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This week In Jazz Legends 16

Duke Ellington, Charles Lloyd, Cannonball Adderley, Bill Evans, Robert Glasper, McCoy Tyner, Michael Brecker, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Thelonious Monk, The Bad Plus, Monty Alexander, Dave Holland, Fourplay, Herbie Hancock. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 227 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

Woody Shaw records live in Detroit ‘Bemsha Swing’ for Blue Note…

Woody Shaw’s ‘Bemsha Swing’ is a live album recorded in Detroit on February 26 & 27, 1986 and released in 1997 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Bemsha Swing (Denzil Best, Thelonious Monk) – 10:29 . 2.Ginseng People (Woody Shaw) – 12:06 . 3.Well, You Needn’T (Thelonious Monk) – 14:34 . 4.Eric (Geri Allen) – […]

Thelonious Monk and Sonny Rollins record the album ‘Thelonious Monk &…

Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins’ is an album recorded during three sessions (November 13, 1953, September 22 and October 25, 1954) with different personnel and released the same year by Prestige. Track Listing : 1.The Way You Look Tonight (Dorothy Fields, Jerome Kern) – 05:13 . 2.I Want To Be Happy (Irving Caesar, Vincent Youmans) […]

Thelonious Monk records ‘Live at the It Club’ with Charlie Rouse et…

Thelonious Monk’s ‘Live at the It Club’ is a live album recorded on October 31 and November 1, 1964 and released the same year by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Blue Monk (Thelonious Monk) – 11:20 . 2.Well, You Needn’T (Thelonious Monk) – 09:17 . 3.’Round Midnight (Bernie Hanighen, Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams) – 06:32 . […]