This week In Jazz Legends (Special Pianists) 45/52

They are the “Jazz Legends (Special Pianists)” performers selected among the 324 Posts we publish this week.

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

Tracklist

1 . Herbie Hancock – Chameleon

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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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