Adventures in collecting "modern jazz": the classical music of America from the Fifties and Sixties, on original vinyl, on a budget, from England. And writing about it, since 2011. 100% coronavirus-free content.
Selection 1: Fools rush in (320 kbps MP3) Recorded live in concert: Quintet: Brew Moore (tenor saxophone) Cal Tjader (vibes) Vince Guaraldi (piano) Eddie Duran (guitar) Dean Reilly (bass) Bobby White (drums) Concert, University of California, Berkeley, California, August 1955 Selection … Continue reading →
Track Selection: Piger, which apparently translates as “Girls” in ..umm.. Scandinavian. (Shihab) . Incredible music, amazing, Danish jazz from 1962, Sahib Shihab, improbably on alto, but Lars/Lasse Gullin pushes him off baritone as the local star on the big beast … Continue reading →