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Red Garland Trio, “On Green Dolphin Street” from Swingin’ on the Korner (2015)

Red Garland Trio, “On Green Dolphin Street” from Swingin’ on the Korner (2015)

Red Garland playing “On Green Dolphin Street” with Philly Joe Jones and Leroy Vinnegar? Say no more.

The Red Garland Trio – Groovy [Rudy Van Gelder Remaster] (1957)

The Red Garland Trio – Groovy [Rudy Van Gelder Remaster] (1957)

As we like to note here so many times, there’s a lot of Miles Davis sidemen who have gone on to have notable careers of their own. Just among keyboardists, you’ve got your Bill Evans, Wynton Kelly, Herbie Hancock, Keith Jarrett and Chick Corea. There’s another fine piano player who belongs in that exalted group, too: a smooth character fromRead More

Miles Davis All-Stars – Broadcast Sessions 1958-59 (2008)

Miles Davis All-Stars – Broadcast Sessions 1958-59 (2008)

There is a grail-like anticipation to these recordings, captured during four live performances just as trumpeter Miles Dewey Davis’s career transformed from a twinkling light at dusk into remarkable super nova. Too, these aren’t your run-of-the-mill sideman constellations; they are, actually, all stars. Namely, the band features a still-rising John Coltrane. Also Bill Evans, Cannonball Adderley and Red Garland. NotRead More

Deep Cuts: John Coltrane with the Red Garland Trio "Traneing In" (1957)

Just because I haven’t written a whole lot about John Coltrane up to this point doesn’t mean I don’t seriously revere the man’s music. But what is there left to be said about Coltrane that hasn’t already been said with much more eloquent words than I can muster? There are, however, a few Trane tunes I love that I rarelyRead More

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