A Jazz Salute to Black History Month

Format: CD
Release Date: 1/25/2019
Label: AAO Music
Availability: Low Stock

This fantastic all-star collection is being released to celebrate Black History Month. It features 20 tracks from African American giants of jazz performing some of their most known recordings and outstanding performances. Jazz vocalists like Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Sarah Vaughan are represented as well as Satchmo, Miles, Coltrane, Ellington, Parker, Gillespie, Monk, Rollins, Tatum and many more. If you are a fan of classic jazz this is for you.

1. Mack the Knife (Louis Armstrong)
2. Flamenco Sketches (Miles Davis)
3. Giant Steps (John Coltrane)
4. April in Paris (Billie Holiday)
5. Self Portrait in Three Colours (Charles Mingus)
6. There Will Never Be Another You (Lester Young & Friends)
7. Summertime (Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong)
8. Shag (Sidney Bechet)
9. Blues Skies (Art Tatum)
10. Lullaby of Birdland (Sarah Vaughan)
11. Take the a Train (Duke Ellington)
12. Ornithology (Charlie Parker)
13. Manteca (Dizzy Gillespie)
14. Ruby My Dear (Thelonious Monk)
15. One O'Clock Jump (Count Basie)
16. Body & Soul (Coleman Hawkins)
17. You Don't Know What Love Is (Sonny Rollins)
18. Blues March (Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers)
19. Easy Living (Clifford Brown)
20. Un Poco Loco (Alternate Take 2) [Bud Powell]
Album Details
Disc Count: 2
Total Length: 00:00
UPC: 778325228224