Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'Summertime' is an album recorded on October 10, 16 & 24, November 5 & 20 and December 26, 1968 and released in 1969 By Cti.1 . Emily 2 . Someday My Prince Will Come (w/ Dave Brubeck Trio) Track Listing : 1.Samba (Struttin') With Some Barbeque (Louis Armstrong, Don Raye) - 04:26 . 2.Olvidar (Don Sebesky) - 05:33 . 3.Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) - 02:12…

Dave Brubeck records ‘Brubeck Time’ with his Quartet featuring Paul Desmond (1954)

Dave Brubeck Quartet's 'Brubeck Time' is an album recorded on October 12–14 and November 10, 1954.1 . Stompin' For Mili (w/ Paul Desmond) 2 . Audrey 3 . Pennies From Heaven 4 . Brother Can You Spare A Dime (Newport, 1979 ) Track Listing : 1.Audrey (Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond) – 03:35 . 2.Jeepers Creepers (Johnny Mercer, Harry Warren) – 04:57 . 3.Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke, Arthur…

Paul Desmond records ‘From the Hot Afternoon’ produced By Creed Taylor for A&M/CTI (1969)

Paul Desmond's 'From the Hot Afternoon' is an album recorded on June 24–25 & August 13–14, 1969 and released the same year by A&M/CTITrack Listing : 1.October (Outubro) - (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) - 03:00 . 2.Round N' Round (Gira Girou) (Milton Nascimento) - 04:32 . 3.Faithful Brother (Irmão De Fé) (Milton Nascimento) - 03:09 . 4.To Say Goodbye (Edu Lobo) - 04:01 . 5.From The…

Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond begin the recording of ‘1975: The Duets’ for A&M (1975)

Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond's '1975: The Duets' is a studio album (and the only one as a duo) recorded from June 10 till September 16, 1975 and released the same year by A&M.1 . Balcony Rock (w/ Paul Desmond) 2 . Koto Song Track Listing : 1.Alice In Wonderland (Sammy Fain, Bob Hilliard) - 04:04 . 2.These Foolish Things (Remind Me Of You) (Harry Link, Holt Marvell, Jack Strachey) - 05:09 .…

Jim Hall records ‘Concierto’ with Paul Desmond, Chet Baker, Steve Gadd et al (1975)

Jim Hall's 'Concierto' is an album recorded on April 16 & 23, 1975 with Paul Desmond, Chet Baker, Ron Carter, Steve Gadd and Roland Hanna and released the same year by CTI.Track Listing : 1.You'D Be So Nice To Come Home To (Cole Porter) - 07:08 . 2.Two'S Blues (Jim Hall) - 03:51 . 3.The Answer Is Yes (Jane Hall) - 07:41 . 4.Concierto De Aranjuez (Joaquín Rodrigo) – 19:22 Musicians : Jim Hall…

Miles Davis records ‘Tutu’ in tribute to Desmond Tutu (1986)

Miles Davis' 'Tutu' is an album (in tribute to Archbishop Desmond Tutu) recorded on March 25, 1986 and released in December 1986 By Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Tutu (Marcus Miller) - 05:15 . 2.Tomaas (Miles Davis, Marcus Miller) - 05:38 . 3.Portia (Marcus Miller) - 06:18 . 4.Splatch (Marcus Miller) - 04:46 . 5.Backyard Ritual(George Duke) -4:49 . 6.Perfect Way (David Gamson, Green…

This week In Jazz Legends 47/52

Anita O'Day, Jon Hendricks, Mel Torme, Weather Report, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Joshua Redman, Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, Jo Jones , Bill Evans, Ella Fitzgerald, Paul Desmond, Charlie Haden, Pat Metheny

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 Rivers

This week In Jazz Legends 23/52

Stan Getz, Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter, Tony Williams, Paul Desmond, Dave Brubeck, Monty Alexander, Ray Brown, Herb Ellis, Hilton Ruiz, Cyrus Chestnut, Berklee Sextet, Paquito D'Rivera, Hendrik Meurkens, Stanley Turrentine, Kamasi Washington, Anthony Braxton, Steve Lacy Quartet, Sun Ra Arkestra

The Dave Brubeck Quartet records with Leonard Bernstein : ‘Bernstein Plays Brubeck Plays Bernstein’ (1960)

'Bernstein Plays Brubeck Plays Bernstein' by The Dave Brubeck Quartet is an album recorded on January 30 and February 14, 1960 with Leonard Bernstein as conductor and released in 1961 by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Dialogues For Jazz Combo And Orchestra (Allegro) (Howard Brubeck) – 06:55 . 2.Dialogues For Jazz Combo And Orchestra (Andante-Ballad) (Howard Brubeck) – 05:13 . 3.Dialogues For Jazz…

