The trumpeter passed away at age 25, yet the rich body of work he left behind sealed his reputation as one of the greatest trumpet players ever.
On October 9, 1971, ‘Inner City Blues (Make Me Wanna Holler),' the latest 45 from Marvin's immortal 'What's Going On' album, bowed on the US pop and R&B charts.
On August 26, 1950, Patti entered the US charts with the song that became her first No. 1.
Explore how the Newport Jazz Festival survived riots, rock, and revolution to birth some of jazz’s greatest live albums.
There has been no shortage of songs about the Moon, from romantic ballads to conspiracy theory-fuelled considerations and zeitgeist-capturing hits.
The series launches on 31 July with new editions of Stan Getz and João Gilberto’s 'Getz/Gilberto' and 'Louis Armstrong Meets Oscar Peterson'.
Lying somewhere on the spectrum between avant-garde jazz and free jazz, astral jazz represented one of the most experimental periods in jazz’s history.
Everyone from Frank Sinatra to Lady Gaga has sung from The Great American Songbook – classic songs so familiar they are woven into our cultural fabric.
There is no shortage of talented vocalists, but the best female jazz singers possess unique voices which hold their own against their male counterparts.
The 12-track collection will be available in both black and gold vinyl options.
Including career-defining sessions that continue to make their influence felt, the best jazz albums of all time offer a wealth of stunning, must-hear music.
Entitled 'Billie', the film is to be directed by James Erskine, and has received backing from Concord, the successor to the iconic singer's estate.
The former winner of the Sarah Vaughan International Vocal Competition arrives on Concord Jazz.
The new collection is released in time for the 100th anniversary of the iconic conductor/composer's birth on 25 August.
Ella Fitzgerald, Lester Young and Oscar Peterson are among the reissued jazz royalty.