Now fully updated--the critically acclaimed guide to the world of jazz on CD Where can you find a complete set of Ella Fitzgerald's many songbook recordings? Who are the influences of Wynton Marsalis, Harry Connick, Jr., and Joshua Redman? What are the earliest available recordings of trumpeter Chet Baker? Leading critics Richard Cook and Brian Morton answer these and myriad other questions in The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD--the most comprehensive critical guide to jazz recordings available.Apart from the horrendous a#39;Moon Maidena#39;, on which Ellington plays celeste, ita#39;s an averagely appealing album with some assured big-band playing and a useful ... notably those trying to fill Johnny Hodgesa#39;s shoes, for which they should have been assigned rabbita#39;s feet). ... Standards: Live At The Salle Pleyel JMY 101 1 2 CD Ellington; Cat Anderson, Mercer Ellington, Cootie Williams (t); Lawrence Brown.
|Title||:||The Penguin Guide to Jazz on CD, LP and Cassette|
|Author||:||Richard Cook, Brian Morton|
|Publisher||:||Penguin - 1992|