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Roy Hargrove

We remember Jackie Mclean. ‘Jackie Left His Bag’

This day (March 31, 2006), in Hartford, Connecticut, died John Lenwood ‘Jackie’ McLean, an American jazz alto saxophonist. Digest Tracklist : Round Midnight (2004) (1/2) . Round Midnight (2004) (2/2) . w/ Roy Hargrove – tribute to Charlie Parker (1992) . w/ Miles Davis and Friends – Jean-Pierre (1991) . w/ Sadao Watanabe – Confirmation […]

Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band is at Jazzwoche Burghausen (2007)

March 15, 2007 – The Dizzy Gillespie All Star Big Band – that is Slide Hampton (Direct, b tb), Roberta Gambarini (voc), Bobby Lavell (ts), Antonio Hart (as), Mark Gross (as), Anders Boiarsky (ts), Frank Basile (bs), Claudio Roditi (tp), Roy Hargrove (tp, flug, voc), Frank Greenr (tp), Greg Gisbert (tp), James Burton (tb), Jason […]

This week In Jazz Legends (special sax & trumpet) 43

Dizzy Gillespie, Sam Rivers, Chris Potter, Woody Shaw, Paul Desmond, Wynton Marsalis, Ernie Watts, Wayne Shorter, Arturo Sandoval, Benny Golson, Jan Garbarek, James Carter, Roy Hargrove, Dave Koz. They are the “Jazz Legends (special sax & trumpet)” performers selected among the 260 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. […]

D’Angelo releases his second album : ‘Voodoo’ featuring…

D’Angelo’s ‘Voodoo’ is his second studio album recorded between 1998 & 1999 at Electric Lady Studios In New York City. And released on January 25, 2000 by Virgin Records. Track Listing : 1.Playa Playa (D’Angelo, Angie Stone, Ahmir Khalib Thompson) – 07:07 . [Sample : “Players Balling” By The Ohio Players] . 2.Devil’S Pie (D’Angelo, […]

Motown publish Erykah Badu’s second album : ‘Mama’s Gun’…

Erykah Badu’s ‘Mama’s Gun’ feat. ‘Bag Lady’ is her second studio album rReleased on November 21, 2000 by Motown Records Track Listing : 1.Penitentiary Philosophy (Erykah Badu, James Poyser, A. K. “?Uestlove” Thompson) – 6:09 . 2.Didn’T Cha Know? (Erykah Badu, James Yancey) – 3:58 . 3.My Life (Erykah Badu, James Poyser) – 3:59 . […]

This week In Jazz Legends 26

Lou Donaldson, Thelonious Monk, Roy Hargrove, Duke Ellington, Benny Goodman , Freddie Hubbard, Dizzy Gillespie, Woody Shaw, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Buddy Rich, Art Blakey, Art Ensemble Of Chicago, Cecil Taylor. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 250 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! […]

We remember Roy Hargrove. ‘The Groove Factor’

This day (November 2, 2018), in Los Angeles, died Roy Hargrove, an American jazz trumpeter. Digest Tracklist : The Seattle Vibe (2017) . Washington DC (2014) . Seoul Jazz Festival (2013) . Roy Allen (2010) . w/ The Rh-Factor – Rich Man’S Welfare (2009) . Strasbourg Saint Denis (2007) . w/ The Rh-Factor, Renee Neufville […]

Roy Hargrove plays in Holland (2010)

October 30, 2010 – the Roy Hargrove Quintet – Roy Hargrove (tp), Justin Robinson (as), Sullivan Fortner (p), Ameen Saleem (b) and Montez Coleman (d) – is at MECC Jazz Maastricht, The Netherlands

Three Concerts with Pino Palladino

Bassist extraordinaire, Pino Palladino, who turns 62 today – Happy Birthday – has been for almost 40 years a “top session bassist”. Very much in demand, Pino has played on numerous albums and behind the greatest (you want to verify ? click on The ‘Three Concerts with Pino Palladino’ are with D’Angelo, John Mayer […]

Roy Hargrove comes back to Paris (2018)

October 15, 2018 – Roy Hargrove Quintet – that is Roy Hargrove (tp), Justin Robinson (s), Tadataka Unno (p), Ameen Saleem (b) & Quincy Phillips (d) – plus vocalist Jennifer Jade Ledesna as guest – come back after their April gig at New Morning in Paris

Playing Coltrane

‘Naima’,’Giant Steps’, ‘Mr.PC’ etc. John Coltrane whose birthday is today, has left next to fifty compositions. Some of them have been extensively covered by famous and not so famous jazz artists. Dave Liebman, Wayne Shorter, Jack DeJohnette, Michael Brecker, Joshua Redman, McCoy Tyner, Ravi Coltrane, Christian McBride, Roy Haynes, Bobby Hutcherson, Marcus Miller, Wynton Marsalis, […]

Herbie Hancock takes the Headhunters to Tokyo (2005)

August 20, 2005 – Herbie Hancock‘s Headhunters – that is Herbie Hancock (p), Terri Lyne Carrington (ds), Roy Hargrove (tp,flh), Munyungo Jackson (perc), Lionel Loueke (g,vo), Marcus Miller (b,bcl) and Wah Wah Watson (g) – is at Tokyo Jazz 2005 inTokyo Big Sight, Japan

“Jazz Futures” are at Newport Jazz (1991)

August 18, 1991 – Jazz Futures – that is Benny Green (p), Christian McBride (b), Carl Allen (d), Marlon Jordan (tp), Tim Warfield (ts), Antonio Hart (as), Roy Hargrove (tp) and Mark Whitfield (g) – are at “Newport Jazz Festival” in Newport, RI