We remember Don Cherry. ‘Global Avant-Gardist’

with The Thing to pay tribute to her dad Don Cherry at Jazzaldia in Donosti, San Sebastian, Spain >> 44 MINUTES on RVM >> READ Wikipedia : This day (October 19, 1995), in Malaga, Spain, died Donald Eugene Cherry a.k.a. Don Cherry, an American jazz cornetist . @ Jazz-Institut Darmstadt...

Don Cherry records with Gato Barbieri, Henry Grimes and Edward Blackwell…

Don Cherry’s ‘Complete Communion’ is an album recorded on December 24, 1965 with Gato Barbieri, Henry Grimes and Edward Blackwell and released in 1966 By Blue Note. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Complete Communion: Complete Communion/And Now/Golden Heart/Remembrance (Don Cherry) – 20:38 . 2.Elephantasy: Elephantasy/Our Feelings/Bishmallah/Wind, Sand And Stars (Don Cherry)...

Ornette Coleman begins the recording of ‘Tomorrow Is the Question!’…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Tomorrow Is the Question!’ is his second album subtitled ‘The New Music of Ornette Coleman!’, recorded on January 16, February 23 and March 9–10, 1959 with Don Cherry, Percy Heath, Shelly Manne and Red Mitchell and released the same year bBy Contemporary. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Tomorrow...

Ornette Coleman records ‘Change of the Century’ with Don Cherry,…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Change of the Century’ is his fourth studio album recorded on October 8 and 9, 1959, with Don Cherry, Charlie Haden and Billy Higgins and released In June 1960 By Atlantic. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Ramblin’ (Ornette Coleman) – 06:39 . 2.Free (Ornette Coleman) – 06:24 . 3.The...

Sun Ra takes his All Stars+ Arkestra to Berlin (1983)

October 29, 1983 – the Sun Ra All Stars – that is Don Cherry (tp,voc), Lester Bowie (tp), Marshall Allen (as,perc), John Gilmore (ts,fl), Archie Shepp (ts,voc), Sun Ra (kb), Richard Davis (b), Clifford Jarvis (d), Philly Joe Jones (d) and Famoudou Don Moye (perc) – participate in Jazztage at...

Ornette Coleman records his sixth album : ‘Free Jazz: A Collective…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Free Jazz: A Collective Improvisation’ is his sixth album recorded on December 21, 1960 September 1961 and released by Atlantic Records. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Free Jazz (Part One) (Ornette Coleman) – 19:55 . 2.Free Jazz (Part Two) (Ornette Coleman) – 16:28 Musicians : Don Cherry —...

Happy Birthday Neneh Cherry

MORE VIDEOS [2012] Neneh Cherry teams up with The Thing to pay tribute to her dad Don Cherry at “Jazzaldia” in Donosti, San Sebastian, Spain >> 44 MINUTES >> [1988] you do not want to miss Neneh Cherry singing her hit ‘Buffalo Stance’ at ‘Top Of The Pops’ on BBC...

This week In Singing Ladies 01

(w/Eurythmics) Lifted from : “Sweet Dreams (Are Made of This)” Eurythmics’second album 11 . Chrissie Hynde – Up The Neck (w/ The Pretenders) Lifted from : “Pretenders” their debut and eponymous album 12 . Neneh Cherry – Buffalo Stance Lifted from : On TV today, Neneh Cherry at ‘TOTP’ (1989)...

We remember Lester Bowie. ‘Lester, Seriously?’

...Don Moye (d) – plays at Petőfi Csarnok in the Budapest City Park, Hungary >> 48 MINUTES on RVM >> [1983] the Art Ensemble of Chicago – that is Lester Bowie (tp), Roscoe Mitchell (s), Joseph Jarman (s), Malachi Favors (b) and Famoudou Don Moye (d,perc) – performs with pianist...

Today legendary percussionist Naná Vasconcelos died in Recife, Brazil.…

This day (March 9, 2016), in Recife, Brazil, died Naná Vasconcelos, a Brazilian Latin jazz percussionist, vocalist and berimbau player, most notable for his works with Pat Metheny, Don Cherry, Egberto Gismonti, and Gato Barbieri.WATCH https://www.youtube.com/embed?listType=playlist&list=PLPdZtrgcS-xsTqjJ6NelFd1ncOW210mHG’ frameborder=’0′ allowfullscreen=’true’ wmode=’transparent’] LISTEN READ Wikipedia : This day (March 9, 2016), in Recife,...

We remember Sam Rivers. ‘Rivers Songs’

This day (December 26, 2011), in Orlando, Florida, died Sam Rivers, an American jazz musician – soprano and tenor saxophones, bass clarinet, flute, harmonica and piano – and composer .VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : w/ James Blood Ulmer . w/ Arthur Blythe, Chico Freeman, Don Pullen – Live in Germany...