blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

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

Max RoachTrypitch: Prayer / Protest / PeaceFreedom Now SuiteCandid/Columbia1960 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 BraxtonSide AOne in Two - Two in Onehat HutDuets recorded live at the Willisau Jazz Festival back in 1979.
The Max Roach 4KoKoPlays Charlie ParkerEmarcy/Mercury/VerveA 1958 date, Max's drums joined by Kenny Dorham on trumpet, George Coleman on tenor sax and Nelson Boyd on bass.
Max Roach Double QuartetA Little BookerEasy WinnersSoul NoteA 1985 date, Max joined by Cecil Bridgewater, Odean Pope and Tyrone Brown as well as the Uptown String Quartet.
Max RoachConversationThe Soul of Jazz PercussionRiversideA solo drum composition. C
Max Roach & Clifford BrownJoyspring (alternate take)DaahoudMainstream Records1953
Max Roach and Cecil TaylorDuets - Part IIIHistoric ConcertsSoul NoteDuets recorded live at Columbia University in 1979.
The Max Roach TrioAlmost Like MeFeaturing the Legendary HassanAtlanticThe piano of Philly's Hassan supported by Art Davis on bass and Max's drums.Recorded in 1965.
Sonny RollinsBlue 7Saxophone ColossusPrestigeMax as sideman on this classic release by the tenor sax great. This 1956 date also features Doug Watkins and Tommy Flanagan.