Suggested Jazz Musicians

One of the greatest, if not the greatest, jazz albums of all time:

 

Cassandra Wilson sings Bob  Marley’s “Redemption Song”:

 

Charlie Parker’s jaw-dropping solo begins about 1 min. 17 seconds into the song:

 

Bill Frisell and Ry Cooder duet:

 

Classic film featuring tenor sax of Lester Young:

 

Brazilian jazz sung in English by an immigrant artist:

 

Thelonious  Monk performs his most famous composition:

Another Monk classic:

 

Cuban pianist Omar Sosa and Italian trumpeter Paolo Fresu perform:

 

Mike Mainieri plays vibes:

 

Mainieri’s group with Michael Brecker:

 

Great Jazz/Funk band from the 70s-80s featuring Wayne Shorter (sax) and Joe Zawinul (synth):

Weather Report performs their most famous tune:

 

Ace jazz guitarist John Scofield covers a Beatles’ tune:

Superb guitarist John Abercrombie plays a beautiful jazz waltz:

Danish guitarist Jakob Bro performs his song “Zygaena”: