“The colorful cover artwork complements the colorful music by flutist Dave Valentin. Kalahari has ballads that are beautiful and upbeat tunes heavy on syncopated beats with tons of Latin percussion. Included on the album are [More]
Stretch Music (Introducing Elena Pinderhughes) is a studio album by American jazz trumpeter Christian Scott released on September 18, 2015 by Ropeadope Records. This is his fifth full-length studio album as a leader. Track listing: [More]
Frank Wess has always been a steady, reliable swinger, able to play swaggering blues and soulful ballads with equal facility and hold his own on more challenging bop pieces. The 12 tracks on his release [More]
During a 1961 trek to Italy to perform at the annual San Remo Jazz Festival, Buddy Collette detoured to Milan long enough to record The Polyhedric, a superb if virtually unknown session that fuses the [More]
Spanish Blue is an album by bassist Ron Carter recorded at Rudy Van Gelder’s Studio in New Jersey in 1974 and released on the CTI label. “Interesting concept with good solos by Carter and Hubert [More]
Flute Suite is an album by American jazz composer and arranger A. K. Salim featuring flutists Frank Wess and Herbie Mann recorded in 1957 for the Savoy label. The first time Frank Wess and Herbie [More]
Love and Understanding is an album by saxophonist Jimmy Heath featuring performances recorded in 1973 and originally released on the Muse label. “This is one of Jimmy Heath’s more unusual and versatile records”, – Scott [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]
The Sound of Paul Horn is an album by Paul Horn which was originally released on the Columbia label in 1961. Thіѕ ѕаdlу out-of-print Cоlumbіа LP fеаturеѕ Pаul Horn at thе реаk оf his jazz [More]
After Hours is an album by the Prestige All Stars nominally led by trumpeter Thad Jones recorded in 1957 and released on the Prestige label. The album was also re-released as Steamin’ by Frank Wess [More]