The Nearness of You is the fifth studio album by Helen Merrill. It includes performances of standards from two sessions with completely different lineups of accompanying musicians. The later session from February 21, 1958, features [More]
Sarah Vaughan, sometimes incorrectly referred to as Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown, is a 1955 jazz album featuring Grammy Award-winning singer Sarah Vaughan and influential trumpeter Clifford Brown, released on the EmArcy label. It was [More]
Clіffоrd Brоwn аnd Max Rоасh at Basin Street (аkа At Basin Strееt) is a 1956 аlbum by thе Clіffоrd Brоwn аnd Mаx Rоасh Quіntеt, thе last аlbum thе ԛuіntеt оffісіаllу recorded. Aраrt from Sоnnу Rollins [More]
Paul Bley is the second album by Canadian jazz pianist Paul Bley featuring tracks recorded in 1954 and released on the EmArcy label. “At this stage of his career, he’s a very orthodox bopper, aware [More]
Study in Brown  (EmArcy Records, 1955) is a Clifford Brown and Max Roach album. The album consists predominantly of originals by members of the band. The songs “Lands End”, by tenor saxophonist Harold Land, and [More]
Maynard Ferguson Octet is an album by Canadian jazz trumpeter/trombonist Maynard Ferguson featuring tracks recorded in 1955 and released on the EmArcy label. Track listing: “Finger Snappin'” – 3:55 “My New Flame 4:09 “Autumn Leaves” [More]
Dinah Jams is a 1954 live album by vocalist Dinah Washington. It was remastered in 1990. AllMusic Review by Stephen Cook: Recorded at the start of Dinah Washington’s climb to fame, 1954’s Dinah Jams was [More]