This week In Jazz Legends 06/52

Michel Petrucciani, Anthony Jackson & Steve Gadd, John Coltrane, Chick Corea, Dizzy Gillespie, Jimmy Smith, Wayne Shorter Quartet, Ramsey Lewis, Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer & Nhøp, Lalo Schifrin, The Bad Plus, Stan Kenton, Count Basie

They are the “Jazz Legends” performers selected among the 252 Posts we publish this week.

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


1 . Michel Petrucciani, Anthony Jackson & Steve Gadd – So What

Lifted from : Petrucciani, Jackson & Gadd are in Stuttgart (1998)

2 . John Coltrane – I Want To Talk About You

Lifted from : John Coltrane records his fourth album : ‘Soultrane’ for Prestige (1958)

3 . Chick Corea – Moseb The Executioner

Lifted from : Chick Corea releases the album : ‘The Ultimate Adventure’ (2006)

4 . Dizzy Gillespie – A Night In Tunisia

Lifted from : Dizzy Gillespie records ‘An Electrifying Evening with the Dizzy Gillespie Quintet’ live at MOMA in New York City (1961)

5 . Jimmy Smith – Honky Tonk

Lifted from : We remember Jimmy Smith. ‘Jimmy Moved On’

6 . Wayne Shorter Quartet – Starry Night

Lifted from : Blue Note publish Wayne Shorter’s ‘Without a Net,’ an album recorded with Brian Blade Danilo Pérez and John Patitucci (2013)

7 . Ramsey Lewis – Living For The City

Lifted from : Ramsey Lewis plays in Paris (2016)

8 . Milt Jackson, Benny Golson, Art Farmer & Nhøp – I Remember Clifford

Lifted from : Art Farmer and Benny Golson record together ‘Meet the Jazztet’ (1960)

9 . Lalo Schifrin – Mission Impossible (W/ Rté Concert Orchestra)

Lifted from : Lalo Schifrin conducts in Dublin (2010)

10 . The Bad Plus – Everywhere You Turn

Lifted from : Columbia publish The Bad Plus’ second album : ‘These Are the Vistas’ (2003)

11 . Stan Kenton – Artistry In Rhythm

Lifted from : Stan Kenton takes his Orchestra to London (1972)

12 . Count Basie – Basie Boogie, Lil’ Darlin’

Lifted from : Count Basie takes his Orchestra to Zurich (1959)


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