December 31, 2015

Popo Sánchez ‎- Jazz Fusion: Gemini Music Library N° 22

A1. Bienvenida (P. Sánchez) (8:15)
A2. Awaiting You (P. Sánchez) (6:50)
A3. Back Home (P. Sánchez) (6:10)
B1. April In Mexico (P. Sánchez) (11:07)
B2. Twenty Years After (P. Sánchez) (9:50)

Rodolfo Popo Sánchez Vega (alto saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute)
Cristobal Lopez (guitar, voice)
Enrique Nery (piano)
Pepe Hernandez (bass)
Alvaro Lopez (drums)
Beto Dominguez (percussion)

Recorded at Studio Golden, Mexico, D.F., on April 24, 1986. and April 25, 1986. (tracks A1, B1, B2).

Penta Flowers PEL 0122

December 28, 2015

George Young - Oleo (MISSING TRACK)

8. Body And Soul (J.W. Green - R. Sour - E. Heyman) (5:34)

Please, jazz brothers!

December 27, 2015

Fred Van Hove ‎- Live At The University

A1. Intrede (F. Van Hove) (1:55)
A2. Sprookje: Ridders, Draken, Olifanten, Kasteel, Prinses [Schrappen Wat Niet Past] (F. Van Hove) (5:14)
A3. Speel Doosje Speel (F. Van Hove) (6:52)
A4. Compositie Met Toonladders (F. Van Hove) (5:16)
A5. Pauze Met Accordeon (F. Van Hove) (0:40)
B1. Pling Plong (F. Van Hove) (5:28)
B2. Tussenspel (F. Van Hove) (1:27)
B3. Discussie Tussen Links En Rechts Waarbij Natuurlijk Klappen Vallen (F. Van Hove) (7:14)
B4. Muziek Bij Stomme Film (F. Van Hove) (3:23)
B5. Woordenschat (F. Van Hove) (5:18)

Fred van Hove (piano)

Recorded live at the Universitaire Instellingen Antwerpen, 18. November 1974.

Vogel 004-S
(My) LP scans included (CD rip without scans from complete vogel recordings taken from torrent)

December 26, 2015

George Young - Yesterday and Today

1. Stuff Like That (Q. Jones - V. Simpson - N. Ashford - E. Gale - S. Gadd - R. Tee - R. MacDonald) (6:52)
2. Kissin' Time (K. Mann - B. Lowe) (6:31)
3. Let's Twist Again (K. Mann - D. Apell) (8:43)
4. Yesterday And Today (G. Young) (7:44)
5. A Lover's Concerto (J. S. Bach; arr. G. Young) (5:51)
6. I've Got You Under My Skin (C. Porter) (9:13)
7. Underneath The Apple Tree (M. Franks) (8:15)

George Young (tenor saxophone)
Gil Goldstein (piano)
Chip Jackson (bass)
Dave Weckl (drums)

Recorded at The Edison Studio, N.Y., March 30, 1989.

Bellaphone Records 292E 6028

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George Young - Spring Fever

1. It Might As Well Be Spring (R. Rodgers - O. Hammerstein II) (6:38)
2. All Of Me (G. Marks - S. Simons) (4:31)
3. Imagination (J. van Heusen - J. Burke) (7:10)
4. Bernie's Tune (B. Miller - J. Leiber - M. Stoller) (4:17)
5. Mysticied (G. Young) (8:18)
6. Garden Of Desire (G. Young) (6:55)
7. Kid Stuff (G. Young) (5:50)
8. Little O's (R. Feuer) (5:44)
9. Domingo En La Tarde (On A Sunday Afternoon) (G. Young) (4:26)
10. Don't Stay Away (G. Young) (4:37)
11. Spring Fever (G. Young) (8:07)

George Young (tenor, alro & soprano saxophones & clarinet)
Peter Phillips (bass trombone 4)
Ron Feuer (piano)
Tony Marino (string bass)
Jamey Haddad (drums)

Recorded at Red Rock Recording Studio, Saylorsburg, PA, October 8, 13, 1989.

Sweet Basil 7314-2

December 25, 2015

George Young - Oleo

1. Oleo (S. Rollins) (7:52)
2. I Hear A Rhapsody (G. Fragos - J. Baker - D. Gasparre) (7:34)
3. Meaning Of The Blues (B. Troup - L. Worth) (10:56)
4. For Diz (G. Young) (7:20)
5. Love Bug (G. Young) (5:23)
6. The Gentle Rain (L. Bonfa) (10:00)
7. Butterfingers (I. Berlin) (6:31)
8. Body And Soul (J.W. Green - R. Sour - E. Heyman) (5:34)

George Young (tenor saxophone )
Warren Bernhardt (piano )
Dave Holland (bass )
Jack DeJohnette (drums )

Recorded At Clinton Recording Studio, N.Y., November 16, 1987.

Black Hawk K32Y6221 CD; Paddle Wheel K28P 6484

George Young - Old Times

1. For Alvin and John (G. Young) (7:23)
2. Old Times (B. Di Nardo) (5:54)
3. Requiem for Two Clarinets (G. Young) (14:25)
4. Caribbean Happy Feet (L. Del Gatto - Phillips) (5:44)
5. Turn Around (B. Di Nardo) (8:03)
6. Angel (G. Young - R. Feuer) (6:14)
7. Don't Step on Your Dreams (G. Young) (5:45)
8. Second Wind (R. Feuer) (11:54)
9. Jazzspeak (11:45)

George Young (leader, alto flute, clarinet, soprano, alto & tenor saxophones)
Lew Del Gatto (flute, clarinet, tenor saxophone)
Bob Di Nardo (guitar)
Ron Feuer (piano)
Tony Marino (bass)
Tom Whalley (drums)
Jamey Haddad (drums, percussion)

Recorded at National Recording Studios, New York City, September 12-13, 1989.

Chiaroscuro CR(D) 307

George Young - Burgundy

1. St. Thomas (S. Rollins) (4:11)
2. Omelette (G. Young) (4:19)
3. Burgundy (G. Young) (7:51)
4. I Remember Clifford (B. Golson) (6:02)
5. Groovin' High (D. Gillespie) (4:41)
6. My Foolish Heart (V. Young - N. Washington) (5:29)
7. Yum Yum (G. Young) (6:38)
8. October (G. Young) (6:06)
9. B-Loose Blues (W. Bernhardt) (4:59)

George Young (tenor saxophone)
Warren Bernhardt (piano)
Ron Carter (bass)
Al Foster (drums)
Toots Thielemans (harmonica 6)

Recorded at Clinton Recording Studio, N.Y., October 8, 1986.

Pro Jazz Records CDJ 639; Paddle Wheel K32Y 6139; Paddle Wheel K28P 6449

December 24, 2015

Stan Kenton And His Orchestra ‎- Stan Kenton Today: Recorded Live In London (Stan Kenton Today: Live In Concert)

A1. What Are You Doing The Rest Of Your Life (M. Legrand - A. & M. Bergman) (6:08)
A2. Chiapas (H. Levy) (8:17)
A3. Opus In Pastels (S. Kenton) (3:56)
A4. Malaguena (E. Lecuona) (4:27)
B1. Artistry In Percussion (P. Rugolo) (4:56)
B2. Yesterdays (J. Kern - O. Harbach) (6:47)
B3. Fringe Benefit (H. Levy) (4:53)
B4. Bogota (K. Hanna) (7:07)
C1. Intermission Riff (edited) (R. Wetzel) (5:05)
C2. Ambivalence (H. Levy) (9:03)
C3. Interlude (P. Rugolo) (5:05)
C4. The Peanut Vendor (M. Simons - L. W. Gilbert - M. Sunshine) (5:32)
D1. Malaga (B. Holman) (8:57)
D2. Walk Softly (J. Richards - C. Webb) (4:55)
D3. Take The A Train (B. Strayhorn) (2:13)
D4. Artistry In Rhythm (S. Kenton) (7:06)
D5. God Save The Queen (recorded after the concert) (1:49)

Mike Vax (trumpet)
Jay Saunders (trumpet, cowbell)
Dennis Noday (trumpet, guiro)
Ray Brown (trumpet, flugelhorn, shaker)
Joe Marcinkiewicz (trumpet, flugelhorn, maracas)
Dick Shearer, Mike Jamieson, Fred Carter (trombone)
Mike Wallace (bass trombone)
Phil Herring (bass trombone, tuba)
Richard Torres, Kim Frizell (tenor saxophone, flute)
Quin Davis (alto saxophone, flute)
Willie Maiden (baritone saxophone, arranger)
Chuck Carter (baritone saxophone, soprano saxophone, flute)
Stan Kenton (piano, arranger)
John Worster (bass, electric bass)
John Von Ohlen (drums)
Ramon Lopez (conga, bongos, chimes, triangle)
Bill Holman, Hank Levy, Ken Hanna, Bob Curnow (arrangers)

Recorded live in concert at the Fairfield Hall, Croydon, February 10, 1972.

