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Chick Corea

This week In Guitar Virtuosi 31

Joe Bonamassa, Derek Trucks, Billy Gibbons, Eric Gales, Lucky Peterson, Robben Ford, Steve Hackett, Joe Satriani, John Mclaughlin, Pat Metheny, Jim Hall, Lee Ritenour, Mike Stern, Philip Catherine , Mark Speer, Wes Montgomery. They are the Guitar Virtuosi selected among the 244 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Happy Birthday McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (December 11, 1938), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Alfred McCoy Tyner, a jazz pianist. Tracklist : w/ John Scofield – Fly with the wind (2018) . For All We Know (2012) . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011) . Trailer For Guitars (2008) . Naima (2002) . w/ Joe Lovano – Live At Forte […]

This week In Jazz Legends 31

Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Abdullah Ibrahim, Carlos Ward, Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn, Stan Getz, Flora Purim, Dave Brubeck, Benny Goodman, Wes Montgomery, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Chick Corea, Roy Haynes, Miroslav Vitous, Thelonious Monk, Dizzy Gillespie, James Moody, Gene Harris, Ray Brown, Grady Tate. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 240 Posts we […]

Stan, Chick, Dizzy et al go to the White House (1982)

December 4, 1982 – American president Ronald Reagan has invited a few top jazz players to the White House – that is Diane Schuur, Stan Getz, Chick Corea, Miroslav Vitouš, Roy Haynes, Dizzy Gillespie, Jon Faddis next to classical violonist Itzhak Perlman – for a private concert More Info

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Live-Evil’ (1971)

Miles Davis’ ‘Live-Evil’ is an album (featuring live and studio recordings) released on November 17, 1971 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.Sivad (Miles Davis) – 15:16 . 2.Little Church (Hermeto Pascoal) – 03:17 . 3.Medley: Gemini , Double Image (Miles Davis, Joe Zawinul) – 05:56 . 4.What I Say (Miles Davis) – 21:12 . […]

Polydor publish Return to Forever’s second album : ‘Light as a…

Return to Forever’s ‘Light as a Feather’ is their second studio album, led by pianist Chick Corea and released in November 1972 by Polydor. Track Listing : 1.You’Re Everything (Chick Corea, Neville Potter) – 05:11 . 2.Light As A Feather (Stanley Clarke, Flora Purim) – 10:57 . 3.Captain Marvel (Chick Corea) – 04:53 . 4.500 […]

Miles Davis presents his new quintet in London (1969)

November 2, 1969 – Miles Davis presents his brand new quintet – Wayne Shorter (s), Chick Corea (ep), Dave Holland (b) and Jack DeJohnette (d) – at the Ronnie Scott’s Club in London (UK). BBC television is due to film part of the set.

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’ […]