Anyone who loves jazz or wants to understand it more clearly should really make an effort to hear this music played live, and pursue the best recorded examples of jazz performed in front of living, breathing audiences. Personnel: Ahmad Jamal piano ; Israel Crosby contrabbasso ; Vernell Fournier batteria ; Ray Crawford chitarra sost. How deep is the ocean? La completezza dell'opera merita e legittima in definitiva un sicuro plauso, per quanto le sorprese vi regnino tutt'altro che sovrane. The Solar set offers roughly one-third of the Mosaic material for roughly one-fifth of its price, but with Mosaic you get an authoritative liner booklet put together by drummer and Mosaic's. There is No Greater Love, 6. Secret Love Studio ; 12. Released In 1958 By Argo.
Ci sono poi brani sparsi, incisi fra l'ottobre '55 a New York , i giorni a cavallo fra settembre e ottobre '56, e il giugno '58 tutti a Chicago. It will get your weekend off to a marvelous start. How deep are your pockets? Jamal's previous releases on Argo had been from previously made masters; this was his first release recorded for Argo, and his first album recorded live. According to the album jacket, the tapes were made on January 16, 1958, at the Pershing Lounge of Chicago's Pershing Hotel and each set played that night was recorded, a total of 43 tracks, of which 8 were selected by Jamal for the album. All the Things You Are, 11. Spring Will Be A Little Late This Year; 18.
Gone With the Wind, 16. Put Another Nickel , 5. But Not For Me; 02. It has the ring of truth: Davis was not best known for mincing his words, and he championed Ahmad Jamal at a time when many jazz critics were dismissing him as a lightweight cocktail bar pianist. Examples that spring to mind are Live at Blues Alley, at Town Hall, at Storyville, at Newport, Live at Pep's, at Montreux, ' Mingus at Antibes, at the Vanguard, at the Fillmore, Live at the Lighthouse and at Keystone Korner. The Surrey With The Fringe On Top; 03.
Poinciana Single Version ; 21 Poinciana 1955 Studio Version. Poinciana Buddy Bernier, Nat Simon — 08:07. Product Details Limited 180gm audiophile vinyl repressing of this Jazz classic. A humorous moment occurred when the trio launched into a rapid rendition of 'Music Music Music', a pop hit borrowed from perky. He floats lightly on top of it in a spare, tightly constructed series of embellishments that's full of what the popular music people call 'hooks. The Solar booklet is more modest, though it does include a few pages extracted from 's excellent 2004 with Jamal. How deep are your pockets?.
The Surrey With the Fringe On Top, 3. Taking A Chance On Love Studio ; 13. A Gal In Calico; 13. The Surrey With The Fringe On Top Richard Rodgers, Oscar Hammerstein Ii — 02:35. He has been one of its jewels ever since, and his greatness was quasi-officially acknowledged in 1994, when he was named a Jazz Master by the National Endowment of the Arts.
We can but speculate how Garland reacted to this request, assuming the story is true. Gone With The Wind; 16. Israel Crosby — Double Bass. Jazz on Record: The First Sixty Years. The Penguin Guide to Jazz Recordings. There Is No Greater Love; 06.
All of Jamal's recordings from these two engagements that are known to exist are now available from the Gambit reissue label. He will do the same for you if you settle down and give this recording the time it deserves. Record producer was another early Jamal enthusiast, signing him to the Columbia Records subsidiary Okeh in 1951, when Jamal was 21. Vernel Fournier — Drums Production : Produced By Dave Usher Malcolm Chisholm — Engineer Package : Don Bronstein — Artwork. Protection Each record is protected within its record sleeve by a white vellum anti-dust sleeve. Our enduring commitment has made All About Jazz one of the most culturally important websites of its kind in the world reaching hundreds of thousands of readers every month.
However, to expand our offerings and develop new means to foster jazz discovery we need your help. It Might As Well Be Spring, 13. It Could Happen To You; 03. The Girl Next Door; 08. Now cited as one of his best albums, Waltz For Debby was a live album from Bill Evans' trio and was the companion release to the critically acclaimed Sunday At The Village Vanguard. Put Another Nickel In ; 05. On Green Dolphin Street; 15.
In early February 2012, at age 82, after six decades of outstanding recordings, Jamal will release another remarkable and entrancing disc, Blue Moon Jazz Village. His abilities are limitless and he entertains every time I give him a listen. The rhithynbut you don't have to be a jazz aficionado to enjoy it. If you're familiar with , you know that we've dedicated over two decades to supporting jazz as an art form, and more importantly, the creative musicians who make it. I Wish I Knew 3:45; 04.