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Wynton Marsalis

We remember Shirley Horn. ‘Two Heads, One Horn’

This day (October 20, 2005), in Washington, D.C., died Shirley Horn, an American jazz singer and pianist. Digest Tracklist : Our Love Is Here To Stay (2002) . How Insensitive (1999) . Fever (1998) . Once I Loved (1994) . This is the end of a beautiful friendship (1990) . w/ Wynton Marsalis – Basin […]

Happy Birthday Wynton Marsalis. ‘Master Wynton’

This day (October 18, 1961), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Wynton Marsalis, trumpeter, composer and bandleader Digest Tracklist : w/ Chris Thile & Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra – Homer’s Blues (2019) . w/ Ibrahim Maalouf @Jazz in Marciac (2018) . w/ Emile Parisien Quintet – Transmitting (2017) . w/ The Young Stars of […]

Singing Broadway

Eighty six famous artists sing seventy songs lifted from sixty-one Broadway Shows. This is our special “Singing Broadway” in video

Eric Clapton releases his twentieth album : ‘Clapton’ (2010)

Eric Clapton’s ‘Clapton’ is his twentieth (and his first in four years) studio album released on September 27, 2010 by Duck / Reprise. Track Listing : 1.Travelin’ Alone (Lil’ Son Jackson) – 03:56 . 2.Rocking Chair (Hoagy Carmichael) – 04:04 . 3.River Runs Deep (J.J. Cale) – 05:52 . 4.Judgement Day (Snooky Pryor) – 03:13 […]

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, […]

Wynton Marsalis plays at Newport Jazz (1989)

August 19, 1989 – the Wynton Marsalis Sextet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Wycliffe Gordon (tb), Wess ‘Warmdaddy’ Anderson (s), Farid Baron (p), Reginald Veal (b) and Herlin Riley (d) – plays at “Newport Jazz Festival” in Newport, RI