“Song for My Father” was recorded in October 1964 and released on the Blue Note label. The album was inspired by a trip that Silver had made to Brazil. The cover artwork features a photograph [More]
Backgammon (also released as Blues March) is an album by drummer Art Blakey and The Jazz Messengers recorded in 1976 and released on the Roulette label. Track listing: “Uranus” (Walter Davis) – 6:55 “Whisper Not” [More]
Altоіѕt Jасkіе McLean tеndеd tо dоwngrаdе his Prestige rесоrdіngѕ duе tо thе low pay, thе lіttlе prior рrераrаtіоn, and thе jаm session fееl of the music. Althоugh аll оf thе аbоvе іѕ true, thе muѕіс [More]
Focus is an album by American jazz trumpeter Bill Hardman which was recorded in 1980 but not released on the Muse label until 1984. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 3 stars, [More]
“Nutville” (Horace Silver). From Omkring Midnat Denmark TV (1968). Personnel: Billy Cobham – drums Horace Silver – piano Bill Hardman – trumpet Bennie Maupin – tenor saxophone John Williams – bass