Results for "The Centennial Collection"
Track listing: 1 Body and Soul 2 Wherever There's a Will, Baby 3 If I Could Be With You One Hour Tonight 4 Hello Lola 5 Hocus Pocus 6 One Sweet Letter From You 7 Dinah 8 Bouncing With Bean 9 Say It Isn't So 10 Half Step Down, Please 11 Angel Face 12 I Love You 13 The Bean Stalks Again 14 There'll Never Be Another You 15 His Very Own Blues 16 April in Paris 17 I Love Paris 18 Love Me or Leave Me 19 Just Friends 20 Body and Soul 21 Indian Summer 22 Avalon 23 Jumpin' With Symphony Sid 24 Wild Man Blues Hawkins ... 25 Lover Man [#]
by Joel Roberts
Though it won't get the attention of the recent Duke Ellington or Louis Armstrong centennials, the 100th anniversary of Coleman Hawkins' birth, coming up on November 21, certainly warrants celebration from jazz fans. Dubbed the father of the tenor saxophone," Hawkins was a vital force on the jazz scene for five decades, moving through the swing ...
by Mark Corroto
The centennial of Thomas Fats" Waller’s birth is yet another good reason to release another collection of his recordings. This one is a nice accumulation of songs (don’t know why “Jitterbug Waltz” is missing), enough to whet newcomers' appetites. Plus, this disc includes a bonus DVD of footage from King of Burlesque and an animated version ...