Basic Jazz Record Library
Recent Basic Jazz Record Library
August 1, 2001 Armstrong exuded joy and exuberance as a trumpet player and singer as he rose to worldwide fame.
August 1, 2001 This set featuring "the Kansas City Walk" showcases Basie at the height of his ballroom success.
August 1, 2001 After breaking up due to finances, Basie's band reorganized with recordings solidifying his legend.
August 1, 2001 Beiderbecke's virtuosity and originality on cornet won admiration from Armstrong and other greats.
August 1, 2001 One of the greatest jazz drummers, Blakey employed powerful, rhythmic playing in the hard bop style.
August 1, 2001 Before becoming a mega-star in the 1950s, Cole's velvety voice had wowed as part of his trio.