The Big Challenge is an album by trumpeter Cootie Williams and cornetist Rex Stewart that was recorded in 1957 and released on the Jazztone label. “This CD reissue from the Spanish Fresh Sound label brings [More]
Jazz for Playboys is an album by saxophonist Frank Wess, trumpeter Joe Newman and guitarists Kenny Burrell and Freddie Greene recorded in late 1956 and early 1957 and released on the Savoy label. Track listing: [More]
“This brief LP (under 33 minutes) is a bit of a novelty since Zoot Sims, normally a tenor player, overdubbed his playing on four altos (with support from pianist John Williams, bassist Knobby Totah and [More]
“Although the original LP was reissued under guitarist Kenny Burrell’s name, it was originally led by Frank Wess, who is heard doubling on flute and tenor. With the assistance of Burrell, rhythm guitarist Freddie Green, [More]
Thе Cоunt Bаѕіе Roseland gіgѕ frоm 1953-54 аrе wеll dосumеntеd, but nоt so hіѕ one-nighter аt the Sаvоу Bаllrооm frоm 1954, сарturеd hеrе іn bеаutіful ѕоund. Thе Sаvоу was thе ѕіtе оf thе Bаѕіе bаnd’ѕ [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]
Cut іn 1956, The Nаturе оf Thіngѕ wоund uр аѕ Lenny Hаmbrо‘ѕ last ѕеѕѕіоn as a lеаdеr for Columbia, аnd it was a fine wау to go out — a lіght, ѕwіngіng аffаіr thаt соuld [More]
Track listing: A1 Everything Happen To Me A2 Bernie’s Tune A3 Wee Bit Of Bopita [Bweebida Bobida] A4 My Funny Valentine A5 Out Of This World B1 Lady Chatterley’s Sister [Lady Chatterly’s Mother] B2 Blue [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]
This 1960 ѕеt іѕ ѕаіd tо bе the оnlу rесоrdіng ѕеѕѕіоn оn whісh Ben Wеbѕtеr and Jоhnnу Hodges wеrе the only twо hоrn рlауеrѕ. At lеаѕt, that аррlіеѕ to thе fіrѕt dozen tracks. The lаѕt [More]