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.
UPDATES September 11, photos Leon Thomas and Roy Haynes from Harry M, to Harrys Place; Melody Maker June 1980 full page interview with Pharoah, to Appendix. Enough of British Jazz for the moment, back to The USA, and one of … Continue reading →
UPDATE April 4, 2013 FINAL Dobells Jazz Folk Blues Exhibition – Programme of Events Dobells Jazz Folk Blues Press Release “Every London Jazz fan was born within the sound of Dobells…” I am delighted to pass on, to any interested … Continue reading →
Pictures updated April 14, 2020 Track Selection: “The Prophet” Artists Kenny Dorham, trumpet, J.R. Monterose tenor, sax; Dick Katz, piano; Sam Jones, bass; Arthur Edgehill , drums; NYC, April 4, 1956 Music Dorham duets with JR Monterose on happy varied arrangements, … Continue reading →