This week In Jazz Legends 24/52

Chet Baker , Ornette Coleman, Sonny Rollins, Benny Goodman, Jimmy Dorsey, Lester Bowie, Henry Mancini, Art Blakey, Jazz Messengers, Marcus Miller, Gil Evans Orchestra, Roy Hargrove, Karriem Riggins, Spyro Gyra

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 423 Posts we publish this week.

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


This week In Jazz Legends 24/52


1 . Chet Baker . Almost Blue

Lifted from : Chet Baker records ‘Chet Baker in Tokyo’ (1987)

2 . Ornette Coleman . Lonely Woman

Lifted from : We remember Ornette Coleman. ‘Ornette, What Else?’

3 . Sonny Rollins . Four Denmark (w/ Niels Henning Orsted Pedersen, Kenny Drew)

Lifted from : Sonny Rollins records ‘There Will Never Be Another You’ at Museum of Modern Art, New York (1965)

4 . Benny Goodman . Sing, Sing, Sing (w/ Gene Krupa)

Lifted from : We remember Benny Goodman. ‘Such . Goodman’

5 . Jimmy Dorsey . Man, That’s Groovy

Lifted from : We remember Jimmy Dorsey. ‘Dorsey Junior’

6 . Lester Bowie . Summertime (w/ Brazz Bros)

Lifted from : Lester Bowie sits in with the Brazz Bros at Jazz Baltica (1993)

7 . Henry Mancini . Charlie’s Angels Theme

Lifted from : We remember Henry Mancini. ‘Thematic’

8 . Art Blakey & Jazz Messengers . One By One

Lifted from : Art Blakey records ‘Ugetsu’ with the Jazz Messengers featuring Wayne Shorter and Freddie Hubbard (1963)

9 . Marcus Miller . Bruce Lee

Lifted from : Happy Birthday Marcus Miller. ‘Marcus Imperator’

10 . Gil Evans Orchestra . Up From the Skies

Lifted from : RCA record ‘The Gil Evans Orchestra Plays the Music of Jimi Hendrix’ (1974)

11 . Roy Hargrove & Karriem Riggins . @ Jazz Baltica

Lifted from : The Roy Hargrove Quintet plays at Jazzbaltica (1996)

12 . Spyro Gyra . Funkyard Dog

Lifted from : Heads Up Records release Spyro Gyra’s twenty-ninth album . ‘Good to Go-Go’ (2007)


This week Top 20 in Jazz & Blues on RVM *

(*) According to our own statistics, upadted on February 25, 2024

Comments are closed.