Art Blakey was an American Grammy Award-winning jazz drummer and bandleader. Art Blakey" and "Jazz Messengers" became synonymous over the years, though Blakey led many non-Messenger recording sessions. In addition to the 76 albums which he recorded as a leader or co-leader of the Jazz Messengers, Blakey also led 10 studio albums, 3 live albums and 4 compilation sessions.
Mobley’s Blue Note Records album from 1960 'Soul Station' is one of the classics of jazz. Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio and rooted in the hard bop style, Mobley's quartet features his past bandleader in the Jazz Messengers, Art Blakey. The album features Mobley's composition 'This I Dig of You'. It is no surprise that the album makes the uDiscover list of the 50 greatest jazz albums. Best Jazz Albums: 50 Essentials You Need To Hear uDiscover.
Art Blakey (born October 11, 1919, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA - died October 16, 1990, New York City, New York, USA) was an American jazz drummer, composer and bandleader, best remembered as founder and 35 year leader of The Jazz Messengers.
Art Blakey's Messengers, James Moody's Modernists - New Sounds (Blue Note CDP 7 84436 2). Ida James - Try A Little Tenderness, Yesterdays (Manor 1107). Ida James - You're A Fool If You Don't, Let's Do It (Manor 1121). Art Blakey Et Les Jazz-Messengers Au Club St. Germain, Vol. 3 (RCA (F) 43. 45). 1959 (age 40). Blue Mitchell - Out Of The Blue (Riverside RLP 12-293).
Jazz Cats, Vol. 8 - Art Blakey and Bobby Timmons. Art Blakey, Bobby Timmons. Art Blakey, Georges Arvanitas. 2014 Jazz At The Movies - France - Original Soundtrack Album 1958. Three Golden Legends. Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Art Blakey, Art BlakeyCharlie ParkerDizzy Gillespie.
Members who like this artist also like: John Coltrane, . Johnson and Charles Mingus. Art Blakey HOLIDAY FOR SKINS Vol. 1 Blue Note 47 W 63rd Deep Groove Ear jazz lp Condition: Used. Time left: 19m 28s. Ships to: Worldwide.
Art Blakey - Along Came Betty 06:08. Art Blakey - The Drum Thunder Suite 07:31. Art Blakey - Moose The Mooche 15:17. Art Blakey - High Modes 14:09. Art Blakey - Whisper Not 07:17. Art Blakey - Moaning 09:35. Art Blakey - Are You Real 10:17.
This site provides accurate biographical information on Art Blakey’s background, his accomplishments and contributions to jazz music. Art Blakey’s recordings, insight, and passion for his craft were his gift to the myriad of people around the world who were moved and inspired by his music. It is our gift and greatest honor as his children and grandchildren to keep his memory alive and to ensure that future generations do not miss out on his music. Art Blakey at the Keystone Korner January, 1982.