1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Do Nothin' Till You Hear From Me; I Got It Bad; Hey, Buddy Bolden; Merry Mending; Something to Live For; You Better Know It; I Like the Sunrise; Solitude; Gal From Joe's, The; Satin Doll; It Don't Me...
Artists: Nina Simone
Nina Simone was on her way to becoming a major name by 1962, with her protest and civil rights songs granting her acclaim and recognition far beyond the jazz world. Sings Ellington is a change of pace...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Eddie Higgins
Pianist Eddie Higgins' third album as a leader (following an obscurity for Replica and a Vee Jay LP) features his regular Chicago-based trio of the era, a group with bassist Richard Evans and drummer ...continue...
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Winter Weather; I Don't Know Why; There's a Small Hotel; Out of Nowhere; Aren't You Glad You're You; Remember; Together; Deep Purple; Always; Lover Come Back to Me; By the River Sainte Marie; Alone T...
Artists: Harry "Sweets" Edison (Trumpet)/Joe Williams (Vocals)
When singer Joe Williams left Count Basie's orchestra to go out on his own in early 1961, at first he co-led a group with veteran trumpeter Harry "Sweets" Edison. The Together set matches Williams and...continue...
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Trav'lin' Light; Swamp People, The; Green Country, The (New England Mood); Forty-Second Street; Pickin' Em Up & Layin' Em Down; Lonely Time, The; Show Me the Way to Go Home; California Here I Come
Artists: Jimmy Giuffre
Personnel: Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet, tenor saxophone, baritone saxophone); Jim Hall (guitar); Bob Brookmeyer (trombone).
Liner Note Author: Nat Hentoff....continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Johnny Smith
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Milt Jackson
Personnel: Milt Jackson (vibraphone); Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone); Frank Foster, Lucky Thompson (tenor saxophone); Sahib Shihab (baritone saxophone); Joe Newman (trumpet); Jimmy Cleveland (tr...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Jack Teagarden
Cut at a series of sessions in late January and early February 1961, the music on Portrait of Mr. T is interchangeable with the content of The Dixie Sound, which came from the same sessions -- the dif...continue...
1 CD / WEA / 2017-03-03Tracks: Becoming; C Minor Complex; You Don't Know What Love Is; Deliberation; Scene and Variations: Carol/Tania/Bud; Love Lines; G Minor Complex
Artists: Lennie Tristano
Liner Note Author: Barry Ulanov.
Tristano's piano solos are challenging and ambitious on these unaccompanied solo works, recorded between 1960 and 1962 (all except "You Don't Know What Love Is"...continue...
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Lonely Hours; I'll Never Be the Same; If I Had You; Friendless; You're Driving Me Crazy; Always on My Mind; Look for Me, I'll Be Around; What'll I Do; Solitude; These Foolish Things Remind Me of You;...
Artists: Sarah Vaughan
Liner Note Author: Sarah Vaughan.
Arranger: Benny Carter .
The Lonely Hours, Sarah Vaughan's contribution to the genre of saloon song LPs, doesn't have a stellar selection of material --...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Gene Harris/Gene Harris Trio
On this Fresh Sound CD, Gene Harris sounds more like Oscar Peterson than himself, since he had not yet developed the bluesy style that was the trademark of his many recordings for Concord during the l...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Zoot Sims
1 CD / Atlantic (Label) / 2017-03-03Tracks: Lover Come Back to Me; Comes Love; Lover Man; Pete's Alibi; Cheremoya; Jordu; Flamingo; Marcia Lee
Artists: Conte Candoli/Lou Levy
Personnel: Conte Candoli (trumpet); Lou Levy (piano); Bill Holman (tenor saxophone); Lawrence Marable (drums).
Liner Note Author: Bill Russo.
Trumpeter Conte Candoli and pianist Lou Levy...continue...
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Perdido; Early Autumn; It Had to Be You; All Alone; Lullaby of Birdland; If I Knew Then; Indiana; Midnight Sun; Whiffenpoof Song; Shadrak; Old Man River; Chloe; Joshua Fit the Battle of Jericho
Artists: The Delta Rhythm Boys
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Artists: Dinah Washington
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Artists: Art Farmer/Art Farmer Quartet
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Ornette Coleman Double Quartet/Ornette Coleman
The 1998 reissue of FREE JAZZ contains all the original tracks and liner notes, plus additional tracks and rare photos.
Ornette Coleman Double Quartet: Ornette Coleman (alto saxophone); Freddie...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Roland Hanna
When Destry Rides Again, with music by Harold Rome, became a hit on Broadway, it was not a surprise that certain A&R men saw possibilities in producing jazz treatments of selections from this musical....continue...
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Drum Also Waltzes, The; Nommo; Drums Unlimited; St. Louis Blues; For Big Sid; In the Red (A Xmas Carol)
Artists: Max Roach
Personnel: Max Roach (drums, cymbals).
Liner Note Author: Nat Hentoff.
