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.Tracklist : 1 . w/ John Abercrombie – Hotel Le Hot (2008) 2 . w/ Gordon Beck – Waltz For Debbie 3 . w/ John Taylor Plus – in Budapest (1992) 4 . Bbc Omnibus (1977) (1/2) 5 . w/ Bob Brookmeyer – Island 6 . w/ John Surman — Flashpoint (1969)…

This week In Jazz Legends 48/52

Stan Getz, Charlie Byrd , Chico Hamilton, Herbie Hancock, Randy Brecker, Michael Brecker, Oscar Peterson, Count Basie, Stanley Turrentine, Joe Henderson, Kenny Wheeler, Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie , Bill Evans, Jaco Pastorius, Rahsaan Roland Kirk

This week In Jazz Legends 38/52

Roland Hanna, Erroll Garner, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans, Gordon Beck, Kenny Wheeler, Charles Mingus, Dizzy Gillespie, Keith Jarrett, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea , Jaco Pastorius Band, Steve Coleman, Jean Luc Ponty

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…

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…

Happy Dave Holland. ‘President Holland’

This day (October 1, 1946), in Wolverhampton, Staffordshire England, is born Dave Holland, an English jazz double bassist, composer and bandleader who has been performing and recording for five decades.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Zakir Hussain & Chris Potter – Good Hope (2019) 2 . w/ Zakir Hussain & Chris Potter – @Jazz in Marciac (2018) 3 . w/ Kenny Barron - @Jazz Vitoria Gasteiz 4 . w/ Prism –…

David Sylvian releases ‘Brilliant Trees,’ his first solo album (1984)

David Sylvian's 'Brilliant Trees' is his first solo album produced with Steve Nye and released on June 25, 1984 by Virgin.1 . Pulling Punches (Royal Festival Hall London, Nov 4th 1995) 2 . Pulling Punches 3 . Nostalgia 4 . The Ink In The Well 5 . Weathered Wall 6 . Red Guitar 7 . Brilliant Trees Track Listing : 1.Pulling Punches (David Sylvian) - 05:02 . 2.The Ink In The Well (David Sylvian) -…

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) .…

Erykah Badu releases ‘Worldwide Underground,’ her third studio album featuring ‘Love of My Life (An Ode to Hip-Hop)’ (2003)

Erykah Badu's 'Worldwide Underground' is her third studio album, released on September 16, 2003 by Motown Records.1 . Bump It (Live) 2 . Back In The Day (Puff, Live) 3 . (At The Warfield) 4 . I Want You (Veranos De La Villa, Madrid, 2012) 5 . Woo (NYE, 2006, Atlantic City) 6 . Danger (Live ) Track listing : . 1.World Keeps Turnin' (Intro) (Erykah Badu) – 1:39 . 2.Bump It (Erykah Badu, Audrey…

Happy Birthday Dee Dee Bridgewater. ‘Lady Dee Dee’

This day (May 27, 1950), in Memphis, Tennessee, is born Denise Eileen Garrett a.k.a Dee Dee Bridgewater, an American Jazz singer.Digest Tracklist : Peace (2019) . Tiny Desk Concert (2018) . Memphis (2017) . La belle vie (2015) . Festival Heineken Jazzaldia (2014) . Afro Blue ( 2012) . Bye Bye Blackbird (1997) . J'ai Deux Amours Tour (2005) . & Mike Hucknall - You've Got a Friend . Just…

‘Music For The Dancers’ New Music Videos N°91

El Villano, Chanel West Coast, Ozuna, Naira Marley, Jay Wheeler, Chris Viz, Be Vis . Lost Boy, Ans-T Crazy, Mr Eazi, Kalimete, Kenny, Shilole They are the performers of the twelve brand new worldwide dance tunes that caught, these past days, our interest and liking. Beware (possibly) NSFW Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . El Villano . Borombombom More by the…