London Records BP 44179-80; London Records BP8-44179/80; London Records SP 44179-80; London Records ‎2 BSP.25 SP.44179DJ; London Records ‎2 BSP.25 SP44180DJ; Decca SD 3006/1-2; Phase 4 Stereo DKL 3

December 19, 2015

Stan Kenton ‎Plays Chicago

Chicago III Suite
A1. Canon (J. Pankow) (1:36)
A2. Mother (R. Lamm) (5:27)
Soloist – Brett Stamps, Dick Shearer
A3. Once Upon A Time (J. Pankow) (4:00)
Soloist – Stan Kenton
A4. Free (R . Lamm) (3:22)
Soloist – Mike Barrowman, Peter Erskine, Roy Reynolds
From Blood, Sweat And Tears
B1. Alone (L. Marini) (3:42)
Soloist – Dick Shearer
B2. First Child (R. Curnow) (4:30)
Soloist – Dick Shearer, Tony Campise
Soloist, Flugelhorn – Kevin Jordan
B3. The Rise And Fall Of A Short Fugue (R. Curnow) (4:05)
Soloist – Peter Erskine, Stan Kenton
Soloist, Flugelhorn – Tony Campise
B4. Inner Crisis (L. Willis) (6:31)
Soloist – Tony Campise

Trumpet – Dave Zeagler, John Harner, Kevin Jordan, Mike Barrowman, Mike Snustead
Trombone – Bill Hartman, Brett Stamps, Dick Shearer, Lloyd Spoon
Saxophone, Flute – Dick Wilkie, Greg Smith, Rich Condit, Roy Reynolds, Tony Campise
Tuba – Mike Wallace
Acoustic Bass, Electric Bass – Mike Ross
Drums – Peter Erskine
Percussion – Ramon Lopez
Conductor, Arranged By, Producer – Robert Curnow

Recorded at Universal Studios, Chicago, Illinois, June 4-6, 1974.

Creative World ‎ST 1072; Creative World STD 1072

Stan Kenton And His Orchestra ‎- Artistry In Rhythm

A1. Come Back To Sorrento (E. de Curtis - G. De Curtis) (3:05)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Vido Musso
A2. Just A-Sittin' And A-Rockin' (B. Strayhorn - D. Ellington - L. Gaines) (2:51)
Arranged By – Gene Roland
Soloist, Bass – Eddie Safranski
Soloist, Piano – Stan Kenton
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Vido Musso
Soloist, Trumpet – Buddy Childers, Ray Wetzel
Vocals – June Christy
A3. Fantasy (S. Kenton) (2:41)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Boots Mussulli
Soloist, Bass – Eddie Safranski
Soloist, Piano – Stan Kenton
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Vido Musso
A4. Opus In Pastels (S. Kenton) (2:50)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
A5. Soothe Me (J. Greene) (3:13)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Vocals – June Christy
A6. Cocktails For Two (A. Johnston - S. Coslow) (3:04)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist, Bass – Eddie Safranski
Soloist, Piano – Stan Kenton
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Vido Musso
Soloist, Trumpet – Chico Alvarez, Ray Wetzel
B1. Artistry In Bolero (P. Rugolo) (3:03)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist, Bass – Eddie Safranski
Soloist, Piano – Stan Kenton
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Vido Musso
Soloist, Trombone – Kai Winding
B2. Ain't No Misery In Me (G. Roland) (3:02)
Arranged By – Gene Roland
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Boots Mussulli
Soloist, Trombone – Kai Winding
Vocals – June Christy
B3. Safranski (P. Rugolo) (3:06)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist, Bass – Eddie Safranski
Soloist, Piano – Stan Kenton
B4. Santa Lucia (T. Cottrau) (3:18)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist – Vido Musso
B5. Willow Weep For Me (A. Ronell) (3:10)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist, Bass – Eddie Safranski
Soloist, Piano – Stan Kenton
Soloist, Trombone – Kai Winding
Vocals – June Christy
B6. Artistry In Percussion (P. Rugolo) (3:09)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
Soloist, Drums – Shelly Manne
Soloist, Trombone – Kai Winding

Trumpet – Al Porcino (tracks: A5, B4), Bob Lymperis (tracks: A2), Buddy Childers (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B3, B5, B6), Chico Alvarez (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B6), John Anderson (2) (tracks: A1 to A3, A6 to B3, B5, B6), John Howell (tracks: B4), Ken Hanna (tracks: A1, A3, A5 to B3, B5, B6), Maynard Ferguson (tracks: B4), Ray Wetzel (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B3, B5, B6), Russ Burgher (tracks: A2), Shorty Rogers (tracks: B4)
Trombone – Bart Varsalona (tracks: A1 to A3, A5 to B6), Bob Fitzpatrick (tracks: B4), Eddie Bert (tracks: A5, B4), Freddie Zito (tracks: A2), Harry Betts (tracks: A5, B4), Harry Forbes (2) (tracks: A5, B5), Jimmy Simms (tracks: A2), Kai Winding (tracks: A1, A3, A6 to B3, B5, B6), Miff Sines (tracks: A1, A3, A6 to B3, B5, B6), Milt Bernhart (tracks: A5, B4), Milt Kabak (tracks: A1 to A3, A6 to B3, B6)
Saxophone – Al Anthony (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B3, B5, B6), Art Pepper (tracks: B4), Bart Caldarell (tracks: B4), Bob Cooper, Bob Gioga, Boots Mussulli (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B3, B5, B6), Bud Shank (tracks: B4), Frank Pappalardo (2) (tracks: A5), George Weidler (tracks: A5), Vido Musso (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B3, B5, B6), Warren Weidler (tracks: A5)
Guitar – Bob Ahern (2) (tracks: A1 to A4, A6 to B3, B5, B6), Laurindo Almeida (tracks: A5, B4)
Piano – Stan Kenton
Bass – Don Bagley (tracks: B4), Eddie Safranski (tracks: A1 to B3, B5, B6)
Drums – Ralph Collier (tracks: A2), Shelly Manne (tracks: A1, A3 to B6)
Bongos – Jack Costanzo (tracks: A5)

Creative World ST 1043; Capitol Records SM-167; Capitol Records H-167; Capitol Records CDF 167; Capitol Records BD-39; Capitol Records 20086; Capitol Records 20087; Capitol Records 20088; Capitol Records 20089; Capitol Records ‎LC 6545

December 17, 2015

Stan Kenton And His Orchestra ‎- Collector's Choice

A1. Southern Scandal (S. Kenton) (3:05)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
A2. Santa Lucia (T. Cottrau) (3:18)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
A3. September Song (K. Weill - M. Anderson) (3:19)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
A4. Artistry In Tango (S. Kenton) (2:46)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
A5. Dark Eyes (2:13)
Adapted By, Arranged By – Stan Kenton
B1. Sunset Tower (S. Kenton) (3:14)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
B2. Pagliacci (R. Leoncavallo) (3:08)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo
B3. Laura (D. Raskin - J. Mercer) (3:20)
Arranged By – Stan Kenton
B4. What's New (B. Haggart - J. Burke) (3:11)
Arranged By – Shorty Rogers
B5. Viva Prado (S. Rogers) (3:17)
Arranged By – Shorty Rogers

