December 24, 2016

Naima - Naima II.

A1a. Introdukce (Téma Opravdová Láska) = Introduction - Real Love
A1b. Blues Blanické Ulice = Blanická Street Blues (Z. Zdeněk) (8:46)
A2. Andalúzská Cikánka = The Gypsy Girl From Andalusia (Z. Zdeněk) (8:46)
A3. Šťastný Nový Rok 1988 = Happy New Year 1988 (Z. Zdeněk) (4:32)
B1. Istrijské Prázdniny = Holidays In Istria (Z. Zdeněk) (7:07)
B2. Noční Běsi Jižního Města = The Night Mares Of South Town (Z. Zdeněk) (10:58)
B3. Můj Starý Přítel = My Old Friend (Z. Zdeněk) (3:50)
B4. Coda (Téma Opravdová Láska) = Coda - Real Love (Z. Zdeněk) (1:48)

Saxophone – František Kop
Bass Clarinet – František Kop (tracks: B1, B2)
Keyboards – Zdeněk Zdeněk
Programmed By – Zdeněk Zdeněk (tracks: A3, B1, B2)
Violin – Zdeněk Jiroušek (tracks: A2)
Double Bass – Robert Balzar (tracks: A1, A2, B4)
Drums – Pavel Zbořil (tracks: A1, A2, B4)
Bass Drum – Lubomír Pánek (tracks: B1)
Gong – Zdeněk Šimůnek (tracks: B1)

Note: Track part A1b Blues Blanické Ulice (Blanická Street Blues) not written on label.

Recorded at the FISYO Studio, Prague, from March till June 1989.

Panton 81 0916-1511

December 22, 2016

Les Brown - Perdido (Quadromania)

CD 1
CD 2
CD 3
CD 4

December 21, 2016

Les Brown And His Band Of Renown ‎- Masters Of Swing, Vol. 5

A1. Ridin' High (C. Porter) (3:00)
A2. Just You, Just Me (J. Greer - R. W. Klages) (2: 50)
A3. Swingin' Down The Lane (I. Jones - G. Kahn) (2: 03)
A4. Checkin' In (W. Heusel) (2: 37)
A5. Stardust (H. Carmichael - M. Parrish) (2: 43)
A6. My Melancholy Baby (E. Burnett - G. A. Norton - M. E. Watson) (1:57)
A7. The Piccolino (I. Berlin) (2:48)
B1. I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm (I. Berlin) (2:47)
B2. Sentimental Journey (L. Brown - B. Homer - B. Green) (3:07)
B3. Happy Talk (R. Rodgers - O. Hammerstein II; arr. D. Bagley) (2:55)
B4. The Continental (C. Conrad - H. Magidson) (2:44)
B5. Sophisticated Swing (W. Hudson - M. Parish) (3:29)
B6. Josephine (W. King - B. Bivens - G. Kahn) (2:00)
B7. Leap Frog (L. Corday - J. Garland) (2:44)

Capitol Records - EMI Electrola ‎1 C 054-81 712

December 20, 2016

Leonid Garin Quartet & Garin & Kreshendo Group (Ансамбль Крещендо) - Jazz Compositions

А1. Хороши вечера на Оби (Sweet Evenings on Ob River) (A. Fattah) (5:49)
А2. Баллада (Ballad) (B. Frumkin) (6:44)
А3. Русский наигрыш (Russian Melody) (L. Garin) (7:01)
В1. Колыбельная Светлане (Lullaby for Svetlana) (Т. Khrennikov) (6:25)
В2. Блюз (Blues) (L. Garin) (5:19)
В3. Тпиртих (2 части) (Composition in Three Parts) (L. Garin) (7:48)

Konstantin Bacholdin (trombone A2, B2)
Alexej Zubov (tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone A2, B2)
Leonid Garin (vibraphone; arranger A1, A3-B3)
Victor Prudovski (piano A1, A3, B1, B3), Boris Frumkin (piano A2, B2)
Adolf Satanowski (bass A1, A3, B1, B3), Alexej Isplatovsky (bass A2, B2)
Alexander Goretkin (drums A1, A3, B1, B3), Valeri Bulanov (drums A2, B2)

Tracks A1, A3, B1, B3 recorded live at the Jazz Festival, Moscow, May 30 to June 4, 1967. or recorded live in 1965, 1967 and 1968.
Tracks A2, B2 recorded live in Moscow, 1967. or recorded live in 1965, 1967 and 1968.

