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This week In Jazz Legends 08/52

Cassandra Wilson, David Murray, Lambert, Hendricks and Bavan, Blue Note All Stars, Art Blakey, Lee Morgan, McCoy Tyner, Bill Evans, Herbie Hancock Quintet VSOP, Benny Carter, Larry Coryell, Larry Carlton, John Abercrombie, John Scofield,…

We remember Benny Carter. ‘Mellow Toner’

This day (July 12, 2003), in / Los Angeles, California, died Benny Carter, an American jazz alto saxophonist, clarinetist, trumpeter, composer, arranger, and bandleader.Digest Tracklist : w/ Count Basie Orchestra - Vine Street Rumble…

We Remember Duke Ellington. ‘Le Duke’

This day (May 24, 1974), in New York City, died Edward Kennedy Ellington a.k.a Duke Ellington, an American composer, pianist and big-band leader.Digest Tracklist : Take The A Train . La Plus Belle Africaine (1969) . Duke Ellington…

We remember Nina Simone. ‘Nina Quitte Pas’

This day ( April 21, 2003), in Carry-le-Rouet (France), died Eunice Kathleen Waymon a.k.a. Nina Simone, an American singer, songwriter and pianistDigest Tracklist : Ne Me Quitte Pas . See Line Woman . A Single Woman (1993) . Fodder In Her…

Marcus Roberts – Keys r Us

This day (August 7, 1963), in Jacksonville, Florida, is born Marcus Roberts, an American jazz pianist.Wikipedia : This day (August 7, 1963), in Jacksonville, Florida, is born Marcus Roberts, an American jazz pianist.Marcus Roberts :…

An Evening Of Nostalgia with Annie Lennox 

Captured at the Orpheum Theater in Los Angeles on January 28, 2015, "An Evening Of Nostalgia with Annie Lennox" is the only full concert performance of songs from her Nostalgia album. "An Evening Of Nostalgia" - Blu-Ray / DVD - with Annie…