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    Charlie Parker - Nows The Time

    3:10

    NOW'S THE TIME
    original sound track

    Brano dell'omonimo album di Charlie Parker del 1945

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    Toots Thielemans - Bluesette

    2:52

    The original 1964 debut version, from the out-of-print The Whistler & His Guitar with Arnold Fishkind (b), Sol Gubin or Don Lamond (d), Toots Thielemans (gtr & whistling), Dick Hyman (org).

    All the classic lines you hear on later arrangements of this tune started here.

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    Weather Report - Birdland

    6:00

    First track from «Heavy Weather» (1977)

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    Charles Mingus - Goodbye Pork Pie Hat

    4:46

    Donate:
    Free sheet music:

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    Tony Williams- Sister Cheryl

    7:06

    The sixth track from Tony Williams' 'Foreign Intrigue' album released in 1986.



    Feat.
    Wallace Roney- Trumpet
    Donald Harrison- Alto Saxophone
    Bobby Hutcherson- Vibes
    Mulgrew Miller- Piano
    Ron Carter- Bass
    Tony Williams- Drums, Percussion

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    Miles Davis Quintet - Doxy

    5:05

    Miles Davis Quintet - Doxy (1954)

    Personnel: Miles Davis (trumpet), Sonny Rollins (tenor sax), Horace Silver (piano), Percy Heath (bass), Kenny Clarke (drums)

    from the album 'BAGS' GROOVE' (Prestige Records)

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    Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers at the Renaissance Club - Up Jumped Spring

    9:55

    Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers at the Renaissance Club - Up Jumped Spring (1962)

    Personnel: Freddie Hubbard (trumpet), Curtis Fuller (trombone), Wayne Shorter (tenor sax), Cedar Walton (piano), Jymie Merritt (bass), Art Blakey (drums)

    from the album '3 BLIND MICE' (United Artists Records)

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    John Coltrane - Equinox

    8:33

    John Coltrane — Tenor Saxophone McCoy Tyner — Piano
    Steve Davis — Bass Elvin Jones — Drums

    From : Coltrane's Sound released in 1964 on Atlantic Records, catalogue SD 1419. It was recorded at Atlantic Studios during the sessions for My Favorite Things.

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    Oliver Nelson - Stolen Moments

    8:51

    from the record: The Blues and the Abstract Truth. This divine album were made by a dreamteam of musicians including Bill Evans, Paul Chambers, Freddie Hubbard, Eric Dolphy and Roy Haynes. Enjoy!

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    Miles Davis - Boplicity

    3:03

    Miles Davis
    Birth Of the Cool
    Boplicity

    My second favorite track off album

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    Lambert, Hendricks & Ross Hi-Fly The Hottest New Group In Jazz 1962

    3:48

    more

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    Herbie Mann - Memphis Underground

    7:08

    Bass [Fender] -- Mike Leech, Tommy Cogbill
    Design [Album Design] -- Graffiteria*
    Drums -- Gene Christman*
    Flute -- Herbie Mann
    Guitar -- Larry Coryell, Reggie Young, Sonny Sharrock
    Organ -- Bobby Emmons
    Photography By [Back Liner Photo] -- William Albert Allard
    Photography By [Cover Photo] -- Joel Brodsky
    Piano, Electric Piano -- Bobby Wood
    Producer, Engineer -- Tom Dowd
    Vibraphone -- Roy Ayers

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    Stanley Turrentine Sextet - Sugar

    10:04

    Sugar by Stanley Turrentine as performed by the Stanley Turrentine Sextet on Sugar.
    Freddie Hubbard - Trumpet
    Stanley Turrentine - Tenor Saxophone
    George Benson - Guitar
    Lonnie Smith - Electric Piano
    Ron Carter - Bass
    Billy Kaye - Drums

    I do not own the rights to this piece, arrangement, recording or anything related. I just wanted to share this recording with those who do not readily have access to it.

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    Gil Scott-Heron - Revolution Will Not Be Televised

    3:07

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    Dave Brubeck Quartet - The Duke

    2:51

    Dave Brubeck Quartet - The Duke. Live at Basin Street, New York City, circa 1954/1955.

    From the album Dave Brubeck Quartet - Jazz: Red Hot and Cool

    My wife and I were blessed to see the legendary Dave Brubeck Quartet play at Burlington, Vermont's Flynn Theater on June 6, 2008, as part of the Burlington Discover Jazz Festival.

