Manne–That’s Gershwin! is an album by drummer Shelly Manne featuring music by George Gershwin, recorded in 1965 and released on the Capitol label. “Although not all that memorable, this music generally swings, leaves space for [More]
The Bob Cooper Sextet ‎ Track listing: 00:00 A1 Group Activity (Cooper) 02:34 A2 Excursion (Cooper) 06:16 A3 Polka Dots And Moonbeams (Van Heusen; Burke) 09:18 A4 The Way You Look Tonight (Fields,Kern) 12:33 B1 [More]
More Swinging Sounds is a jazz album by drummer Shelly Manne‘s group Shelly Manne & His Men, recorded in 1956 and released on the Contemporary label. Early releases of the album were labelled Vol 5, [More]
Track listing: 01 Naked City Theme 00:00 02 Lazy River 02:18 03 Ramblin’ Rose 04:43 04 Maria 06:56 05 Petite Fleur 09:19 06 Teach Me Tonight 11:34 07 Lollipops And Roses 13:55 08 Moon River [More]
Maynard Ferguson Octet is an album by Canadian jazz trumpeter/trombonist Maynard Ferguson featuring tracks recorded in 1955 and released on the EmArcy label. Track listing: All compositions by Bill Holman except as indicated “Finger Snappin'” [More]
Track listing: A1 –Art Pepper Quartet: Pepper Pot 0:00 A2 –Art Pepper Quartet: Besame Mucho 4:59 A3 –Art Pepper Quartet: Diane 8:56 A4 –Art Pepper Quartet: I Surrender Dear 12:29 B1 –Shelly Manne Sextet: Move [More]
Ira, George and Joe is a live album by American jazz guitarist Joe Pass, released in 1981 (see 1981 in music). It was re-issued in 1994 on CD by Original Jazz Classics. It is a [More]
On the Road is an album by Art Farmer recorded in Los Angeles in 1976 and originally released on the Contemporary label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: On the Road features a logical but only [More]
My Fair Lady, recorded by Shelly Manne & His Friends and released in 1956 by Contemporary Records, is the first album ever made consisting entirely of jazz versions of tunes from a single Broadway musical. [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Henry Mancini was a significant writer for films who used the flavor of jazz in some of his movie scores. Mancini gathered an impressive cast of top players consisting of [More]