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Billy Strayhorn

Joe Henderson records ‘The Kicker’ for Milestone (1967)

Joe Henderson’s ‘The Kicker’ is an album recorded on August 10 & September 27, 1967 with Mike Lawrence, Grachan Moncur III, Kenny Barron, Ron Carter and Louis Hayes and released the same year by Milestone. Track Listing : 1.Mamacita (Joe Henderson) – 03:24 . 2.The Kicker (Joe Henderson) – 04:09 . 3.Chelsea Bridge (Billy Strayhorn) […]

Duke Ellington records ‘Live at the Blue Note’ with his Orchestra…

Duke Ellington’s ‘Live at the Blue Note’ is an album recorded on August 9, 1959 and released the same year by Roulette. Track listing : 1.Haupe [aka Polly’s Theme] (Duke Ellington) – 03:58 . 2.Flirtibird (Duke Ellington) – 03:01 . 3.Pie Eye’s Blues (Duke Ellington) – 03:16 . 4.Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell […]

Duke Ellington records ‘Soul Call’ with his orchestra at the…

Duke Ellington’s ‘Soul Call’ is a live album recorded with his orchestra on July 26, 27, 28 & 29 1966 at the Juan-les-Pins/Antibes Jazz Festival, Côte d’Azur and released In 1967 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.La Plus Belle Africaine (Duke Ellington) – 14:00 . 2.West Indian Pancake (Duke Ellington) – 04:41 . 3.Soul Call […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song…

Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song book’ is a studio album recorded with the Duke Ellington Orchestra on June 25 and October 17, 1957 and released the same year By Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Rockin’ In Rhythm (Harry Carney, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 05:17 . 2.Drop Me Off In Harlem (Nick Kenny) […]

Roland Kirk records ‘Left & Right’ for Atlantic (1968)

Roland Kirk’s ‘Left & Right’ is an album recorded on June 17 & 18 1968 and released the same year By Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Black Mystery Has Been Revealed (Roland Kirk) – 01:17 . 2.Expansions: Kirkquest/Kingus Mingus/Celestialness/A Dream Of Beauty Reincarnated/Frisco Vibrations/Classical Jazzical/El Kirk (Roland Kirk) – 19:37 . 3.Lady’S Blues (Roland Kirk) – […]

The Rolling Stones release ‘Still Life,’ a live album recorded…

The Rolling Stones‘ ‘Still Life’ is a live album recorded during the band’s American Tour in 1981 and released on June 1, 1982 by Rolling Stones/Virgin. Track Listing : 1.Intro: Take The ‘A’ Train (Billy Strayhorn) – 0:27 . 2.Under My Thumb (Mick Jagger, Keith Richards) – 04:18 . 3.Let’S Spend The Night Together (Mick […]

Tal Farlow and Lenny Breau record their unique collaboration album :…

‘Chance Meeting’ by Tal Farlow & Lenny Breau is their first and only performance together recorded on May 21, 1980 and released in 1997 by Guitarchives. Track Listing : 1.I Love You (Cole Porter) – 05:24 . 2.Satin Doll (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Johnny Mercer) – 07:03 . 3.My Funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) […]

Nonesuch publish Joshua Redman’s fourteenth album : ‘Walking…

Joshua Redman’s ‘Walking Shadows’ is his fourteenth album recorded with a large symphonic ensemble and released on May 6, 2013 by Nonesuch. Track Listing : 1.The Folks Who Live On The Hill (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) – 04:00 . 2.Lush Life (Billy Strayhorn) – 06:44 . 3.Stop This Train (John Mayer, Pino Palladino) – […]

Blue Note release ‘An Evening with Lena Horne’ recorded with the…

‘An Evening with Lena Horne’ is a live album recorded on September 19, 1994 with the Count Basie Orchestra and released on March 21, 1995 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.I Come Runnin’ (Roc Hillman) – 03:08 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) – 02:47 . 3.I’Ve Got The World On A String (Harold Arlen, Ted […]

Charles Mingus and a Sextet featuring Eric Dolphy record ‘Cornell…

Charles Mingus’ ‘Cornell 1964’ is a live album recorded on March 18, 1964 with a Sextet featuring Eric Dolphy and released in 2007 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Opening (Charles Mingus) – 00:16 . 2.Atfw You (Jaki Byard) – 04:26 . 3.Sophisticated Lady (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Mitchell Parish) – 04:23 . 4.Fables Of […]

Stating today, Bobby McFerrin tours Germany where he will record ‘The…

Bobby McFerrin’s ‘The Voice’ is a live album recorded between March 17 & 26, 1984 in Germany and released the same year by Elektra. Track Listing : 1.Blackbird (John Lennon, Paul Mccartney) – 03:07 . 2.The Jump (Bobby Mcferrin) – 04:48 . 3.El Brujo (Bobby Mcferrin) – 04:11 . 4.I Feel Good (James Brown) – […]

Duke Ellington starts the recording of the album ‘The Popular Duke…

‘The Popular Duke Ellington’ is a studio album recorded on March 9, 10 & 11, 1966 and released In 1967 by RCA Track Listing : 1.Take The A Train (Billy Strayhorn) – 04:40 . 2.I Got It Bad (And That Ain’T Good) (Duke Ellington, Paul Francis Webster) – 02:36 . 3.Perdido (Juan Tizol) – 03:14 […]