This week In Jazz Legends 47/52

Anita O’Day, Jon Hendricks, Mel Torme, Weather Report, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Joshua Redman, Dizzy Gillespie, Bill Evans, Ella Fitzgerald, Paul Desmond, Charlie Haden, Pat Metheny

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 376 Posts we publish this week.

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


This week In Jazz Legends 47/52


1 . Anita O’Day – Love For Sale

Lifted from : We remember Anita O’Day. ‘Good O’Day’

2 . Jon Hendricks & Mel Torme – Down For Double

Lifted from : We remember Jon Hendricks. ‘Jon, He ‘s Only Singing

3 . Weather Report – Teen Town

Lifted from : Weather Report record ‘Live and Unreleased’ (1975)

4 . Duke Ellington – Take The “A” Train

Lifted from : Duke Ellington records the ’70th Birthday Concert’ album in Bristol, England (1969)

5 . Miles Davis – Honky Tonk

Lifted from : Columbia publish Miles Davis’ album : ‘Get Up with It’ (1974)

6 . Joshua Redman – Summertime

Lifted from : On TV today , Joshua Redman plays ‘Summertime’ (1998)

7 . Dizzy Gillespie – All the things you are

Lifted from : Dizzy Gillespie takes his Quintet to Paris (1965)

8 . Bill Evans – Emily

Lifted from : Bill Evans records ‘You’re Gonna Hear From Me,’ a live album with Eddie Gomez and Marty Morell (1969)

9 . Ella Fitzgerald – Dancing On The Ceiling (w/ Nat “King” Cole)

Lifted from : On TV today , Ella Fitzgerald at ‘Nat King Cole Show’ (1957)

10 . Paul Desmond – Emily

Lifted from : Paul Desmond records ‘Summertime,’ an album for CTI (1969)

11 . Charlie Haden – La Pasionaria (w/ Liberation Music Orchestra)

Lifted from : We remember Paul Motian. ‘In Motian’

12 . Pat Metheny – Song for the boys

Lifted from : Pat Metheny records ‘One Quiet Night’ solo on acoustic and baritone guitars (2001)


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