Jazz

Lonnie Liston Smith – Live At Jazz Set – 1973 – Past Daily Downbeat

Lonnie Liston Smith – Live At Jazz Set – 1973 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – PBS Jazz Set: Lonnie Liston Smith – circa 1973 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Since we’re sticking around in the 70s so far today, I thought I would keep it going with an appearance by Lonnie Liston Smith from 1973. Smith,...

Wes Montgomery – Live In Hamburg 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat

Wes Montgomery – Live In Hamburg 1965 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Wes Montgomery Group – Funkhaus Studio 10, Hamburg Germany – April 30, 1965 – NDR The legendary Wes Montomgery Group this weekend. It occurred to me that I hadn’t run any Montgomery on Past Daily since we got started. No good...

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Live In Warsaw 1967 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Rahsaan Roland Kirk – live from Warsaw – 1967 – Polish Radio – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The legendary Rahsaan Roland Kirk this weekend. A concert given in Poland from 1967 and recorded by Polish Radio. One of the truly unique...

Steve Swallow Quintet With Carla Bley – Live At The London Jazz Festival 2011 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Steve Swallow Quintet – London Jazz Festival 2011 – Nov. 18, 2011 – BBC Radio 3 Something a bit more contemporary in the way of Jazz this weekend. The Steve Swallow Quintet, featuring Carla Bley, recorded by the venerable BBC Radio...

Stanley Turrentine With The CTI All-Stars – Live In Seattle – 1973 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – CTI All-Stars in concert – Paramount Theater, Seattle – July 29, 1973 – Soundboard As a huge fan of the music of Stanley Turrentine, it’s always a special occasion to listen to him in a concert, or live session setting. For...

Charles Mingus – Live In Stuttgart – 1964 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Charles Mingus Quintet – In Concert from Liederhalle, Stuttgart Germany – April 28, 1964 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection A classic concert this weekend from one of the undisputed giants of Jazz, Charles Mingus – along with a quintet featuring Eric...

Sonny Rollins Trio – Live In Zurich 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player РSonny Rollins Trio РIn Session for Swiss Radio, Zurich Р March 5, 1959 РGordon Skene Sound Collection The legendary Sonny Rollins this weekend, recorded in session for Swiss Radio on March 5, 1959. Joining Sonny (as in the rest...

Ben Webster And Dexter Gordon – In Concert From Baden – 1972 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Ben Webster/Dexter Gordon – live at Baden Switzerland – 1972 – RTS Two legends in concert this weekend – Ben Webster and Dexter Gordon on tenor sax, along with Kenny Drew on piano, Ed Thigpen on drums and Bo Stief on...

Coleman Hawkins – Johnny Smith – Howard McGhee – Thelma Carpenter – Live From Greenwich Village 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio: Jazz Arts Concert w/Coleman Hawkins All-stars – October 4, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection The premier broadcast of what was to be a weekly series of concerts and live dates from the world of Jazz, featured an all-star...

Working Week – Live At Glastonbury 1985 – Nights At The Roundtable: Mini-Concert Edition

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Working Week – In Concert At Glastonbury – 1985 – BBC Radio Just when it was thought the 80s couldn’t get any more diverse, up pops a new hybrid – Jazz-Pop-Funk-Dance. It morphed into a side-product of New Wave, but was...