Hard Bop Boulevard

sun 2 mar 2008 15:30 
Genre: Bebop
Composer: Miles Davis

In the final part of the Jimmy Woods triptych we will hear this expressive alto in quartet, quintet and sextet strength but also in two pieces with the Big Band of Gerald Wilson. At the age of 31 he played his final solo with the band of Gerald Wilson and afterwards disappeared into thin air .


1.   So What   (Miles Davis)  
      CD: The Complete Pacific Jazz Recordings Of Gerald Wilson And His Orchestra
              Mosaic MD5-198   
2.   Diminishing   (Joe Gordon) (Contemporary Music-BMI) 
      CD: Joe Gordon: Lookin’ Good
             Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1934-2 (S-7597)  
3.   Look To Your Heart   (Jimmy Woods) (Contemporary Music-BMI)  
      CD: Jimmy Woods Sextet: Conflict
             Original Jazz Classics OJCCD 1954-2 (S-7612)  
4.   Awakening   (Jimmy Woods)   (Contemporary Music-BMI) 
      CD: Jimmy Woods: Awakening!
             Original Jazz Classics OJCCD-1859-2 (S-7605)  
5.   The Feather   (Gerald Wilson) 
      CD: see no 1