This week In Jazz Legends 22/52

Roy Hargrove Quintet, Wynton Marsalis, Eliane Elias, Mary Lou Williams, Christian McBride, Count Basie, Ella Fitzgerald, Doc Cheatham, Herbie Hancock, Miles Davis, Marcus Miller, Joe Henderson, Sun Ra Arkestra , Pete Escovedo

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 383 Posts we publish this week.

Here, they are reunited in one glorious playlist. Enjoy!


This week In Jazz Legends 22/52


1 . Roy Hargrove Quintet . Rouge/You’re My Everything

Lifted from : Roy Hargrove Quintet releases ‘Earfood’ featuring ‘Strasbourg/St. Denis’ (2008)

2 . Wynton Marsalis . Cherokee

Lifted from : Wynton Marsalis starts the recording of ‘Marsalis Standard Time, Vol. 1’ with Marcus Roberts on Piano (1986)

3 . Eliane Elias . They Can’t Take That Away From Me

Lifted from : Eliane Elias releases ‘I Thought About You’ as ‘A Tribute to Chet Baker’ (2013)

4 . Mary Lou Williams . The Man . Love

Lifted from : We Remember Mary Lou Williams. ‘Mary Lou, First Lady of Jazz’

5 . Christian McBride . Used Ta Could

Lifted from : Happy Birthday Christian McBride. ‘The Prince McBride’

6 . Count Basie & Ella Fitzgerald . Oh Lady Be Good

Lifted from : Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Jazz at Santa Monica ’72’ with the Count Basie Orchestra (1972)

7 . Doc Cheatham .  Someday You’ll Be Sorry

Lifted from : We remember Doc Cheatham. ‘Ninety Two Years of Doc Cheatham’

8 . Herbie Hancock & Miles Davis . Watermelon Man

Lifted from : Blue Note publish Herbie Hancock’s debut album . ‘Takin’ Off’ featuring ‘Watermelon Man’ (1962)

9 . Marcus Miller . Mr.Clean

Lifted from : Concord Jazz publish Marcus Miller’s ‘Renaissance’, his nineteenth album (2012)

10 . Joe Henderson . Recorda-me (w/ Freddie Hubbard , Herbie Hancock , Ron Carter , Tony Williams , Bobby Hutcherson , James Newton)

Lifted from : Joe Henderson records ‘Page One,’ his debut album for Blue Note (1963)

11 . Sun Ra Arkestra  – . Want To Be Happy

Lifted from : We Remember Sun Ra. ‘Sun In The Sky’

12 . Pete Escovedo . What’cha Gonna Do?

Lifted from : Pete Escovedo leads an 11-piece orchestra  (1989l)


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