Dave Brubeck Quartet records ‘Jazz at the College of the Pacific’ for Fantasy Records (1953)

Dave Brubeck Quartet's 'Jazz at the College of the Pacific' is a live album recorded on December 14, 1953 and released in December 1953 by Fantasy Records.1 . All The Things You Are (w/ Paul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan ) 2 . All The Things You Are Track Listing : 1.All The Things You Are (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) - 09:12 . 2.Laura (David Raksin, Johnny Mercer) - 03:12 . 3.Lullaby In…

We remember Dave Brubeck. ‘Take Final’

This day ( December 5, 2012), in Norwalk, Connecticut, died David Warren Dave Brubeck, an American jazz pianist.Tracklist : 1 . On Take Five (2009) 2 . w/ Paul Desmond & Gerry Mulligan – All The Things You Are (1971) 3 . Thank You (2000) 4 . Three To Get Ready 5 . Unsquare Dance 6 . Blue Rondo À La Turk (1962) 7 . Take Five (1961) Tracklist : Take Five . Take Five . Unsquare Dance . Blue…

On German TV today, Dave Brubeck at ‘Jazz Gehört und Gesehen’ (1966)

November 6, 1966 - the Dave Brubeck Quartet - that is Dave Brubeck (p), Paul Desmond (as), Joe Morello (d) and Eugene Wright (db) - takes part in German TV SWF-Reihe "Jazz – gehört und gesehen" program.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Dave-Brubeck-Quartet-Countdown-RVJ.jpg' alt='Dave Brubeck Quartet - Countdown—Time in Outer Space ' width='190' height='161'/>

On TV today, the Dave Brubeck Quartet at ‘Jazz Casual’ (1961)

October 17, 1961 - The Dave Brubeck Quartet - that is Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Joe Morello and Gene Wright - will be live at the Jazz Casual TV show hosted by Ralph J. Gleason.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Dave-Brubeck-Quartet-Countdown-RVJ.jpg' alt='Dave Brubeck Quartet - Countdown—Time in Outer Space ' width='190' height='161'/>

Columbia publish ‘Jazz Impressions of Japan’ by The Dave Brubeck Quartet (1964)

'Jazz Impressions of Japan' by The Dave Brubeck Quartet is an album recorded following the quartet's trip to Japan and released on August 10, 1964 by Columbia.1 . Koto Song Track listing : 1.Tokyo Traffic (Dave Brubeck) - 05:52 . 2.Rising Sun (Dave Brubeck) - 04:42 . 3.Toki's Theme (Dave Brubeck) - 02:10 . 4.Fujiyama (Dave Brubeck) - 05:05 . 5.Zen Is When (Bud Freeman, Leon Pober) - 02:53 .…

Keith Jarrett records ‘Still Live’ in Munich, with Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette (1986)

Keith Jarrett's 'Still Live' is a live album recorded on July 13, 1986 at Philharmonic Hall in Munich, with Gary Peacock and Jack DeJohnette and released the same year by ECM.1 . Late Lament 2 . You and the Night and the Music 3 . Barcelona, 1985 Track Listing : 1.My Funny Valentine (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) - 10:51 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) - 10:24 .…

The Dave Brubeck Quartet records ‘Time Out’ featuring ‘Blue Rondo À La Turk’ and ‘Take Five’ (1959)

'Time Out' by The Dave Brubeck Quartet is an album recorded on June 25, July 1 and August 18, 1959 by Columbia.1 . Quartet Blue Rondo à la Turk 2 . Take Five (Original Video) 3 . Take Five (1972) 4 . Three To Get Ready 5 . Blue Rondo à la Turk (Live) Track Listing : 1.Blue Rondo À La Turk (Dave Brubeck) - 06:44 . 2.Strange Meadow Lark (Dave Brubeck) - 07:22 . 3.Take Five (Paul Desmond) - 05:24 .…

George Benson records his twelfth album ‘Bad Benson’ for CTI (1974)

George Benson's 'Bad Benson' is his twelfth studio album recorded on April 22 and June 20, 1974 and released on October 13, 1974 by CTI.1 . Take Five (1976 Montreux 1986) 2 . My latin brother Track Listing : 1.Take Five (Paul Desmond) - 07:08 . 2.Summer Wishes, Winter Dreams (Alan Bergman, Marilyn Bergman, Johnny Mandel) - 02:56 . 3.My Latin Brother (George Benson) - 06:50 . 4.No Sooner Said…

Concord Picante publish Eliane Elias’ twentieth album : ‘Light My Fire’ (2011)

