MUS 1510 CD REVIEW POSSIBILITIES

 

 

 

I.                    Possible recordings found in the Supplementary Listening/Sources for Listening section, listed at the end of each chapter in Mark Gridley's Concise Guide to Jazz.

 

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II.                 EARLY PERIOD(New Orleans and Chicago)

 

 

 

Louis Armstrong (trumpet)

 

The Hot Fives (1925, w/Johnny Dodds, Kid Ory), Columbia 44049

 

The Hot 5's & Hot 7's (1927-28, w/Dodds, Earl Hines), Columbia 44422

 

Armstrong & Ellington Complete Sessions, Capitol Records, CDP 7938442

 

Laughin Louie (1932-33), RCA/Bluebird 9759

 

 

 

Bessie Smith (vocal)

 

The Collection (1932-33), w/L. Armstrong, C. Hawkins, F. Henderson), Columbia 44441

 

 

 

Sidney Bechet (Soprano Sax)

 

The Victor Sessions  Master Takes (1932-43), RCA/Bluebird 2402 (3 CD Boxed Set).

 

 

 

Bix Beiderbecke

 

Singin the Blues, Columbia 45450

 

Memories of You, Biograph 112

 

 

 

King Oliver

 

Louis Armstrong/King Oliver, Milestone 47017

 

Jelly Roll Morton

 

His complete Victor Recordings, RCA/Bluebird 2631

 

 

 

III. SWING

 

 

 

Count Basie

 

Any Jazz big band recording

 

 

 

Duke Ellington

 

Any Jazz big band recording

 

 

 

Art Tatum

 

The Tatum Group Masterpieces, Vol. 7, Pablo 2405 430

 

 

Benny Carter

 

Jazz Giant (w/ Ben Webster), OJCCD-167-2 (Contemporary 7555)

 

Benny Carter Song Book, Music Masters Jazz 01612-65134-2

 

 

 

 

 

IV. BEBOP

 

 

 

Dizzy Gillespie

 

The Complete RCA Recordings, RCA/Bluebird 66528-2

 

Compact Jazz - D. Gillespie Big Band - Verve Records 314 511 393-2

 

 

 

Charlie Parker

 

Compact Jazz  (w/Miles), Polygram/Verve 833 288

 

Bird at St. Nicks, OJCCD-041-2, (Jazz Workshop 500)

 

The Quintet at Massey Hall, OJCCD-044-2 (Debut 124)

 

 

 

Thelonius Monk

 

Quartet/Misterioso, OJCCD-206-2, Riverside 1133

 

5 by Monk 5, OJCCD-362-2, Riverside 1150

 

At Town Hall, OJCCD-039-2, Jazzland 46

 

 

 

Bud Powell

 

The Amazing Bud Powell, Vol. 1 & 2, Blue Note 81504

 

 

 

V. HARD BOP

 

 

 

Dexter Gordon

 

Homecoming: Live at Village Vanguard, Columbia 46824

 

Bouncin w/Dex, Inner City 2060

 

A Swingin Affair, Blue Note 84133

 

Doin' Alright, Blue Note 84077

 

Sextet in N.Y., OJCCD-035-2, Riverside 1157

 

Portrait of Cannonball Adderley, OJCCD-361-2, Riverside 269

 

Somethin' Else, Blue Note

 

 

 

Sonny Rollins

 

Saxophone Colossus, OJCCD-291-2, 7079

 

Tenor Madness, OJCCD-124-2, Prestige 7047

 

Rollins + 4, OJCCD-243-2, Prestige, 7038

 

 

 

Clifford Brown

 

Memorial, OJCCD-017-2, Prestige 7055

 

 

 

Horace Silver

 

Song for my Father, Blue Note Records, CDP 584 185

 

Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers, Blue Note, BST (8)  81518

 

 

 

Art Blakey

 

Ugetsu, OJCCD-090-2, Riverside 9464

 

 

 

VI. PROGRESSIVE

 

 

 

John Coltrane

 

Soultrane, OJCCD-021-2, Prestige 7142

 

Giant Steps, Atlantic Records, LTZ-K-15197

 

My Favorite Things, Atlantic Records

 

Ascension, Impulse Records

 

VOCAL JAZZ

 

 

 

Betty Carter

 

Look What I Got, Polygram Records

 

Sarah Vaughn, Sassy Sings, SAGA Label

 

 

 

 

 

VII.            AVANT-GARDE/FREE

 

 

 

Ornette Coleman

 

Free Jazz, 1960 (Atlantic 1364, CD/LP)

 

The Shape of Jazz to Come, 1959 (Atlantic 1317)

 

 

 

Art Ensemble of Chicago

 

People of Sorrow, Nessa Records

 

 

 

Eric Dolphy

 

Out to Lunch, Blue Note Records 84163

 

 

 

Anthony Braxton

 

3 Compositions of New Jazz, Delmark Records

 

 

 

Albert Ayler

Spiritual Unity

 

 

 

George Russell

 

The Jazz Workshop, RCA Victor

 

 

 

 

Other styles not listed:

 

-Fusion

 

-Modal

 

-Cool

 

 

 

To purchase CD's:

 

To borrow CD's:

 

FYE 323-9617 WMU Dance & Music Library

 

Crossroads Mall S. Westnedge, Portage Dalton Center building, third floor

 

(the one near J.C. Penny's)

 

Bring your 151 syllabus to receive Kalamazoo Public Library 342-9837

 

a 10% discount on purchases  315 S. Rose 49007

 

(manager  Ty)

 

 

 

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