Happy Birthday Dave Liebman. ‘Boss Of The Soprano’

This day (September 4, 1946), in Brooklyn, New York, is born Dave Liebman, an American saxophonist and flautist.Digest Tracklist : w/ Adam Rudolph, Hamid Drake – Chi (2018) . @ New Morning (2017) . w/ Martial Solal – Sunside – Paris (2015) . w/ Expansions – Samsara (2014) . w/ VEIN – Jazztage Leipzig (2012) . Smokin at the Cafe (2011) . Anubis (2002) . w/ Abbey Rader – Live in Orlando (2001) . My…

Miles Davis plays in Tokyo (1973)

June 20, 1973 - Miles Davis is with Al Foster (d), Michael Henderson (el b), Pete Cosey (g), Reggie Lucas (g), James Mtume Forman(perc) and Dave Liebman (s, fl) at Shinjuku Koseinenkin Kaikan in Tokyo

Miles Davis records ‘On the Corner’ for Columbia (1972)

Miles Davis' 'On the Corner' is a studio album recorded on June 1, 6 and July 7, 1972 and released on October 11, 1972 by Columbia.1 . Turnaroundphrase (November 3 1973, Vienna) 2 . On The Corner Session (Interviews NY) Track Listing : 1.On The Corner; New York Girl; Thinkin' One Thing And Doin' Another; Vote For Miles (Miles Davis) - 20:02 . 2.Black Satin (Miles Davis) - 05:20 . 3.One And One…

Douglas Records publish John McLaughlin’s ‘My Goal’s Beyond,’ his third solo album (1971)

John McLaughlin's 'My Goal's Beyond' is his third solo album dedicated to Indian guru Sri Chinmoy, his spiritual leade aAnd released in June 1971 by Douglas Records. 1 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat 2 . Goodbye, Pork Pie Hat (w/ Jonas Hellborg) 3 . Blue In Green 4 . Blue In Green (Chicago) Track Listing : 1.Peace One (John Mclaughlin) - 07:18 . 2.Peace Two (John Mclaughlin) - 12:15 . 3.Goodbye Pork…

Three Concerts with Eric Gale

Legendary Jazz and R&B guitarist, Eric Gale, who died today twenty-eight years ago has been from the sixties on, a "top session musician"....

Miles Davis records ‘Dark Magus’ at Carnegie Hall in New York City (1974)

Miles Davis' 'Dark Magus' is a live double album recorded on March 30, 1974 at Carnegie Hall in New York City and released in 1977 by CBS.Track Listing : 1.Dark Magus / Moja (Miles Davis) - 25:24 . 2.Dark Magus / Wili (Miles Davis) - 25:08 . 3.Dark Magus / Tatu (Miles Davis) - 25:20 . 4.Dark Magus / Nne (Miles Davis) - 25:32 Musicians : Miles Davis – Electric Trumpet With Wah-Wah, Yamaha Organ On…

Happy Birthday Al Foster. ‘You Can Call Him Al’

This day ( January 18, 1943), in Richmond, Virginia, is born Al Foster, an American jazz drummer.Tracklist : Live in Serbia (2012) . In Odessa (2010) . w/ Joe Lovano, George Mraz - His Dreams. . w Mccoy Tyner - Drum Solo (2000) . w/ Joe Henderson Trio - Recordame . In Paris . w/ Tony Lakatos Cecil Mcbee,Joanne Brackeen - Filenes (1995) . w/ Joe Henderson Trio - Take The A Train (1993) . w/…

Miles Davis Nonet plays at Village East (1973)

January 12, 1973 - the Miles Davis Nonet - that is Miles Davis (tpt), Dave Liebman (s), Reggie Lucas (g), Khalil Balakrishna (sitar), Cedric Lawson (kb), MICHAEL HENDERSON (el-b), Al Foster (d), Badal Roy (tabla), James Mtume (perc) - is at the Village East in New York City

