Ben Webster and trumpeter Harry “Sweets” Edison, both veterans of the swing era (although associated with different orchestras), had long wanted to record a full album together. The results, a swinging quintet set [More]
“This album, one of Bill Berry’s few to fully showcase his cornet playing, is really two in one. On five selections he is featured in a quintet also including pianist Dave Frishberg, guitarist Mundell Lowe, [More]