blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, June 5, 2008
11:00 to 13:00
Rock/etc
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New Comp
Woody Herman Four Brothers The Thundering Herds 1945-1947 Columbia
The Jimmy Giuffre 3 Mosquito Dance Music for People, Birds, Butterflies & Mosquitoes Choice Records 1972
Giuffre / Bley / Swallow Conversations with a Goose Conversations with a Goose Soul Note 1993
Giuffre / Konitz / Connors / Bley From Then to Then IAI Festival Improvising Artists Inc. (IAI) A 1978 date, this track a duet between Giuffre and Konitz.
The Jimmy Giuffre Trio The Train and the River The Sound of Jazz Columbia The soundtrack from a television special done in 1957 featuring various jazz greats.
The Jimmy Giuffre 3 Topsy West Coast Atlantic A 1958 date,Jimmy's clarinet joined by the valve trombone of Bob Brookmeyer and Jim Hall's guitar. C
Shorty Rogers & his Giants Martians Go Home The Swinging Mr. Rogers Atlantic Recorded in 1955, Shorty's trumpet joined by Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet and saxes), Pete Jolly on piano, Curtis Counce on bass and Shelly Manne on drums.
Woody Herman Four Others Woody Herman presents Four Others Concord A 1981 date.featuring four tenor saxes (Al Cohn, Sal Nistico, Bill Perkins and Flip Phillips), as well as John Bunch on piano, George Duvivier on bass and Don Lamond on drums. A Jimmy Giuffre composition.
Paul Bley Trio Figfoot Closer ESP-Disk' Recorded in 1965, Paul's piano joined by Steve Swallow on bass and Barry Altschul on drums. *
Paul Bley Trio Crossroads Closer ESP-Disk' *
James Zitro Freeken Zitro ESP-Disk' A 1967 date Zitro's drums joined by Allan Fraskin on alto sax, Bert Wilson on tenor sax, Warren Gale on trumpet, Michael Cohen on piano and Bruce Cale on bass. *
Frank Lowe Thulani Black Beings ESP-Disk' A 2008 CD reissue of this 1973 recording. Frank Lowe's tenor sax joined here by Joseph Jarman on soprano and alto saxes (he also wrote this piece), The Wizard (Raymond Lee Cheng) on violin, William Parker on bass and Rashid Sinan on drums *