Tagged: Jazz

Louis Jordan And His Tympany 5 Live At Sardi’s – 1956 – Past Daily Downbeat

Louis Jordan And His Tympany 5 Live At Sardi’s – 1956 – Past Daily Downbeat

– All-Star Parade Of Bands – Louis Jordan and His Tympany 5 – Live at Sardis – July 9, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – From one of the pioneers of Jump-Blues and small-combo Jazz, bubbling under the radar in the 1930s and coming to the forefront after World...

Thelonious Monk Nonet  – Live In Paris 1967 – Past Daily Downbeat

Thelonious Monk Nonet – Live In Paris 1967 – Past Daily Downbeat

  – Thelonious Monk Nonet – Live In Paris – ORTF, Paris – Nov. 3, 1967 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Labor Day weekend and a few notes from the legendary and inimitable Thelonious Monk this afternoon. Recorded live in Paris by the ORTF (Radio France before the big...

Ella Fitzgerald – Live In Stockholm 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat

Ella Fitzgerald – Live In Stockholm 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Ella Fitzgerald – live at the Konserthusset, Stockholm – February 29, 1960 – Sveriges Radio. The First Lady of Song this weekend. Ella Fitzgerald, in one of her many concerts overseas, recorded live in Stockholm on February...

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015) – Live In Denmark 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition

Ornette Coleman (1930-2015) – Live In Denmark 1965 – Nights At The Roundtable: Tribute Edition

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Ornette Coleman – Live At The Tivoli, Copenhagen – Nov. 30, 1965 – DR Radio A departure from our usual Rock fare. The news of the passing of Ornette Coleman earlier today was a stunning blow and...

Pharoah Sanders Quartet – Live In France – Past Daily Downbeat

Pharoah Sanders Quartet – Live In France – Past Daily Downbeat

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Pharoah Sanders Quartet – Live at Les Pommiers, Coutances, May 15, 2015 – RFI-France Musique. I play a lot of older material, particularly Jazz on this site, but I don’t spend a lot of time seeing...

Oscar Peterson Trio – Live In Munich 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat

Oscar Peterson Trio – Live In Munich 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Oscar Peterson Trio – live in Munich – May 12, 1965 – Bayerischer Rundfunk The legendary Oscar Peterson this week, from a concert performed in Munich on May 12, 1965 and faithfully recorded and preserved by Bavarian...

Art Farmer And His All-Stars – Live At Salzburg – 1998 – Past Daily Downbeat

Art Farmer And His All-Stars – Live At Salzburg – 1998 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Art Farmer All-Stars – Live at Salzburg – 1998 The legendary Art Farmer this weekend, along with his All-Stars, featuring Johnny Griffin and tenor sax, Tommy Flanagan on piano, Peter Washington on bass, Lewis Nash on drums...

Jaki Byard – Live At The Public Theatre, New York – 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

Jaki Byard – Live At The Public Theatre, New York – 1979 – Past Daily Downbeat

  . . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Jaki Byard – In Concert at The Public Theatre,NYC – 1979 – NPR-Jazz Alive The legendary Jaki Byard this week. In concert,featuring solo work, his quartet and his big band, The Apollo Stompers, in concert at...

Clark Terry Quintet With Bob Brookmeyer – 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition (RIP: Clark Terry – 1920-2015)

Clark Terry Quintet With Bob Brookmeyer – 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat: Tribute Edition (RIP: Clark Terry – 1920-2015)

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Clark Terry Quintet w/Bob Brookmeyer – BBC – Jazz ’65 More sad news – this time from the Jazz world with word that legendary Trumpet/flugelhorn virtuoso Clark Terry passed away earlier this week at the age of...

The Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra Plays Music Of John Lewis And Gerry Mulligan – 2014 – Past Daily Downbeat

The Jazz At Lincoln Center Orchestra Plays Music Of John Lewis And Gerry Mulligan – 2014 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Jazz At Lincoln Center – Music Of John Lewis and Gerry Mulligan – Jazz At Lincoln Center Two favorites given a contemporary look-over as part of the Jazz At Lincoln Center radio series from 2014. The Music...