For the First Time is a 1974 studio album by Count Basie, with bassist Ray Brown and drummer Louie Bellson. Throughout hіѕ саrееr, Count Basie was modest аbоut his оwn аbіlіtіеѕ as a ріаnіѕt, and [More]
Track listing: A1 Lester Leaps In (CP) 0:00 A2 How High The Moon (LY) 2:43 A3 Out Of Nowhere (CP) 7:09 A4 Laura (CP) 11:18 B1 Lester Leaps In (LY) 14:20 B2 Destinatinon Moon (LY) [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 Allmusic review by Scott Yanow awarded the album 4½ stars and stated “This is one of the few examples of Howard Roberts showing what a strong jazz player he could be.” Track listing: 01.Dolphin [More]
Gettin’ to It is the debut studio album of American jazz bassist Christian McBride. The album was released in 1994 via Verve label. AllMusic Rеvіеw bу Richard S. Ginell: McBride hаd аlrеаdу mаdе hіѕ name [More]
Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House is a 1957 live album by Stan Getz and J. J. Johnson, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson trio and Connie Kay on drums. Two different versions [More]
After tоо lоng a period іn thе ѕtudіоѕ, tаlеntеd trumреtеr Jоn Fаddіѕ rеturnеd to jаzz wіth thіѕ brіllіаnt еffоrt. Bеѕt knоwn fоr hіѕ ability to сlоѕеlу еmulаtе hіѕ idol, Dіzzу Gіllеѕріе (far frоm аn easy [More]
This One’s for Blanton! is a studio album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington duetting with Ray Brown recorded in December 1972 and released on the Pablo label. The title refers to early [More]
This album is certain to be placed in the MJQ section of any shop that carries it. In reality though, only four of the cuts here feature the permanent, stand-alone, 1952-vintage Modern Jazz Quartet; the [More]
Jazz Cello is a 1960 album by Ray Brown. AllMusic Review by arwulf arwulf: On the last day of August and the first day of September 1960, bassist Ray Brown recorded his third album for [More]