This day (November 10, 1994), in Beverly Hills, California, died Carmen McRae, an American jazz singer.
This day (October 18, 2000), in Encino, California, died Gayle Peck also known as ‘Julie London’, American singer and actress.
This day (October 12, 1962), in Portland, Oregon, is born Chris Botti, an American trumpeter and composer.
This day (September 15, 1980), in Fort Lee, New Jersey,, died William John Evans a.k.a. Bill Evans, an American jazz […]
Keith Jarrett’s ‘Still Live’ is a live album recorded on July 13, 1986 at Philharmonic Hall in Munich, with Gary […]
George Benson’s ‘Inspiration: A Tribute to Nat King Cole’ is a studio album (featuring covers of Cole’s greatest songs) released […]
‘Steamin’ with the Miles Davis Quintet’ is an album recorded on May 11 and October 26, 1956 and released in […]
This day (March 31, 2006), in Hartford, Connecticut, died John Lenwood ‘Jackie’ McLean, an American jazz alto saxophonist.
Bill Frisell’s ‘Have a Little Faith’ is his fourth album recorded in March 1992 with Don Byron, Kermit Driscoll, Guy […]
Bill Frisell’s ‘Ghost Town’ is his twelfth (and the first to feature solo performances, overdubs and loops) album released on […]
This day (February 15, 1965), in Santa Monica, California, died Nathaniel Adams Coles a.k.a. Nat King Cole, an American singer.
Bill Evans’ ‘Portrait in Jazz’ is an album recorded on December 28, 1959 with Paul Motian and Scott LaFaro.
Tony Bennett’s ‘In Person!’ is an album recorded on December 22 & 30, 1958 with the Count Basie Orchestra.
Recorded on December 19 & 28, 1956, “Love Is the Thing” is an album (the first of four collaborations with […]