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) .…

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Get Up with It’ (1974)

Miles Davis' 'Get Up with It' is an album (his last before a five years retirement) collecting tracks recorded between 1970 and 1974 and released on November 22, 1974 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.He Loved Him Madly (Miles Davis) - 32:05 . 2.Maiysha (Miles Davis) - 14:49 . 3.Honky Tonk (Miles Davis) - 05:54 . 4.Rated X (Miles Davis) - 06:49 . 5.Calypso Frelimo (Miles Davis) - 32:10 . 6.Red…

Miles Davis rocks Vienna (1973)

November 3, 1973 - Miles Davis plays with Dave Liebman (ss, ts, fl), Pete Cosey (g, perc), Reggie Lucas (g), MICHAEL HENDERSON (el-b), Al Foster (d) and James Mtume Foreman (cga, perc) at at the Stadthalle in Vienna, Austria

Miles Davis takes his septet to Stockholm (1973)

October 27, 1973 - Miles Davis will share the stage with James "Mtume" Forman* (perc), Al Foster (d), Michael Henderson (el b), Reggie Lucas (g), Pete Cosey (g, perc) and Dave Liebman (s, fl) at Konserthuset in Stockholm, Sweden

Playing Coltrane

'Naima','Giant Steps', 'Mr.PC' etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists.Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tynerr, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts,…

This week In Jazz Legends 36/52

<p class='nature_product'Herbie Hancock, Larry Coryell, Gary Burton, Sonny Rollins, Miles Davis, Ahmad Jamal, Joshua Redman, Brad Mehldau, George Duke, Marcus Miller, David Sanborn, Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Weather Report, Archie Shepp, Freddie Hubbard, Joe HendersonThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 323 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited…

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,…

Lieb & the Miles’ Sopranos

Dave Liebman, who turns 70 today belongs to the "soprano sax players featured on a Miles Davis studio record" small club. A club of eleven members - not counting anyone we may have missed : Wayne Shorter ("Bitches Brew", "In a Silent Way", "Big Fun"), Kenny Garrett ("Amandla"), Dave Liebman ("On the Corner", "Dark Magus"), Carlos Garnett ("On the Corner", "Big Fun", "Get Up with It"), Sonny…

Happy Birthday Joe Lovano. ‘Sounds of Joe’

This day (December 29, 1952), in Cleveland, Ohio, United States, is born Joseph Salvatore Joe Lovano an American jazz saxophonist, alto clarinetist, flautist.Tracklist : All As One (2020) . Tapestry (2019) . w/ Dave Douglas Sound Prints – The Corner Tavern (2018) . On This Day (2016) . w/ John Scofield – @ The City (2015) . w/Brussels Jazz Orchestra – Gent Jazz Festival (2013) . w/ Steve Grossman…

Nonesuch publish Joni Mitchell’s ‘Travelogue,’ an album featuring orchestral re-recordings of her previous songs (2002)

Joni Mitchell's 'Travelogue' is a double album featuring orchestral re-recordings of her previous songs, released on November 19, 2002 by Nonesuch.Track Listing : 1.Otis And Marlena (Joni Mitchell) - 03:54 . 2.Amelia (Joni Mitchell) - 06:48 . 3.You Dream Flat Tires (Joni Mitchell) - 03:48 . 4.Love (Joni Mitchell) - 05:40 . 5.Woodstock (Joni Mitchell) - 05:56 . 6.Slouching Toward Bethlehem (Joni…

Happy Birthday Martial Solal. ‘French Keys’

This day (August 23, 1927), in Algiers, Algeria, is born Martial Solal, a French jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Dave Liebman - 1 (2015) . Improvisation (2012) . Live in Italy (2008) . w/ Stefano Bollani - Improvisation on Caravan (2008) . The Last Time I Saw Paris / Body & Soul / Begin the Beguine (2007) . Triangle (1990) . w/ Toots Thielemans - What Is This Thing Called…