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Frank Sinatra records the album ‘A Man and His Music’ for Reprise…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘A Man and His Music’ is a double album recorded from December 19, 1960 till October 21, 1965, with various conductors and released in 1965 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Put Your Dreams Away (For Another Day) (Paul Mann, George David Weiss, Ruth Lowe) – 03:10 . 2.All Or Nothing At All (Jack […]

Arista Records publish Kenny G’s second cover album : ‘At…

Kenny G’s ‘At Last…The Duets Album’ is his second cover album recorded with David Sanborn , Arturo Sandoval, Leann Rimes, Earth, Wind & Fire, Yolanda Adams, Daryl Hall, Chaka Khan, Gladys Knight, Richard Marx, Barbra Streisand and more and released on November 23, 2004 by Arista Records. Track Listing : 1.(Everything I Do) I Do […]

Frank Sinatra records for Reprise, ‘Sinatra and Strings’ arranged by…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Sinatra and Strings’ is an album (his first with arranger Don Costa) recorded on November 20, 21, 22, 1961 and released in January 1962 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.I Hadn’T Anyone Till You (Ray Noble) – 03:44 . 2.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 03:37 . 3.Misty (Erroll Garner, Johnny Burke) – […]

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Straight Life’ with Joe Henderson, Herbie…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘Straight Life’ is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded on November 16, 1970 with Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, George Benson , Ron Carter, Jack Dejohnette and more and released in January 1971 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Straight Life (Hubbard) – 17:30 . 2.Mr. Clean (Weldon Irvine) – 13:37 . 3.Here’S That Rainy […]

Jimmy Smith records ‘Groovin’ at Smalls’ Paradise,’ a…

Jimmy Smith’s ‘Groovin’ at Smalls’ Paradise’ is a live album recorded on November 15, 1957 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : Imagination (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 07:56 . Walkin’ (Richard Carpenter) – 11:41 . My Funny Valentine (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 11:03 . It’S Only A Paper […]

John Coltrane finishes the recording of ‘Ballads’ for Impulse!…

John Coltrane’s ‘Ballads’ is an album recorded on December 21, 1961; September 18 and November 13, 1962 and released in 1963 by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Say It (Over And Over Again) (Frank Loesser, Jimmy Mchugh) – 04:18 . 2.You Don’T Know What Love Is (Don Raye, Gene Depaul) – 05:15 . 3.Too Young To […]

Bill Evans records ‘Homecoming’ live at the Southeastern Louisiana…

Bill Evans’ ‘Homecoming’ is a live album recorded on November 6, 1979 at the Southeastern Louisiana University with Marc Johnson and Joe LaBarbera and released on April 13, 1999 by Milestone. Track Listing : 1.Re: Person I Knew (Bill Evans) – 04:03 . 2.Midnight Mood (Ben Raleigh, Joe Zawinul) – 06:22 . 3.Laurie (Bill Evans) […]

Frank Sinatra records his seventh album : ‘Songs for Young Lovers’…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Songs for Young Lovers’ is his seventh studio album recorded on November 5 and 6, 1953 in Hollywood with Nelson Riddle as a conductor and released in 1954 By Capitol Records. Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 02:31 . 2.The Girl Next Door (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin) – […]

Columbia publish Harry Connick, Jr’s debut album : ’20’ (1988)

Harry Connick, Jr’s ’20’ is his first album with vocal, recorded in his 20th year and released on November 1, 1988 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Avalon (Buddy Desylva, Al Jolson, Vincent Rose) – 03:40 . 2.Blue Skies (Irving Berlin) – 03:45 . 3.Imagination (Johnny Burke, James Van Heusen) – 04:24 . 4.Do You Know […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song…

‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song Book’ is a studio album recorded on October 19–21, 1964, with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) – 02:31 . 2.Early Autumn (Johnny Mercer, Ralph Burns) – 03:51 . 3.Day In, […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Like Someone in Love’ with a studio…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Like Someone in Love’ is a studio album rrecorded on October 15 & 28, 1957 with a studio orchestra arranged and conducted by Frank DeVol and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.There’S A Lull In My Life (Mack Gordon, Harry Revel) – 03:23 . 2.More Than You Know (Edward […]

Dave Brubeck records ‘Brubeck Time’ with his Quartet featuring Paul…

Dave Brubeck Quartet’s ‘Brubeck Time’ is an album recorded on October 12–14 and November 10, 1954. Track Listing : 1.Audrey (Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond) – 03:35 . 2.Jeepers Creepers (Johnny Mercer, Harry Warren) – 04:57 . 3.Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston) – 06:28 . 4.Why Do I Love You? (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein […]

Four Jazz Messengers Euro Gigs

On October 9, 1989, two days before his 70th birthday, Art Blakey took hisl Jazz Messengers to the Leverkusen Jazz festival in Germany. The concert turned out to be a special event when ex Messengers joined the party. From the Fifties / Sixties line-ups : Benny Golson, Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard, Curtis Fuller, Jackie McLean. […]

Capitol publish Dean Martin’s album : ‘This Time I’m…

Dean Martin’s ‘This Time I’m Swingin’!’ is an album conducted and arranged by Nelson Riddle and released on October 3, 1960 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.I Can’T Believe That You’Re In Love With Me (Clarence Gaskill, Jimmy Mchugh) – 02:27 . 2.True Love (Cole Porter) – 02:35 . 3.You’Re Nobody Till Somebody Loves You […]

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First’…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Sinatra–Basie: An Historic Musical First’ is his first a studio album with the Count Basie Orchestra, recorded on October 2–3, 1962 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Pennies From Heaven (Arthur Johnston, Johnny Burke) – 03:29 . 2.Please Be Kind (Saul Chaplin, Sammy Cahn) – 02:43 . 3.(Love Is) The Tender Trap (Sammy Cahn, […]

Eric Clapton releases his twentieth album : ‘Clapton’ (2010)

Eric Clapton’s ‘Clapton’ is his twentieth (and his first in four years) studio album released on September 27, 2010 by Duck / Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Travelin’ Alone (Lil’ Son Jackson) – 03:56 . 2.Rocking Chair (Hoagy Carmichael) – 04:04 . 3.River Runs Deep (J.J. Cale) – 05:52 . 4.Judgement Day (Snooky Pryor) – 03:13 […]

Sarah Vaughan records the album ‘Live in Japan’ at Nakano Sun Plaza…

Sarah Vaughan’s ‘Live in Japan’ is an album recorded on September 24, 1973 at Nakano Sun Plaza Hall, Tokyo and released the same year by Mainstream.. Track Listing : 1.A Foggy Day (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 01:21 . 2.Poor Butterfly(Giacomo Puccini) – 05:04 . 3.The Lamp Is Low( Peter Derose, Bert Shefter,Maurice Ravel) – […]

Bill Evans records ‘Alone,’ his first piano solo album for Verve…

Bill Evans’ ‘Alone’ is his first piano solo album, recorded on September 23, October 8 & 21, 1968 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Here’S That Rainy Day (Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke) – 05:21 . 2.A Time For Love (Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster) – 05:06 . 3.Midnight Mood (Joe Zawinul, Ben Raleigh) – 05:20 […]

Verve publish Diana Krall’s ninth album : ‘From This Moment…

Diana Krall’s ‘From This Moment On’ is her ninth album released on September 19, 2006 by Verve. Track listing : 1.It Could Happen To You (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:29 . 2.Isn’t This a Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) – 06:07 . 3.How Insensitive (Vinicius de Moraes, Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 05:20 […]