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McCoy Tyner

Happy Birthday Al Foster. ‘You Can Call Him Al’

This day ( January 18, 1943), in Richmond, Virginia, is born Al Foster, an American jazz drummer. Tracklist : Live in Serbia (2012) . In Odessa (2010) . w/ Joe Lovano, George Mraz – His Dreams. . w Mccoy Tyner – Drum Solo (2000) . w/ Joe Henderson Trio – Recordame . In Paris . […]

This week In Jazz Legends 35

Dr. Lonnie Smith, James Carter Organ Trio, Chris Potter, Michel Petrucciani, David Sanborn, Grover Washington Jr., Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Getz, Charles Mingus, Mccoy Tyner, Erroll Garner, The Timex All Star. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 147 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in […]

This week In Jazz Legends 32

Dinah Shore, Andy Williams, Ella Fitzgerald, Milt Jackson, Freddie Hubbard, Woody Shaw, Gerry Mulligan, Bob Brookmeyer, John Coltrane, McCoy Tyner , Dave Brubeck, Ben Webster, Oscar Peterson, Thelonious Monk, Sonny Rollins, Jim Hall, Jean Luc Ponty, Herbie Hancock. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 244 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are […]

Happy Birthday McCoy Tyner. ‘Really McCoy?’

This day (December 11, 1938), in  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, is born Alfred McCoy Tyner, a jazz pianist. Tracklist : w/ John Scofield – Fly with the wind (2018) . For All We Know (2012) . XXXI Cartagena Jazz Festival (2011) . Trailer For Guitars (2008) . Naima (2002) . w/ Joe Lovano – Live At Forte […]

John Coltrane records the album : ‘A Love Supreme’ with Jimmy…

John Coltrane’s ‘A Love Supreme’ is a studio album recorded on December 9, 1964, with Jimmy Garrison, Elvin Jones and Mccoy Tyner and released in February 1965 by Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Part 1: Acknowledgement (John Coltrane) – 07:47 . 2.Part 2: Resolution (John Coltrane) – 07:22 . 3.Part 3: Pursuance/Part 4: Psalm (John Coltrane) […]

John Coltrane records ‘Meditations’ with Pharoah Sanders, Mccoy…

John Coltrane’s ‘Meditations’ is an album recorded on November 23, 1965, with Pharoah Sanders, Mccoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison, Elvin Jones and Rashied Ali and released in September 1966 By Impulse!. Track Listing : 1.Albatross (Public Image Ltd) – 10:34 . 2.Memories (Public Image Ltd) – 05:05 . 3.Swan Lake (Public Image Ltd) – 04:11 . […]

John Coltrane records ‘Live at the Village Vanguard’ with Eric…

John Coltrane’s ‘Live at the Village Vanguard’ is his tenth album, recorded on November 2–3, 1961 with McCoy Tyner, Jimmy Garrison and Elvin Jones and released In March 1962 by Impulse! Records. Track Listing : 1.Spiritual (John Coltrane) – 13:47 . 2.Softly, As In A Morning Sunrise (Sigmund Romberg, Oscar Hammerstein Ii) – 06:36 . […]

John Coltrane finishes the recording of ‘My Favorite Things,’ an…

John Coltrane’s ‘My Favorite Things’ is his seventh (and his first where he plays soprano) album recorded on October 21, 24, 26, 1960 and released In March 1961 by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.My Favorite Things (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Richard Rodgers) – 13:41 . 2.Everytime We Say Goodbye (Cole Porter) – 05:39 . 3.Summertime (Ira […]

John Coltrane records ‘Afro Blue Impressions,’ a live album for…

John Coltrane’s ‘Afro Blue Impressions’ is a double live album recorded on October 22 & November 2, 1963 and released In May/June 1977 by Pablo Records Track Listing : 1.Lonnie’S Lament (John Coltrane) – 10:16 . 2.Naima (John Coltrane) – 08:06 . 3.Chasin’ The Trane (John Coltrane) – 05:48 . 4.My Favorite Things (Oscar Hammerstein […]

McCoy Tyner takes a big band to Germany (1990)

October 13, 1990 – the McCoy Tyner Big Band – that is McCoy Tyner (p), Virgil Jones (tp), Earl Gardner (tp), Frank Lacy (tb), Clark Gayton (tb), John Stubblefield (s), Herb Harris (s), Junior Cook (s), John Ford (s), Howard Johnson (tuba), Avery Sharpe (b) and Aaron Scott (d) – is at “Jazztage” in Leverkusen, […]