1 CD / / 2016-04-08Artists: Gene Shaw
1 CD / / 2016-04-08Artists: Dorothy Ashby
Issued on Cadet in 1970, THE RUBAIYAT OF DOROTHY ASHBY is really a left-field offering for the jazz harpist Dorothy Ashby. But being a jazz harpist was--and remains--an outside thing in the tradition....continue...
1 CD / Poll Winners Records / 2016-01-15Artists: Stan Getz (Sax)/Bob Brookmeyer
Personnel: Stan Getz (tenor saxophone); Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone); Steve Kuhn (piano); John Neves (bass); Roy Haynes (drums).
Recorded at Nola Studios, New York, New York in September 196...continue...
1 CD / Paddle Wheel / 2015-12-18Tracks: Light; Careful; Kyoto Bells; Without Words; Echo; Young One, For Debra; Two Special People; Something for Now
Artists: Jim Hall
Personnel: Jim Hall (electric guitar); Don Thompson Quartet (piano); Terry Clarke (drums).
Recording information: 11/01/1976.
Recorded a few days after his 1976 Live in Tokyo LP, Jim Hal...continue...
1 CD / Paddle Wheel / 2015-12-18Tracks: Billie's Bounce; Twister; Concierto de Aranjeuz; Chelsea Bridge; St. Thomas
Artists: Jim Hall
Personnel: Jim Hall (electric guitar); Terry Clarke (drums).
Recording information: 10/28/1976.
Photographer: Akiyoshi Miyashita.
One of a pair of recordings made during a tour of...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-12-11Artists: Howard Roberts (Guitar)
1 CD / / 2015-11-20Artists: Lee Konitz Quintet/Warne Marsh
1 CD / / 2015-11-20Artists: Warne Marsh Quartet
One of the great jazz improvisers and always vastly underrated, the late tenor saxophonist Warne Marsh had several previously unknown sessions released for the first time by Storyville on CD during 19...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-11-20Artists: Paul Desmond
Personnel: Paul Desmond (alto saxophone); Jim Hall (guitar); Gene Cherico, Gene Wright (bass); Connie Kay (drums).
Recorded at Webster Hall, New York, New York between June 5 & 25, 1963.
1 CD / / 2015-11-13Artists: Vince Guaraldi Trio/Vince Guaraldi
Personnel: Vince Guaraldi (piano); Monty Budwig, Fred Marshall (bass); Colin Bailey, Jerry Granelli (drums).
Includes liner notes by Ralph J. Gleason.
For ages four to nine. ~ Bob Hinkle...continue...
1 CD / Sony BMG / 2015-10-23Tracks: Springsville; Maids of Cadiz, The; Duke, The; My Ship; Miles Ahead; Blues For Pablo; New Rhumba; Meaning of the Blues; Lament; I Don't Wanna Be Kissed (By Anyone But You)
Artists: Miles Davis
Personnel: Miles Davis (flugelhorn); Gil Evans (arranger, conductor); Lee Konitz (alto saxophone); Taft Jordan, Ernie Royal, Bernie Glow, John Carisi, Louis Mucci (trumpet); Jimmy Cleveland, Frank Reh...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-10-23Artists: Helen Merrill/Piero Umiliani Orchestra
Though she had been active since the 1940s -- while still a teenager -- vocalist Helen Merrill finally came to prominence in the 1950s through her recordings for EmArcy. By the end of the decade, she ...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-10-23Artists: Al Cohn/Zoot Sims
This 1999 reissue contains four bonus tracks not included on the original release.
Personnel: Al Cohn, Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone); Dick Sherman (trumpet); Dave McKenna, Hank Jones (piano); Mil...continue...
Sonny Rollins/Teddy Edwards: Sonny Rollins at Music Inn/Teddy Edwards at Falcon's Lair/The MJQ at Music Inn
1 CD / Dreamcovers Records / 2015-10-16Artists: Sonny Rollins/Teddy Edwards
Chico Hamilton/Elmer Bernstein (Composer/Conductor): Sweet Smell of Success: Jazz Themes from the Movie Sound Track
1 CD / Soundtrack Factory / 2015-10-16Artists: Chico Hamilton/Elmer Bernstein (Composer/Conductor)
The themes from the film Sweet Smell of Success (originally issued on the Decca label) surround the seedy side of Broadway/New York City social life. The plot involves syndicated gossip columnist J.J....continue...
1 CD / / 2015-10-09Artists: Lee Konitz
Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)/Duke Jordan/Duke Jordan Trio: Complete George's Jazz Club Performance
1 CD / Domino Jazz / 2015-09-11Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)/Duke Jordan/Duke Jordan Trio
Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)/Duke Jordan/Duke Jordan Trio: Complete New Morning Performances
2 CD / Domino Jazz / 2015-09-11Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)/Duke Jordan/Duke Jordan Trio
1 CD / Fantasy / 2015-07-31Tracks: Linus and Lucy; Charlie Brown Theme; Baseball Theme; Oh, Good Grief; Happiness Is; Little Birdie; Great Pumpkin Waltz, The; Thanksgiving Theme; Christmas Is Coming; Christmas Time Is Here [Instrument...
Artists: Vince Guaraldi Trio/Vince Guaraldi
To celebrate the 60th anniversary of the PEANUTS brand, PEANUTS Greatest Hits is an all-new compilation featuring 12 of the most memorable recordings from the...continue...
Vince Guaraldi recorded plenty of enduring music but his most popular works remain the songs he recorded for Peanuts television specials. Remarkably, it took until 2015 for the best of these to be col...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-06-16Artists: Jutta Hipp/Zoot Sims
Personnel: Jutta Hipp (piano); Zoot Sims (tenor saxophone); Jerry Lloyd (trumpet); Ahmed Abdul-Malik (bass); Ed Thigpen (drums).
This is part of Blue Note's Limited Edition Connoisseur series....continue...
1 CD / Poll Winners Records / 2015-06-09Artists: The Modern Jazz Quartet
Modern Jazz Quartet: Milt Jackson (vibraphone); John Lewis (piano); Percy Heath (bass); Connie Kay (drums).
Originally released on Atlantic.
Despite the unassuming title, this features a...continue...
1 CD / / 2015-06-02Artists: Gil Evans
Personnel includes: Gil Evans (arranger, piano), Johnny Coles, Bernie Glow, Ernie Royal, Thad Jones (trumpet), Jimmy Cleveland, Tony Studd (trombone), Ray Alonge, Julius Watkins, Gil Cohen, Don Corado...continue...