Category: jazz

Jazz: Wynton Marsalis at the 4th Paris Jazz Festival. 1983. More…

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Pianist and composer Jelly Roll Morton was born in New Orleans,…

Pianist and composer Jelly Roll Morton was born in New Orleans, LA, #onthisday in 1890. 

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Jackie McLean recorded Swing, Swang, Swingin’ #onthisday in…

Jackie McLean recorded Swing, Swang, Swingin’ #onthisday in 1959. 

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Hank Jones and Oliver Nelson continued to record Happenings…

Hank Jones and Oliver Nelson continued to record Happenings #onthisday in 1966. 

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Organist Sonny Phillips recorded his debut as leader, Sure…

Organist Sonny Phillips recorded his debut as leader, Sure ‘Nuff, for the Prestige label #onthisday in 1969. 

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Hank Mobley recorded Poppin’ #onthisday in 1957 (released…

Hank Mobley recorded Poppin’ #onthisday in 1957 (released 1980). 

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Jazz: Michael Brecker…

Jazz: Michael Brecker https://www.pinterest.com/pin/123286108534331025

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Jazz: Stephane Grappelli…

Jazz: Stephane Grappelli https://www.pinterest.com/pin/123286108534331024

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Stanley Turrentine recorded Jubilee Shout!!! for Blue Note…

Stanley Turrentine recorded Jubilee Shout!!! for Blue Note Records #onthisday in 1962.

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Wynton Marsalis was born #onthisday in 1961.

Wynton Marsalis was born #onthisday in 1961.

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