Jazz

Lyle Mays - Live at E.J.'s in Atlanta - 1981

Lyle Mays Trio – Live At E.J.’s – 1981 – Past Daily Downbeat: Memorial Edition (Lyle Mays: 1953-2020)

Lyle Mays Trio – Live at E.J.’s – Atlanta Georgia – August 22, 1981 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – If you can, please help us preserve history and culture:Become a Patron! More sad news this month. Hearing of the passing of Lyle Mays, founding member of The Pat Metheny...

Gerry Mulligan - Live at The Hague - 1982

Gerry Mulligan Big Band – Live At North Sea Jazz 1982 – Past Daily Downbeat

Gerry Mulligan – Big Band – Live At The North Sea Jazz Festival, The Hague – July 16, 1982 – VPRO Sorry to bug you, but . . .Become a Patron! Gerry Mulligan this weekend. With big band, recorded at the North Sea Jazz Festival in The Hague on July...

Clifford Brown - Max Roach - live 1956

Clifford Brown-Max Roach – Live At The Continental Restaurant – 1956 – Past Daily Downbeat

Clifford Brown – Max Roach Quintet – Live at The Continental Restaurant – WNOR-AM Broadcast – June 18, 1956 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The legendary Clifford Brown this weekend. In what very well may have been his last known broadcast before an untimely death from a car accident...

Dexter Gordon - Live in Paris - 1977

Dexter Gordon Quartet – Live In Paris 1977 – Past Daily Downbeat

Dexter Gordon – Live in Paris – September 25, 1977 – Espace Cardin, Paris – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Startin’ off the New Year/New Decade on bended-knee: Become a Patron! Dexter Gordon Quartet this weekend, with Al Haig on piano, Pierre Michelot on bass and Kenny Clarke on drums....

Illinois Jacquet - Live at Bombay Jazz Festival 1994

Illinois Jacquet Quintet – Live In Mumbai – 1994 – Past Daily Downbeat

Illinois Jacquet Quintet – Live at The Bombay Jazz Festival, Mumbai India – March 27, 1994 – Festival Soundboard – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Your support is critical to keeping this site up and alive: Become a Patron! The legendary Illinois Jacquet this weekend, along with his quintet, featuring...

Modern Jazz Quartet - Live In Nice, France (Gjon Mili Photo)

The Modern Jazz Quartet With Charles Mingus – Live At Nice Jazz Festival 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat.

Modern Jazz Quartet with Charles Mingus – Live At The Nice Jazz Festival, France – 1972 – ORTF, France – Every little bit helps a lot: Become a Patron! The Modern Jazz Quartet along with the legendary Charles Mingus in concert at the 1972 Nice Jazz Festival in 1972 and...

Rahsaan Roland Kirk - live in Copenhagen - 1963

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Live In Copenhagen – 1963 – Past Daily Downbeat

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Live in Copenhagen – Club Montmartre – October 24, 1963 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Become a Patron and get free downloads: Become a Patron! The inimitable Rahsaan Roland Kirk this week. Live in Copenhagen and with a quartet that features, Tete Montoliu, piano, Niels...

Jimmy McGriff

Jimmy McGriff And Hank Crawford – Live At The Fairmont – 1994 – Past Daily Downbeat

Jimmy McGriff with Hank Crawford – live at The Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco – July 29, 1994 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection- We could really use some support, if you haven’t already: Become a Patron! One of the legendary masters of the Hammond B-3 Jimmy McGriff with legendary alto Hank...