Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson plus the Oscar Peterson trio record ‘Stan Getz…

‘Stan Getz and J.J. Johnson at the Opera House’ is a live album recorded on October 10, 1957, accompanied by the Oscar Peterson trio and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Billie’S Bounce (Charlie Parker) – 09:45 . 2.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 08:10 . 3.Crazy Rhythm (Irving Caesar, […]

J. J. Johnson records ‘J.J. Inc.’ with Freddie Hubbard and Clifford…

J. J. Johnson’s ‘J.J. Inc.’ is an album recorded on August 1 & 3, 1960 with Freddie Hubbard and Clifford Jordan and released on April 10, 1961 By Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Mohawk (J.J. Johnson) – 09:22 . 2.Minor Mist (J.J. Johnson) – 05:08 . 3.In Walked Horace (J.J. Johnson) – 05:11 . 4.Fatback (J.J. […]

Miles Davis records ‘Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall’ with Hank…

‘Miles Davis at Carnegie Hall’ is a live album subtitled ‘The Legendary Performances of May 19, 1961’ and released the next year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) – 12:04 . 2.Spring Is Here (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 03:58 . 3.No Blues (Miles Davis) – 10:55 . 4.Oleo (Sonny Rollins) – […]

MGM / Verve publish ‘Jazz Samba’ by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd…

‘Jazz Samba’ by Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd is a bossa nova (and the first on the American jazz scene) album released on April 20, 1962 by Mgm/Verve. Track Listing : 1.Desafinado (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonça) – 05:52 . 2.Samba Dees Days (Charlie Byrd) – 03:35 . 3.O Pato (Jayme Silva, Neuza Teixeira) – […]

Stan Getz records ‘Sweet Rain’ with Chick Corea et al (1967)

Stan Getz’ ‘Sweet Rain’ is an album recorded on March 21 & 30, 1967 with Chick Corea, Ron Carter and Grady Tate and released in July 1967. Track Listing : 1.Litha (Chick Corea) – 08:30 . 2.O Grande Amor (Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius Demoraes) – 04:44 . 3.Sweet Rain (Mike Gibbs) – 07:12 . 4.Con […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘Alfie,’ an album for Impulse! (1966)

Sonny Rollins’ ‘Alfie’ is an album featuring music from the British film of the same name, recorded on January 26, 1966 and released the same year by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Alfie‘S Theme (Sonny Rollins) – 09:41 . 2.He’S Younger Than You Are (Sonny Rollins) – 05:09 . 3.Street Runner With Child (Sonny Rollins) – […]

Kudu Records publish Grover Washington, Jr’s debut album : ‘Inner…

Grover Washington, Jr’s ‘Inner City Blues’ is his debut album produced By Creed Taylor and released on January 3, 1972 by Kudu Records. Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Marvin Gaye) – 07:10 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) – 04:38 . 3.Mercy Mercy Me (The Ecology) (Marvin Gaye) – 05:07 . […]

Tamla publish Marvin Gaye’s ‘Trouble Man,’ a soundtrack album…

Marvin Gaye’s ‘Trouble Man’ is a soundtrack album released on December 8, 1972. Track Listing : 1.Main Theme From Trouble Man (2) (Marvin Gaye) – 02:30 . 2.’T’ Plays It Cool (Marvin Gaye) – 04:27 . 3.Poor Abbey Walsh (Marvin Gaye) – 04:13 . 4.The Break In (Police Shoot Big) (Marvin Gaye) – 01:57 . […]

Stan, Chick, Dizzy et al go to the White House (1982)

December 4, 1982 – American president Ronald Reagan has invited a few top jazz players to the White House – that is Diane Schuur, Stan Getz, Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitouš, Roy Haynes, Dizzy Gillespie, Jon Faddis next to classical violonist Itzhak Perlman – for a private concert More Info