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Gene Lees

Bill Evans records his debut album as a leader : ‘New Jazz…

Bill Evans ‘ ‘New Jazz Conceptions’ is his debut album as a leader recorded on September 18 and 27, 1956 and released in 1956 on Riverside Records. Track listing : 1.I Love You (Cole Porter) – 03:55 . 2.Five (Bill Evans) – 04:03 . 3.I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) (Duke Ellington, Paul […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Abraça Jobim,’ an album of Antonio…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella Abraça Jobim’ is a studio album devoted to the songs of Antonio Carlos Jobim and recorded on September 17–19, 1980 and March 18–20, 1981. Track listing : . 1.Somewhere in the Hills (Favela) (Vinícius de Moraes, Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 03:56 . 2.The Girl from Ipanema (Vinícius de Moraes, Norman […]

Verve publish ‘The Astrud Gilberto Album,’ her first album recorded…

‘The Astrud Gilberto Album’ is her first solo album produced by Creed Taylor and released in May 1965 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Once I Loved (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) – 02:14 . 2.Agua De Beber (Astrud Gilberto, Vinícius De Moraes) – 02:20 . 3.Meditation (Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton […]

Getz and Evans record for Verve ‘Stan Getz & Bill Evans’ with…

‘Stan Getz & Bill Evans‘ is a collaboration album recorded with Elvin Jones & Ron Carter on May 5 & 6, 1964 and released in 1973 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 06:45 . 2.But Beautiful (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 04:41 . 3.Funkallero (Bill Evans) – 06:40 . […]

Bruce Springsteen releases ‘Human Touch,’ his ninth album (1986)

Bruce Springsteen ‘s ‘Human Touch’ is his ninth studio album released By Columbia, on March 31, 1992, the same day than another release ‘Lucky Town’ Track Listing : 1.Human Touch (Bruce Springsteen) – 06:31 . 2.Soul Driver (Bruce Springsteen) – 04:39 . 3.57 Channels (And Nothin’ On) (Bruce Springsteen) – 02:28 . 4.Cross My Heart […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s tenth album : ‘Quiet Nights’…

Diana Krall‘s ‘Quiet Nights’ is her tenth studio album co-produced with Tommy Lipuma and released on March 31, 2009 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Where Or When (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:10 . 2.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) – 04:05 . 3.I’Ve Grown Accustomed To His Face (Frederick Loewe, Alan […]

‘Getz/Gilberto’ by Stan Getz & João Gilberto features also Tom…

‘Getz/Gilberto’ by Stan Getz & João Gilberto is an album featuring Antonio Carlos Jobim and Astrud Gilberto, recorded on March 18–19, 1963 and reelased in March 1964 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes, Norman Gimbel) – 05:24 . 2.Doralice (Dorival Caymmi, Antonio Almeida) – 02:46 . […]

Frank Sinatra and Tom Jobim record together ‘Francis Albert Sinatra &…

‘Francis Albert Sinatra & Antonio Carlos Jobim’ is a studio album recorded on January 30 and February 1, 1967 and released In March 1967 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.The Girl From Ipanema (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Norman Gimbel, Vinícius De Moraes) – 03:00 . 2.Dindi (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Aloysio De Oliveria) – 03:25 […]

Julian ‘Cannonball’ Adderley records ‘Know What I Mean?’…

Julian ‘Cannonball’ Adderley’s ‘Know What I Mean?’ is an album recorded on January 27, February 21, March 13, 1961 with Bill Evans & the rhythm section of the Modern Jazz Quartet. Track Listing : 1.Waltz For Debby (Bill Evans, Gene Lees) – 05:15 . 2.Goodbye (Gordon Jenkins) – 06:15 . 3.Who Cares? (Take 5) (George […]

Milton Nascimento records ‘Courage,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Milton Nascimento’s ‘Courage’ is an album recorded on December 19, 1968 and February 26 & 27, 1969 and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Bridges (Travessia) (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant, Gene Lees) – 03:52 . 2.Vera Cruz (Milton Nascimento) – 03:12 . 3.Tres Pontas (Milton Nascimento) – 02:45 . 4.Outubro (October) (Fernando […]

The Complete Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Recordings (Four-LP Box Set, 180-g vinyl)

Concord Music Group Celebrates 40th Anniversary of Tony Bennett/Bill Evans Session with Four-LP Box Set Exactly 40 years ago, popular music’s top song stylist, Tony Bennett, joined together with the legendary jazz pianist Bill Evans for two albums of sublime duets. Venerated as gorgeous gems of jazz grace, the two LPs, along with numerous alternate […]