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Art Blakey Quintet - A Night At Birdland, Volume 2 FLAC album


Performer: Art Blakey Quintet
Genre: Jazz
Title: A Night At Birdland, Volume 2
Country: US
Released: 1976
Style: Hard Bop
FLAC version ZIP size: 1932 mb
MP3 version ZIP size: 1517 mb
WMA version ZIP size: 1926 mb
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A Night at Birdland Vol. 1 is a 1954 release by jazz artist Art Blakey, and a quintet which featured Clifford Brown, Lou Donaldson, Horace Silver and Curly Russell. It was first released by Blue Note Records as a 10" LP (BLP 5037) and then as a 12" LP (BLP 1521) containing material from the second 10" album

Art Blakey Quintet 1954 A Night At Birdland, Volume 1 - Full Album 53:06. Art Blakey Quintet 1954 A Night At Birdland, Volume 1 - 01 Split Kick 09:45. Art Blakey Quintet 1954 A Night At Birdland, Volume 1 - 06 Wee-Dot (alternate take) 06:55. Art Blakey Quintet 1954 A Night At Birdland, Volume 1 - 04 A Night In Tunisia 09:14. Art Blakey Quintet 1954 A Night At Birdland, Volume 1 - 04 A Night In Tunisia 06:55.

Freewheeling Intense Aggressive Boisterous Cathartic Confident Energetic Fiery Literate Nocturnal Passionate Rollicking Rousing Sophisticated Earthy Visceral. Art Blakey Quintet, Art Blakey. When Art Blakey founded the Jazz Messengers, his initial goal was to not only make his mark on the hard bop scene, but to always bring younger players into the fold, nurture them, and send them out as leaders in their own right. the mid-'60s Miles Davis Quintet. Everybody must own copies of all volumes of A Night at Birdland.

Download A Night At Birdland (Volume 2) by Art Blakey in high-resolution audio at ProStudioMasters. This is the second volume of a classic live album recorded in February 1954 at New York City nightclub Birdland, originally released on 10" vinyl, later repackaged with volume one and additional material on a 12" LP. Drummer Art Blakey leads the quintet, a nascent Jazz Messengers, but this performance is as much about trumpeter Clifford Brown as Blakey. The rest of the excellent quintet includes Lou Donaldson on alto saxophone, Curley Russell on bass and Horace Silver on piano. 192 kHz, 24-bit and 96 kHz, 24-bit PCM - Blue Note Records Studio Masters.

Album · 1953 · 14 Songs. A Night At Birdland, Vol. 2 (Original Album Plus Bonus Tracks, 1954).

For all intents and purposes, the style of jazz known as hard bop came of age at this February 1954 live date from the famous New York club. Published on March 15, 2013.

Tracklist

A1 Wee-Dot
A2 If I Had You
A3 Quicksilver (Alternate Master)
B1 Now's The Time
B2 Confirmation

Companies, etc.

  • Manufactured By – Toshiba EMI Ltd
  • Recorded At – Birdland

Credits

  • Alto Saxophone – Lou Donaldson
  • Bass – Curly Russell
  • Design [Cover] – Reid K. Miles*
  • Drums – Art Blakey
  • Liner Notes – Leonard Feather
  • Photography By [Photo] – Francis Wolff
  • Piano – Horace Silver
  • Producer – Alfred Lion
  • Recorded By – Rudy Van Gelder
  • Trumpet – Clifford Brown

Notes

Recorded live on February 21, 1954.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
BLP 1522 Art Blakey Quintet A Night At Birdland, Volume 2 ‎(LP, Comp, Mono) Blue Note BLP 1522 US 1956
BLP 1522 Art Blakey Quintet A Night At Birdland, Volume 2 ‎(LP, Comp, Mono, RE) Blue Note BLP 1522 US 1966
BLP 1522 Art Blakey Quintet A Night At Birdland Volume 2 ‎(LP, Album, Mono, RE) Blue Note BLP 1522 France 1982
CDP 7 46520 2 Art Blakey Quintet A Night At Birdland • Volume 2 ‎(CD, Album, Mono, RE) Blue Note CDP 7 46520 2 US 1987
BLP 1522 Art Blakey Quintet A Night At Birdland, Volume 2 ‎(LP, Comp, Mono, RE) Blue Note BLP 1522 US 1959