blues,bop &beyond

with will constantine jr

Thursday, November 3, 2005
11:00 to 13:00
Rock/etc
other shows

Artist Song Album Label Comments New
Dizzy Gillespie & the United Nations Orchestra Tin Tin Deo Live at the Royal Festival Hall enja 1989 date. Featured soloists are Diz on trumpet, Steve Turre and Slide Hampton on trombones and Paquito D'Rivera on alto sax.
Dizzy Gillespie Con Alma The Symphony Sessions Pro Jazz Diz and his quintet joined by the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra conducted by John Dankworth. 1989 release.
Johnny Hartman Lush Life Johnny Hartman Priceless Jazz/GRP This track took from the classic meeting with John Coltrane, the CD itself kind of a "best of" Hartman's "Impiulse" years (early-mid 60's).
Lee Konitz What's New Another Shade of Blue Blue Note Lee's alto sax joined by Brad Mehldau on piano and Charlie Haden on bass. Recorded live at the Jazz Bakery in Culver City CA on 12/21/1997.
Tatum / Hampton / Rich More than you Know Group Masterpieces Pablo Recorded in 1955.
Dizzy Gillespie and his Orchestra Manteca Suite Afro Verve The classic recording arranged by Chico O'Farril. Featured soloists other than Diz are Hank Mobley (1st) and Lucky Thompson on tenor saxes.
Roswell Rudd Jabulani Roswell Rudd Universal Music Rudd's first release as a leader from 1965. His trombone is joined by John Tchicai on alto sax, Finn Von Eyben on bass, and Louis Moholo on drums. *
Marion Brown 27 Cooper Square Marion Brown ESP Marion's first release as a leader, cut in 1965. *
The Contemporary Jazz Quintet Action # 4 Actions Atavistic Unheard Music Series 1966-67. *
Joe Henderson Black Mode for Joe Blue Note 1966 recording, 2003 reissue.
Dizzy Gillespie and his Orchestra Things to Come Dizzy Gillespie and his Orchestra Giants of Jazz 1946 date.
Fats Waller The Joint is Jumpin' The Centennial Collection Bluebird/BMG 1937.
Woody Shaw Lost and Found Blackstone Legacy Contemporary 1970