optatio

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  • Birthday 06/03/1939

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  1. what are you drinking right now?

    There is a direct train connection between Göttingen and Vienna ...
  2. what are you drinking right now?

    Lucky one https://www.vivino.com/hilberg-pasquero-nebbiolo-d-alba/w/100262?year=2004 !
  3. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    November 22 - see http://www.myramelford.com/projects/project/display/id/4/Snowy-Egret She will also come to my hometown Göttingen November 17 for our 41st Jazzfestival. Line up of "Snowy Egret": Myra Melford (p), Ron Miles (cnt), Liberty Ellman (g), Stomu Takeishi (b), Gerald Cleaver (dr). https://www.jazzfestival-goettingen.de/index2.php/artists/myra-melford-snowy-egret/
  4. The Tuba players

    I saw Bob Stewart here November 7, 2015 with Tony Malaby´s TubaCello instead of the announced Dan Peck at the 38. Goettinger Jazzfestival: Tony Malaby (ss), Christopher Hoffmann (cello), Bob Stewart (tuba), John Hollenbeck (dr).
  5. The Tuba players

    Look instead here:
  6. https://www.discogs.com/label/275940-Thats-JAZZ-2
  7. CHARLES MINGUS: BLUES & ROOTS. ATLANTIC 50 232 [1976]
  8. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Same here - just in my hands ;-)!
  9. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    Oh, one of the 'silver issues'!
  10. So, What Are You Listening To NOW?

    ! "The album features the final recordings of longtime Ellington saxophonist Johnny Hodges, who died between the album's two recording sessions." Wikipedia, New Orleans Suite.
  11. Agreed! Here is the back cover: But Kent Carter claims that he's the bassist - see discogs: https://www.discogs.com/de/Mal-Waldron-The-Whirling-Dervish/release/2509314 Here is the text on the back cover enlarged: Who is right?
  12. Charles Aznavour 1924-2018

    R.I.P. Note: With Jacky Terrasson at the piano (photo)
  13. MAL WALDRON WITH THE STEVE LACY QUINTET. AMERICA 30 AM 6124 [1972]