blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, August 23, 2007
11:00 to 13:00
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments Comp
Max Roach Trypitch: Prayer / Protest / Peace Freedom Now Suite Candid/Columbia 1960 date, this track a duet between Max and vocalist Abbey Lincoln. Today's show is a tribute to the legacy of drummer Max Roach, who passed away last week at the age of 83.
Max Roach featuring Anthony Braxton Side A One in Two - Two in One hat Hut Duets recorded live at the Willisau Jazz Festival back in 1979.
The Max Roach 4 KoKo Plays Charlie Parker Emarcy/Mercury/Verve A 1958 date, Max's drums joined by Kenny Dorham on trumpet, George Coleman on tenor sax and Nelson Boyd on bass.
Max Roach Double Quartet A Little Booker Easy Winners Soul Note A 1985 date, Max joined by Cecil Bridgewater, Odean Pope and Tyrone Brown as well as the Uptown String Quartet.
Max Roach Conversation The Soul of Jazz Percussion Riverside A solo drum composition. C
Max Roach & Clifford Brown Joyspring (alternate take) Daahoud Mainstream Records 1953
Max Roach and Cecil Taylor Duets - Part III Historic Concerts Soul Note Duets recorded live at Columbia University in 1979.
The Max Roach Trio Almost Like Me Featuring the Legendary Hassan Atlantic The piano of Philly's Hassan supported by Art Davis on bass and Max's drums.Recorded in 1965.
Sonny Rollins Blue 7 Saxophone Colossus Prestige Max as sideman on this classic release by the tenor sax great. This 1956 date also features Doug Watkins and Tommy Flanagan.