"Thank you Ray for requesting to be my friend.
Popped on to your page and was genuinely impressed with your talent and smooth groove. I look forward in sharing in all your future successes.
HI RAY.OK, YOU ARE NOT SON TO THE FAMOUS BASS PLAYER.I THINK RAY BROWN IS A VERY ORDINARY NAME IN USA COUNTRY.THERE S OTHER MEMBER OF JAZZ NET CALLED RAY BROWN JR. DO YOU KNOW HIM? OK,RAY, THANKS TO YOUR INTEREST...OUR INTEREST TO PROMOTE IN BRAZIL MORE BEAT, GROOVE, SWING MUSIC.LIKE I TOLD YOU, IN BRAZIL THERE S NOT A FULL TIME JAZZ FM STATIONS...NO JAZZ MAGAZINE...MANY FEW JAZZ FESTIVALS...AT MOST TEN EVERY YEAR, I DO MY BEST WITH MY TWO HOURS WEEK AT WWW.RADIOLESTE345FM.COM.BR THIS SITE IS UNDER RE-PAGE. IF YOU WANT SEND ME ONE CD-PROMOTE RAY,I NEED YOU E-MAIL ME email@example.com saying...OK, YOU CAN PLAY MY MUSIC IN YOUR BRAZILIAN JAZZ RADIO SHOW....I WILL PRINT AND FILE. ARE THE RADIO RULES. ALSO, I PUT IN THE UNDER LINES THE STRONGEST JAZZ INFLUENCES ABOUT THE MUSICIAN, PLEASE, RAY, TELL ME YOURS MOST PIANO JAZZ INFLUENCES...HERBIE HANCOCK? OSCAR PETERSON... WELL, THE RADIO ADDRESS IS................................ RADIO LESTE --- RUA DR. GOULIN, 291 CURITIBA PARANA BRAZIL ZIP CODE 800 30 290 ATT EDSON LUIZ KRUG....................ONCE MORE, RAY, THANKS A LOT TO YOUR SUPPORT.WHEN I RECEIVE YOUR CD-PROMOTE I E-MAIL ABOUT. REGARDS.
HI RAY, DO YOU IS A SON FROM GREAT BASS PLAYER RAY BROWN? I SAY THAT BECAUSE ONE MEMBER FROM JAZZ NET IS SON FROM STAN GETZ SAX PLAYER.I INTRODUCE TWO HOURS WEEK IN BRAZILIAN JAZZ RADIO SHOW.IF YOU WANT SEE YOUR MUSIC IN BRAZILIANS JAZZ WAVES, I GIVE YOU THE RADIO ADDRESS. REGARDS. MY REAL JOB IS NEWS PAPER MAN.MY LOVE BY JAZZ TURN ME A RADIO MAN SHOW. I FALL IN LOVE WITH JAZZ WHEN I HEARD, TO 20 YEARS AGO, A FAMOUS RECORDING....JIMMY SMITH AND WESS MONTGOMERY. WITH BLUES BASE TO IMPROVISATIONS, JIMMY DRIVES ME CRAZY.
The Jazz Network is exactly what the title suggests, a place where you get to mix and mingle with those who have not only an appreciation for Jazz but a forum to hear new up and coming artists as well. I've hooked up with so many of my old friends that I've lost contact with over the years here and it's been a great place to meet folk, appreciate good music and Musicianship. What an incredible idea!!
Pianist and singer Barbara Carroll was host Marian McPartland's second guest during the first season of Piano Jazz. Thirty years later, Carroll makes a return appearance to reminisce with her friend about their experiences at the Hickory House and the Oak Room. Carroll gives a charming performance of "Very Early" and McPartland improvises a musical portrait of her guest.
The great composer and bandleader was distraught over the 1967 death of Billy Strayhorn, his songwriting and arranging partner of 28 years. But Ellington took Strayhorn's passing as an impetus, born of necessity, to increase his own productivity. Here are five examples.
At the Village Vanguard, one flight down from the hubbub of New York City, in a tight space packed with people, we're about to embark on a musical odyssey by sea. Our captain is saxophonist Chris Potter, who's launching his Odyssey-inspired album The Sirens.
Divine: The Jazz Albums, 1954-1958 packs four CDs with Vaughan's music, recorded live or in the studio with bands big and small. Two live albums from Chicago nightclubs are standouts, partly when a performance threatens to slide off the rails.