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This week In Jazz Legends 04

Christian Scott, Quintet, Bob James, David Sanborn, George Benson, Southside Aces, Evan Christopher, Irvin Mayfield, Duke Ellington, Ella Fitzgerald, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Lou Donaldson, Dr. Lonnie Smith, Camilo, Tomatito, Ramsey Lewis Trio, Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Ben Sidran, Archie Shepp. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 223 Posts we publish this week. Here, they […]

Ella Fitzgerald records two albums : ‘Ella’ and ‘Things…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Ella / Things Ain’t What They Used to Be ‘ is the combination of two separate studio albums recorded on May 26-30, 1969 and released .in 1970 by Reprise Track Listing : 1.Get Ready (Smokey Robinson) – 02:34 . 2.The Hunter Gets Captured By The Game (Smokey Robinson) – 03:01 . 3.Yellow Man […]

Ella Fitzgerald starts the recording of the album ‘Hello, Love’…

Ella Fitzgerald’s ‘Hello, Love’ is a studio album recorded between March 3 and April 7, 1960 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.You Go To My Head (John Frederick Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 04:38 . 2.Willow Weep For Me (Ann Ronell) – 04:03 . 3.I’M Thru With Love (Gus Kahn, Fud […]

Today and for the next two days, McCoy Tyner records ‘Soliloquy’ for…

McCoy Tyner’s ‘Soliloquy’ is a solo album recorded on February 19, 20 & 21, 1991 and released the same year by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Crescent (John Coltrane) – 5:02 . 2.Española (Mccoy Tyner) – 03:58 . 3.All The Things You Are (Oscar Hammerstein Ii, Jerome Kern) – 04:15 . 4.Twilight Mist (Mccoy Tyner) […]

Dizzy Gillespie records ‘The Ebullient Mr. Gillespie’ an album for…

Dizzy Gillespie’s ‘The Ebullient Mr. Gillespie’ is an album recorded on February 17, 18 & 20, 1959 and released the same year by Verve. Track Listing : 1.Swing Low, Sweet Cadillac (Dizzy Gillespie) – 07:06 . 2.Always (Irving Berlin) – 05:34 . 3.Willow Weep For Me (Ann Ronell) – 07:20 . 4.Ungawa (Gillespie, Oswaldo Nuñez) […]

Lou Rawls records his debut album : ‘Stormy Monday’ a.k.a.…

Lou Rawls’ ‘Stormy Monday’ is his debut album also known as ‘I’d Rather Drink Muddy Water’ recorded on February 5–12, 1962, with the Les McCann trio and released the same year by Capitol. Track Listing : 1.(They Call It) Stormy Monday (T-Bone Walker) – 03:45 . 2.God Bless The Child (Arthur Herzog, Billie Holiday) – […]

Columbia publish Tony Bennett’s tribute album to Billie Holiday :…

‘Tony Bennett on Holiday’ is a studio album recorded in tribute to Billie Holiday and released on February 4, 1997 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.(In My) Solitude (Eddie Delange, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills) – 02:57 . 2.All Of Me (Gerald Marks, Seymour Simons) – 01:44 . 3.When A Woman Loves A Man (Bernie Hanighen, […]

Blue Note publish Lena Horne’s last album : ‘Seasons of a…

Lena Horne’s ‘Seasons of a Life’ is her last album recorded between 1993 and 1997 and released on January 24, 2006 by Blue Note. Track Listing : 1.Black Is (Marissa Dodge) – 05:20 . 2.Maybe (Billy Strayhorn) – 02:42 . 3.I’Ve Got To Have You (Kris Kristofferson) – 04:15 . 4.I’Ll Always Leave The Door […]

Modern Jazz Quartet records ‘Fontessa,’ an album for Atlantic (1956)

Modern Jazz Quartet’s ‘Fontessa’ is an album recorded from January 22 till February 14, 1956 and released the same year by Atlantic. Track Listing : 1.Versailles (John Lewis) – 03:22 . 2.Angel Eyes (Earl Brent, Matt Dennis) – 03:48 . 3.Fontessa (John Lewis) – 11:12 . 4.Over The Rainbow (Harold Arlen, E.Y. Harburg) – 03:50 […]

Dinah Washington records ‘Dinah!’ an album for Emarcy (1956)

Dinah Washington’s ‘Dinah!’ is an album recorded on January 11 & November 11, 1956 and released in 1956 by Emarcy. Track Listing : 1.Look To The Rainbow (Yip Harburg, Burton Lane) – 02:48 . 2.Ill Wind (Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler) – 03:39 . 3.A Cottage For Sale (Willard Robison, Larry Conley) – 03:18 . 4.All […]