There are some excellent moments on this outing from the Red Rodney Quintet, but the overall results are a bit of a mixed bag. The band (trumpeter Rodney, Chris Potter on tenor, alto and soprano, [More]
Begin the Beguine (Cole Porter). “Incredible playing, incredible arrangement. …There is nothing more exciting, powerful and rich than a 17 piece big band.” “One of the best trumpet sounds anyone’s ever had.” Personnel: Doc Severinsen [More]
Diane is an album by trumpeter Chet Baker and pianist Paul Bley recorded in Denmark in 1985 and released on the SteepleChase label. Chet Baker recorded at every opportunity during the last decade or so [More]
Harry James – trumpet, bandleader Buddy Rich – drums Harry James Orchestra
The Black Angel is an album by trumpeter Freddie Hubbard, recorded in 1969 and released in 1970. It was his fourth release on the Atlantic label and features performances by Hubbard, James Spaulding, Kenny Barron, [More]
High Energy is an album recorded in 1974 by American jazz trumpeterFreddie Hubbard. It was first studio album released on the Columbia label and features performances by Hubbard, Joe Sample, George Cables, Junior Cook, Ernie [More]
Charlie Shаvеrѕ, оnе оf thе greatest if most undеrrаtеd trumреtеrѕ of аll tіmе, wаѕ in hіѕ lаtе prime durіng thе реrіоd соvеrеd bу Cоmрlеtе Rесоrdіngѕ, Vоl. 3 аnd fоur оthеr vоlumеѕ of Lone Hіll Jаzz [More]
Charlie Shаvеrѕ was one of thе grеаtеѕt jazz trumpeters оf аll tіmе. He hаd brіllіаnt tесhnіԛuе, a vеrу wіdе rаngе, hіѕ own ѕоund, a wіttу аnd swinging ѕtуlе, and gаvе the іmрrеѕѕіоn that he соuld [More]
While it’s fairly likely that both men have moved on to points unknown by now, with Alma they have created a work of art of full of life, love and soul. This is music worth [More]
Streamed live from Nasjonal Jazzscene, Victoria in Oslo, Norway, February 27th, 2015. Mathias Eick Midwest band: Mathias Eick – trumpet Andreas Ulvo – keyboards Mats Eilertsen -bass Erlend Viken – violin Torstein Lofthus – drums