Abdullah Ibrahim takes Ekaya to San Sebastian (2011)

July 22, 2011 - Abdullah Ibrahim and Ekaya - that is Cleave Guyton (as, fl), Keith Loftis (ts), Andrae Murchinson (tb), Toni Kofi (bs), Belden Bullock (b) and George Gray (d) - perform at "Jazzaldia" in Donosti, San Sebastian, Spain

Abdullah Ibrahim meets Carlos Ward (1984)

December 9, 1984 - South-African pianist Abdullah Ibrahim (ex Dollar Brand) and Panamanian saxophonist Carlos Ward play together at the "International Jazz Piano Festival" in Kalisz, the oldest city of Poland

Happy Birthday Abdullah Ibrahim. ‘Dr. Ibrahim’

This day (October 9, 1934), in Cape Town, South Africa, is born Adolph Johannes Brand a.k.a. Dollar Brand a.k.a. Abdullah Ibrahim, a South African pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : Torino Jazz Festival (2013) . Blue Bolero (2011) . @ Leverkusen (2007) . Cape Town Flower (1999) . Belleayre Music Festival 07 . w/ Carlos Ward – Poland 1984 . w/ Max Roach – Jazz Baltica 1997 . At The Victoria…

Abdullah Ibrahim is on German TV (1968)

August 14, 1968 - you do not want to miss Abdullah Ibrahim (p) John Tchicai, Gato Barbieri (s), Barre Phillips (b), Makaya Ntshoko (d) at Michael Naura´s German Jazz-TV series on NDR

We remember Gato Barbieri. ‘The Years Of El Gato’

This day (April 2, 2016), in New York City, died Leandro 'Gato' Barbieri, an Argentinean jazz tenor saxophonist and composer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Carlos Santana - Europa (1977) . Live In Montreal 1986 . Live At Sob'S . Last Tango In Paris . Entrevista . Reseña . Tracklist : Last Tango In Paris . Europa . Sweet Glenda . Fiesta . Tupac Amaru . I Want You . Mystica . Straight Into The Sunrise .…

We remember Hugh Masekela. ‘Just Hugh’

This day (January 23, 2018), in Johannesburg, died Hugh Ramopolo Masekela, a South African trumpeter, flugelhornist, cornetist, composer, and singer. Tracklist : Musicport Festival (2011) . Makoti . Melafestivalen (2010) . Hugh Masekela & Jabu Nkosi Ashiko - Sa Jazz Maestros . Conversations With Felicia . w/ Miriam Makeba - South Africa Freedom Song . Mandela (Bring Him Back Home)…

This week In Jazz Legends 49/52

Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Abdullah Ibrahim, Carlos Ward, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Stan Getz, Flora Purim, Dave Brubeck, Benny Goodman, Wes Montgomery, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Chick Corea, Roy Haynes, Miroslav Vitous, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, James Moody, Gene Harris, Ray Brown, Grady TateThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 313 Posts we publish this week.…

This week In Jazz Legends 41/52

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers, Chucho Valdes, Archie Shepp, Max Roach, Abdullah Ibrahim, James Blood Ulmer, Sam RiversThey are the "Jazz Legends" performers selected among the 352 Posts we…

We remember Max Roach. ‘Smart Max’

This day (August 16, 2007), in Manhattan, New York, died Max Roach, an American jazz percussionist, drummer, and composer.Digest Tracklist : The Third Eye . W/ Randy Weston Duo (Ii) - Well You Needn'T (1999) . Live In Israel . W/ Dizzy Gillespie – Manteca . Big Sid / It’S Time . w/ Abbey Lincoln - Driva Man (1964) . Drum Solo . w/ Art Blakey & Elvin Jones - Battle . Tracklist : January V .…

Africanisms

From 'Para Africa Traigo Mi Son' to 'Ritmo Africano' , we have mixed 18 'Tropical Rhythms' tunes around the theme of 'Africa meets Jazz meets Latin'. It has Tabu Ley Rochereau, Dizzy Gillespie, Cal Tjader, Eubie Blake and many more.

On the Airs

From 'Ventos Do Norte' to 'Air Waves' , we have mixed 18 'Jazz & Latin' tunes around the theme of 'Four Elements (Air)'. "On the Airs" has Djavan , Phil Woods, Chet Baker, Sarah Vaughan and many more.

Count And Duke Go To The Movies

From 'Sophisticated lady' to 'It dont mean athing', we have mixed 21 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Ellington & Basie Movie's Score'. It has , , , and many more.

Count Strayhorn

From 'Satin Doll' to 'Day Dream', we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Billy Strayhorn'. It has Ella Fitzgerald, David Sanborn, Archie Shepp, Jimmy Smith and many more.