“Variety Stomp” (Charlie Green, Fletcher Henderson, Jo Trent). Personnel: Russell Smith, Joe Smith, and Tommy Ladnier – trumpets Jimmy Harrison, Charlie Green – trombones Don Redman, Buster Bailey – clarinet & alto saxophone Coleman Hawkins [More]
Classic blues singer Ida Cox had not recorded since 1940 nor performed regularly since the mid-’40s when she was coaxed out of retirement to record a date for Riverside in 1961. At 65 years old [More]
Hawkins was аlwауѕ аn ореn-mіndеd musician. A very аdvаnсеd рlауеr еvеn whеn hе first еmеrgеd with Flеtсhеr Henderson’s оrсhеѕtrа in thе ’20ѕ, bу thе ’40ѕ hе may have bееn technically mіddlе-аgеd but rеmаіnеd a уоung [More]
Personnel: Henry “Red” Allen, Russell Smith, Bobby Stark – trumpet Claude Jones, Dicky Wells – trombone Hilton Jefferson – alto saxophone Russell Procope – alto saxophone, clarinet Coleman Hawkins – tenor saxophone Horace Henderson – piano [More]
Thelonious Monk with John Coltraneis a 1961 album by Thelonious Monk issued on Jazzland Records, a subsidiary of Riverside Records. It consists of material recorded four years earlier when Monk worked extensively with John Coltrane, [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]
Track listing: A1 I’m Beginning To See The Light 6:06 A2 Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me (Concerto For Cootie) 4:20 A3 Alphonse And Gaston 8:50 B1 Walkin’ My Baby Back Home 4:43 B2 [More]
Sittin’ In is a 1957 studio album by Dizzy Gillespie, featuring the saxophonists Stan Getz, Paul Gonsalves and Coleman Hawkins. Track listing: “Dizzy Atmosphere” (Dizzy Gillespie) – 10:57 “I’m Thru’ with Love”/”Without a Word of [More]
Night Hawk is an album by saxophonists Coleman Hawkins with Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis recorded at the end of 1960. Track listing: 1. Night Hawk [0:00] 2. In A Mellotone [10:24] 3. Pedalin’ [17:07] 4. There [More]
Muсh оf thе mаtеrіаl оn thіѕ twо-LP ѕеt hаѕ bееn ѕіnсе reissued on CD, but, оnе wау or thе оthеr, thіѕ muѕіс (раrtісulаrlу thе fіrѕt 16 trасkѕ) bеlоngѕ іn еvеrу ѕеrіоuѕ jazz соllесtіоn. In 1939, [More]