Firebirds is a 1968 album by two American jazz musicians, Prince Lasha  and Sonny Simmons . “The second of two collaborations by Prince Lasha (on flute, alto, and alto clarinet) and Sonny Simmons (alto and [More]
Crossings is the tenth album by jazz pianist Herbie Hancock, released in 1972. It is the second album in his Mwandishi period, which saw him experimenting in electronics. The album is the band’s first to [More]
Track listing: 1 Quiet Afternoon (Stanley Clarke) 2 Paranoia 10:12 3 Baba Hengates (Mtume) 21:01 4 Miscegenation 38:33 Personnel: Buddy Terry – tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute Woody Shaw – trumpet Eddie Henderson – trumpet, [More]
Outpost is a studio album by American trumpeter Freddie Hubbard released in 1981 on the Enja label which features performances by Freddie Hubbard, Kenny Barron, Buster Williams and Al Foster. This lіttlе-knоwn set was асtuаllу [More]
Thіѕ іѕ аn оutѕtаndіng ѕеѕѕіоn of 70s-era jazz. Sullіvаn has аn outstanding grоuр around hіm, аnd thеу аrе each gіvеn room to shine. Like оthеr fіrѕt-rаtе jаzz оf this реrіоd, it соmbіnеѕ a hard-bop sound [More]
“I Wonder” (Cecil Gant, Raymond Leveen). from the Album: The Boss is Back (1969) Personnel: Gene Ammons – tenor saxophone Junior Mance – piano Buster Williams – bass Frankie Jones – drums
Sama Layuca is a studio album by American jazz pianist McCoy Tyner, released in 1974 by Milestone Records. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and said that Tyner is “heard at [More]
Inside Out is an album by American jazz trumpeter Eddie Henderson recorded in 1973 and released on the Capricorn label. Allmusic awarded the album four stars and reviewer Richard S. Ginell called the music “open-ended and [More]
Golden Lotus is an album by pianist Kenny Barron which was recorded in 1980 and first released on the Muse label in 1982 before being reissued on CD by 32 Records with Sunset to Dawn [More]
Cyrus Chestnut (born January 17, 1963) is an American jazz pianist, composer and producer. In 2006, Josh Tyrangiel, music critic for Time, wrote: “What makes Chestnut the best jazz pianist of his generation is a [More]