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Jesse Fuller, Sir Charles Thompson

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

We celebrate the birthday of blues legend Jesse Fuller, a one man band, playing 12-string guitar, harmonica, kazoo & fotdella(a bass instrument of his own design). We also celebrate the birthday of bop pianist Sir Charles Thompson who worked with Charlie Parker.



Lu's Blues
Artist Name: Gene Harris
Composer: Gene Harris
Soloists: Gene Harris-Piano
CD/Album: At Maybeck
Record co./Cat #: Concord Jazz 4536
Release Year: 1993


Jesse's New Midnight Special
Artist Name: Jesse Fuller
Composer: Jesse Fuller
Soloists: Jesse Fuller-Vocals, 12-String Guitar, Fotdella, Kazoo, Harmonica
CD/Album: Bluesville Original Blues Classic s Sampler
Record co./Cat #: Bluesville 3712-2
Release Year: 1963
Note: Birthday: Jesse Fuller 3.12.1896


Under The Spell Of The Blues
Artist Name: Catherine Russell
Composer: Edgar Sampson, Ken Harrison
Soloists: Catherine Russell-Vocals ; Mark Shane-Piano
CD/Album: Strictly Romancin'
Record co./Cat #: World Village 468101
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


What's New
Artist Name: Sir Charles Thompson
Composer: Bob Haggart, Johnny Burke
Soloists: Sir Charles Thompson-Piano
CD/Album: I Got Rhythm
Record co./Cat #: Delmark 537
Release Year: 2001
Note: Birthday: Sir Charles Thompson 3.12.1918


Takin' Off
Artist Name: Sir Charles Thompson
Composer: Sir Charles Thompson
Soloists: Sir Charles Thompson-Piano ; Charlie Parker-Alto Sax ; Dexter Gordon-Tenor Sax ; Buck Clayton-Trumpet
CD/Album: Takin' Off
Record co./Cat #: Delmark 450-2
Release Year: 1945
Note: Birthday: Sir Charles Thompson 3.12.1918


It Might As Well Be Spring
Artist Name: Sara Leib
Composer: Oscar Hammerstein II & Richard Rodgers
Soloists: Sara Leib-Vocals ; Taylor Eigsti-Piano ; Eric Harland-Drums
CD/Album: Secret Love
Record co./Cat #: OA2 Records 22088
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
Artist Name: David Budway
Composer: Cole Porter
Soloists: David Budway-Piano ; Jeff "Tain" Watts-Drums
CD/Album: A New Kiss
Record co./Cat #: MaxJazz 222
Release Year: 2011
Note: New


In A Mist
Artist Name: Bucky Pizzarelli
Composer: Bix Beiderbecke
Soloists: Bucky Pizzarelli-7 String Guitar
CD/Album: Challis In Wonderland
Record co./Cat #: Arbors Jazz Records 19435
Release Year: 2011
Note: New


Strangest Consequences
Artist Name: Enrico Pieranunzi
Composer: Enrico Pieranunzi
Soloists: Enrico Pieranunzi-Piano ; Scott Colley-Bass ; Antonio Sanchez-Drums
CD/Album: Permutation
Record co./Cat #: CamJazz 5043
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


No More Blues
Artist Name: Maureen Choi Quartet
Composer: Antonio Carlos Jobim
Soloists: Maureen Choi-Violin
CD/Album: Maureen Choi Quartet
Record co./Cat #: www.maureenchoi.com
Release Year: 2011
Note: New


Line For Lyons
Artist Name: Bruce Babad
Composer: Gerry Mulligan
Soloists: Bruce Babad-Alto Sax
CD/Album: A Tribute To Paul Desmond
Record co./Cat #: Primrose Lane Music 015
Release Year: 2011
Note: New


O Shenandoah
Artist Name: Rene Marie
Composer: Trad.
Soloists: Rene Marie-Vocals
CD/Album: Voice Of My Beautiful Country
Record co./Cat #: Motema Music 59
Release Year: 2011
Note: New


Artist Name: Gary Smulyan
Composer: Bobby Herb
Soloists: Gary Smulyan-Baritone Sax ; Mike LeDonne-Hammond B3 ; Peter Bernstein-Guitar ; Kenny Washington-Drums
CD/Album: Smul's Paradise
Record co./Cat #: Capri Records 74113-2
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


Sham Time
Artist Name: Eddie Harris
Composer: Eddie Harris
Soloists: Eddie Harris-Tenor Sax, Electronics ; Jodie Christian-Piano
CD/Album: The Best Of Eddie Harris
Record co./Cat #: Atlantic Jazz 1545-2
Release Year: 1967


Cold Duck
Artist Name: Al Jarreau
Composer: Eddie Harris, Al Jarreau
Soloists: Al Jarreau-Vocals
CD/Album: Accentuate The Positive
Record co./Cat #: Verve B0001634-02
Release Year: 2004


Up Jumped Spring
Artist Name: Abbey Lincolin featuring Stan Getz
Composer: Abbey Lincolin, Freddie Hubbard
Soloists: Abbey Lincolin-Vocals ; Stan Getz-Tenor Sax
CD/Album: You Gotta Pay The Band
Record co./Cat #: Verve 314 511 110-2
Release Year: 1991


Myself When I Am Real
Artist Name: Charles Mingus
Composer: Charles Mingus
Soloists: Charles Mingus-Piano
CD/Album: Mingus Plays Piano
Record co./Cat #: Impulse! 217
Release Year: 1963


Blue In Green
Artist Name: Chano Dominguez
Composer: Miles Davis
Soloists: Chano Dominguez-Piano
CD/Album: Flamenco Sketches
Record co./Cat #: Blue Note Records 79453 2
Release Year: 2012
Note: New


Artist Name: Marcin Wasilewski Trio
Composer: Marcin Wasilewski
Soloists: Marcin Wasilewski-Piano
CD/Album: Faithful
Record co./Cat #: ECM 2208
Release Year: 2011
Note: New
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