Category: vintage

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Miles Davis, ca. 1959.

Tenor saxophonist Stan Getz was born #onthisda…

Tenor saxophonist Stan Getz was born #onthisday in 1927.

English saxophonist Ronnie Scott was born #ont…

English saxophonist Ronnie Scott was born #onthisday in 1927. 

Vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson was born #onthis…

Vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson was born #onthisday in 1941. 

Stanley Turrentine recorded Hustlin’ #onthisda…

Stanley Turrentine recorded Hustlin’ #onthisday in 1964. 

Johnny Hodges and Earl Hines recorded Stride R…

Johnny Hodges and Earl Hines recorded Stride Right #onthisday in 1966. 

Drummer Kenny Clarke was born in Pittsburgh, P…

Drummer Kenny Clarke was born in Pittsburgh, PA, #onthisday in 1914. 

Blue Note Records began #onthisday 79 years ag…

Blue Note Records began #onthisday 79 years ago! German immigrant & jazz enthusiast Alfred Lion brought boogie woogie pianists Albert Ammons & Meade Lux Lewis into the studio in NYC, and the first Blue Note recording was made.

Roy Haynes recorded We Three with Phineas Newborn and Paul…

Roy Haynes recorded We Three with Phineas Newborn and Paul Chambers #onthisday in 1958. The album, which was released on the New Jazz label, was recorded in Rudy Van Gelder’s studio in Hackensack, New Jersey.