Aaron Sachs (July 4, 1923 – June 5, 2014) was an American jazz saxophone and clarinet player. Sachs, who was born in New York City, started as a young swing protégé of Benny Goodman, and [More]
Lalo = Brilliance (subtitled The Piano of Lalo Schifrin) is an album by Argentine composer, pianist and conductor Lalo Schifrin recorded in 1962 and released on the Roulette label. The album was one of Schifrin’s [More]
The Dual Role of Bob Brookmeyer is an album by jazz trombonist and pianist Bob Brookmeyer recorded in 1954 and 1955 for the Prestige label. This CD reissue has four selections apiece from two different [More]
Track listing: A1 –Lennie Tristano’s Sextet – Wow 3:22 A2 –Lennie Tristano’s Sextet – Crosscurrent 2:50 A3 –Lennie Tristano’s Sextet – Yesterdays 2:50 A4 –Lennie Tristano’s Sextet – Marionette 3:05 A5 –Lennie Tristano’s Sextet – [More]
This twо-LP ѕеt іnсludеѕ seven sessions frоm 1949-50 аnd one from 1953 thаt feature the grеаt tеnоr-ѕаxорhоnіѕt Stаn Gеtz. Gеtz is hеаrd with a Tеrrу Gіbbѕ septet, іn quartets wіth еіthеr ріаnіѕt Al Hаіg or [More]
Track listing: 1 Stella By Starlight 4:29 2 Pennis From Heaven 3:15 3 You Go To My Head 6:53 4 Yesterdays 3:00 5 Ther’ll Never Be Another You 4:26 6 Body And Soul 3:36 7 [More]
Stan Getz Plays is an album by American saxophonist Stan Getz recorded in 1952 and first released on the Norgran label in 1955. The album features tracks that were previously released on two 10-inch LPs on [More]
Guitarist Jіmmу Raney‘s fіnаl rесоrdіng as a lеаdеr is a mеllоw аffаіr, covering a number оf favorite bаllаdѕ. Joined bу bаѕѕіѕt Gеоrgе Mraz аnd drummer Lеwіѕ Nаѕh (whо frequently рlауѕ bruѕhеѕ), bоth оf whоm wеrе [More]
The Street Swingers is an album by jazz trombonist and pianist Bob Brookmeyer with guitarists Jim Hall and Jimmy Raney recorded in late 1957 for the World Pacific label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Valve [More]
Trombone Jazz Samba is an album by jazz trombonist and arranger Bob Brookmeyer featuring bossa nova compositions recorded in 1962 for the Verve label. AllMusic Review by Ken Dryden: Bob Brookmeyer was in the studio [More]