We remember Yusef Lateef. ‘You Say Flute’

5, 1961, Eastern Sounds is an album by Yusef Lateef exploring Middle Eastern music. >> Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef’s ‘Live at the Olympia, June 27, 2012’ is a live album released on September 9, 2014. >> MORE VIDEOS [2010] Ahmad Jamal and Yusef Lateef will share the stage at...

Yusef Lateef records ‘Eastern Sounds’ for Moodsville (1961)

Yusef Lateef’s ‘Eastern Sounds’ is an album exploring Middle Eastern music and recorded on September 5, 1961 and released the same year by Moodsville. LISTEN Track Listing : 1.The Plum Blossom (Yusef Lateef) – 05:03 . 2.Blues For The Orient (Yusef Lateef) – 05:40 . 3.Chinq Miau (Yusef Lateef) –...

Cannonball Adderley records ‘Nippon Soul’ in Tokyo with Nat…

Cannonball Adderley’s ‘Nippon Soul’ is a live album recorded on July 9, 14 and 15, 1963 in Tokyo, Japan with Nat Adderley, Yusef Lateef and Joe Zawinul and released in 1964 by Riverside. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Work Song (Nat Adderley) – 09:06 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Jacques...

Streets With A Name

...Yusef Lateef: As a virtuoso on a broad spectrum of reed instruments — tenor saxophone, flute, oboe, bamboo flute, shanai, shofar, argol, sarewa, and taiwan koto — Yusef Lateef has introduced delightful new sounds and blends of tone colors to audiences all over the world, and he has incorporated the...

Couples Only

...BB. In mid-1968, Gainsbourg fell in love with the younger English singer and actress Jane Birkin, whom he met during the shooting of the film Slogan. Their relationship lasted over a decade Yusef Lateef : As a virtuoso on a broad spectrum of reed instruments — tenor saxophone, flute, oboe,...

Star-Studied

From ‘Lone Star Moon’ to ‘Star Dust’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz & Latin‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Stars‘. “Star-Studied” has Bill Evans, Maria Bethania , Yusef Lateef, Perry Como and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Starlight, starbright Photo by SC Fiasco INFORMATIONS JazzStandards.com: In the movie...

Jazz Dreamers

...drummer Elvin Jones–guitarist Bill Frisell forges one of his strongest efforts to date. It’s a great album, full of rich textures that would do spaghetti-western composer Ennio Morricone proud, with its ample doses of Frisell’s unmistakable contemplative, but minimalist guitar sound. Yusef Lateef : His most recent work is The...

Jazz Menagerie

From ‘Jungle bird’ to ‘Blue Jay Way Blackbird’, we have mixed 21 ‘Jazzz & Latin Music‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Animals‘. It has Bent Fabric & His Piano, Yusef Lateef, Hank Jones Trio, Noro Morales and his orchestra and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : wild animal tamer Photo...

Playing Mr Ed

From ‘Azure’ to ‘Do Nothin’ Till You Hear From Me’, we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Duke Ellington‘. It has Stan Getz, James Newton, Yusef Lateef , Cecil Taylor and many more. LINER NOTES IMAGE : Duke Ellington mural on U Street NW Photo by dbking...

Verve release The John Scofield Band’s second album : ‘Up All…

The John Scofield Band’s ‘Up All Night’ is their second (and sixth for Scofield) album released on May 20, 2003 by Verve Records. WATCH LISTEN Track Listing : 1.Philiopiety (John Scofield, Avi Bortnick, Adam Deitch, Yusef Lateef) – 06:23 . 2.Watch Out For Po-Po (John Scofield, Avi Bortnick, Adam Deitch,...

It’s Snow (or Never)

...Klugh on allmusic : An acoustic guitarist with a very pretty tone, Earl Klugh does not consider himself a jazz player and thinks of Chet Atkins as being his most important influence. Klugh played on a Yusef Lateef album when he was 15 and gained recognition in 1971 for his...

The Three Tenors (and More)

.... Jimmy Giuffre & Herb Ellis – A Country Boy (5.06) . Buddy Tate – Medi-2 (6.10) . David ‘Fathead’ Newman – One For My Baby (5.56) . Flip Philips – Don’t Take Your Love From Me (3.34) . Yusef Lateef – Can’t Help Lovin’ That Man (8.03) . [/toggle]...

We remember Ahmad Jamal. ‘Ahmadeus’

This day (July 2, 1930 ), in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, is born Ahmad Jamal, an American jazz pianist,.VIDEO DIGEST Digest Tracklist : Saturday Morning (album teaser)(2013) . w/ Yusef Lateef -Jazz in_Marciac (2011) . Jazz à Vienne 2011 . Acorn (2001) . Poinciana (2005) . Ponciana ( 1998) . Live in...