Cymbalism is an album recorded by American drummer Roy Haynes in 1963 for the New Jazz label. “In the ’60s, Roy Haynes had no problem keeping busy as a sideman/accompanist, but the drummer didn’t record [More]
Here and There is a jazz album by multi-instrumentalist Eric Dolphy. It was originally released in 1966 on the Prestige label as PRLP 7382. The album included three live takes recorded in different places and [More]
The DeJohnette Complex is the debut album by Jack DeJohnette featuring Bennie Maupin, Stanley Cowell, Miroslav Vitous, Eddie Gómez, and Roy Haynes recorded in 1968 and released on the Milestone label in 1969. “Drummer Jack [More]
Dedicated to Johnny Hodges. Tracklist: A1 Passion Flower (Billy Strayhorn) A2 Smada (Strayhorn) 4:55 A3 Prelude To A Kiss (Ellington, Gordon, Mills) 13:47 A4 Spotted Dog (Johnny Hodges) 16:11 B1 Solitude (Ellington, DeLange, Mills) 22: [More]
Nocturne is an album by American saxophonist Oliver Nelson and vibraphonist Lem Winchester. It was originally released in 1961 on Prestige Records, as part of the “Moodsville Series”. As the title implies, Nocturne is a [More]
Sarah Vaughan, sometimes incorrectly referred to as Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown, is a 1955 jazz album featuring Grammy Award-winning singer Sarah Vaughan and influential trumpeter Clifford Brown, released on the EmArcy label. It was [More]
Portrait of Art Farmer is an album by trumpeter Art Farmer featuring performances recorded in 1958 and released on the Contemporary label. It was recorded when Farmer was adjusting to moving from Horace Silver’s band, [More]
Senyah is an album recorded by American drummer Roy Haynes in 1972 for the Mainstream label. Allmusic awarded the album four stars and reviewer Ron Wynn wrote that “this set is a burner, featuring Haynes [More]
Like Minds is an jazz album by Gary Burton with Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Roy Haynes, and Dave Holland. In 1999, the album won a Grammy Award for Best Jazz Instrumental Performance, Individual or Group. [More]
Straight Ahead is a jazz studio album by American saxophonist and composer Oliver Nelson featured  Eric Dolphy on alto saxophone, clarinet and flute. AllMusic rating: 4½ stars. Track listing: “Images” (Oliver Nelson) – 5:43 “Six and Four”(Oliver [More]