Shirley Horn records ‘You Won’t Forget Me’ with Miles Davis, Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Toots Thielemans et al (1990)

Shirley Horn's 'You Won't Forget Me' is a studio album recorded on June 12 & August 13, 1990 and featuring Miles Davis' last appearance as a sideman and released in 1991 by Verve.1 . Come Dance With Me 2 . This Is The End Of A Beautiful Friendship (Bern, 1990) 3 . Loads Of Lovely Love (Bern, 1990) 4 . Nice And Easy (Bern, 1990) 5 . Music Thats Make Me Dance (Bern, 1990) 6 . Something Happens…

Branford Marsalis plays at North Sea Jazz (1987)

July 10, 1987 - the Branford Marsalis Quartet - that is Branford Marsalis (ts, ss), Kenny Kirkland (p), Delbert Felix (b) and Lewis Nash (d) - will perform at "North Sea Jazz Festival" in The Hague, The Netherlands

Miles Davis records ‘Decoy’ with Robert Irving III and Branford Marsalis (1983)

Miles Davis ' 'Decoy' is an album recorded on June 30, July 7 and September 5, 10 & 11, 1983 with Robert Irving III, John Scofield and Branford Marsalis and released in In June 1984 by Columbia.1 . Decoy (Video) 2 . Code M.D. 3 . Code M.D. Track Listing : 1.Decoy (Robert Irving Iii) - 08:33 . 2.Robot 415 (Miles Davis, Robert Irving Iii) - 01:09 . 3.Code M.D. (Robert Irving Iii) - 05:58 .…

Branford Marsalis records ‘The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born’ with Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts and Robert Hurs (1991)

Branford Marsalis' 'The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born' is an album recorded with Jeff 'Tain' Watts and Robert Hurs on May 16-18 and June 24, 1991 and released in October 1991 By Sony Music.Track Listing : 1.Roused About (Robert Hurst) - 08:08 . 2.The Beautyful Ones Are Not Yet Born (Branford Marsalis) - 13:42 . 3.Xavier'S Lair (Branford Marsalis) - 08:54 . 4.Cain & Abel (Branford…

Branford Marsalis plays in Burghausen (2003)

May 8, 2003 - the Branford Marsalis Quartet - that is Branford Marsalis (ts), Joey Calderazzo (p), Eric Revis (b) and Jeff Tain Watts (d) - headlines at Internationale Jazzwoche Burghausen in Germany

Sony Music publish the album ‘Requiem’ by Branford Marsalis (1999)

Branford Marsalis's 'Requiem' is an album recorded with Eric Revis, Jeff 'Tain' Watts and Kenny Kirkland and released in March 1999 by Sony Music.Track Listing : 1.Doctone (Branford Marsalis) - 06:07 . 2.Trieste (Paul Motian) - 08:23 . 3.A Thousand Autumns (Branford Marsalis) - 10:38 . 4.Lykief (Branford Marsalis) - 09:40 . 5.Bullworth (Branford Marsalis) - 06:35 . 6.Elysium (Branford Marsalis) -…

Branford Marsalis records ‘Trio Jeepy’ with Jeff Tain Watts and Milt Hinton (1988)

Branford Marsalis' 'Trio Jeepy' is an album recorded on January 3-4, 1988 with bassist Milt Hinton and released in June 1989 By Sony Music.Track Listing : 1.Housed From Edward (Branford Marsalis) - 09:27 . 2.The Nearness Of You (Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington) - 10:30 . 3.Three Little Words (Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby) - 05:07 . 4.Makin' Whoopee (Walter Donaldson, Gus Kahn) - 00:47 . 5.U.M.M.G.…

Art Blakey records ‘Keystone 3’ with the Jazz Messengers featuring Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis for Concord Jazz (1982)

Art Blakey's 'Keystone 3' is a live album recorded in January, 1982 with the Jazz Messengers featuring Wynton Marsalis and Branford Marsalis and released in 1982 by Concord Jazz.Track Listing : 1.In Walked Bud (Thelonious Monk) - 08:25 . 2.In A Sentimental Mood (Duke Ellington, Manny Kurtz, Irving Mills) - 07:15 . 3.Fuller Love (Bobby Watson) - 08:49 . 4.Waterfalls (Wynton Marsalis) - 11:28 . 5.A…

