’1959 – Jazz’s Greatest Year,’ Classic Albums by Miles Davis, Dave Brubeck and Charles Mingus All Celebrate 50th Anniversaries in 2009
In celebration of “1959 – Jazz’s Greatest Year,” all three of those albums have been reconfigured as multi-disc expanded editions (either with an additional audio CD, or video DVD, or both). With brand-new liner notes essays also planned for each title, these new editions of Time Out, Sketches of
The confluence of ground-breaking jazz albums issued in 1959 is a subject that has fascinated scholars and critics for the better part of a half-century. The same year that saw the deaths of jazz icons
Legendary Columbia Records producer
Individually, “1959 – Jazz’s Greatest Year” celebrates the following.
Time Out by the Dave Brubeck Quartet: Exotic non-traditional rhythm signatures became one of the trademarks of the quartet, with Brubeck on piano,
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