Pat Metheny releases ‘Unity Band’ recorded with Chris Potter, Ben Williams and Antonio Sánchez (2012)

Pat Metheny's 'Unity Band' is a studio album recorded with Chris Potter, Ben Williams and Antonio Sánchez and released on June 12, 2012 by Nonesuch.1 . This Belongs To You (The Unity Sessions) Track Listing : 1.New Year (Pat Metheny) - 07:37 . 2.Roofdogs (Pat Metheny) - 05:33 . 3.Come And See (Pat Metheny) - 08:28 . 4.This Belongs To You (Pat Metheny) - 05:20 . 5.Leaving Town (Pat Metheny) -…

Pat Metheny records ‘Day Trip’ with Christian McBride and Antonio Sanchez (2005)

Pat Metheny's 'Day Trip' is a studio album recorded on October 19, 2005, with Christian McBride and Antonio Sanchez by Nonesuch Records.Track Listing : 1.Son Of Thirteen (Pat Metheny) - 05:49 . 2.At Last You'Re Here (Pat Metheny) - 07:59 . 3.Let'S Move (Pat Metheny) - 05:22 . 4.Snova (Pat Metheny) - 05:56 . 5.Calvin'S Keys (Pat Metheny) - 07:25 . 6.Is This America? (Katrina 2005) (Pat Metheny) -…

McBride, Scofield & Sanchez meet in New Jersey (2014)

August 16, 2014 - Christian McBride (b), John Scofield (g) and Antonio Sánchez (d) play at "Montclair Jazz Festival" Nishuane Park in Montclair NJ <img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/01/John-Scofield-Überjam-RVJ.jpg' alt='The John Scofield Band - Überjam ' width='190' height='161'/><img src='…

This week In Jazz Legends 19/52

Stan Getz, Chet Baker, Arturo Sandoval, Branford Marsalis, Dexter Gordon, Thelonious Monk, Joshua Redman, Sonny Rollins, Mal Waldron, Woody Shaw , Pharoah Sanders, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, Andy Sheppard, Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack Dejohnette, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez

Happy Birthday Marcus Miller. ‘Marcus Imperator’

This day (June 14, 1959), in Brooklyn, New York, is born Marcus Miller, an American bass player, composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Trip Trap & Bitches Brew (2020) 2 . Laid Black (2019) 3 . w/ Kinga Glyck - Blast (2018) 4 . w/ Tom Ibarra - Tutu (2016) 5 . Solo (2013) 6 . Tightrope (2012) 7 . Blast (2008) 8 . Jean Pierre (2008) 9 . Come Together (2007) 10 . Bruce Lee…

Happy Birthday Kenny G. ‘Super G’

This day (June 5, 1956), in Seattle, Washington, is born Kenneth Bruce Gorelick a.k.a Kenny G, an American contemporary and smooth jazz saxophonist.Tracklist : 1 . Midnight Motion (1988) 2 . w/ Stevie Wonder – Besame Mucho (2009) 3 . w/David Foster & Friends - Love Theme From St. Elmo'S Fire (2008) 4 . w/ Yolanda Adams - I Believe I Can Fly (2004) 5 . The Moment 6 . w/ Michael Bolton - How Am…

Pat Metheny and Unity Group featuring Chris Potter record ‘Kin’ for Nonesuch (2013)

'Kin' by Pat Metheny & Unity Group is a studio album recorded during June 2013 and released on February 3, 2014 By Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.On Day One (Pat Metheny) - 15:16 . 2.Rise Up (Pat Metheny) - 11:57 . 3.Adagia (Pat Metheny) - 02:14 . 4.Sign Of The Season (Pat Metheny) - 10:14 . 5.Kin (Pat Metheny) - 11:06 . 6.Born (Pat Metheny) - 07:51 . 7.Genealogy (Pat Metheny) - 00:38 . 8.We Go…

Happy Birthday Christian McBride. ‘The Prince McBride’

This day (May 31, 1972), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Christian McBride, an American jazz bassist.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Patrice Rushen (2019) 2 . w/ New Jawn – John Day (2018) 3 . Disco Soul (2016) 4 . Jazz Series (2015) 5 . w/ Lynn Seaton (2013) 6 . Used ‘Ta Could (2012) 7 . The Shade Of The Cedar Tree (2011) 8 . Chick Corea Freedom Band – Straight No Chaser (2010) 9 . Documentary (2009)…

Happy Birthday Gonzalo Rubalcaba. ‘Rubalcaba De Cuba’