Eliane Elias 'Light My Fire' is her twentieth album released on May 31, 2011 by Concord Picante.1 . Bananeira (AVO Session,Basel) 2 . Rosa Morena (w/ Amanda Brecker, North Sea Jazz 2013) Track Listing : 1.Rosa Morena (Dorival Caymmi) - 04:18 . 2.Stay Cool (Kenny Dorham, Eliane Elias) - 04:03 . 3.Aquele Abraço (Gilberto Gil) - 05:18 . 4.Light My Fire (John Densmore, Robby Krieger, Ray Manzarek,…

Warner Bros. publish Al Jarreau’s live album : ‘Look to the Rainbow’ (1977)

Al Jarreau's 'Look to the Rainbow' is a live album recorded in Europe and released on May 27, 1977 by Warner Bros.Track Listing : 1.Letter Perfect (Al Jarreau) - 05:16 . 2.Rainbow In Your Eyes (Leon Russell) - 06:17 . 3.One Good Turn (Al Jarreau) - 06:30 . 4.Could You Believe (Al Jarreau) - 06:49 . 5.Burst In With The Dawn (Al Jarreau) - 07:24 . 6.Better Than Anything (Bill Loughborough, David…

We remember Chet Baker. ‘Chet After Chet’

This day (May 13, 1988), in Amsterdam, Netherlands, died Chesney Henry Baker, Jr. a.k.a Chet Baker, an American jazz trumpeter, flugelhornist and singer.Digest Tracklist : Blue In Green (1988) . My Funny Valentine (1987) . w/ Van Morrison - Send In The Clowns (1986) . w/ Stan Getz - Sweden (1983) . Love For Sale (1979) . Time After Time (1964) . w/ Lars Gullin - All The Things You Are (1959) .…

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…

Happy Birthday Steve Gadd. ‘He Is So Gadd’

This day (April 9, 1945), in Irondequoit, New York, is born Steve Gadd, an American session and studio drummer.Digest Tracklist : w/ Hermine Deurloo (2020) . w/ Blicher & Hemmer - Up Close (2019) . Can't turn you loose (2018) . w/ Chick Corea (Blue note NYC 2016) . Way Back Home (2015) . w/ Buddy Rich Big Band - Unknown . w/ James Taylor - Your Smiling Face (2012) . w/ Friends - Caravan…

Tonight on TV, Dave Brubeck and quartet are at ‘Music Showcase’ (1956)

March 4, 1956 - do not miss the Dave Brubeck Quartet - that is Dave Brubeck (p), Paul Desmond (as), Joe Dodge (d) and Norman Bates (b) at "Music Showcase" TV Show.<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/02/Dave-Brubeck-Quartet-Countdown-RVJ.jpg' alt='Dave Brubeck Quartet - Countdown—Time in Outer Space ' width='190' height='161'/>

This week In Jazz Legends (special sax & trumpet) 09/52

Dizzy Gillespie, Sam Rivers, Chris Potter, Woody Shaw, Paul Desmond, Wynton Marsalis, Ernie Watts, Wayne Shorter, Arturo Sandoval, Benny Golson, Jan Garbarek, James Carter, Roy Hargrove, Dave KozThey are the "Jazz Legends (special sax . trumpet)" performers selected among the 354 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . Dizzy Gillespie .…

The Dave Brubeck Quartet performs (and records) ‘At Carnegie Hall’ (1963)

'At Carnegie Hall' by The Dave Brubeck Quartet is a live album recorded on February 22, 1963 and released the same year by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Blues (W. C. Handy) - 11:52 . 2.Bossa Nova U.S.A. (Dave Brubeck) - 07:21 . 3.For All We Know (Sam M. Lewis, John Frederick Coots) - 09:38 . 4.Pennies From Heaven (T. J. Burke, Arthur Johnston) - 10:15 . 5.Southern Scene (Dave Brubeck) -…

The Dave Brubeck Quartet records ‘Countdown—Time in Outer Space’ for Columbia (1962)

'Countdown—Time in Outer Space' by the Dave Brubeck Quartet is a studio album recorded (partly) on February 12, 1962 and released the same year by Columbia.Track Listing : 1.Countdown (Dave Brubeck) - 02:23 . 2.Eleven Four (Paul Desmond) - 02:48 . 3.Why Phillis (Eugene Wright) - 02:17 . 4.Someday My Prince Will Come (Larry Morey, Frank Churchill) - 06:22 . 5.Castilian Blues (Dave Brubeck) - 02:33…

Last week In Visual Artists 11

James Rizzi, Anthony Mandler, Ellen von Unwerth, Jay Blakesberg, Michael Spencer Jones, Rene Francois Magritte, Kwaku Alston, Steven Gomillion, Terence Donovan, Todd Gray, Pete Turner, Young & Sick. They are the 12 Visual Artists selected among the 220 Posts we published last week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!Tracklist 1 . James Rizzi - My New York City (by…

Take Five (recounted)

From 'Take Five' to 'Five Will Get You Ten' , we have mixed 19 'Pure Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Five'. It has Jackie McLean, Grover Washington, Eliane Elias, Gerry Mulligan and many more.

