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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

Herbie Hancock releases ‘Gershwin’s World’ his forty-second…

Herbie Hancock’s ‘Gershwin’s World’ is his forty-second album recorded with Joni Mitchell, Chick Corea, Stevie Wonder, Wayne Shorter, etc and released on October 20, 1998 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Overture (Fascinating Rhythm) (George Gershwin) – 00:54 . 2.It Ain’T Necessarily So (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 04:44 . 3.The Man I Love (George Gershwin, […]

This week In Jazz Legends 23

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, Chucho Valdes, Archie Shepp, Max Roach, Abdullah Ibrahim, James Blood Ulmer, Sam Rivers. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected […]

Happy Birthday Lee Konitz. ‘Cool Lee’

This day (October 13, 1927), in Chicago, Illinois, is born Lee Konitz, an American jazz composer and alto saxophonist. Digest Tracklist : Darn that dream (2018) . @ SeixalJazz (2017) . Body & Soul . Live In Italy (2012) . Solar (2008) . w/ Zimbo Trio – Luiza (1999) . w/ Frank Wunch – Thingin’ […]

Polydor publish Chick Corea’s ‘My Spanish Heart’ featuring…

Chick Corea’s ‘My Spanish Heart’ is an album (among his most successfull) recorded in October, 1976 and released In 1976 By Polydor. Track Listing : 1.Love Castle (Chick Corea) – 04:45 . 2.The Gardens (Chick Corea) – 03:12 . 3.Day Danse (Chick Corea) – 04:27 . 4.My Spanish Heart (Chick Corea) – 01:37 . 5.Night […]

Stanley Clarke releases ‘Up’ by The Stanley Clarke Band (2014)

Released on September 30, 2014, “Up” is an album by The Stanley Clarke Band with many guests (and friends), covering Clarke’s own hits. Track Listing : 1.Pop Virgil (Stanley Clarke) – 03:17 . 2.Last Train To Sanity (Stanley Clarke) – 03:32 . 3.Up (Stanley Clarke) – 03:16 . 4.Brazilian Love Affair (For George Duke) (George […]

Playing Miles

‘So What’, ‘Blue In Green’, ‘Freddie Freeloader’, ‘All Blues’ etc. Miles Davis who passed away today 28 years ago, has left many compositions for the ages. Some of them have been covered by famous and not so famous artists. Sting, Marcus Miller, Herbie Hancock, Gerry Mulligan, Art Farmer, Lee Konitz, John Mclaughlin, Chet Baker, Hiromi, […]

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 DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, […]

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 Coleman.

Major jazz artists celebrate Blue Note 50th Anniversary in Japan (1989)

August 26, 1989 – Art Blakey, Bobby Hutcherson, Bobby Watson, Chick Corea, Dave Weckl, Dianne Reeves, Don Pullen, George Adams, Herbie Hancock, John Patitucci, Les McCann, Lou Rawls, Mulgrew Miller, Robin Eubanks, Ron Carter, Stanley Turrentine, Terrence Blanchard, Tony Williams and many more. They all perform at “Mt. Fuji Jazz Festival 89 with Blue Note” […]

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