South African jazz trumpeter Hugh Masekela died on January 23, 2018, at the age of 78 after a long battle with cancer. I was briefly introduced to South African Jazz by watching the HBO series, The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency. Some of the scenes took place inside local jazz clubs in Botswana. So when I saw this album, I decided to give it a try. What a wonderful surprise! The music is unique and distinct, but a close listen will give hints of American Jazz artists, such as George Benson or Herbie Hancock.
Criteria: These Jazz Albums were chosen to showcase the artists musical vision through their originality, influence, instrumental quality and creative inspiration. or albums by those artists who were primarily jazz vocalists
The best jazz trumpeters in history have been at the centre of almost every major revolution in jazz. A steady stream of trumpet players emerged in the 60s, including innovators such as free jazz maven Don Cherry and micro-tone experimentalist Don Ellis. In the 70s, when jazz-fusion and jazz-funk came to the fore, Miles Davis led the way once more, closely followed by Woody Shaw and Eddie Henderson. No small number of the world’s best jazz trumpeters have emerged in the last 30 years, the most significant of which has been Wynton Marsalis.
The Top Ten. 1 Miles Davis Miles Dewey Davis III was an American jazz trumpeter, bandleader, and composer. He is among the most influential and acclaimed figures in the history of jazz and 20th century music. most albums, songs; he invented a different kind of jazz. I don't know anything about Jazz, but the few albums I've heard by him blew me away. One of Jazz's all-time best groups. Their album "Romantic Warrior" is jazz fusion at its finest. The song will give you strong emotional feel I guarantee it. 37 The Modern Jazz Quartet.
Various Artists - Jazz Trumpet (CD 1996). SKA for Life - 3cd Album.
In a sense, the jazz supergroup heard on the album - saxist Joshua Redman, cornetist Ron Miles, bassist Scott Colley and drummer Brian Blade - is paying tribute to a tribute: Old and New Dreams, a quartet of Coleman associates, including Redman’s father Dewey, that performed music written and inspired by their trailblazing maestro in the Seventies and Eighties. Is Starebaby even a jazz album? In some key ways, no. Overall it’s more a work of composition than improvisation, the latest genre-blurring album-length suite from Dan Weiss, a drummer-composer of nimble technique and formidable imagination. Various Artists, ‘We Out Here’. Compilations tend to feel like afterthoughts; We Out Here is more like a statement of purpose. The album documents a London scene that has received global attention for the way it’s made jazz feel youthful, danceable, newly urgent.
Giants of Jazz Trumpet. The Oscar Peterson Trio. Tracks count: 7. Views: 2. Dizzie Gillespie - Groovin' High 03:51.