Personnel: Louis Armstrong -trumpet Joe Muranyi – clarinet Tyree Glenn – trombone Marty Napoleon – piano Milt Hinton – bass Jo Jones – drums Recorded: 1971
Jumpin’ at the Woodside, subtitled A Buck Clayton Jam Session, is an album by trumpeter Buck Clayton which was recorded between 1953 and 1956 and released on the Columbia label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: [More]
Blues a la Mode is an album by saxophonist Budd Johnson which was recorded in 1958 and released on the Felsted label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Originally released on the Felsted label and reissued [More]
Track listing: A1 Seven Come Eleven 0:00 A2 Soft Winds 2:47 A3 AC-DC Current 5:16 A4 Till Tom Special 8:03 A5 Gone With “What” Wind 11:04 A6 Six Appeal 14:29 A7 Gilly 17:49 A8 Waiting [More]
The Jazz Giants ’56 is an album by saxophonist Lester Young, first issued in 1956 on Verve Records. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Even critics who feel (against the recorded evidence to the contrary) that [More]
Further Definitions is a 1961 jazz album by Benny Carter and his orchestra, rereleased on CD in 1997 coupled with his follow-up album, 1966’s Additions to Further Definitions. The earlier album is Carter’s best-known, recorded [More]
Track listing: Blues 0:00 Destination Moon 3:42 I Cover The Waterfront 12:31 Lester Leaps In 19:51 Sunday 23:11 These Foolish Things 30:54 Personnel: Lester Young – tenor saxophone Jesse Drake – trumpet Aron Bell – [More]
Although it is billed as a Duke Ellington and Johnny Hodges album, Side by Side is a 1959 album mostly under the leadership of Johnny Hodges, Duke Ellington’s alto saxophonist for many years. Ellington only [More]
Album: “Percussion and Bass” (1960). AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw by Kеn Drуdеn: Jo Jones and Mіlt Hinton wеrе twо muѕісіаnѕ who could rаіѕе thе lеvеl оf рlауіng іn аnу rhythm ѕесtіоn they wеrе a раrt оf; thіѕ [More]
“I’ve Got A Date With A Dream” is a 1938 song by Mack Gordon & Harry Revel. Personnel: Billie Holiday – vocals Buck Clayton – trumpet Dicky Wells – trombone Lester Young – tenor saxophone, [More]