Trumpet – Al Porcino (tracks: A2, B1, B2, B5), Bob Clark (tracks: A5, B1), Chico Alvarez (tracks: A2, A4, B2 to B5), Conte Candoli (tracks: A5), Don Paladino (tracks: A1, A5), Ed Leddy (tracks: A1, B1), Jimmy Salko (tracks: B3, B4), John Howell (tracks: A2, A4, B2 to B5), Maynard Ferguson (tracks: A1, A2, A4, A5, B2 to B5), Pete Candoli (tracks: A1, A5), Ray Wetzel (tracks: A3, A4), Sam Noto (tracks: A1, B1), Shorty Rogers (tracks: A2, A4, B2 to B5), Stu Williamson (tracks: B1), Vinnie Tanno (tracks: A1)
Trombone – Bart Varsalona (tracks: A2 to A4, B2, B5), Bob Fitzpatrick, Carl Fontana (tracks: A1, B1), Dick Kenny (tracks: A3, A4, B3, B4), Don Kelly (tracks: A1, B1), Eddie Bert (tracks: A2, B2, B5), Frank Rosolino (tracks: A5), Frank Strong (tracks: A5), Gus Chappell (tracks: B1), Harry Betts (tracks: A2 to A4, B2 to B5), Kent Larsen (tracks: A1, A5, B1), Milt Bernhart (tracks: A1 to A4, B2 to B5), Norman Bartold (2) (tracks: A5), Paul Weigand (tracks: B3, B4)
Saxophone – Art Pepper (tracks: A2 to A4, B2 to B5), Bart Caldarell (tracks: A2 to A4, B2 to B5), Bill Holman (tracks: A5), Bill Perkins (tracks: A1, B1), Bob Cooper (tracks: A2 to A5, B2, B5), Bob Gioga (tracks: A2 to A4, B2 to B5), Bud Shank (tracks: A2 to A4, B2 to B5), Charles Mariano (tracks: A5), Charlie Mariano (tracks: B1), Dave Van Kriedt (tracks: B1), Don Davidson (tracks: B1), Jack Nimitz (tracks: A1), Jimmy Giuffre (tracks: A5, B3, B4), Lennie Niehaus (tracks: A1, A5, B1), Skeets Herfurt (tracks: A1), Spence Sinatra (tracks: A1), Vido Musso (tracks: A1, A2, B2, B5)
Guitar – Ralph Blaze (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B5)
Piano – Stan Kenton (tracks: A1 to A4, B1 to B5)
Bass – Don Bagley (tracks: A1 to A4, B2 to B5), Max Bennett (tracks: A5, B1)
Drums – Mel Lewis (tracks: A1, A5, B1), Shelly Manne (tracks: A2 to A4, B2 to B5)
Percussion [Latin] – Chico Guerrero (tracks: A5), Jack Costanzo (tracks: A5), Joe Chico (tracks: A5), Rene Touzet (tracks: A5)
Timbales – Chico Guerrero (tracks: A1)
Congas – Miguel Rivera (tracks: B5)

Creative World ST-1027

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December 16, 2015

Stan Kenton ‎- Hair

A1. Aquarius (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (3:03)
Flute [Alto] – Bud Shank; Oboe – Gene Cipriano
A2. Walking In Space (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (3:59)
Alto Saxophone – Bud Shank; Piano – Stan Kenton
A3. Frank Mills (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (2:13)
A4. I Got Life (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (2:19)
A5. Colored Spade (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (4:08)
Alto Saxophone – Bill Perkins; Baritone Saxophone – Bill Hood
Trombone – Gil Falco; Trumpet – Jack Sheldon
B1. Where Do I Go (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (2:51)
B2. Sodomy (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (4:45)
Trumpet – Jack Sheldon
B3. Hare Krishna (Be In) (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (3:07)
Drums – Paul Humphrey
B4. Easy To Be Hard (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (3:13)
Flugelhorn – Jimmy Zito; Piano – Stan Kenton
B5. Good Morning Starshine (G. MacDermot - J. Rado - G. Ragni) (2:46)

Trumpet – Bob Hicks, Bud Brisbois, Jack Sheldon, Jimmy Zito, Jim Kratcher, John Audino, Ollie Mitchell, Ray Triscari
Flugelhorn – Bud Brisbois, Jimmy Zito, John Audino, Ollie Mitchell, Ray Triscari
Trombone – Dick Nash, Richard Schearer, Gil Falco, Graham Ellis, Tom Shepard
Trombone [Bass] – George Roberts, Morris Repass
Saxophone – Bill Hood, Bill Perkins, Bob Cooper, Bud Shank, Gene Cipriano, Jack Nimitz, Jim Horn, Sam Most
Saxophone [Baritone & Bass] – Jack Nimitz
Clarinet – Bill Hood, Jack Nimitz
Piccolo Flute – Bill Hood, Gene Cipriano, Jack Nimitz, Jim Horn
Guitar – Dennis Budimir, Mike Deasy
Mandolin, Banjo – Mike Deasy
Keyboards – Clark Gassman, Ralph Grierson
Leader, Piano – Stan Kenton
Bass, Electric Bass – Chuck Domanico
Drums – Paul Humphrey
Percussion – Adolpho Valdez, Dale Anderson, Emil Richards, Victor Feldman
Chorus [Vocal Chorus] – Billie Barnum, Carolyn Willis, Diana Lee, Dick Castle, Edna Wright, Jacqueline Allen, Jay Meyer, Jimmy Joyce, Julia Tillman, Ronald Hicklin, Loren Farber, Wayne Dunstan
Arranged By – Ralph Carmichael
Lyrics – James Rado & Gerome Ragni
Music – Galt MacDermot

Recorded 1968. (?)

Capitol Records 1 C 062-80 173; Capitol Records ST-305; Capitol Records CP 25.004; Capitol Records 8XT-305

December 12, 2015

Stan Kenton And His Orchestra ‎- Rendezvous With Kenton

A1. With The Wind And The Rain In Your Hair (J. Lawrence - C. Edwards) (2:08)
A2. Memories Of You (E. Blake - A. Razaf) (2:35)
A3. These Things You Left Me (H. Dickinson - S. Lippman) (2:07)
A4. Two Shades Of Autumn (J. Coccia) (3:54)
A5. They Didn't Believe Me (J. Kern - H. Reynolds) (1:56)
A6. Walkin' By The River (U. M. Carlisle - R. Sour) (2:56)
B1. High On A Windy Hill (A. Kramer - J. Whitney) (2:09)
B2. Love Letters (V.r Young - E. Heyman) (2:28)
B3. I Get Along Without You Very Well (H. Carmichael) (1:56)
B4. Desiderata (J. Coccia) (3:11)
B5. This Is No Laughing Matter (A. Frisch - M. Block - V. Loman) (3:33)
B6. I See Your Face Before Me (A. Schwartz - H. Dietz) (2:05)

Trumpet – Billy Catalano, Ed Leddy, Lee Katzman, Phil Gilbert, Sam Noto
Trombone – Archie LeCoque, Don Reed, Jim Amlotte, Kenny Shroyer, Kent Larsen
Tenor Saxophone – Bill Perkins, Wayne Dunstan
Alto Saxophone – Bill Robinson, Lennie Niehaus
Baritone Saxophone – Steve Perlow
Piano – Stan Kenton
Bass – Red Kelly
Drums – Jerry McKenzie
Arranged By – Joe Coccia

Recorded at Rendezvous Ballroom, Balboa, California, October 1957.

Encore! ENC 130; Creative World ST 1057; Capitol Records T 932; Capitol Records T-932; Capitol Records ZC-43; Capitol Records 1547801

December 11, 2015

Stan Kenton And His Orchestra - Live At Redlands University (missing 2 tracks from CD)

A1 Introduction (1:03)
A2. Here's That Rainy Day (J. Van Heusen - J. Burke) (3:56)
Arranged By - Dee Barton
A3. A Little Minor Booze (Willie Maiden) (5:56)
Arranged By - Willie Maiden
A4. Tico Tico (A. Oliveira - E. Drake - Z. Abreu) (5:03)
Arranged By - Bill Holman
A5. We Almost Made It This Time Didn't We? (J. Webb) (5:46)
Arranged By - Willie Maiden
B1. Chiapas (Hank Levy) (9:29)
Arranged By - Hank Levy
B2. MacArthur Park (J. Webb) (5:54)
Arranged By - Dee Barton
B3. More Peanut Vendor (M. Simons) (5:15)
Arranged By - Stan Kenton
C1. Bon Homme Richard (K. Hanna) (4:42)
Arranged By - Ken Hanna
C2. Hey Jude (P. McCartney - J. Lennon) (11:14)
Arranged By - Steve Spiegl
C3. Tiare (K. Hanna) (6:04)
Arranged By - Ken Hanna
D1. Terry Talk (W. Maiden) (7:08)
Vocals, Soloist - Joe Ellis
Arranged By - Willie Maiden
D2. Granada (A. Lara) (8:12)
Arranged By - Bill Holman
D3. Artistry In Rhythm (S. Kenton) (5:47)
Arranged By - Stan Kenton

Trumpet [Lead] - Mike Vax
Trumpet - Dennis Noday, Jim Kartchner, Joe Ellis, Warren Gale
Trombone [Lead] - Dick Shearer
Trombone - Fred Carter, Graham Ellis, Mike Jamieson, Tom Bridges
Saxophone - Jim Timlin, Norm Smith, Quinn Davis, Richard Torres, Willie Maiden
Piano - Stan Kenton
Bass - Gary Todd
Drums - Baron John Von Ohlen
Percussion [Latin] - Efrain Logreira

Recorded live at Redlands University, Redlands, California, October, 1970.

