Eastern Sounds is an album by jazz saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist Yusef Lateef, recorded in 1961. The album features Lateef’s continued exploration of Middle Eastern music, which were incorporated into his version of hard bop with [More]
Images of Curtis Fuller is an album by jazz trombonist Curtis Fuller, released in 1960 on the Savoy label. Track listing: All compositions by Curtis Fuller “Accident” – 4:12 “Darryl’s Minor” – 5:30 “Be Back [More]
The Centaur and the Phoenix is an album by multi-instrumentalist Yusef Lateef recorded in 1960 and released on the Riverside label. AllMusic Review by Stacia Proefrock: From his first explosion of recordings in the mid-’50s, [More]
Jazz Icons: Cannonball Adderley boasts two beautifully filmed concerts from one of the most celebrated sextets in jazz history, captured at the top of their game. Cannonball Adderley (alto sax), Nat Adderley (cornet) and the [More]
“Judyful” (Curtis Fuller). Album: “Images of Curtis Fuller” (1960). Personnel: Curtis Fuller – trombone McCoy Tyner – piano Wilbur Harden – trumpet Yusef Lateef – tenor saxophone, flute Lee Morgan – trumpet Milt Hinton  – [More]
Album: “The African Beat” Thе Afrісаn Beat is a jаzz аlbum rеlеаѕеd bу Art Blakey and Thе Afro-Drum Ensemble in Nоvеmbеr 1962 on Bluе Nоtе Rесоrdѕ. He dеѕсrіbеd іt аѕ thе first opportunity he hаd [More]
Ahmad JAMAL – piano Yusef LATEEF – flute, saxophone, clarinet Reginald VEAL – bass Herlin RILEY- drums Manolo BADRENA – percussions