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Michel Petrucciani

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 12

Michel Petrucciani, Keith Jarrett, Count Basie, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Chucho Valdés, Herbie Hancock, Danilo Pérez, Chano Dominguez , Eliane Elias, Oscar Peterson, Bud Powell, Joe Zawinul. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)” performers selected among the 280 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Michel […]

Three Concerts with Anthony Jackson

Bassist (and contra bassist) extraordinaire, Anthony Jackson, who turns 66 today – Happy Birthday – has been for almost 50 years a “top session bassist”. Very much in demand, Anthony has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Three Concerts with Anthony Jackson‘ are with […]

Michel Petrucciani and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen record ‘Michel…

‘Michel Petrucciani & NHOP’ is a collaboration album between Petrucciani, the pianist and Niels-Henning Ørsted Pedersen, the bassist recorded on April 18, 1994 at the Copenhagen Jazzhouse and released on March 24, 2009 by Dreyfus Records. Track Listing : 1.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii,Jerome Kern) – 06:43 . 2.I Can’T Get Started […]

Michel Petrucciani records ‘Solo Live’ at  The ‘Alte…

Michel Petrucciani’s ‘Solo Live’ is a piano album recorded on February 27,1997 in Frankfurt and released in 1998 By Dreyfus. Track Listing : 1.Looking Up (Michel Petrucciani) – 04:24 . 2.Besame Mucho (Consuelo Velázquez) – 04:03 . 3.Rachid (Michel Petrucciani) – 02:22 . 4.Chloe Meets Gershwin (Michel Petrucciani) – 04:08 . 5.Home (Michel Petrucciani) – […]

Huey, Sting & the ‘All Star Session’ attend the 28th Grammy…

February 25, 1986 – Huey Lewis & The News, a-ha, Sting, Phil Collins plus an All-Star Jam Session gathering B.B. King, Tony Williams, Stanley Clarke, Ron Carter, Michel Petrucciani, Herbie Hancock, Kenny Burrell, Stanley Jordan, Bobby Hutcherson), Gary Burton, Jon Faddis, Dizzy Gillespie , Gerry Mulligan, David Sanborn and Buddy Rich plus Sarah Vaughan, Diana […]

The Jazz Gotha relaunches Blue Note (1985)

February 22, 1985 – for the relaunch of the Blue Note Records label, its President Bruce Lundvall has summoned the Jazz Gotha at The Town Hall in New York City (USA). Consider this : Art Blakey, Ron Carter, Jack DeJohnette, Herbie Hancock, Freddie Hubbard, Michel Petrucciani, Jimmy Smith, Stanley Turrentine, McCoy Tyner and Grover Washington, […]

Joe Lovano records, with Michel Petrucciani, Dave Holland and Ed Blackwell…

Joe Lovano’s ‘From the Soul’ is an album recorded on December 28, 1991 with Michel Petrucciani, Dave Holland and Ed Blackwell and released in 1992 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Evolution (Joe Lovano) – 08:59 . 2.Portrait Of Jenny (Gordon Burdge, J. Russel Robinson) – 07:56 . 3.Lines And Spaces (Joe Lovano) – 06:20 […]

Michel Petrucciani records ‘Pianism’ with Palle Danielsson and Eliot…

Michel Petrucciani’s ‘Pianism’ is an album recorded on December 20, 1985 and released in 1986 By Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.The Prayer (Michel Petrucciani) – 11:05 . 2.Our Tune (Michel Petrucciani)– 06:51 . 3.Face’S Face (Michel Petrucciani) – 04:37 . 4.Night And Day (Cole Porter) – 09:20 . 5.Here’S That Rainy Day (Jimmy Van […]

September, School’s In

From ‘Trouble in school’ to ‘September Song’, we have mixed 17 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘September‘. It has Deborah Cox, Hank Jones, Harry James, Charles Mingus and many more.

Astronomy Domine

From ‘El Satelite’ to ‘Saturday Night On Saturn’, we have mixed 17 ‘Jazz With a Slice Of Pop‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Stars, Planets And Other Sky Items‘. It has Benny Carter, Pat Metheny, Gene Ammons With Woody Herman & His Orchestra, Dinah Washington and many more.

Kicks on My List

From ‘Ain’t That A Kick In The Head’ to ‘Get On The Good Foot’ , we have mixed 20 ‘Jazz & Soul‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Soccer‘. “Kicks on My List” has John Coltrane, Art Van Damme, Otis Redding, Michael Buble and many more.

Let The Good Time Roll

From ‘Shout for joy’ to ‘Sometimes I’m Happy’, we have mixed 18 ‘Jazz‘ tunes around the theme of ‘Joy & Happiness‘. It has Tony Bennett, Rigmor Gustafsson, Bobby Timmons, B.B. King and many more.