Woody Herman and the First Herd record ‘Ebony Concerto’ from Igor Stravinsky (1946)

Woody Herman's 'Ebony Concerto' is a live recording of an opus by Igor Stravinsky done with his 'First Herd' on March 25, 1946, at New York's Carnegie Hall.Track listing1.Allegro moderato (Igor Stravinsky) - 3:292.Andante (Igor Stravinsky) - 2:073.Moderato. Con Moto (Igor Stravinsky) - 3:36 Woody Herman Orchestra.Igor Stravinsky, conductor.Recorded in 1946. First Edition : Columbia 78rpm disc…

Woody Herman (reHeard)

From 'Bamba Samba' to 'At The Woodchopper's Ball', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Woody Herman '. It has Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis , Woody Herman , The Manhattan Transfer , Woody Herman and many more.

The Waterboys publish ‘Fisherman’s Blues,’ their fourth album co*produced by leader Mike Scott (1988)

The Waterboys' "Fisherman's Blues" is their fourth studio album produced by leader Mike Scott, Vinnie Kilduff, Bob Johnston & John Dunford and released in October 1988 by Ensign / ChrysalisTrack Listing : 1.Fisherman'S Blues (Mike Scott, Steve Wickham) - 04:26 . 2.We Will Not Be Lovers (Mike Scott) - 07:03 . 3.Strange Boat (Mike Scott, Anthony Thistlethwaite) - 03:06 . 4.World Party (Mike…

Blue Note publish Joe Lovano’s ‘I’m All For You,’ a ballads album recorded with Hank Jones (2004)

Joe Lovano's 'I'm All For You' is a ballads album recorded with Hank Jones, George Mraz and Paul Motian and released on May 4, 2004 by Blue Note.Track Listing : 1.I'M All For You (Joe Lovano) - 07:50 . 2.Don'T Blame Me (Dorothy Fields / Jimmy Mchugh) - 07:51 . 3.Monk'S Mood (Thelonious Monk) - 04:01 . 4.The Summary (A Suite For Pops) (Thad Jones) - 05:16 . 5.Stella By Starlight (Ned Washington /…

Bucky Pizzarelli & John Pizzarelli release a collaborative album ‘Generations’ (2007)

'Generations' by Bucky & John Pizzarelli is a father & son album released on April 10, 2007 by Arbors Records.Track Listing : 1.Fred (Neal Hefti) - 03:49 . 2.Polka Dots And Moon Beams (Johnny Burke, James Van Heusen) - 05:32 . 3.Rose Room (Art Hickman, Harry Williams) - 03:58 . 4.Midnight Sun (Sonny Burke, Lionel Hampton, Johnny Mercer) - 05:23 . 5.A Sleepin' Bee (Harold Arlen, Truman…

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) .…

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song Book’ for Verve (1964)

'Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Johnny Mercer Song Book' is a studio album recorded on October 19–21, 1964, with the Nelson Riddle Orchestra and released the same year by Verve.Track Listing : 1.Too Marvelous For Words (Johnny Mercer, Richard A. Whiting) - 02:31 . 2.Early Autumn (Johnny Mercer, Ralph Burns) - 03:51 . 3.Day In, Day Out (Johnny Mercer, Rube Bloom) - 02:49 . 4.Laura(Johnny Mercer,…

Astronomy Domine

From 'El Satelite' to 'Saturday Night On Saturn', we have mixed 17 'Jazz With a Slice Of Pop' tunes around the theme of 'Stars, Planets And Other Sky Items'. It has Benny Carter, Pat Metheny, Gene Ammons With Woody Herman & His Orchestra, Dinah Washington and many more.

Jazzin’Around Shadow Of Your Smile

From 'The Shadow Of Your Smile' to 'The Shadow Of Your Smile' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue that you have to guess' tunes around the theme of 'Johnny Mandel'. It has New York Ska-Jazz Ensemble, Helen Merrill, Elsie Bianchi, Henry Mancini and many more.

Jazz Dancing

From 'Unsquare Dance' to 'Carribean Fire Dance' , we have mixed 14 'Swing' tunes around the theme of 'Dancing with Jazz'. It has Ray Barretto, Nat Adderley, Donal Byrd, Joe Henderson and many more.

Paternity Taste

From 'One For Daddy-O' to 'My Heart Belongs To Daddy' , we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Fathers, Daddies & Papas'. "Paternity Taste" has Cannonball Adderley & Miles Davis, Henri Salvador, Henry Mancini, Earl Hines and many more.