Jazzin the Samba

From 'Samba De Minha Terra' to 'Samba de Una Nota So (One Note Samba)' , we have mixed 18 'Jazzified Samba' tunes around the theme of 'Real Jazzmen Doing Brazilian Music'. It has Quincy Jones , Pat Metheny , Stan Getz , Eddy Harris and many more.

Hundred

From 'Blue Seven' to 'Six bridges to cross' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes around the theme of 'Sum Of Numbers Equals 100'. It has Dianne Reeves, Benny Carter, Paul Desmond, Memphis Slim and many more.

Listen To Your (Lorenz) Hart

From 'The Most Beautiful Girl In The World' to 'Where Or When' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz' tunes written or co-written by 'Lorenz Hart'. It has Miles Davis, Gerry Mulligan, Paul Desmond, Cannonbal Adderley and many more.

Jazzin’Around Begin The Beguine

From 'Begin The Beguine' to 'Begin The Beguine' , we have mixed 18 'linked together by a clue' tunes around the theme of 'Cole Porter '. It has Nina Simone, Billy May, The Temptations, Rosemary Clooney & Perez Prado and His Orchestra and many more.

It Takes Many To Be Alone

From 'Alone In The City' to 'Lonely Boy Blues', we have mixed 17 'Jazz and Blues' tunes around the theme of 'Solitude'. It has Mal Waldron, Brenda Lee, Wes Montgomery, Ray Charles and many more.

Someday My Prince (His Dad, Mum & Sis) Will Come

From 'Someday My Prince Will Come' to 'King comforter', we have mixed 18 'Jazz, Reggae & Latin Music' tunes around the theme of 'Royal Family'. It has Paul Desmond, Taj Mahal, Beenie Man, Nicola Conte And His Group and many more.

Macy Gray releases her eighth album : ‘The Way’ (2014)

Macy Gray's 'The Way' is her eighth studio album released on October 7, 2014 by Happy Mel Boopy Touring Co.1 . Hands 2 . On Her New Album, The Way, And Her Amazing Covers 3 . Bang Bang 4 . Performance Tedx Hollywood 5 . Full Interview Track Listing : 1.Stoned (Tamir Barzilay, Martin Estrada, Ethan Farmer, Macy Gray, Happy Hinds, Mel Hinds, Adam "Royal Z" Waldman) - 04:05 . 2.Bang…

Joss Stone releases her second album : ‘Mind Body & Soul’ featuring ‘You Had Me’ (2004)

Joss Stone's 'Mind Body & Soul' is her second studio album released on September 15, 2004 by Relentless.1 . Right To Be Wrong (SWU Music And Arts Festival, Brazil, 2010) 2 . Jet Lag (São Paulo, 2012) 3 . Jet Lag (Jakarta, Java Jazz Festival, 01-03-2013) 4 . You Had Me 5 . Spoiled 6 . Don't Cha Wanna Ride 7 . Don't Cha Wanna Ride (Rio, 13 Jun 08) 8 . Less Is More (Paradiso Amsterdam ) 9 . Torn…

Aerosmith release their ninth studio album : ‘Permanent Vacation’ featuring ‘Angel’ and ‘Dude (Looks Like a Lady)’ (1987)

Aerosmith's 'Permanent Vacation' is their ninth studio album produced by Bruce Fairbairn and released on August 18 1987 by Geffen Records.1 . Hearts Done Time 2 . Dude (Looks Like A Lady) (Official Video) 3 . Angel (Official Video) 4 . Rag Doll (Monsters Of Rock, 2013) 5 . Dude (Looks Like A Lady) (Live, 2014) 6 . Angel Track Listing : 1.Heart'S Done Time (Joe Perry, Desmond Child) - 04:42 .…

This week In Male Balladeers 21/52

Marvin Gaye, Desmond Dekker, Levon Helm, Lenny Kravitz, Noel Gallagher, Paul Weller , Morrissey, Bob Dylan, Gil Scott Heron, Thom Yorke, David Crosby, James Blake, Ronald Isley

Geffen Records publish Aerosmith’s eleventh album ‘Get a Grip’ featuring ‘Livin’ on the Edge’ (1993)

Aerosmith's 'Get a Grip' feat. 'Livin' on the Edge' is their eleventh studio album released on April 20, 1993 by Geffen Records.Track Listing : 1.Intro (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Jim Vallance) - 00:24 . 2.Eat The Rich (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Jim Vallance) - 04:11 . 3.Get A Grip (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry, Jim Vallance) - 03:59 . 4.Fever (Steven Tyler, Joe Perry) - 04:15 . 5.Livin' On The Edge…