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Art Farmer

ABC Paramount publish Quincy Jones’ debut album : ‘This Is How I…

Quincy Jones’ ‘This Is How I Feel About Jazz’ is his debut album recorded in New-York City and released on March 21, 1957 by Abc Paramount. Track Listing : 1.Walkin’ (Richard Carpenter) – 10:47 . 2.Stockholm Sweetnin’ (Quincy Jones) – 05:41 . 3.Evening In Paris (Quincy Jones) – 04:09 . 4.Sermonette (Adderley, Hendricks) – 05:58 […]

Art Farmer and Benny Golson record together ‘Meet the Jazztet’…

‘Meet the Jazztet’ by Art Farmer & Benny Golson is an album recorded on February 6, 9 & 10, 1960 and released the same year by Argo. Track Listing : 1.Serenata (Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish) – 03:30 . 2.It Ain’T Necessarily So (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:26 . 3.Avalon (Buddy Desylva, Al Jolson, Vincent […]

Dizzy Gillespie plays in Copenhagen (1970)

November 4, 1970 – Dizzy Gillespie plays with the Kenny Clarke – Francy Boland Big Band – that is Tony Coe (as), Derek Humble (as), BIlly Mitchel (ts), Ronnie Scott (ts), Sahib Shihab (bs), Benny Bailey (tp), Art Farmer (tp), Dusko Goycovich (tp), Idrees Sulieman (tp), Nat Peck (tb), Ake Persson (tb), Erik van Lier […]

Playing Miles

‘So What’, ‘Blue In Green’, ‘Freddie Freeloader’, ‘All Blues’ etc. Miles Davis who passed away today 27 years ago, has left many compositions for the ages. Some of them have been covered by famous and not so famous artists. Cassandra Wilson, Sting, Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Gerry Mulligan, Art Farmer, Lee Konitz, John Mclaughlin, Chet […]

Americans in Paris

From ‘Made You Love Paris’ to ‘Florence Sur Les Champs-Elysees’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘American Jazzmen in (and about) Paris‘. It has Mary Lou Williams, Duke Ellington, The Ray Draper Quintet, Cal Tjader and many more.

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.

Jazz Dancing

From ‘Unsquare Dance’ to ‘Carribean Fire Dance’ , we have mixed 14 ‘Swing‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Dancing with Jazz‘. It has Ray Barretto, Nat Adderley, Donal Byrd, Joe Henderson 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.

Jazzin’Around Moanin’

From ‘Moanin’ to ‘Moanin” , we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Art Blakey‘. It has Nat King Cole, George Lewis, The Mar-Keys, Al Jolson and many more.

Jazz In The Cities

From ‘Calcutta’ to ‘Nostalgia De Mexico’, we have mixed 20 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Worldwide Cities‘. It has Nina Simone, Johnny Griffin, Kenny Ball & His Jazzmen, Astor Piazzolla – Gerry Mulligan and many more.