Mike Stern’s ‘These Times’ is an album recorded with Richard Bona, Vinnie Colaiuta and Kenny Garrett and released on January 13, 2004 by ESC Records. Track Listing : 1.Chatter (Mike Stern) – 06:11 . 2.Silver Lining (Mike Stern) – 06:37 . 3.I Know You (Mike Stern) – 05:07 . 4.Mirage (Mike Stern) – 06:47 . […]
December 21, 1990 – Miles Davis and Kenny Garrett are in Tokyo to perform at the “Greening of the World concert,” organised by Yoko Ono to commemorate the 50th anniversary of John Lennon‘s birth. More Info
November 2, 1985 – the Freddie Hubbard Quintet – that is Freddie Hubbard (tp, flug), Kenny Garrett (as, fl), Mark Templeton (p), Ira Coleman (b) and Carl Allen (d) – plus Dizzy Gillespie and Woody Shaw as guests will be at the Berlin Jazz Festival in West Berlin
October 30, 1988 – Miles Davis with Kenny Garrett (as), Benny Rietveld (b), Foley (g), Ricky Wellman (d), Adam Holzman & Joey DeFrancesco (kb) and Marilyn Mazur (perc) perform two sets at the Sala Kongresowa in Warsaw, Poland for the “Jazz Jamboree”
Sting’s ‘If on a Winter’s Night…’ is his ninth studio album released on October 26 & 27, 2009 by Deutsche Grammophon. Track Listing : 1.Gabriel’S Message (Traditional) – 02:34 . 2.Soul Cake (Elena Mezzetti, Noel Paul Stookey) – 03:29 . 3.There Is No Rose Of Such Virtue (Sting) – 00:00 . 4.The Snow It Melts […]
October 25, 1985 – Freddie Hubbard plays with Kenny Garrett (as), Mark Templeton (p), Ira Coleman (b) and Carl Allen (d) at Ancona Jazz Festival in Ancona, Italy
Herbie Hancock’s ‘Gershwin’s World’ is his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Wayne Shorter, etc and released on October 20, 1998 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Fascinating Rhythm) (George Gershwin) – 00:54 . 2.It Ain’T Necessarily So (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:44 . 3.The Man I Love (George Gershwin, […]
This day (October 9, 1960), in Detroit, Michigan , is born Kenny Garrett, an American jazz saxophonist and flautist.
Naima’,’Giant Steps’, ‘Mr.PC’ etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists. Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, […]
Kenny Garrett’s ‘Pushing the World Away’ is a studio album released on September 17, 2013 by Mack Avenue Records. Track Listing : 1.A Side Order Of Hijiki (Kenny Garrett) – 03:44 . 2.Hey, Chick (Kenny Garrett) – 06:05 . 3.Chucho’S Mambo (Kenny Garrett) – 07:45 . 4.Lincoln Center (Kenny Garrett) – 06:26 . 5.J’Ouvert (Homage […]
This day (September 10, 1940), in Los Angeles, California, is born Roy Ayersa composer and vibraphone player, he began his career in post-bop jazz, helped pioneer jazz-funk in the 1970s and ventured into house and hip-hop during the 2000s and 2010s.
Dave Liebman, who turns 70 today belongs to the “soprano sax players featured on a Miles Davis studio record” small club. A club of eleven members – not counting anyone we may have missed : Wayne Shorter (“Bitches Brew”, “In a Silent Way”, “Big Fun”), Kenny Garrett (“Amandla”), Dave Liebman (“On the Corner”, “Dark Magus”), […]
August 28, 1987 – is the second day of the Mt Fuji Jazz Festival in Japan which presents this year Herbie Hancock Super Trio, Art Blakey‘s Realtime Jazz Messengers, McCoy Tyner Quintet, Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Smith Blue Note All Stars, Kenny Garrett and Dianne Reeves
This day (August 12, 1954,), in Lee’s Summit, Missouri, is born Pat Metheny, American guitarist, leader of the Pat Metheny Group
‘Miles & Quincy Live at Montreux’ is the last album (a collaboration with Quincy Jones for the 1991 Montreux Jazz Festival) recorded by Miles Davis and released on August 10, 1993 by Warner Bros. Track listing : 1.Introduction (Quincy Jones, Claude Nobs) – 01:23 . 2.Boplicity (Cleo Henry) – 03:40 . 3.Introduction to Miles Ahead […]
July 16, 2016 – Chick Corea and Kenny Garrett plus Wallace Roney (tp), Christian McBride (db) and Marcus Gilmore (b) share the stage at Arena Flegrea in Napoli, Italy