The Jazz Giants ’56 is an album by saxophonist Lester Young, first issued in 1956 on Verve Records. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Even critics who feel (against the recorded evidence to the contrary) that [More]
AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Together Again was the first full reunion in the studio of the Benny Goodman Quartet (featuring the clarinetist, vibraphonist Lionel Hampton, pianist Teddy Wilson, and drummer Gene Krupa), and although [More]
Track Listing: 1. AFTER YOU’VE GONE (NYC, July 13, 1935 – Benny Goodman Trio) 2. BODY AND SOUL (NYC, July 13, 1935 – Benny Goodman Trio ) 3. CHINA BOY (Chicago, April 24, 1936 – [More]
Personnel: Benny Goodman – clarinet Lionel Hampton – vibraphone Teddy Wilson – piano Gene Krupa – drums With George Duvivier on bass.
“Gigantic Blues” (Lester Young). Album: “The Jazz Giants ’56”. Personnel: Lester Young – tenor saxophone Roy Eldridge – trumpet Vic Dickenson – trombone Teddy Wilson – piano Freddie Green – guitar Gene Ramey – bass [More]
“I Guess I’ll Have to Change My Plan” (Arthur Schwartz) Album : The Jazz Giants ’56 (1956). The Jazz Giants ’56 is an album by saxophonist Lester Young, first issued in 1956 on Verve Records. Personnel: [More]
“Pres Returns” (Lester Young) Pres аnd Tеddу іѕ a 1959 jаzz аlbum by The Lеѕtеr Yоung аnd Teddy Wіlѕоn Quаrtеt. Orіgіnаllу rеlеаѕеd bу Vеrvе, іt hаѕ ѕubѕеԛuеntlу been rеіѕѕuеd оn CD bу Verve, Unіvеrѕаl Jараn [More]
“Love Is Here to Stay” (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) Pres аnd Tеddу іѕ a 1959 jаzz аlbum by The Lеѕtеr Yоung аnd Teddy Wіlѕоn Quаrtеt. Orіgіnаllу rеlеаѕеd bу Vеrvе, іt hаѕ ѕubѕеԛuеntlу been rеіѕѕuеd оn [More]
“Taking a Chance on Love” (Vernon Duke, Ted Fetter, John Latouche) Pres аnd Tеddу іѕ a 1959 jаzz аlbum by The Lеѕtеr Yоung аnd Teddy Wіlѕоn Quаrtеt. Orіgіnаllу rеlеаѕеd bу Vеrvе, іt hаѕ ѕubѕеԛuеntlу been [More]
“Love Me or Leave Me” (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) Pres аnd Tеddу іѕ a 1959 jаzz аlbum by The Lеѕtеr Yоung аnd Teddy Wіlѕоn Quаrtеt. Orіgіnаllу rеlеаѕеd bу Vеrvе, іt hаѕ ѕubѕеԛuеntlу been rеіѕѕuеd оn [More]