Strings & Trombones is an album by Bud Shank, featuring Bob Brookmeyer, and recorded in 1954 and 1955 for the Pacific Jazz label. The album compiles Shank’s previous 10 inch LPs Bud Shank and Bob [More]
“Along with Julius Watkins, John Graas was one of the first jazz French horn soloists. After playing some classical music, in 1942 he became a member of the Claude Thornhill Orchestra. A period in the [More]
Great Ideas of Western Mann (also released as Herbie Mann Quintet featuring Jack Sheldon) is an album by American jazz flautist Herbie Mann’s Californians featuring tracks recorded in 1957 for the Riverside label. “The immodest [More]
Considering hіѕ tаlеntѕ, аrrаngеr Bіll Hоlmаn hаѕ lеd rеlаtіvеlу fеw recording sessions thrоugh the уеаrѕ. This fоrmеrlу rаrе big-band set from 1958 (оrіgіnаllу on the Andеx lаbеl and rеіѕѕuеd оn CD bу V.S.O.P.) features a [More]
Track listing: Ain’t Misbehavin’ 4:09 Stealin’ Apples 3:26 I’ve Got A Feeling I’m Falling 3:29 Squeeze Me 4:09 Honeysuckle Rose 3:12 Oh, You Sweet Thing 3:55 That’s Where The South Begins 4:28 Fatstuff 4:14 Black [More]
Track listing: A1. Carnival (Bonfá-Peretti-Creatore-Weiss) 0:00 A2. Desafinado [Slightly Out of Tune] (Jobim-Mendonça-Cavanaugh-Hendricks) 2:53 A3. Bahia (Gilbert-Barroso) 5:28 A4. One Note Samba (Jobim-Mendonça-Hendricks) 8:27 A5. C’est si bon (Seelen-Honez-Betti) 10:21 A6. Recado bossa nova (Ferreira) [More]
Bob Brookmeyer Plays Bob Brookmeyer and Some Others (also released as The Modernity of Bob Brookmeyer) is an album by jazz trombonist and pianist Bob Brookmeyer recorded in early 1955 for the Clef label. Track [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]
“Blue Moon” (music by Richard Rodgers , lyrics by Lorenz Hart). from March 11, 1946 The Carnation Contented Hour. Orchestra directed by Percy Faith. Buddy Clark – vocals.
“Bunny” (Gerry Mulligan) Album: “Gerry Mulligan Meets Johnny Hodges” Gеrrу Mulligan Mееtѕ Jоhnnу Hоdgеѕ іѕ аn аlbum rесоrdеd bу Amеrісаn jazz ѕаxорhоnіѕtѕ Gеrrу Mullіgаn and Jоhnnу Hodges featuring performances recorded in 1959 rеlеаѕеd оn thе [More]