Videos
Señor Blues

The first classic album by the Horace Silver Quintet, this set is highlighted by “Señor Blues” and “Cool Eyes.” The

October 2, 2017
The Girl From Ipanema

Bop saxophonist Stan Getz was almost single-handedly responsible for breaking bossa nova big in the United States. Classically trained jazz

May 12, 2017
Willow Weep for Me

“Willow Weep for Me” was introduced by vocalist and whistler Muzzy Marcellino performing with Ted Fio Rito and His Orchestra.

May 12, 2017
Blue Bossa

“Blue Bossa” was written by ‘50s trumpeter Kenny Dorham, but is primarily known from the many versions by ‘60s saxophonist

May 12, 2017
Watermelon Man

Growing up in the ’40s and ’50s in Chicago, Herbie Hancock was around street vendors, including the “watermelon men,” who

May 12, 2017
The Pink Panther

The Pink Panther is another fine, early-’60s soundtrack from Henry Mancini. The title track became one of his most recognizable

May 9, 2017
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