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Fats Waller

Dave Brubeck records ‘Brubeck Time’ with his Quartet featuring Paul…

Dave Brubeck Quartet’s ‘Brubeck Time’ is an album recorded on October 12–14 and November 10, 1954. Track Listing : 1.Audrey (Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond) – 03:35 . 2.Jeepers Creepers (Johnny Mercer, Harry Warren) – 04:57 . 3.Pennies From Heaven (Johnny Burke, Arthur Johnston) – 06:28 . 4.Why Do I Love You? (Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein […]

Blue Note publish ‘All Rise A Joyful Elegy For Fats Waller’ by…

All Rise A Joyful Elegy For Fats Waller’ by Meshell Ndegeocello & Jason Moran is a collaborative album paying tribute to Waller and released on September 16, 2014 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Put Your Hands On It (Jason Moran) – 00:20 . 2.Ain’T Misbehavin’ (Harry Brooksandy Razaf, Fats Waller) – 03:42 . 3.Yacht […]

Cécile McLorin Salvant releases her second album : ‘WomanChild’…

Cécile McLorin Salvant’s ‘WomanChild’ is her second album released on May 13, 2013 by Mack Avenue/Justintime. Track Listing : 1.St. Louis Gal (J. Russel Robinson) – 03:02 . 2.I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Lorenz Hart / Richard Rogers) – 06:07 . 3.Nobody (Alex Rogers / Bert Williams) – 03:24 . 4.Womanchild (Cécile Mclorin […]

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 […]

Riverside tape ‘The Unique Thelonious Monk’ with Art Blakey on…

‘The Unique Thelonious Monk’ is an album of standards recorded on March 17 and April 3, 1956 with Art Blakey on drums and Oscar Pettiford on bass and released the same year by Riverside. Track Listing : 1.Liza (All The Clouds’Ll Roll Away) (George & Ira Gershwin, Gus Kahn) – 03:11 . 2.Memories Of You […]

Nat King Cole records ‘Love Is the Thing,’ his first collaboration…

Nat King Cole’s ‘Love Is the Thing’ is an album recorded on December 19 & 28, 1956, his first of four collaborations with arranger Gordon Jenkins and released in April 1957 By Capitol. Track Listing : 1.When I Fall In Love (Edward Heyman, Victor Young) – 03:10 . 2.Stardust (Hoagy Carmichael, Mitchell Parish) – 03:15 […]

Dinah Washington records ‘Dinah Washington Sings Fats Waller’ for…

Dinah Washington Sings Fats Waller’ is an album featuring twelve songs penned or performed by the legendary pianist and recorded on October 1, 2, 4, November 20, 1957 and released the same year by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Christopher Columbus (Chu Berry, Andy Razaf) – 02:45 . 2.Tain’T Nobody’S Biz-Ness If I Do (Porter Grainger, […]

Satchmo Loves Company

Louis Armstrong‘s exuberant and gravelly voice happened to be the perfect match with the mellifluous or crooning voices of his contemporaries. His blasting trumpet, the perfect contrast with the pianist. Who ever they were, Billie Holiday, Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Dean Martin, Ella Fitzgerald, Frank Sinatra, Johnny Cash, Marlene Dietrich, Peggy Lee, Earl Hines, Duke […]

Baby It’s Loesser Inside

From ‘I’ll Know’ to ‘Baby. It’s Cold Outside’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Pure Jazz Standards‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Frank Loesser I‘. It has Perry Como, Sheila Jordan , Oscar Peterson Trio + Clark Terry, Henry Mancini and many more.

New-Year Resolutions (Of All Kinds)

From ‘I’m Gonna Knock On Your Door’ to ‘I Ain’t Gonna Pick No More Cotton’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Blues, Latin and Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘What I’m Gonna Do‘. It has The Five Satins, Hank Penny, Louis Jordan & The Tympani Five, John Henry Barbee and many more.

Loony Jazz Tunes

From ‘Frenesi’ to ‘I’m Crazy ‘Bout My Baby (and My Baby’s Crazy ‘Bout Me)’ , we have mixed 16 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Craziness‘. “Loony Jazz Tunes” has Stan Getz, Tito Puente, Billy May, Nat King Cole and many more.

We Got Rhythms

From ‘Crazy Rhythm’ to ‘Rhythm Of Corners’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Jazz and a Slice Of Reggae ‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Rhythm‘. It has Jimmie Lunceford, The Frank And Joe Show, Oneness Of Juju, Cliff Richard and many more.

Low Probabilities

From ‘The Best is Yet to Come’ to ‘If You See My Rooster’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Things That (Almost) Never Happen‘. It has Taj Mahal & Ry Cooder, Billie Holiday, William Shatner, The Barry Sisters and many more.

Jazzin’Around Dinah

From ‘Dinah’ to ‘Dinah’ , we have mixed 18 ‘linked together by a clue‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Akst, Lewis and Young‘. It has Otis Redding, Louis Prima, Fats Waller, Betty Roché and many more.