Photographer: Ray Ross .
Other than a trio set with the legendary pianist Hasaan Ibn Ali, this set was Max R...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Jesse Powell
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Sonny Stitt
Sonny Stitt (doubling on alto and tenor) performs eight songs from Broadway shows on this LP while accompanied by a ten-piece group filled with all-stars. Except for "Hello Dolly," none of the materia...continue...
1 CD / WPCR / 2017-03-03Tracks: Backlash; Return of the Prodigal Son, The; Little Sunflower; On the Que-Tee; Up Jumped Spring; Echoes of Blue
Artists: Freddie Hubbard
Personnel: Freddie Hubbard (trumpet, flugelhorn); James Spaulding (alto saxophone, flute); Albert Dailey (piano); Bob Cunningham (bass); Otis Ray Appleton (drums); Ray Barretto (percussion).
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Coleman Hawkins/Milt Jackson
Personnel: Milt Jackson (vibraphone); Coleman Hawkins (tenor saxophone); Tommy Flanagan (piano); Kenny Burrell (guitar); Eddie Jones (bass) Connie Kay (drums).
Producer: Nesuhi Ertegun.
3 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Helene Martin
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Charles Mingus
Personnel: Charles Mingus (bass); George Adams (vocals, tenor saxophone); Jack Walrath (trumpet); Don Pullen (piano); Dannie Richmond (drums).
Recorded at Atlantic Recording Studios, New York, ...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-03-03Artists: Charles Mingus
Personnel: Charles Mingus (acoustic bass); George Adams (tenor saxophone); Jack Walrath, Marcus Belgrave (trumpet); Don Pullen (piano); Dannie Richmond (drums).
Recorded at Atlantic Recording S...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Stefania Tallini/Guinga (Carlos Althier de Souza Lemos Escobar)
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Gianluigi Trovesi/Umberto Petrin
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Miles Mosley
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Matteo Cona
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Francesco Di Giovanni
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Riccardo Fassi
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Astor Piazzola
1 CD / Bridge / 2017-02-24Tracks: Concierto De Aranjuez; I Never Was a Cowboy; Latin Stuff; I Feel Breeze; Tighten Up
1 CD / Whaling City Sound / 2017-02-24Tracks: Road to Forever; City of 2-5s; Dancing Panda, The; Take the Crowell Train; Farewell Phil Woods; Whaling City Sound; Red Fish Boulevard; Seasons; Buzzardology; Mr. Parker
Artists: Greg Abate/Mark Walker
Fluent in both saxophone and the great language of bebop, Greg Abate has done nothing if not worked tirelessly across five decades to keep the...continue...
Personnel: Greg Abate (flute, soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, tenor saxophone); Mark Walker (drums, percussion); Tim Ray (piano, electric piano); John Lockwood (acoustic bass, electric bass).
2 CD / Whaling City Sound / 2017-02-24Tracks: Teen Town; Palladium; Mr. Gone; Young and Fine; Remark You Made, A; Black Market; Sightseeing; Punk Jazz; Scarlett Woman/Boogie Woogie Waltz; Elegant People; Birdland; Directions; Maestro Ron; Just G...
Artists: Gerry Gibbs & The Thrasher Band
It is unique and kind of madcap, the sign of a fertile artist plowing through all the ideas swirling around his brain. "Instead of creating...continue...
Personnel: Gerry Gibbs (drums, percussion, electronics); Hans Glawischnig (acoustic bass, electric bass); Alex Collins (vocals, piano, Fender Rhodes piano, organ, Hammond b-3 organ).
3 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Various Artists
4 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Sun Ra & His Arkestra
2 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Charles Mingus
This remastered edition of MINGUS AH UM features six of the original tracks in unedited form and three bonus tracks.
Personnel: Charles Mingus (piano, bass); John Handy (alto & tenor saxophones...continue...
1 CD / Animal Music / 2017-02-24Artists: Abraham Brudno/Shalom Charitonov/David Doruzka
Guitarist and composer David Doružka, a leading and awarded representative of the Czech jazz scene, whose activities go beyond Czech borders, comes with his new...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Ellestad Wiik Duo
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Philly Joe Jones
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Daniele D'Agaro
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Tor Jonsson Orkester
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Joe McPhee
Considering the dozens, perhaps hundreds, of albums in which Joe McPhee, Matthew Shipp, and Dominic Duval have each participated, you might think that at some point they might start repeating themselv...continue...
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: David Mengual/Oriol Roca/Joan Diaz
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Javon Jackson
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Eva Fernandez
1 CD / Cadence Jazz / 2017-02-24Tracks: Qu'a
Artists: Cecil Taylor
Personnel: Cecil Taylor (piano); Dominic Duval, Harri Sjöström (soprano saxophone); Jackson Krall (drums).
Recording information: Iridium, New York, NY (04/29/1998).
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Torstein Ekspress
1 CD / / 2017-02-24Artists: Papajo