Sweet Suite

From 'Cherry' to 'Apple Honey' , we have mixed in "Sweet Suite", 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Sweets And Desserts'. It has Roland Kirk, Duke Ellington, Eric Donaldson, Herb Ellis and many more.

No Woman? So, Cry!

From 'My Heart Must Do The Crying' to 'Crying Over You' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Crying Men'. It has Charles Mingus, Sonny Stitt, Darrell Glenn, Gerry & The Pacemakers and many more.

The Three Tenors (and More)

From 'Blue Turning Grey Over You' to 'Body And Soul', we have mixed 19 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Tenor Sax'. It has Houston Person & Ron Carter, Stanley Turrentine, Bud Freeman & Bucky Pizzarelli , Booker Ervin and many more.

Neal Hefti

From 'Song of India' to 'Little Pony', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Neal Hefti'. It has Alan Hawkshaw, Count Basie, Woody Herman, Neal Hefti & His Orchestra and many more.

The House that Jazz Built

From 'Funhouse' to 'Hot House', we have mixed 19 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'House'. It has Ernie Freeman Combo, Oscar Aleman, Chick Corea, Gerry Milligan Quartet with Chet Baker and many more.

Boys Get The Blues, Girls Too

From 'Blues Boy s Tone' to 'Little Girl Won't Quit', we have mixed 18 'Strictly Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Boys & Girls'. It has Johnnie Taylor, Roosevelt Sykes, Memphis Minnie, John Primer and many more.

Natalie Cole releases ‘Unforgettable… with Love,’ an album of standards performed by her father, Nat King Cole (1991)

Natalie Cole's 'Unforgettable… with Love' is an album featuring covers of standards performed by Natalie's father, Nat King Cole and released on June 11, 1991 by Elektra..1 . Route 66 (w/ Diana Krall) 2 . Mona Lisa, Smile (The Natalie Cole Special 1978) 3 . L.O.V.E. 4 . This can't be Love, Paper Moon 5 . That Sunday That Summer 6 . STRAIGHTEN UP 7 . Unforgettable Track Listing : 1.The Very…

Miles Davis starts the recording of ‘Miles Ahead’ with Gil Evans (1957)

Miles Davis' 'Miles Ahead' is his first collaboration with Gil Evans after the' Birth of the Cool' sessions, recorded on May 6, 10, 23, 27 and August 22, 1957 and released In November 1957 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Springsville (John Carisi) - 03:27 . 2.The Maids Of Cadiz (Léo Delibes) - 03:53 . 3.The Duke (Dave Brubeck) - 03:35 . 4.My Ship (Kurt Weill) - 04:28 . 5.Miles Ahead (Miles Davis,…

Ella Fitzgerald records with the Duke Ellington Orchestra : ‘The Stockholm Concert, 1966’

Ella Fitzgerald's 'The Stockholm Concert, 1966' is a live album recorded on February 7, 1966 with the Duke Ellington Orchestra and released in 1984 by Pablo.Track Listing : 1.Imagine My Frustration (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Gerald Wilson) - 05:13 . 2.Duke'S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) - 04:43 . 3.Satin Doll (Duke Ellington, Johnny Mercer, Billy Strayhorn) - 03:08 .…

We remember Freddie Hubbard ‘Hubiquity’

This day (December 29, 2008), in Sherman Oaks, California, died Freddie Hubbard, an American jazz trumpeter.Tracklist : w/ Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter - Cantaloupe Island (1985) . The Intrepid Fox (1990) . w/ Joe Henderson - Maiden Voyage (1986) . Fantasy In D (1982) . Straight Life (1975) . Birdlike (1967) . w/ Art Blakey - Moanin' (1992) . Tracklist : Red Clay . Open Sesame .…

Stevie Wonder releases his twenty third album : ‘A Time to Love’ featuring ‘So What the Fuss’ (2005)

Stevie Wonder's 'A Time to Love' is his twenty third (and his first in ten years) studio album released on October 18, 2005 by Motown.Track Listing : 1.If Your Love Cannot Be Moved (Stevie Wonder) - 06:11 . 2.Sweetest Somebody I Know (Stevie Wonder) - 04:31 . 3.Moon Blue (Stevie Wonder) - 06:44 . 4.From The Bottom Of My Heart (Stevie Wonder) - 05:11 . 5.Please Don'T Hurt My Baby (Stevie Wonder)…