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Max Roach

This week In Jazz Legends 41/52

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers,…

Happy Birthday Nona Hendryx. ‘La Belle Nona’

This day (October 9, 1944), in Trenton, New Jersey, is born Nona Hendryx, an American vocalist, solo artist or one-third of the trio Labelle.Digest Tracklist : Transformation (2019) . I Need Love (2017) . Temple of Heaven (2012) . w/…

We remember Randy Weston. ‘Weston Union’

This day (September 1, 2018), in New York City, died Randy Weston, an American jazz pianist and composer.Digest Tracklist : at Tri-C JazzFest 2009 . African Rhythms . Dakota Jazz Club (2008) . Tribute to Freddie Hubbard . w/ Max Roach –…

Max Roach plays at Newport Jazz (1992)

August 16, 1992 - Max Roach is with Cecil Bridgewater (tp) and Odean Pope (ts) at "Newport Jazz Festival" in Newport, RI<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/06/Max-Roach-Smart-Max-RVJ.jpeg' alt='Max Roach - Smart…

We remember Max Roach. ‘Smart Max’

This day (August 16, 2007), in Manhattan, New York, died Max Roach, an American jazz percussionist, drummer, and composer.Digest Tracklist : The Third Eye . W/ Randy Weston Duo (Ii) - Well You Needn'T (1999) . Live In Israel . W/ Dizzy…

This week In Jazz Legends 13

Deodato, The Zawinul Syndicate, Billy Cobham, Max Roach, Horace Silver, Stan Getz, Gerry Mulligan, Bob Brookmeyer, Benny Goodman, Vi Redd, Count Basie, John Coltrane, Arista All Stars, Rahsaan Roland Kirk. They are the "Jazz Legends"…

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 08

Harold Mabern, Robert Glasper, Abdullah Ibrahim, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Tommy Flanagan, Bill Evans, Alan Broadbent, Mulgrew Miller, Chick Corea , Esbjörn Svensson, Herbie Hancock, Craig Taborn. They are the "Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)"…

Max Roach goes solo in Atlanta (1997)

May 25, 1997 - Max Roach plays solo at Piedmont Park in Atlanta, Georgia,<img src='//rvm.pm/wp-content/uploads/2014/12/Cecil-Taylor-Max-Roach-Historic-Concerts-RVJ-SMALL.jpg' alt='Cecil Taylor and Max Roach - Historic…

We remember Cecil Taylor. ‘Still Ahead Cecil’

This day ( April 5, 2018), in New York City, died Cecil Percival Tayloran American free jazz pianistDigest Tracklist : Perugia (2009) . Improvisation #1 (Excerpt) (2007) . Song 2 (2004) . w/ Max Roach - Duo (2000) . w/ Thurman Barker -…

A Suite of Freedoms

From 'Driva' Man' to 'Freedom Swing Song' , we have mixed 20 'Jazz and More' tunes around the theme of 'Max Roach's "We Insist! Freedom Now Suite"'. It has Laura Lee, Max Roach (feat. Abbey Lincoln), Michel Camillo & Tomatito, Amalia…