Branford Marsalis records ‘Contemporary Jazz’ with Eric Revis, Jeff ‘Tain’ Watts and Joey Calderazzo for Sony Music (1999)

Branford Marsalis' 'Contemporary Jazz' is an album recorded in December 1999 with Eric Revis, Jeff 'Tain' Watts and Joey Calderazzo and released in August 2000 by Sony Music.Track Listing : 1.In The Crease (Branford Marsalis) - 06:49 . 2.Requiem (Branford Marsalis) - 06:49 . 3.Elysium (Branford Marsalis) - 16:03 . 4.Cheek To Cheek (Irving Berlin) - 08:47 . 5.Tain Mutiny (Branford Marsalis) -…

Branford Marsalis releases ‘Eternal,’ a live album recorded in Tarrytown, NY (2004)

Branford Marsalis' 'Eternal' is an album recorded at Tarrytown Music Hall in Tarrytown, New York in October 2003 and released on September 14, 2004.Track Listing : 1.The Ruby And The Pearl (Ray Evans, Jay Livingston) - 08:52 . 2.Reika'S Loss (Jeff Tain Watts) - 07:51 . 3.Gloomy Sunday (László Jávor, Sam M. Lewis, Rezso Seress) - 12:43 . 4.The Lonely Swan (Joey Calderazzo) - 09:04 . 5.Dinner For…

Happy Birthday Branford Marsalis. ‘Brother Branford’

This day (August 26, 1960), in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, is born Branford Marsalis, an American saxophonist, composer and bandleader.Digest Tracklist : Cianna (2019) . w/ Terence Blanchard – @ Ellis Marsalis Center for music in New Orleans (2017) . w/ Kurt Elling – Upward Spiral (2016) . Solo (2015) . Branford Marsalis & Chrisian Mcbride – In The Crease (2010) . Samo (2009) . Marsalis Family…

The Marsalis family swings (2018)

May 16, 2018 - The Marsalis Quintet - that is Ellis Marsalis Jr., Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Delfeayo Marsalis, Jason Marsalis plus bassist Noah Jackson - will be on stage at Radio City Music Hall in New-York City

Wynton Marsalis begins the recording of ‘J Mood’ for Columbia (1985)

Wynton Marsalis' 'J Mood' is an album recorded between December 17 and 20, 1985 and released in 1986 by Columbia Records.Track Listing : 1.J Mood (Wynton Marsalis) - 08:35 . 2.Presence That Lament Brings (Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts) - 05:53 . 3.Insane Asylum (Donald Brown, Wynton Marsalis) - 06:34 . 4.Skain'S Domain (Wynton Marsalis) - 06:30 . 5.Melodique (Wynton Marsalis) - 04:32 .…

This week In Jazz Legends 19/52

Stan Getz, Chet Baker, Arturo Sandoval, Branford Marsalis, Dexter Gordon, Thelonious Monk, Joshua Redman, Sonny Rollins, Mal Waldron, Woody Shaw , Pharoah Sanders, Carla Bley, Steve Swallow, Andy Sheppard, Keith Jarrett, Gary Peacock, Jack Dejohnette, Gary Burton, Pat Metheny, Steve Swallow, Antonio Sanchez

VSOP II are at Montreux Jazz (1983)

July 23, 1983 - VSOP II featuring Wynton Marsalis, Branford Marsalis, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams is on stage at at "Montreux Jazz Festival", Switzerland

This week In Soul Artists 29/52

Billie Holiday, The Temptations, Martha and The Vandellas, Etta James, Ray Charles, Natalie Cole, Jill Scott, Stevie Wonder, Michael Jackson, Chaka Khan, George Clinton, the P Funk All Stars, Bernie Worrell, the Woo Warriors

Columbia release Harry Connick Jr. ‘s thirtieth album : ‘Every Man Should Know’ (2013)

Harry Connick, Jr.'s 'Every Man Should Know' is his thirtieth album produced By Tracey Freeman and released on June 11, 2013 by Columbia.1 . One Fine Thing 2 . Every Man Should Know 3 . Song for Ellen 4 . Every Man Should Know 5 . And I Love Her (American Idol) Track Listing : 1.Every Man Should Know (Harry Connick, Jr.) - 03:44 . 2.One Fine Thing (Harry Connick, Jr.) - 03:39 . 3.I Love Her…

