Roy Haynes – Vive Le Roy

This day (March 13, 1925 ), in Boston, Massachusetts, is born Roy Owen Haynes, an American jazz drummer.WATCH LISTEN READ Wikipedia : This day (March 13, 1925 ), in Boston, Massachusetts, is born Roy Owen Haynes, an American jazz drummer. @Drummerworld : Haynes was Lester Young‘s drummer from 1947 to...

Four Jazz Messengers Euro Gigs

...Kind (Terence Blanchard) . – Moanin’ (Bobby Timmons) . – Along Came Betty (Benny Golson) . – Lester Left Town (Wayne Shorter) . – Mr. Blakey (Horace Silver) . – Drum Duo (Drum Duet With Art Blakey And Roy Haynes) . – Blues March (Benny Golson) . 2.Palais Des Beaux...

Happy Birthday Miroslav Vitous. ‘Vitous’Virtuosity’

...Ning . w/ Jan Garbarek & Peter Erskine – Clouds In The Mountain (1993) . w/ Chick Corea, Roy Haynes– Live in Washington D.C (1982) . w/ Dewey Redman, Lee Konitz, Pat Metheny, Jack DeJohnette – Live Woodstock (1981) . w/ Stanley Clark – Freedom Jazz Dance . w/ Weather...

Stan, Chick, Dizzy et al go to the White House (1982)

December 4, 1982 – American president Ronald Reagan has invited a few top jazz players to the White House – that is Diane Schuur, Stan Getz, Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitouš, Roy Haynes, Dizzy Gillespie, Jon Faddis next to classical violonist Itzhak Perlman – for a private concert More Info BY...

We remember Michel Petrucciani. ‘Piano Giant’

This day (January 6, 1999), in New York City, died Michel Petrucciani, a French jazz pianist.VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : September Second . Documentary (1997) . In a sentimental mood (1993) . w/ Jim Hall – Beautiful Love . w/ Roy Haynes & Gary Peacock – One for us (1988)...

Art Blakey celebrates his 70th birthday with an all-star band (1989)

October 9, 1989 – for his 70th birthday, Art Blakey has invited past members of the Jazz Messengers such as Freddie Hubbard, Terence Blanchard, Curtis Fuller, Jackie McLean, Donald Harrison, Benny Golson, Wayne Shorter, Walter Davis, Jr., Buster Williams, Roy Haynes and Michelle Hendricks at Leverkusen Jazz Festival in Germany...

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Swingin’ Easy,’ an album for Emarcy…

.... Roy Haynes – Drums Production : Produced By Jack Tracy Package : Benjamin V. Franklin – Liner Notes Recorded April 2, 1954, February 14, 1957. Released 1957 By Emarcy. (Source Sarah Vaughan – Swingin’ Easy | Sarah Vaughan @ Wikipedia) READ allmusic Vaughan is in terrific form throughout both...

Playing Coltrane

Naima’,’Giant Steps’, ‘Mr.PC’ etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists. Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby...