3

Birth of Hard Bop (1954 - 1958)

Russell Perry BY

Sign in to view read count
Click the play button to listen to this episode.
While the "Cool School" was emerging on the West Coast from its roots in Bix and Pres as codified by Miles in The Birth of the Cool sessions of 1949— 1950, what became known as Hard Bop, a gospel-and blues-influenced variant was growing from Bebop in the east.

Playlist

  • Host Intro 0:00
  • Miles Davis Quintet "Doxy" from Bags Groove (Prestige) 3:13
  • Miles Davis Quintet "Airegin" from Bags Groove (Prestige) 8:04
  • Host speaks 13:01
  • Art Blakey Quartet "Once in a While" from A Night at Birdland with Art Blakey Quintet, Vol. 1 (Blue Note) 14:35
  • Clifford Brown, Max Roach Quintet "Sandu" from Study in Brown (EmArCy) 19:55
  • Host speaks 24:47
  • Horace Silver & The Jazz Messengers "Room 608" from Horace Silver and the Jazz Messengers (Blue Note) 28:42
  • Horace Silver & The Jazz Messengers "The Preacher" from The Norton Jazz Recordings (Norton) 34:01
  • Host speaks 38:17
  • Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers "Moanin'" from Moanin' (Blue Note) 41:35
  • Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers "Along Came Betty" from Moanin' (Blue Note) 51:06
  • Host Outro 57:14

Post a comment

Tags

Shop Amazon

Radio & Podcasts

JAZZ BASTARD
Little Pat Blue

Tune in daily to hear the internet's top jazz programs including Mondo Jazz, Jazz Bastard, World of Jazz, The Third Story, One Man's Jazz, Jazz at 100, Neon Jazz, A Broad Spectrum, Liner Notes and more.

View by program...

Program Schedule | JazzWeek Chart

Popular

Get more of a good thing

Our weekly newsletter highlights our top stories and includes your local jazz events calendar.