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Wynton Marsalis

This week In One-Off Collaborations 11

Angélique Kidjo & Buddy Guy, Paul Simon & Chris Thile, Post Malone & Red Hot Chili Peppers, Sharon Stone & Aerosmith, Slash & Carole King, Marianne Faithfull & Bill Frisell, Candy Dulfer & Trijntje Oosterhuis, Dionne Warwick & Chuck Jackson, Norah Jones, Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis, Gregory Porter & Laura Mvula, Paul Mccartney, Joe […]

This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 36

Chucho Valdes, Michel Camilo, Tania Maria, Hiromi, Michel Legrand, Ben Sidran, Marcus Roberts, Dave Grusin, Bill Evans, Alice Coltrane, Duke Ellington, Tommy Flanagan, Big Tiny Little. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)” selected among the 206 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy! Tracklist 1 . Chucho […]

This week In One-Off Collaborations 07

Muddy Waters & The Rolling Stones, Taj Mahal & Gregg Allman, Willie Nelson & Wynton Marsalis, Joan Baez & John Denver, Lulu & Maurice Gibb, Dave Matthews & Tim Reynolds, Rod Stewart & Ronald Isley, Mary J. Blige & Eric Clapton, David Bowie & Damon Albarn, Carly Simon & James Taylor, Jennifer Lopez & Ja […]

Wynton Marsalis records ‘Black Codes (From the Underground)’ with…

Wynton Marsalis’s ‘Black Codes (From the Underground)’ is an album recorded on January 7, 11 & 14, 1985 with Branford Marsalis and released on June 9, 1985 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Black Codes (Wynton Marsalis) – 09:31 . 2.For Wee Folks (Wynton Marsalis) – 09:06 . 3.Delfeayo’S Dilemma (Wynton Marsalis) – 06:46 . 4.Phryzzinian […]

This week In Jazz Legends 35

Dr. Lonnie Smith, James Carter Organ Trio, Chris Potter, Michel Petrucciani, David Sanborn, Grover Washington Jr., Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers, Dizzy Gillespie, Stan Getz, Charles Mingus, Mccoy Tyner, Erroll Garner, The Timex All Star. They are the “Jazz Legends” selected among the 147 Posts we publish this week. Here, they are reunited in […]

Happy Birthday Trombone Shorty. ‘Troy Story’

This day (January 2, 1986), in New Orleans, Louisiana, is born Troy Andrews a.k.a Trombone Shorty, a trombone and trumpet player from New Orleans. Tracklist : Do to Me, When the Saints Go Marching In (2019) . Brain Stew, Bulls On Parade (2018) . Where It At? (2017) . St. James Infirmary (2015) . @ […]

Wynton Marsalis Quintet ends the year in NYC (2014)

December 31, 2014 – the Wynton Marsalis Quintet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Walter Blanding (ts, ss), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b) & Ali Jackson (d) plus tap dancer Jared Grimes and singer Kate Davis – will finish the year at Dizzy’s Club in New York City

Wynton Marsalis celebrates Louis Armstrong (2012)

December 28, 2012 – (and tomorrow), the Wynton Marsalis Tentet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp, voc), Jon-Erik Kellso (tp), Andy Stein (viol), Ken Salvo (bjo,g), Victor Goines (s, cl), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b), Ali Jackson (d), Chris Crenshaw (tb) and Vince Giordano (b, tba) – celebrates “The Louis Armstrong Continuum” at Dizzy’s […]

Wynton Marsalis’ ‘Crescent City Christmas Card’ is a holiday…

Wynton Marsalis’ ‘Crescent City Christmas Card’ is a holiday album featuring Kathleen Battle and Jon Hendricks and released in January, 1990 by Columbia. Track Listing : 1.Carol Of The Bells (Mykola Leontovych, Traditional) – 04:56 . 2.Silent Night (Franz Gruber, Joseph Mohr) – Feat: . 3.Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Felix Mendelssohn, Charles Wesley) – […]

Wynton Marsalis begins the recording of ‘J Mood’ for Columbia (1985)

Wynton Marsalis’ ‘J Mood’ is an album recorded between December 17 and 20, 1985 and released in 1986 by Columbia Records. Track Listing : 1.J Mood (Wynton Marsalis) – 08:35 . 2.Presence That Lament Brings (Wynton Marsalis, Marcus Roberts) – 05:53 . 3.Insane Asylum (Donald Brown, Wynton Marsalis) – 06:34 . 4.Skain’S Domain (Wynton Marsalis) […]

Wynton Marsalis plays in NYC (2002)

December 15, 2002 – Wynton Marsalis and his band are at the House Of Tribes, a small community theater on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, NYC, founded by Astrologer Kwame Adansi-Bona. Go there early, it only holds 50 people.

Happy Birthday Lucky Peterson. ‘Lucky You!’

This day ( December 13, 1964), in Buffalo, New York, is born Judge Kenneth Peterson a.k.a. Lucky Peterson, an American contemporary bluesman Tracklist : @ New Morning (2019) . Hoochie Coochie Man (2018) . Every Day I Have The Blues (2016) . w/ Boney Fields – Jamaya . I’m Still Here (2014) . w/ Wynton […]