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Ron Carter: Prolific Hero!

Everyone one of us, in our own fields and trades, have figures whom we admire and look up to. We often call these people our ‘heroes’. 1,756 more words

Woody Shaw: In The Beginning (1965) Muse

First released in 1983 but recorded in 1965 :

Selection 1: Obsequious (Young)


Artists Woody Shaw (trumpet) Joe Henderson (tenor saxophone) Larry Young (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Joe Chambers (drums) 1,422 more words

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Hank Jones - Oh, What A Beautiful Morning

Great trio work with Hank Jones, Ron Carter, and Grady Tate.

Miles Davis Quintet - Autumn Leaves - Live at the 1963 Monterey Jazz Festival

Summer seems to be tired of providing long  hot dry days and nights. This year it gave up that noble mission so many times – I am quite disappointed – I admit it’s high time to listen to… 38 more words


Herbie Hancock: Maiden Voyage (1965) Blue Note

Selection: Dolphin Dance (mono)



Freddie Hubbard (trumpet) George Coleman (tenor saxophone) Herbie Hancock (piano) Ron Carter (bass) Anthony Williams (drums) recorded Rudy Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, NJ, March 17, 1965… 685 more words

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Crate Digger's Gold: Jim Hall - Concierto

This is a 1975 classic on the CTI label. Unlike most CTI releases this is not soul jazz, but one side of bop and another side of classical music (a jazz interpretation of Joaquin Rodrigo’s 1939 piece for classical guitar and orchestra, “Concierto de Aranjuez”).  165 more words

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