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Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella in Japan: ‘S Wonderful’ a live…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella in Japan:’s Wonderful’ is a live album recorded on January 19 and 22, 1964 at Hibiya Public Hall and Hotel Okura in Tokyo, Japan and released in 2011 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Cheek To Cheek (Irving Berlin) – 03:47 . 2.Deep Purple (Peter Derose, Mitchell Parish) – 03:59 . 3.Too Close […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s album : ‘Tony’ (1957)

Tony Bennett’s ‘Tony’ is an album (re-titled ‘Tony Bennett Showcase’) produced by Ernest Altschuler and released on January 14, 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.It Had To Be You (Isham Jones, Gus Kahn) – 02:58 . 2.You Can Depend On Me (Charlie Carpenter, Louis Dunlap, Earl Hines) – 02:14 . 3.I’M Just A Lucky […]

Lester Young records ‘Pres and Teddy’ with the Teddy Wilson Quartet…

Lester Young’s ‘Pres and Teddy’ is an album recorded on January 13, 1956 with the Teddy Wilson Quartet and released In April 1959 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) – 05:10 . 2.Prisoner Of Love (Russ Columbo, Clarence Gaskill, Leo Robin) – 07:40 . 3.Louise (Leo Robin, Richard Whiting) […]

Bill Evans records the album ‘The Solo Sessions, Vol. 2’ (1963)

Bill Evans’ ‘The Solo Sessions, Vol. 2’ is an album recorded on January 10, 1963 and released in 1992 By Milestone. Track Listing : 1.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) – 09:10 . 2.Santa Claus Is Coming To Town (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 04:33 . 3.I Loves You Porgy […]

Capitol publish Frank Sinatra’s album : ‘Come Fly with Me’…

Frank Sinatra’s ‘Come Fly with Me’ is an album (and his first collaboration with arranger/conductor Billy May) released on January 6, 1958 by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Come Fly With Me (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:19 . 2.Around The World (Victor Young, Harold Adamson) – 03:20 . 3.Isle Of Capri (Will Grosz, Jimmy […]

Tony Bennett records ‘In Person!’ an album with the Count Basie…

Tony Bennett’s ‘In Person!’ is an album recorded on December 22 & 30, 1958 with the Count Basie Orchestra and released in 1959 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Just In Time (Betty Comden, Adolph Green, Jule Styne) – 01:45 . 2.When I Fall In Love (Edward Heyman, Victor Young) – 02:20 . 3.Taking A Chance […]

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 […]

Lester Young records the album ‘The President Plays’ with the Oscar…

Lester Young’s ‘The President Plays’ is a studio album recorded on November 28, 1952 with the Oscar Peterson Quartet and released in June 1954 By Norgran Records. Track Listing : 1.Ad Lib Blues (Oscar Peterson, Lester Young) – 05:54 . 2.I Can’T Get Started (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin) – 03:41 . 3.Just You, Just Me […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘A Night at the Village Vanguard,’ an album…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘A Night at the Village Vanguard’ is an album recorded on November 3, 1957 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E.Y. Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) – 07:43 . 2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 06:39 . 3.Striver’S Row (Sonny […]

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 […]

Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong record ‘Ella and Louis’ with the…

‘Ella and Louis’ by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong is a studio album recorded on August 16, 1956 with the Oscar Peterson Quartet. Track Listing : 1.Can’T We Be Friends? (Paul James, Kay Swift) – 03:47 . 2.Isn’T This A Lovely Day? (Irving Berlin) – 06:16 . 3.Moonlight In Vermont (John Blackburn, Karl Suessdorf) – […]

Bud Powell records ‘The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 2’ (1963)

‘The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 2’ is a studio album recorded on August 14, 1953. Track Listing : 1.Autumn In New York (Vernon Duke) – 02:54 . 2.Reets And I (Benny Harris) – 03:22 . 3.Sure Thing (Bud Powell) – 2:39 . 4.Collard Greens And Black-Eyed Peas (Aka Blues In The Closet) (Oscar Pettiford) – […]

Barney Kessel records ‘Let’s Cook!’ for Contemporary (1962)

Barney Kessel’s ‘Let’s Cook!’ is an album recorded on August 6 and November 11, 1957 and released in 1962 by Contemporary. Track Listing : 1.Let’S Cook (Barney Kessel) – 11:18 . 2.Time Remembered (Vernon Duke) – 04:15 . 3.Just In Time (Jule Styne, Betty Comden, Adolph Green) – 04:57 . 4.Tiger Rag (Original Dixieland Jazz […]

Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong record ‘Ella and Louis Again’…

‘Ella and Louis Again’ by Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong is a studio (sequel to their 1956 ‘Ella and Louis’) album recorded on July 23 & 31 and August 13, 1957 In 1957 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Be That Way (Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish, Edgar Sampson) – 05:01 […]

Charles Mingus records ‘Mingus Three’ (also referred to as…

Charles Mingus’ ‘Mingus Three’ (also referred to as ‘Trio’) is an album recorded on July 9, 1957 with pianist Hampton Hawes and drummer Dannie Richmond and released the same year by Jubilee. Track Listing : 1.Yesterdays (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) – 04:13 . 2.Back Home Blues (Charles Mingus) – 05:29 . 3.I Can’T Get Started […]

Capitol begin the recording of ‘Nancy Wilson & Cannonball…

‘Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley’ is a studio album by Cannonball Adderley quintet with Nancy Wilson sitting in, recorded on June 27, 29 and August 23, 24, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Save Your Love For Me (Buddy Johnson) – 02:38 . 2.Teaneck (Nat Adderley) – 04:30 . 3.Never […]