This day (May 27, 1963), in Havana, Cuba, is born Gonzalo Rubalcaba, a Grammy Award-winning Cuban jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Joy, Joie (2019) . Gitaneria (2018) . w/ Anna Maria Jopek - Twe Usta Klamia (2017) . Volcan Trio (2016) . Joao (2014) . Supernova (2012) . Promenade (1999) . Agua De Beber (1995) . Giant Steps (1992) . & Chick Corea – Inprovisation (1991) . Autumn…

Sixth ‘International Jazz Day’ happens in Cuba (2017)

April 30, 2017 - Ambrose Akinmusire, Melissa Aldana, Richard Bona, Regina Carter, Kurt Elling, Roberto Fonseca, Kenny Garrett, Herbie Hancock, Quincy Jones, Ivan Lins, Marcus Miller, Youn Sun Nah, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Antonio Sánchez, Esperanza Spalding, Chucho Valdés and many more are gathered at Gran Teatro de la Habana Alicia Alonso in Cuba for the 6th "International Jazz Day"

This week In Jazz Legends 12/52

Antonio Sanchez, Chick Corea, Jack De Johnette, Herbie Hancock . Eliane Elias, Airto Moreira . Flora Purim, Art Blakey, Miles Davis, Weather Report, Gil Evans, Dave Holland, IrakereThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 367 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Antonio Sanchez . New Life (w/ Migration Band) Lifted…

Happy Birthday Quincy Jones. ‘Today is ‘Super Q’s Day”

This day (March 14, 1933), in Seattle, Washington, is born Quincy Delightt Jones a.k.a. Quincy Jones, an American record producer, conductor, arranger, film composer, ..Tracklist : w/ Big Band - Moanin' . The 75Th Birthday Celebration Live At Montreux (2008) . w/ Toots Thielemans, Patti Austin - Setembro (1996) . Back On Block Live (1991) . w/ Tamia & Babyface - Slow Jams . w/ Miles Davis -…

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 06/52

Gary Moore, Jeff Beck, Tommy Emmanuel, Ronny Jordan, Pat Metheny, Frank Gambale, Julian Lage, Shawn Lane, Eric Clapton, Joe Bonamassa, Neal Schon, Eddie Van HalenThey are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 281 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Gary Moore . GM Shreds Lifted from : We remember Gary Moore. 'The Moore's Law'2 .…

Nonesuch publish Pat Metheny Group’s thirteenth album : ‘The Way Up’ (2005)

Pat Metheny Group's 'The Way Up' is their thirteenth album featuring one 68 minute-long piece influenced by Steve Reich and released on January 25, 2005 by NonesuchTrack Listing : 1.Opening (Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays) - 05:17 . 2.Part One (Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays) - 26:27 . 3.Part Two (Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays) - 20:29 . 4.Part Three (Pat Metheny, Lyle Mays) - 15:54 Musicians : Pat Metheny - Acoustic…

Happy Birthday Gary Burton. ‘Vibrant’

This day (January 23, 1943), in Anderson, Indiana, is born Gary Burton, an American jazz vibraphonist.Tracklist : w/ Chick Corea - Tiny Desk Concert (2016) . NPR Music Tiny Desk Concert (2013) . Soloing on Ballads (2012) . w/ Chick Corea - Eleanor Rigby (2011) . Libertango (2009) . w/ Pat Metheny - Falling Grace . Demonstrates The Burton Grip . w/ Chick Corea - Rhumbata (1/2) . w/ Chick Corea -…

Michael Brecker records ‘Wide Angles,’ an album for Verve (2003)

Michael Brecker's 'Wide Angles' is an album recorded on January 22 & 24, 2003 and released on September 9, 2003 by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Broadband (Michael Brecker) - 06:45 . 2.Cool Day In Hell (Michael Brecker) - 07:51 . 3.Angle Of Repose (Michael Brecker) - 06:41 . 4.Tumbuktu (Michael Brecker) - 07:51 . 5.Night Jessamine (Michael Brecker) - 05:20 . 6.Scylla (Michael Brecker, George Whitty)…

Happy Birthday Chris Potter

This day (January 1st, 1971), in Chicago, Illinois,, is born Chris Potter, an American jazz saxophonist, composer and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : w/ NYU Ensemble - Tangerine (2019) . w/ Dr Lonnie Smith Trio - @ Festival International de Jazz de Montréal (2018) . w/ Danilo Pérez, Avishai Cohen, Wycliffe Gordon, Ben Street & Adam Cruz (2017) . w/Ari Hoenig - @ Smalls Jazzcub (2015) .…

Happy Birthday John Scofield. ‘Sco Hand’

