Jazz Musicians-9

MUSICIANS ON THIS PAGE: JOE HENDERSON * RALPH TOWNER * JOSHUA REDMAN * BAD PLUS * JIM HALL * FATS WALLER * EBERHARD WEBER * JEAN LUC PONTY * JUAN DE MARCOS & THE AFRO-CUBAN ALLSTARS * KURT ROSENWINKEL * VENISSA SANTI * NINA SIMONE * JOE LOCKE * REZ ABBASI * DAVE BRUBECK * PAUL DESMOND * SONNY FORTUNE * DAVE VALENTIN * ORNETTE COLEMAN

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Joe Henderson, tenor sax; Herbie Hancock, piano; Jack DeJohnette, drums; Ron Carter, bass; and Mike Lawrence, trumpet:


Performed by MGT – Wolfgang Muthspiel, Slava Grigoryan & Ralph Towner:

Performed by Ralph Towner, acoustic guitar; and Gary Burton, vibes:

Ralph Towner, piano:

Ralph Towner, acoustic guitar. Live in Postaula, Germany, 1974:


Joshua Redman plays tenor saxophone live at Newport Jazz Festival, Newport, RI on 8/14/1993:

From his latest CD:

From the Philharmonic Hall in Munich. On the occasion of the Munich Piano Summer 1994 (Münchner Klaviersommer). Joshua Redman – saxophone; Brad Mehldau – piano; Christian McBride – bass; Brian Blade – drums:


Jim Hall, guitar; Paul Desmond, alto saxophone; Chet Baker, trumpet; Ron Carter, bass; Steve Gadd, drums; Roland Hanna, piano:


The inimitable Waller performs his composition on organ with big band behind him:

Here Waller sings, mugs, and plays piano with backing by a big band:


Musicians: Paul McCandless, Soprano Saxophone, Oboe, English Horn, Bass Clarinet; Lyle Mays, Piano; Bill Frisell, Guitar; Eberhard Weber, Bass; Mario Castronari, Percussion, Bass; Michael DiPasqua, Drums, Percussion. Live at Radio Hamburg, Funkhaus, 26 February, 1983




Great Cuban big band music:



Ugly Beauty by Thelonious Monk performed by Kurt Rosenwinkel Trio (Kurt Rosenwinkel, guitar; Dario Deidda, bass guitar; Greg Hutchinson, drums) Video directed and edited by Michaela Bóková, Heartcore Records ©2020 Camera by Lena Thiemann and Michaela Bókov:

Rosenwinkel plays live with his band Bandit 65:


Latin and jazz vocalist based in Philadelphia, PA. With Cuban roots and training and traditional jazz and classical vocal training ,Venissa blends her unique sounds in an array of song writing:




From the album Sailing.  Joe Locke – vibraphone; Billy Childs – piano; Cameron Brown – bass; Idris Muhammad – drums:

Joe Locke, vibraphone; Geoffrey Keezer, piano; Terreon Gully & Mike Pope:

Joe Locke’s solo vibraphone version of “Sword Of Whispers”:


Rez Abbasi Trio w/ John Hebert on bass and Satoshi Takeishi on drums:

NEW YORK, December 16, 2016 — Invocation is Pakistani-born American jazz guitarist Rez Abbasi’s sextet featuring pianist Vijay Iyer and saxophonist Rudresh Mahanthappa. In this performance, the group unveils a new project that explores Carnatic classical music from Southern India through the idiom of jazz.   –The Asia Society



Dave Brubeck, piano; Paul Desmond, alto saxophone; Eugene Wright, bass; and Joe Morello, drums:

Entire album of Time Out:



Entire album. Paul Desmond, alto sax; Jim Hall, guitar; Eugene Wright, bass; and Connie Kay, drums:

Entire album of Desmond Blue:



Entire album:


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