    Gentleman Genius, Dave Brubeck (December 6, 1920 -- December 5, 2012), passed away today. Thank you for the wonderful music and for making our world more beautiful. Rest in peace, and Take Five, Brother Dave.


    All best - Root Of Solomon, aka The Conquering Lion of Judah.

    We do not own copyright.

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    Jazz Crusaders Freedom Sound

    8:28

    Jazz Crusaders Freedom Sound

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    Señor Blues Horace Silver

    7:02

    This cut is from the LP Six Pieces of Silver(1956) and features the following musicians:


    Horace Silver (piano); Bill Henderson (vocals); Hank Mobley, Junior Cook (tenor saxophone); Donald Byrd (trumpet); Doug Watkins, Gene Taylor (bass); Louis Hayes (drums).


    All music or related performances remain the sole property of their respective copyright holders. No video clips are for sale, nor do they imply challenge to ownerships. They are intended strictly for entertainment and educational purposes only.

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    Jimmy Smith - When Johnny Comes Marching Home

    7:59

    When Johnny comes marching home again
    Hurrah! Hurrah!

    We'll give him a hearty welcome then
    Hurrah! Hurrah!

    The men will cheer and the boys will shout
    The ladies they will all turn out
    And we'll all feel gay

    When Johnny comes marching home.

    The old church bell will peal with joy
    Hurrah! Hurrah!

    To welcome home our darling boy,
    Hurrah! Hurrah!

    The village lads and lassies say
    With roses they will strew the way,
    And we'll all feel gay

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    John Coltrane - Giant Steps

    4:49

    Album: Giant Steps
    Year: 1959
    Label: Atlantic

    John Coltrane — tenor saxophone
    Tommy Flanagan — piano
    Paul Chambers — bass
    Art Taylor — drums

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    Dave Brubeck - Strange Meadowlark

    7:25

    Second track from Dave Brubeck Timeout

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    Fats Waller - Aint Misbehavin

    3:59

    Music video by Fats Waller performing Ain't Misbehavin' (Audio). (C) 2017 RCA Records, a division of Sony Music Entertainment

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    John Coltrane - Blue Train

    10:45

    Blue Train

    Album:
    Blue Train (1957)

    Written by:
    John Coltrane

    Personnel:
    John Coltrane tenor saxophone
    Paul Chambers — double bass
    Kenny Drew — piano
    Curtis Fuller — trombone
    Philly Joe Jones — drums
    Lee Morgan — trumpet

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    Jimmy Smith / Walk On The Wild Side

    5:55

    1962 album Bashin': The Unpredictable Jimmy Smith

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    John Coltrane - Moments Notice

    9:11

    Album: Blue Train
    Year: 1957
    Label: Blue Note

    John Coltrane - tenor saxophone
    Paul Chambers - double bass
    Kenny Drew - piano
    Curtis Fuller - trombone
    Philly Joe Jones - drums
    Lee Morgan - trumpet

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    Theme from Exodus - Eddie Harris

    7:00

    Theme from Exodus by Ernie Gold, played by Eddie Harris from his first solo record Exodus to Jazz. According to Wikipedia, this is the first Jazz record ever certified gold! This record was recorded in 1962 at Bill Putnam's Universal Recording, in Chicago. (Bill later formed UREI from Universal Audio.) It never ceases to amaze me how good these records sound. When I was a young mastering engineer (at Eva-tone, another company formed in Evanston, Ill) my supervisor was Jerry DeClerk; Jerry was an engineer for these sessions and remembered working on this album...

    from Vee Jay LP-3016
    Single and Album versions can be purchased here:



    Eddie Harris - TS
    Joseph Diorio - G
    William Yancy - B
    Willie Pickens - P
    Harold Jones - D

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    Cal Tjader & Eddie Palmieri - Picadillo

    7:04

    Álbum El Sonido Nuevo
    Tema Picadillo
    Autor Tito Puente
    Link ---
    This Video Is For Educational And Entertainment Purposes Only.

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    Dizzy Gillespie - One Note Samba

    5:16

    not from gnr on fallout 3 but it is a jazz an an oldie song.

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    John Coltrane - Impressions

    15:01

    Artist: John Coltrane Quartet. Album: Impressions. Year: 1961

    Credits: John Coltrane (Sax), Elvin Jones (Drums), McCoy Tyner (Piano), Jimmy Garrison (Bass)

    Remember to buy all the stuff that you enjoy!

