Art Blakey – Album of the Year Personnel: Art Blakey – drums, bandleader Wynton Marsalis – trumpet Robert Watson – alto saxophone Bill Pierce – tenor saxophone James Williams – piano Charles Fambrough – bass [More]
Harry James – trumpet, bandleader Harry and splits the lead, driven by the great Sonny Payne on drums. This is from the legendary London TV broadcast in 1971.
Jimmie Noone – clarinet, bandleader
Europe’s Pathe version of “Memphis Blues” was recorded on July 3, 1919. Europe’s music on Pathé discs is different from that of Europe’s Society Orchestra issued on Victor discs five years earlier. The musicians were [More]
Harry James in the mid 1950’s playing Charmaine and Brave Bulls Harry James – trumpet, bandleader
Jean Goldkette – Painting The Clouds With Sunshine, 1929 “Painting the Clouds with Sunshine” is a popular song published in 1929. The music was written by Joe Burke and the lyrics by Al Dubin. It [More]
Benny Carter & Nat King Cole – Harlequin Bounce (1),  Congero (2) Benny Carter – alto saxophone, bandleader Nat King Cole – piano
Album: “The Good Feeling”, 2011 The Good Feeling is the debut album by the Christian McBride Big Band. The album won the Grammy Award for Best Large Jazz Ensemble Album in 2012. (Wikipedia) Personnel: Christian [More]