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Richard Rodgers

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 . […]

Ella Fitzgerald starts the recording of ‘Ella Sings Broadway’ with…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella Sings Broadway’ is a studio album recorded on October 1–4, 1962 with an orchestra arranged and conducted by Marty Paich and released In 1963 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Hernando’S Hideaway (Richard Adler, Jerry Ross) – 03:17 . 2.If I Were A Bell (Frank Loesser) – 02:22 . 3.Warm All Over (Frank […]

Motown publish The Temptations’s ‘For Lovers Only,’ their…

The Temptations’s ‘For Lovers Only’ is an album (featuring the final recordings of Melvin Franklin) released on September 26, 1995 by Motown. Track Listing : 1.Some Enchanted Evening (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 05:28 . 2.I’Ve Grown Accustomed To Her Face (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe) – 05:49 . 3.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry […]

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 […]

Benny Goodman In Japan

Benny Goodman came to Japan three times to perform in concert. In 1957 (or is it 1956?) sponsored by the U.S. State Department / ANTA and with a big band, in 1964 with a small group and in 1980 for the “Aurex Jazz Festival” happening in three cities.

Bette Midler releases ‘Some People’s Lives,’ her seventh album…

Bette Midler’s ‘Some People’s Lives’ is her seventh studio album (featuring ‘From a Distance’) released on September 4, 1990 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.One More Round (Jessica Harper, Danny Sembello, Allee Willis) – 02:03 . 2.Some People’S Lives (Rhonda Fleming, Janis Ian) – 03:29 . 3.Miss Otis Regrets (Cole Porter) – 02:51 . 4.Spring […]

Columbia publish Barbra Streisand’s fourth album : ‘People’…

Barbra Streisand’s ‘People’ is her fourth (and her first to hit #1 on Billboard) studio album released in September 1964 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Absent Minded Me (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) – 03:07 . 2.When In Rome (I Do As The Romans Do) (Cy Coleman, Carolyn Leigh) – 02:57 . 3.Fine And Dandy (Kay […]

Tamla publish Stevie Wonder’s eleventh album : ‘My Cherie…

Stevie Wonder’s ‘My Cherie Amour’ is his eleventh studio album released on August 29, 1969 by Tamla (Motown). Track listing : 1.My Cherie Amour (Henry Cosby, Sylvia Moy, Stevie Wonder) – 02:54 . 2.Hello, Young Lovers (Oscar Hammerstein, Richard Rodgers) – 03:05 . 3.At Last (Mack Gordon, Harry Warren) – 02:51 . 4.Light My Fire […]

Joe Pass records ‘Virtuoso,’ a solo album for Pablo Records (1973)

Joe Pass’ ‘Virtuoso’ is an album recorded on August 28, 1973 and released In December, 1973 By Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 03:32 . 2.Stella By Starlight (Ned Washington, Victor Young) – 05:10 . 3.Here’S That Rainy Day (Sonny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:36 . 4.My Old Flame (Sam […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ in Chicago…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Live at Mister Kelly’s’ is an album recorded on August 10, 1958 in Chicago and released in 2007 by Verve. Track listing : 1.Your Red Wagon (Gene de Paul, Richard M. Jones, Don Raye) – 02:59 . 2.Nice Work If You Can Get It (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 02:35 . 3.I’m Glad […]