Tagged: Newport Jazz Festival

Gary Burton

Gary Burton Quartet With Larry Coryell – Live In Helsinki 1967 – Past Daily Downbeat

Gary Burton Quartet w/ Larry Coryell – Live At The House of Culture, Helsinki – November 1,1967 – YLE Radio, Helsinki – Master of four-mallet and Fusion innovator Gary Burton this weekend – one of his many collaborations with guitarist Larry Coryell in the 1960s, in this performance which was...

Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers – Live At Newport 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers – Live At Newport 1959 – Past Daily Downbeat

. . . or click on the link here for Audio Player – Art Blakey’s Jazz Messengers – Live At Newport – July 1, 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection. The inimitable and legendary Art Blakey this week, with a concert from The 1959 Newport Jazz Festival featuring The Jazz...

Charles Mingus – Live At Newport 1956, 1959, 1971 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Charles Mingus – Live at Newport 1956, 1959, 1971 – Voice of America The legendary Charles Mingus this week in concert during three years of the Newport Jazz Festival as recorded by The Voice of America. Since it’s three different dates...

Art Farmer – Benny Golson – Live At Newport 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat

Art Farmer – Benny Golson – Live At Newport 1960 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Art Farmer-Benny Golson – live at Newport 1960 – June 30, 1960 – Voice of America Reposting a concert from several years ago (via my long-ago now-defunct site) from the 1960 Newport Jazz Festival featuring the legendary Art Farmer and Benny...

Horace Silver – Live at Newport ’58 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Horace Silver – live at Newport 1958 – Voice Of America Despite the rumors flying around a little while ago, regarding the passing of the legendary Horace Silver, all was proven to be, thankfully untrue. Horace Silver is one of the...

Joshua Redman Quartet – Live In Hamburg – 2013 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Joshua Redman – live at Elb Jazz Festival, Hamburg Germany – NDR – May 24, 2013 I realize that most of what I run on the Downbeat feature concentrates on older performances, or more recent performances by established figures in the...

Randy Weston Sextet – Live At Newport -1966 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: RandyWestonSextet1966-07NewportRI(revised) At 87, Pianist Randy Weston has no intention of slowing down. Right now he’s in the process of touring for the month of April and it’s looking like the schedule is going to be busy in the foreseeable future. Which is...

Rahsaan Roland Kirk – Live At Newport – 1962 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player: Roland Kirk – Live at Newport 1962 The Great Rahsaan Roland Kirk this weekend. From the 1962 Newport Jazz Festival and rebroadcast some years later. Apparently Mercury Records recorded this entire concert to issue shortly after, but never got around to it....