Dexter Gordon, Benny Bailey – The Rainbow People (SCCD 31521)

SCCD 31521 The Rainbow People / Dexter Gordon Quintet Feat. Benny Bailey Gordon/Bailey Co. dazzles us again with their powerful live performance on this third volume from the Swedish tour of 1974, which produced highly successful two previous CDs: SCCD 31290 “Round Midnight” and SCCD 31373 “Revelation”. “… all Dexter’s recordings from this time are […]

Bud Powell – Swedish Pastry (SCCD 37045/46)

1. Swedish pastry (Barney Kessel)2. There'll never be another you (Harry Warren)3. Move (Denzil Best)4. Just a gigolo (Caesar/Casucci)5. Relaxin' at Camarillo (Charlie Parker)6. I remember Clifford (Benny Golson)7. Reets and I (Benny Harris)1. Hackensack (Thelonious Monk)2. Like someone in love (Jimmy Van Heusen)3. I hear music (Frank Loesser)4. Moose the mooche (Charlie Parker)5. Blues […]

Dexter Gordon, Benny Bailey – Revelation (SCCD 31373)

SCCD 31373 Revelation / Dexter Gordon Quintet The sequel to SCCD 31290 “Round Midnight” from the Swedish live recordings of 1974. Dexter at the peak of his powers shares the front line with his favorite trumpeter Benny Bailey. “… all Dexter’s recordings from this time are particularly creative, especially with a soloist of Bailey’s calibre […]

Dexter Gordon, Benny Bailey – Round Midnight (SCCD 31290)

"… recorded in the early stages of Dexter's residence with the SteepleChase label…This may have been Gordon's great period, surpassing in some ways his earlier years with Blue Note…Dexter is relaxed and confident… " (Krin Gabbard, Cadence) 1. Blue 'n boogie (Dizzy Gillespie)2. What's new (Haggart/Burke)3. Stella by starlight (Victor Young)4. Round about midnight (Thelonious […]

Bud Powell – At The Golden Circle, Vol. 1 (SCCD 36001)

SCCD 36001 At The Golden Circle Vol. 1 / Bud Powell Trio This is the first release of SteepleChase 36000 series which distinguishes itself from the 31000 series as it concentrates on releasing the old recordings we acquired to document the great moments of jazz history. The recording sources are varied: radio shows, live concerts, […]