This week In Jazz Legends 30/52

Sonny Rollins, Frank Foster, John Faddis, Jimmy Smith, Kenny Burrell, VSOP II, Laurindo Almeida, Johnny Griffin, Herbie Hancock, Santana, Gil Evans, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Miles Davis, Charles Mingus, Globe Unity Orchestra, Ornette Coleman

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 448 Posts we publish this week.

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


This week In Jazz Legends 30/52


1 . Sonny Rollins . There Will Never Be Another You

Lifted from : Sonny Rollins records ‘Our Man in Jazz’ at The Village Gate in New York Cit (1962)

2 . Frank Foster , John Faddis , Jimmy Smith . Kenny Burrell . Organ Grinders Swing

Lifted from : Happy Birthday Jon Faddis. ‘The Dizzyple’

3 . VSOP II . Arboretum

Lifted from : VSOP II are at Montreux Jazz (1983)

4 . Laurindo Almeida . Dear Heart

Lifted from : Laurindo Almeida  – Brazilliant

5 . Johnny Griffin . Sophisticated Lady (w/  Quartet)

Lifted from : The Johnny Griffin Quartet plays in  Juan Les Pins (1970)

6 . Herbie Hancock . Santana . Song For My Brother

Lifted from : Santana meets Hancock in Tokyo (1981)

7 . Gil Evans . Thoroughbred (w/ Orchestra)

Lifted from : Gil Evans takes his Orchestra to Umbria Jazz (1974)

8 . Rahsaan Roland Kirk . Volunteered Slavery

Lifted from : Roland Kirk records ‘Volunteered Slavery’ for Atlantic Records (1969)

9 . Miles Davis . All Of You

Lifted from : Miles Davis records ‘In Europe’ with Ron Carter, George Coleman , Herbie Hancock and Tony Williams at Festival du Jazz in Antibes (1963)

10 . Charles Mingus . Flowers For A Lady

Lifted from : Charles Mingus is at Umbria Jazz (1974)

11 . Globe Unity Orchestra . Globe Unity 70

Lifted from : We remember Albert Mangelsdorff. ‘Der Posaunist’

12 . Ornette Coleman . Dancing In Your Head

Lifted from : Ornette Coleman is “Live Under The Sky” (1986)


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