Track listing: Written by Duke Ellington A1 Main Stem 4:45 A2 Do Nothing ‘Til You Hear From Me 5:06 A3 Sophisticated Lady 9:36 B1 Don’t Get Around Much Anymore 5:57 B2 Sherman Shuffle 7:07 B3 [More]
Locking Horns is an album by trumpeter Joe Newman and saxophonist Zoot Sims recorded in 1957 and originally released on the Rama label before it was sold to Roulette Records. Track listing: 00:00 A1 Corky [More]
On Junе 7, 1956, ѕеvеn оf New York’s mоѕt рrоfісіеnt studio jаzz players аѕѕеmblеd: Urbіе Green (tb), Hаl McKusick (аѕ), Hеrbіе Mаnn (fl,tѕ), Eddіе Cоѕtа (р,vіb), Bаrrу Galbraith (g), Oscar Pеttіfоrd (b) аnd Osie Jоhnѕоn [More]
Another One (also released as Oscar Pettiford Volume 2) is an album by bassist/cellist and composer Oscar Pettiford which was recorded in 1955 and first issued on the Bethlehem label. Track listing: “Another One” (Quincy [More]
Julius Watkins Sextet is a CD by horn player Julius Watkins featuring tracks recorded in 1954 and 1955 which were originally released as two 10 inch LPs (BLP 5053, 5064) on the Blue Note label. [More]
Basically Duke is an album by bassist/cellist and composer Oscar Pettiford which was recorded in 1954 and first issued on the Bethlehem label as a 10-inch LP. Track listing: All compositions by Oscar Pettiford except [More]
The great bassist Oscar Pettiford spent his last year playing in Europe before his unexpected death on September 8, 1960. Except for four songs cut in August, this CD contains Pettiford’s final recordings. Teamed with [More]
Last Chorus is a posthumous album by American jazz saxophonist Ernie Henry featuring tracks recorded in 1956 and 1957 for the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Ernie Henry was a promising alto saxophonist [More]
Track listing: A1 April In Paris 0:00 A2 Rifftide 2:58 A3 Stardust 5:55 A4 Stuffy 9:12 A5 Hollywood Stampede 12:15 A6 I’m Through With Love 15:27 B1 What Is There To Say? 18:42 B2 Wrap [More]
Brilliant Corners is a studio album by American jazz musician Thelonious Monk. It was his third album for Riverside Records, and the first, for this label, to include his own compositions. The complex title track [More]