BEN WENDEL | Stars Fell On Alabama




JAZZ STANDARD: Easy to Love (Cole Porter)


Autumn brings cooler days and the rain starts to fall – shorter darker days and jazz standards!


Renee Rosnes (piano), Cécile McLorin Salvant (vocals)

Anat Cohen (clarinet), Melissa Aldana (saxophone)

Ingrid Jensen (trumpet), Noriko Ueda (bass), Sylvia Cuenca (drums)


ROY HARGROVE » Approaching Standards


Roy Hargrove – trumpet, flugelhorn
Ron Blake – soprano & tenor saxophones
Gregory Hutchinson – drums
Al Foster – drums
Frank Lacy – trombone

also: Christian McBride, Billy Higgins, John Hicks, Rodney Whitaker, Antonio Hart, Stephen Scott, Scott Colley, Marc Cary



Bass – Percy Heath
Drums – Kenny Clarke
Piano – Horace Silver
Tenor Saxophone – Sonny Rollins
Trumpet – Miles Davis

Thelonious Monk & Sonny Rollins Quartet \ More Than You Know

Sonny Rollins (tenor sax)

Thelonious Monk (piano)

Tommy Potter (bass)

Art Taylor (drums)

Autumn Leaves | José Manuel Villacañas

These days are inevitably linked with calmer and sadder moods – Autumn Leaves – is indeed a sort of hymn, a concentration of the feelings around us at this time of the year – a superb rendition of the song by José Manuel Villacañas – a full-hearted dive into tradition!

Cyrille Aimée, Roy Hargrove & Joel Frahm // love for sale // @smallsjazzclub

Cyrille Aimée(vocals), Roy Hargrove(trumpet), Joel Frahm(tenor sax), Spike Wilner(piano), Philip Kuehn(bass) and Joey Saylor(drums)

After The Rain // John Coltrane

It’s raining hard today, I hate it, things will get better After The Rain – John Coltrane.