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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1820 on: March 14, 2017, 09:13:42 PM »
lately:

The Booker Little was next on my smartphone and thus revisited during a morning commute - so sad he left us with so few albums. This and the Bethlehem ("Booker Little & Friend") are both wonderful. In addition, there's the great music he made on some of Eric Dolphy's Prestige records, more with Max Roach, the Time quartet album, the session with Teddy Charles that has him with Booker Ervin ...


He is one of my fav trumpeters. I specialy like his recording with Lafaro, Bill Evans bassist, and the live with Dolphy. Fire Waltz is such a great song by Mal Waldron.
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1821 on: March 15, 2017, 05:18:15 AM »
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1822 on: March 15, 2017, 04:27:02 PM »


Herbie Nichols - The Prophetic Herbie Nichols Vol.1 (1955)
Reuben Brown - Ice Scape (1997)



Lew Del Gatto - Katewalk (2000)
Tim Warfield - Jazz Is (2001)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1823 on: March 16, 2017, 07:46:46 PM »


Ravish Momin - Miren: A Longing (2007)
Cuong Vu - It's Mostly Residual (2006)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1824 on: March 17, 2017, 03:38:48 PM »


John Surman and John Warren - Tales Of The Algonquin (1971)
Mike Westbrook - Metropolis (1971)



Alice Coltrane - World Galaxy (1971)
George Russell - Listen To The Silence (1971)



Paul Winter - Icarus (1971)
Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Phase One (1971)



Charles Mingus - Let My Children Hear Music (1971)
Paul Bley - Improvise (1971)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1825 on: March 18, 2017, 05:14:34 PM »


Jean-Luc Ponty - Open Strings (1971)
Rahsaan Roland Kirk - Natural Black Inventions: Root Strata (1971)



Keith Jarrett - Birth (1971)
Harold Land - A New Shade Of Blue (1971)



Ornette Coleman - Science Fiction (1971)
Don Ellis - Tears Of Joy (1971)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1826 on: March 19, 2017, 07:18:28 PM »


Conrad Herwig - Heart Of Darkness (1997)
Steve Lacy - Morning Joy: Paris Live (1986)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1827 on: March 20, 2017, 07:31:22 PM »


Rodney Whitaker - Ballads And Blues: The Brooklyn Session (1998)
Billy Cobham - Spectrum (1973)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1828 on: March 21, 2017, 03:48:17 PM »


Miles Davis - Miles At The Filmore 1970: Bootleg series Vol.3
Tim Ries - Alternate Side (2000)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1829 on: March 23, 2017, 04:03:40 PM »


Abdullah Ibrahim - Voice Of Africa (1998)
One For All - Wide Horizons (2002)



Bud Powell - Piano Interpretations By Bud Powell (1956)
Luis Russell - The Chronological 1926-29

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« Reply #1830 on: March 24, 2017, 04:51:50 AM »
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1831 on: March 24, 2017, 05:13:06 AM »
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1832 on: March 24, 2017, 06:06:51 AM »
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1833 on: March 24, 2017, 01:50:32 PM »


One For All - Upward And Onward (1999)
Abdullah Ibrahim - Blues For A Hip King (1989)



Bud Powell - At The Golden Circle Vol.1 (1962)
Tom Varner - Jazz French Horn (1985)



Cecil Taylor - The Eighth (1981)
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1834 on: March 25, 2017, 04:14:40 AM »
As the lp notes describe, "One gets the sensation at times of weightlessness painted ingeniously through sound, suspended as it were in the upper regions of space." I liken it more to Juan Esquivel remixing a Jackie Gleason album.

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1835 on: March 25, 2017, 05:26:03 AM »
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1836 on: March 25, 2017, 06:15:06 AM »
Simon, hope you enjoy those Ibrahim discs as much as I do! (Wait, half as much would already be more than cool ;D )
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1837 on: March 25, 2017, 10:20:24 AM »
Have been revisiting the entire catalogue of the great, Michigan-based organ group Organissimo, as well as their organist Jim Alfredson's tribute to Big John Patton - the "B3tles" is just out and pretty darn good (and that's coming from someone usually not fond of jazzers doing Beatles covers):



The debut "This Is the Place" is from 2003, on a few cuts Ran Blake guests on tenor. The second album, "This Is the Place" (2005), again presents original line-up with Alfredson (org, keys), Joe Gloss (g) and Randy Marsh (d), with guest appearances by Johnny Gist (ts) and Bill Vits (perc), while the third, "Groovadelphia" (2008), has just the core trio.



The group's fourth album was a live one, "Alive & Kickin'" (2009), presenting great versions of tunes from the first three albums, including a monster 18 minute re-take of "Pumpkin Pie" from the debut album. "Dedicated" (2013) has Ralph Tope on guitar and again a few cuts with Bill Vits on percussion.



The brand new"B3tles" (2017) presents Lawrence Barris on guitar and guest spots by Vits and on one track Mike List on tabla. In the same year "Dedicated" was released, Alfredson also produced his mighty good "Tribute to Big John Patton", with Tope on guitar, Randy Gelispie on drums and Jim Cooper (vibes - on three tracks), Dwight Adams (trumpet) and Mark Kieme (tenor) (both together on three other tracks). For backers (including yours truly), a full bonus album with more music from the sessions was made available.

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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1838 on: March 25, 2017, 02:40:21 PM »
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Re: What Jazz are you listening to now?
« Reply #1839 on: March 25, 2017, 02:41:52 PM »
Simon, hope you enjoy those Ibrahim discs as much as I do! (Wait, half as much would already be more than cool ;D )

Enjoying them very much, thanks! Plus I'd been wanting for a long time to get a clearer sense of his discography, being previously familiar with only a few random discs, so its great to be getting a little closer to that.

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Mark Turner - Yam Yam (1995)
Dexter Gordon - Manhattan Symphonie (1978)
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