Friday, May 24, 2019

May 25, 2019 - The Sounds of Vocalese

One of the cornerstones of jazz music is improvisation. When you think of songs like Body and Soul, you think of the solo performed by Coleman Hawkins. But what if you took that same solo and added lyrics? Join host Jay Daniels as we feature the sounds of vocalese with performances by Allan Harris, Lambert, Hendricks & Ross, and Bob Dorough.

Musical Works

So WhatAllan HarrisThe Genius of Eddie Jefferson.Resilience201803:58
A Night in TunisiaEddie JeffersonLetter from Home.Fantasy198703:17
In a Mellow ToneLambert, Hendricks, & RossThe Hottest New Group in Jazz.Columbia199603:28
BirdlandManhattan TransferExtensions.Craft197906:01
Yardbird SuiteBob DoroughDevil May Care.Bethlehem195604:54
All You Need to Say (Never Say Yes)Karrin AllysonFootprints.Concord200604:23
I Got the Blues (Lester Leaps In)Giacomo GatesCenterpiece.OriginArts200404:18
You're Outta Here (The Minor Drag)Lorraine FeatherNew York City Drag.Rhombus200102:46
Tanya JeanKurt EllingThe Messenger.Blue Note199710:15
The BirdSheila JordanSheila's Back in Town.Splasc(h)199902:22
Watch Me Walk Away (Dig Dis)Alyssa AllgoodOut of the Blue.Ind.201605:24
Take the 'A' TrainJon HendricksFreddie Freeloader.Savoy199003:04
Tickle ToesLes double sixLes double six.Trunk201302:25
Moody's Mood for LoveAretha FranklinAretha's Jazz.Atlantic198402:55
Now Is the TimeEddie JeffersonThe Jazz Singer.Inner City201602:59
Soul EyesLaurie AntonioliSoul Eyes.Ind.201205:06
Creole Love CallCandice HoyesOn a Turquoise Cloud.Ind.201505:56
Parker's MoodKing PleasureKing Pleasure Sings.Fantasy198702:57
Quoi de plus anodin (Empty Pockets)Camille BertaultEn vie.Sunnyside201602:53
All BluesFay VictorIn My Own Room.Timeless199805:25
'Round About MidnightBabs Gonzales & Jimmy SmithBlue Monk.Blue Note199403:38
CenterpieceLambert, Hendricks, & RossThe Hottest New Group in Jazz.Columbia199602:27
MilestonesGiacomo GatesCenterpiece.OriginArts200403:43
Beloved (Daahoud)Meredith d'AmbrosioLove Is for the Birds.Sunnyside200203:51
Lester's Trip to the Moon (It's Only a Paper Moon)Allan HarrisThe Genius of Eddie Jefferson.Resilience201803:49
Noticing the Moment (Moment's Notice)Alyssa AllgoodOut of the Blue.Ind.201604:32
OwBob DoroughDevil May Care.Bethlehem195604:07
Moanin'Lambert, Hendricks, & RossThe Hottest New Group in Jazz.Columbia199602:35
All of MeKing PleasureMoody's Mood for Love.Blue Note199202:56
Something Worth Waiting For (Con Alma)Karrin AllysonFootprints.Concord200603:35
Body and SoulManhattan TransferExtensions.Craft197904:26
Night TrainEddie JeffersonThe Jazz Singer.Inner City201602:32
Stolen MomentsNew York VoicesLive with the WDR Big Band.Palmetto201310:00
The Second Time AroundJackie GleasonHow Sweet It Is.Capitol196603:05

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