Jazz Unlimited for January 12, 2014 will present “Live Jazz from the Five-Spot, Village Gate and Café Bohemia.” Energy reflected back to performing artists from an up close and personal audience often brings out the best performances. We will feature live performances from Donald Byrd & Pepper Adams, Les McCann, Stanley Turrentine, Mongo Santamaria, Kenny Dorham, Coleman Hawkins, Sir Roland Hanna, Kenny Burrell, Herbie Mann, Horace Silver, Charles Mingus, Miles Davis. Thelonious Monk, John Coltrane, Sonny Rollins, the George Russell Sextet, Booker Little & Eric Dolphy and Alice Coltrane.
The Slide Show presents some of my photographs of he musicians heard on tonight's show.
Here is a video of the Horace Silver Quintet planing "Senor Blues' in 1959. Horace Silver (p) Blue Mitchell (tp) Junior Cook (ts) Gene Taylor (b) and Louis Hayes (d)