Pink Martini, with Rufus Wainwright, Ari Shapiro, the Harvey Rosencrantz Orchestra, the Pacific Youth Choir & others.
Label: Heinz Records. Format: CD.
UPC: 889853689521. Daedalus Item Code: 69733
Multilingual, multitalented, and at home in the worlds of classical, jazz, and pop, Pink Martini has an immediate, giddy appeal that transcends boundaries. On its tenth studio album, the ensemble—led ... (Read More)
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Dave Douglas, trumpet. Chet Doxas, clarinet & saxophone. Steve Swallow, bass. Jim Doxas, drums.
Label: Greenleaf Music. Format: CD.
UPC: 186980000367. Daedalus Item Code: 59008
Somewhere up in heaven, Billie Holiday is nodding and smiling as she listens to this fine band's languorous take on "Travelin' Light." Riverside puts a contemporary stamp on small-group improvisation ... (Read More)
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Recently rediscovered, Sarah Vaughan's May 1978 performance at Rosy's in New Orleans was originally recorded for NPR's Jazz Alive! Backed by a trio, "Sassy" sounds as powerful as ever on these ... (Read More)
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Sonny Rollins, tenor saxophone. Bobby Broom & Yoshiaki Masuo, guitars. Bob Cranshaw, bass. Jack DeJohnette, drums.
Label: Original Jazz Classics. Format: cutout CD.
UPC: 888072313354. Daedalus Item Code: 37277
This 1982 LP's attractions range from the Billy Strayhorn ballad "My Little Brown Book" to the calypso stroll "Rosita's Best Friend," and from Howard McGhee's hot bop tune "McGhee" to the cheery ... (Read More)
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Stan Kenton, piano. Dick Cole, trombone. Bill Lahey, alto saxophone. Red Dorris, tenor saxophone. Bob Gioga, baritone saxophone, & others.
Label: Naxos Jazz. Format: CD.
UPC: 636943251829. Daedalus Item Code: 57739
During the early phase of its career, the Kenton Orchestra's repertoire was geared to the tastes of its dancing audiences, with emphasis given to big band and Latin-American instrumentals, along with ... (Read More)
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Stan Kenton, piano. Zoot Sims, tenor saxophone. Conte Candoli, trumpet. Don Bagley, bass. Laurindo Almeida, guitar, & others.
Label: Capitol Jazz. Format: CD.
UPC: 724353157128. Daedalus Item Code: 59677
You can gauge bandleader/pianist Stan Kenton's affection for these 15 classic tunes by the strength of the band he assembled, which included saxophonists Art Pepper, Zoot Sims, Lee Konitz, and Bud ... (Read More)
(2017 Grammy Nominee for Best Jazz Vocal Album) Having shown that she has the talent and breadth to create individualized renditions of jazz standards, the songs of Bill Evans, and Americana ... (Read More)
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Tony Bennett, vocals. Bill Evans & Marian McPartland, pianos. Charlie Byrd, guitar. John Giuffrida, bass. Ruby Braff, cornet, & others.
Label: Concord. Format: CD.
UPC: 888072329553. Daedalus Item Code: 67435
Deeply dissatisfied when Columbia Records pressured him to record contemporary rock music, Tony Bennett created his own Improv label, and began his 1970s career renaissance. Among the many highlights ... (Read More)
Diana Krall, piano & vocals. Russell Malone, guitar. Christian McBride, bass. Peter Erskine, drums, & others.
Label: Verve. Format: CD.
UPC: 602517399686. Daedalus Item Code: 69588
This luscious, 15-track collection includes personalized interpretations of timeless standards by such essential composers as Gershwin, Porter, Berlin, Rodgers and Hart, and Bacharach and David. The ... (Read More)