Pretty for the People is an album by American jazz composer and arranger A. K. Salim featuring Kenny Dorham and Johnny Griffin recorded in 1957 for the Savoy label. Track listing: All compositions by A. [More]
Lookin’ at Monk! is an album by saxophonists Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis and Johnny Griffin featuring compositions associated with Thelonious Monk recorded in 1961 and released on the Jazzland label. Track listing: “In Walked Bud” (Thelonious [More]
Serenade to a Bus Seat is an album by American jazz trumpeter Clark Terry recorded in 1957 for the Riverside label. The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album  stars and stated “This set contains [More]
Misterioso is a 1958 live album by American jazz ensemble the Thelonious Monk Quartet. By the time of its recording, pianist and bandleader Thelonious Monk had overcome an extended period of career difficulties, including the [More]
Glidin’ Along is an album by American trombonist Bennie Green recorded in 1961 and released on the Jazzland label. Track listing: All compositions by  except where noted. “African Dream” (Bennie Green) – 5:45 “Sweet Sucker” (Johnny [More]
Full House is the seventh album and first live jazz album by American jazz guitarist Wes Montgomery, released in 1962. AllMusic Rеvіеw bу Sсоtt Yаnоw: Thіѕ lіvе set іѕ notable fоr tеаmіng guitarist Wеѕ Mоntgоmеrу [More]
Jazz Sahara is the debut album by double bassist and oud player Ahmed Abdul-Malik featuring performances recorded in late 1958 and originally released on the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This CD reissue [More]
“Chet Baker in New York” is an album by Chet Baker recorded in 1958 and released on the Riverside label early the following year. AllMusic Review by Lindsay Planer Chet Baker’s West Coast cool comes [More]
“Imagination” (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen). From the Album: Tough Tenors (1960). Thе Allmusic ѕіtе awarded the album 4 ѕtаrѕ ѕtаtіng, “Tоugh Tenors іѕ оnе оf the mаnу аmаzіng jаzz recordings frоm 1960, аnd will [More]
“Our Delight” (Tadd Dameron) Album: “The Magic Touch”. The Magic Touch is a 1962 album by jazz arranger Tadd Dameron and His Orchestra, released on Riverside Records. Personnel: Tadd Dameron – piano, arranger, conductor Clark Terry [More]