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Gerald Wilson Orchestra: Legacy

Read "Legacy" reviewed by AAJ Italy Staff

Sei trombe, sei sax, quattro tromboni più la ritmica. È la formula di un ensemble di all stars, guidato dal magnifico compositore ed arrangiatore Gerald Wilson. Oggi novantatreeene, Wilson rimane il classico “musician's musician," amato da diverse generazioni di colleghi e addetti ai lavori ma poco noto al grande pubblico. Un autentico fuoriclasse che ha già lasciato il ...

ARTICLE: ALBUM REVIEWS

Gerald Wilson Orchestra: Legacy

Read "Legacy" reviewed by Raul d'Gama Rose

The beauty of listening to an orchestra in fine form is like being treated to an oceanic swell of music that rises and falls, creating great harmonic waves of sound. This further regales the intellect with the swish of brushstrokes as the music changes in color, from sometimes thick, dark dripping shades, evoking brooding emotion to ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: April 12, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 2 3 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 169 172 -3 1 49 1 6 2 7 10 Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee (Emarcy/DDB) 156 142 +14 4 53 2 5 3 8 14 John Pizzarelli Rockin In Rhythm: A Tribute To Duke Ellington (Telarc) 153 137 +16 3 50 3 6 4 1 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 151 173 -22 0 41 1 12 5 5 4 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 149 157 -8 0 47 3 7 6 8 5 Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 143 137 +6 1 47 5 5 7 3 8 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 131 169 -38 0 48 3 11 7 4 7 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 131 159 -28 1 45 3 10 9 31 — Brad ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 29, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 1 2 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 204 209 -5 1 53 1 10 2 2 5 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 182 195 -13 3 51 2 9 3 8 8 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 168 134 +34 4 51 3 4 4 3 5 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 165 187 -22 1 52 3 5 5 6 12 Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 152 149 +3 6 46 5 3 6 46 25 The Jae Sinnett Trio Theatre (J-Nett) 151 65 +86 25 59 6 4 7 4 3 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 148 170 -22 1 50 3 8 8 7 8 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 140 137 +3 2 41 4 9 9 10 10 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 138 124 +14 1 48 4 10 10 9 43 Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 22, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 2 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 209 233 -24 0 53 1 9 2 5 4 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 195 165 +30 0 50 2 8 3 5 3 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 187 165 +22 5 56 3 4 4 3 6 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 170 180 -10 0 53 3 7 5 7 2 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 151 152 -1 0 34 1 11 6 12 — Tia Fuller Decisive Steps (Mack Avenue) 149 124 +25 7 42 6 2 7 8 8 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 137 133 +4 1 42 4 8 8 8 15 Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 134 133 +1 6 44 8 3 9 43 — Dee Dee Bridgewater Eleanora Fagan (1915-1959): To Billie With Love From Dee Dee (Emarcy/DDB) 129 74 +55 17 45 9 2 10 10 4 Don Braden ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 1, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 2 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 250 221 +29 2 63 1 6 2 1 2 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 228 233 -5 0 54 1 8 3 7 12 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 200 148 +52 5 42 3 5 4 7 8 Pat Metheny Orchestrion (Nonesuch) 199 148 +51 8 64 4 5 5 7 7 Gail Pettis Here In The Moment (OA2 Records) 176 148 +28 1 52 5 6 6 6 4 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 169 160 +9 2 48 4 6 7 5 5 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 164 164 0 2 47 4 5 8 3 3 John Stein Raising The Roof (Whaling City Sound) 162 194 -32 1 49 2 7 9 17 44 Tobias Gebb & Unit 7 Free ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 8, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 1 2 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 231 250 -19 0 55 1 7 2 2 1 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 184 228 -44 0 42 1 9 3 35 — Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 175 78 +97 30 56 3 2 4 6 6 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 171 169 +2 3 52 4 7 4 3 7 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 171 200 -29 1 41 3 6 6 10 4 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 159 138 +21 3 52 4 5 7 — — John Pizzarelli Rockin In Rhythm: A Tribute To Duke Ellington (Telarc) 157 51 +106 17 41 7 1 8 7 5 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 153 164 -11 2 44 4 6 9 5 7 Gail Pettis Here In ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: March 15, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 22 — Jamie Cullum The Pursuit (Verve Forecast) 293 100 +193 20 53 1 2 2 1 1 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 233 231 +2 0 55 1 8 3 — 43 Lionel Loueke Mwaliko (Blue Note) 180 62 +118 11 57 3 6 3 6 10 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 180 159 +21 1 53 3 6 5 3 35 Mike LeDonne The Groover (Savant) 165 175 -10 7 56 3 3 5 4 3 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 165 171 -6 1 46 3 7 7 2 2 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 152 184 -32 0 33 1 10 8 15 — Rufus Reid Out Front (Motema) 133 115 +18 16 51 8 2 8 8 7 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 133 153 -20 0 47 4 7 10 4 6 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 131 171 -40 0 43 4 8 11 10 8 John ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: February 22, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 2 1 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 233 247 -14 0 56 1 7 2 1 3 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 221 257 -36 4 63 1 5 3 3 8 John Stein Raising The Roof (Whaling City Sound) 194 182 +12 2 51 2 6 4 9 47 Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor (HighNote) 189 142 +47 8 51 4 3 5 5 4 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 164 159 +5 3 47 4 4 6 4 9 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 160 170 -10 1 45 4 5 7 8 6 Pat Metheny Orchestrion (Nonesuch) 148 144 +4 1 52 6 4 7 7 7 Gail Pettis Here In The Moment (OA2 Records) 148 151 -3 1 46 5 5 7 12 11 Hadley Caliman Straight Ahead (Origin) 148 126 +22 9 44 7 4 10 40 33 Roberto ...

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JazzWeek Radio Chart: February 15, 2010

TW LW 2W Artist TW LW Move Add Rpts Peak Wks 1 3 2 Ahmad Jamal A Quiet Time (Dreyfus) 257 221 +36 6 58 1 4 2 1 1 Steve Hobbs Vibes, Straight Up (Challenge) 247 246 +1 1 55 1 6 3 8 7 John Stein Raising The Roof (Whaling City Sound) 182 134 +48 5 50 2 5 4 9 16 Don Braden & Mark Rapp The Strayhorn Project (Premium Music Solutions) 170 130 +40 9 48 4 4 5 4 4 Joe Locke For The Love Of You (E1 Entertainment) 159 158 +1 6 50 4 3 6 2 — Gil Scott-Heron I’m New Here (XL) 152 223 -71 10 44 2 2 7 7 5 Gail Pettis Here In The Moment (OA2 Records) 151 144 +7 6 51 5 4 8 6 9 Pat Metheny Orchestrion (Nonesuch) 144 150 -6 5 46 6 3 9 47 — Jeremy Pelt Men Of Honor ...