Thursday, February 27, 2014
CD Compilation of the Month - "Jazz District: Best of CTI"
"Jazz District - Best of CTI" (Kultur Spiegel)
Original tracks produced by Creed Taylor and recorded by Rudy Van Gelder
Compilation Produced by Gerry Wetzel
Arranged by Don Sebesky, Bob James, Deodato, Lalo Schifrin, Joe Beck & David Matthews
Including tracks performed by Antonio Carlos Jobim, Astrud Gilberto, Hubert Laws, Jim Hall, Don Sebesky, Ron Carter, Milt Jackson, Eumir Deodato, Airto Moreira, Hank Crawford, Stanley Turrentine, Idris Muhammad, Esther Phillips, Nina Simone, Lalo Schifrin, Paul Desmond, George Benson, Freddie Hubbard, Randy Weston, Kenny Burrell, Gabor Szabo, Johnny Hammond, Joe Farrell, Fuse One, Chet Baker & Gerry Mulligan.
Featured sidemen: Dom Um Romão, João Palma, Sivuca, Gene Bertoncini, Ray Barretto, Herbie Hancock, Billy Cobham, Jack DeJohnette, Connie Kay, Will Lee, Gary King, Stanley Clarke, John Tropea, Urbie Green, Jeremy Steig, Joe Beck, David Sanborn, Michael Brecker, Randy Brecker, Roland Hanna, Steve Gadd, Ed Bickert, Keith Jarrett, Bernard Purdie, John McLaughlin, Chick Corea, Dave Holland et al