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Contemporary publish Ornette Coleman’s debut album : ‘Something…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Something Else!!!!’ is his debut album recorded on February 10 – March 24, 1958 with Don Cherry among others and released the same year by Contemporary. Track Listing : 1.Invisible (Ornette Coleman) – 04:11 . 2.The Blessing (Ornette Coleman) – 04:45 . 3.Jayne (Ornette Coleman) – 07:17 . 4.Chippie (Ornette Coleman) – 05:37 […]

Archie Shepp begins the recording of ‘Attica Blues,’ an album for…

Archie Shepp’s ‘Attica Blues’ is an album (in direct reference to the Attica Prison riots) recorded on January 24–26, 1972 at A&R Recording, NYC and released the same year by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Attica Blues (Archie Shepp, Beaver Harris) – 04:49 . 2.Invocation: Attica Blues (Archie Shepp, Beaver Harris) – 00:18 . 3.Steam, Part […]

We Remember Alice Coltrane

January 12, 2007 – Alice Coltrane also known as Turiyasangitananda or Turiya Alice Coltrane, American pianist, organist, harpist, singer & composer passed away aged 69. She is remembered.

Dinah Washington records ‘Dinah!’ an album for Emarcy (1956)

Dinah Washington’s ‘Dinah!’ is an album recorded on January 11 & November 11, 1956 and released in 1956 by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Look To The Rainbow (Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) – 02:48 . 2.Ill Wind (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 03:39 . 3.A Cottage For Sale (Willard Robison, Larry Conley) – 03:18 . 4.All […]

Charlie Haden records ‘Quartet West,’ an album for Verve (1986)

Charlie Haden’s ‘Quartet West’ is an album recorded on December 22 and 23, 1986 and released in 1987 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Hermitage (Pat Metheny) – 07:59 . 2.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 06:19 . 3.The Good Life (Ornette Coleman) – 04:39 . 4.In The Moment (Charlie […]

Ornette Coleman records his sixth album : ‘Free Jazz: A Collective…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Free Jazz: A Collective Improvisation’ is his sixth album recorded on December 21, 1960 September 1961 and released by Atlantic Records. Track Listing : 1.Free Jazz (Part One) (Ornette Coleman) – 19:55 . 2.Free Jazz (Part Two) (Ornette Coleman) – 16:28 Musicians : Don Cherry — Pocket Trumpet . Scott Lafaro — Bass […]

Lee Morgan records ‘The Sidewinder’ for Blue Note (1964)

Lee Morgan’s ‘The Sidewinder’ is an album recorded on December 21, 1963 and released in 1964 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.The Sidewinder (Lee Morgan) – 10:25 . 2.Totem Pole (Lee Morgan) – 10:11 . 3.Gary’S Notebook (Lee Morgan) – 06:03 . 4.Boy, What A Night (Lee Morgan) – 07:30 . 5.Hocus Pocus (Lee […]

Freddie Hubbard begins the recording of ‘Bolivia,’ an album for…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘Bolivia’ is an album recorded between December 13, 1990 and January 14, 1991 In 1991 and released by Music Master. Track Listing : 1.Homegrown (Freddie Hubbard) – 08:41 . 2.Bolivia (Cedar Walton) – 06:54 . 3.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog Jr., Billie Holiday) – 06:31 . 4.Dear John (Freddie Hubbard) – 07:30 […]

Clifford Jordan records ‘Glass Bead Games’ for Strata-East (1973)

Clifford Jordan’s ‘Glass Bead Games’ is a double album recorded on October 29, 1973 and released in 1974 By Strata-East. Track Listing : 1.Powerful Paul Robeson (Clifford Jordan) – 05:42 . 2.Glass Bead Games (Clifford Jordan) – 04:36 . 3.Prayer To The People (Clifford Jordan) – 04:16 . 4.Cal Massey (Stanley Cowell) – 02:42 . […]

Ornette Coleman starts the recording of ‘Science Fiction,’ an album…

Ornette Coleman’s ‘Science Fiction’ is an album Recorded on September 9, 10 & October 13, 1971 and released in 1972 By Columbia. Track Listing : 1.What Reason Could I Give? (Ornette Coleman) – 03:06 . 2.Civilization Day (Ornette Coleman) – 06:04 . 3.Street Woman (Ornette Coleman) – 04:50 . 4.Science Fiction (Ornette Coleman) – 05:03 […]

Dexter Gordon records ‘Go!’ his tenth album for Blue Note (1962)

Dexter Gordon’s ‘Go!’ is his tenth studio album recorded on August 27, 1962 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Cheese Cake (Dexter Gordon) – 06:33 . 2.Guess I’Ll Hang My Tears Out To Dry (Jule Styne, Sammy Cahn) – 05:23 . 3.Second Balcony Jump (Billy Eckstine, Gerald Valentine) – 07:05 […]