Мелодия С60-05897-98; Melodija 60-05897-98; Melodija D-020985-6

December 12, 2016

Various Artists - The Music of New Orleans: Masters of Jazz, Vol. 10

LP 1
1. Tiger Rag (Original Dixieland Jazz Band)
2. New Orleans Wiggle (Piron's New Orleans Orchestra)
3. Panama (Henry Halstead And His Orchestra)
4. Dizzy Lizzy (Anthony Parenti And His Famous Melody Boys)
5. Nights When I'm Lonely (The Boswell Sisters)
6. Everybody Loves Somebody Blues (New Orleans Rhythm Kings)
7. Sweet Georgia Brown (Oliver Naylor's Orchestra)
8. Black Bottom Stomp (Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers)
9. Haven't Got A Dollar To Pay Your House Rent Man (Louis Dumaine's Jazzola Eight)
10. Mama Cookie (Ann Cook with The Louis Dumaine Quartet)
11. Ain't Love Grand (Don't Get Funky) (John Hyman's Bayou Stompers)
12. St. Louis Shuffle (Fletcher Henderson And His Orchestra)
13. Blue Clarinet Stomp (Johnny Dodds Trio)
14. Saturday Night Function (Duke Ellington And His Cotton Club Orchestra)
15. A Pane In The Glass (Clarence Williams)
16. Frances (Jelly Roll Morton)

LP 2
1. Sud Buster's Dream (Tiny Parham And His Musicians)
2. Astoria Strut (Jones And Collins Astoria Hot Eight)
3. Frankie And Johnny (King Oliver And His Orchestra)
4. Patrol Wagon Blues (Henry Allen Jr. And His New York Orchestra)
5. Maple Leaf Rag (The New Orleans Feetwarmers)
6. St. Louis Blues (Louis Armstrong And His Orchestra)
7. Old Fashioned Love (Freddie Jenkins And His Harlem Seven)
8. Farish Street Jive (Little Brother Montgomery)
9. Royal Garden Blues (Mezzrow-Ladnier Quintet)
10. Oh Didn't He Ramble (Jelly Roll Morton's New Orleans Jazzmen)
11. Dipper Mouth Blues (Muggsy Spanier And His Ragtime Band)
12. Blues In Thirds (Sidney Bechet Trio)
13. They Got My Number Now (Jimmie Noone Trio)
14. When The Saints Go Marching In (Bunk Johnson And His New Orleans Band)
15. Original Dixieland One Step (Irving Fazola's Dixielanders)
16. Hindustan (Cap'tain John Handy)

LP 1
LP 2

Various ‎Artists - Jazz Spectrum, Vol. 14: New Orleans Classics

A1. Tailgate Ramble (Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band) (5:01)
A2. Come Back Sweet Papa (Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band) (5:18)
A3. Mahogany Hall Stomp (Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band) (3:55)
A4. Loveless Love (Kid Ory's Creole Jazz Band) (5:04)
A5. Salty Dog Blues (George Lewis Band) (1:46)
A6. Yaaka Hula Hickey Dula (George Lewis Band) (1:47)
B1. Beale Street Blues (George Lewis Band) (3:59)
B2. Oh, Didn't He Ramble (George Lewis Band) (3:56)
B3. Ballin' The Jack (Henry Red Allen Orchestra) (3:20)
B4. Canal Street Blues (Henry Red Allen Orchestra) (3:44)
B5. Baby Won't You Please Come Home (Henry Red Allen Orchestra) (3:05)
B6. Yellow Dog Blues (Henry Red Allen Orchestra) (4:16)

