Bluesology: The Modern Jazz Quartet Anthology

Bluesology: The Modern Jazz Quartet Anthology

by The Modern Jazz Quartet
     
 

This two-disc collection, Bluesology: The Modern Jazz Quartet Anthology, brings together tracks recorded by the influential jazz ensemble from throughout their time with Atlantic Records. A sophisticated chamber jazz ensemble centered around pianist John Lewis, See more details below

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This two-disc collection, Bluesology: The Modern Jazz Quartet Anthology, brings together tracks recorded by the influential jazz ensemble from throughout their time with Atlantic Records. A sophisticated chamber jazz ensemble centered around pianist John Lewis, the Modern Jazz Quartet became known for its compositional, classical-influenced approach to jazz that nonetheless retained plenty of swinging improvisation. Bluesology provides a superb overview of the group's career from the '50s through the '70s.

Product Details

Release Date:
07/20/2009
Label:
Warner Bros Uk
UPC:
0603497968831
catalogNumber:
9796883
Rank:
106301

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Album Credits

Performance Credits

Modern Jazz Quartet   Primary Artist
Jimmy Giuffre   Clarinet,Guest Appearance
Jim Hall   Guitar,Guest Appearance
Milt Jackson   Vibes
John Lewis   Piano
Sonny Rollins   Saxophone
Connie Kay   Drums
Percy Heath   Bass
Ralph Pena   Bass,Guest Appearance
Jimmy Giuffre 3   Guest Appearance
John G. Lewis   Piano
Gunter Shuller   Conductor
Gunter Shuller   Conductor

Technical Credits

Sigmund Romberg   Composer
Heitor Villa-Lobos   Composer
Dizzy Gillespie   Composer
Jimmy Giuffre   Composer
Milt Jackson   Composer
John Lewis   Composer
Cootie Williams   Composer
Raymond Fol   Arranger
Ornette Coleman   Composer
Benny Golson   Composer
Oscar Hammerstein   Composer
Jon Hendricks   Composer
Thelonious Monk   Composer
Frank Paparelli   Composer
Giovanni Scatola   Mastering
Traditional   Composer
Kevin Le Gendre   Liner Notes
Bernard D. Hanigen   Composer

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