“Sentimental Journey” is a popular song, published in 1944. The music was written by Les Brown and Ben Homer, and the lyrics were written by Bud Green. Les Brown and His Band of Renown had [More]
Artie Shaw’s classic recording of Hoagy Carmichael’s standard “Stardust.” Many consider this the top big band recording of alltime. Billy Butterfield on trumpet.
King Oliver’s Creole Jazz Band – The Gennett Sessions April 5-6, 1923 Gennett Recording Studio, Richmond, IN * The songs were taken from The Chronological Classics: King Oliver And His Creole Jazz Band 1923. * [More]
Duke Ellington’s big band Johnny Hodges – alto saxophone  
Lalo Schifrin & BBC Bigband – Jazzwoche Burghausen 2006 – Street Lights – Blues for Basie – Latin Jazz Suite – Mov. 1: Montuno – Latin Jazz Suite – Mov. 2: Martinique – Latin Jazz [More]
Thomas Francis “Tommy” Dorsey, Jr. (November 19, 1905 – November 26, 1956[1]) was an American jazz trombonist, composer, conductor and bandleader of the Big Band era. He was known as the “Sentimental Gentleman of Swing”, [More]
Woody Herman is scorching one-hour concert from 1964 with the participation of one of the hottest sets themselves “Swinging Herd”, including the trumpeter Bill Chase, trombonist Phil Wilson and the amazing saxophonist Sal Nistico, and [More]
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – Moanin’ by Bobby Timmons Drums – Art Blakey (bandleader) Trumpet – Lee Morgan Tenor Saxophone – Benny Golson Piano – Bobby Timmons Bass – Jymie Merritt