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Hark is a 1985 album by clarinetist Buddy DeFranco, featuring The Oscar PetersonQuartet . The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated:”DeFranco has been very consistent throughout his long recording [More]
Track listing: 01. Perdido 02. Bourbon Street Parade 03. Three Little Words 04. Sayles’ Broken String Blues 05. Sheik Of Araby 06. Drag’s Turnaround Blues 07. Rose Room 08. Yellow Dog Blues 09. Runnin’ Wild [More]
“Why Don’t You Do Right?” (Joseph “Kansas Joe” McCoy). “Why Don’t You Do Right?” (originally recorded as “Weed Smoker’s Dream”) is an American blues- and jazz-influenced pop song written by Joseph “Kansas Joe” McCoy in [More]
“Begin the Beguine” (Cole Porter). A Beguine was originally a Christian lay woman of the 13th or 14th century living in a religious community without formal vows, but in the creole of the Caribbean, especially [More]
Track listing: 1) Grand Boubousse 2) Qua-Ti Rhythm – (starts at 03:19s) 3) Quat-Ti Blues – (starts at 07:36s) 4) Lagniappe – (starts at 11:32s) 5) St. James Infirmary – (starts at 16:15s) 6) Frankie [More]
Straight Ahead is a jazz studio album by American saxophonist and composer Oliver Nelson featured  Eric Dolphy on alto saxophone, clarinet and flute. AllMusic rating: 4½ stars. Track listing: “Images” (Oliver Nelson) – 5:43 “Six and Four”(Oliver [More]
Swinging Like Tate is an album by saxophonist Buddy Tate which was recorded in 1958 and released on the Felsted label. AllMuѕіс Review bу Sсоtt Yanow: Fоr thіѕ CD rеіѕѕuе, whісh brіngѕ bасk mаtеrіаl originally [More]
Tangents in Jazz is the second album by American jazz clarinet and saxophone player, composer and arranger Jimmy Giuffre which was released on the Capitol label in 1956. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Reissued in [More]
Man of Many Parts is an album by multi-instrumentalist and composer Buddy Collette recorded at sessions in 1956 and released on the Contemporary label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This CD reissue of a Contemporary [More]
Track listing: A1 Japanese Sandman A2 A Pretty Girl Is Like A Melody A3 Sugar Foot Stomp A4 Thou Swell A5 It Ain’t Right A6 Streamline B1 Cream Puff B2 Sweet Loraine B3 My Blue [More]