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Bill Evans records ‘Conversations with Myself,’ a solo album for…

Bill Evans’ ‘Conversations with Myself’ is a solo album recorded on February 6, 9 & May 20, 1963 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.’Round Midnight (Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams) – 06:35 . 2.How About You? (Burton Lane, Ralph Freed) – 02:50 . 3.Spartacus Love Theme (Alex North) – 05:10 . […]

Wes Montgomery records his nineteenth album : ‘Down Here on the…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Down Here on the Ground’ is his nineteenth album recorded on December 20, 21, 1967 & January 22, 26, 1968 and released in 1968 By A&M. Track Listing : 1.Wind Song (Herb Alpert, Nick Ceroli, Neil Larsen, John Pisano, Paul Francis Webster) – 02:22 . 2.Georgia On My Mind (Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell) […]

Bill Evans records ‘Trio 64’ with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian…

Bill Evans’ ‘Trio 64’ is an album recorded on December 18, 1963 with Gary Peacock and Paul Motian and released in 1964. Track Listing : 1.Little Lulu (Buddy Kaye, Sidney Lippman, Fred Wise) – 03:52 . 2.A Sleepin’ Bee (Harold Arlen, Truman Capote) – 05:30 . 3.Always (Irving Berlin) – 04:03 . 4.Santa Claus Is […]

Verve record ‘Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra’…

Johnny Hodges with Billy Strayhorn and the Orchestra’ is a studio album arranged by Billy Strayhorn, featuring many members of Duke Ellington’s orchestra and recorded on December 11–12, 1962 and released in June 1962 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Don’T Get Around Much Anymore (Duke Ellington, Bob Russell) – 03:00 . 2.I Got It Bad […]

The Gil Evans Orchestra records the album ‘Out of the Cool’ for…

‘Out of the Cool’ by The Gil Evans Orchestra. is an album recorded on November 18 & 30, December 10 & 15, 1960 and released in February 1961 by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.La Nevada (Gil Evans) – 15:38 . 2.Where Flamingos Fly (Elthea Peale, Harold Courlander, John Benson Brooks) – 05:14 . 3.Bilbao Song […]

Wes Montgomery records his twelfth album ‘Movin’ Wes’ for…

Wes Montgomery’s ‘Movin’ Wes’ is his twelfth (and his second to reach the charts) album recorded on November 11, 16, 1964 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Caravan (Duke Ellington, Irving Mills, Juan Tizol) – 02:39 . 2.People (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) – 04:23 . 3.Movin’ Wes, Pt. 1 (Wes Montgomery) […]

Freddie Hubbard records ‘Straight Life’ with Joe Henderson, Herbie…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘Straight Life’ is a soul/funk influenced jazz album recorded on November 16, 1970 with Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, George Benson , Ron Carter, Jack Dejohnette and more and released in January 1971 By Cti. Track Listing : 1.Straight Life (Hubbard) – 17:30 . 2.Mr. Clean (Weldon Irvine) – 13:37 . 3.Here’S That Rainy […]

George Benson records the album ‘Shape of Things to Come’ produced…

George Benson’s ‘Shape of Things to Come’ is a studio album (his first to be produced by Creed Taylor) recorded on August 27 & October 22, 1968 and released in 1969 by A&M. Track Listing : 1.Footin’ It (George Benson, Don Sebesky) – 04:23 . 2.Face It Boy, It’S Over (Andy Badale, Frank Stanton) – […]

Wes Montgomery and Jimmy Smith record their third collaboration album :…

‘Jimmy & Wes: The Dynamic Duo’ by Wes Montgomery & Jimmy Smith is their third collaboration album, recorded on September 21, 23 & 28, 1966 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Down By The Riverside (Traditional) – 10:02 . 2.Night Train (Jimmy Forrest) – 06:46 . 3.James And Wes (Jimmy Smith) […]

Stan Getz records for Verve, ‘Big Band Bossa Nova’ with the Gary…

Stan Getz’ ‘Big Band Bossa Nova’ is an album recorded on August 27 and 28, 1962 with the Gary McFarland Orchestra and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Manha De Carnival (Morning Of The Carnival) (Luiz Bonfá) – 05:48 . 2.Balanço No Samba (Street Dance) (Gary Mcfarland) – 02:59 . 3.Melancólico (Melancholy) […]