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    Miles Davis Bye Bye Blackbird 1955

    7:54

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    1944 Stomp

    3:00

    Provided to YouTube by The Orchard Enterprises

    1944 Stomp · Don Byas Orchestra Savoy Jam Party

    The Don Byas Collection 1939-61

    ℗ 2014 Acrobat Licensing Ltd.

    Released on: 2014-01-13

    Music Publisher: Copyright Control

    Auto-generated by YouTube.

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    Herbie Hancock - Maiden Voyage

    7:58

    Maiden Voyage

    Album:
    Maiden Voyage (1965)

    Written by:
    Herbie Hancock

    Personnel:
    Herbie Hancock — piano
    Freddie Hubbard — trumpet
    George Coleman — tenor saxophone
    Ron Carter — bass
    Tony Williams — drums

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    Poinciana by Ahmad Jamal

    8:11

    From the album At The Pershing: But Not for Me (1958).

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    Eddie Harris Sham Time

    6:57

    LP The Electrifying Eddie Harris Atlantic Records
    grooveaddict.org

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    Hank Mobley - Remember

    5:43

    Album: Soul Station
    Year: 1960
    Label: Blue Note

    Hank Mobley - tenor saxophone
    Art Blakey - drums
    Wynton Kelly - piano
    Paul Chambers - bass

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    Miles Davis Someday My Prince Will Come

    9:08

    (F.E. Churchill-L.Morey) Bourne Co.
    Album- Someday my prince will come
    Miles Davis-Trumpet
    John Coltrane-tenor sax
    Wynton Kelly-piano
    Paul Chambers-bass
    Jimmy Cobb, Philly Joe Jones-drums

    Recorded March 7, 20, and 21 1961 at Columbia 30th Street studio, New York

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    Little Brown Jug Glenn Miller

    2:55

    1940's recording of old drinking song

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    Charlie Parker Quintet - Blues for Alice

    2:50

    Classic Mood Experience The best masterpieces ever recorded in the music history.
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    Charles Charlie Parker, Jr. (August 29, 1920 – March 12, 1955), also known as Yardbird and Bird, was an American jazz saxophonist and composer.
    Parker was a highly influential jazz soloist and a leading figure in the development of bebop, a form of jazz characterized by fast tempos, virtuosic technique and advanced harmonies. Parker was a blazingly fast virtuoso, and he introduced revolutionary harmonic ideas including rapid passing chords, new variants of altered chords, and chord substitutions. His tone ranged from clean and penetrating to sweet and somber. Parker acquired the nickname Yardbird early in his career. This, and the shortened form Bird, continued to be used for the rest of his life, inspiring the titles of a number of Parker compositions, such as Yardbird Suite, Ornithology, Bird Gets the Worm, and Bird of Paradise. Parker was an icon for the hipster subculture and later the Beat Generation, personifying the jazz musician as an uncompromising artist and intellectual rather than just an entertainer.
    Charles Parker, Jr. was born in Kansas City, Kansas, and raised in Kansas City, Missouri, the only child of Adelaide Addie (Bailey) and Charles Parker. He attended Lincoln High School in September 1934, but withdrew in December 1935, just before joining the local musicians' union.
    Parker began playing the saxophone at age 11, and at age 14 he joined his school's band using a rented school instrument. His father, Charles, was often absent but provided some musical influence; he was a pianist, dancer and singer on the T.O.B.A. circuit. He later became a Pullman waiter or chef on the railways. Parker's mother Addie worked nights at the local Western Union office. His biggest influence at that time was a young trombone player who taught him the basics of improvisation.
    In the late 1930s Parker began to practice diligently. During this period he mastered improvisation and developed some of the ideas that led to bebop. In an interview with Paul Desmond, he said that he spent three to four years practicing up to 15 hours a day.
    Bands led by Count Basie and Bennie Moten certainly influenced Parker. He played with local bands in jazz clubs around Kansas City, Missouri, where he perfected his technique, with the assistance of Buster Smith, whose dynamic transitions to double and triple time influenced Parker's developing style.
    In 1939 Parker moved to New York City, to pursue a career in music. He held several other jobs as well. He worked for nine dollars a week as a dishwasher at Jimmie's Chicken Shack, where pianist Art Tatum performed.
    According to an interview Parker gave in the 1950s, one night in 1939 he was playing Cherokee in a jam session with guitarist William Biddy Fleet when he hit upon a method for developing his solos that enabled one of his main musical innovations. He realized that the 12 semitones of the chromatic scale can lead melodically to any key, breaking some of the confines of simpler jazz soloing.
    A longstanding desire of Parker's was to perform with a string section. He was a keen student of classical music, and contemporaries reported he was most interested in the music and formal innovations of Igor Stravinsky and longed to engage in a project akin to what later became known as Third Stream, a new kind of music, incorporating both jazz and classical elements as opposed to merely incorporating a string section into performance of jazz standards. On November 30, 1949, Norman Granz arranged for Parker to record an album of ballads with a mixed group of jazz and chamber orchestra musicians. Six master takes from this session comprised the album Charlie Parker with Strings: Just Friends, Everything Happens to Me, April in Paris, Summertime, I Didn't Know What Time It Was, and If I Should Lose You.
    In 1953, Parker performed at Massey Hall in Toronto, Canada, joined by Gillespie, Mingus, Powell and Roach. Unfortunately, the concert happened at the same time as a televised heavyweight boxing match between Rocky Marciano and Jersey Joe Walcott, so the musical event was poorly attended. Mingus recorded the concert, resulting in the album Jazz at Massey Hall. At this concert, Parker played a plastic Grafton saxophone. At this point in his career he was experimenting with new sounds and materials. Parker himself explained the purpose of the plastic saxophone in a May 9, 1953 broadcast from Birdland and did so again in a subsequent May 1953 broadcast. Parker is known to have played several saxophones, including the Conn 6M, the Martin Handicraft and Selmer Model 22. He is also known to have performed with a King Super 20 saxophone. Parker's King Super 20 saxophone was made specially for him in 1947.
    FROM WIKIPEDIA:

