“Along with Julius Watkins, John Graas was one of the first jazz French horn soloists. After playing some classical music, in 1942 he became a member of the Claude Thornhill Orchestra. A period in the [More]
“The previously unreleased Modern Jazz Quartet performance from the 1963 Monterey Jazz Festival was first issued in this 1998 CD. The MJQ (vibraphonist Milt Jackson, pianist John Lewis, bassist Percy Heath and drummer Connie Kay) [More]
Originally released bу Capitol аnd lаtеr lеаѕеd tо Stаn Kеntоn’ѕ Creative World label, thіѕ LP hаѕ some оf arranger Jоhnnу Rісhаrdѕ’ bеttеr writing from hіѕ рrіmе period. Utilizing a 17-ріесе band оf major рlауеrѕ frоm [More]
An Adventure in Sound: Reeds in Hi-Fi (also released as An Adventure in Sound – Reeds) is an album by composer, arranger and conductor Pete Rugolo featuring performances recorded in 1956 and first released on [More]