CTI publish George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ produced by Creed…

George Benson’s ‘Body Talk’ is a studio album produced by Creed Taylor and released on August 23, 1973 by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Dance (George Benson, Pee Wee Ellis) – 10:31 . 2.When Love Has Grown (Donny Hathaway, Gene Mcdaniels) – 05:03 . 3.Plum (George Benson) – 05:31 . 4.Body Talk (George Benson) – 08:20 […]

CTI publish Eumir Deodato’s ‘Deodato 2’ featuring John Tropea…

Eumir Deodato’s ‘Deodato 2’ is an album recorded with John Tropea & Stanley Clarke and released on July 18, 1973 by Cti. Track Listing : 1.Nights In White Satin (Justin Hayward) – 06:01 . 2.Pavane For A Dead Princess (Maurice Ravel) – 04:08 . 3.Skyscrapers (Eumir Deodato) – 06:40 . 4.Super Strut (Eumir Deodato) – […]

Wes Montgomery records ‘Smokin’ at the Half Note’ with the…

‘Smokin’ at the Half Note’ by Wes Montgomery & the Wynton Kelly Trio is their second collaboration album recorded live in late June 1965 and in studio, on September 22, 1965 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.No Blues (Miles Davis) – 13:00 . 2.If You Could See Me Now (Tadd […]

Paul Desmond records ‘From the Hot Afternoon’ produced By Creed…

Paul Desmond’s ‘From the Hot Afternoon’ is an album recorded on June 24–25 & August 13–14, 1969 and released the same year by A&M/CTI Track Listing : 1.October (Outubro) – (Fernando Brant, Milton Nascimento) – 03:00 . 2.Round N’ Round (Gira Girou) (Milton Nascimento) – 04:32 . 3.Faithful Brother (Irmão De Fé) (Milton Nascimento) – […]

A&M / CTI release Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’…

Quincy Jones’ ‘Walking in Space’ feat. ‘Killer Joe’ is a studio album recorded on June 18 & 19, 1969 and released in 1969 by A&M/Cti.. Track Listing : 1.Dead End (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 04:05 . 2.Walking In Space (Galt Macdermot, James Rado, Gerome Ragni) – 12:06 . 3.Killer Joe (Benny Golson) […]

Antônio Carlos Jobim records ‘Wave,’ his fourth album for A&M…

Antônio Carlos Jobim’s ‘Wave’ is his fourth (and his most successful album to date) album recorded on May 22-24 and June 15, 1967 and released in September 1967 By A&M. Track Listing : 1.Wave (Antônio Carlos Jobim) – 02:56 . 2.The Red Blouse (Antônio Carlos Jobim) – 05:09 . 3.Look To The Sky (Antônio Carlos […]

Verve publish ‘The Astrud Gilberto Album,’ her first album recorded…

‘The Astrud Gilberto Album’ is her first solo album produced by Creed Taylor and released in May 1965 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Once I Loved (Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinícius De Moraes) – 02:14 . 2.Agua De Beber (Astrud Gilberto, Vinícius De Moraes) – 02:20 . 3.Meditation (Norman Gimbel, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton […]

Getz and Evans record for Verve ‘Stan Getz & Bill Evans’ with…

‘Stan Getz & Bill Evans‘ is a collaboration album recorded with Elvin Jones & Ron Carter on May 5 & 6, 1964 and released in 1973 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 06:45 . 2.But Beautiful (Johnny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 04:41 . 3.Funkallero (Bill Evans) – 06:40 . […]

Jimmy Smith records ‘The Cat’ with a big band arranged by Lalo…

Jimmy Smith‘s ‘The Cat’ is an album recorded on April 27 & 29, 1964. with a big band arranged by Lalo Schifrin and released in September 1964 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Theme From Joy House (Lalo Schifrin) – 04:38 . 2.The Cat (From Joy House) (Lalo Schifrin, Rick Ward) – 03:24 . 3.Basin Street […]