Free Jazz: A Collective Improvisation is the sixth album by jazz saxophonist and composer Ornette Coleman, released on Atlantic Records in 1961, his fourth for the label. Its title established the name of the then-nascent [More]
This 1966 live set comes by its retro-bop feel honestly. Its link to the bop tradition is the group’s pianist, Barry Harris, who bridges the generation between Bird, Diz, and Bud Powell and that of [More]
“Requiem” (Herbie Hancock ) fro an album “Royal Flush” (1961) Personnel: Donald Byrd – trumpet Pepper Adams – baritone saxophone Herbie Hancock – piano Butch Warren – bass Billy Higgins – drums _________________________________ Released: 1961 [More]
Love and Understanding is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Heath featuring performances recorded in 1973 and originally released on the Muse label. “This is one of Jimmy Heath’s more unusual and versatile records”, – Scott [More]
Silence is an album by the American jazz bassist Charlie Haden recorded in 1987 and released on the Italian Soul Note label two years later. Silence fеаturеѕ bassist Charlie Hаdеn jоіnеd bу Chеt Bаkеr, drummеr [More]
Our Man in Jazz is an album by American saxophonist Sonny Rollins, released by RCA Victor featuring July 1962 performances by Rollins with Don Cherry, Bob Cranshaw, and Billy Higgins. These performances have been described [More]
The Summer Knows is an album by American trumpeter Art Farmer recorded in 1976 and originally released on the Japanese East Wind label. Track listing: “The Summer Knows” (Alan and Marilyn Bergman, Michel Legrand) – 7:42 [More]
Sunset Eyes is an album by saxophonist Teddy Edwards recorded in 1960 and released on the Pacific Jazz label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album stars and stated “Since the great Teddy [More]
Mr. Billy Higgins is an album by American jazz drummer Billy Higgins recorded in 1984 and first released on the Riza label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4 stars, calling the [More]
Mirror Mirror is an album by American jazz saxophonist Joe Henderson recorded in 1980 and released on the German MPS label. Track listing: “Mirror Mirror” (Chick Corea) – 5:53 “Candlelight” (Ron Carter) – 6:13 “Keystone” [More]