[JPL] New Website: This Day In Jazz
lendobbin at sympatico.ca
Mon Sep 3 13:15:32 EDT 2007
Lord would be a solution - punch in 1957 and voila!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim Wilke" <jwilke123 at comcast.net>
To: "Jazz Programmers Mailing List" <jazzproglist at jazzweek.com>
Sent: Monday, September 03, 2007 12:28 PM
Subject: Re: [JPL] New Website: This Day In Jazz
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> Guitarist Charles Gatschet takes you on a musical journey from Bebop to
> Brazil on his latest release STEP LIGHTLY. Growing up in Kansas City
> afforded Charles the opportunity to work with such jazz notables as Claude
> ''Fiddler'' Williams, Bobby Watson, Carmell Jones and many others who have
> made an impact on the K.C. jazz scene. With a stellar band featuring Ali
> Ryerson, Greg Gisbert, Ken Walker, Mark Simon, Eric Gunnison and Paul
> Romaine, Gatschet delivers an array of beautiful tunes, half of which are
> his own. Quoting from Dr. Herb Wong's liner notes: ''Jazz
> guitarist-composer Charles Gatschet's aesthetic backdrop and the music on
> STEP LIGHTLY, indeed, ignite reasons to step lively with felicity of
> Charles' mission in jazz.''
> This is a great idea and very useful to programmers. It brings to mind a
> similar quest of mine. I've long felt that 1957 was one of the most
> prolific and significant years for jazz albums. With only a few notable
> exceptions, most of the major figures were still making records -
> Armstrong, Hawkins, Prez, Ellington, Coltrane, Dizzy, Miles, Mingus, Monk,
> Billie, Ella, Sarah, Carmen, etc.
> Does anyone know of a listing of jazz recordings by year? I'd love to see
> a list for 1957!
> Jim Wilke
> Jazz After Hours, PRI
> On Wednesday, August 29, 2007, at 04:06 AM, Jazz Promo Services wrote:
>> Hello jazz fans-
>> I've started a new web site/project that I think will be of interest
>> to a lot of jazz & creative music lovers...particularly disc jockeys.
>> I had looked around for something like this for a while, and when I
>> couldn't find anything I decided to create it myself.
>> It's a site that lists jazz and improvised music recordings, organized
>> by recording date. This way you can look up your birthday or other
>> special day, or check daily to see what albums were recorded on this
>> very day and get some ideas for listening.
>> Take a look and let me know what you think...would love to get
>> people's feedback on the site: http://www.thisdayinjazz.com
>> Tim webbci... at yahoo.com
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