PS: for CD see comments!

Creative World ST-1015; Creative World ST 1015; Creative World STD 1015; Creative World SZB-3526; GNP Crescendo GNPD 1015

December 10, 2015

Stan Kenton And His Orchestra ‎- A Concert In Progressive Jazz

A1. Cuban Carnival (P. Rugolo) (2:44)
A2. Monotony (S. Kenton - P. Rugolo) (3:04)
A3. Lonely Woman (B. Carter - R. Sonin) (3:25)
A4. Lament (P. Rugolo) (3:03)
A5. Thermopolae (B. Graettinger) (2:50)
A6. Theme For Alto (P. Rugolo) (2:35)
B1. Impressionism (P. Rugolo) (3:01)
B2. Elegy For Alto (S. Kenton - P. Rugolo) (3:10)
B3. This Is My Theme (S. Kenton - P. Rugolo - A. Lacey) (3:16)
B4. Fugue For Rhythm Section (P. Rugolo) (2: 57)
B5. Introduction To A Latin Rhythm (S. Kenton - P. Rugolo) (2:41)
B6. Come Rain Or Come Shine (H. Arlen - J. Mercer) (3:15)

Trumpet – Al Porcino (tracks: A1 to B3, B5), Buddy Childers (tracks: A1 to B3, B5), Chico Alvarez (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3, B5, B6), Conte Candoli (tracks: B6), John Coppola (tracks: B6), John Howell (tracks: A6, B6), Ken Hanna (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3, B5), Maynard Ferguson (tracks: A6, B6), Ray Wetzel (tracks: A1 to B3, B5), Shorty Rogers (tracks: A6), Stu Williamson (tracks: B6)
Trombone – Bart Varsalona (tracks: A1 to B3, B5), Bill Russo (tracks: B6), Bob Fitzpatrick (tracks: A6, B6), Dick Kenney (tracks: A6, B6), Eddie Bert (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3, B5), George Roberts (tracks: B6), Harry Betts (tracks: A1 to B3, B5, B6), Harry Forbes (2) (tracks: A1 to B3, B5), Milt Bernhart (tracks: A1 to B3, B5)
Saxophone – Art Pepper (tracks: A1, A3 to B1, B3, B5, B6), Bart Caldarell (tracks: A6, B6), Bob Cooper (tracks: A1 to B3, B5, B6), Bob Gioa (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3, B5), Bob Gioga (tracks: A6, B6), Bud Shank (tracks: A6, B6), Frank Pappalardo (2) (tracks: A2, B2), George Weidler (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3, B5), Warner Weidler (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B3, B5)
Tuba – Stan Fletcher (tracks: B6)
Guitar – Laurindo Almeida (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B5), Ralph Blaze (tracks: A6, B6)
Piano – Stan Kenton
Bass – Don Bagley (tracks: B6), Eddie Safranski (tracks: A1 to B5)
Drums – Shelly Manne
Bongos – Jack Costanza (tracks: A1 to A5, B1 to B5)
Congas – Carlos Vidal (tracks: A1, B5)
Maracas – Machito (tracks: A1, B5), Rene Touzet (tracks: A4, B4), Salvador Armenta (tracks: A2)
Timbales, Cowbell – Jose Luis Mangual (tracks: A1)
Arranged By – Pete Rugolo (A1-A4, A6, B1-B6)
Arranged By – Bob Graettinger (A5)

A1 recorded 12/6/47 (MX 2667)
A2 recorded 10/20/47 (MX 2352)
A3 recorded 12/6/47 (MX 2669)
A4 recorded 1/22/47 (MX 2362)
A5 recorded 12/6/47 (MX 2670)
A6 recorded 3/20/51 (MX 7318)
B1 recorded 10/22/47 (MX 2364)
B2 recorded 9/24/47 (MX 2273)
B3 recorded 12/22/47 (MX 2943)
B4 recorded 9/25/47 (MX 2282)
B5 recorded 12/21/47 (MX 2935)
B6 recorded 9/20/51 (MX 9054)

Creative World ST 1037; Capitol Records CD-79; Capitol Records LCA 172; Capitol Records T172; Capitol Records T-172; Capitol Records H-172; Capitol Records H172

December 9, 2015

Gene Krupa - Live at the New School

December 6, 2015

Sonny Stitt - Stitt Goes Green

December 3, 2015

Jerry Weldon - Midtown Blues

1. J&B (J. Weldon) (9:05)
2. Two Different Worlds (A. Frisch - B. Wayne) (10:59)
3. Raving Lunatic (J. Weldon) (11:48)
4. The End of a Love Affair (E. C. Redding) (12:56)
5. Waat... (J. Weldon) (11:05)
6. Midtown Blues (J. McLean) (8:20)

Joe Magnarelli (flugelhorn 1, 3; trumpet 5, 6)
Jerry Weldon (tenor saxophone)
Keith Saunders (piano)
Bim Strasberg (bass)
Andy Watson (drums)

Recorded live at Fat Tuesdays, New York City, July 9, 1995.

Amosaya Music AM-2535

November 24, 2015

Oleg Lundstrem Orchestra (Оркестр Олега Лундстрема) ‎- Nowadays (В Наше Время)

A1. Love Roads (Любви Дороги) (В. Долгов) (5:06)
A2. Oliver (Оливер) (В. Долгов) (8:55)
A3. Speedway (Спидвей) (О. Лундстрем) (5:48)
B1. Nowadays (В Наше Bремя) (В. Долгов) (3:37)
B2. Zvana (Звана) (А. Эшпай) (7:03)
B3. A Letter To A Friend (Письмо Другу) (Г. Гольштейн) (7:58)

Александр Фишер, Анатолий Васин, Виктор Зерников, Николай Иванов (tp)
Владимир Мотов, Геннадий Гречухин, Вячеслав Назаров, Владимир Школьник (tb)
Станислав Григорьев, Владимир Колков, Игорь Лундстрем (ts)
Владимир Попов (as)
Геннадий Галиуллин (bars)
Guitar – Евгений Куликов (g)
Piano – Владимир Данилин (p)
Double Bass – Валерий Куцинский (b)
Иван Юрченко, Владимир Журкин (dr)
Олег Лундстрем (cond)

Alexander Fisher, Anatoli Vasin, Victor Zernikov, Nikolai Ivanov (tp)
Vladimir Motov, Gennadi Frechukhin, Viatcheslav Nazarov, Vladimir Chkolnik (tb)
Stanislav Grogoryev, Vladimir Kolkov, Igor Lundstrem (ts)
Vladimir Popov (as)
Gennadi Galiullin (bars)
Yevgeni Kulikov (g)
Vladimir Danilin (p)
Valeri Kutsinsky (b)
Ivan Yurtchenko, Vladimir Zhurkin (dr)
Oleg Lundstrem (cond)

Recorded in Moscow, cca. 1981.

Мелодия С60-18375-6; Мелодия С 60—18375-6; Мелодия С60 18375 009

November 11, 2015

Hal Galper - Let's Call This That

1. Let's Call This That (S. Rivers) (8:14)
2. The Babes of Cancun (R. Miller) (9:14)
3. Diane's Melody (J. Byard) (9:05)
4. Upon the Swing (D. Friesen) (12:06)
5. In Love in Peacock Park (R. Miller) (8:23)
6. I'll Keep on Loving You (B. Powell) (10:01)
7. Constellation (C. Parker) (7:09)

Tim Hagans (trumpet)
Jerry Bergonzi (tenor saxophone)
Hal Galper (piano)
Jeff Johnson (bass)
Steve Ellington (drums)

Recorded at the Stem Concert Hall, I.U.S., 24. 2. 1999.

