John Coltrane, Miles Davis, Horace Silver, Herbie Hancock, Mwandishi, Benny Goodman, Gil Evans, Freddie Hubbard, Sun Ra, Joe Pass, Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, Sonny Rollins, Joe Lovano,Terence Blanchard. They are the “Jazz Legends (“Jazz tours Europe”)” performers selected among the 310 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist […]
Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella Abraça Jobim’ is a studio album devoted to the songs of Antonio Carlos Jobim and recorded on September 17–19, 1980 and March 18–20, 1981. Track listing : . 1.Somewhere in the Hills (Favela) (Vinícius de Moraes, Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 03:56 . 2.The Girl from Ipanema (Vinícius de Moraes, Norman […]
Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Take Love Easy’ is a studio album recorded on August 28, 1973 with Joe Pass and released the same year by Pablo. Track listing : . 1.Take Love Easy (Duke Ellington, John Latouche) – 04:36 . 2.O Amor Em Paz (Once I Loved) (Vinícius de Moraes, Ray Gilbert, Antonio Carlos Jobim) – 02:19 […]
Joe Pass’ ‘Virtuoso’ is an album recorded on August 28, 1973 and released In December, 1973 By Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 03:32 . 2.Stella By Starlight (Ned Washington, Victor Young) – 05:10 . 3.Here’S That Rainy Day (Sonny Burke, Jimmy Van Heusen) – 03:36 . 4.My Old Flame (Sam […]
‘Skol’ by Oscar Peterson & Stéphane Grappelli. is a live album recorded on July 6, 1979 and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Nuages (Jacques Larue, Django Reinhardt) – 08:18 . 2.How About You? (Arthur Freed, Burton Lane) – 05:19 . 3.Someone To Watch Over Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 06:50 […]
Joe Pass’ ‘Sounds of Synanon’ is an album (and his debut on vinyl) recorded with other patients of the Synanon drug rehabilitation program where he was treated and released on July 1, 1962 by Pacific Jazz. Track Listing : 1.C.E.D. (Joe Pass, Arnold Ross) – 03:14 . 2.Aaron’S Song (Dave Allan) – 04:30 . 3.Stay […]
This day (June 15, 1996), in Beverly Hills, California, died Ella Fitzgerald, an American jazz and song vocalist, also known as the First Lady of Song, Queen of Jazz, and Lady Ella, who had a vocal range spanning three octaves and was noted for her purity of tone, impeccable diction, phrasing and intonation, and a […]
Sarah Vaughan’s ‘How Long Has This Been Going On?’ is a studio album recorded on April 25, 1978 with a quartet led by Oscar Peterson and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.I’Ve Got The World On A String (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 05:38 . 2.Midnight Sun (Sonny Burke, Lionel Hampton, […]
This day (April 19, 2005), in Copenhagen, Denmark, died Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, a Danish jazz bassist.
Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella in London’ is a live album recorded on April 11, 1974 at Ronnie Scott’s Jazz Club with a quartet and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Sweet Georgia Brown (Ben Bernie, Kenneth Casey, Maceo Pinkard) – 03:15 . 2.They Can’T Take That Away From Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) […]
Sarah Vaughan’s ‘Crazy and Mixed Up’ is an album recorded on March 1 and 2 1982 and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.I Didn’T Know What Time It Was (Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart) – 04:02 . 2.That’S All (Alan Brandt, Bob Haymes) – 04:04 . 3.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, […]
This day (December 23, 2007), in Mississauga, Ontario, died Oscar Peterson, a Canadian jazz pianist and composer.
Sarah Vaughan’s ‘A Time in My Life’ is a studio album (arranged by Ernie Wilkins and recorded between November 16 and 26, 1971 and released in 1972 By Mainstream. Track Listing : 1.Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler) (Marvin Gaye, James Nyx) – 04:08 . 2.Imagine (John Lennon) – 04:36 . 3.Sweet Gingerbread Man […]