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    Nefertiti by Miles Davis

    7:56

    Title - Nefertiti
    Artist - Miles Davis
    Album - The Essential

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    Bill Evans - Night And Day

    7:37

    Bill Evans - Night And Day
    Tribute to Bill Evans
    Bill Evans - The Best Of Bill Evans - 04. Night And Day
    night and day piano solo bill evans jazz tribute the best performance cannonball adderley larry bunker ron carter paul chambers percy heat frddie hubbard chuck israels philly joe jones sam jones connie kay teddy kotick scott lafaro paul motian zoot sims drums tenor sax trumpet bass

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    Eddie Harris - Listen Here

    7:41

    Eddie Harris - Listen Here from his 1967. release The Electrifying Eddie Harris

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    Yusef Lateef - Love Theme From Spartacus

    4:16

    From the 1961 album 'Eastern Sounds' (Original Jazz Classics)

    Personnel: Yusef Lateef: oboe, Barry Harris: piano, Ernie Farrow: bass, Lex Humphries: drums

    By far my favorite version of this classic tune! Enjoy!

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    Kenny Dorham - Una mas

    15:20

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    Thelonious Monk - In Walked Bud

    3:04

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    Billies Bounce / Charlie Parker The Savoy Recordings

    3:11

    Charlie Parker Reboppers

    Miles Davis (tp)
    Charlie Parker (as)
    Dizzy Gillespie (p)
    Curly Russell (b)
    Max Roach (ds)

    26.Nov.1945.WOR Studios, Broadway, NYC,

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    Lee Morgan - Cornbread

    9:04

    Cornbread (1967)

    Personnel:

    Lee Morgan (Trumpet)
    Jackie McLean (Alto Saxophone)
    Larry Ridley (Bass)
    Herbie Hancock (Piano)
    Hank Mobley (Tenor Saxophone)
    Billy Higgins (Drums)
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    Alfred Lion (Producer)
    Rudy Van Gelder (Recording Engineer)

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    Blue Monk, Thelonius Monk

    10:13

    Considerado extraordinário músico de jazz, chegou a produzir inclusive uma ópera, com seu estilo característico ao piano.

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    King Pleasure / Moodys Mood For Love

    3:02

    1968 album Original Moody's Mood

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    Sonny Clark - Cool Struttin

    9:21

    Cool Struttin' (1958)

    Personnel:

    Sonny Clark (Piano)
    Jackie McLean (Alto Saxophone)
    Art Farmer (Trumpet)
    Paul Chambers (Bass)
    Philly Joe Jones (Drums)
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    Alfred Lion (Producer)
    Rudy Van Gelder (Recording Engineer)

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    Duke Pearson Amanda Wahoo

    9:23

    more

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    More Today Than Yesterday-Charles Earland-1970

    11:14

    From The 1970 LP Black Talk

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    Stan Getz & Charlie Byrd - Desafinado

    5:51

    Desafinado, a Portuguese word (usually rendered into English as Out of Tune, or as Off Key), is the title of a bossa nova song composed by Antonio Carlos Jobim with lyrics (in Portuguese) by Newton Mendonça. The English language lyrics were written by Jon Hendricks and Jessie Cavanaugh. Another English lyric, more closely based on the original Portuguese lyric (but not a translation) was written by Gene Lees, and appears on some recordings as well. The version by Stan Getz and Charlie Byrd (from the album Jazz Samba) was a major hit in 1962, reaching 15 and 4 on Billboard's pop and easy-listening charts, respectively; their definitive rendering also reached No 11 in the UK, Ella Fitzgerald's version ranked number 38 on the charts.

