December 31, 2007

George Russell - The Essence Of... George Russell















1. Electronic Sonata For Souls Loved By Nature (part I) (G. Russell - J. Garbarek) (19:45)
2. Electronic Sonata For Souls Loved By Nature (part II) (G. Russell - J. Garbarek) (19:51)
3. Electronic Sonata For Souls Loved By Nature (part III) (G. Russell - J. Garbarek) (20:53)
4. Now And Then (G. Russell) (14:07)

Tracks 1-3 treated in the Electronic Music Studios of Radio Sweden, Stockholm, Sweden, 1966-1967.
Track 4 recorded live at the Konserthuset, Stockholm, Sweden, fall 1966.

https://rapidshare.com/files/874134844/the essence of.rar

December 26, 2007

Hal McKusick - In a Twentieth Century Drawing Room


















1. My Inspiration (B. Sherwood - B. Haggart - N. LaMare) (4:29)
2. Gift Of The Magi (M. Albam) (2:46)
3. You're A Lucky Guy (S. Cahn - S. Chaplin) (3:09)
4. Can't We Be Friends (K. Swift - P. James) (2:35)
5. Step Lively Osie (M. Albam) (2:33)
6. Minor Seventh Heaven (O. Johnson) (3:28)
7. Theme (A. Cohn) (3:15)
8. Alto Stratus (M. Albam) (5:12)
9. How Long Has This Been Going On (G. Gershwin - I. Gershwin) (3:15
10. Brother Jack (H. McKusick) (3:12)
11. Immortal (B. Scott) (2:43)

Hal McKusick (alto saxophone; clarinet 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11)
Barry Galbraith (guitar)
Milt Hinton (bass)
Osie Johnson (drums 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11; arranger 6)
Sol Gubin (drums 3, 8, 10)
Harvey Shapiro, Lucien Schmidt (cello)
Abram Borodkin, Milton Prinz (cello 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11)
Bernard Greenhouse, Sidney Edwards (cello 3, 8, 10)
Manny Albam (arranger 1-5, 7-11)

Tracks 1, 2, 4-7, 9, 11 recorded in New York City, 14. & 15. 9. 1955.
Tracks 3, 8, 10 recorded in New York City, 29. 9. 1955.

Victor LPM-1164; RCA LPM-1164; Cloud 9 12584; RCA/BMG 74321125842

https://rapidshare.com/files/1414398415/in a twentieth century drawing room.rar

December 22, 2007

Dusko Goykovich - Bebop City











1. Sunrise In St. Petersburg (D. Goykovic) (7:39)
2. In The Sign Of Libra (D. Goykovic) (6:58)
3. Bebop City (D. Goykovic) (7:03)
4. Lament (J.J. Johnson) (6:26)
5. Bop Town (D. Goykovic) (7:39)
6. No Love Without Tears (D. Goykovic) (6:46)
7. One For Klook (D. Goykovic) (6:12)
8. Day By Day (A. Stordahl - P. Weston - S. Cahn) (8:38)
9. Brooklyn Blues (D. Goykovic) (8:49)

Dusko Goykovich (trumpet, flugelhorn)
Ralph Moore (tenor saxophone 1, 3-5)
Abraham Burton (alto saxophone 2, 7, 9)
Kenny Barron (piano)
Ray Drummond (bass)
Alvin Queen (drums)

Recorded in Brooklyn, New York City, 9-10. 12. 1994.

Enja 9015; Enja ENJ-9350 2; Tokuma 32184

https://rapidshare.com/files/2456586451/bebop city.rar

December 21, 2007

Dennis Charles Triangle - Queen Mary



















Triangle (D. Charles) (0:27)
2. Sweet Melanie (D. Charles) (15:53)
3. Stand Back (D. Charles) (5:37)
4. Queen Mary (D. Charles) (9:47)
5. Bass Space (D. Charles) (4:23)
6. Rise Up (D. Charles) (9:47)
7. Afro-Amer.Ind (W. Morris) (28:40)

Booker T. (tenor saxophone 2-7; percussion 1)
Wilber Morris (bass 2-7; percussion 1)
Dennis Charles (drums 2-7; percussion 1)
Huss Charles (congas 3-7; percussion 1)

Recorded at Sound on Sound Recording Studio, New York City, 26. & 27. 4. 1989.

