Wayne Shorter Archive
Joe Lovano and Dave Douglas echo Wayne Shorter’s spirit and inventiveness. Sound Prints – Scandal [TrackList follows] – Greenleaf Music GRE-CD-1065, 66:32 [4/6/18] ****: (Joe Lovano – tenor saxophone, G mezzo soprano saxophone (track 10), co-producer; Dave Douglas – trumpet, co-producer, executive producer; Lawrence Fields – piano; Joey Baron – drums; Linda May Han Oh […]
An intoxication session of Wayne Shorter’s compositions. Antonio Adolfo – Hybrido: From Rio To Wayne Shorter – AAM Music AAM0711 54:49 [MP3 on Amazon]****: (Antonio Adolfo – piano & arrangements – electric piano on #1; Lula Galvão – electric guitar; Jorge Helder – double bass; Rafael Barata – drums & percussion; André Siqueira – percussion; […]
Clockwise: The Music Of Cedar Walton – Ben Markley Big Band featuring Terell Stafford – OA2 22139, 75:42 ****: A creative outing that is full of intelligence and inquisitiveness. (Ben Markley Big Band = Ben Markley – piano; featuring Terell Stafford – trumpet) Cedar Walton, who died on August 19, 2013, at age seventy-nine, was […]
Denny Zeitlin, solo piano – Early Wayne – Sunnyside Communications SSC1456, 69:59 ****: A dynamic, percussive, pianist with a gift for illuminating modern jazz that is harmonically articulate. In 1978, the late American psychiatrist M. Scott Peck published a book entitled The Road Less Travelled which purports to be a description of the attributes that […]
Nefertiti – Miles Davis Q. – Columbia/Mobile Fidelity 45 rpm vinyl + Filles de Kilimanjaro – Miles Davis Q. – Columbia/Mobile Fidelity 45 rpm vinyl
A pair of the top Miles Davis albums remastered at 45rpm speed.
Weather Report – The Legendary Live Tapes 1978-1981 – Columbia/Legacy (4-CD set) TT: 237:25 [11/20/15] ****: Weather Report finally releases vintage performances in a four-CD remastered box set. (Joe Zawinul – piano, keyboards, ARP Quadra, bass synthesizer; Wayne Shorter – tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone; Jaco Pastorious – bass; Peter Erskine – drums; Robert Thomas, Jr. […]
Tenor saxophonist pushes the boundaries of post-bop jazz on this remastered vinyl.
Taking Wayne Shorter’s music in new directions…
Miles Davis – In a Silent Way (1969) – Columbia/Mobile FidelityMiles Davis – Four & More – Recorded Live in Concert – Columbia/Mobile Fidelity
Two contrasting Miles Davis sessions in hi-res stereo from the master tapes.
There is a musical connection between Green and his fellow players.
Miles Davis Quintet – Live in Europe 1969: The Bootleg Series Vol. 2 – Columbia/Legacy (3 CDs & 1 DVD)
A “lost” quintet lost no more.
3D Is Not Dead; Carnegie Hall Concert with Ives, Beethoven & Wayne Shorter; New B & O Speaker for Wireless Music; Harman to Market OEM Upgrades and Services Thru Car Makers, Car Dealers and Aftermarket Retailers
The Columbia years – from Weather Report to four albums exposed to a new audience….
Joni Mitchell – Wild Things Run Fast – Joni Mitchell, keyboards and guitar; Larry Carlton, Steve Lukather, Mike Landau, guitars; Larry Klein, bass; Wayne Shorter, sax; Vinnie Colaiuta, drums; many others – Geffen/ORG
There really is a lot to love about this album, and the good songs are borderline great.
Classical music’s loss is a gain for the jazz community.