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Sunday Sleep In ~ "Multicolored Blue" ~ Terell Stafford Quintet.

What an exceptional rendition of a Billy Stayhorn classic.

Not only did Terell Stafford and Tim Warfield capture the era of jazz that this song was created in but they absolutely nailed and made it their own. 105 more words


At the Ranch

Another from Bruce Barth’s East and West album.

Melissa Stylianou and Kavita Shah CDs reviewed

Two fine and distinctive young vocalists from New York make the trip to snowy Toronto and Montreal respectively this week: Toronto expat Melissa Stylianou plays the Jazz Bistro in her former hometown Thursday to Saturday, with drummer Matt Wilson in the rhythm section Friday and Saturday; in Montreal tonight, singer Kavita Shah touches down at Upstairs Jazz Bar and Grill. 857 more words


I'm Old Fashioned

A modern take on an old classic, from Bruce Barth’s 2001 album East and West.

I’m Old Fashioned (Bruce Barth arr)

Terence Blanchard, Columbia (1991)

  • Terence Blanchard: trumpet
  • Bruce Barth: piano
  • Rodney Whitaker: bass
  • Branford Marsalis: tenor sax on 2, 3, 8
  • Sam Newsome: tenor sax on 5, 7, 9…
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Terrell Stafford Sextet: This Side of Strayhorn @ Dizzy's

The same lineup as on their last CD This Side Of Strayhorn:  Terell Stafford (trumpet), Tim Warfield (tenor and soprano saxophone), Bruce Barth (piano + he had done all the arrangements), Peter Washington (bass), Dana Hall (drums). 264 more words