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Duke Ellington

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) […]

Arturo Sandoval releases ‘Trumpet Evolution’ (2003)

Arturo Sandoval’s ‘Trumpet Evolution’ is an album (‘a journey through the great trumpeters from jazz’s and orchestral music’s past’) released on May 6, 2003 by Crescent Moon/Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Dipper Mouth Blues (King Oliver) – 02:15 . 2.When It’S Sleepy Time Down South (Clarence Muse, Otis Rene, Leon René) – 03:02 . 3.At The […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella in London’ at Ronnie Scott’s…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella in London’ is a live album recorded on April 11, 1974 at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club with a quartet and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Sweet Georgia Brown (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) – 03:15 . 2.They Can’T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) […]

Polydor publish Toots Thielemans’ ‘Live’ recorded in Holland…

Toots Thielemans’ ‘Live’ is an album recorded in Holland with an European rhythm section and released on April 4, 1974 by Polydor Of Holland. Track Listing : 1.Days Of Wine And Roses (Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer) – 06:11 . 2.Lullaby (Toots Thielemans) – 03:33 . 3.Tenor Madness (Sonny Rollins) – 07:59 . 4.Nice To Be […]

Verve wrap up the recording of ‘Bashin’: The Unpredictable Jimmy…

‘Bashin’: The Unpredictable Jimmy Smith’ is a studio album recorded by Smith on March 26 & 28, 1962 with Oliver Nelson’s big band and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Walk On The Wild Side (Elmer Bernstein, Mack David) – 05:55 . 2.Ol’ Man River (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) – 03:56 […]

Duke Ellington All Stars at the Sanremo Jazz Festival (1964)

March 22, 1964 – the Duke Ellington “All Stars” Octet – that is Duke Ellington (p), Rolf Ericson (tp), Lawrence Brown (tb), Johnny Hodges (as), Paul Gonsalves (ts), Harry Carney (bs), Bibi Rovére (b), Sam Woodyard (d) – is at the Sanremo Jazz Festival in Italy More Info

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 […]

Etta James records ‘Heart of a Woman’ for RCA (1999)

Etta James’ ‘Heart of a Woman’ is an album recorded between March 15 & 23, 1999 and released on June 29, 1999 by RCA. Track Listing : 1.You Don’T Know What Love Is (Gene De Paul, Don Raye) – 05:28 . 2.Good Morning Heartache (Ervin Drake, Dan Fisher, Irene Higgenbotham) – 05:28 . 3.My Old […]

Freddie Hubbard records ‘The Body & the Soul’ with Eric Dolphy…

Freddie Hubbard’s ‘The Body & the Soul’ is his eighth album recorded on March 11 & May 2, 1963, with among others Eric Dolphy and Wayne Shorter and released the same year by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 04:39 . 2.Carnival (Manha De Carnaval) […]