We remember Albert Mangelsdorff. ‘Der Posaunist’

This day (July 25, 2005), in Frankfurt, Germany, died Albert Mangelsdorff, a German modern jazz trombonist.Tracklist : 1 . Albert Mangelsdorff 5Tet (2004) 2 . Ripoff / Mood Azure (1983) 3 . The United Jazz & Rock Ensemble - Be Bop Scat 4 . Globe Unity Orchestra - Live In Berlin (1970) 5 . Now Jazz Ramwong 6 . w/ Jaco Pastorius - Trilogue (1976) Tracklist : Sakura Waltz . Varie . Ant Steps…

This week In Jazz Legends 30/52

Sonny Rollins, Frank Foster, John Faddis, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, VSOP II, Laurindo Almeida, Johnny Griffin, Herbie Hancock, Santana, Gil Evans, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Globe Unity Orchestra, Ornette Coleman

We wish ‘Gefeliciteerd!’ to Han Bennink. ‘Let It Bennink’

This day (April 17, 1942), in Zaandam, the Netherlands, is born Donald Hantopher 'Han' Bennink, a Dutch jazz drummer and percussionist.Digest Tracklist : w/ Uri Caine (2018) . w/ Terrie Ex (2016) . Desktop Drumming HEREZIE (2014) . Solo Improvisation At Bishopsgate Institute, London . Anton Goudsmit En Han Bennink Spelen Traps No. 1 (2009) . Cheltenham (2008) . w/ Trio Bbg (2006) . Live @…

Herzlichen Glückwunsch zum Geburtstag! Peter Brötzmann. ‘Still Free After All These Years’

This day (March 6, 1941), in Remscheid, Germany, is born Peter Brötzmann, a German free jazz saxophonist and clarinetist.Tracklist : w/ Fred Lonberg-Holm - Memories of a Tunicate (2020) . Full Blast Citadelic ( 2019) . w/ Heather Leigh Wels (2016) . w/ Hans Bennink - Nou en !? (2014) . w/ Fred Lonberg-Holm, Paal Nilssen-Love, Masahiko Satoh, Akira Sakata - Brötzfest Shinjuku Pit Inn (2011) .…

We remember Alphonse Mouzon. ‘Fusion Moves On’

This day (December 26, 2016), in Los Angeles, California, died Alphonse Mouzon, a jazz-fusion drummer and percussionist Tracklist : w/ Larry Coryell & The 11th House - Right On, Y'all (2013) . I Wonder Why (2012) . Jams . w/ Paul Jackson & Herbie Hancock - Hang Up Your Hang Ups (1979) . w/ Jaco Pastorius, Albert Mangelsdorff - Zores Mores (1976) . w/ Miroslav Vitous & Weather…

United Jazz & Rock Ensemble gathers in Germany (1992)

November 29, 1992 - Euro big band United Jazz and Rock Ensemble - that is Ack van Royen (tp), Ian Carr (tp), Kenny Wheeler (tp), Albert Mangelsdorff (tb), Barbara Thompson (as), Charlie Mariano (ts), Wolfgang Dauner (p), Volker Kriegel (g), Dave King (b) and Jon Hiseman (d) - performs at Frankfurter Hof in Mainz, Germany

United Jazz & Rock Ensemble gather in Hamburg (1994)

November 13, 1994 - Euro big band United Jazz and Rock Ensemble - that is Ack van Royen (tp), Ian Carr (tp), Kenny Wheeler (tp), albert mangelsdorff (tb), Barbara Thompson (as), Christof Lauer (ts), Wolfgang Dauner (p), Volker Kriegel (g), Dave King (b) and Jon Hiseman (d) - performs at Fabrik in Hamburg, Germany

The Globe Unity Orchestra serenades Berlin (1970)

November 7, 1970 - the Globe Unity Orchestra - that is Alexander von Schlippenbach (p, perc), Derek Bailey (el g), Heinz Sauer (ts, bs, as), Peter Brötzmann (ts, bs), Evan Parker (ts, ss), Gerd Dudek (ts, ss, fl), Michel Pilz (bcl, ss, fl), Kenny Wheeler (tp, flug), Bernard Vitet (tp), Tomasz Stanko (tp), Manfred Schoof (tp, flug), Albert Mangelsdorff (tb), Malcolm Griffith (tb), Paul Rutherford…

We remember Kenny Wheeler. ‘Seventy Two Plus Twelve’

This day (September 18, 2014), in London, died Kenneth Vincent John Wheeler a.k.a. Kenny Wheeler, a Canadian composer, trumpet and flugelhorn player.Digest Tracklist : w/ John Abercrombie – Hotel Le Hot (2008) . w/ Gordon Beck – Waltz For Debbie . w/ John Taylor Plus – in Budapest (1992) . Bbc Omnibus (1977) (1/2) . w/ Bob Brookmeyer – Island . w/ John Surman — Flashpoint (1969) . Tracklist :…

Trombone Slide Show

Featuring Crazy Swede . Marshall Gilkes . Fred Wesley . Hindemith . Trombone . Samba . Gunhilde and Gerd . Jubilee Stomp . 24 Trombones . Scarborough Fair . Raul de Souza . Cave Jazz . 4G Trombone Quartet . Stardust