Another One (also released as Oscar Pettiford Volume 2) is an album by bassist/cellist and composer Oscar Pettiford which was recorded in 1955 and first issued on the Bethlehem label. Track listing: “Another One” (Quincy [More]
Night Lights is an album by American jazz saxophonist Gerry Mulligan featuring performances recorded in 1963 and first released on the Philips label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This is a rather relaxed recording featuring [More]
The Street Swingers is an album by jazz trombonist and pianist Bob Brookmeyer with guitarists Jim Hall and Jimmy Raney recorded in late 1957 for the World Pacific label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Valve [More]
This session originally appeared as a Clef LP under a different title before it was reissued on Verve in 1957 as The Modernity of Bob Brookmeyer. Regardless of the title, the valve trombonist was extremely [More]
Trombone Jazz Samba is an album by jazz trombonist and arranger Bob Brookmeyer featuring bossa nova compositions recorded in 1962 for the Verve label. AllMusic Review by Ken Dryden: Bob Brookmeyer was in the studio [More]
The Modern Art of Jazz by Zoot Sims (also released as One to Blow On) is an album by American jazz saxophonist Zoot Sims recorded in 1956 and released on the Dawn label. AllMusic Review [More]
Tracklist listing: 1 Neckbones (J.J. Johnson) 4:01 2 Dues Blues (J.J. Johnson) 6:57 3 Long Before I Knew You (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) 3:59 4 Soft Winds (Benny Goodman) 3:55 5 Tee Jay (J.J. Johnson) 4:08 6 Lassus Trombone (Henry Fillmore) 3:08 7 It’s All [More]
Creole Cookin’, is an album by cornetist Bobby Hackett which was released on the Verve label in 1967. Track listing: 1. High Society (00:00) 2. Fidgety Feet (6:26) 3. When the Saints go Marching in [More]
Gloomy Sunday and Other Bright Moments is an album by jazz trombonist and arranger Bob Brookmeyer recorded in 1961 for the Verve label. Brookmeyer said “I consider it my pride and joy. I took many [More]
Track listing: A1 Get Happy 2:30 (Harold Arlen / Ted Koehler) A2 She Didn’t Say Yes 2:35 (Otto Harbach / Jerome Kern) A3 Bernie’s Tune 2:50 A4 Darn That Dream 3:22 (Eddie DeLange / James [More]