Category Archives: Pianists
Hymn To Freedom Oscar Peterson & Oliver Jones at Festival International de Jazz de Montréal, 2004. Happy Birthday Oliver… I have got no end of mad love for you, Sir! ___________________________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga. All Rights Reserved.
What a lovely drink for the dreamquesting soul… Yesterday, I caught Don Cheadle’s, Miles Ahead, with an old friend from Montréal. We both thoroughly loved the film. The concert at the end of the film was phenomenal and it was good … Continue reading
That aside, I can’t wait for La Streep’s upcoming turn as Florence Foster Jenkins… until next month, this will have to do for April Fools! ______________________________ ©2013-2017 Arvin da Braga. All Rights Reserved.
Happy Black History Month! Who cares about the Oscars? The most important point of power in all situations is being able to see through to the structure of anything. Those who cannot manipulate real time events to show themselves, chosen, … Continue reading
Album: Underground (1968) Label: Columbia Piano: Thelonious Monk Tenor Saxophone: Charlie Rouse Bass: Larry Gales Drums: Ben Riley. Because every day is a Thelonious Monk day! This brings back such sweet lazy memories of raining days – more like … Continue reading
Oscar Peterson 15/8/1925, Montréal! ______________________________ C Jam Blues. 1964. Live Denmark Piano: Oscar Peterson Bass: Ray Brown Drums: Ed … Continue reading
1940 Happy-Go-Lucky Local, Duke Ellington © 1963 Oscar Peterson Trio, Night Train, Verve Records Piano: Oscar Peterson Bass: Ray Brown Drums: Ed Thigpen Take me higher! ______________________ © 2013-2017 Arvin da Braga. All Rights Reserved.