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 […]
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 […]
October 13, 1990 – Wynton Marsalis joins “Desde Chile… un abrazo a la esperanza”, a concert organized by Amnesty International at at the Estadio Nacional in Santiago, Chile
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 […]
‘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, […]
September 20, 2013 – Ahmad Jamal (p) plays with Wynton Marsalis (tp), Reginald Veal (b), Herlin Riley (d) and Manolo Badrena (perc) at Lincoln Center in New-York City
September 13, 2012 – The Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra led by Wynton Marsalis presents ‘My Audiobiography,’ a special show with Bobby McFerrin.
Paul Simon‘s ‘In the Blue Light’ is his fourteenth solo studio album recorded with among others Bill Frisell, Wynton Marsalis, Bryce Dessner from The National and the yMusic sextet and released on September 7, 2018 by Legacy Recordings.
Joe Henderson’s ‘Lush Life: The Music of Billy Strayhorn’ is a (tribute to Billy Strayhorn) album recorded on September 3 & 8, 1991 and released In 1992 By Verve. Track Listing : 1.Isfahan (Duke Ellington, Billy Strayhorn) – 05:59 . 2.Johnny Come Lately (Billy Strayhorn) – 06:30 . 3.Blood Count (Billy Strayhorn) – 07:19 . […]
This day (August 26, 1960), in Breaux Bridge, Louisiana, is born Branford Marsalis, an American saxophonist, composer and bandleader.
August 19, 2000 – Chocolate Armenteros and Wynton Marsalis will sit in with the Machito Orchestra conducted by Mario Grillo at Great Jazz at the Great Hill in Central Park
August 17, 1990 – Wynton Marsallis plus Doc Cheatham, Jacki Byard, Carrie Smith, Bucky Pizzarelli, Ruby Braff, Teddy Riley, Elvin Jones, Jon Faddis, Georges Wein and many others. They all pay tribute to Louis Armstrong. at Newport Casino in Newport, RI
Shirley Horn’s ‘You Won’t Forget Me’ is a studio album recorded on June 12 & August 13, 1990 and featuring Miles Davis’ last appearance as a sideman and released in 1991 by Verve. Track listing : 1.The Music That Makes Me Dance (Bob Merrill, Jule Styne) – 06:32 . 2.Come Dance with Me (Sammy Cahn, […]
August 11, 2014 – the Wynton Marsalis Septet – that is Wynton Marsalis (tp), Walter Blanding (s), Ted Nash (s), Elliot Mason (tb), Dan Nimmer (p), Carlos Henriquez (b) and Ali Jackson (d) – is at “Jazz in Marciac,” France