Blue Spring is a 1959 album by jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham and saxophonist Cannonball Adderley released on the Riverside label, featuring performances by Dorham and Adderley with Dave Amram, Cecil Payne, Cedar Walton, Paul Chambers, [More]
Newport Rebels is an album by various artists released under the Jazz Artists Guild led by bassist Charles Mingus and drummer Max Roach, recorded in November 1960 and released on the Candid label. “In 1960 [More]
Rollins Plays for Bird is a 1957 album by jazz saxophonist Sonny Rollins, recorded for the Prestige label, featuring performances by Rollins with Kenny Dorham, Wade Legge, George Morrow and Max Roach on material associated [More]
Quiet Kenny is an album by the American jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham of performances recorded in 1959 and released on the New Jazz label. “In the liner notes of Quiet Kenny, former Downbeat magazine publisher [More]
It’s Magic is the third album by American jazz vocalist Abbey Lincoln featuring tracks recorded in 1958 for the Riverside label. “Because Abbey Lincoln has always been careful to sing songs that have a deep [More]
The Arrival of Kenny Dorham is a jazz studio album by Kenny Dorham, recorded and released in 1960. “This somewhat obscure Kenny Dorham LP features the excellent hard bop trumpeter in a quintet with baritonist [More]
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]
Showboat is an album by American jazz trumpeter Kenny Dorham featuring performances of tunes from the Jerome Kern-Oscar Hammerstein II musical Show Boat recorded in 1960 and released on the Time label. Scott Yanow, writing [More]
The Allmusic review by Ken Dryden awarded the album 4½ stars and stated: ” This is a delightful historical treasure that bop fans will enjoy”. Track listing: 00:06 Dorian 04:32 Alan Grant Speaks With The [More]
Track listing: 00:00 A1 S’Pacific View (Herb Geller) 05:55 A2 Jitterbug Waltz (Thomas Waller) 11:39 A3 The Fruit (Bud Powell) 17:55 B1 Here’s What I’m Here For (Harold Arlen,Ira Gershwin) 22:35 B2 Marable Eyes (Herb [More]