This day (December 26, 1951), in  Dayton, Ohio, is born John Scofield, an American jazz guitarist and composer.Tracklist : Self Portrait in Three Colors (2020) . w/ Jon Cleary – @Reigenlive (2019) . Icons at the fair (2018) . w/ Uberjam Band – Blue Matter (2017) . w/ Mehldau Guiliana – Wake Up (2016) . w/ Joe Lovano Quartet – Chariots (2015) . Lawns (2014) . w/ Organic Trio @ Jazzwoche Burghausen…

Happy Birthday Kurt Elling. ‘Elling’s Tone’

This day (November 2, 1967), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Kurt Elling, an American jazz vocalist, composer, lyricist and vocalese performer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Charlie Hunter - The Seed (2021) . My Foolish Heart (2020) . w/ Kenny Banks Jr. – Georgia on My Mind (2019) . American Tune . w/ Rosario Giuliani – I like the sunrise (2017) . w/ Patti Austin – Too Close For Comfort (2015) . Where the…

The new Esperanza Spalding feels like Robert Wyatt in bed with Judy Garland. It has that organic intellectualism that implies ‘I put twelve spells on you because you’re mind’

Esperanza Spalding's '12 Little Spells' is her seventh album released on October 19, 2018 by Concord. Visual artist Ethan Samuel Young has directed the video version of the album. (Source Esperanza Spalding - 12 Little Spells | Official Site)Rolling Stone ...that will make your head spin with its exquisite intergenre oddity, like the prog-meets-pop-meets-spoken-word mini opus WBGO ..a word that…

This week In Jazz Legends 33/52 (special collaborations)

Alfredo "Chocolate" Armenteros . Wynton Marsalis, Stevie Wonder . Chick Corea, Charlie Haden . Kenny Barron, Oscar Peterson . Clark Terry, Mel Torme . George Shearing, Herbie Hancock, Wayne Shorter, Dave Holland . Brian Blade, Dave Liebman . Antonio Faraò, Christian McBride, John Scofield . Antonio Sanchez, Bucky Pizzarelli . Ruby Braff, Bill Frisell . Thomas Morgan, Lee Ritenour . Dave Grusin,…

Playing With Pat Metheny

Pat Metheny, whose birthday is today . Happy Birthday BTW . has duetted with . myriad of musicians of all genres and instruments. We have selected twelve of them. They are Antonio Carlos Jobim, Jim Hall, Ulf Wakenius, Charlie Haden, Joe Diorio, Lyle Mays, Dominic Miller, Brad Mehldau, Gary Burton, Herbie Hancock, John Scofield, Esbjörn Svensson. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist.…

Happy Birthday Pat Metheny. ‘Melting Pat’

This day (August 12, 1954,), in Lee's Summit, Missouri, is born Pat Metheny, American guitarist, leader of the Pat Metheny Group Digest Tracklist : Festival de la Guitarra (2018) . Kin - Live At The Five Angels Theater (2014) . And I Love Her (2011) . w/ Esbjorn Svensson Trio – Behind The Yashmack (2003) . w/ Paul Wertico - Follow Me (2001) . As It Is . w/ Kenny Garrett - Like Sonny (1995) .…

FRE:SH PIANO 01 (499 minutes – 10 albums)

More than eight hours of newly released albums by pianists , solo, in duo, in trio and so on. Shuffle it! : Aki Rissanen . Alfredo Rodriguez . Lisa Hilton . Federico Albanese . Joonas Haavisto Trio . Uri Caine & Jenny Lin . Moncef Genoud . Mike Melillo . Jon O'Bergh . Espen Eriksen Trio . Aki Rissanen - AmorandomFinnish pianist and composer Aki Rissanen with Antti Lötjönen on bass and Teppo…

Gilad Hekselman – This Just in

AND ALSO MORE MUSIC WITH GILAD HEKSELMAN MORE GUITAR MORE JAZZBUY IT FROMAMAZONITUNESCD UNIVERSEThis Just In' is the fourth release by Israeli NYC-Based Guitarist Gilad Hekselman.

World Circuit publish Ibrahim Ferrer’s album : ‘Buenos Hermanos’ produced by Ry Cooder (2003)

Ibrahim Ferrer's 'Buenos Hermanos' is an album produced by Ry Cooder and released on March 18, 2003 by World Circuit. Track Listing : 1.Boquiñeñe (Ibrahim Ferrer) - 03:34 . 2.Buenos Hermanos (Miguel Matamoros) - 04:37 . 3.La Música Cubana (Ibrahim Ferrer) - 05:11 . 4.Guaguancó Callejero (Ibrahim Ferrer) - 04:36 . 5.Naufragio (Agustín Lara Y Sus Ritmos) - 03:51 . 6.Como El Arrullo De Palma (Ibrahim…