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We remember Billy Higgins. ‘Soldier Higgins’

This day (May 3, 2001), in Inglewood, California, died Billy Higgins, an American jazz drummer who played on over 700 recordings.Tracklist : 1 . w/ Charles Lloyd – Forest Flower (1999) 2 . w/ Joshua Redman, Pat Metheny & Christian…

Happy Birthday John Zorn. ‘John’s Horn’

This day (September 2, 1953), in New York City, is born John Zorn, an American avant-garde composer, saxophonist and multi-instrumentalist.Tracklist : 1 . Khebar 2 . Special Edition Lisboa (2018) 3 . Naked City atThe Marquee Club, New…

We remember Horace Silver. ‘Golden Silver’

This day (June 18, 2014), in New Rochelle, New York, died Horace Ward Martin Tavares Silva a.k.a. Horace Silver, an American jazz pianist and composer.Tracklist : 1 . Song For My Father (1976) 2 . Filthy Mcnasty (1987) 3 . The Gods Of…

This week In Jazz Legends 24/52

Chet Baker , Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey, Lester Bowie, Henry Mancini, Art Blakey, Jazz Messengers, Marcus Miller, Gil Evans Orchestra, Roy Hargrove, Karriem Riggins, Spyro Gyra