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Rahsaan Roland Kirk (August ) a jazz multi-instru was renowned for his onstage gatsby Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Roland Kirk, Piano, Cool Jazz, Jazz Club, Smooth Jazz, Wow Art, Music Stuff

Rahsaan Roland Kirk (August 7, 1935 – December 5, 1977) was a jazz multi-instrumentalist who played tenor saxophone, flute and many other instruments. He was renowned for his onstage vitality, during which virtuoso improvisation was accompanied by comic banter, political ranting, and the ability to play several instruments simultaneously.

Art Blakey, jazz drummer and bandleader, father of "hard bop" uncredited photo

Drummerworld: Art Blakey - Abdullah Ibn Buhaina

Drummerworld Page for Art Blakey - Abdullah Ibn Buhaina

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia. I love this album. Vinyl Music, Lp Vinyl, Vinyl Art, Lp Cover, Vinyl Cover, Cover Art, Greatest Album Covers, Music Album Covers, Cover Design

Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - A Night In Tunisia

A Night in Tunisia is a jazz album by Art Blakey and the Jazz Messengers, released in 1960. From the liner notes by Barbara J. Gardner:...

Ahmad Jamal & Yusef Lateef - Live at l'Olympia (Live Album Teaser) Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Yusef Lateef, All About Jazz, Jazz Funk, Smooth Jazz, Miles Davis, Album Releases, Jazz Blues


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Rahsaan Roland Kirk playing for children in the park. Roland Kirk, Hard Bop, Free Jazz, Jazz Musicians, Jazz Blues, Wonders Of The World, Family Photos, Musicals, In This Moment

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The Top 100

One more to swing out 2010: The curtains in the background are designed by yours truly, recorded at Skylab 3/14/10, the Top 100 2009 exhibition still going strong, The Murder Party from Columbus, Ohio in their first gig ever, in a memorable performance that at the time I listed in the second top 10 of the year (see post: Skylab, April 8, 2010), the last entry for the Top 100 2010 in 2010. The video posted by their guitarist Royce Icon, makes it that a performance I saw live, can be…

Art Blakey at his “A Night In Tunisia” session of Aug. (Francis Wolff © Mosaic Images LLC) Rhythm and Blues: The photographer behind Blue Note records that defined a label - The Washington Post Jazz Artists, Jazz Musicians, Blues Artists, Miles Davis, Rhythm And Blues, Jazz Blues, Arte Jazz, A Night In Tunisia, Francis Wolff

Jazz Photography by Francis Wolff

Francis Wolff was a record company executive, photographer and record producer. Wolff's skills, as an executive and a photographer, were important contributions to the success of the Blue Note record label. After a career as a commercial photographer in Germany, Wolff emigrated to the United States. A Jew, he left Berlin for New York in the late 1930s. In 1939 in New York his childhood friend Alfred Lion had co-founded Blue Note Records (with sleeping partner Max Margulis, who soon dropped…