“There is a lot of music on this 1998 CD which has trumpeter Jack Sheldon’s first two LP’s as a leader plus three selections originally put out on various samplers. Although not as distinctive a [More]
Tell It Like It Tis is an album led by organist Richard “Groove” Holmes recorded in 1961 and 1962 and released on the Pacific Jazz label in 1966. “Very fine Hammond B-3 with Holmes, Gene [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]
The Resurgence of Dexter Gordon is an album by American saxophonist Dexter Gordon recorded in 1960 and released on the Jazzland label. The Allmusic review by Lindsay Planer awarded the album 4 stars and stated “…The [More]
Chet Baker Big Band is an album by jazz trumpeter Chet Baker which was recorded in 1956 and released on the Pacific Jazz label. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw bу Lindsay Planer: Rеlеаѕіng an entire аlbum under thе [More]
Other than four titles from a year before, this LP contains altoist Herb Geller‘s first recordings as a leader. Cut during a period when Herb was based in Los Angeles and regularly working with his [More]
Kenny Drew and His Progressive Piano (also released as The Modernity of Kenny Drew) is a 12″ LP record album by American jazz pianist Kenny Drew containing sessions recorded in 1953 and 1954 (some of [More]