Four occasions, three years : 1985, 1974 and 1938 “When Benny Goodman played New-York”. “Concert One” that he played during the tribute he received eight months before his death, at the Broadway Ballroom (yes, people were dancing to jazz then) of the newly opened Marriott Marquis Hotel. Two, a more intimate concert performed in 1974 […]
‘Ella and Basie!’ is the first studio album (recorded on July 16–17, 1963) by Ella Fitzgerald with the Count Basie Orchestra playing arrangements by Quincy Jones and released in September 1963 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Honeysuckle Rose (Andy Razaf, Fats Waller) – 02:42 . 2.’Deed I Do (Walter Hirsch, Fred Rose) – 02:40 . […]
Ella Fitzgerald Sings the Duke Ellington Song book’ is a studio album recorded with the Duke Ellington Orchestra on June 25 and October 17, 1957 and released the same year By Verve Records. Track Listing : 1.Rockin’ In Rhythm (Harry Carney, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 05:17 . 2.Drop Me Off In Harlem (Nick Kenny) […]
‘Together for the First Time / The Great Reunion” is the combination of two recordings done on April 3–4, 1961 by a sextet combining Duke Ellington with Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars, and both released the same year by Roulette. Track Listing : 1.Duke’S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) – 05:08 . 2.I’M […]
Benny Goodman’s ‘The Famous 1938 Carnegie Hall Jazz Concert’ is one of the first recording (done on January 16, 1938) of music issued on the new long-playing format and one of the first to sell over a million copies. , Track Listing : 1.Don’T Be That Way (Edgar Sampson, Benny Goodman, Mitchell Parish) – 04:23 […]
From ‘Tonight I Shall Sleep with a Smile on My Face’ to ‘Though a Long and Sleepless Night’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Good Old Jazz with a Drop of Italian Songs‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Night & Sleep‘. It has Betty Roché, Club Des Belugas, Fratelli Mancuso, Ennio Morricone and many more.
Featuring Rafael Mendez . Haydn . Trumpet Concerto . Harry James . Concerto for Trumpet . Wynton Marsalis . Hummel . Tine Thing Helseth . Marcello . Georgi Penchev . Neruda . Giuliano Sommerhalder . Jolivet . Nathaniel Mayfield . Telemann . Baroque Trumpet . Andrew Bishop . Tartini . Allegro grazioso . Maurice Andre […]