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Lorenz Hart

Frank Sinatra records ‘A Swingin’ Affair!’ an album with…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘A Swingin’ Affair!’ is his twelfth studio album recorded between November 15 and 28, 1956 with Nelson Riddle as arranger and conductor and released in 1957 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 03:58 . 2.I Wish I Were In Love Again (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 02:27 . […]

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 […]

Oscar Peterson records ‘Walking the Line’ for Mps (1970)

Oscar Peterson’s ‘Walking the Line’ is an album recorded on November 10-13, 1970 1970 and released the same year by Mps. Track Listing : 1.I Love You (Cole Porter) – 05:14 . 2.Rock Of Ages (Jack Fascinato, Tennessee Ernie Ford) – 05:32 . 3.Once Upon A Summertime (Eddie Barclay, Michel Legrand, Eddy Marnay, Johnny Mercer) […]

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) – […]

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 […]

Herbie Hancock records his twenty-sixth album : ‘The Piano’ in Japan…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘The Piano’ is his twenty-sixth album recorded on October 25–26, 1978 and released in 1979 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 07:41 . 2.On Green Dolphin Street (Bronislaw Kaper, Ned Washington) – 03:20 . 3.Some Day My Prince Will Come (Frank Churchill, Larry Morey) – 04:37 […]

Gerry Mulligan records the album ‘Presenting the Gerry Mulligan…

Gerry Mulligan’s ‘Presenting the Gerry Mulligan Sextet’ is a studio album recorded on September 21and October 22 & 31, 1955 In 1955 and released the same year by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Mud Bug (Jerry Lloyd) – 05:03 . 2.Sweet And Lovely (Gus Arnheim, Harry Tobias, Jules Lemare) – 02:40 . 3.Apple Core (Gerry Mulligan) […]

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, […]

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, […]

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. […]

Prestige Records tape ‘Sonny Rollins with the Modern Jazz Quartet’…

Sonny Rollins with the Modern Jazz Quartet’ is an album (including four tracks performed with the Modern Jazz Quartet) recorded on January 17, December 17, 1951 & October 7, 1953 by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.The Stopper (Sonny Rollins) – 02:59 . 2.Almost Like Being In Love (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) – 03:26 . […]

Pink Martini release their sixth album ‘Get Happy’ featuring Rufus…

Pink Martini’s ‘Get Happy’ is their sixth studio album recorded with Phyllis Diller, Philippe Katerine, Meow Meow, Ari Shapiro, the von Trapps, and Rufus Wainwright as guests and released on September 24, 2013 by Heinz Records. Track Listing : 1.Ich Dich Liebe (Max Kolpé, Lotar Olias, Karl Vibach) – 02:36 . 2.Quizás, Quizás, Quizás [Perhaps, […]

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) – […]

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 […]

Erroll Garner records his album : ‘Concert by the Sea’ in Carmel,…

Erroll Garner’s ‘Concert by the Sea’ is a live album recorded on September 19, 1955 in Carmel, California and released on October 13, 1955 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.I’Ll Remember April (Gene De Paul, Patricia Johnston, Don Raye) – 04:14 . 2.Teach Me Tonight (Sammy Cahn, De Paul) – 03:37 . 3.Mambo Carmel-By-The-Sea (Erroll […]

Bill Evans records his debut album as a leader : ‘New Jazz…

Bill Evans ‘ ‘New Jazz Conceptions’ is his debut album as a leader recorded on September 18 and 27, 1956 and released in 1956 on Riverside Records. Track listing : 1.I Love You (Cole Porter) – 03:55 . 2.Five (Bill Evans) – 04:03 . 3.I Got It Bad (And That Ain’t Good) (Duke Ellington, Paul […]

Anita Baker releases ‘Rhythm of Love,’ her fifth album featuring…

Anita Baker‘s ‘Rhythm of Love’ is her fifth album released on September 13, 1994 by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Rhythm Of Love (Anita Baker, Patrick Moten) – 05:50 . 2.The Look Of Love (Burt Bacharach, Hal David) – 04:47 . 3.Body And Soul (Rick Nowels, Ellen Shipley) – 05:42 . 4.Baby (Anita Baker) – 04:25 […]

‘Blossom Dearie’ records her first solo and eponymous album (1957)

‘Blossom Dearie’ is her first studio solo and eponymous album recorded on September 11–12, 1956 and released in April 1957 by Verve Records. Track listing : 1.’Deed I Do (Walter Hirsch, Fred Rose) – 02:11 . 2.Lover Man (Oh Where Can You Be?) (Jimmy Davis, Ram Ramirez, Jimmy Sherman) – 02:45 . 3.Ev’rything I’ve Got […]