Last Chorus is a posthumous album by American jazz saxophonist Ernie Henry featuring tracks recorded in 1956 and 1957 for the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Ernie Henry was a promising alto saxophonist [More]
Bass on Top is an album by American jazz bassist Paul Chambers recorded in 1957 and released on the Blue Note label. AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine: Bass on Top is another thoroughly engaging [More]
A Garland of Red is the debut album by pianist Red Garland featuring tracks recorded in 1956 which were released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Thirty-three at the time of this, [More]
Thelonica is an album by pianist Tommy Flanagan featuring compositions by Thelonious Monk recorded in 1982 for the Enja label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Recorded just ten months after Thelonious Monk’s death, pianist Tommy [More]
Up Tight! is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1961 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Gene Ammons recorded many albums for Prestige but, if this CD is [More]
The Happy Blues is an album by saxophonist Gene Ammons recorded in 1956 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: The Happy Blues is one of the great studio jam sessions [More]
Black Pearls is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1964 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7316. It is assembled from the results of a single recording session at the studio of Rudy [More]
Dakar is an album credited to jazz musician John Coltrane, released in 1963 on Prestige Records, catalogue 7280. Dakar is a reissue of one side of a 16 rpm LP called Baritones and French Horns [More]
George Wallington Quintet at the Cafe Bohemia – Jay Mac’s Crib (1955). From the album “GEORGE WALLINGTON QUINTET AT THE BOHEMIA” . Personnel: Donald Byrd – trumpet Jackie McLean – alto saxophone George Wallington – [More]
Hornful of Soul (also released as Catwalk) is an album by American trombonist Bennie Green recorded in 1960 and released on the Bethlehem label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Trombonist Bennie Green’s music was always [More]