This week In Jazz Legends 24

Cannonball Adderley, Thelonious Monk, Count Basie, Nat king Cole, Illinois Jacquet, Ray Brown, Roy Eldridge, Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Oscar Peterson, Flip Phillips, Herb Ellis, Papa Jo Jones, Art Blakey, The Jazz Messengers, Dave Brubeck, Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Cedar Walton, Micky Roker, Shirley Horn, Ella Fitzgerald, Duke Ellington , Gene Krupa, Anita O’Day, Miles Davis, Michael Brecker. They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 290 Posts we publish this week.

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

Tracklist

1 . Cannonball Adderley – Straight No Chaser

Lifted from : Cannonball Adderley attends Newport Jazz in … Poland (1972)

2 . Thelonious Monk – Blue Monk

Lifted from : Thelonious Monk records his first studio album : ‘Thelonious Monk Trio’ for Prestige (1952)

3 . Count Basie – Splanky

Lifted from : Count Basie records with his orchestra ‘The Atomic Mr. Basie’ for Roulette (1957)

4 . Nat king Cole, Illinois Jacquet, Ray Brown, Roy Eldridge, Stan Getz, Coleman Hawkins, Oscar Peterson, Flip Phillips, Herb Ellis, Papa Jo Jones – Medley

Lifted from : On TV today, Oscar Peterson, Stan Getz et al sit in with Nat King Cole (1957)

5 . Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers – Dat Dere

Lifted from : We remember Art Blakey. ‘Art Bop’

6 . Dave Brubeck – Castilian Blues

Lifted from : On TV today, the Dave Brubeck Quartet at ‘Jazz Casual’ (1961)

7 . Milt Jackson, Ray Brown, Cedar Walton, Micky Roker – Bolivia, It Don´t Mean A Thing

Lifted from : Milt Jackson, Ray Brown & Cedar Walton meet in Hamburg (1984)

8 . Shirley Horn – This Can’t Be Love

Lifted from : We remember Shirley Horn. ‘Two Heads, One Horn’

9 . Ella Fitzgerald & Duke Ellington – Imagine My Frustration

Lifted from : Ella Fitzgerald records ‘Ella at Duke’s Place’ with the Duke Ellington Orchestra (1965)

10 . Gene Krupa, Anita O’Day, Roy Eldridge – Let Me Off Uptown

Lifted from : We remember Gene Krupa. ‘Be-Bop-A-Krupa’

11 . Miles Davis – Tutu

Lifted from : On TV Today, Miles Davis at ‘Night Music’ (1989)

12 . Michael Brecker – Upside Downside

Lifted from : Michael Brecker takes his band to Hamburg (1987)

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