This day ( December 1st, 1997), in Paris, France, died Stéphane Grappelli , a French jazz violinist and founder of Quintette du Hot Club de France with Django Reinhardt. Digest Tracklist : How High The Moon (1991) . Swing 42 and Minor Swing . 90 Minutes Live . w/ John Etheridge, Julian Bream, George Shearing […]
Allan Holdsworth’s ‘None Too Soon’ is his ninth studio album released on September 24, 1996. Track Listing : 1.Countdown (John Coltrane) – 03:11 . 2.Nuages (Django Reinhardt) – 05:41 . 3.How Deep Is The Ocean (Irving Berlin) – 05:29 . 4.Isotope (Joe Henderson) – 05:41 . 5.None Too Soon Pt I/Interlude/None Too Soon Pt Ii […]
Oscar Peterson’s ‘At the Stratford Shakespearean Festival’ is a live album recorded on August 8, 1956, with Ray Brown and Herb Ellis and released the same year In 1956 by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Falling In Love With Love (Lorenz Hart, Richard Rodgers) – 06:15 . 2.How About You? (Ralph Freed, Burton Lane) – 05:53 […]
‘Skol’ by Oscar Peterson & Stéphane Grappelli. is a live album recorded on July 6, 1979 and released the same year by Pablo. Track Listing : 1.Nuages (Jacques Larue, Django Reinhardt) – 08:18 . 2.How About You? (Arthur Freed, Burton Lane) – 05:19 . 3.Someone To Watch Over Me (George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin) – 06:50 […]
This day (May 16 , 1953), in Fontainebleau, France, died Jean Django Reinhardt, a virtuoso jazz adn gipsy guitarist.
This day ( January 9, 1926), in Paterson, New Jersey, is born John Paul ‘Bucky’ Pizzarelli, an American Jazz guitarist and banjoist.