    Jazz Samba is a bossa nova LP by Stan Getz and Charlie Byrd, released on the Verve label on April 20, 1962. Jazz Samba was the first major bossa-nova album on the American jazz scene. It was the real start of the bossa-nova excitement in America, which peaked in the mid-1960s. Though Stan Getz was the featured star of the album, it was very strongly inspired and designed by the guitarist Charlie Byrd. They were joined by two bassists (Keter Betts and Charlie's brother, Gene (Joe) Byrd), and two drummers (Buddy Deppenschmidt and Bill Reichenbach) for the recording at All Souls Church, Unitarian in Washington, D.C. on February 13, 1962, and it was released on April 20, that year as Verve LP V6-8432.

    Although it is often described as music by Brazilian composer Antonio Carlos Jobim, only two of the seven tracks on the album are Jobim compositions (Desafinado [Slightly Out of Tune] and Samba de Uma Nota Só [One Note Samba]), the rest being by other Brazilian composers and by Charlie Byrd. Getz won the Grammy for Best Jazz Performance of 1963 for the track Desafinado, and went on to make many other bossa-nova recordings, most notably with João Gilberto and Astrud Gilberto, and most famously The Girl From Ipanema.

    When I try to sing you say I'm off key
    Why can't you see how much this hurts me
    With your perfect beauty and your perfect pitch
    You're a perfect terror
    When I come around must you always put me down

    If you say my singing is off key my love
    You will hurt my feelings don't you see my love
    I wish I had an ear like yours
    A voice that would behave
    But all I have is feelings and a voice gone deaf

    You insist my music goes against the rules
    But rules were never meant for lovesick fools
    I wrote this little song for you but you don't care
    Its a crooked song oh but all my love is there

    The thing that you would see if you would play your part
    Is even if I'm out of tune I have a gentle heart
    I took your picture with my trusty rollaflex
    And now all I have developed is a complex

    Possibly in vain I hope you weaken oh my love
    And forget these rigid rules that undermine my dream of
    A life of love and music with someone who'll understand
    That even though I may be out of tune
    When I attempt to say how much I love you
    All that matters is the message that I bring
    Which is my dear one I love you

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    Tina Brooks - Back to the tracks

    8:00

    Tina Brooks (saxo)
    Blue Mitchell (trompeta)
    Kenny Drew (piano)
    Paul Chambers (bajo)
    Art Taylor (bateria)

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    Dave Brubeck - Blue Rondo a la Turk

    6:47

    First track from Dave Brubeck Timeout. Some pretty cool jazz.

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    John Coltrane - Like Sonny

    5:56

    John Coltrane Quartet - Like Sonny 1961 from the album Coltrane Jazz, also available on The Very Best of John Coltrane.

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    Eddie Harris: The ORIGINAL COLD DUCK TIME

    7:00

    From his 1969 classic Album: Swiss Movement- Live at The Montreux Jazz Festival in Switzerland- [Original recording]. Produced by Nesuhi Ertegun & Joel Dorn
    © 1969, Atlantic Recording Corporation.
    Published under Fair Use clause.

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    Miles Davis - Fran-Dance

    5:50

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    Chilli Peppers - Duke Pearson

    6:41

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    Fats Navarro-Nostalgia

    2:47

    Fats Navarro-trp, Charlie Rouse-ts, Tadd Dameron-p, Nelson Boyd-b, Atr Blakey-d. September 1947.

