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]
Personnel: Lester Young – tenor saxophone, John Lewis – piano Gene Ramey – bass Jo Jones – drums New York, March 8 1951.
“Gigantic Blues” (Lester Young). Album: “The Jazz Giants ’56”. Personnel: Lester Young – tenor saxophone Roy Eldridge – trumpet Vic Dickenson – trombone Teddy Wilson – piano Freddie Green – guitar Gene Ramey – bass [More]
“Blue and Sentimental” (Count Basie, Mack David, Jerry Livingston). Count Basie and His Orchestra “Blue and Sentimental” Decca 1965. Recorded on February 16, 1938. Personnel: Ed Lewis, Buck Clayton, Harry Edison – trumpet Dicky Wells, [More]
Lester Young – Three Little Words (1944) Personnel: Lester Young – tenor saxophone Bill Coleman – trumpet Dicky Wells – trombone Joe Bushkin – piano John Simmons – bass Jo Jones – drums
Personnel: Harry Edison – trumpet Dicky Wells – trombone Lester Young – tenor saxophone Illinois Jacquet – tenor saxophone Marlowe Morris – piano Barney Kessel – guitar Red Callender – base John Simmons – base Sid Catlett [More]
“I Guess I’ll Have to Change My Plan” (Arthur Schwartz) Album : The Jazz Giants ’56 (1956). The Jazz Giants ’56 is an album by saxophonist Lester Young, first issued in 1956 on Verve Records. Personnel: [More]
“Pres Returns” (Lester Young) Pres аnd Tеddу іѕ a 1959 jаzz аlbum by The Lеѕtеr Yоung аnd Teddy Wіlѕоn Quаrtеt. Orіgіnаllу rеlеаѕеd bу Vеrvе, іt hаѕ ѕubѕеԛuеntlу been rеіѕѕuеd оn CD bу Verve, Unіvеrѕаl Jараn [More]
“Lester Leaps In” is a jazz standard originally recorded by Count Basie’s Kansas City Seven in 1939. The composition, credited to the group’s tenor saxophone player Lester Young, is a head arrangement based on the [More]