Thursday, October 8, 2020

I have been without s computer for a while.  Now back - will begin posting again tomorrow

Friday, June 19, 2020

Ira Sullivan and Red Rodney - Wee Dot



Red Rodney (t) Ira Sullivan (t,as) Quintet with Joey Baron (d) Garry Dial (p) Jay Anderson (b)

Monday, June 15, 2020

You Turned The Tables On Me



Released on: 1957-01-01 Producer: Norman Granz Associated Performer, Vocals: Anita O'Day Associated Performer, Piano: Oscar Peterson Associated Performer, Double Bass: Ray Brown Associated Performer, Guitar: Herb Ellis Associated Performer, Drums: John Poole

Thursday, May 28, 2020

Eddie Jefferson-'Benny's From Heaven'



'Benny' From Heaven' by Eddie Jefferson from 'The Main Man(1977) Eddie Jefferson(v} Charles Sullivan(t) Richie Cole(alto s) Junior Cook(tenor s) Hamiet Bluiett(bari s) Slide Hampton(trom) Harold Mabern(p) George Duvivier(b) Billy Hart(d) Azzendin Weston(perc) Harold White(perc) Janet Lawson(vocals)

Friday, May 22, 2020

Wednesday, May 20, 2020

Red Top by King Pleasure and Betty Carter


Red Top (Remastered 2004/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)



Associated Performer, Organ: Jimmy Smith Associated Performer, Tenor Saxophone: Stanley Turrentine Associated Performer, Guitar: Quentin Warren Associated Performer, Drums: Donald Bailey

Friday, April 24, 2020

Red Norvo - Red Norvo´s Fabulous Jam Session (1951) (Full Album)



Alto Saxophone – Charlie Parker Bass – Slam Stewart Drums – J.C. Heard, Specs Powell Piano – Teddy Wilson Tenor Saxophone – Flip Phillips Trumpet – Dizzy Gillespie Vibraphone – Red Norvo

 A1 Hallelujah 0:00 A2 Get Happy 3:56 A3 Slam Slam Blues 7:41 A4 Congo Blues 12:08 B1 Hallelujah 16:02 B2 Get Happy 20:11 B3 Slam Slam Blues 24:13 B4 Congo Blues 29:17

Monday, April 13, 2020

Carmen McRae - All The Best



01- Because You're Mine 00:11 02- Blame It on My Youth 02:43 03- Cloudy Morning 06:13 04- Something I Dreamed Last Night 09:12 05- The Music That Makes Me Dance 13:21 06- Georgia Rose 17:05 07- Give Me the Simple Life 20:18 08- He was too good to me 22:36 09- I'll Remember April 25:20 10- Just One of Those Things 27:57 11- Keep me in Mind 30:37 12- Love is Here to Stay 33:42 13- Midnight Sun 36:21 14- Perdido 40:39 15- Skyliner 43:32 16- Sometimes i'm Happy 45:51 17- Star Eyes 48:23 18- Suppertime 51:37 19- The Christmas Song 54:36 20- Yardbird Suite 58:21

Wednesday, April 8, 2020

Saturday, April 4, 2020

Thelonius Monk-"Monk's Dream



Thelonious Monk – piano Charlie Rouse – tenor saxophone John Ore – bass Frankie Dunlop – drums

Mood Indigo -- Ellis Marsalis


Ella Fitzgerald - Trav'lin' Light


Sunday, March 29, 2020

Ella Fitzgerald - But Not For Me (Full Album)



1 | 00:00 | Ella Fitzgerald - I've Got The World On A String 2 | 03:18 | Ella Fitzgerald - Smooth Sailing 3 | 06:24 | Ella Fitzgerald - Bewitched, Bothered, And Bewildered 4 | 13:29 | Ella Fitzgerald - Nice Work If You Can Get It 5 | 16:07 | Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - There's A Boat Dat's Leavin' Soon For New York 6 | 21:05 | Ella Fitzgerald - Stormy Weather 7 | 26:19 | Ella Fitzgerald - But Not For Me 8 | 29:33 | Ella Fitzgerald - Cotton Tail 9 | 32:59 | Ella Fitzgerald - Bewitched 10 | 40:03 | Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - Can't We Be Friends 11 | 43:50 | Ella Fitzgerald - Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year 12 | 47:11 | Ella Fitzgerald - After You've Gone 13 | 51:19 | Ella Fitzgerald - I Got It Bad (and That Ain't Good) 14 | 57:35 | Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - They All Laughed 15 | 1:01:22 | Ella Fitzgerald - Blue Moon 16 | 1:04:34 | Ella Fitzgerald & Nelson Riddle - I Hear Music 17 | 1:06:54 | Ella Fitzgerald - Tenderly 18 | 1:10:07 | Ella Fitzgerald - I've Got A Crush On You 19 | 1:13:22 | Ella Fitzgerald - Georgia On My Mind 20 | 1:16:53 | Louis Armstrong & Ella Fitzgerald - Our Love Is Here To Stay 21 | 1:20:54 | Ella Fitzgerald - Blue Skies 22 | 1:24:40 | Ella Fitzgerald - Moonlight In Vermont 23 | 1:28:00 | Ella Fitzgerald - Get Happy 24 | 1:31:32 | Ella Fitzgerald - Let's Do It (let's Fall In Love) 25 | 1:35:07 | Ella Fitzgerald - Star Dust 26 | 1:39:08 | Ella Fitzgerald - Someone To Watch Over Me 27 | 1:42:24 | Ella Fitzgerald - I've Got You Under My Skin

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Moody's Mood for Love:WBLS



The WBLS, Frankie Crocker version. By King Pleasure

Monday, March 23, 2020

Idle Moments (Rudy Van Gelder Edition / Remastered 1999)



Associated Performer, Guitar: Grant Green Associated Performer, Tenor Saxophone: Joe Henderson Associated Performer, Vibraphone: Bobby Hutcherson Associated Performer, Piano: Duke Pearson Associated Performer, Bass: Bob Cranshaw Producer: Alfred Lion Studio Personnel, Recording Engineer, Mastering Engineer: Rudy Van Gelder Composer Lyricist: Duke Pearson

1949 James Moody - I’m In The Mood For Love (aka ‘Moody Mood For Love’) (his original version)


Sunday, March 22, 2020

Woody Herman - Woodchopper's Ball


Woody Herman - Lemon Drop (1949)



Woody Herman And His Orchestra Stan Fishelson, Al Porcino, Ernie Royal, Charlie Walp (trumpet) Shorty Rogers (trumpet, arranger) Bill Harris, Earl Swope, Ollie Wilson (trombone) Bart Varsalona (bass trombone) Woody Herman (clarinet, alto saxophone, vocals) Sam Marowitz (alto saxophone) Gene Ammons, Buddy Savitt (tenor saxophone) Jimmy Giuffre (tenor saxophone, arranger) Serge Chaloff (baritone saxophone) Terry Gibbs (vibes) Lou Levy (piano) Chubby Jackson (bass) Shelly Manne (drums) Mary Ann McCall (vocals) Neal Hefti, Johnny Mandel (arranger)

Woody Herman & His Swingin' Herd - Sister Sadie



Woody Herman (voc, cl), Tommy Anastas (bars), Gary Klein, Sal Nistico, Joe Romano (ts), Bill Chase, Paul Fontaine, Billy Hunt, Danny Nolan, Gerald Lamy (t), Henry Southall, Phil Wilson, Kenny Wenzel (tb), Nat Pierce (p), Chuck Andrus (b), Jake Hanna (d). England, 1964.