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Chick Corea

Chick Corea takes The Vigil to Milan (2015)

October 20, 2015 - Chick Corea and The Vigil - that is Tim Garland (s), Carlitos del Puerto (b), Marcus Gilmore (d), Charles Altura (g) and Luisito Quintero (perc) - will share the stage at Blue Note Milano in Milan, Italy

This week In Jazz Legends 41/52

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers,…

Playing Miles

'So What', 'Blue In Green', 'Freddie Freeloader', 'All Blues' etc. Miles Davis who passed away today 29 years ago, has left many compositions for the ages. Some of them have been covered by famous and not so famous artists.Sting, Marcus…

Playing Coltrane

'Naima','Giant Steps', 'Mr.PC' etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists.Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack…

This week In Jazz Legends 53

Roland Hanna, Erroll Garner, Ella Fitzgerald, Bill Evans, Gordon Beck, Kenny Wheeler, Charles Mingus, Dizzy Gillespie, Keith Jarrett, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea , Jaco Pastorius Band, Steve Coleman, Jean Luc Ponty. They are the "Jazz Legends"…

Jazz has its own Woodstock Festival (1981)

September 19, 1981 - Jack DeJohnette, Chick Corea, Pat Metheny, Anthony Braxton, Lee Konitz, Miroslav Vitouš and many more are in Woodstock to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Creative Music Studio, founded by Karl Berger and Ornette…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 34

Peter Gabriel & Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan, Phil Collins & David Crosby, Laura Mvula & Esperanza Spalding, Taj Mahal & Keb' Mo', Les Paul & Chet Atkins, King Curtis & Champion Jack Dupree, Stevie Wonder & Chick Corea,…

Stevie Wonder meets Chick Corea (2014)

August 17, 2014 - Stevie Wonder will (probably) sit in with Chick Corea's band - that is Marcus Gilmore (d), Luisito quintero (perc) and Tim Garland (s) - at Catalina Jazz Club in Hollywood, California <img…

Happy Birthday Jon Faddis. ‘The Dizzyple’

This day (July 24, 1953), in Oakland, California, is born Jon Faddis, an American jazz trumpet player and conductor.Digest Tracklist : w/ Barcelona Jazz Orquestra - Groovin' For Nat (2020) . w/ Melissa Aldana - New picture (2017) . I…

This week In One-Off Collaborations 31

Miles Davis & Chaka Khan - Steve Winwood, Arturo Sandoval & Tito Puente - Bob Weir & Grace Potter - John Lee Hooker, Carlos Santana & Etta James - John Lee Hooker, Muddy Waters, Freddie King & Johnny Winter - John…

Happy Birthday Al Di Meola. ‘Sundancer’

This day (July 22, 1954), in Jersey City, New Jersey, is born Al Di Meola, an American jazz fusion and Latin jazz guitarist, Digest Tracklist : Solo / Because (2019) . Mediterranean Sundance/Río Grande (2018) . w/ Steve Vai (2017) . Song…