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Herbie Hancock

Blue Note publish Lena Horne’s last album : ‘Seasons of a…

Lena Horne’s ‘Seasons of a Life’ is her last album recorded between 1993 and 1997 and released on January 24, 2006 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Black Is (Marissa Dodge) – 05:20 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) – 02:42 . 3.I’Ve Got To Have You (Kris Kristofferson) – 04:15 . 4.I’Ll Always Leave The Door […]

This week In Jazz Legends 37

Gerry Mulligan, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis & Friends, Ornette Coleman, Jean-Luc Ponty, Billy Cobham, Stanley Clarke, Jason Moran, Eliane Elias, Lionel Loueke, Charlie Hunter, Nels Cline & Fred Frith. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 220 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

Happy Birthday Al Foster. ‘You Can Call Him Al’

This day ( January 18, 1943), in Richmond, Virginia, is born Al Foster, an American jazz drummer. Tracklist : Live in Serbia (2012) . In Odessa (2010) . w/ Joe Lovano, George Mraz – His Dreams. . w Mccoy Tyner – Drum Solo (2000) . w/ Joe Henderson Trio – Recordame . In Paris . […]

Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Four & More: Recorded…

Miles Davis’ ‘Four & More: Recorded Live in Concert’ is an album recorded on February 12, 1964 at Philharmonic Hall Of Lincoln Center, New York City and released on January 17, 1966 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.So What (Miles Davis) – 09:10 . 2.Walkin’ (Richard Henry Carpenter) – 08:06 . 3.Joshua/Go-Go (Victor Feldman) – […]

Happy Birthday Chris Potter

This day (January 1st, 1971), in Chicago, Illinois,, is born Chris Potter, an American jazz saxophonist, composer and multi-instrumentalist. Tracklist : w/ NYU Ensemble – Tangerine (2019) . w/ Dr Lonnie Smith Trio – @ Festival International de Jazz de Montréal (2018) . w/ Danilo Pérez, Avishai Cohen, Wycliffe Gordon, Ben Street & Adam Cruz […]

Herbie, Aretha et al honor Lionel Hampton (1992)

December 30, 1992 – CBS airs the Kennedy Center Honors ceremony where the recipients are Lionel Hampton, Paul Newman & Joanne Woodward, Ginger Rogers, Mstislav Rostropovich and Paul Taylor. The Lionel Hampton segment features Herbie Hancock, Aretha Franklin and more.

We remember Freddie Hubbard ‘Hubiquity’

This day (December 29, 2008), in Sherman Oaks, California, died Freddie Hubbard, an American jazz trumpeter. Tracklist : w/ Joe Henderson, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter – Cantaloupe Island (1985) . The Intrepid Fox (1990) . w/ Joe Henderson – Maiden Voyage (1986) . Fantasy In D (1982) . Straight Life (1975) . Birdlike (1967) . […]

We remember Alphonse Mouzon. ‘Fusion Moves On’

This day (December 26, 2016), in Los Angeles, California, died Alphonse Mouzon, a jazz-fusion drummer and percussionist Tracklist : w/ Larry Coryell & The 11th House – Right On, Y’all (2013) . I Wonder Why (2012) . Jams . w/ Paul Jackson & Herbie Hancock – Hang Up Your Hang Ups (1979) . w/ Jaco […]

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) […]

Milton Nascimento records ‘Courage,’ an album for CTI (1969)

Milton Nascimento’s ‘Courage’ is an album recorded on December 19, 1968 and February 26 & 27, 1969 and released the same year by CTI. Track Listing : 1.Bridges (Travessia) (Milton Nascimento, Fernando Brant, Gene Lees) – 03:52 . 2.Vera Cruz (Milton Nascimento) – 03:12 . 3.Tres Pontas (Milton Nascimento) – 02:45 . 4.Outubro (October) (Fernando […]

This week In Jazz Legends 32

Dinah Shore, Andy Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, Milt Jackson, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Gerry Mulligan, Bob Brookmeyer, John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner , Dave Brubeck, Ben Webster, Oscar Peterson, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins, Jim Hall, Jean Luc Ponty, Herbie Hancock. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 244 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are […]

Terence Blanchard records ‘Flow,’ an album produced by Herbie…

Terence Blanchard’s ‘Flow’ is an album produced by Herbie Hancock and recorded on December 11–14, 2004 June 7, 2005 and released in 1974 By Blue Note Track Listing : 1.Flow, Pt. 1 (Terence Blanchard, Derrick Hodge) – 05:29 . 2.Wadagbe (Intro) (Lionel Loueke) – 04:14 . 3.Wadagbe (Lionel Loueke) – 010:26 . 4.Benny’S Tune (Lionel […]