Happy Birthday Martial Solal. ‘French Keys’

This day (August 23, 1927), in Algiers, Algeria, is born Martial Solal, a French jazz pianist and composer.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Dave Liebman - 1 (2015) 2 . Improvisation (2012) 3 . Live in Italy (2008) 4 . w/ Stefano Bollani - Improvisation on Caravan (2008) 5 . Viersen (2007) 6 . Antibes (1990) 7 . w/ Toots Thielemans - What Is This Thing Called (1990) 8 . On Green Dolphin Street (1965) 9 .…

This week In Jazz Legends 34/52

Branford Marsalis, Wayne Shorter, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Joe Henderson, McCoy Tynerr, Mahavishnu Orchestra, Herbie Hancock, Return to Forever, Stan Kenton, Jimmy Smith, Maynard Ferguson, Gerry Mulligan, Modern Jazz Quartet, Martial Solal, Toots Thielemans

This week In Jazz Legends 18/52

Miles Davis, Gill Evans, Dexter Gordon, Wes Montgomery, Martial Solal, Johnny Griffin, Charles Mingus, Gerry Mulligan, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, Dizzy Gillespie, Arturo Sandoval, Elvin Jones, Joshua Redman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Billy Cobham, Dave Brubeck, e.s.t., Barney Kessel, Herb Ellis

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.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Adam Rudolph, Hamid Drake – Chi (2018) 2 . The 12th man (2017) 3 . w/ Martial Solal – Sunside – Paris (2015) 4 . w/ Expansions – Samsara (2014) 5 . w/ VEIN – Jazztage Leipzig (2012) 6 . Smokin at the Cafe (2011) 7 . Anubis (2002) 8 . w/ Abbey Rader – Live in Orlando…

We Remember Lee Konitz. ‘Cool Lee’

This day (April 15, 2020), in New-York City, died Lee Konitzan American jazz alto saxophonist Digest Tracklist : Darn that dream (2018) . @ SeixalJazz (2017) . Body & Soul . Live In Italy (2012) . Solar (2008) . w/ Zimbo Trio - Luiza (1999) . w/ Frank Wunch - Thingin' (1995) . w/ Paul Motian Trio ~ I Wish I Knew (1991) . w/ Chick Corea - Stella By Starlight (1981) . Bird (1973) . w/ Bill…