PGP RTB LPV 4330; Metro Records 2356 016; Ex Libris XL 171 124

Various ‎Artists - Jazz Classics Of New Orleans

A1. Teddy Buckner – Royal Garden Blues (7:24)
A2. Sidney Bechet – Tin Roof Blues (3:26)
A3. Peanuts Holland – Saint Louis Blues (3:55)
A4. Milton Mezz Mezzrow – Clarinet Marmelade (3:34)
A5. Russell Moore – When The Saints Go Marchin' In (3:16)
B1. Sidney Bechet – 12th Street Rag (3:12)
B2. Sidney Bechet – Muskrat Ramble (3:57)
B3. Claude Luter – Tiger Rag (2:46)
B4. Sidney Bechet – South Rampart Street Parade (2:48)
B5. Albert Nicholas – Wolverine Blues (3:42)
B6. Claude Luter – Chattanooga Stomp (2:48)
C1. Sidney Bechet & Claude Luter – High Society (4:20)
C2. Teddy Buckner – Basin Street Blues (7:05)
C3. Albert Nicholas – I Ain't Gonna Give None Of My Jelly Roll (5:13)
C4. Sidney Bechet & Teddy Buckner – Weary Blues (4:04)
C5. Sidney Bechet & Claude Luter – Maryland, My Maryland (2:34)
D1. Sidney Bechet – Panama Rag (4:02)
D2. Sidney Bechet – Wild Cat Blues (3:53)
D3. Sidney Bechet & Lil Amstrong & Zutty Singleton – Milenberg Joys (2:49)
D4. Sidney Bechet – Dippermouth Blues (3:36)
D5. Sidney Bechet – I've Found A New Baby (6:31)

Jugoton LPSV-VG-395/6; Vogue CLVLX 439

LP 1
LP 2

Various ‎Artists - Echoes From New Orleans

A1. Walk Through The Streets Of The City (Bunk Johnson's Band)
A2. When The Saints (Bunk Johnson's Band)
A3. When The Moon Comes Over The Mountain (Bunk's 3-Piece Band)
A4. Just A Little While To Stay Here (Bunk's Brass Band)
A5. Ice Cream (George Lewis' 3-Piece Band)
A6. Gloryland (Kid Shots New Orleans Band)
B1. Up Jumped The Devil (Creole Stompers)
B2. Eh, La Bas (Creole Stompers)
B3. Billie's Blues (Emile Barnes' New Orleans Band)
B4. Come On Down To New Orleans (Kid Thomas Algiers Stompers)
B5. Baby, Won't You Please Come Home (Original Creole Stompers)
B6. Basin Street Blues (Louis Delisle's Band)

PGP RTB 2221748; Storyville SLP 203; Storyville 670203

December 6, 2016

Justin Robinson - In the Spur of the Moment

1. In the Spur of the Moment (S. Scott) (4:19)
2. Father (R. Hargrove) (5:39)
3. You Don't Know What Love Is (G. DePaul - D. Raye) (7:48)
4. Nusia's Poem (G. Bartz) (6:18)
5. N.A.C. (R. Kendrick) (5:23)
6. Light Blue (T. Monk) (3:49)
7. Like Sonny (J. Coltrane) (4:54)
8. An Affair to Remember (H. Warren) (7:30)
9. Cool Blues (C. Parker) (3:43)

Roy Hargrove (trumpet 2, 4)
Justin Robinson (alto saxophone)
Larry Willis (piano)
Dwayne Burno (bass)
Willie Jones III (drums, producer)

Recorded at Systems Two Studios, September 29, 2010.

WJ3 Records WJ31011

December 3, 2016

Various ‎Artists - The Big Bands: Harlem Roots, Vol. 1

A1. Cottontail (Duke Ellington & His Orchestra) (3:06)
A2. Flamingo (Duke Ellington & His Orchestra) (3:01)
A3. Bli-Blip (Duke Ellington & His Orchestra) (2:54)
A4. I Got It Bad (Duke Ellington & His Orchestra) (2:54)
A5. Minnie The Moocher (Cab Calloway & His Orchestra) (3:01)
A6. Blues In The Night (Cab Calloway & His Orchestra) (3:12)
A7. The Skunk Song (Cab Calloway & His Orchestra) (2:59)
B1. Air Mail Special (Count Basie & His Orchestra) (2:51)
B2. Take Me Back Baby (Count Basie & His Orchestra) (2:39)
B3. I Want A Big Fat Mama (Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra) (3:01)
B4. I Want A Man (Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra) (3:09)
B5. Hello Bill (Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra) (2:56)
B6. Four Of Five Time (Rosetta Tharpe With Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra) (2:33)
B7. Shout Sister Sout (Rosetta Tharpe With Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra) (2:48)

