Happy Birthday McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

...the Mt Fuji Jazz Festival in Japan which presents this year Herbie Hancock Super Trio, Art Blakey’s Realtime Jazz Messengers, McCoy Tyner Quintet, Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Smith Blue Note All Stars, Kenny Garrett and Dianne Reeves >> 81 MINUTES on RVM >> PLAY READ Wikipedia : This day (December 11,...

We remember Al Jarreau. ‘Al Is For Always’

...Washington (b) at Live Under The Sky Festival in Tokyo >> 17 MINUTES on RVM >> [2015] Herbie Hancock presents the International Jazz Day held in Paris with Al Jarreau, Annie Lennox, Dianne Reeves, Lee Ritenour and many more. >> 110 MINUTES on RVM >> [2016] Aretha Franklin, Herbie Hancock,...

We remember Jimmy Smith. ‘Jimmy Moved On’

...second day of the Mt Fuji Jazz Festival in Japan which presents this year Herbie Hancock Super Trio, Art Blakey’s Realtime Jazz Messengers, McCoy Tyner Quintet, Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Smith Blue Note All Stars, Kenny Garrett and Dianne Reeves >> 81 MINUTES on RVM >> PLAY Thanks to the following...

Happy Birthday Lee Ritenour. ‘Captain Lee’

...on RVM >> [2012] Lee Ritenour and Dave Grusin will be at the Jakarta International Java Jazz Festival held at A3 Hall JIExpo Kemayoran in Jakarta, Indonesia. >> 68 MINUTES on RVM >> [2014] Herbie Hancock presents the International Jazz Day held in Paris with Al Jarreau, Annie Lennox, Dianne...

Jazzin’Around Afro Blue

...Mambo Conga (2.56) . Horace Parlan – Congalegra (4.22) . Ray Barretto & Tito Allen – Indestructible (4.13) . Larry Harlow & Tito Allen – Silencio (6.34) . Fania All Stars (feat. Ray Barretto & Mongo Santamaria) – Congo Bongo (9.20) . Dianne Reeves – Afro Blue (5.30) . [/toggle]...

Happy Birthday Kenny Garrett. ‘Kenny G Like Garrett’

...Quintet, Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Smith Blue Note All Stars, Kenny Garrett and Dianne Reeves >> 81 MINUTES on RVM >> READ Wikipedia : This day (October 9, 1960), in Detroit, Michigan , is born Kenny Garrett, an American jazz saxophonist and flautist. Kenny Garrett : Garrett has always brought a...

Happy Birthday Annie Lennox

...They all take part in the “Nelson Mandela 70th Birthday Tribute” at Wembley Stadium, London >> 261 MINUTES on RVM >> [2014] Herbie Hancock presents the “International Jazz Day” held in Paris with Al Jarreau, Annie Lennox, Dianne Reeves, Lee Ritenour and many more. >> 110 MINUTES on RVM >>...

We remember Sarah Vaughan on Her Birthday. ‘Define The Divine’

...Soulfully by Sarah Vaughan is a studio album recorded on June 6,12, 1963 and arranged by Gerald Wilson. >> Released on February 13, 2001, The Calling: Celebrating Sarah Vaughan is a studio album (produced by George Duke) by Dianne Reeves . >> Recorded on March 1 and 2 1982, Crazy...

We remember Art Blakey. ‘Art Bop’

...the Mt Fuji Jazz Festival in Japan which presents this year Herbie Hancock Super Trio, Art Blakey’s Realtime Jazz Messengers, McCoy Tyner Quintet, Kenny Burrell, Jimmy Smith Blue Note All Stars, Kenny Garrett and Dianne Reeves >> 81 MINUTES on RVM >> [1982] Art Blakey plays with Terence Blanchard (tp),...

Last week In Visual Artists 35

...Camera Lenses) Lifted from : “A Little Moonlight” Dianne Reeves’ album 10 . David LaChapelle – Capturing an evening in space with Daphne Guinness (by Phase One) Lifted from : “Just Whitney…” Whitney Houston’s fifth album 11 . Gered Mankowitz – Talks about his 50 Year Photographic Retrospective (by ROCK...