The Power of Positive Swinging is an album released by American jazz trumpeter Clark Terry and trombonist Bob Brookmeyer featuring tracks recorded in 1965 and originally released on the Mainstream label. In the mid-’60s, flügelhornist [More]
“Rockin’ Chair” is a 1929 popular song with music composed by Hoagy Carmichael. Musically it is unconventional, as after the B section when most popular songs return to A, this song has an A-B-C-A1 structure. [More]
J Is for Jazz is an album by the J. J. Johnson Quartet which was released on the Columbia label in 1956. Track listing: “Naptown U.S.A.” (J. J. Johnson) – 4:59 “It Might as Well [More]
My Main Man is an album by saxophonist Sonny Stitt featuring trombonist Bennie Green recorded in Chicago in 1964 and released on the Argo label. Track listing: All compositions by Sonny Stitt and Bennie Green [More]
Frank Rosolino and Carl Fontana perform “Wave”. Non-released music from the 1978 Vancouver concert. Personnel: Frank Rosolino, Carl Fontana – trombone Elmer Gill – piano Torban Oxbol – bass George Ursan – drums
from the album “We’ll Be Together Again” (1988) – Track 4 Personnel: Joe Pass – guitar J.J. Johnson – trombone
Track listing: 1 Arctic (Prologue) 5:04 2 Kjære Maren 9:46 3 Vertigo 6:55 4 Imensidão Do Mar 6:37 5 Rotation 7:14 6 Tell Us, Tellus 4:29 7 Confronting Hemispheres 5:51 8 Antarctic (Epilogue) 7:34 Personnel: [More]
Track listing: 1.Nicoise (Take 2) (5:58) 2.Bone Appetit (Take 2) (6:08) 3.Baja Iberia (Take 2) (6:04) 4.Entonces (4:05) 5.Bone Apart (7:32) 6.La Valse Bonita (6:59) 7.A Minor Doodle (Take 1) (6:12) 8.Nicoise (Take 1) (6:06) [More]
First Place is an album by the J. J. Johnson Quartet which was released on the Columbia label. The Allmusic site awarded the album 4 stars, stating:”… First Place is indisputably brilliant”. Track listing: “It’s [More]
Bob Brookmeyer Plays Bob Brookmeyer and Some Others (also released as The Modernity of Bob Brookmeyer) is an album by jazz trombonist and pianist Bob Brookmeyer recorded in early 1955 for the Clef label. Track [More]