Sadly, we have another memorial post this week, this time remembering Tim Hauser.
Newstalgia Downbeat featuring The Erroll Garner Trio and Perez Prado and His Orchestra, live at Birdland and broadcast June 4, 1955.
(Birdland on 52nd Street - A hotbed of Jazz activity in the 1950s) A live set from July 3, 1952 featuring Arnett Cobb and his Orchestra and The George Shearing Quintet at Birdland on 52nd Street in New York. NBC radio, throughout the 1940s
Newstalgia Downbeat with Stan Kenton and his Orchestra, live at Birdland in New York on June 27, 1953.
Newstalgia Downbeat with Count Basie, live from Birdland in New York City, July 31, 1952.
Newstalgia Downbeat with the ever-popular Count Basie and his Orchestra holding forth at Birdland on January 9, 1956.
Newstalgia Downbeat with Stan Kenton and his Orchestra live from Birdland in New York on July 11, 1955.
Newstalgia Downbeat with a live set from Birdland in New York featuring Jazz/blues vocal giant Arthur Prysock and guitarist extraordinaire Slim Gaillard. Recorded by NBC for their Stars In Jazz Series - September 9, 1952
Newstalgia Downbeat with Carmen McRae and The Australian Jazz Quintet live from Birdland in New York City, 1956.
(The inimitable Mr. B and associates) Somebody asked me who I thought my favorite Jazz singer was. I admit that was a really tough question because