Joe Zawinul – Syndicative

This day (September 11, 2007), in Vienna, Austria, died Joe Zawinul, an Austrian-American jazz keyboardist and composer.


Digest Tracklist :

Zawinul Syndicate – Orient Express (2007) . Weather Report – Birdland (1978) . Tower of Silence . Zawinul Syndicate – Zansa (1997) . Live in Hamburg (1996) . w/ Trilok Gurtu – Live in Frankfurt . w/ Friedrich Gulda (1986) . Miles Davis – Live in Berlin (1969) . Mercy, Mercy, Mercy (1968) . Cannonball Adderley – Jive Samba (1963) .

TOP 10

Joe Zawinul Top 10 :

In a Silent Way . Money In The Pocket . My One And Only Love . Carnavalito . From Vienna, With Love . The Harvest . Waiting for the Rain . The Great Empire . Peace . What a Difference a Day Made .


Released on August 8, 1989, Back on the Block is a studio album produced by Quincy Jones and featuring many famous artists : Ella Fitzgerald, Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul, Ice-T, Big Daddy Kane, Sarah Vaughan, Dizzy Gillespie, George Benson, Luther Vandross, Dionne Warwick, Barry White, Chaka Khan, Take 6, Bobby McFerrin, Al Jarreau, Al B. Sure!, James Ingram, El DeBarge, Ray Charles and more. >>

Recorded on February 3-7, 1973, Sweetnighter is Weather Reports fourth (and the last to feature Miroslav Vitouš ) album. >>

Recorded live (except for 2 tracks) in January–February 1979, 8:30 is a double album by Weather Report. >>

Recorded in November, 1975, 1977 & 1978, Live and Unreleased is the third official live album by Weather Report. >>

Recorded on January 13, 1972 at Shibuya Kokaido Hall, Live in Tokyo is the third (and the first live) album by Weather Report. >>

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. >>

Weather Report’s Night Passage is their eleventh album recorded live before a crowd of 250 people on July 12 and 13, 1980. >>

Recorded between February and April 4, 1975, Tale Spinnin is the sixth album by Weather Report with Leon Ndugu Chancler on drums. >>

Released on November 27, 2006, Brown Street is the last album by Joe Zawinul with the WDR Big Band, revisiting his old repertoire live in Vienna. >>

Released in March 1977, Heavy Weather is the eighth (and most commercially successful) album by Weather Report. >>

Joe Zawinul‘s World Tour is a live album recorded with the Zawinul Syndicate between May 17 and November 13, 1997 and released on June 30, 1998. >>

Joe Zawinul‘s Di•a•lects is an album released in June 1986. >>

Weather Report (1971) is their debut album released on May 12, 1971. >>

Recorded during November 1971 and January 1972, I Sing the Body Electric is the second album released by Weather Report with two new members : percussionist Dom Um Romão and drummer Eric Gravatt. >>

Released on March 24, 1974, Mysterious Traveller is the fifth album by Weather Report. >>


[1996] and tomorrow night, a progrock supergroup gathering Steve Hackett (g – ex Genesis), John Wetton (b – ex-King Crimson, UK and Asia), Chester Thompson (d, ex- Weather Report, Frank Zappa and Genesis), Ian McDonald (s, ex- King Crimson and Foreigner) and Julian Colbeck (kb) is at Koseinenkin Hall in Tokyo, Japan >> 122 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1988] The Zawinul Syndicate – that is Lynne Fiddmont (voc), Scott Henderson (g), Joe Zawinul (kb), Gerald Veasley (b), Cornell Rochester (d) and Darryl Munyungo Jackson (perc) – is at Pori Jazz Festival in Finland >> 40 MINUTES >>

[1976] Weather Report – that is Joe Zawinul (kb), Wayne Shorter (ts, ss), Jaco Pastorius (b), Alex Acuña (d) and Manolo Badrena (perc) – headlines at Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland >> 84 MINUTES >>

[1978] Weather Report featuring Jaco Pastorius on bass performs at Lisner Auditorium in Washington, DC >> 11 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1975] Weather Report – that is Joe Zawinu (p), Wayne Shorter (s), Alphonso Johnson (b), Alex Acuna (perc) and Chester Thompson (d) – performs in Copenhagen, Denmark >> 19 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1978] Weather Report – that is Joe Zawinul (kb), Wayne Shorter (ts, ss), Jaco Pastorius (eb), Peter Erskine (d) – performs in Offenbach, Germany >> 68 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1961] Cannonball Adderley (as), Nat Adderley (Co), Joe Zawinul (p), Sam Jones (b) and Louis Hayes (d) guest at Jazz Casual TV show hosted by Ralph J. Gleason >> 29 MINUTES on RVM >>

[1997] The Zawinul Syndicate – that is Joe Zawinul (kb), Gary Poulson (g), Richard Bona (b), Manolo Badrena (perc) and Paco Sery (d) – will be at Jazz à Vienne in Vienne, France >> 50 MINUTES >>

[1977] you do not want to miss Bonnie Raitt, Jesse Winchester, Weather Report & Neil Young at Midnight Special hosted by Little Feat & Emmylou Harris on KNBC >> 64 MINUTES >>

[1990] Joe Zawinul and Zawinul Syndicate will be on stage at Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, RI >> 46 MINUTES on RVM

[1997] Joe Zawinul (kb, voc) is with Victor Bailey (b), Gary Poulson (g), Manolo Badrena (perc, voc) and Paco Sery (d) at Newport Jazz Festival in Newport, RI >> 61 MINUTES on RVM

[1963] if in Tokyo, do not miss Cannonball Adderley (as) with Nat Adderley (cornet), Yusef Lateef (reeds), Joe Zawinul (p), Sam Jones (b), Louis Hayes (d) and Toni Harper (voc) live at Studio G on TBS Television >> 55 MINUTES >>


Wikipedia : This day (September 11, 2007), in Vienna, Austria, died Joe Zawinul, an Austrian-American jazz keyboardist and composer.

Joe Zawinul : He composed some of the best-known standards in jazz, including “Mercy, Mercy, Mercy” and “Birdland.” With Wayne Shorter, Joe founded and led Weather Report, arguably the most successful band of post-sixties jazz.

Joe Zawinul online : Though he left us in body, he remains with us in spirit. He touched the lives of countless individuals around the world, and his recording legacy of music will enrich us forever.

@ : Zawinul’s biggest commercial success came from his composition Birdland, a 6-minute opus featured on Weather Report’s 1977 album Heavy Weather. “Birdland” is one of the most recognizable jazz pieces of the ’70s, covered by many prominent artists from The Manhattan Transfer to Maynard Ferguson.

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