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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, […]

This week In Jazz Legends 40

Michel Petrucciani, Anthony Jackson & Steve Gadd, John Coltrane, Chick Corea, Dizzy Gillespie, Jimmy Smith, Wayne Shorter Quartet, Ramsey Lewis, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer & Nhøp, Lalo Schifrin, The Bad Plus, Stan Kenton, Count Basie. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 219 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited […]

We remember Michel Petrucciani. ‘Piano Giant’

This day (January 6, 1999), in New York City, died Michel Petrucciani, a French jazz pianist. Tracklist : September Second . Documentary (1997) . In a sentimental mood (1993) . w/ Jim Hall – Beautiful Love . w/ Roy Haynes & Gary Peacock – One for us (1988) . w/ Jim Hall – My Funny […]

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 (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 http://go.rvm.pm/anthonyjackson). 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) – […]

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.