Sonny Rollins Don Cherry Complete 1963 Stuttgart Concert

Complete 1963 Stuttgart Concert is a live album by the Sonny Rollins and Don Cherry Quartet.

The first four tracks were recorded at Liederhalle in Stuttgart, Germany on January 29, 1963.

Three bonus tracks have been added that were recorded:

  • at the Newport Jazz Festival on July 7, 1958 (track 5);
  • in Berlin, Germany on October 30, 1965 (tracks 6 and 7).

This means that we have three different bands, only the first includes Don Cherry and only the last two tracks include a piano player.

Playing on the album are:

Tracks 1 to 4:

Sonny Rollins – tenor saxophone
Don Cherry – trumpet
Henry Grimes – bass
Billy Higgins – drums

Playing on track 5 are:

Sonny Rollins – tenor saxophone
Henry Grimes – bass
Roy Haynes – drums

Playing on tracks 6 and 7 are:

Sonny Rollins – tenor saxophone
Milt Jackson – vibraphone
Kenny Drew – piano
Percy Heath – bass
Art Blakey – drums

Sonny Rollins Don Cherry Complete 1963 Stuttgart Concert

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The Mothers Of Invention Ahead of Their Time 1968

Ahead of Their Time is a live album by The Mothers Of Invention.

It was recorded at the Royal Festival Hall in London on October 25, 1968.

The first part of the album captures the band performing a musical theatre play and seeing must have helped understanding what was going on. The band are supported by members of the BBC Symphony Orchestra.

The Mothers Of Invention Ahead of Their Time

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Howlin’ Wolf Killing Floor Live 1964 1973

Killing Floor Live collects together two live recordings by Howlin’ Wolf.

  • CD1: American Folk Festival, Wiesbaden, Germany, on 16 November 1964.
  • CD 2 Ebbet’s Field, Denver, CO, on 23 August 1973.

Howlin' Wolf Killing Floor Live

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Dizzy Gillespie Live At The 1965 Monterey Jazz Festival

Live At The 1965 Monterey Jazz Festival is a live album by Dizzy Gillespie.

It was recorded on September 19, 1965 in California.

Playing on the album are:

Dizzy Gillespie – trumpet, vocals on Poor Joe
James Moody – flute, tenor saxophone
Kenny Barron – piano
Christopher White – bass
Rudy Collins – drums
Big Black – congas

Dizzy Gillespie Live At The 1965 Monterey Jazz Festival

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John Coltrane Live in Stockholm 1963

Live in Stockholm 1963 is a live album by John Coltrane.

It was recorded at the Koncerthusen in Stockholm on 22 October, 1963.

Playing on the album are:

John Coltrane – tenor and soprano saxophones,
McCoy Tyner – piano,
Jimmy Garrison – bass,
Elvin Jones – drums.

John Coltrane Live in Stockholm 1963

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Wes Montgomery Full House 1962

Full House is a live album by jazz guitarist, Wes Montgomery.

It was recorded at Tsubo’s in Berkeley, California on June 25 1962.

Playing on the album are:

Wes Montgomery – guitar
Johnny Griffin – tenor sax
Wynton Kelly – piano
Paul Chambers – bass
Jimmy Cobb – drums.

Wes Montgomery Full House

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Duke Ellington A Concert Of Sacred Music From Grace Cathedral 1965

A Concert Of Sacred Music From Grace Cathedral is a live album by Duke Ellington.

It was recorded at the Grace Cathedral in San Francisco on December 26, 1965 and was part of the celebrations for the new cathedral in its first year of existence.

Ellington wrote three Sacred Concerts and he described them as the most important work he did. The second wasn’t recorded live but in the studio

Duke Ellington A Concert Of Sacred Music From Grace Cathedral

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