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I Can’T Get Started

Charles Mingus records ‘Mingus Three’ (also referred to as…

Charles Mingus’ ‘Mingus Three’ (also referred to as ‘Trio’) is an album recorded on July 9, 1957 with pianist Hampton Hawes and drummer Dannie Richmond and released the same year by Jubilee. Track Listing : 1.Yesterdays (Otto Harbach, Jerome Kern) – 04:13 . 2.Back Home Blues (Charles Mingus) – 05:29 . 3.I Can’T Get Started […]

This week In Jazz Legends 11

Stan Getz Quartet, Pat Metheny Group, Astor Piazzolla, Oscar Peterson, Ray Brown, Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, Buddy Rich, Modern Jazz Quartet, Louis Armstrong, Jaco Pastorius, Lionel Hampton, Billy Cobham, George Duke Band, John Coltrane, Don Ellis. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 297 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]

Capitol begin the recording of ‘Nancy Wilson & Cannonball…

‘Nancy Wilson & Cannonball Adderley’ is a studio album by Cannonball Adderley quintet with Nancy Wilson sitting in, recorded on June 27, 29 and August 23, 24, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Save Your Love For Me (Buddy Johnson) – 02:38 . 2.Teaneck (Nat Adderley) – 04:30 . 3.Never […]

This week In ’90s Throwback’ 01

Barry Manilow, Anita Baker, Tina Turner, Toni Braxton, Mariah Carey, En Vogue, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Paul Mccartney, Beck, Björk, Van Halen, Alanis Morissette. They are the ’90s Throwback’ artists selected among the 271 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Barry Manilow – I Can’T […]

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 […]

Michel Petrucciani and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen record ‘Michel…

‘Michel Petrucciani & NHOP’ is a collaboration album between Petrucciani, the pianist and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, the bassist recorded on April 18, 1994 at the Copenhagen Jazzhouse and released on March 24, 2009 by Dreyfus Records. Track Listing : 1.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii,Jerome Kern) – 06:43 . 2.I Can’T Get Started […]

Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella in Japan: ‘S Wonderful’ a live…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella in Japan:’s Wonderful’ is a live album recorded on January 19 and 22, 1964 at Hibiya Public Hall and Hotel Okura in Tokyo, Japan and released in 2011 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Cheek To Cheek (Irving Berlin) – 03:47 . 2.Deep Purple (Peter Derose, Mitchell Parish) – 03:59 . 3.Too Close […]

Lester Young records the album ‘The President Plays’ with the Oscar…

Lester Young’s ‘The President Plays’ is a studio album recorded on November 28, 1952 with the Oscar Peterson Quartet and released in June 1954 By Norgran Records. Track Listing : 1.Ad Lib Blues (Oscar Peterson, Lester Young) – 05:54 . 2.I Can’T Get Started (Vernon Duke, Ira Gershwin) – 03:41 . 3.Just You, Just Me […]

Sonny Rollins records ‘A Night at the Village Vanguard,’ an album…

Sonny Rollins’ ‘A Night at the Village Vanguard’ is an album recorded on November 3, 1957 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Old Devil Moon (E.Y. Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) – 07:43 . 2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Sigmund Romberg) – 06:39 . 3.Striver’S Row (Sonny […]

Von Freeman – Mr. Freeman Sr.

This day (August 11, 2012), in Chicago, Illinois, died Earle Lavon Freeman Sr. A.k.a. Von Freeman a.k.a. ‘Vonski’, American hard bop jazz tenor saxophonist. He is the father of jazz saxophonist Chico Freeman.