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Jackie McLean

Art Blakey celebrates his 70th birthday with an all-star band (1989)

October 9, 1989 – for his 70th birthday, Art Blakey has invited past members of the Jazz Messengers such as Freddie Hubbard, Terence Blanchard, Curtis Fuller, Jackie McLean, Donald Harrison, Benny Golson, Wayne Shorter, Walter Davis, Jr., Buster Williams, Roy Haynes and Michelle Hendricks at Leverkusen Jazz Festival in Germany

Jackie McLean records the album ‘Destination… Out!’ for Blue…

Jackie McLean’s ‘Destination… Out!’ is an album recorded on September 20, 1963 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Love And Hate (Grachan Moncur Iii) – 08:25 . 2.Esoteric (Grachan Moncur Iii) – 09:02 . 3.Kahlil The Prophet (Jackie Mclean) – 10:23 . 4.Riff Raff (Grachan Moncur Iii) – 07:07 Francis Wolff ALSO READ Wikipedia Jazztimes […]

Jackie McLean records ‘One Step Beyond’ for Blue Note (1963)

Jackie McLean’s ‘One Step Beyond’ is an album recorded on April 30, 1963 with a a vibraphone player in place of the pianist and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Saturday And Sunday (Jackie Mclea) – 10:30 . 2.Frankenstein (Grachan Moncur Iii) – 07:32 . 3.Blue Rondo (Jackie Mclea) – 04:52 […]

Jackie McLean records ‘Capuchin Swing’ for Blue Note (1960)

Jackie McLean”s ‘Capuchin Swing’ is an album recorded on April 17, 1960 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Francisco (Jackie Mclean) – 09:33 . 2.Just For Now (Walter Bishop, Jr.) – 07:33 . 3.Don’T Blame Me (Dorothy Fields, Jimmy Mchugh) – 04:24 . 4.Condition Blue (Jackie Mclean) – 08:13 . 5.Capuchin Swing (Jackie Mclean) – […]

Art Blakey records ‘Drum Suite’ with the Jazz Messengers and his…

Art Blakey’s ‘Drum Suite’ is an album recorded on December 13, 1956 and February 22, 1957 with The Jazz Messengers and the Art Blakey Percussion Ensemble and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.The Sacrifice (Art Blakey) – 05:16 . 2.Cubano Chant (Ray Bryant) – 04:01 . 3.Oscalypso (Oscar Pettiford) – 08:48 […]

Miles Davis records with John Coltrane, ‘Milestones’ an album for…

Miles Davis’ ‘Milestones’ is a studio album recorded with John Coltrane on February 4 and March 4, 1958 and released in April 1958 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Dr. Jekyll (Aka Dr. Jackle) (Jackie Mclean) – 05:47 . 2.Sid’S Ahead (Miles Davis) – 12:59 . 3.Two Bass Hit (John Lewis – Dizzy Gillespie) – 05:13 […]

Charles Mingus records ‘Blues & Roots,’ an album for Atlantic…

Charles Mingus’ ‘Blues & Roots’ is an album recorded on February 4, 1959 in New York City and released in March 1960 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Wednesday Night Prayer Meeting (Charles Mingus) – 05:39 . 2.Cryin’ Blues (Charles Mingus) – 04:58 . 3.Moanin’ (Charles Mingus) – 08:01 . 4.Tensions (Charles Mingus) – 06:27 . […]

Charles Mingus records ‘Pithecanthropus Erectus,’ an album for…

Charles Mingus’ ‘Pithecanthropus Erectus’ is an album recorded on January 30, 1956 and released the same year by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Pithecanthropus Erectus (Charles Mingus) – 10:36 . 2.A Foggy Day (George Gershwin) – 07:50 . 3.Profile Of Jackie (Charles Mingus) – 03:11 . 4.Love Chant (Charles Mingus) – 14:59 Musicians : Charles Mingus […]

Jackie McLean records ‘Right Now!’ an album for Blue Note (1965)

Jackie McLean’s ‘Right Now!’ is an album recorded on January 29, 1965 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Eco (Jackie Mclean) – 06:09 . 2.Poor Eric (Larry Willis) – 10:12 . 3.Christel’S Time (Larry Willis) – 10:34 . 4.Right Now (Charles Tolliver) – 09:29 Francis Wolff ALSO READ Wikipedia Jazztimes […]

Universal Romancers

From ‘Incurably romantic’ to ‘I’ll Take Romance’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz and World Wide Crooners‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Romantism‘. It has Jackie McLean, Charles Trenet, Houston Person, Astor Piazzola and many more.

Take Five (recounted)

From ‘Take Five’ to ‘Five Will Get You Ten’ , we have mixed 19 ‘Pure Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Five‘. It has Jackie McLean, Grover Washington, Eliane Elias, Gerry Mulligan and many more.

All the Things Oscar

From ‘I’ll Take Romance’ to ‘Climb Ev’ry Mountain’ , we have mixed 23 ‘Jazz‘ tunes written or co-written by ‘Oscar Hammerstein II‘. It has Terry Snyder, Antigua Jazz band, Lou Donaldson, Ella Fitzgerald and many more.

Hopes And Promises

From ‘Never Will I Marry’ to ‘I Will Always Love You’, we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Impossible Hopes And Inconsequent Promises‘. It has Quincy Jones , Massimo Farao Trio, Pepe Jaramillo, Nancy Wilson and many more.