This day (March 29, 2001), in New York City, died John Aaron Lewis, an American jazz pianist, composer and musical director of the Modern Jazz Quartet. Digest Tracklist : Django (2000) . w/ Davor Kajfes – in Zagreb (1994) . w/ Hank Jones – Manha` De Carnaval . w/ Toshiko Akiyoshi – Willow Weep For […]
Manha` De Carnaval
Freddie Hubbard’s ‘The Body & the Soul’ is his eighth album recorded on March 11 & May 2, 1963, with among others Eric Dolphy and Wayne Shorter and released the same year by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Body And Soul (Frank Eyton, Johnny Green, Edward Heyman, Robert Sour) – 04:39 . 2.Carnival (Manha De Carnaval) […]
This day ( February 25, 2014), in Cancun (Mexico), died Francisco Sánchez Gómez a.k.a. Paco de Lucia, a Spanish virtuoso flamenco guitarist. Tracklist : Festival de Fes (2013) . Buleria Por Solea (2012) . Callejón Del Muro (2004) . Alegrias . w/ Larry Coryell , John McLaughlin – Manhã De Carnaval . w/ John John […]
This day (August 22, 2016), in Brussels, Belgium, died Jean-Baptiste Frédéric Isidor, Baron Thielemans a.k.a Toots Thielemans, a Belgian jazz musician well known for his guitar and harmonica playing as well as his whistling. Thielemans is credited as one of the greatest harmonica players of the 20th century.