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Sonny Rollins begins the recording of the album ‘The Bridge’ (1962)

Sonny Rollins’ ‘The Bridge’ is an album recorded on January 30, February 13 & 14, 1962 and released In 1962 by Bluebird/RCA, three years after his unexpected early retirement in 1959. Track Listing : 1.Without A Song (Edward Eliscu, Billy Rose, Vincent Youmans) – 07:28 . 2.Where Are You? (Harold Adamson, Jimmy Mchugh) – 05:10 […]

Wynton Marsalis’ ‘Crescent City Christmas Card’ is a holiday…

Wynton Marsalis’ ‘Crescent City Christmas Card’ is a holiday album featuring Kathleen Battle and Jon Hendricks and released in January, 1990 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Carol Of The Bells (Mykola Leontovych, Traditional) – 04:56 . 2.Silent Night (Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr) – Feat: . 3.Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Felix Mendelssohn, Charles Wesley) – […]

Thelonious Monk records ‘Underground,’ an album for Columbia (1967)

Thelonious Monk’s ‘Underground’ is an album recorded on December 14 and 21, 1967 and February 14, 1968 and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Thelonious (Thelonious Monk) – 03:16 . 2.Ugly Beauty (Thelonious Monk) – 010:46 . 3.Raise Four (Thelonious Monk) – 07:01 . 4.Boo Boo’S Birthday (Thelonious Monk) – 05:57 . […]

Thelonious Monk records ‘Live at the It Club’ with Charlie Rouse et…

Thelonious Monk’s ‘Live at the It Club’ is a live album recorded on October 31 and November 1, 1964 and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Blue Monk (Thelonious Monk) – 11:20 . 2.Well, You Needn’T (Thelonious Monk) – 09:17 . 3.’Round Midnight (Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams) – 06:32 . […]