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Richard Rodgers

Barbra Streisand records her debut album : ‘The Barbra Streisand…

‘The Barbra Streisand Album’ is her debut album (in both mono and stereo) recorded on January 23-25, 1963 and released on February 25, 1963 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Cry Me A River (Arthur Hamilton) – 03:37 . 2.My Honey’S Lovin’ Arms (Joseph Meyer, Harry Ruby) – 02:14 . 3.I’Ll Tell The Man In The […]

Jimmy Smith records ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ a…

Jimmy Smith’s ‘Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?’ is a studio album recorded on January 20-21 & 27, 1964 with a big band and released in March by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Slaughter On Tenth Avenue (Richard Rodgers) – 07:06 . 2.Who’S Afraid Of Virginia Woolf?, Pt. 1 (Don Kirkpatrick, Keith Knox) – 04:29 . 3.Who’S […]

Aretha Franklin records ‘Amazing Grace,’ a live album for Atlantic…

Aretha Franklin’s ‘Amazing Grace’ is a live album (& the biggest selling live gospel album of all time) recorded on January 13 & 14, 1972 and released on June 01, 1972 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Mary Don’T You Weep (Inez Andrews) – 07:28 . 2.Take My Hand, Precious Lord /You’Ve Got A Friend (Rev. […]

Hiromi Uehara records ‘Beyond Standard’ with her group Sonicbloom…

Hiromi Uehara’s ‘Beyond Standard’ is an album recorded on January 9-12, 2008 with her group Sonicbloom and released on June 10, 2008 By Telarc Jazz. Track Listing : 1 : 1.Intro – 0:28 . 2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 07:29 . 3.Clair De Lune (Claude Debussy) – 07:25 […]

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, […]

Frank Sinatra records ‘Sinatra at the Sands,’ his first live album…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Sinatra at the Sands’ is his first live album recorded in January 1966 with Count Basie and his orchestra, conducted and arranged by Quincy Jones and released in July 1966 by Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:45 . 2.I’Ve Got A Crush On You […]

Elvin Jones finishes the recording of ‘Elvin!’ for Riverside (1962)

Elvin Jones’ ‘Elvin!’ is an album recorded on July 11 & December 27, 1961 and January 3, 1962 and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Lady Luck (Elvin Jones, Frank Wess) – 06:19 . 2.Buzz-At (Elvin Jones) – 06:31 . 3.Shadowland (Sara Cassey) – 04:06 . 4.Pretty Brown (Ernie Wilkins) – 03:30 […]

Chet Baker records the album ‘Chet’ with Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams,…

Chet Baker’s ‘Chet’ is an album recorded on December 30, 1958 & January 19, 1959 with Herbie Mann, Pepper Adams, Bill Evans, Kenny Burrell, Paul Chambers and Connie Kay. Track Listing : 1.Alone Together (Howard Dietz, Arthur Schwartz) – 06:52 . 2.How High The Moon (Nancy Hamilton, Morgan Lewis) – 03:36 . 3.It Never Entered […]

Toots Thielemans records ‘Man Bites Harmonica!’ an album for…

Toots Thielemans’ ‘Man Bites Harmonica!’ is an album recorded on December 30, 1957 and January 7, 1958. Track Listing : 1.East Of The Sun (Brooks Bowman) – 07:14 . 2.Don’T Blame Me (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh) – 02:27 . 3.18Th Century Ballroom (Ray Bryant) – 03:46 . 4.Soul Station (Toots Thielemans) – 06:58 . 5.Fundamental […]

Bill Evans records, with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro, ‘Portrait in…

Bill Evans’ ‘Portrait in Jazz’ is an album recorded on December 28, 1959 with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro and released in 1960 by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Come Rain Or Come Shine (Harold Arlen, Johnny Mercer) – 03:24 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert, Johnny Mercer) – 6:00 . 3.Witchcraft (Cy Coleman, Carolyn […]

Ella Fitzgerald finishes the recording of ‘Ella Swings Brightly with…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella Swings Brightly with Nelson’ is a studio album recorded on January 5, 1959–December 27, 1961 with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra and released in 1962 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan) – 03:00 . 2.Don’T Be That Way (Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish, Edgar Sampson) – 03:47 […]

Helen Merrill records with Clifford Brown ‘Helen Merrill,’ her…

‘Helen Merrill’ is her eponymous debut studio album recorded on December 22-24, 1954, with Clifford Brown and released in 1955 by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Explain (Arthur Herzog Jr., Billie Holiday) – 05:08 . 2.You’D Be So Nice To Come Home To (Cole Porter) – 04:17 . 3.What’S New? (Johnny Burke, Bob Haggart) – […]

Sarah Vaughan records ‘Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ for Emarcy…

Sarah Vaughan with Clifford Brown’ is an album also known as ‘Sarah Vaughan,’ recorded on December 18, 1954 and released in 1955 by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Lullaby Of Birdland (George Shearing, George David Weiss) – 04:06 . 2.April In Paris (Vernon Duke, E.Y. Yip Harburg) – 06:26 . 3.He’S My Guy (Gene De Paul, […]

Chet Baker records the album ‘Embraceable You’ (1957)

Chet Baker’s ‘Embraceable You’ is an album recorded on December 9, 1957 and released in 1995 by Pacific Jazz . Track Listing : 1.The Night We Called It A Day (Tom Adair, Matt Dennis) – 02:22 . 2.Little Girl Blue (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 04:33 . 3.Embraceable You (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:06 […]

Betty Carter records the album : ‘Finally’ live in New York City…

Betty Carter’s ‘Finally’ is a live album recorded on December 6, 1969 in New York City and released in 1975 By Roulette. Track Listing : 1.Medley – 08:25 . – Seems Like Old Times (Johnny Mercer, Victor Schertzinger) . – I Remember You/Remember (Irving Berlin) . 2.Blue Moon (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 02:03 . […]

Dianne Reeves begins the recording of ‘A Little Moonlight’ featuring…

Dianne Reeves’ ‘A Little Moonlight’ is an album featuring Broadway standards and recorded between December 4 and 10 2002 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Loads Of Love (Richard Rodgers) – 04:24 . 2.I Concentrate On You (Cole Porter) – 05:20 . 3.Reflections (Jon Hendricks, Blue Mink, Thelonious Monk) – 05:12 . 4.Skylark (Hoagy Carmichael, […]

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 […]