Double-Time records DTRCD 157

P.S.: I borrowed this cd a while ago... i've misplaced back scan somewhere... so please post a back scan of this wonderful album!

November 10, 2015

Stephen Scott - Renaissance

1. Poinciana (N. Simon - M. Lliso - B. Bernier) (5:06)
2. Solitude (D. Ellington - E. DeLange - I. Mills) (5:42)
3. Tenderly (W. Gross - J. Lawrence) (5:51)
4. For Heaven's Sake (S. Edwards - D. Meyer - E. Bretton) (4:43)
5. Spring Is Here (R. Rodgers - L. Hart) (3:35)
6. Just Friends (J. Klenner - S. M. Lewis) (5:05)
7. 1st Movement: The Harlem Renaissance (S. Scott) (4:47)
8. 2nd Movement: While in Transition (S. Scott) (6:30)
9. 3rd Movement: The Revolution (S. Scott) (5:39)
10. 4th Movement: With the Least Bit of Hope (S. Scott) (7:46)
11. Maiden Voyage (H. Hancock) (5:23)

Stephen Scott (piano)
Michael Bowie (double bass 1-4, 6-11)
Clarence Penn (drums 1-4, 6-10), Karriem Riggins (drums 11)

Recorded direct to 2-track digital at Manhattan Center Studios, New York City, August 1 & 2, 1994.

Verve 314523863; Verve 523863-2; Polygram 523863

November 8, 2015

Milan Svoboda & Pražský Big Band ‎- Reminiscence

A1. Blues Pro P.B.B. (5:58)
Soloist, Contrabass – Ondřej Soukup
Soloist, Synthesizer [Arp Odyssey] – Michael Kocáb
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Rudolf Ticháček
Soloist, Trombone – Bohuslav Volf
A2. Bosá Adéla (7:36)
Soloist, Flugelhorn – Michal Gera
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Svatobor Macák
A3. Švestkový Kompot (8:23)
Soloist, Electric Piano [Fender] – Michael Kocáb
Soloist, Piano – Milan Svoboda
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Rudolf Ticháček
B1. Proklamace (7:31)
Soloist, Drums – Ladislav Malina
Soloist, Flute – Jaroslav Šolc
Soloist, Guitar – Zdeněk Fišer
B2. Reminiscence Na Starý Chorál (12:19)
Soloist, Flugelhorn – Michal Gera
Soloist, Piano – Michael Kocáb
Soloist, Soprano Saxophone – Rudolf Ticháček

Trumpet – Ivan Umáčený, Jaroslav Machač, Michal Gera, Zdeněk Zahálka
Trombone – Bohuslav Volf, Josef Litoš, Karel Stiefel, Václav Šalbaba
Tenor Saxophone – Rudolf Ticháček, Svatobor Macák
Alto Saxophone, Flute – Jaroslav Šolc
Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Zdeněk Hostek
Baritone Saxophone – Pavel Komzák
Tuba – Pavel Drančák
Guitar – Zdeněk Fišer
Keyboards – Michael Kocáb
Double Bass – Alexej Charvát
Contrabass, Bass Guitar – Ondřej Soukup
Drums – Ladislav Malina
Percussion – Aleš Benda
Congas [Guest] – Jiří Tomek (tracks: B1)
Vocals [Guest] – C&K Vocal (tracks: B2), Jana Koubková (tracks: B2)
Conductor, Composed By, Arranged By – Milan Svoboda

Recorded at the Supraphon studios Mozarteum and Dejvice, Prague, February–March, 1979.

Supraphon 1115 2605

Milan Svoboda & Kontraband ‎- Jen Tak Dál / Keep It Up

A1. Dá Či Nedá (Will She Or Won't She) (7:29)
Soloist, Flute – Martin Brunner
Soloist, Guitar – Petr Zeman
Soloist, Tenor Saxophone – Milan Krajíc
A2. Větrný Mlýn (The Windmill) (6:21)
Soloist, Performer [Cheeks] – Milan Svoboda
Soloist, Trumpet – František Kučera
A3. Siesta (6:18)
Soloist, Vibraphone [Vibes] – Radek Krampl
B1. Kyklop (The Cyclops) (5:33)
Soloist, Synthesizer [Synthetizer] – Martin Kumžák
B2. Pac A Pusu (Hugs And Kisses) (9:43)
Soloist, Trombone – Luboš Holzer
Soloist, Trumpet – František Kučera
B3. Jen Tak Dál (Keep It Up) (7:30)
Soloist, Alto Saxophone – Petr Venkrbec
Soloist, Narrator – Luboš Holzer
Soloist, Piano – Kryštof Marek

Trumpet – František Kučera, Jan „Drobeček“ Doležal, Miroslav Barabáš
Trombone – Luboš Holzer
Tenor Saxophone – Milan Krajíc
Alto Saxophone – Petr Albert Venkrbec
Flute – Martin Brunner
Tuba – Martin Staněk
Vibraphone [Vibes] – Radek Krampl
Guitar – Petr Zeman
Piano – Kryštof Marek
Synthesizer [Synthetizers] – Martin Kumžák
Arranged By [Aranžmá / Arrangement], Conductor, Music By [Hudba], Synthesizer [Synthetizer] – Milan Svoboda
Bass Guitar – Jan Kolman (tracks: A1, A3, B3), Karel Cába (tracks: A2, B1, B2)
Drums – Wilfried Hirt

Notes 1: Siesta is dedicated to the memory of Karel Velebný.
Notes 2: Recorded at the Smetana Theatre Studio (Studio Smetanova Divadla), from March to April 1989.

Panton 81 0908-1511

November 7, 2015

Lajos Dudas - Detour

A1. Detour (L. Dudas) (8:10)
A2. Nightful (L. Dudas) (3:50)
A3. Soft Waves (L. Dudas) (6:10)
B1. Fountain (L. Dudas) (6:48)
B2. Kukeri Dance (L. Dudas) (4:34)
B3. Tangangogo (L. Dudas) (5:49)

Lajos Dudas (clarinet, percussion)
Tom Van Der Geld (vibraphone)
Alfred Haurand (double bass)
Kurt Billker (drums)

Recorded at Tuba Studio, Köln-Odenthal, West Germany, June 1980.

Rayna Records S1003

November 2, 2015

Manhattan Jazz Quintet - I Got Rhythm

Manhattan Jazz Quintet - Best (ProJazz)

October 23, 2015

Joe Temperley & Harry Allen - Cocktails for Two

1. Cocktails for Two (A. Johnston - S. Coslow) (6:09)
2. Blues in the Closet (O. Pettiford) (5:39)
3. My Romance (R. Rodgers - L. Hart) (4:12)
4. I've Got the World on a String (H. Arlen - Te. Koehler) (10:09)
5. Tangerine (V. Schertzinger - J. Mercer) (8:06)
6. Everything Happens to Me (M. Dennis - T. Adair) (5:33)
7. Polka Dots & Moonbeams (J. Van Heusen - J. Burke) (5:31)
8. In a Mellotone (D. Ellington - M. Gabler) (6:54)
9. Sweet & Lovely (G. Arnheim - J. LeMare - H. Tobias) (9:55)
10. Jumpin' at the Woodside (C. Basie) (6:39 )

Harry Allen (tenor saxophone 1, 2, 4-6, 8-10)
Joe Temperley (baritone saxophone 1, 2, 4, 5, 7-10)
John Bunch (piano)
Greg Cohen (bass)
Jake Hanna (drums, vocal exhortations)

Recorded in performance at  Sunnie Sutton's Rocky Mountain Jazz Party, Denver, CO, October 7, 2006.

Sackville SKCD2-3071

October 14, 2015

Carl Leukaufe - The Warrior

1. Airegin (S. Rollins) (5:36)
2. Before You Know It (J. Iaco) (7:01)
3. Little Warrior (C. Leukaufe) (5:55)
4. Come Rain or Come Shine (H. Arlen - J. Mercer) (6:54)
5. Vierd Blues (M. Davis) (4:44)
6. Tricotism (O. Pettiford) (4:53)
7. Pannonica (T. Monk) (7:55)
8. Star Eyes (G. DePaul - D. Raye) (6:03)
9. Blues for John Gilmore (R. Barry) (6:14)
10. The Man I Love (G. Gershwin - I. Gershwin) (7:22)
11. Chant (H. Jones) (4:17)

Kevin Quail (trombone 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 11)
Lin Halliday (tenor saxophone 1, 4, 5, 8, 10)
Carl Leukaufe (vibraphone)
Jodie Christian (piano 1, 4, 5, 8, 10), Joe Iaco (piano 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 11)
Dan Shapera (bass 1, 4, 5, 8, 10), Richie Pardo (bass 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 11)
Robert Barry (drums)

Tracks 1, 4, 5, 8, 10 recorded at the Riverside Studios, Chicago, IL, July 22, 1996.
Tracks 2, 3, 6, 7, 9, 11 recorded at the Riverside Studios, Chicago, IL, August 30, 1995.

