mikeweil

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  1. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Last night before sleeping: This morning:
  2. ... so is Anoushka Shankar!
  3. Noal Cohen's Recent Discographies

    Thanks for accepting my conclusions on the Jon Hendricks session with Wes and Pony Poindexter - just correct my last name to Weil (I'm not related to composer Kurt Weill).
  4. What Classical Music Are You Listening To?

    One more this afternoon:
  5. Jazz CD bargains

    Just ordered a copy from amazon.de - would have been more expensive with shipping to Germany. Looks very insteresting, thanks for mentioning this.
  6. What Classical Music Are You Listening To?

    ... and a rare case of baroque opera not taking itself too seriously. Many seem to think that everything had to be as restrained a schurch music, where musical humor was much more important. Now playing:
  7. What Classical Music Are You Listening To?

    17th century opera sunday:
  8. Candido Camero - RIP

    R.I.P. His playing was so clear and structured that I transcribed some of his solos for my conga students to show them how to build a solo. My personal favourite are his exchanges with Kenny Clarke on Kenny Burrell's first Blue Note LP. Gracias, Maestro!
  9. Los Ritmos Calientes - The Cal Tjader Forum

    Just received my reference copy of the second edition of S. Duncan Reid's Cal Tjader biography: https://mcfarlandbooks.com/product/cal-tjader2/ More detailed than the first edition. Support the author and get a copy!
  10. For all the fans on the board, and all those to become, a thread dedicated to one of my favourite doorbellists, to share photos, comments about your favourites etc. I will post a review/description of a CD every now and then to make buying decisions easier for you. Click here: Cal Tjader album reference guide
  11. Album covers with people hidin' ....

    That's a good one!
  12. Album covers with people hidin' ....

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  13. Album Covers with Bare Feet ....

    Now that's a fun one!
  14. what are you drinking right now?

    This weekend's evening bottle - 2019 Riesling vom Löss, trocken, Lorcher Kapellenberg. I'm not a Riesling fan, but this one tastes nice. A gift from a friend whom I supply with my CD doubles.
  15. Sexiest album covers

  16. Harold Nicholas and his orchestra 1959--personnel?

    The Lord Disco has no personnel. I'm afraid there was none listed on the original cover, although I can't find a pic of that issue. It could be it was a compilation of tracks issued on singles and EPs, like this one: Two of these tracks were on a 45 with Jimmy Walter's Orchestra: https://www.discogs.com/Harold-Nicholas-Accompanied-By-Jimmy-Walter-Et-Son-Orchestre-St-Louis-Blues-That-Old-Black-Magic/release/15407452