Category Archives: Be-Bop

Overleaves Validation and All That Jazz!

In the lead up to the annual Jazz Festival here in town, I decided to seek a bit of inspiration and take in a couple of documentaries.  Both proved rather satisfying.  On a temperate Wednesday midday in June, I made … Continue reading

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Moanin’.

© 1960 Charles Mingus: Blues & Roots Bass: Charles Mingus Piano: Horace Parlan Alto Saxophone: John Handy Alto Saxophone: Jackie McLean Tenor Saxophone: Booker Ervin Baritone Saxophone: Pepper Adams Trombone: Willie Dennis Trombone: Jimmy Knepper Drums: Dannie Richmond This is … Continue reading

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