Delmark DE-491

October 12, 2015

Jan Ptaszyn Wróblewski ‎- Towarzystwo Nostalgiczne Swingulans

A1. Serwus Panie Chief (J. Tomaszewski) (5:25)
A2. Czy To Już Jest Miłość ( Z. Karasiński) (5:05)
A3. Bo We Mnie Jest Sex (J. Wasowski) (2:40)
A4. Pada Cichy Deszcz (Z. Karasiński) (3:20)
A5. Zajęty Tytuł - Kocham Cię (J. P. Wróblewski) (3:25)
B1. 40 Lat Minęło (J. Matuszkiewicz) (4:25)
B2. Niegdysiejszczyk (J. P. Wróblewski) (4:20)
B3. Mówmy Sobie Ty (W. Szpilman) (3:40)
B4. Parostatek (J. Milian) (3:45)
B5. Trzask O Wyrko (J. P. Wróblewski) (3:40)

Leader, Saxophone [Baritone, Tenor], Clarinet, Arranged By – Jan Ptaszyn Wróblewski
Trumpet – Henryk Majewski, Stanisław Mizeracki
Trombone – Andrzej Piela (tracks: A1 to A3, A5, B1, B4, B5), Dariusz Macioch (tracks: A4, B2, B3), Roman Syrek (tracks: A5, B1, B4, B5), Zbigniew Konopczyński (tracks: A1 to A4, B2, B3)
Saxophone [Tenor] – Janusz Kwiecień (tracks: A1)
Saxophone [Tenor], Clarinet – Zbigniew Jaremko
Saxophone [Alto], Clarinet – Henryk Miśkiewicz
Flute, Saxophone [Soprano, Tenor] – Janusz Muniak
Vibraphone – Karol Szymanowski (2) (tracks: A4, B2)
Piano – Paweł Perliński (tracks: A1), Wojciech Karolak (tracks: A4, B2, B3)
Double Bass – Andrzej Cudzich
Percussion – Andrzej Dąbrowski (tracks: A1 to A3, A5, B1, B4, B5), Jerzy Głód (2) (tracks: A4, B2, B3)

Polskie Nagrania Muza SX 2218

October 10, 2015

Jean-Pierre Debarbat ‎- Debarbat Rencontre Raterron et La Planète Carrée

A1. A La Planète Carrée (J.P. Debarbat) (16:44)
Alto Saxophone – Denis Fournier, Jo Hrasko
Baritone Saxophone – Marcel Hrasko
Tenor Saxophone – Jean-Louis Chautemps
B2. Horizon Neuf (J.P. Debarbat) (11:53)
B3. Mantra (F. Sylvestre) (6:10)
Alto Saxophone – Denis Fournier, Jo Hrasko
Baritone Saxophone – Marcel Hrasko
Tenor Saxophone – Jean-Louis Chautemps
B4. Catherine En Do Mageuse (J.P. Debarbat) (3:49)

Tenor Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone, Clarinet, Bass Clarinet, Flute, Orchestrated By – Jean-Pierre Debarbat
Guitar – Frédéric Sylvestre
Synthesizer – Olivier Hutman
Piano – Olivier Hutman
Contrabass – Jacques Vidal
Drums – Umberto Pagnini
Producer – Pierre Raterron

Planète Carrée PL 37 397

October 8, 2015

Václav Zahradník & Prague Television Orchestra ‎- East West Connection

A1. Let's Try It Tony (V. Zahradník) (8:01)
Piano – Larry Porter
Tenor Saxophone – Tony Lakatos
Trumpet – Michal Gera
A2. Eternal Returns (V. Zahradník) (5:55)
Alto Saxophone – Allan Praskin
A3. In The Middle Of The Stream (V. Zahradník) (8:02)
Alto Saxophone – Allan Praskin
Piano – Larry Porter
Trombone – Zdeněk Pulec
B1. Bad, Bad Leroy Brown (J. Croce) (2:45)
Tenor Saxophone – Tony Lakatos
Vocals – Peter Lipa
B2. Some More Swing , Please (V. Zahradník) (7:17)
Tenor Saxophone – Tony Lakatos
Trumpet – Joe Newman
B3. Georgia On My Mind (H. Carmichael) (4:14)
Vocals – Peter Lipa
B4. East West Connection (V. Zahradník) (7:08)
Alto Saxophone – Allan Praskin
Piano – Larry Porter
Tenor Saxophone – Tony Lakatos
Trumpet – Joe Newman

Trumpet – Jan Burian, Jiří Prášil, Miroslav Huja, Miroslav Jelínek, Zdeněk Šedivý
Trombone – Ivan Matějček, Ivan Zelenka, Jan Hynčica, Jaromír Dušek, Jiří Sušický, Zdeněk Pulec
Tenor Saxophone – Jiří Jech, Ladislav Odcházel
Alto Saxophone, Soprano Saxophone – Jindřich Němeček, Zdeněk Hostek
Baritone Saxophone – Josef Nachtman
Flute – Jaroslav Tichý, Viktor Hynčica
Guitar – Jan Kučera
Bass – Robert Balzar
Drums – Otto Kotýnek
Percussion – Ivan Smažík

Recorded at the Czechoslovak Television Studio, Prague, 21-23 March, 1987.

Panton 81 0779-1511

October 5, 2015

Leszek Zadlo Ensemble ‎- Sting

A1. Sting (L. Zadlo) (6:05)
A2. Miss B. (J. Haider) (6:58)
A3. Fedes Beha (L. Zadlo) (10:40)
B1. Polonez (L. Zadlo) (9:00)
B2. Secol Cieco Desir (L. Zadlo) (11:00)

Leszek Zadlo (Leszek Żądło) (tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone)
Bob Degen (piano)
Günter Lenz (bass)
Joe Nay (percussion)

Recorded at Spygel Tonstudio, July 1980.

Fusion ST 8001

September 27, 2015

Machito & His Famous Orchestra featuring Graciella ‎- The Worlds Greatest Latin Band

A1. El Columpio (C. Montiel) (3:17)
A2. Tenderly (W. Gross - J. Lawrence) (3:12)
A3. Ayer Lo Vi Llorar (J. A. Mendez) (3:19)
A4. Mi Otoño (R. Reyes) (2:14)
A5. Todo Es (R. Hernández) (3:36)
A6. Bernie's Tune (B. Miller - J. Leiber - M. Stoller) (2:41)
B1. Jamaicuba (E. C. Alvarez) (3:14)
B2. Moonlight In Vermont (K. Suessdorf - J. M. Blackburn) (2:11)
B3. Alma Con Alma (J. Marquez) (3:17)
B4. Almendra (A. Valdés) (2:34)
B5. Pent-Up House (S. Rollins) (3:26)

Possible Personnel:
Doc Cheatham, Paul Cohen, Joe Newman, Francis Williams, Mario Bauza, Frank Paquito Davilla (tp)
Bart Varsalona, Santo Russo, Eddie Bert, Rex Peer (tb)
Ray Santos Jr., Joe Madera (ts)
Cannonball Adderley, Joe Livramento (as)
Leslie Johnakins (bars)
Rene Hernandez (p, cga)
Candido Camero, Jose Manguel, Ubaldo Nieto, Pedro Boulong, Robert McAucliffe, Jose Silva, Carlos Valdez, Nilo Sierra, Paul Cohen (perc)
Graciella (voc)

Recorded live at the Crescendo, Hollywood, Ca., cca. 1960-61.

GNP Crescendo GNP 72; Palladium Latin Jazz & Dance Records PLP-113; GNP (Jap) KICJ-121 (CD)

P.S.: I think there is a japanese cd... be free to post it!

