“Cat Anderson only led a scattering of sessions throughout his career, and this particular set (reissued on CD in 1997) was only his second date as a leader since 1965. For a tribute to the [More]
Track listing: A1 Tree Of Hope 4:52 A2 Blues For Blokes 3:42 A3 Baby Blue 4:04 A4 Jeepers Creepers 4:52 B1 Rock Me Gently 4:56 B2 Hand Me Down Love 4:58 B3 Mabulala 3:20 B4 [More]
Duke Ellington at the Bal Masque is an album by American pianist, composer and bandleader Duke Ellington recorded in 1958 and released on the Columbia label. Track listing: “Alice Blue Gown” (Harry Tierney, Joseph McCarthy) [More]
Mіlt Hіntоn wаѕ оnе оf thе busiest bаѕѕіѕtѕ іn the hіѕtоrу оf rесоrdеd muѕіс and nоt juѕt іn thе world оf jаzz. But Hinton lеd relatively fеw dates of hіѕ оwn durіng his long career; [More]
Taken from a concert in Stockholm, Sweden, this well-recorded CD mostly features trumpeters Cootie Williams and Cat Anderson, tenor-saxophonist Paul Gonsalves and altoist Johnny Hodges as the main soloists in a set with Duke Ellington’s [More]
Duke Ellington & John Coltrane is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and John Coltrane recorded on September 26, 1962, and released in February 1963 on Impulse! Records. AllMusic Review by Matt Collar: The classic [More]
Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins is a jazz album by Duke Ellington and Coleman Hawkins that was recorded on August 18, 1962 and released in February 1963 by Impulse! Records. In 1995, The New York [More]
Cookin’ is an album recorded in 1957 by Paul Gonsalves. The album was rereleased on CD in 2008 with bonus tracks from Clark Terry’s Out on a Limb with Clark Terry (Argo, 1957) and The [More]
“Sophisticated Lady” is a jazz standard, composed as an instrumental in 1932 by Duke Ellington. “I Let a Song Go Out of My Heart” is a 1938 composition by Duke Ellington, with lyrics added by [More]
“First Time! The Count Meets the Duke” is an album by American pianists, composers and bandleaders Duke Ellington and Count Basie with their combined Orchestras recorded and released on the Columbia label in 1961. The [More]