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Sonny Stitt

Dizzy, Thelonious et al meet in Copenhagen (1971)

November 9, 1971 – The Giants of Jazz – that is Art Blakey (d), Dizzy Gillespie (tp), Al McKibbon (b), Thelonious Monk (p), Sonny Stitt (as, ts) and Kai Winding (tb) – share the stage at Tivoli Gardens in Copenhagen, Denmark

Dizzy Gillespie records ‘For Musicians Only’ with Stan Getz and…

Dizzy Gillespie’s ‘For Musicians Only’ is recorded on October 16, 1956 with Stan Getz and Sonny Stitt and released in 1958 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Bebop (Dizzy Gillespie) – 12:48 . 2.Dark Eyes (Florian Hermann) – 12:10 . 3.Wee (Allen’S Alley) (Denzil Best, Dizzy Gillespie) – 08:28 . 4.Lover Come Back To Me (Sigmund […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘At the Opera House’ in Los Angeles for…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘At the Opera House’ is a live album recorded on October 7, 1957 in Los Angeles and released in 1958 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.It’S All Right With Me (Cole Porter) – 02:45 . 2.Don’Cha Go Way Mad (Jimmy Mundy, Illinois Jacquet, Al Stillman) – 2:31 . 3.Bewitched, Bothered And Bewildered – […]

Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw record ‘The Eternal Triangle’ for…

‘The Eternal Triangle’ by Freddie Hubbard & Woody Shaw is an album recorded on June 11, 1987 with Ray Drummond, Carl Allen, Mulgrew Miller and Kenny Garrett and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Down Under (Freddie Hubbard) – 07:35 . 2.The Eternal Triangle (Sonny Stitt) – 07:49 . 3.The Moontrane […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Jazz at Santa Monica ’72’ with the…

Ella Fitzgerald‘s ‘Jazz at Santa Monica ’72’ is a live album recorded on June 2, 1972 with the Tommy Flanagan trio and the Count Basie Orchestra and released on August 2, 1972 by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Introductions By Norman Granz – 01:00 . 2.Basie Power (Ernie Wilkins) – 03:07 . 3.The Spirit Is Willing […]

Jazzin’Around Blue Rondo

Starting and ending with Dave Brubeck‘s composition ‘(Round, Round, Round) Blue Rondo’, we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue that you have to guess‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Dave Brubeck‘. It has Marlena Shaw, Astrud Gilberto featuring Zoot Sims, Dexter Gordon, Bessie Smith and many more.

Jazzin’Around Bags’ Groove

Starting and ending with Milt Jackson‘s composition ‘Bags’ Groove’, we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue‘ tunes. “Jazzin’Around Bags’ Groove” has Wes Montgomery, Herbie Hancock, Nat Adderley, Sonny Stitt, Booker Ervin, Don Patterson and many more.

No Woman? So, Cry!

From ‘My Heart Must Do The Crying’ to ‘Crying Over You’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Crying Men‘. It has Charles Mingus, Sonny Stitt, Darrell Glenn, Gerry & The Pacemakers and many more.