September 26, 2015

Machito And His Afro-Cuban Salseros ‎- Mucho Macho

A1. Asia Minor (Armenian Rhumba) (R. K. Mozian) (3:11)
A2. Un Poquito De Tu Amor (J. Gutierrez) (3:15)
A3. Tumba El Quinto (C. Leicea) (2:50)
A4. Jungle Drums (E. Lecuona - C. Flynn - C. Lombardo) (3:01)
A5. Llora Timbero (I. Rodriguez) (3:11)
A6. Vive Como Yo (P. Cairo) (2:58)
B1. Babarabatiri (Barbara Batiri) (A. Daly) (2:56)
B2. Cleopatra Rumba (Desert Dance) (R. K. Mozian) (3:04)
B3. U-Bla-Ba-Du (P. Becke) (3:18)
B4. El Sopon (Cuban Stew) (O. Morales - M. Sunshine) (2:52)
B5. Gone City (C. O'Farrill) (2:54)
B6. Babalu (M. Lecuona) (2:46)
C1. Vaya Nina (Vaya! Vaya!) (C. O'Farrill) (2:52)
C2. Hall Of The Mambo King (E. Grieg) (2:43)
C3. Donkey Serenade (B. Wright - G. Forrest - C. R. Friml - H. Stothart) (2:58)
C4. Mambo Jambo (P. Prado) (2:16)
C5. At Sundown (W. Donaldson) (2:43)
C6. Why Do I Love You (J. Kern - O. Hammerstein II) (2:34)
D1. Mambo Is Here To Stay (Machito - G. Fuller) (3:06)
D2. Rose Room (A. Hickman - H. Williams) (3:22)
D3. Tea For Two (V. Youmans - I. Caesar) (2:27)
D4. Finaliza Un Amor (R. Diaz) (2:55)
D5. The World Is Waiting For The Sunrise (E. Seitz - G. Lockhart) (2:35)
D6. St. Louis Blues (W. C. Handy) (2:42)

Mario Bauza, Frank Davila, Bobby Woodlen (trumpet)
Jose Madera (tenor saxophone)
Gene Johnson, Fred Skerritt (alto saxophone)
Leslie Johnakins (baritone saxophone)
Rene Hernandez (piano)
Roberto Rodriguez (bass)
Jose Mangual (bongos)
Luis Miranda (congas)
Ubaldo Nieto (timbales)
Graciela (vocal A2, A6; claves)
Machito (maracas, claves, vocal A3, B1; leader)
John Bartee, Mario Bauza, Rene Hernandez, Chico O'Farrill (arranger)

Recorded in New York City, December 1949. except C4, D1 recorded in New York City, August 1950.

Pablo Records ‎2625 712; Pablo Records ‎2335 751

September 25, 2015

Marcus Belgrave - Detroit's Jazz Piano Legacy, Vol. 1: Live at Kerrytown Concert House

Marcus Belgrave - Marcus, Charlie & Joan.. Once Again

September 21, 2015

Louie Bellson Quintet - Salute

1. Blowin' the Blues Away (Silver) (8:48)
2. Counting Down (Shew) (8:27)
3. And Friends (Del Gatto) (11:40)
4. Satin Doll (Ellington, Mercer, Strayhorn) (5:44)
5. For Diz (Young) (7:48)
6. When You Wish upon a Star (Harline) (7:13)
7. Tiny Capers (Brown) (9:46)

1. Salute (Drum Medley) (27:14)
2-7. Jazzspeak (33:53)

Recorded aboard the Sovereign of the Seas, 4, 6 & 7 April, 1994.

Chiaroscuro CR(D)329

CD 1
CD 2

September 18, 2015

Louis Bellson - Greetings

September 6, 2015

Ted Heath - Strictly Instrumental: 40 Years of Listen to My Music (1944-1984)

A1. Jeannie With The Light Brown Hair ( ) ( )
A2. I've Got Sixpence ( ) ( )
A3. The Very Thought Of You ( ) ( )
A4. My Guy's Come Back ( ) ( )
A5. Twilight Time ( ) ( )
A6. First Jump ( ) ( )
A7. Not So Quiet Please ( ) ( )
A8. Wot Cher! Knocked' Em In The Old Kent Road ( ) ( )
A9. On Ilkley Moor Baht 'At ( ) ( )
B1. Donegal Cradle Song ( ) ( )
B2. Experiment ( ) ( )
B3. See Me Dance The Polka ( ) ( )
B4. A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square ( ) ( )
B5. You Go To My Head ( ) ( )
B6. The Touch Of Your Lips ( ) ( )
B7. Two Guitars ( ) ( )
B8. Move ( ) ( )
B9. So Easy ( ) ( )

Decca (E) DVL 8

September 5, 2015

Wild Bill Davison & Classic Jazz Collegium (I Giganti Del Jazz, Vol. 66)

A1. Po Tvém Odchodu (After You've Gone) (Creamer, Layton; arr. J. Rejman) (3:40)
A2. Našla Jsi Mou Slabou Stránku (You Took Advantage Of Me) (Rodgers-Hart; arr. K. Mazera) (3:40)
A3. Vzpomínky Na Tebe (The Memories Of You) (Razaff, Blake; arr. P Klikar) (3:45)
A4. Blues Špitálu Sv. Jakuba (St. James Infirmary Blues) (traditional; arr. J. Rejman) (3:20)
A5. Blues Ve Vzduchu (Blues In The Air) (Bechet; arr. P Klikar) (3:25)
A6. Neděle (Sunday) (Krueger, Cohn, Stein, Miller; arr. K. Mazera) (3:05)
B1. Blues Zlomeného Srdce (Blue And Broken Hearted) (Leslie, Clarke, Handman; arr. K. Mazera) (3:40)
B2. Uchovej Mi Svou Lásku (Save It Pretty Mama) (Redman, Davis, Denniker; arr. P Klikar) (3:20)
B3. Miluj Mne Nebo Mne Opusť (Love Me Or Leave Me) (Kahn, Donaldson; arr. J. Rejman) (5:05)
B4. Nebe Nad Tebou Šedne (Blue Turning Gray Over You) (Razaff, Waller, Brooks; arr. K. Mazera) (3:55)
B5. Prázdná Náruč (The Empty Arms) (J. Ježek; arr. J. Rejman) (3:30)
B6. Vystavím Zeď Kolem Tebe (I'll Build A Fence Around You) (L. Korbař; arr. L. Zajíček) (2:15)

Cornet, Leader – Luboš Zajíček (A1, A2, A4-A6, B2-B6)
Cornet, Vocal B2 – Wild Bill Davison
Trumpet – Jiří Pechar (A1, A2, A4, A6, B3, B4, B6)
Trombone – Miroslav Havránek (A1, A2, A6, B2-B6)
Tenor Saxophone, Clarinet – Karel Kubát Mazera (A1, A2, A4-A6, B2-B6)
Alto Saxophone, Clarinet – Josef Rejman (A1, A2, A4-A6, B2-B6)
Baritone Saxophone – Ivor Krátký (B3-B6)
Tuba – Zdeněk Fibrich (A1, A2, A4-B6)
Banjo, Guitar – Miroslav Klimeš
Piano, Celesta – Pavel Klikar
Drums – Aleš Mistr Sládek

Recorded at the Supraphon Studio Dejvicích, Prague, Czechoslovakia, March 14-19, 1976.

