Dear Friends in Japan It has been almost twenty years since The Jazz Messengers and I first visited Japan. I can clearly recall the execitement, the depth of feeling, we all felt. We were so surprised to find so many Jazz enthusiasts so far from home. The energy generated by the greeting we received from the Japanese people was incredible. Now, a live recording of our concert at Sankei Hall in Tokyo is being released.
In 1947 Art Blakey formed a short-lived big band that he named the 17 Messengers. He also recorded with a smaller group called the Jazz Messengers. In 1954 Blakey was a member of a co-operative band wit. ead Full Biography.
Jazz Messengers!!!!! is a 1961 jazz album released by Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers for Impulse! Records. Expanding to a sextet for the first time, it was the group's final recording with Bobby Timmons, who would be replaced by Cedar Walton. There is only one original; the rest are standards that have not been overdone. À la Mode" (Curtis Fuller) - 6:40.
The Jazz Messengers's A Day With Art Blakey 1961, Vol. 1 album. The Jazz Messengers Lyrics provided by SongLyrics. Do you like this album?
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Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers - At The Jazz Corner Of The World, Vol. 2 (Blue Note BLP 4016). Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers Avec Barney Wilen - Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1960 (Soundtrack) (Fontana (F) 680 203 ML). Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers Avec Barney Wilen - Les Liaisons Dangereuses 1960 (Soundtrack) (Fontana (J) 28JD-10169). Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - A Day With Art Blakey 1961 (Baybridge (J) 30CP-23/24). Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Tokyo 1961 (somethin'else (J) RJ28-5503). Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Pisces (Blue Note (J) GXF-3060). Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Roots & Herbs (Blue Note BST 84347).
|A2||The Breeze And I||9:58|
|B2||It's Only A Paper Moon||11:55|
|B1||Round About Midnight||11:26|
|B2||A Night In Tunisia||15:57|
|ULS-6100||Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers||A Day With Art Blakey 1961 (2xLP, Album)||Baybridge Records||ULS-6100||Japan||1981|
|TECW-30518~519||Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers||A Day With Art Blakey 1961 (2xCD, Album, Mono)||Baybridge Records||TECW-30518~519||Japan||1997|