Billie Holiday records ‘Songs for Distingué Lovers’ with Harry…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Songs for Distingué Lovers’ is an album recorded from January 3 till January 9, 1957 with Harry Edison, Ben Webster, Jimmy Rowles, Barney Kessel & more and released the same year by Verve Records. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Day In, Day Out (Johnny Mercer, Rube Bloom) – 06:47...

Barney Kessel records ‘Let’s Cook!’ for Contemporary (1962)

Barney Kessel’s ‘Let’s Cook!’ is an album recorded on August 6 and November 11, 1957 and released in 1962 by Contemporary. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Let’S Cook (Barney Kessel) – 11:18 . 2.Time Remembered (Vernon Duke) – 04:15 . 3.Just In Time (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) – 04:57...

We remember Barney Kessel. ‘Kessel, Poll Winner’

This day (May 6, 2004), in San Diego, California, died Barney Kessel, one of the greatest jazz guitarists of the 20th century.WATCH LISTEN READ Wikipedia : This day (May 6, 2004), in San Diego, California, died Barney Kessel, one of the greatest jazz guitarists of the 20th century. @Facebook :...

We remember Charlie Byrd. ‘Last Flight’

This day (December 2, 1999), in Annapolis, Maryland, died Charlie Byrd, an American guitarist known for his association with Stan Getz. and Brazilian music.VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : Corcovado . He loves, she loves & How long has this been going on . w/ Tal Farlow, Barney Kessel – Seven...

Anita O’Day begins the recording of ‘Trav’lin’…

...Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 02:52 . 12.Crazy He Calls Me (Carl Sigman, Bob Russell) – 03:25 Musicians : Barney Kessel – Guitar . John Anderson – Trumpet . Larry Bunker – Percussion . Buddy Clark – Bass . Don Fagerquist – Trumpet . Russ Freeman – Piano . Chuck Gentry...

Billie Holiday records ‘Music For Torching’ with Harry Sweets…

...Jimmy Rowles – Piano . Barney Kessel – Guitar . Larry Bunker – Drums . John Simmons – Bass Production : Produced By Norman Granz Package : Chuck Stewart – Photography Recorded On August 23 & 25, 1955. Released In October 1955 By Clef. (Source Billie Holiday’s ‘Music For Torching’...

Jazz Dancing

...@ swingmusic.net : In the summer of 1944 Barney Kessel joined the Charlie Barnet big band appearing on the August 3rd smash hit recording of Skyliner. Later the same month jazz impresario Norman Granz cast Kessel in the innovative Jammin’ the Blues, a classic 1944 short feature that was nominated...

Jazzin’Around Somethin’ Else

From ‘Somethin else’ to ‘Somethin’ Else’ , we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Miles Davis‘. It has Kloud 9, Johnny Griffin, Thelonious Monk, Barney Kessel and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Red Mineral…..Weird Photo by INFORMATIONS Q : What is this...

Heart Beats

From ‘Love Is Like An Itching In My Heart’ to ‘Heart On A String’, we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz & Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘The Heart‘. It has Funk Brothers, Barney Kessel, Trammps, Teresa Cristina and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : 23/365 Inspired by: Robyn’s “With Every...

Happy Birthday to Larry Carlton. ‘Mr.335 is 70’

...Carlton, an American guitarist. Official Site : He was introduced to jazz in junior high school after hearing The Gerald Wilson Big Band album, Moment of Truth, with guitarist Joe Pass. Larry then became interested in Barney Kessel, Wes Montgornery and the legendary blues guitarist B.B. King. Mr 335 TV...

Billie Holiday releases her first album : ‘Billie Holiday Sings’ on…

...Barney Kessel – Guitar . Alvin Stoller – Drums Production : Produced By Norman Granz Package : Judy Granger – Liner Notes Recorded On March 26, 1952 At Radio Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California. ReleasedIn 1952 By Clef Records. (Source Billie Holiday Sings | The Official Website of Billie Holiday)...

We Remember Kenny Burrell. ‘Round Midnight Blue’

.... Jazz Guitar (1987) . w/ Grant Green & Barney Kessel – Blue Mist . w/ Bill Evans – A Child Is born (1978) . BUY FROM THIS ARTIST AMAZON . ITUNES . CD UNIVERSE MORE FROM KENNY BURRELL SELECTED ALBUMS Recorded on January 8, 1963, Midnight Blue is an...