Hal McKusick: The Jazz Workshop (1956) RCA Victor

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A horizontal tasting: composers and arrangements The oeuvre is the  “Jazz Workshop”, zeitgeist of 1956: the search for new directions. Post- swing experimentalism flowers briefly, doffing its cap to its contemporary classical music “brothers”. The fixed points here are the performers, the same … Continue reading

Jimmy Guiffre 3: 1961, Verve (ECM re 1992)

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From Fusion: Selection 1: Jesus Maria   Selection 2: Scootin’ about   From Thesis Selection 3: Carla  Artists Jimmy Giuffre (clarinet) Paul Bley (piano) Steve Swallow (bass): original releases on Verve: MGV 8397   The Jimmy Giuffre 3 – Fusion  … Continue reading