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 […]
This day (July 6, 1971), in Corona, Queens, died Louis Armstrong, an American jazz trumpeter and singer.
Barbra Streisand whose birthday is today – Happy Birthday BTW – has sang with a myriad of artists. We have selected twelve of them : Michael Buble, Céline Dion, Il Divo, Vince Gill, Ray Charles, Louis Armstrong, Neil Diamond, Barry Gibb, Kris Kristofferson, Judy Garland, Burt Bacharach, Michel Legrand Here, they are reunited in one […]
‘Together for the First Time / The Great Reunion” is the combination of two recordings done on April 3–4, 1961 by a sextet combining Duke Ellington with Louis Armstrong & His All-Stars, and both released the same year by Roulette. Track Listing : 1.Duke’S Place (Duke Ellington, Bob Katz, Bob Thiele) – 05:08 . 2.I’M […]
April 2, 1962 – you do not wish to miss Louis Armstrong with Jewel Brown (voc), Trummy Young (tb), Joe Darensbourg (cl) Billy Kyle (p), Bill Cronk (b) Danny Barcelona (d) at the “Goodyear Jazz Concert” TV show.
March 22, 1965 – Louis Armstrong and his All Stars – that is Tyree Glenn, Eddie Shu, Billy Kyle, Arvell Shaw, Jewel Brown and Danny Barcelona – will play at Friedrichsstadt Palast in East Berlin
March 9, 1963 – you do not miss Louis Armstrong accompanied by Jewel Brown (voc), Trummy Young (tb), Joe Darensbourg, (cl), Billy Kyle, (p), Arvell Shaw (b) and Danny Barcelona (d) tapes the BP Supershow at Australia’s Television City (GTV 9 Studios).
‘Basin Street East Proudly Presents Miss Peggy Lee’ is a live album arranged by Jack Marshall, recorded on February 9 & March 8, 1961 and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.Day In, Day Out (Rube Bloom, Johnny Mercer) – 01:44 . 2.Moments Like This (Burton Lane, Frank Loesser) – 02:59 . […]
January 23, 1963 – you do not want to miss Louis Armstrong discussing his life and work at “Jazz casual” hosted by R.L.Gleason
January 7, 1959 – you do not miss Coleman Hawkins, Roy Eldridge, Dizzy Gillespie, Louis Armstrong, Vic Dickenson, Jo Jones, Duke Ellington, George Shearing, Barbara Dane, Dakota Staton, Gene Krupa among others at the “Timex All-Star Jazz Show” on CBS hosted by Jackie Gleason
January 1, 1960 – Louis Armstrong is at “The Bell Telephone Hour” on NBC. Happy new year!
Barbra Streisand’s ‘Timeless: Live in Concert’ is her fifth live album recorded on December 31, 1999 – January 1, 2000 in Las Vegas, Nevada and released on September 19, 2000 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Opening/You’Ll Never Know (Harry Warren, Mack Gordon) – 02:31 . 2.Something’S Coming (Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim) – 03:41 . 3.The […]
December 30, 1957 – CBS airs the “Timex All-Star Jazz Concert” hosted by Steve Allen. The guests are Louis Armstrong, Jack Teagarden and more.
December 28, 2012 – (and tomorrow), the Wynton Marsalis Tentet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp, voc), Jon-Erik Kellso (tp), Andy Stein (viol), Ken Salvo (bjo,g), Victor Goines (s, cl), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b), Ali Jackson (d), Chris Crenshaw (tb) and Vince Giordano (b, tba) – celebrates “The Louis Armstrong Continuum” at Dizzy’s […]