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Richard Rodgers

Sonny Rollins record ‘Tenor Madness’ with John Coltrane for…

Sonny Rollins‘ ‘Tenor Madness’ is an album recorded on May 24, 1956 with John Coltrane and released the same year by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Tenor Madness (Sonny Rollins) – 12:16 . 2.When Your Lover Has Gone (Einar Aaron Swan) – 06:11 . 3.Paul’S Pal (Sonny Rollins) – 05:12 . 4.My Reverie (Larry Clinton, Claude […]

Tal Farlow and Lenny Breau record their unique collaboration album :…

‘Chance Meeting’ by Tal Farlow & Lenny Breau is their first and only performance together recorded on May 21, 1980 and released in 1997 by Guitarchives. Track Listing : 1.I Love You (Cole Porter) – 05:24 . 2.Satin Doll (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Mercer) – 07:03 . 3.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) […]

Grant Green records ‘Matador’ with McCoy Tyner, Bob Cranshaw and…

Grant Green’s ‘Matador’ is an album recorded on May 20 1964 with McCoy Tyner, Bob Cranshaw and Elvin Jones and released in 1979 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Matador (Grant Green) – 10:51 . 2.My Favorite Things (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 10:23 . 3.Green Jeans (Grant Green) – 09:10 . 4.Bedouin (Duke […]

Miles Davis records ‘Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall’ with Hank…

‘Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall’ is a live album subtitled ‘The Legendary Performances of May 19, 1961’ and released the next year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) – 12:04 . 2.Spring Is Here (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 03:58 . 3.No Blues (Miles Davis) – 10:55 . 4.Oleo (Sonny Rollins) – […]

McCoy Tyner records ‘Time for Tyner,’ his ninth album with Bobby…

McCoy Tyner’s ‘Time for Tyner’ is his ninth album recorded on May 17, 1968 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.African Village (Mccoy Tyner) – 12:11 . 2.Little Madimba (Mccoy Tyner) – 08:34 . 3.May Street (Mccoy Tyner) – 05:22 . 4.I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Lorenz Hart, […]

Miles Davis, John Coltrane et al record ‘Steamin’ with the Miles…

‘Steamin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’ is an album recorded on May 11 and October 26, 1956 and released in May 1961 by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.Surrey With The Fringe On Top (Richard Rodgers) – 09:05 . 2.Salt Peanuts (Dizzy Gillespie, Kenny Clarke) – 06:09 . 3.Something I Dreamed Last Night (Sammy Fain) – […]

The original soundtrack album of ‘Oklahoma!’ is recorded (1985)

‘Oklahoma!’ is the original soundtrack album of the 1955 film of the same name, recorded on May 11, 1955 and released on August 1, 1955 by Angel. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Instrumental) (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 04:52 . 2.Oh, What A Beautiful Mornin’ (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 02:36 . 3.The Surrey […]

Miles Davis, John Coltrane et al record ‘Workin’ with the Miles…

‘Workin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’ is an album recorded on May 11 and October 26, 1956 with John Coltrane on every track but two and released in September 1959 by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.It Never Entered My Mind (Richard Rodgers) – 05:26 . 2.Four (Miles Davis) – 07:15 . 3.In Your Own Sweet […]

Chet Baker records ‘Jazz at Ann Arbor’ live at the University of…

Chet Baker‘s ‘Jazz at Ann Arbor’ is a live album recorded at the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan on May 9, 1954 and released in 1955 by Pacific Jazz. Track Listing : 1.Line For Lyons (Gerry Mulligan) – 06:45 . 2.Lover Man (James Sherman, Ram Ramirez, Jimmy Davis) – 05:45 . 3.My Funny Valentine […]

RCA publish Etta James’ ‘Burnin’ Down the House: Live at the…

Etta James‘ ‘Burnin’ Down the House: Live at the House of Blues’ is her twenty-eighth album recorded in West Hollywood and released on May 7, 2002 y Rca Victor. Track Listing : 1.Introduction – 0:50 . 2.Come To Mama (Willie Mitchell, Earl Randle) – 05:13 . 3.I Just Want To Make Love To You (Willie […]

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval‘s ‘Trumpet Evolution’ is an album (‘a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz’s and orchestral music’s past’) released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) – 02:15 . 2.When It’S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) – 03:02 . 3.At The […]

Getz and Evans record for Verve ‘Stan Getz & Bill Evans’ with…

‘Stan Getz & Bill Evans‘ is a collaboration album recorded with Elvin Jones & Ron Carter on May 5 & 6, 1964 and released in 1973 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 06:45 . 2.But Beautiful (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 04:41 . 3.Funkallero (Bill Evans) – 06:40 . […]

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 […]

Toots Thielemans records ‘Only Trust Your Heart’ with Fred Hersch,…

Toots Thielemans’ ‘Only Trust Your Heart’ is an album recorded in April and May 1988 with Fred Hersch, Marc Johnson, Harvie Swartz & Joey Baron and released by Concord. Track Listing : 1.Speak No Evil (Wayne Shorter) – 05:18 . 2.Estaté (Bruno Brighetti, Bruno Martino) – 04:56 . 3.Three And One (Toots Thielemans) – 05:38 […]

Bill Evans & Jim Hall record together ‘Undercurrent’ (1962)

‘Undercurrent’ by Bill Evans & Jim Hall is an album recorded on April 24 & May 14, 1962 and released the same year by United Artists. Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 05:21 . 2.I Hear A Rhapsody (Jack Baker, George Fragos, Dick Gasparre) – 04:36 . 3.Dream Gypsy (Judith […]

Judy Garland records ‘Judy at Carnegie Hall’ for Capitol (1961)

Judy Garland‘s ‘Judy at Carnegie Hall’ is a two-record live recording done on April 23, 1961, at Carnegie Hall, New York City, New York and released in 1961 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Overture: The Trolley Song/Over The Rainbow/The Man That Got Away (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin)/(Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg)/(Harold Arlen, Ira Gershwin) – 05:48 […]

John Coltrane records his final concert in New-York : ‘The Olatunji…

John Coltrane‘s ‘The Olatunji Concert: The Last Live Recording’ is his final live recording made in Ne York on April 23, 1967 and released in 2001 by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Introduction By Billy Taylor – 0:35 . 2.Ogunde (John Coltrane) – 28:25 . 3.My Favorite Things (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 34:38 Musicians […]

‘Starring Sammy Davis, Jr.’ is his debut album recorded for Decca…

‘Starring Sammy Davis, Jr.’ is his debut studio album recorded on April 18, 1955 and released the same year by Decca. Track Listing : 1.The Lonesome Road (Gene Austin, Nathaniel Shilkret) – 02:10 . 2.Hey There (Richard Adler, Jerry Ross) – 02:48 . 3.And This Is My Beloved (Robert C. Wright, George Forrest) – 02:52 […]