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For Steve Kuhn's 78th Birthday, a Verbatim Interview Conducted for the www.jazz.com Website on July 29, 2009

Best of birthdays to pianist Steve Kuhn, who turns 77 today. For the occasion, I’ve pasted below an unedited version of a rather lightly-edited conversation that appeared… 11,212 more words


Van Gelder 1961 and 1983: Toshiba, Pathe Marconi and Uptown

Compare The Vinyl: “Philly” Twist (Dorham) first recorded  by Van Gelder 1961 for BNST 84063 Kenny Dorham Whistlestop .

No original pressing on this one, sadly,  but unpack the… 1,746 more words

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Riverside/Jack Higgins (1959) vs Van Gelder (1983)

ROUND 2 of this Van Gelder ’80s Vinyl Comeback Collection

Original Stereo LP: Riverside RLP 1139 Blue Spring  Kenny Dorham (1959)

Riverside Recording engineer: … 581 more words


What Rudy Did Next: Master By Van Gelder, '80s

Life after Blue Note, Impulse and Prestige – and before CD: “MASTER BY-  VAN GELDER”. 

The continuing LJC mission to track down the affordable good stuff. 1,895 more words

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"In 'N Out" (1964) Joe Henderson

Blue Note ‎– CDP 7 46510 2

USA (1987)

CD, Album, Reissue

As I was cataloging this release in my collection, I noted a manufacturing plant etching on the mirror band for LaserVideo, Inc. 28 more words

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Gerardo Frisina: Latin Jazz' "Progressive Conservative"

Music Review: Movement, Gerardo Frisina (Schema Records, 2014)

Latin influenced jazz had its beginnings in the 1940’s and was later popularized by Cuban percussionist… 305 more words

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1964 in Jazz: Joe Henderson - "Serenity" (In 'n Out)

Once the British Invasion took hold, times were tough for all sorts of competing genre, not the least of which was jazz. So, what was happening in jazz after the Beatles made their debut on the Ed Sullivan show and all things mop-top and yeah-yeah-yeah became the rage? 162 more words