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    John Coltrane - Acknowledgement

    7:43

    A Love Supreme (1964)

    1. Acknowledgement
    2. Resolution
    3. Pursuance
    4. Psalm

    John Coltrane, tenor saxophone
    McCoy Tyner, piano
    Jimmy Garrison, bass
    Elvin Jones, drums

    Easily one of the most important records ever made, John Coltrane's A Love Supreme was his pinnacle studio outing that at once compiled all of his innovations from his past, spoke of his current deep spirituality, and also gave a glimpse into the next two and a half years (sadly, those would be his last). Recorded at the end of 1964, Trane's classic quartet of Elvin Jones, McCoy Tyner, and Jimmy Garrison stepped into the studio and created one of the most thought-provoking, concise, and technically pleasing albums of their bountiful relationship (not to mention his best-selling to date). From the undulatory (and classic) bassline at the intro to the last breathy notes, Trane is at the peak of his logical yet emotionally varied soloing while the rest of the group is remarkably in tune with Coltrane's spiritual vibe. Composed of four parts, each has a thematic progression leading to an understanding of spirituality through meditation. From the beginning, Acknowledgement is the awakening of sorts that trails off to the famous chanting of the theme at the end, which yields to the second act, Resolution, an amazingly beautiful piece about the fury of dedication to a new path of understanding. Persuance is a search for that understanding, and Psalm is the enlightenment. Although he is at times aggressive and atonal, this isn't Trane at his most adventurous (pretty much everything recorded from here on out progressively becomes much more free, and live recordings from this period are extremely spirited), but it certainly is his best attempt at the realization of concept — as the spiritual journey is made amazingly clear. A Love Supreme clocks in at just over 30 minutes, but if it had been any longer it could have turned into a laborious listen. As it stands, just enough is conveyed. It is almost impossible to imagine a world without A Love Supreme having been made, and it is equally impossible to imagine any jazz collection without it. [allmusic.com]

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    Opus No. 1 - Tommy Dorsey

    2:57

    Opus No. 1 - Tommy Dorsey

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    Herbie Hancock Watermelon man

    7:11

    LP Takin' Off' Blue Note records 1962
    grooveaddict.org
    credits:
    Herbie Hancock — Piano
    Freddie Hubbard — Trumpet
    Dexter Gordon — Tenor Saxophone
    Butch Warren — Bass
    Billy Higgins — Drums
    Recorded May 28, 1962
    Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs

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    Sonny Rollins - Blue 7

    11:18

    Album: Saxophone Colossus
    Year: 1956
    Label: Prestige

    Sonny Rollins — tenor saxophone
    Tommy Flanagan — piano
    Doug Watkins — bass
    Max Roach — drums

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    Theme For Malcolm By Donald Byrd

    7:57

    Donald Byrd is an American jazz and rhythm and blues trumpeter. He was performing with Lionel Hampton before finishing high school. Byrd is one of the only bebop jazz musicians who successfully pioneered the funk & soul genres while remaining a pop artist. In 1973 he created The Blackbyrds, a fusion group consisting of his best students. The Blackbyrds had several major hits including Happy Music, Rock Creek Park, and Walking In Rhythm. In 1972 he teamed up with the Mizell Brothers for the album Black Byrd. Black Byrdwas highly successful and became Blue Note Records' highest-ever selling album. He has performed with a variety of jazz musicians including John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, Herbie Hancock, & Thelonious Monk. In addition to his Masters from Manhattan School of Music, Byrd has two masters from Columbia University. Byrd received a law degree in 1976, and his doctorate from Columbia University Teachers College in 1982. He has taught music at Rutgers University, the Hampton Institute, New York University, and Howard University. He has also taught music at Queens College, Oberlin College, Cornell University and Delaware State University. In September 2009, he was named an artist-in-residence at Delaware State University. This selection, written by Byrd, first appeared in his 1990 album Getting Down To Business. It has also been included in numerous compilation albums including his Landmarks released in 1998.

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    Joe Henderson - Blue Bossa

    8:03

    Album: Page One
    Year: 1963
    Label: Blue Note

    Kenny Dorham - trumpet
    Joe Henderson - tenor saxophone
    McCoy Tyner - piano
    Butch Warren - bass
    Pete La Roca - drums

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    Thelonious Monk - Misterioso

    3:23

    Thelonious Monk - Misterioso.

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    Count Basie Orchestra - Cute

    3:12

    Count Basie Orchestra - Cute 1958 from the album Basie Plays Hefti. Cute composed and arranged by Neil Hefti

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    Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane - Trinkle Tinkle

    7:01

    DISCLAIMER: All music, lyrics, videos and photos, remain copyright of their respective owners. No infringement intended. Used for the Artist's promotional purposes only.
    If you like this recording, I strongly recommend you buying the record.

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    Sookie Sookie - Grant Green

    11:12

    60s Live... Enormous, Groovy, Soul Funky & Sexy... Sookie Sookie !!!

