An Electrifying Evening with the Dizzy Gillespie Quintet is a 1961 live album by trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, recorded at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City. “Dizzy Gillespie (along with altoist Leo Wright, [More]
Bennie Green Blows His Horn is an album by American trombonist Bennie Green recorded in 1955 and released on the Prestige label. “Bennie Green, one of the few trombonists of the 1950s not to sound [More]
It’s All Right! is an album by jazz pianist Wynton Kelly released on the Verve label featuring performances by Kelly with Paul Chambers and Jimmy Cobb with Kenny Burrell and Candido Camero recorded in 1964. [More]
Poly-Currents is an album by American jazz drummer Elvin Jones recorded in 1969 and released on the Blue Note label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars calling it “Advanced modal [More]
The Bily Taylor Trio with Candido is an album by American jazz pianist Billy Taylor‘s trio with Cuban percussionist Candido Camero featuring tracks recorded in 1954 for the Prestige label. “A very nice program of [More]
Track listing: 01. Quincy Jones and His Orchestra – Soul Bossa Nova (02:47) 02. Stan Getz – O Grande Amor (04:39) 03. Milt Jackson – Jazz Bossa Nova (03:01) 04. Sergio Mendes & Brasil ’66 [More]
After Hours with Miss “D” is a 1954 studio album by Dinah Washington. The 2004 CD reissue included an extended take of “Blue Skies”. AllMusic Review by John Bush: Any self-respecting jazz musician would leap [More]