Blues for Smoke is an album by pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1960 and released on the Candid label. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw bу Scott Yаnоw: Pianist Jаkі Byard’s fіrѕt rесоrdіng аѕ a leader was nоt rеlеаѕеd [More]
Far Cry is a jazz album by Eric Dolphy with trumpeter Booker Little, originally released in 1962 on New Jazz, a subsidiary of the Prestige label. Featuring their co-led quintet, it is one of the [More]
The Jaki Byard Experience is an album by jazz pianist Jaki Byard, originally released on the Prestige label in 1968, featuring performances by Byard with Roland Kirk, Richard Davis and Alan Dawson. AllMusic Review by [More]
Setting the Pace is an album by saxophonists Dexter Gordon and Booker Ervin recorded in Munich in 1965 and released on the Prestige label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: …With very stimulating playing by pianist [More]
To Them – To Us is an album of solo piano performances by the American jazz pianist Jaki Byard recorded in 1981 and released on the Italian Soul Note label AllMusic Review by Ken Dryden: [More]
“Take the ‘A’ Train” (Billy Strayhorn). Charles Mingus Sextet feat. Eric Dolphy (April 12, 1964). Personnel: Charles Mingus – bass Eric Dolphy – bass clarinet Clifford Jordan – tenor saxophone Johnny Coles – trumpet Jaki [More]
“Giant Steps” (John Coltrane). “Here’s Jаkі” іѕ аn album bу pianist Jaki Byard rесоrdеd іn 1961 аnd rеlеаѕеd оn thе Nеw Jazz label. Personnel: Jaki Byard – piano Ron Carter – bass Roy Haynes – [More]
Opening track from Dolphy’s “Outward Bound” album. Recordeded at Van Gelder Studios, Englewood Cliffs, NJ (04/01/1960). Personnel: Eric Dolphy – alto saxophone, bass clarinet, flute Freddie Hubbard – trumpet Jaki Byard – piano George Tucker [More]