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    Miles Davis - Seven Steps to Heaven HQ 1963

    6:24

    Miles Davis Quintet - Seven Steps to Heaven (original) HQ 1963 Seven Steps to Heaven is just one of the great Jazz Standards by Miles Davis.

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    Lee Morgan Quintet - Ceora

    6:29

    Lee Morgan Quintet - Ceora (1965)

    Personnel: Lee Morgan (trumpet), Hank Mobley (tenor sax), Herbie Hancock (piano), Larry Ridley (bass), Billy Higgins (drums)

    from the album 'CORNBREAD' (Blue Note Records)

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    Art Pepper-Youd Be So Nice to Come Home To

    5:30

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    Vince Guaraldi Trio - Linus And Lucy

    3:05

    Music video by Vince Guaraldi Trio performing Linus And Lucy. (C) 2012 Concord Music Group, Inc.

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    Bloomdido Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie

    3:25

    Bloomdido is from Bird & Diz , a studio album by jazz saxophonist Charlie Parker and trumpeter Dizzy Gillespie, recorded on June 6, 1950 and originally released on Clef Records. The album has been reissued several times by Verve and PolyGram Records. I do not own the right to the song, audio, or images contained in this video. The sound recording is administered by UMG. No copyright infringement is intended. This purpose of this upload is for viewer enjoyment and education not for monetary gain.

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    Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil

    8:21

    One of my favorite jazz albums has got to to be Wayne Shorter's Night Dreamer. I just started listening to Speak No Evil and so far this is my favorite track. Enjoy.

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    Nat King Cole- Route 66

    3:15

    (Get Your Kicks On) Route 66 sung by Nat King Cole & his King Cole Trio. This collection of crazy vehicles are just a backdrop for his wonderful song.

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    Jimmy Smith / Wes Montgomery / OGD

    6:10

    1966 album Further Adventures of Jimmy And Wes

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    Charlie Parker - Scrapple from the Apple

    3:07

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    Thelonious Monk - Well, You Neednt

    2:58

    Thelonious Monk - Well, You Needn't.

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    Pent-Up House / sonny rollins plus4

    8:53

    Sonny Rollins (ts)
    Clifford Brown (tp)
    Richie Powell (p)
    George Morrow (b)
    Max Roach (ds)

    Recorded March 22, 1956

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    Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers - Moanin

    9:36

    Moanin'

    Album:
    Moanin' (1958)

    Written by:
    Bobby Timmons

    Personnel:
    Art Blakey — drums
    Lee Morgan — trumpet
    Benny Golson — tenor saxophone
    Bobby Timmons — piano
    Jymie Merritt — bass

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    Duke Pearson Trio - Jeannine

    5:33

    Duke Pearson Trio - Jeannine (1961)

    Personnel: Duke Pearson (piano), Thomas Howard (bass), Lex Humphries (drums)

    from the album 'BAG'S GROOVE' (Trio Records)

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    Jazz Classics: Dizzy Gillespie - A Night In Tunisia

    3:13

    hip hop fans should recognize the very beginning of this song as one of the many samples in Gang Starr's 1989 debut single Words I Manifest. this track is simply amazing. everything from Dizzie's amazing trumpet playing to the infectious sound of the vibes that are sprinkled throughout the track. Dizzie Gillespie is famous for being one of the founders of Bebop, modern (along with Charlie Parker) and Cuban influenced Jazz. he died in January of 1993 but left his legacy behind. the pictures on this video show his face looking like that of a blowfish. his face looked like this because he never had any formal instruction on playing the trumpet but learned to play it anyways which damaged his face. you may recognize the style of trumpet he is playing; horn pointing upward. this was his signature and he was the very first to do this. he is also considered by many the first ever beat nick. enjoy.

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    Ramsey Lewis Trio The In Crowd

    5:52

    NO COPYRIGHT INFRINGEMENT INTENDED. COPYRIGHTS RESERVED BY COPYRIGHT OWNER.This video is used only for non-profit usage and publishing.

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    Herbie Hancock - Cantaloupe Island

    5:33

    Cantaloupe Island

    Album:
    Empyrean Isles (1964)

    Written by:
    Herbie Hancock

    Personnel:
    Herbie Hancock — piano
    Freddie Hubbard — cornet
    Ron Carter — bass
    Tony Williams — drums

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    One OClock Jump - Count Basie

    3:00

    One O'Clock Jump - Count Basie

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    Ramsey Lewis Trio - Christmas Blues

    2:52

    Christmas Blues is a song by Skitch Henderson & Ramsey Lewis.

