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Larry Bunker

Lalo Schifrin records ‘Bullitt,’ the soundtrack album to the…

Lalo Schifrin’s ‘Bullitt’ is the soundtrack album to the eponymous motion picture, recorded on December 6 & 7, 1968 and released In 1969 by Warner Bros. Track Listing : 1.Bullitt (Main Title) (Lalo Schifrin) – 02:08 . 2.Room 26 (Lalo Schifrin) – 02:23 . 3.Hotel Daniels (Lalo Schifrin) – 02:53 . 4.The Aftermath Of Love […]

Bill Evans in Europe – The Sixties

For the first time, in August 1964, Bill Evans goes to Europe. Taking drummer Larry Bunker and bassist Chuck Israels to Stockholm in Sweden for a session with local singer Monica Zetterlund and a taping at the national television. For the rest of the sixties, Evans and different trios will come back steadily. (Spring 1965 […]

Billie Holiday records ‘Music For Torching’ with Harry Sweets…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Music For Torching’ is a studio album recorded on August 23 & 25, 1955 and released In October 1955 By Clef. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 04:02 . 2.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 04:23 . 3.I Don’T Want To Cry […]

Natalie Cole releases ‘Unforgettable… with Love,’ an album of…

Natalie Cole’s ‘Unforgettable… with Love’ is an album featuring covers of standards performed by Natalie’s father, Nat King Cole and released on June 11, 1991 by Elektra.. Track Listing : 1.The Very Thought Of You (Ray Noble) – 04:16 . 2.It’S Only A Paper Moon (Harold Arlen / E.Y. “Yip” Harburg / Billy Rose) – […]

Verve Records publish Diana Krall’s fifth album : ‘When I Look in…

Diana Krall’s ‘When I Look in Your Eyes’ is her fifth album released on June 8, 1999 by Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Let’S Face The Music And Dance (Irving Berlin) – 05:18 . 2.Devil May Care (Bob Dorough, Terrell Kirk) – 03:20 . 3.Let’S Fall In Love (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 04:19 . […]

Michael Franks begins the recording of ‘The Art of Tea’ (1975)

Michael Franks‘ ‘The Art of Tea’ is his second studio album recorded between May 22 and June 9, 1975 and released in 1976 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Nightmoves (Michael Franks) – 04:03 . 2.Eggplant (Michael Franks) – 03:34 . 3.Monkey See—Monkey Do (Michael Franks) – 03:33 . 4.St. Elmo’S Fire (Michael Franks) – 03:58 […]

Peggy Lee records the first songs of her debut album : ‘Black…

Peggy Lee’s ‘Black Coffee’ is her first album recorded between April 30, 1953 & April 3, 1956 and released in 1956 by Decca. Track Listing : 1.Black Coffee (Sonny Burke, Paul Francis Webster) – 03:05 . 2.I’Ve Got You Under My Skin (Cole Porter) – 02:28 . 3.Easy Living (Ralph Rainger, Leo Robin) – 02:44 […]

Verve release ‘You’re My Thrill’ by Shirley Horn (2001)

Shirley Horn‘s ‘You’re My Thrill’ is a studio album arranged by Johnny Mandel and released on March 13, 2001 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.You’Re My Thrill (Jay Gorney, Sidney Clare) – 04:45 . 2.The Best Is Yet To Come (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) – 02:37 . 3.Solitary Moon (Marilyn Bergman, Alan Bergman, Johnny Mandel) […]

Anita O’Day begins the recording of ‘Trav’lin’…

Anita O’Day’s ‘Trav’lin’ Light’ is an album (tribute to her idol Billie Holiday) recorded on January 18, 19, 1961 and released in 1961 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.Trav’Lin’ Light (Johnny Mercer, Jimmy Mundy, Trummy Young) – 03:36 . 2.The Moon Looks Down And Laughs (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Sid Silvers) – 03:58 . 3.Don’T […]

Billie Holiday records ‘Songs for Distingué Lovers’ with Harry…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Songs for Distingué Lovers’ is an album recorded from January 3 till January 9, 1957 with Harry Edison, Ben Webster, Jimmy Rowles, Barney Kessel & more and released the same year by Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Day In, Day Out (Johnny Mercer, Rube Bloom) – 06:47 . 2.A Foggy Day (Ira Gershwin, […]

Billie Holiday begins the recording of ‘Body and Soul,’ an album for…

Billie Holiday’s ‘Body and Soul’ is a studio album recorded on January 3, 4,7 & 9, 1957 and released the same year by Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 06:18 . 2.They Can’T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:08 […]