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Jazz Time Vol. 2 - The Best in Mainstream Jazz

From: Howard Burchette
Series: Jazz Time
Length: 58:20

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One hour of classic Jazz in three segments. The show is hosted by Howard Burchette. The sets include vocals and instrumentals. Read the full description.

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The volume of JAZZ TIME includes works from trombonist Melba Liston , movie soundtrack from Dizzy Gillespie , John Coltrane , Jive Philosophy from Babs Gonzales , Miles Davis , Bennie Green , The Oscar Peterson Trio , Milt Jackson , vocalist Bill Henderson, Roland Kirk plus others.

 

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The volume of JAZZ TIME includes works from trombonist Melba Liston , movie soundtrack from Dizzy Gillespie , John Coltrane , Jive Philosophy from Babs Gonzales , Miles Davis , Bennie Green , The Oscar Peterson Trio , Milt Jackson , vocalist Bill Henderson, Roland Kirk plus others.

 

Musical Works

Title Artist Album Label Year Length
Giant Steps John Coltrane Giant Steps. Rhino 1998 05:00
Duke On The Run Dizzie Gillespie The Cool World / Dizzy Goes To Hollywood. Verve 1996 05:15
Ah-Leu-Cha Miles Davis Round About Midnight. Columbia 2005 05:53
Airegin Wes Montgomery The Incredible Jazz Guitar. Riverside 2008 04:28
Reunion Blues The Oscar Peterson Trio Very Tall. Verve 1999 07:22
Domino Roland Kirk Domino. Verve 2003 03:16
We Wanna Cook Benny Green Soul Stirrin'. Blue Note 1997 04:00
Stolen Moments Oliver Nelson Blues and the Abstract Truth. Impurse 1995 08:45
You Make Me Feel So Young Bill Henderson His Complete Vee-Jay Recordings, Vol. 1. Vee-Jay Ltd. Partnership 2007 03:11
Manhattan Fable Babs Gonzales Tales of Manhattan: The Cool Philosophy of Babs Gonzales. Fresh Air 2003 03:00
Blues Melba Melba Liston Melba Liston & Her Bones. Phantom 2007 04:00