PGP RTB 2420309; Storyville SLP-6000

Various ‎Artists - The Headliners: Harlem Roots, Vol. 2

A1. The Joint Is Jumpin' (Fats Waller & His Rhythm) (2:47)
A2. Ain't Misbehavin' (Fats Waller & His Rhythm) (3:12)
A3. Your Feet's Too Big (Fats Waller & His Rhythm) (3:01)
A4. Honeysuckle Rose (Fats Waller & His Rhythm) (2:55)
A5. Down Down Down (Louis Jordan & His Tymphany Five) (3:03)
A6. Fuzzy Wuzzy (Louis Jordan & His Tymphany Five) (2:51)
A7. Honey Chile (Louis Jordan & His Tymphany Five) (2:44)
B1. Swingin' On Nothin' (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra) (3:03)
B2. You Rascal You (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra) (2:58)
B3. Shine (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra) (2:55)
B4. Sleepy Time Down South (Louis Armstrong & His Orchestra) (3:09)
B5. Five Guys Named Moe (Louis Jordan & His Tymphany Five) (2:47)
B6. Jumpin' At The Jubilee (Louis Jordan & His Tymphany Five) (2:36)
B7. Caldonia (Louis Jordan & His Tymphany Five) (2:52)

PGP RTB 2420317; Storyville SLP 6001

Various Artists - Harlem Roots, Vol. 3: Rhythm in Harmony

A1. You Always Hurt the One You Love (3:03)
A2. Till Then (2:42)
A3. Lazy River (2:32)
A4. Caravan (2:41)
A5. Cielito Lindo (2:52)
A6. Rockin' Chair (3:01)
A7. Paper Doll (2:35)
B1. Dry Bones (2:45)
B2. Jack, You Are Playing the Game (2:50)
B3. Just A-Sittin' and A-Rockin' (2:45)
B4. Rigoletto Blues (2:40)
B5. Snoqualomie Jo Jo (2:51)
B6. Take the A Train (2:38)

PGP RTB 2420325; Storyville ‎SLP-6002

Various ‎Artists - Harlem Roots, Vol. 4: Jivin' Time

A1. Got A Penny Benny (Nat King Cole Trio) (2:50)
A2. Drink Hearty (Henry Red Allen And His Orchestra) (2:57)
A3. Shine (Bob Howard) (2:29)
A4. She's Too Hot To Handle (Bob Howard) (2:28)
A5. No, No, Baby (Skeets Tolbert & His Band) (2:44)
A6. Rhythm Of The Rhythm Band (The Musical Madcaps) (3:20)
A7. Sandin' Joe (Dallas Bartley & His Band) (2:35)
B1. A Zoot Suit (Dorothy Dandridge) (2:55)
B2. Jig In The Jungle (Dorothy Dandridge) (2:40)
B3. Lonesome Road (Sister Rosetta Tharpe with Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra) (2:49)
B4. Chicken Shack Shuffle (Mabel Lee) (2:39)
B5. The Cat Can't Dance (Mabel Lee) (2:44)
B6. Hey Lawdy Mama (June Richmond) (2:37)
B7. They Raided The Joint (Vanitta Smythe) (2:56)

As stated on the sleeve, some musicians could not be identified or verified: Piano at the track A2 was probably played by Bill Thompson. Drums at the track A2 were played either by Edward Bourne or Alvin Burroughs. The names of the trumpeter, tenor saxophonist, pianist, bassist and drummer at the track A5 is unindentified. The name of the guitarist at A6 is unindentiied. The name of the tenor saxophonist at the track A7 is not identified and the piano was probably played by Robert Mosely. The names of the orchestras that played at the tracks A3, A4, B1, B2, B3, B4 and B7 are unindentified.

PGP RTB 2420332L; Storyville SLP-6003