This week In Jazz Legends 47/52

Anita O’Day, Jon Hendricks, Mel Torme, Weather Report, Miles Davis, Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Joshua Redman, Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, Jo Jones , Bill Evans, Ella Fitzgerald, Paul Desmond, Charlie Haden

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 314 Posts we publish this week.

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


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 . Miles Davis – Human Nature, Wrinkle

Lifted from : Miles Davis plays in Hamburg (1987)

5 . Duke Ellington – Take The “A” Train

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

6 . Miles Davis – Honky Tonk

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

7 . Joshua Redman – Summertime

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

8 . Roy Eldridge, Benny Carter, Don Byas, Coleman Hawkins, Jo Jones – Take The “A” Train

Lifted from : Jazz At The Philharmonic perform in Paris (1960)

9 . Bill Evans – Emily

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

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

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

11 . Paul Desmond – Emily

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

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

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


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