In August 1962, “Atlantic” label released “Do The Bossa Nova”, the 30
th Herbie Mann album.
Herbie Mann – flute, alto flute Antonio Carlos Jobim – vocals, piano, arranger, conductor Luiz Carlos Vinhas – piano Sergio Mendes – piano Baden Powell – guitar Durval Ferreira – guitar Gabriel – bass Octavio Bailly Jr – bass Dom Um – drums Juquinha – drums Papao – drums Pedro Paulo – trumpet Paulo Moura – alto saxophone Bossa Nova Rio Group Bossa Três Zezinho E Sua Escola De Samba Umverto – engineer Loring Eutemey – design Nesuhi Ertegun – supervisor
Deve Ser Amor – Baden Powell, Vinicius De Moraes Menina Feia – Oscar Castro Neves Amor Em Paz – Antonio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius De Moraes Voce E Eu – Carlos Lyra, Vinicius De Moraes One Note Samba – Antonio Carlos Jobim, Newton Mendonca Blues Walk – Clifford Brown Consolacao – Baden Powell Bossa Velha – Herbie Mann
On March 11, 2003, “High Note” label released “Smooth Sailing” the 30
th and the final Teddy Edwards album. It was recorded in 2001 at “M&I Recording Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Houston Person.
Teddy Edwards – tenor saxophone Richard Wyands – piano Ray Drummond – double bass Chip White – drums
Going Home – Teddy Edwards All Too Soon – Duke Ellington, Carl Sigman Hank’s Tune – Hank Mobley Indian Summer – Victor Herbert, Al Dubin Robbin’s Nest – Illinois Jacquet, Bob Russell It’s the Talk of the Town – Jerry Livingston, Al J. Neiburg, Marty Symes Smooth Sailing – Arnett Cobb Polka Dots and Moonbeams – Jimmy Van Heusen, Johnny Burke
On February 24, 1971, “Columbia” label released “Jack Johnson”, the 39
th Miles Davis album. It was recorded February – April 1970, at “30 th Street” in New York City, and was produced by Teo Macero.
Miles Davis – trumpet Steve Grossman – soprano saxophone Bennie Maupin – bass clarinet John McLaughlin – electric guitar Sonny Sharrock – electric guitar Herbie Hancock – organ Chick Corea – electric piano Dave Holland – electric bass Michael Henderson – electric bass Jack DeJohnette – drums Billy Cobham – drums Brock Peters – narration Teo Mace ro – conduction of “unknown orchestra” Stan Tonkel – engineering
All tracks by Miles Davis.
Right Off Yesternow
On January 23, 2001, “HighNote” label released “Keep the Spirits Singing”, the 30
th David “Fathead” Newman album. It was recorded in March 2000, at “M&I Recording Studios” in New York City, and was produced by David “Fathead” Newman and Houston Person.
David “Fathead” Newman – alto and tenor saxophone, flute Steve Turre – trombone John Hicks – piano Steve Novosel – bass Winard Harper – drums Steve Kroon – percussion
Keep the Spirits Singing – O’Donel Levy Mellow-D for Mr. C – Steve Turre Cousin Esau – David “Fathead” Newman Karen My Love – Davod “Fathead” Newman Willow Weep for Me – Ann Ronell Life – John Hicks Asia Beat – O’Donel Levy
On October 5, 1998, “ECM” label released “Rites”, the 30
th Jan Garbarek album. It was recorded in March 1998, at “Rainbow Studio” in Oslo, and in Tbilisi, Georgia, and was produced by Manfred Eicher.
Jan Garbarek – soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone, synthesizers, sampler, percussion Rainer Brüninghaus – piano, keyboards Eberhard Weber – bass Marilyn Mazur – drums, percussion Tbilisi Symphony Orchestra – conducted by Jansug Kakhidze Bugge Wesseltoft – synthesizer, accordion Sølvguttene Choir – conducted by Torstein Grythe
All tracks by Jan Garbarek except where noted.
Rites Where the Rivers Meet Vast Plain, Clouds So Mild the Wind, So Meek the Water Song, Tread Lightly It’s OK to Listen to the Gray Voice Her Wild Ways It’s High Time One Ying for Every Yang Pan We Are the Stars The Moon Over Mtatsminda – Jansug Kakhidze Malinye – Don Cherry The White Clown Evenly They Danced Last Rite
In July 1960, “Bethlehem Records” label released “Down Home”, the 30
th Zoot Sims album. It was recorded in June 1960 and was produced by Teddy Charles.
