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Full Moon

03/07/12 9:00PM By George Thomas

Well, we started with a few selections inspired by the Full Moon, and ended up with two hours dedicated to powerful orb: "How High The Moon," "What A Little Moonlight Can Do," "Moon," "Moon And Sand," "Winter Moon,"  "The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress," "Moonglow" and many more titles.



Moon Ray
Artist Name: Marianne Solivan
Composer: Artie Shaw, Paul Madison, Arthur Quenzer
Soloists: Marianne Solivan-Vocals ; Jeremy Pelt-Trumpet ; Peter Bernstein-Guitar ; Christian McBride-Bass
CD/Album: Prisoner Of Love
Record co./Cat #: Hipnotic Records 10007
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


Moon Country
Artist Name: Dave McKenna
Composer: Johnny Mercer, Hoagy Carmichael
Soloists: Dave McKenna-Piano
CD/Album: A Celebration Of Hoagy Carmichael
Record co./Cat #: Concord Jazz 4227
Release Year: 1983


What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Artist Name: Billie Holiday
Composer: H. Woods
Soloists: Billie Holiday-Vocals ; Benny Goodman-Clarinet ; Ben Webster-Tenor Sax ; Teddy Wilson-Piano ; John Kirby-Bass ; Cozy Cole-Drums
CD/Album: The Billie Holiday Collection, Volume 1
Record co./Cat #: Columbia/Legacy 87067
Release Year: 1935


It's Only A Paper Moon
Artist Name: Kenny Drew Trio
Composer: Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg, Billy Rose
Soloists: Kenny Drew-Piano ; Paul Chambers-Bass ; Philly Joe Jones-Drums
CD/Album: The Kenny Drew Trio
Record co./Cat #: Riverside 224
Release Year: 1956


Fly Me To The Moon
Artist Name: Diana Krall
Composer: Bart Howard
Soloists: Diana Krall-Piano, Vocals ; Anthony Wilson-Guitar
CD/Album: Live In Paris
Record co./Cat #: Verve 440 065 109-2
Release Year: 2002


It's Only A Paper Moon
Artist Name: Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers
Composer: Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg, Billy Rose
Soloists: Freddie Hubbard-Trumpet ; Curtis Fuller-Trombone ; Wayne Shorter-Tenor Sax ; Cedar Walton-Piano ; Art Blakey-Drums
CD/Album: Three Blind Mice, Vol. 2
Record co./Cat #: Blue Note Records 84452-2
Release Year: 1961


Moonlight Saving Time
Artist Name: Blossom Dearie
Composer: Irving Kahal, Harry Richman
Soloists: Blossom Dearie-Piano, Vocals
CD/Album: Once Upon A Summertime
Record co./Cat #: Verve 314 517 223-2
Release Year: 1958


Poem Of The Moon
Artist Name: Vince Mendoza
Composer: Vince Mendoza
CD/Album: Nights On Earth
Record co./Cat #: Horizontal Jazz 092011-2
Release Year: 2011
Note: New


How High The Moon (la lune est grise...mon coeur aussi)
Artist Name: Abbey Lincoln
Composer: Morgan Lewis, Jacques Larue, Nancy Hamilton
Soloists: Abbey Lincoln-Vocals ; Clark Terry-Trumpet ; Jackie McLean-Alto Sax ; Alain Jean-Marie-Piano
CD/Album: The World Is Falling Down
Record co./Cat #: Verve 843 476-2
Release Year: 1990


Artist Name: William Parker Quartet
Composer: William Parker
Soloists: William Parker-Bass ; Hamid Drake-DRums ; Rob Brown-Alto Sax ; Lewis Barnes-Trumpet
CD/Album: O' Neal's Porch
Record co./Cat #: AUM Fidelity 022-2
Release Year: 2003


Moon And Sand
Artist Name: Anne Ducros
Composer: Alec Wilder, Morty Palitz
Soloists: Anne Ducros-Vocals ; Enrico Pierranunzi-Piano
CD/Album: Piano, piano
Record co./Cat #: Dreyfus Jazz 36 674-2
Release Year: 2005


Winter Moon
Artist Name: Art Pepper
Composer: Hoagy Carmichael, Harold Adamson
Soloists: Art Pepper-Alto Sax
CD/Album: The Art Of The Ballad
Record co./Cat #: Prestige 11010-2
Release Year: 1980


The Moon Is A Harsh Mistress
Artist Name: Sheila Jordan
Composer: Jimmy Webb
Soloists: Sheila Jordan-Vocals ; Paul Kahn-Piano
CD/Album: Jazz Child
Record co./Cat #: HighNote 7029
Release Year: 1999


Artist Name: Sarah Vaughan
Composer: DeLange, Hudson
Soloists: Sarah Vaughan-Vocals
CD/Album: The Complete Roulette Sarah Vaughan Studio Sessions
Record co./Cat #: Mosaic 8-214
Release Year: 1962


The Moon
Artist Name: Dollar Brand (Abdullah Ibrahim)
Composer: Dollar Brand
Soloists: Dollar Brand-Piano
CD/Album: African Piano
Record co./Cat #: ECM 23302-2
Release Year: 1973


What A Little Moonlight Can Do
Artist Name: Dee Dee Bridgewater
Composer: H. Woods
Soloists: Dee Dee Bridgewater-Vocals
CD/Album: Keeping Tradition
Record co./Cat #: Verve 314 519 607-2
Release Year: 1992


It's Only A Paper Moon
Artist Name: Paul McCartney
Composer: Harold Arlen, Yip Harburg, Billy Rose
Soloists: Paul McCartney-Vocals ; Diana Krall-Piano
CD/Album: Kisses On The Bottom
Record co./Cat #: Hear Music/Concord Music 33369-02
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


My Romance
Artist Name: Lou Colombo
Composer: Rodgers & Hart
Soloists: Lou Colombo-Trumpet ; Dave McKenna-Piano
CD/Album: I Remember Bobby
Record co./Cat #: Concord Jazz 4435
Release Year: 1990
Note: R.I.P. Lou Colombo 3.3.2012


How High The Moon
Artist Name: The Oscar Peterson Trio
Composer: Morgan Lewis, Nancy Hamilton
Soloists: Oscar Peterson-Piano ; Ray Brown-Bass
CD/Album: At The Stratford Shakespearean Festival
Record co./Cat #: Verve 314 513 752-2
Release Year: 1956
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