Happy Birthday Lou Donaldson. ‘Blues Walking With Lou’

birthday with Lou Donaldson & Dr. Lonnie Smith backed by Kendrick Scott and Lionel Loueke at Concert Hall of the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts in Washington, DC >> 17 MINUTES on RVM >> [1999] Lou Donaldson (as, voc) shares the stage with Dr. Lonnie Smith (B3...

Art Blakey records ‘A Night at Birdland Vol. 1’ with Clifford…

Art Blakey‘s ‘A Night at Birdland Vol. 1’ is an album recorded on February 21, 1954, with Clifford Brown, Lou Donaldson, Horace Silver and Curly Russell and released in July 1954 By Blue Note. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Announcement By Pee Wee Marquette – 00:58 . 2.Split Kick (Horace Silver)...

Jimmy Smith records ‘Cool Blues’ in a New-York Club with Lou…

...(Dizzy Gillespie) – 17:04 . 4.Cool Blues (Charlie Parker) – 11:07 Musicians : Jimmy Smith – Organ . Lou Donaldson – Alto Saxophone . Tina Brooks – Tenor Saxophone . Eddie Mcfadden – Guitar . Art Blakey – Drums Production : Produced By Alfred Lion Rudy Van Gelder – Engineer...

Let’s Rock

...of style. “Jivin’ Around” and “Lost Dreams” were R&B hits for him in 1956, but he got his sole crossover pop smash with a cover of Bill Justis’ “Raunchy” in 1957, which made number four. Lou Donaldson : During these memorable years, Lou had four distinct groups that he would...

Sam Cooke records his tenth album : ‘Twistin’ the Night Away’…

...– 02:08 . 8.Movin’ And A’Groovin’ (Sam Cooke, Lou Rawls) – 02:34 . 9.Camptown Twist (Sam Cooke) – 02:13 . 10.Somebody Have Mercy (Sam Cooke) – 02:56 . 11.Soothe Me (Sam Cooke) – 02:07 . 12.That’S It—I Quit—I’M Movin’ On (Roy Alfred, Del Sorino) (Sam Cooke) – 02:31 Musicians :...

All the Things Oscar

From ‘I’ll Take Romance’ to ‘Climb Ev’ry Mountain’ , we have mixed 23 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Oscar Hammerstein II‘. It has Terry Snyder, Antigua Jazz band, Lou Donaldson, Ella Fitzgerald and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Gormley by Hayward Gallery Photo by Mark Hillary INFORMATIONS Answers.com:...

Happy Birthday Bernard Purdie. ‘So Pretty’

...Aretha Franklin definitely NOT want missing from the line-up when she recorded her most inspired albums at the beginning of the seventies Who provided the back-beat for Steely Dan’s Aja, and for whom have Isaac Hayes, Donny Hathaway, B.B. King, Sweet Lou Donaldson, Joe Cocker and Hank Crawford reserved that...

We remember Idris Muhammad. ‘Funky Idris’

as a member of Lou Donaldson‘s band. He was the house drummer at Prestige Records (1970-1972), appearing on many albums as a sideman. @allmusic : Of his later jazz associations, Muhammad played with Johnny Griffin (1978-1979), Pharoah Sanders in the 1980s, George Coleman, and the Paris Reunion Band (1986-1988). He...

The Gershwins

(4.34) . Lou Donaldson – Love Walked In (5.14) . Benny Carter – Looking For A Boy (2.54) . Al Jolson – Swanee (1.56) . Don Byas – Somebody Loves Me (2.54) . Gladys Knight – Someone To Watch Over Me (4.56) . Eddie Harris – ‘S Wonderful (4.45) ....