Jacky Mclean

Jackie McLean - Strange Blues (1957) {Prestige OJCCD-354-2, rel 1989}

Jackie McLean - Strange Blues (1957) {Prestige OJCCD-354-2, rel 1989}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 190 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 89 Mb
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© 1957, 1989 Prestige/ Fantasy / OJC | OJCCD-354-2
Jazz / Hard Bop / Saxophone

The last of the Jackie McLean Prestige sessions, this LP has material from two different sets, but fortunately, the music is on a higher level than one might expect of "leftovers." "Strange Blues" is from a marathon quartet set that McLean had with pianist Mal Waldron, bassist Arthur Phipps, and drummer Art Taylor, as is a rendition of "What's New" that is an alternate version to the one included on Makin' the Changes. In addition, "Disciples Love Affair" and "Millie's Pad" match McLean with the tuba of Ray Draper (who contributed both songs), trumpeter Webster Young, pianist John Meyers, bassist Bill Salter, and drummer Larry Ritchie, while the incomplete "Not So Strange Blues" is all McLean on an explosive blues with the rhythm section. A generally strong set chiefly recommended to Jackie McLean completists.

Jacky Terrasson - Mirror (2007) {Blue Note}  Music

Posted by TestTickles at Nov. 25, 2016
Jacky Terrasson - Mirror (2007) {Blue Note}

Jacky Terrasson - Mirror (2007) {Blue Note}
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 152 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 119 mb
Genre: jazz

Mirror is the 2007 album by American jazz pianist Jacky Terrasson. This was released by the Blue Note label.

Jacky Terrasson / Stephane Belmondo - Mother (2016) {Impulse!}  Music

Posted by tiburon at Oct. 30, 2016
Jacky Terrasson / Stephane Belmondo - Mother (2016) {Impulse!}

Jacky Terrasson / Stephane Belmondo - Mother (2016) {Impulse!}
EAC 1.1 | FLAC tracks level 8 | Cue+Log+M3U | Full Scans 300dpi | 301MB + 5% Recovery
Genre: Jazz

The genesis of the duet partnership of pianist Jacky Terrasson and trumpeter/flugelhornist Stephane Belmondo stretches back 30 years. Close friends from their days living and playing in Paris and then while band mates in vocalist Dee Dee Bridgewater’s groups in the mid-‘90s, the pair enjoyed a simpatico musical relationship. But they lost contact over the years until six years ago when they reconnected and played a duo show in the south of France. That proved to be the seed of their sublime duo album on Impulse, Mother, that was recorded last fall and in April of this year at Recall Studios in the southern France village of Pompignan.

Jacky Terrasson & Cassandra Wilson - Rendezvous (1997)  Music

Posted by mark70 at Sept. 13, 2016
Jacky Terrasson & Cassandra Wilson - Rendezvous (1997)

Jacky Terrasson & Cassandra Wilson - Rendezvous (1997)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 48:54 min | 113 MB
Genre: Jazz, Vocal Jazz | Label: Blue Note Records

For this notable set, pianist Jacky Terrasson teams up with the smoky, chance-taking vocalist Cassandra Wilson, either Lonnie Plaxico or Kenny Davis on bass and percussionist Mino Cinelu. The music is quite impressionistic and atmospheric. Terrasson and Wilson stick to standards, but their renditions of such songs as "Old Devil Moon," "My Ship," "Tea for Two" and even "Tennessee Waltz" are quite haunting and floating, slightly disturbing and occasionally sensuous. Terrasson, who takes "Autumn Leaves" and "Chicago 1987" (the one non-standard) as solo pieces, was on his way to forming his own style, while Wilson had certainly found her niche. An intriguing matchup. ~ Scott Yanow

Jacky Terrasson & Stephane Belmondo - Mother (2016)  Music

Posted by mark70 at Sept. 3, 2016
Jacky Terrasson & Stephane Belmondo - Mother (2016)

Jacky Terrasson & Stephane Belmondo - Mother (2016)
MP3 320 kbps CBR | 47:38 min | 110 MB
Genre: Jazz | Label: Impulse!

