Thad Jones Archive
Celebrating fifty years, and counting, of powerful Monday night big band jazz at the Village Vanguard… Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra – All My Yesterdays – Resonance HCD 2023 – 2 CDs, 48:47, 77:11 (1966) ****1/2: (CD 1- 2/7/66: Thad Jones- trumpet, Flugelhorn, arranger & conductor; Hank Jones- piano; Sam Herman – guitar, percussion; Richard Davis […]
A jazz journey which stretches from social unrest to personal growth; and from present-day conflict to hopeful future.
Coleman Hawkins – Coleman Hawkins and His Orchestra – Crown Records CLP5181 (1960)/ PurePleasure audiophile vinyl
The Hawk in glorious mono audiophile acoustics.
Iconic jazz orchestra ushers in a new era for big band music.