Tagged: Past Daily Downbeat

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

Believe it not, we rely on you to keep us going: Become a Patron! Visiting the legendary Thelonious Monk this weekend, featuring his Nonet in a concert recorded from Mainz, Germany on November 8, 1967. Luckily for everyone, a lot of Monk’s material was recorded live, and most all of...

Kai Winding Group With Horace Silver – Live At Birdland – 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Pete Brown Group – Kai Winding Group – Live from Birdland – September 9, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Back over to Birdland in New York City this week for a club date featuring the inimitable Kai Winding and his...

Woody Herman’s Third Herd – Live At Peony Park – 1954 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio – Woody Herman And His Third Herd, live from Peony Park, Omaha – September 24, 1954 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Some 1950s big band this weekend. Woody Herman and his New Third Herd, live from Peony Park in...

Duke Ellington – 25th Anniversary Concert – 1952 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Duke Ellington – 25th Anniversary concert – Birdland, New York – November 25, 1952 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Another classic this weekend. Duke Ellington and His Famous Orchestra, celebrating 25 years on this anniversary broadcast, live from The Birdland on...

Louis Armstrong – Live At Basin Street, New York – 1955 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – NBC Radio All-Star Parade Of Bands – Louis Armstrong – Live At Basin Street, New York – May 8, 1955 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Cooking up some Traditional Jazz this weekend with a set by the inimitable Louis Armstrong, recorded...

Teddy Wilson Trio – Eddie Heywood Trio, Live At The Embers – 1957 – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Teddy Wilson Trio – Eddie Heywood Trio – Live At The Embers, New York City – New Years Eve 1957 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Since we’re heading on a crash-course for New Years shortly, I thought I would get things...

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...

Jim Hall With Bob Brookmeyer – Live At North Sea Jazz Festival 1979 – (RIP: Jim Hall) – Past Daily Downbeat

Click on the link here for Audio Player – Jim Hall and Bob Brookmeyer – live at North Sea Jazz Festival – 1979 – AVRO-Hilvserum Another tribute – one of too many this year. Legendary Jazz guitarist Jim Hall passed away earlier this week, leaving yet another empty space that...