“Aside from a few compilations consisting of previously released 78 rpm recordings, the 1959 United Artists LP Petite Fleur represents the first album by New Orleans clarinetist Edmond Hall. Accompanied by pianist Ellis Larkins, bassist [More]
Track listing: 00:00 A1 T’aint Me (*) 03:16 A2 (Back Home Again In) Indiana (*) 05:53 A3 Blue Lou (*) 08:49 A4 Carry Me Back To Old Virginny (*) 12:10 A5 I Can’t Believe That [More]
Bones for the King is an album by trombonist Dicky Wells which was recorded in 1958 and released on the Felsted label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: This Affinity Lp draws its material from the [More]
Blues a la Mode is an album by saxophonist Budd Johnson which was recorded in 1958 and released on the Felsted label. AllMusic Review by Scott Yanow: Originally released on the Felsted label and reissued [More]
Track listing: A1 April In Paris 0:00 A2 Rifftide 2:58 A3 Stardust 5:55 A4 Stuffy 9:12 A5 Hollywood Stampede 12:15 A6 I’m Through With Love 15:27 B1 What Is There To Say? 18:42 B2 Wrap [More]
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]
“Gigantic Blues” (Lester Young). Album: “The Jazz Giants ’56”. Personnel: Personnel: Lester Young – 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]
Billie Holiday – vocal Ben Webster – tenor saxophone Lester Young – tenor saxophone Vic Dickenson – trombone Gerry Mulligan – bariton saxophone Coleman Hawkins – tenor saxophone Roy Eldridge – trumpet