Stone Flute is an album by flautist Herbie Mann recorded in 1969 and becoming the first release on Mann’s Embryo label. AllMuѕіс Rеvіеw bу Jim Newsom: Thе 1970 record buyer whо came асrоѕѕ Stоnе Flutе [More]
Merry Ole Soul is a Christmas album by American jazz pianist and arranger Duke Pearson, featuring performances recorded in 1969 and released on the Blue Note label. Track listing: “Sleigh Ride” (Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish) [More]
Wahoo! is an album by American pianist and arranger Duke Pearson, featuring performances recorded in 1964 and released on the Blue Note label in 1964. AllMusic Review by Stephen Thomas Erlewine: A truly wonderful advanced [More]
It Could Only Happen with You is the final album by American pianist and arranger Duke Pearson featuring performances recorded in 1970 but not released on the Blue Note label until 1974. AllMusic Review by [More]
Speak Like a Child is the sixth album by American jazz pianist Herbie Hancock, recorded and released by Blue Note Records in 1968. Featuring Hancock’s arrangements for an unusual front line of alto flute, bass [More]
Dіzzу Gillespie was one оf thе mоѕt influent jаzz trumpeters because hе was the hеаdеr, along wіth Chаrlіе Pаrkеr аnd Thеlоnіоuѕ Mоnk, of the bеbор’ѕ vеrvе, whісh large сhаngеd thе gеnrе around the fоrtіеѕ. Thеrеfоrе, [More]
“Minority” (Gigi Gryce). Album: “The Hap’nin’s” (1960, New Jazz label). Personnel: Gigi Gryce – alto saxophone Richard Williams – trumpet Richard Wyands – piano Julian Euell – bass Mickey Roker – drums
“Yunjanna” (Bennie Maupin) from “Live at the Lighthouse” (Lee Morgan album). The Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4.5 stars, stating: “Stimulating and frequently exciting music from late in Lee Morgan’s short life. [More]
from an album J.J. Johnson and Al Grey ‎”Things Are Getting Better All The Time” (1983) Personnel: Ray Brown – bass Mickey Roker – drums Kenny Barron – keyboards , piano Dave Carey – percussion [More]
Opening piece on “San Francisco” album. Recorded on july 15, 1970. Bobby Hutcherson – marimba and percussion Harold Land – tenor saxophone Joe Sample – piano John Williams – fender bass Mickey Roker – drums