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Duke Ellington

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 […]

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

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 […]

This week In Jazz Legends 44

Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter & Billy Cobham, Sonny Rollins, Ernestine Anderson, Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Buddy Rich & His Orchestra, Freddie Hubbard, Les Mccann & Eddie Harris, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, Stan Getz & Flora Purim, Milton Nascimento & Naná Vasconcelos, Bobby Mcferrin. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 230 Posts […]

Marcus Miller releases his seventh album : ‘Silver Rain’ (2005)

Marcus Miller’s ‘Silver Rain’ is his seventh album released on March 8, 2005 by Koch. Track Listing : 1.Intro Duction (Marcus Miller) – 00:30 . 2.Bruce Lee (Marcus Miller) – 05:23 . 3.La Villette (Lalah Hathaway, Marcus Miller) – 05:54 . 4.Behind The Smile (Marcus Miller) – 06:24 . 5.Frankenstein (Edgar Winter) – 06:33 . […]

Michel Petrucciani records ‘Solo Live’ at  The ‘Alte…

Michel Petrucciani’s ‘Solo Live’ is a piano album recorded on February 27,1997 in Frankfurt and released in 1998 By Dreyfus. Track Listing : 1.Looking Up (Michel Petrucciani) – 04:24 . 2.Besame Mucho (Consuelo Velázquez) – 04:03 . 3.Rachid (Michel Petrucciani) – 02:22 . 4.Chloe Meets Gershwin (Michel Petrucciani) – 04:08 . 5.Home (Michel Petrucciani) – […]

Steely Dan release their third album ‘Pretzel Logic’ featuring…

Steely Dan’s ‘Pretzel Logic’ is their third studio album fully written by Walter Becker and Donald Fagen and released on February 20, 1974 by ABC. Track Listing : 1.Rikki Don’T Lose That Number (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 04:30 . 2.Night By Night (Walter Becker, Donald Fagen) – 03:36 . 3.Any Major Dude Will Tell […]

Impulse! publish ‘Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins’ (1963)

‘Duke Ellington Meets Coleman Hawkins’ is an album recorded in August 18, 1962 At Van Gelder Studio and released in February 1963 by Impulse! Track Listing : 1.Limbo Jazz (Duke Ellington) – 05:14 . 2.Mood Indigo (Duke Ellington, Barney Bigard) (Duke Ellington) – 05:56 . 3.Ray Charles‘ Place (Duke Ellington) – 04:04 . 4.Wanderlust (Duke […]

Archie Shepp records ‘Fire Music,’ an album Impulse! (1965)

Archie Shepp’s ‘Fire Music’ is a studio album recorded on February 16 and March 9, 1965 and released the same year 1965 by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Hambone (Archie Shepp) – 12:29 . 2.Los Olvidados (Archie Shepp) – 08:54 . 3.Malcolm, Malcolm Semper Malcolm (Archie Shepp) – 04:48 . 4.Prelude To A Kiss (Duke Ellington, […]