Results for "Imogena"
Track listing: CD1: It Don’t Mean a Thing; Day Dream; Satin Doll; Mood Indigo; Sunday; I Ain’t Got Nothin’ But the Blues; Lotus Blossom; UMMG. CD2: Things Ain’ What They Used to Be; Black and Tan Fantasy; Chelsea Bridge; Cottontail; Caravan.
by Jack Bowers
This admirably performed two-CD set by Sweden's celebrated Sandviken Big Band, recorded live in 2009 and comprised for the most part of music composed by Duke Ellington and Billy Strayhorn, isn't without its ambiguous aspects. First, there's the title: while anyone who produces an album is free to assign any name that seems appropriate, In the ...
by C. Michael Bailey
Among the many sub-genres of jazz, none is more congested than that of female vocalists. So clotted is this particular marketplace that it is almost impossible to separate the signal (exceptional releases) from the noise (everything else). There are precious few ways for an artist to set herself apart from the merely good vocalists as a ...
Track listing: Alabama Barbecue; Cherokee; Fiddler in Rio; Stardust; Calypso Columbo; Take Off Blues; Nackens Polska; You Brought a New Kind of Love to Me; Chanson Triste; The Little Mermaid; Fat Tuesday Rag; Tripple Trouble; Brother Can You Spare a Dime?; Swing Manouche; Batida Differente; June Night.