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)
Thad Jones, trumpet, flugelhorn & conductor. Mel Lewis, drums. Hank Jones, piano. Sam Herman, guitar. Richard Davis, bass, & others.
Label: Resonance. Format: 2 CDs.
UPC: 096802280221. Daedalus Item Code: 69179
With their precision and sure sense of timing, it's hard to believe that the members of the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra had only recently banded together at the time of this 1966 live recording, ... (Read More)
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Having shown that she has the talent and breadth to create individualized renditions of jazz standards, the songs of Bill Evans, and Americana classics—and receiving five Grammy nominations for Best ... (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)
With his smooth vocal delivery, professionalism and considerable charisma, Tony Bennett has never wanted for high caliber collaborators; this 1959 session with Count Basie and his band ranks as one ... (Read More)