John Coltrane: Soultrane

VinylWorld 15/03/2014

Acoustic Sounds / Prestige AS APRJ 7142 John Coltrane: Soultrane (200g-edition) „Soultrane“ – John Coltrane (ts); Red Garland (p); Paul Chambers (b); Art Taylor (dr) TracklistHide Credits A1 Good Bait Composed By – Basie*, Dameron* 12:26 A2 I Want To Talk…

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Miles Davis: In Person Friday Night At The Blackhawk

Petere 14/12/2013

  Mimoriadne kultivovaný starý Bop ako vyšitý zo začiatku 60tych rokov. Na drobnú ujmu lisu iba pripomienka na snahu o skutočne prefiltrovaný preostrený zvuk. Miestami stráca pôvodnú autenticitu. Inak naprosto skvelá nahrávka. DOX 879…

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Hank Mobley: Workout

Petere 23/02/2013

Blue note ST 84080 1961   Neznalcom vzdialený, napriek tomu veľmi významný album Hanka Mobleyho predstavuje jazzové štandardy skorého hard-bopového obdobia. Jeden zo zásadných albumov jeho tvorby. Zostava: Hank Mobley — tenor saxophone Grant…

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Art Taylor: ATs Delight

Petere 28/01/2012

Since his days with the Bud Powell Trio, drummer Art Taylor was an invaluable member of the Blue Note recording family. A.T.’s Delight is the only album made under his own name for the label and it is…

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Dexter Gordon: Dexter Calling

Petere 28/01/2012

„I have just listened, in succession, to my mono and early stereo versions of each LP. I have purchased other similar reissues over the years, but find the engineering and pressing of this 45rpm/180 series to be superior to…

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Lee Morgan: Lee-way

Petere 28/01/2012

This album is unique within Lee Morgan’s vast and rich Blue Note discography. With then current employer Art Blakey, band mate Bobby Timmons on piano, Paul Chambers on bass and Jackie McLean on alto saxophone, the trumpeter abandons time…

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Jackie McLean: Jackies Bag

Petere 28/01/2012

In terms of composition, leadership and playing, this is probably Jackie McLean’s greatest album, culled from two different sessions, separated by 20 months. A sextet session with Tina Brooks and Blue Mitchell. Tina Brooks, sax (tenor) Donald Byrd, trumpet…

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Jackie McLean: Capuchin Swing

Petere 28/01/2012

This is pure exceptional hard bop by Jackie McLean with Blue Mitchell, Walter Bishop, Jr., Paul Chambers and Art Taylor with all the wonderful elements of any classic Blue Note album: memorable compositions, strong solos and great feeling. But Capuchin…

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Paul Chambers: Whims of Chambers

Petere 28/01/2012

Paul Chambers‘ first album features an amazing lineup of John Coltrane, Donald Byrd, Kenny Burrell, Horace Silver and Philly Joe Jones. A classic Blue Note session of what might be considered „cerebral“ jazz. Recorded in 1956. Kenny Burrell, guitar Donald…

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Kenny Dorham: Whistle Stop

Petere 28/01/2012

„…these first five Acoustic Sounds Blue Note re-issues are pure bop genius…The best news is that Kevin Gray and Steve Hoffman were keen enough to do nothing more than gently clean up the masters, bringing us even closer…

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