1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-09-17Tracks: Empire, The; Conquerors, The; Legend of Atlantis, The; Chains, The; Swords, The; Chorale; Kush; Salt Peanuts; Night In Tunisia, A; Mooche, The
Artists: Dizzy Gillespie
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-09-17Tracks: Mating Call; Gnid; Soultrane; On a Misty Night; Romas; Super Jet; Minor Mishap; Eclypso; Solacium; Tommy's Time; How Long Has This Been Going On?
Artists: John Coltrane
The Pianists' Touch collects two albums previously issued under their composers' names, recorded in the late '50s and featuring the playing of soon to be legendary and already world-renowned saxophoni...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-09-17Tracks: I Cover the Waterfront; Dear Old Stockholm; Afternoon In Paris; All the Things You Are; Bags' Groove; Willow Weep For Me; Little Girl Blue; D & E
Artists: John Lewis/Sacha Distel
Personnel: John Lewis (piano); Sacha Distel (guitar); Barney Wilen (tenor saxophone); Pierre Michelot, Percy Heath (bass); Connie Kay, Kenny Clarke (drums).
Recorded in Paris, France on Decembe...continue...
Dizzy Gillespie/Bud Powell/Max Roach/The Quintet/Charles Mingus/Charlie Parker (Sax): Jazz at Massey Hall
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-07-02Artists: Dizzy Gillespie/Bud Powell/Max Roach/The Quintet/Charles Mingus/Charlie Parker (Sax)
The Quintet: Charlie Parker (alto saxophone); Dizzy Gillespie (trumpet);
Bud Powell (piano); Charles Mingus (bass); Max Roach (drums).
Recorded live at Massey Hall, Toronto, Canada on Ma...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-07-02Artists: Count Basie
The Count Basie Orchestra was in top form for this set of Neal Hefti arrangements. Hefti had been one of the main architects of the new Basie sound of the '50s and on this memorable date he utilizes t...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-06-18Tracks: Blue Black Bottom; Handful of Keys; Numb Fumblin'; Ain't Misbehavin'; Sweet Savannah Sue; I've Got the Feeling I'm Falling [Tk 2]; I've Got the Feeling I'm Falling [Tk 3]; Love Me or Leave Me [Tk 1];...
Artists: Fats Waller
Thomas "Fats" Waller was the first jazz organist. He also helped to develop and establish the style of music commonly known as swing; was possessed of an outrageous sense of humor; sang however the he...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-06-18Tracks: Louisiana; Santa Claus Blues; Truckin'; Some Sweet Day; Sweet Like This; Ja Da; Don't Be That Way; Honeysuckle Rose; Brook's Blues; Slow Freight; Sheik of Araby, The; Pony Express; Down Home
Artists: Bob Brookmeyer Quintet/Bob Brookmeyer
This 1998 reissue contains 2 bonus tracks not included on the original release.
Personnel: Bob Brookmeyer (valve trombone, piano); Jimmy Giuffre (tenor & baritone saxophones, clarinet); Jim Hal...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-06-18Tracks: Who Knows; Retrospection; B Sharp Blues; Passion Flower; Dancers In Love; Reflections In D; Melancholia; Prelude To a Kiss; In a Sentimental Mood; Things Ain't What They Used To Be; All Too Soon; Jan...
Artists: Duke Ellington
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-06-04Artists: Count Basie
The release of this album in late 1957 marked the beginning of a glorious new phase in Count Basie's career. Signed to Roulette Records, the newly formed label owned by Morris Levy, the New York recor...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2013-03-12Tracks: Ode To a Cowboy; Summer Song; Yonder For Two; History of a Boy Scout; Plain Song; Curtain Time; Sounds of the Loop; Home At Last; Two Sleepy People; Pilgrim's Progress
Artists: Dave Brubeck/The Dave Brubeck Quartet
For this new musical adventure, pianist Dave Brubeck wrote eight diverse songs, of which "Summer Song" would become the best-known. This set was the debut of drummer Joe Morello with Brubeck's Quartet...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2012-10-16Artists: Ella Fitzgerald
Personnel: Ella Fitzgerald (vocals); Frank DeVol And His Orchestra.
Recorded at Columbia Recording Studios, New York on July 15 & 16, 1960 and Radio Recorders, Hollywood, California on August 5...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2012-07-10Artists: Johnny Mandel & His Orchestra/Hoagy Carmichael
Personnel includes: Hoagy Carmichael (vocals); Harry Klee (flute, alto saxophone); Mort Friedman (clarinet, tenor saxophone); Marty Berman (bass clarinet, baritone saxophone); Art Pepper (alto saxopho...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2012-07-10Artists: Billie Holiday
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2012-07-10Artists: Clifford Brown (Jazz)
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2012-07-10Artists: Johnny Griffin/Thelonious Monk/Thelonious Monk Quartet
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2012-07-10Tracks: Early in the Morning; Don't Explain; So Long; Good Morning Heartache; Trouble Is a Man; I Ain't Got Nothing But the Blues; Baby Don't You Cry; Rocks in My Bed; I'm Just a Lucky So and So; Almost Lost...
Artists: Lorez Alexandria
Personnel: Lorez Alexandria (vocals, 10-string bass).
Liner Note Authors: Malcolm Mint; Jimmy Lyons; Ralph J. Gleason; Benny Green .
Recording information: Chicago (01/03/1963); Chicago ...continue...
1 CD / Phoenix (Jazz) / 2011-11-15Artists: Chet Baker (Trumpet/Vocals/Composer)