blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

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

Woody HermanFour BrothersThe Thundering Herds 1945-1947Columbia
The Jimmy Giuffre 3Mosquito DanceMusic for People, Birds, Butterflies & MosquitoesChoice Records1972
Giuffre / Bley / SwallowConversations with a GooseConversations with a GooseSoul Note1993
Giuffre / Konitz / Connors / BleyFrom Then to ThenIAI FestivalImprovising Artists Inc. (IAI)A 1978 date, this track a duet between Giuffre and Konitz.
The Jimmy Giuffre TrioThe Train and the RiverThe Sound of JazzColumbiaThe soundtrack from a television special done in 1957 featuring various jazz greats.
The Jimmy Giuffre 3TopsyWest CoastAtlanticA 1958 date,Jimmy's clarinet joined by the valve trombone of Bob Brookmeyer and Jim Hall's guitar. C
Shorty Rogers & his GiantsMartians Go HomeThe Swinging Mr. RogersAtlanticRecorded 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 HermanFour OthersWoody Herman presents Four OthersConcordA 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 TrioFigfootCloserESP-Disk'Recorded in 1965, Paul's piano joined by Steve Swallow on bass and Barry Altschul on drums.*
Paul Bley TrioCrossroadsCloserESP-Disk'*
James ZitroFreekenZitroESP-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 LoweThulaniBlack BeingsESP-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*