Results for "Dusko Goykovich"
Born in 1931 in Jajce (Bosnia), Dusko Goykovich studied at the Music Academy in Belgrade from 1948 to 1953. As a youth he played with several jazz and dixie bands, mostly for dancing audiences and eventually on parties at the embassies of the capital. When the 18-year-old joined the Radio Big Band of Belgrade, he was considered a talented young jazz man who also can read music. When he left the band five years later, he had grown into a fine big band player and featured soloist. Dusko went to Germany where he quickly became an integral part of its uprising young jazz scene. In 1956 he made his first record as a member of the Frankfurt All-Stars. After a short stint in the big band of Munich's Max Greger, Dusko stayed for four and a half years with Kurt Edelhagen's band, then Europe's leading jazz orchestra
by Ian Patterson
The History Of European Jazz: The Music, Musicians And Audience In Context Various authors/Edited by Francesco Martinelli 741 Pages ISBN: 13 978 1 78179 446 3 Equinox Publishing 2018 It's taken some time, about a century in fact, but finally, thanks chiefly to editor and jazz historian Francesco ...
by Jack Bowers
When it comes to playing high-note jazz trumpet, the late great Maynard Ferguson was, is and perhaps always will be the standard to which every specialist in that limited field aspires. Yes, there have been assorted claimants--Cat Anderson, Ziggy Elman, Jon Faddis, Dave Stahl, Eric Miyashiro, Wayne Bergeron and Dennis Noday spring to mind--but no one ...
by Hrayr Attarian
Jazz has had a universal appeal since its inception. As soon as the music left its cradle of jny: New Orleans in the early years of the 20th century it quickly spread to all corners of the world. Europeans were among the first non-Americans to embrace the music and place their unique twist on it. Below ...
Label: Laika Records
Track listing: 1 Ratz-Fatz (AH) * 2 I’d Like To Know (AH) * 3 Blues for H.G. (O. Peterson) 4 Timelessness Remembered (AH) * 5 Avanti (AH) * 6 Waltz for Bill (AH) 7 UH HUH (H. Mobley) * 8 All My Life (AH) * 9 Blues for Lindy (AH) 10 Never Let Me Go (R. Evans - J. Livingston) 11 One for Charlie (AH) 12 I’m Getting Sentimental Over You (G. Bassman) *
by Nicholas F. Mondello
Reaching back deep into the memory bag, big band jazz aficionados might remember a brilliant, young Yugoslavian jazz trumpeter who graced the horn sections of Maynard Ferguson's, Woody Herman's and Clark Terry's 1960s ensembles. Shortly thereafter, Dusko Goykovich returned to Europe and, over the decades, has become one of the continent's most celebrated and beloved jazz ...
by Bruce Lindsay
Drummer Wolfgang Haffner is one of Germany's most respected and experienced jazz musicians: his 30 year career features recordings with Al Cohn, Joe Pass and Till Bronner as well as numerous albums as leader. On Kind Of Cool he's joined by an excellent line-up of European jazzers, including pianist Jan Lundgren and trombonist Nils Landgren: their ...
Label: Enja Records
Track listing: 01. Unit Seven - 6:30; 02. A Handful O'Soul - 10:03; 03. Samba Tzigane - 7:47; 04. Back at the Chicken Shack - 4:33; 05. Ballad for Miles - 7:43; 06. Summit - 7:33; 07. Quo Vadis Samba - 9:05. 08. One for Klook - 7:43; Tokyo Shuffle Blues - 5:17.