“At a 2004 West Coast jazz festival presented by producer Ken Poston, altoist Phil Woods was featured performing Marty Paich arrangements with the Los Angeles Jazz Orchestra. The re-created charts were originally recorded by Art [More]
“Altoists Phil Woods and Gene Quill always made for a mutually inspiring team. Both of the similar-sounding musicians were competitive, influenced by (but not imitative of) Charlie Parker, and really knew bebop. This LP features [More]
Othеr than an album for the Itаlіаn Red lаbеl thе рrеvіоuѕ March, this CD frоm thе dеfunсt Blасk-Hаwk lаbеl wаѕ thе first tо feature trumpeter Tоm Harrell wіth thе Phil Woods Quіntеt. At thіѕ роіnt [More]
The music here is what veteran jazz fans call “real tasty.” There’s a lot to savor, from the romanticism of bossas to the frisson of up-tempo bop to the deep blue luminosity of Ellington’s “Azure,” [More]