Posts Tagged 'Duke Ellington'

Billie Holiday ‘Lady in Satin’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

Play all to listen to Billie Holiday’s two big influences – Louis Armstrong and Bessie Smith – and a journey through the career and live performances of Lady Day.

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Thelonious Monk ‘Brilliant Corners’ Musical Lead-Up Playlist

‘Play All’ for Thelonious Monk’s musical inspirations, pieces prior to ‘Brilliant Corners’, his performance with Miles Davis and the music of his collaborators.

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Album of the Month: Thelonious Monk ‘Brilliant Corners’

The legendary composer and pianist tackled one of his most complex recordings and pushed his band to the limit on this pinnacle of postwar jazz.

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Classic Album Sundays at Glasgow Jazz Festival 2014

CAS and Loud & Clear will once again host listening sessions from 26-29 June at the Glasgow Jazz Festival. Join us as we play some of the greatest albums ever made from Miles Davis to Bob Marley, rounding off with Etta James!

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Classic Album Sundays at the Glasgow Jazz Festival

CAS and Loud & Clear will host listening sessions from 26-30 June with presentations by journalists, radio broadcasters, DJs and even the artists themselves!

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