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Henry Mancini

Pat Metheny records ‘What’s It All About’ a solo album for…

Pat Metheny’s ‘What’s It All About’ is a solo album of cover versions recorded in February 2011 and released on June 14, 2011 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.The Sound Of Silence (Paul Simon) – 06:33 . 2.Cherish (Terry Kirkman) – 05:28 . 3.Alfie (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 07:46 . 4.Pipeline (Bob Spickard, Brian […]

Concord publish Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless,’ a collaborative…

Sérgio Mendes’ ‘Timeless’ is a collaborative album produced by released on February 13, 2006 by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Mas Que Nada (Jorge Ben) – 04:22 . 2.That Heat (Will Adams, Norman Gimbel, Henry Mancini) – 04:13 . 3.Berimbau/Consolacao (Vinícius De Moraes, Baden Powell) – 04:22 . 4.The Frog (João Donato) – 03:50 . […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘The Movie Song Album’…

Tony Bennett’s ‘The Movie Song Album’ is a studio album (his ‘all time favorite’ ) released on January 31, 1966 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Maybe September (Ray Evans, Percy Faith, Jay Livingston) – 04:03 . 2.Girl Talk (Neal Hefti, Bobby Troup) – 03:14 . 3.The Gentle Rain (Luiz Bonfá, Matt Dubey) – 02:12 . […]

Bill Frisell releases his thirty fourth album : ‘When You Wish Upon A…

Bill Frisell’s ‘When You Wish Upon A Star’ is his thirty fourth album (a “re-imagination of time-honored gems of music for film and television”) released on January 29, 2016 by Sony Masterworks. Track Listing : 1.To Kill A Mockingbird, Pt. 1 (Elmer Bernstein) – 03:10 . 2.To Kill A Mockingbird, Pt. 2 (Elmer Bernstein) – […]

Bill Frisell begins the recording of ‘East/West,’ his first live…

Bill Frisell’s ‘East/West’ is his eighteenth (but his first double and first live) album recorded on December 9, 2003 and May 11, 2004 and released in 2005 by Elektra Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.I Heard It Through The Grapevine (Barrett strong, Norman Whitfield) – 08:00 . 2.Blues For Los Angeles (Bill Frisell) – 11:09 . […]

Brad Mehldau records ‘Anything Goes’ with Larry Grenadier and Jorge…

Brad Mehldau Trio’s ‘Anything Goes’ is an album recorded on October 8–9, 2002 and released on February 24, 2004 By Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Get Happy (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 09:47 . 2.Dreamsville (Raymond B. Evans, Jay Livingston, Henry Mancini) – 05:03 . 3.Anything Goes (Cole Porter) – 07:08 . 4.Tres Palabras (Osvaldo […]

Freddie Hubbard records the album ‘First Light’ for CTI (1971)

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘First Light’ is an album featuring string arrangements by Don Sebesky and recorded on September 14, 15 & 16, 1971 by By CTI Track Listing : 1.First Light (Freddie Hubbard) – 11:05 . 2.Uncle Albert/Admiral Halsey (Paul Mccartney) – 08:17 . 3.Moment To Moment (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) – 05:43 . 4.Yesterday’S Dreams […]

Tamla publish ‘Marvin Gaye Recorded Live on Stage’ (1963)

‘Marvin Gaye Recorded Live on Stage ‘ is his first live album released on September 9, 1963 by Tamla. Track listing : 1.Stubborn Kind of Fellow (Marvin Gaye, George Gordy, William Mickey Stevenson) . 2.One of These Days (William Mickey Stevenson) . 3.Mo Jo Hanna (Andre Williams, Clarence Paul) . 4.Days of Wine and Roses […]

Wes Montgomery records his ninth album : ‘Boss Guitar’ (1963)

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Boss Guitar’ is his ninth album recorded on August 22, 1963 and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Besame Mucho (Consuelo Velázquez, Sunny Skylar) – 06:28 . 2.Dearly Beloved (Jerome Kern, Johnny Mercer) – 04:49 . 3.Days Of Wine And Roses (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) – 03:44 . 4.The Trick […]

Warner Bros. publish ‘The B-52’, their eponymous debut album…

The B-52’s’ feat. ‘Rock Lobster’ is their eponymous debut album recorded in Nassau, Bahamas and released on July 6, 1979 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Planet Claire (Henry Mancini, Fred Schneider, Keith Strickland) – 04:35 . 2.52 Girls (Joe Ayers, Ricky Wilson) – 03:34 . 3.Dance This Mess Around (The B-52’S) – 04:36 . […]

Ella Fitzgerald records two albums : ‘Ella’ and ‘Things…

Ella Fitzgerald‘s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums recorded on May 26-30, 1969 and released .in 1970 by Reprise Track Listing : 1.Get Ready (Smokey Robinson) – 02:34 . 2.The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (Smokey Robinson) – 03:01 . 3.Yellow Man […]

Michael Bublé releases ‘Call Me Irresponsible,’ his fifth album…

Michael Bublé‘s ‘Call Me Irresponsible’ is his fifth studio album released on May 1, 2007 by 143 Records., Track Listing : 1.The Best Is Yet To Come (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) – 03:05 . 2.It Had Better Be Tonight [Meglio Stasera] (Franco Migliacci, Johnny Mercer, Henry Mancini) – 03:06 . 3.Me And Mrs. Jones (Kenny […]

Polydor publish Toots Thielemans’ ‘Live’ recorded in Holland…

Toots Thielemans’ ‘Live’ is an album recorded in Holland with an European rhythm section and released on April 4, 1974 by Polydor Of Holland. Track Listing : 1.Days Of Wine And Roses (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) – 06:11 . 2.Lullaby (Toots Thielemans) – 03:33 . 3.Tenor Madness (Sonny Rollins) – 07:59 . 4.Nice To Be […]

Me:nu Du Jour – June 14, 2016

>> EN FRANCAIS | >> EN ESPAÑOL [TOD:AY] We Celebrate Marcus Miller, Henry Mancini, Esbjörn Svensson, Junior Walker . We Listen To Chet Baker, Toni Braxton, Aretha Franklin . We Watch Norah Jones, John Scofield, Bill Evans, Radiohead, Max Roach, Abdullah Ibrahim, Mick Hucknall, Jeff Beck, Aretha Franklin, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, Ulf Wakenius, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, […]

Americans in Paris

From ‘Made You Love Paris’ to ‘Florence Sur Les Champs-Elysees’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘American Jazzmen in (and about) Paris‘. It has Mary Lou Williams, Duke Ellington, The Ray Draper Quintet, Cal Tjader and many more.

Let’s Rock

From ‘Buddy’s Rock’ to ‘I Want To Rock’ , we have mixed 16 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Rock‘. It has Buddy Rich, Bradley Leighton, Johnny Hodges, Duke Ellington and many more.

Couples Only

From ‘Russell And Eliot’ to ‘Nicholas And Alexandra’ , we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz and Other Musics‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Famous Couples‘. It has Serge Gainsbourg & Brigitte Bardot, John Hurt, Dieter Reith, Miles Davis and many more.

Baby It’s Loesser Inside

From ‘I’ll Know’ to ‘Baby. It’s Cold Outside’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Pure Jazz Standards‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Frank Loesser I‘. It has Perry Como, Sheila Jordan , Oscar Peterson Trio + Clark Terry, Henry Mancini and many more.