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Stella By Starlight

We remember Anita O’Day. ‘Good O’Day’

This day (November 23, 2006), in Los Angeles, California, died Anita O’Day, an American jazz singer. Digest Tracklist : Love For Sale (1973) . There Will Never Be Another You (1987) . It Don’t Mean a Thing (1986) . Berlin (1970) . On Green Dolphin Street . Honeysuckle Rose (1963) . Sweet Georgia Brown / […]

We remember Paul Motian. ‘In Motian’

This day (22 November 2011), in New York City, New York, died Paul Motian, an American jazz drummer, percussionist and composer Digest Tracklist : w/ The Electric Bebop Band – Morpio (2003) . It Should’Ve Happened A Long Time Ago (2005) . Stella By Starlight (1995) . w/ Charlie Haden Liberation Music Orchestra – Live […]

Feliz Cumpleaños Arturo Sandoval. ‘Feliz Birthday Arturo’

This day (November 6, 1949), in Artemisa, Cuba, is born Arturo Sandoval, a jazz trumpeter and pianist. Digest Tracklist : El Trato (2019) . w/ Prince Royce – Don´t You Worry ‘Bout A Thing (2018) . Peanut Vendor (2017) . Seven Steps to Heaven (2016) . Funky Cha-Cha (2015) . Things To Come (2012) . […]

This week In Jazz Legends 23

Pat Metheny, Kenny Garrett, Chick Corea, Gary Burton, Lee Konitz, Chick Corea, Pharoah Sanders, John Hicks, Dave Brubeck, Paul Desmond, Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer, NHØP, Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers, Chucho Valdes, Archie Shepp, Max Roach, Abdullah Ibrahim, James Blood Ulmer, Sam Rivers. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected […]

Benson Strictly Guitar

This Day (but in 2011), George Benson releases “Guitar Man” a mostly instrumental album. Now, guitar players are great on CD or streaming, but they are even better on video. By the simple fact that you can watch their fingers. (No you cannot on a CD).So we have compiled a “Benson Strictly Guitar” video playlist […]

This week In Singing Ladies 40

Toni Braxton, St. Vincent, Tracy Chapman, Anita O’Day, Julie Andrews, Katie Melua, Mercedes Sosa & Joan Baez, Amália Rodrigues, Mazzy Star, Evanescence, Fiona Apple, Sarah Brightman. They are the 12 Singing Ladies selected among the 249 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Toni Braxton […]

Miles Davis records ‘Live at the 1963 Monterey Jazz Festival’ with…

Miles Davis’ ‘Live at the 1963 Monterey Jazz Festival’ is an album recorded with George Coleman, Herbie Hancock, Ron Carter and Tony Williams on September 20, 1963 and released on July 31, 2007 By Monterey Jazz Festival Records. Track Listing : 1.Waiting For Miles – 0:41 . 2.Autumn Leaves (Joseph Kosma, Johnny Mercer, Jacques Prévert) […]

Ray Charles records ‘Dedicated to You’ with Betty Carter (1960)

Ray Charles’ ‘Dedicated to You’ is an album recorded on August 23, 1960 with Betty Carter and released In January 1961 by ABC Paramount. Track Listing : 1.Hardhearted Hannah (Jack Yellen, Milton Ager, Charles Bates, Bob Bigelow) – 03:14 . 2.Nancy (With The Laughing Face) (Jimmy Van Heusen, Phil Silvers) – 03:02 . 3.Margie (Con […]

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 08

Harold Mabern, Robert Glasper, Abdullah Ibrahim, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Tommy Flanagan, Bill Evans, Alan Broadbent, Mulgrew Miller, Chick Corea , Esbjörn Svensson, Herbie Hancock, Craig Taborn. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)” performers selected among the 271 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . […]

Blue Note publish Joe Lovano’s ‘I’m All For You,’ a…

Joe Lovano’s ‘I’m All For You’ is a ballads album recorded with Hank Jones, George Mraz and Paul Motian and released on May 4, 2004 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.I’M All For You (Joe Lovano) – 07:50 . 2.Don’T Blame Me (Dorothy Fields / Jimmy Mchugh) – 07:51 . 3.Monk’S Mood (Thelonious Monk) […]

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 […]