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J.J. Johnson

Kudu Records publish Grover Washington, Jr’s debut album : ‘Inner…

Grover Washington, Jr’s ‘Inner City Blues’ is his debut album produced By Creed Taylor and released on January 3, 1972 by Kudu Records. Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Marvin Gaye) – 07:10 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) – 04:38 . 3.Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Marvin Gaye) – 05:07 . […]

Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond’s ‘Summertime’ is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin’) With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) – 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) – 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) – […]

Oscar Peterson begins the recording of ‘With Respect to Nat’ in…

Oscar Peterson’s ‘With Respect to Nat’ is a studio ( in tribute to Nat King Cole who had died earlier that year) album where Peterson sings on all tracks but one and recorded between October 28 and November 13, 1965 and released the same year by Limelight. Track Listing : 1.When My Sugar Walks Down […]

Sarah Vaughan records ‘In the Land of Hi-Fi’ for Emarcy (1955)

Sarah Vaughan’s ‘In the Land of Hi-Fi’ is a studio album recorded on October 26,27 1955 and released the same year by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Over The Rainbow (Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg) – 03:30 . 2.Soon (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:37 . 3.Cherokee (Ray Noble) – 02:32 . 4.I’Ll Never Smile Again (Ruth […]

Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson plus the Oscar Peterson trio record ‘Stan Getz…

‘Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House’ is a live album recorded on October 10, 1957, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson trio and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Billie’S Bounce (Charlie Parker) – 09:45 . 2.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 08:10 . 3.Crazy Rhythm (Irving Caesar, […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘At the Opera House’ in Los Angeles for…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘At the Opera House’ is a live album recorded on October 7, 1957 in Los Angeles and released in 1958 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.It’S All Right With Me (Cole Porter) – 02:45 . 2.Don’Cha Go Way Mad (Jimmy Mundy, Illinois Jacquet, Al Stillman) – 2:31 . 3.Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered – […]

J. J. Johnson records ‘J.J. Inc.’ with Freddie Hubbard and Clifford…

J. J. Johnson’s ‘J.J. Inc.’ is an album recorded on August 1 & 3, 1960 with Freddie Hubbard and Clifford Jordan and released on April 10, 1961 By Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Mohawk (J.J. Johnson) – 09:22 . 2.Minor Mist (J.J. Johnson) – 05:08 . 3.In Walked Horace (J.J. Johnson) – 05:11 . 4.Fatback (J.J. […]

Columbia publish Billie Holiday’s last album during her lifetime :…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Lady in Satin’ is an album released in June 1958 (the last during her lifetime) by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.I’M A Fool To Want You (Frank Sinatra, Joel Herron, Jack Wolf) – 03:23 . 2.For Heaven’S Sake (Elise Bretton, Sherman Edwards, Donald Meyer) – 03:26 . 3.You Don’T Know What Love Is […]

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 […]

Miles Davis starts the recording of ‘Miles Ahead’ with Gil Evans…

Miles Davis‘ ‘Miles Ahead’ is his first collaboration with Gil Evans after the’ Birth of the Cool’ sessions, recorded on May 6, 10, 23, 27 and August 22, 1957 and released In November 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Springsville (John Carisi) – 03:27 . 2.The Maids Of Cadiz (Léo Delibes) – 03:53 . 3.The […]

Miles Davis records ‘Walkin’ with the Miles Davis All Stars (1954)

Miles Davis‘ ‘Walkin’ is an album recorded on April, 3 and April 29, 1954 with the ‘Miles Davis All Stars’ and released the same year by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Walkin’ (Richard Carpenter) – 13:24 . 2.Blue ‘N’ Boogie (Dizzy Gillespie, Frank Paparelli) – 08:15 . 3.Solar (Miles Davis) – 04:41 . 4.You Don’T Know […]

Two Blue

From ‘Love Is Blue’ to ‘Born To Be Blue’, we have mixed 24 tunes around the theme of ‘Doubled Songs In “Blue”‘. It has Jeff Beck, Yehudi Menuhin & Stephane Grappelli, Caetano Veloso, Esther Philips, Jazz Crusaders and many more.

Sonny Rollins records ‘Alfie,’ an album for Impulse! (1966)

Sonny Rollins’ ‘Alfie’ is an album featuring music from the British film of the same name, recorded on January 26, 1966 and released the same year by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Alfie‘S Theme (Sonny Rollins) – 09:41 . 2.He’S Younger Than You Are (Sonny Rollins) – 05:09 . 3.Street Runner With Child (Sonny Rollins) – […]

Kenny Dorham records ‘Afro-Cuban’ with Hank Mobley, Horace Silver,…

Kenny Dorham’s ‘Afro-Cuban’ is an album recorded on January 30 and March 29, 1955 with Hank Mobley, Horace Silver, Art Blakey et al and released in October 1955 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Afrodisia (Kenny Dorham) – 05:06 . 2.Lotus Flower (Kenny Dorham) – 04:17 . 3.Minor’S Holiday (Kenny Dorham) – 04:27 . 4.Basheer’S […]

Take Off: The Complete Blue Note Albums [Blu-ray Audio]

Comprised of three 10″ albums: “Young Man With a Horn”, “Miles Davis Vol. 2″ and “Miles Davis Vol. 3″ released in 1952 – 1954 Composé de trois albums 10″, “Young Man With a Horn”, ” Miles Davis Vol 2 “et” Miles Davis Vol 3 “, les deux premiers enregistrés avec un sextet, le troisième en […]