Zoot Sims – tenor saxophone
Dave McKenna– piano
George Tucker– double bass
Dannie Richmond– drums
Jive at Five – Count Basie, Harry “Sweets” Edison
Doggin’ Around – Edgar Battle, Ray Evans
Avalon – Buddy DeSylva, Al Jolson, Vincent Rose
I Cried for You – Gus Arnheim, Arthur Freed, Abe Lyman
Bill Bailey – Hughie Cannon
Goodnight Sweetheart – Jimmy Capbell, Reginald Connelly, Ray Noble
There’ll Be Some Changes Made – Billy Higgins, W. Benton Overstreet
I’ve Heard That Blues Before – Zoot Sims
On January 1, 1984, “ECM” label released “The Third Decade”, the 30
th Art Ensemble of Chicago album. It was recorded in June 1984, at “Tonstudio Bauer” in Ludwigsburg, Germany, and was produced by Manfred Eicher.
Lester Bowie – trumpet, fluegelhorn
Malachi Favors Maghostut – bass, percussion instruments
Joseph Jarman – saxophones, clarinets, percussion instruments, synthesizer
Roscoe Mitchell – saxophones, clarinets, flute, percussion instruments
Don Moye – drums, percussion
Prayer for Jimbo Kwesi – Joseph Jarman
Funky Aeco – Lester Bowie, Malachi Favors Maghostut, Joseph Jarman, Roscoe Mitchell, Don Moye
Walking in the Moonlight – Roscoe Mitchell
The Bell Piece – Roscoe Mitchell
Zero – Lester Bowie
Third Decade – Lester Bowie, Malachi Favors Maghostut, Joseph Jarman, Roscoe Mitchell, Don Moye
In December 1963, “Verve” label released “These are the Blues”, the 30
th Ella Fitzgerald album. It was recorded October 28 – 29, 1963, at “A&R Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Norman Granz.
Ella Fitzgerald- vocals
Roy Eldridge- trumpet
Wild Bill Davis- electronic organ
Herb Ellis- guitar
Ray Brown- double bass
Gus Johnson- drums
Jailhouse Blues – Bessie Smith, Clarence Williams
In the Evening (When the Sun Goes Down) – Leroy Carr, Don Raye
See See Rider – Ma Rainey
You Don’t Know My Mind – Gray, Virginia Liston, Williams
Trouble in Mind – Richard M. Jones
How Long, How Long Blues – Leroy Carr
Cherry Red – Pete Johnson, Big Joe Turner
Downhearted Blues – Lovie Austin, Alberta Hunter
Louis Blues – W. C. Handy
Hear Me Talkin’ to Ya – Louis Armstrong
On March 9, 1999, “ECM” label released “Voice in the Night”, the 30
th Charles Lloyd album. It was recorded in May 1998, at “Avatar Studios” in New York City, and was produced by Manfred Eicher.
Charles Lloyd- tenor saxophone
John Abercrombie- guitar
Dave Holland- double bass
Billy Higgins- drums, percussion
All tracks by Charles Lloyd except where noted.
Voice in the Night
God Give Me Strength – Burt Bacharach, Elvis Costello
Pocket Full of Blues
Forest Flower: Sunrise/Sunset
A Flower Is a Lovesome Thing – Billy Strayhorn
On July 23, 1991, “Polygram do Brazil Ltda” label released “João”, the 30
th João Gilberto album. It was recorded in 1991, and was produced by Mayrton Bahia.
Joao Gilberto – voice, guitar
Clare Fischer– keyboards, string arrangements
Jim Hughart– acoustic bass
Joe Correro – drums
Michito Sanchez – percussion
Eu Sambo Mesmo (I Really Samba) – Janet Almeida
Siga (Go On) – Fernando Lobo, Helio Guimarães
Rosinha – (Little Rose) – Jonas Silva
Málaga – Fred Bongusto
Una Mujer (A Woman) – Paul Misraki, S. Pontal Riso, C. Olivare
Eu e Meu Coração (My Heart and I) – Inaldo Vilarinho, Antonio Botelho
You Do Something to Me – Cole Porter
Palpite Infeliz (Unhappy Remark) – Noel Rosa
Ave Maria no Morro (Ave Maria on the Hill) – Herivelto Martins
Sampa – Caetano Veloso
Sorriu pra Mim (Smiled at Me) – Garoto, Luiz Claudio
Que Reste-t-il de Nos Amours (I Wish You Love) – Charles Trenet, Leon Chauliac