2 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-06-09Artists: Art Blakey/Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers
2 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-05-12Artists: Dinah Washington
2 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-05-12Artists: Billie Holiday
Although many of Billie Holiday's recordings for Commodore and Decca are often overlooked -- at least in comparison to the songs that bookend her career (for Columbia and Verve) -- they include some o...continue...
1 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-05-12Artists: Ella Fitzgerald
This 1999 reissue contains two bonus tracks not included on the original release.
Personnel: Ella Fitzgerald (vocals); Bill Doggett (conductor, arranger, organ); Phil Woods, Jerry Dodgion, Carl...continue...
1 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-05-12Artists: Nina Simone
1 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-05-12Tracks: Memories of You [Vocal Version]; Can't We Talk it Over; That's a Plenty; Fine Romance, A; It's Bad For Me; Goodbye [Vocal Version]; Bugle Call Rag; One O'clock Jump; Avalon; Don't Be That Way; Down S...
Artists: Rosemary Clooney/Benny Goodman
2 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2015-04-14Artists: Johnny Hartman
3 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2014-12-02Tracks: When It's Sleepy Time Down South; Back Home Again In Indiana; Gypsy, The; Someday You'll Be Sorry; Tin Roof Blues; Bucket's Got a Hole In It, The; Rose Room; Perdido; Blues For Bass; Me and Brother B...
Artists: Louis Armstrong
2 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2014-12-02Tracks: Skin Deep; Mooche, The; Take the "A" Train; Perdido; Controversial Suite, Pt. 1: Before My Time, The; Controversial Suite, Pt. 2: Later, The; Tone Parallel to Harlem, A (The Harlem Suite); Liberian S...
Artists: Duke Ellington
3 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2014-10-14Artists: Dave Brubeck/The Dave Brubeck Quartet/Paul Desmond
2 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2014-10-14Artists: Stan Getz (Sax)/Stan Getz Quartet (Sax)
Recorded during Stan Getz's lengthy stay in Copenhagen, the influential tenorman is in excellent form for these quartet performances with a Danish rhythm section. The repertoire is mostly standards wi...continue...
1 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2014-10-14Artists: Thelonious Monk/Thelonious Monk Trio
1 CD / Essential Jazz Classics / 2014-10-14Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)/Chet Baker Quartet/Russ Freeman (Piano)