Sonny Rollins, Green Dolphin Street, Denmark 1968
Sonny Rollins, very strong in 1980.
Coltrane Walkin’ and The Theme
Coltrane compilation, 1960-65. Enormous change!
Ben Webster in 1965
Ben Webster, How Long Has This Been Going On.
Ben Webster, Old Folks.
Coleman Hawkins in 1962.
Coleman Hawkins in 1967 playing Body and Soul.
Lester Young et al in Jammin’ the Blues, 1944.
Lester Young et al in 1950.
Lester Young, Billie Holiday, et al, Fine and Mellow.
Brecker, Hargrove, Hancock, 2002
Brecker in the studio. Cool to hear him in isolation. Also, same old issues we all face in the studio.
More Brecker in the studio.
Yet more Brecker in the studio.
One more Brecker in the studio.
Desmond and Brubeck duet on the blues.
Thelonious Monk, Blue Monk 1958. Count Basie is the listener in the curve of the piano.
Monk w/ C. Rouse, 1966. Norway and Denmark.
Seamus Blake, The Jupiter Line
Seamus Blake w/BANN
Seamus Blake at Smalls. Bill Stewart!!
Seamus Blake w/Andreu Zaragoza
Chris Potter Documentary “Open Minds.”
Chris Potter 2004
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis w/Count Basie, Cherokee
Eddie “Lockjaw” Davis w/Basie, Whirlybird
Lockjaw, fragment of Jumpin’ at the Woodside w/Basie
Lockjaw in 1977, This Can’t Be Love
Lockjaw in 1985, I Can’t Get Started
Count Basie in 1965. A whole set.
Miles Davis in 1967. A whole set.
Miles in Antibes, 1969.
Weather Report in 1976. A whole set.
Bob Berg w/Miles Davis, 1985
Stan Getz 1966 w/Gary Burton.
Stan Getz from International Hour, 1963. I wish I could see the whole program!
Getz 1983 w/Chet Baker.
Stan Getz, Soul Eyes 1990.
Stan Getz and Kenny Barron, First Song (For Ruth)
Cannonball Adderley w/Nat and Yusef Lateef, 1963, German TV.
This is how Woody Herman’s band looked and sounded when I first heard them. Giant Steps, 1977.
Joel Frahm, Summer 2012, Segment. TONE.
More Dexter. What’s New? His speech and his playing have the same phrasing.
Dexter Gordon, Lady Bird. Matt T. sent this with a note about Dexter’s great, relaxed technique.
Ellery Eskelin 2011
Ellery Eskelin 2008
Joni Mitchell w/Jaco, Brecker, Metheny, Alias, Mays. Whole concert.
Bennie Wallace disguises All The Things You Are
Eddie Harris 1969. Early electronics. Embouchure that serves enormous range.
Eddie Harris w/Scofield 1994. Bill Stewart, dms.
Redd Foxx, an entertainer from a time when a little singing and dancing were expected.