Kenny Dorham – Scandia Story (SCCD 37047/48)

1. Short story (Kenny Dorham)2. Bye bye blackbird (Dixon/Henderson)3. Manha de carnival (Luiz Bonfa)4. The touch of your lips (Ray Noble)5. My funny Valentine (Richard Rodgers)1. Solar (Miles Davis)2. Woody 'n' you (Dizzy Gillespie)3. Scandia skies (Kenny Dorham)4. Manha de carnival (Luiz Bonfa)5. It could happen to you (Jimmy Van Heusen) UPC/EAN: 716043704729

Ernie Wilkins – Montreux (SCCD 31190)

SCCD 31190 Montreux / Ernie Wilkins’ Almost Big Band “… with Wilkins’ skilful arrangements, as demonstrated on the new Montreux album, this group is capable of delivering both the intimate spontaneity of a quartet and the virile power of a juggernaut …” (Doug Roberts, The Patriot Ledger) 1. Hi-fly (Randy Weston)2. Well, you needn't (Thelonious […]

Dexter Gordon – Strings & Things (SCCD 31145)

SCCD 31145 Strings & Things / Dexter Gordon with string orchestra A superb follow-up of Dexter’s 1975 monumental recording “More Than You Know” (SCCD 31030). The release comprises extra material from 1975 recordings and recordings from Finland in the following year with Finnish arranger/bandleader Esko Linnavalli. 1. Sari (Esko Linnavalli)2. Eclipse (Esko Linnavalli)3. This happy […]

Kenny Dorham – Short Story (SCCD 36010)

SCCD 36010 Short Story / Kenny Dorham Quintet Trumpeter Kenny Dorham (1924 – 1972) played in Dizzy Gillespie’s bop big band and then joined Charlie Parker’s quintet. He was a founding member of the Jazz Messengers. Also played in Max Roach’s quintet and co-led a group with Joe Henderson. “… this is a true find…documenting […]

Bent Axen – Axen (SCCD 36003)

SCCD 36003 Axen / Bent Axen Trio, Quintet & Sextet "… These young Danes displayed a remarkable maturity and a sure grasp of the idioms of the day…Bent Axen, a pianist who showed tremendous facility in absorbing American influences…and transmuting them into something which was full of character…. The trio date represents NHØP's first recording […]