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    Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby

    4:30

    Bill Evans - Waltz For Debby,players' cast shown in comment of [lk2u] and [stefshop].thanks for the information.

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    Miles Davis & John Coltrane / Four 1958

    4:51

    Miles Davis & John Coltrane / Four

    ''1958'' Live In New York

    1958.5.17 Cafe Bohemia. NCC
    Miles Davis [to] , John Coltrane [ts] , Bill Evans [p] , Paul Chambers [b] , Philly Joe Jones [ds]

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    Thelonious Monk-Ruby My Dear

    6:22

    Thelonious Monk & John Coltrane,Ruby My Dear

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    Groovin High - Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie

    5:15

    This superb performance of Groovin' High was recorded by Dizzy Gillespie (tp) Charlie Parker (as) John Lewis (p) Al McKibbon (b) and Joe Harris (d) at Carnegie Hall, NYC, September 29, 1947.

    Best Dizzy's solo in Groovin High ever.

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    Billie Holiday God Bless The Child

    4:01

    Them that's got shall get
    Them that's not shall lose
    So the Bible said and it still is news
    Mama may have, Papa may have
    But God bless the child that's got his own
    That's got his own

    Yes, the strong gets more
    While the weak ones fade
    Empty pockets don't ever make the grade
    Mama may have, Papa may have
    But God bless the child that's got his own
    That's got his own

    Money, you've got lots of friends
    Crowding round the door
    When you're gone, spending ends
    They don't come no more
    Rich relations give
    Crust of bread and such
    You can help yourself
    But don't take too much
    Mama may have, Papa may have
    But God bless the child that's got his own
    That's got his own

    Mama may have, Papa may have
    But God bless the child that's got his own
    That's got his own
    He just worry 'bout nothin'
    Cause he's got his own

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    Art Blakey - Dat Dere

    8:47

    My personal favorite track from Art Blakey's album, The Big Beat.

    Enjoy!

    P.S. Sorry about the lack of updates on my channel, but our basement has flooded, and the clean up is taking up almost all of my available time.

    P.P.S. If you enjoy this track please rate/comment

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    John Coltrane - Mr. P.C.

    7:04

    John Coltrane's composition, Mr. P.C., from the album Giant Steps, released in 1960.

    Track list:
    01- Giant Steps
    02- Cousin Mary
    03- Countdown
    04- Spiral
    05- Syeeda's Song Flute
    06- Naima
    07- Mr. P.C.
    08- Giant Steps (alt. version 1)

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    Cannonball Adderley Quintet - Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

    5:11

    Cannonball Adderley Quintet: Cannonball Adderley (alto saxophone); Nat Adderley (cornet); Joe Zawinul (acoustic & electric pianos); Victor Gaskin (bass); Roy McCurdy (drums).



    Recording information: Capitol studios, Los Angeles, CA (10/20/1966).

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    Kenny Dorham - Sao Paulo

    7:20

    Una Mas (One More Time) (1964)

    Personnel:

    Kenny Dorham (Trumpet)
    Herbie Hancock (Piano)
    Joe Henderson (Tenor Saxophone)
    Butch Warren (Double Bass)
    Tony Williams (Drums)
    --
    Alfred Lion (Producer)
    Rudy Van Gelder (Recording Engineer)

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    Ornette Coleman - Ramblin

    6:39

    Ramblin'

    Album:
    Change of the Century (1960)

    Written by:
    Ornette Coleman

    Personnel:
    Ornette Coleman — alto saxophone
    Don Cherry — pocket trumpet
    Charlie Haden — bass
    Billy Higgins — drums

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    Blue in Green by. Miles Davis

    5:38

    Another song from Kind of Blue

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    Horace Silver - Que Pasa?

    7:48

    Que Pasa?

    Album:
    Song for my Father (1964)

    Written by:
    Horace Silver

    Personnel:
    Horace Silver — piano
    Carmell Jones — trumpet
    Joe Henderson — tenor saxophone
    Teddy Smith — bass
    Roger Humphries — drums

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    Begin The Beguine - Artie Shaw

    3:14

    Begin The Beguine - Artie Shaw

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    Horace Silver - Song for My Father

    7:19

    Song for my Father

    Album:
    Song for my Father (1964)

    Written by:
    Horace Silver

    Personnel:
    Horace Silver — piano
    Carmell Jones — trumpet
    Joe Henderson — tenor saxophone
    Teddy Smith — bass
    Roger Humphries — drums

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