Silkheart SHCD121; Gazel / Silk 121

https://rapidshare.com/files/2950302351/queen mary.rar

December 20, 2007

Bob Enevoldsen - Smorgasboard



















1. Iron Works (B. Enevoldsen) (3:51)
2. Loaded With Bass (B. Enevoldsen) (4:59)
3. Topsy (I. Berlin) (5:24)
4. Blues & Rhythm (B. Enevoldsen) (8:26)
5. Don't Be That Way (B. Goodman - E. Sampson - M. Parish) (5:35)
6. Ding Dong, The Witch Is Dead (H. Arlen - E. Y. Harburg) (2:38)
7. Swingin' On A Star (J. van Heusen - J. Burke) (2:18)
8. Swinger's Dream (M. Dougald) (3:21)
9. My Ideal (R. Whiting - N. Chase - L. Robin) (2:46)
10. How Low The Tune (B. Troup - B. Enevoldsen) (2:30)
11. John's Jumble (B. Enevoldsen) (2:39)
12. You're In Love (B. Troup) (2:17)
13. Thinking Of You (H. Ruby - B. Kalmar) (2:51)
14. No Time For Love (D. Davidson) (2:18)
15. Mr. Know-It-All (B. Troup) (2:34)
16. Oh! Look At Me Know (J. Bushkin - J. Devries) (2:50)
17. Bob's Boy (B. Gordon) (2:59)

Bob Enevoldsen (valve trombone 1, 4, 9, 12, 16; bass 2, 8, 10, 11, 17; tenor saxophone 3-7, 13-15)
Marty Paich (piano 1, 3-6, 11-13, 16, 17; accordion 2, 3, 7, 9, 10, 14, 15; organ 7)
Larry Bunker (vibraphone 1-3, 5-10, 12, 13, 15, 16; drums 4, 11; piano 14, 17)
Howard Roberts (guitar 7, 9, 10, 12-14, 16, 17)
Red Mitchell (bass 1-7, 9, 10, 12-16; piano 2, 8, 17)
Don Heath (drums 1-3, 5-10, 12-14, 16, 17)

Tracks 1 to 5 recorded in Hollywood, 8. 8. 1955.
Tracks 6 to 17 recorded in Hollywood, 25. & 29. 11. 1955.

Liberty JH 6098; Liberty RS-6008; Fresh Sounds 2224

https://rapidshare.com/files/855909760/smorgasbord.rar

December 19, 2007

Jackie McLean - Jackie McLean Plays Fat Jazz



















Jackie McLean • Jackie McLean Plays Fat Jazz
1. Filide (R. Draper) (7:24)
2. Millie's Pad (W. Young) (8:37)
3. Two Sons (R. Draper) (7:18)
4. What Good Am I Without You? (D. Rodney - S. Gallop) (7:39)
5. Tune Up (M. Davis) (5:35)

Webster Young (trumpet)
Jackie McLean (alto saxophone)
Ray Draper (tuba)
Gil Coggins (piano)
George Tucker (bass)
Larrie Richie (drums)

Recorded in New York City, 27. 11. 1957.

Jubilee JP 1093; Jubilee JGS-1093; Fresh Sound FSR-CD 18

https://rapidshare.com/files/806555553/plays fat jazz.rar

December 8, 2007

George Wallington - The Prestidigitator



















1. In Salah (M. Allison) (4:59)2. Composin' At The Composer (G. Wallington) (5:46)
3. Jouons (J.R. Monterose) (6:01)
4. Rural Route (M. Allison) (4:30)
5. Promised Land (M. Allison) (5:43)
6. August Moon (J. Lloyd) (4:53)
7. Prestidigitator (J.R. Monterose) (6:35)

Jerry Lloyd (bass trumpet 2, 4-6)
J.R. Monterose (tenor saxophone 1-5, 7)
George Wallington (piano)
Teddy Kotick (bass)
Nick Stabulas (drums)

Tracks 2, 4, 5 recorded in New York City, 4. 4. 1957.
Tracks 1, 3 recorded in New York City, 5. 4. 1957.
Tracks 6, 7 recorded in New York City, 6. 4. 1957.

East West 4004; WEA/Warner 25118; Wea Japan 25118; Wounded Bird 4004

https://rapidshare.com/files/1287574754/the prestidigitator.rar