Supraphon 1 15 2030; Curcio GJ-66

August 3, 2015

Chronological Requests

louis armstrong the chronological 1928-1929
louis armstrong the chronological 1944-1946
louis armstrong the chronological 1947, vol. 1
louis armstrong the chronological 1947, vol. 2
louis armstrong the chronological 1949-1950
louis armstrong the chronological 1950-1951
louis armstrong the chronological 1951-1952
louis armstrong the chronological 1952-1953
louis armstrong the chronological 1954

July 30, 2015

Some MUSE (part 2)

5404 Hendricks, Michele Me And My Shadow 1990
5426 O'Neill, Larry You Got Me Runnin' 1990, 1991
5458 Logan, Michael Night Out 1990
5481 Earland, Charles I Ain't Jivin' I'm Jammin' 1992
5496 Griffin, Della Travelin' Light 1992
5511 Jones, Etta At Last 1993, 1995

July 27, 2015

Some MUSE (part 1)

5035 Joe Chambers - The Almoravid 1971, 1973

5190 Morgana King - Everything Must Change 1978

5257 Morgana King - Looking Through The Eyes Of Love 1981

5326 Morgana King - Simply Eloquent 1986

5339 Morgana King - Another Time, Another Space 1987

5355 Mark Murphy - Beauty And The Beast 1985, 1986

July 23, 2015

Gatti, Giusti, Forti ‎- Singing Our Song (In Arcadia)

1. J'Accuse (A. P. Gatti - P. Stiller) (4:25)
2. The Enchanted Mountain (A. P. Gatti - P. Stiller) (4:03)
3. Midnight Lady (P. Stiller) (3:39)
4. Dreaming of You (A. P. Gatti - P. Stiller) (3:38)
5. Le Prix du Succés (P. Stiller) (4:08)
6. Easy Man (A. P. Gatti - P. Stiller) (4:09)
7. Countdown (P. Stiller) (3:55)
8. My Piano and Me (A. P. Gatti - P. Stiller) (5:54)

Angel Pocho Gatti (piano)
Maurizio Forti (electric guitar)
Maurizio Bozzi (electric bass)
Giampiero Giusti (drums)
Oscar Gazzarrini (vocal 1-4), Alberto Ferrarese (vocal 5-8)
Massimo Pacciani (percussions)
Peter Stiller (lyrics)

Registrato dal vivo presso lo studio Natali, Firenze, Italia, pomeriggio 14. 4. 1981.

B&B LP 0712

July 22, 2015

Angel Pocho Gatti - Latineuro

1. Crazy Drums (A. P. Gatti) (3:03)
2. I Can't Get Started (Vernon Duke - I. Gerswin) (5:01)
3. Shiny Stockings (F. Foster) (3:08)
4. Israel (J. Carisi) (7:45)
5. Sophisticated Lady (D. Ellington - I. Mills - M. Parish) (4:24)
6. Hogtown Blues (O. Peterson) (6:19)
7.  Manteca ( G. Fuller - D. Gillespie - C. Pozo ) (6:41)

Recorded in Buenos Aires at The Opera Theatre, September 9, 1973.

July 21, 2015

Angel Pocho Gatti - La Valle della Luna

1. La Valle della Luna (A. P. Gatti) (10:46)
2. Hard Conviction (A. P. Gatti) (5:07)
3. New Feelings (A. P. Gatti) (8:00)
4. Miscellaneous (A. P. Gatti) (8:37)

Angel Pocho Gatti (piano)
Maurizio Forti (electric guitar)
Maurizio Bozzi (electric bass)
Giampiero Giusti (drums)
Massimo Pacciani (percussion)

Recorded at Studio Natali, Firenze, Italy, 1980.

B&B Records (It) LP 0710

July 19, 2015

Angel Pocho Gatti - Amici in Jam Session

1. Gatti, Giusti & Forti (A. P. Gatti) (6:04)
2. Stella by Starlight ( ) (6:46)
3. Arcadia Blues (A. P. Gatti) (8:56)
4. I Get a Kick of You ( ) (3:36)
5. But Not for Me ( ) (3:38)
6. Corcovado - Triste ( ) (4:47)
7. Love in Peace ( ) (7:06)
8. Summertime ( ) (3:56)
9. I've Got You Under My Skin ( ) (2:31)

Angel Pocho Gatti (piano)
Maurizio Forti (bass)
Giampiero Giusti (drums)
Oscar Gazzarrini, Alberto Ferrarese, Paolo Poli (vocal)

Recorded at Arcadia, Firenze, Italy, December 8, 1979.

B&B Records (It) LP 0706

July 11, 2015

Rão Kyao ‎- Malpertuis & Fado Bailado (in comments)

A1) 1. Almada (R. Kyao) (8:12)
A2) 2. Balada (R. Kyao) (6:17)
A3) 3. Zau (R. Kyao) (4:57)
B1) 4. Malpertuis (R. Kyao) (8:30)
B2) 5. Líbano (R. Kyao) (9:17)

Rão Kyao (tenor saxophone, alto saxophone, flutes, percussion, backing vocal)
Tony Pinho Da Silva (piano, electric piano, backing vocal)
José Boots Eduardo (bass, electric bass, backing vocal)
Joãozinho Oiã (drums, percussion)
Very Nice (vocal, percussion, backing vocal)
Isabel, Julieta, Chico, Eduardo, Emílio, Fred, João, Luís, Paulo (backing vocal)

Recorded and mixed at Estúdios Valentim de Carvalho, Paço de Arcos, Portugal, 17-19. 5. 1976.

Parlophone 8E 064 40430

July 10, 2015

Rão Kyao ‎- Live At Cascais

A1) 1. Marta (R. Kyao) (8:25)
A2) 2. Cascais Blues (R. Kyao) (11:29)
B1) 3. Com Dedicação (R. Kyao) (9:14)
B2) 4. Terraco (R. Kyao) (11:06)

Recorded live at X. Festival Internacional, Pavilhão dos Desportos, Cascais, Portugal, 8. 11. 1980.

Da Nova 6018 D

July 9, 2015

Rão Kyao ‎- Goa

A1) 1. Sabor De Blues (R. Kyao) (5:29)
A2) 2. Riffs (R. Kyao) (2:30)
A3) 3. Pregoeiros (Declamatória) (R. Kyao) (7:52)
A4) 4. Yusef (R. Kyao) (3:29)
B1) 5. Goa (Romântica) (R. Kyao) (3:57)
B2) 6. Multiplay (R. Kyao) (3:30)
B3) 7. Leve (R. Kyao) (2:19)
B4) 8. Cheiro De Manha & Ragnunath (Devocional) (R. Kyao) (6:55)

Rão Kyao (tenor saxophone, bamboo flute, piano, tambura)

Recorded and mixed at Estúdios Valentim de Carvalho, Paço de Arcos, Portugal, October-November 1978.

EMI E 072-40 480

July 8, 2015

Rão Kyao ‎- Bambu

A1) 1. Minha Em Mi (R. Kyao) (4:22)
A2) 2. A Do Meio (R. Kyao) (9:44)
A3) 3. Homenagem A J. C. (Hommage to John Coltrane) (R. Kyao) (6:14)
B1) 4. Cor De Bambu (R. Kyao) (4:07)
B2) 5. Alto Da Loba (R. Kyao - A. Pinho - C. Carvalho - V. Mamede) (4:07)
B3) 6. Estamos Aí! (R. Kyao) (6:18)
B4) 7. Balada II (R. Kyao) (5:06)
B5) 8. Calipso Quarta-Feira (R. Kyao) (5:20)

Rão Kyao (tenor saxophone A1, A2, B2-B4; bamboo flute A2, B1, B5; alto saxophone A3, B5)
Manuel Guerreiro (baritone saxophone A2, B4)
António Pinho Vargas (piano A1-A3, B2-B5; electric piano B3)
Celso Carvalho (double bass A1-A3, B2, B4; electric bass B3, B5; cello B5)
Victor Mamede (drums A1, B2-B5), Necas (drums A2, A3; percussion B5)
Don Pantera (percussion A1, A2, B5), Paulo Gil (percussion B5)

Recorded and mixed at Estúdios Valentim de Carvalho, Paço de Arcos, Portugal, September- October 1977.

Note: Tracks B1) 4. & B2) 5. performed as medley!

Parlophone 8E 064 40453

June 29, 2015

Various Artists - 40 Xponia Jazz, Vol. 1

Side A
1. How High The Moon (M. Lewis - N. Hamilton) (4:55)
2. Django (J. Lewis) (4:29)
3. Night And Day (C. Porter) (4:23)
4. Bernie's Tune (B. Miller - J. Leiber - M. Stoller) (4:06)
Side B
5. Theme A (M. Plessas) (4:27)
6. Broadway (T. McCrae - sir H. J. Woode - B. Bird) (4:20)
7. Blues In F (N. Adderley) (7:23)

Note: for the data look at the

Columbia 14C 062 -71205

Various Artists - 40 Xponia Jazz, Vol. 2

Side A
1. Mile's Stone (M. Davis) (5:23)
2. Tribute to J. Coltrane (M. Alexiades) (7:00)
3. Fly Me To The Moon (B. Howard) (2:22)
Side B
4. Caravan (D. Ellington - J. Tizol - I. Mills) (5:20)
5. Tribute to E. Gardner (M. Plessas) (4:40)
6. Cheek To Cheek (I. Berlin) (4:25)
7. The Simple Theme (M. Alexiades) (5:54)

Note: for the data look at the

Columbia 14C 062 -71206