Happy Birthday Tom Jones. ‘Miner Tom’

This day (June 7, 1940), in Treforest, Pontypridd, Wales, is born Sir Thomas John Woodward a.k.a Tom Jones, a Welsh singer.Tracklist : 1 . Knock On Wood (2020) 2 . w/ Bethzienna Williams - Cry To Me (2019) 3 . Don't Knock (2017) 4 . New Kiss (2016) 5 . Take My Love (2015) 6 . w/ Sally Barker - Walking In Memphis (2014) 7 . Soul of a Man (2012) 8 . Sex Bomb (1999) 9 . Green Green Grass Of Home…

Sting releases his first solo album : ‘The Dream of the Blue Turtles’ featuring ‘If You Love Somebody Set Them Free and ‘Russians’ (1985)

Sting's 'The Dream of the Blue Turtles' is his first solo album released on June 1, 1985 by A&M, excatly two years after the final Police album. 1 . If You Love Somebody Set Them Free (Official Music Video) 2 . If You Love Somebody Set Them Free 3 . Love Is The Seventh Wave (Official Music Video) 4 . Love is the 7th Wave / Mother & Child Reunion (w/ Paul Simon, Feb 8 2014) 5 . Russians…

Happy Birthday Christian McBride. ‘The Prince McBride’

This day (May 31, 1972), in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Christian McBride, an American jazz bassist.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Patrice Rushen (2019) 2 . w/ New Jawn – John Day (2018) 3 . Disco Soul (2016) 4 . Jazz Series (2015) 5 . w/ Lynn Seaton (2013) 6 . Used ‘Ta Could (2012) 7 . The Shade Of The Cedar Tree (2011) 8 . Chick Corea Freedom Band – Straight No Chaser (2010) 9 . Documentary (2009)…

Chrysalis Records release Guru’s ‘Jazzmatazz, Vol. 1’ (1993)

Guru's 'Jazzmatazz, Vol. 1' is one of the first albums combining a live jazz band with hip hop, released on May 18, 1993 by Chrysalis Records.Track Listing : 1.Introduction- 01:20 . 2.Loungin'- 04:38 . 3.When You'Re Near- 04:02 . . 4.Transit Ride - 03:58 . . 5.No Time To Play - 04:54 . . 6.Down The Backstreets - 04:47 . 7.Respectful Dedications - :54 . 8.Take A Look (At Yourself) - 03:59 . .…

This week In Jazz Legends 20/52

Lester Young, Coleman Hawkins, The Marsalis Family, Hank Jones, Joe Lovano, McCoy Tyner Quartet, George Benson, Earl Klugh, Miles Davis, John Scofield, Elvin Jones Trio, Esperanza Spalding, Bobby McFerrin, Miles Davis, Coleman Hawkins

Happy Birthday Stevie Wonder. ‘Wonder Day In Wonderland’

This day (May 13, 1950), in Saginaw, Michigan, is born Stevland Hardaway Morris a.k.a Stevie Wonder, an American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist.Digest Tracklist : Lean On Me, Love's In Need of Love Today (2020) . Easy like Sunday Morning (Lionel Richie Tribute Kennedy Center Honors, 2019 ) . Isn’t She Lovely ( Global Citizen 2017 New York) . Faith (w/ Ariana Grande, 2016) . w/ Sting…

Happy Birthday to Ron Carter. ‘Beau Ron’

This day (May 4, 1937), in Ferndale, Michigan, is born Ron Carter, an American jazz double-bassist. Digest Tracklist : w/ Al Foster & Eli Degibri - United Blues (2019) . Foursight (2018) . You Are My Sunshine (2015) . Golden Striker Trio (2013) . My Funny Valentine (2011) . Dear Miles (2010) . w/ Helen Sung - First Trip (2009) . Autumn Leaves (2006) . Little Walts (1990) . w/ Bobby…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 16/52

Robert Plant & Queen, Guns N' Roses & Angus Young, Joan Jett, Miley Cyrus & Dave Grohl, Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney & Joe Walsh, Sting & Backstreet Boys, Massive Attack & Portishead, Korn & Robert Smith, David Bowie & Peter Frampton, Iggy Pop & Kate Pierson, Mary J. Blige & Jamie Foxx, Stevie Wonder & John Legend, Dr John, Professor Longhair & The…