This week In Jazz Legends 04/52

Wes Montgomery, Benny Golson, Freddie Hubbard, Rahsaan Roland Kirk, Joe Lovano, Archie Shepp, Hugh Masekela . Jabu Nkosi, Sonny Rollins, Lenny White, Michael Brecker, SFJazz Collective, Chick Corea . Gary Burton

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 350 Posts we publish this week.

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


This week In Jazz Legends 04/52


1 . Wes Montgomery . West Coast Blues

Lifted from : Wes Montgomery records his fourth album for Riverside . ‘The Incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery’ (1960)

2 . Benny Golson . Take The A Train

Lifted from : Happy Birthday Benny Golson. ‘Along Came Benny’

3 . Freddie Hubbard . Red Clay (w/ Kenny Garrett)

Lifted from : Freddie Hubbard records ‘Red Clay’ with Joe Henderson and Herbie Hancock for CTI (1970)

4 . Rahsaan Roland Kirk . Seasons

Lifted from : Rahsaan Roland Kirk records ‘Prepare Thyself to Deal With . Miracle,’ an album for Atlantic (1973)

5 . Joe Lovano . Sounds Of Joy

Lifted from : Joe Lovano records ‘Quartets: Live at the Village Vanguard,’ . live album for Blue Note (1995)

6 . Archie Shepp . Blues For Brother G. Jackson (w/ Attica Blues Big Band)

Lifted from : Archie Shepp begins the recording of ‘Attica Blues,’ an album for Impulse! (1972)

7 . Hugh Masekela . Jabu Nkosi & Ashiko

Lifted from : We remember Hugh Masekela. ‘Just Hugh’

8 . Sonny Rollins . Alfie’s Theme

Lifted from : Sonny Rollins records ‘Alfie,’ an album for Impulse! (1966)

9 . Lenny White . Wolfbane (w/ Foley . Victor Bailey, Bennie Maupin)

Lifted from : Lenny White goes to Hollywood (2014)

10 . Michael Brecker . Broadband (w/ Quindectet)

Lifted from : Michael Brecker records ‘Wide Angles,’ an album for Verve (2003)

11 . SFJazz Collective . Spain (w/ Chick Corea)

Lifted from : Chick Corea sits in with SFJAZZ Collective (2013)

12 . Chick Corea & Gary Burton . Rhumbata

Lifted from : Happy Birthday Gary Burton. ‘Vibrant’


This week Top 20 in Jazz & Blues on RVM *

(*) According to our own statistics, upadted on January 22, 2023

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