This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 27

Herbie Hancock, Thelonious Monk, Horace Silver, Keith Jarrett, Oscar Peterson, Duke Ellington, Joe Zawinul, Bill Evans, Vijay Iyer, Dave Brubeck, Hiromi, Count Basie, Judy Garland. They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)” performers selected among the 252 Posts we publish this week.

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

Tracklist

1 . Herbie Hancock – Chameleon

Lifted from : Herbie Hancock holds a ‘Session’ in Basel (2006)

2 . Thelonious Monk – Don’t Blame Me

Lifted from : Thelonious Monk records his twenty sixth album : ‘Criss-Cross’ (1962)

3 . Horace Silver – Cool Eyes

Lifted from : Horace Silver records ‘6 Pieces of Silver’ with Donald Byrd, Hank Mobley et al (1956)

4 . Keith Jarrett – It’s About That Time (w/ Miles Davis)

Lifted from : The Miles Davis Group meets in Berlin (1971)

5 . Oscar Peterson – Just Friends / I Love You (w/ Nhø Pedersen)

Lifted from : Oscar Peterson meets Count Basie in Prague (1974)

6 . Duke Ellington – Take The “A” Train

Lifted from : Duke Ellington takes his Orchestra to Berlin (1969)

7 . Joe Zawinul – Directions / Dr. Honoris Causa (w/ Weather Report)

Lifted from : Weather Report record ‘I Sing the Body Electric’ for Columbia (1971)

8 . Bill Evans – Up With The Lark

Lifted from : Bill Evans records ‘Homecoming’ live at the Southeastern Louisiana University (1979)

9 . Vijay Iyer – Imagine

Lifted from : Vijay Iyer covers Lennon (2011)

10 . Dave Brubeck – Forty Days

Lifted from : On German TV today, Dave Brubeck at ‘Jazz Gehört und Gesehen’ (1966)

11 . Hiromi – Haze

Lifted from : Hiromi Uehara records ‘Voice’ with bassist Anthony Jackson and drummer Simon Phillips (2011)

12 . Count Basie & Judy Garland – Memories Of You

Lifted from : On TV today, Judy Garland & Count Basie (1963)

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