Enregistré à l’automne 2015 et en avril dernier au studio Recall dans le village de Pompignan, non loin de Montpellier, Mother est l’aboutissement logique des retrouvailles de ces deux amis proches. La collaboration entre le pianiste Jacky Terrasson et le trompettiste/bugliste Stéphane Belmondo ne date pas d’hier. Devenus des amis proches lors de leurs débuts à Paris il y a près de trente ans puis au sein du groupe de Dee Dee Bridgewater au milieu des années 90, les deux musiciens ont toujours eu une relation musicale privilégiée. Après s’être un temps perdus de vue, ils renouèrent il y a six ans à l’occasion d’un concert donné en duo dans le sud de la France.
The Jackie McLean Quintet - Dynasty (1988) {Triloka TR 8002-2 rel 2000}

The Jackie McLean Quintet - Dynasty (1988) {Triloka TR 8002-2 rel 2000}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 467 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 166 Mb
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© 1988, 2000 Triloka / Gold Circle Ent. | TR 8002-2
Jazz / Hard Bop / Post Bop / Saxophone

This is one of the great Jackie McLean albums. After nearly a decade away from recording, the veteran altoist teamed up with his son, René McLean (who triples on tenor, soprano, and flute), pianist Hotep Idris Galeta, bassist Nat Reeves, and drummer Carl Allen for a very passionate and high-powered live set. Whether it be originals by René (including "J. Mac's Dynasty") or Galeta, a very intense version of "A House Is Not a Home," or Jackie's "Bird Lives," this is dynamic and consistently exciting music. The go-for-broke solos (which transcend any easy categories) and Jackie's unique sharp tone make this an essential CD, one of the top recordings to be released in 1990.

Jackie McLean - 4, 5 And 6 (1956) {2001 20bit K2 Super Coding}  Music

Posted by TestTickles at May 12, 2016
Jackie McLean - 4, 5 And 6 (1956) {2001 20bit K2 Super Coding}

Jackie McLean - 4, 5 And 6 (1956) {2001 20bit K2 Super Coding}
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 178 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 101 mb
Genre: jazz

4, 5 And 6 is the 1956 album by Jackie McLean. Originally released by Prestige Records. this CD was released by Fantasy Jazz on 13 March, 2001 (almost six months before 9/11) and was renastered by Shigeo Miyamoto under supervision of Tamaki Beck, utilizing the 20bit K2 Super Coding system. Only 10,000 copies of this were pressed.

Don McLean 1971- American Pie (1971) (MFSL)  Music

Posted by uff at April 6, 2016
Don McLean 1971- American Pie (1971) (MFSL)

Don McLean 1971- American Pie (1971) (MFSL)
Rock | 1cd | EAC Rip | Flac + Cue + Log | covers
MFSL UDCD 728 | rel: 1998 | 230Mb

Don McLean's second album, American Pie, which was his first to gain recognition after the negligible initial sales of 1970's Tapestry, is necessarily dominated by its title track, a lengthy, allegorical history of rock & roll, because it became an unlikely hit, topping the singles chart and putting the LP at number one as well. "American Pie" has remained as much a cultural touchstone as a song, sung by everyone from Garth Brooks to Madonna, its title borrowed for a pair of smutty teen comedies, while the record itself has earned a registered three-million plays on U.S. radio stations.

Don Mclean - Solo (1976)  Music

Posted by uff at March 17, 2016
Don Mclean - Solo (1976)

Don Mclean - Solo (1976)
Rock | 2cd | EAC Rip | Flac + Cue + Log | covers
BGO BGOCD300 | rem: 1995 | 710Mb

Don McLean's final album for United Artists was a musical tour de force, and the best self-contained account of the full breadth of McLean's talent. Recorded live in England, in Manchester, Bristol, London, and Oxford, the 26 songs encompassed not only the artist's best-known work, but also many of his personal favorites, among them works by other composers (including Bob Dylan's "Masters of War").

Cory Weeds - Condition Blue: The Music of Jackie McLean (2015)  Music

Posted by Designol at Dec. 13, 2015
Cory Weeds - Condition Blue: The Music of Jackie McLean (2015)

Cory Weeds - Condition Blue: The Music of Jackie McLean (2015)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 429 Mb (incl 5%) | Scans included | Time: 01:01:12
Genre: Contemporary Jazz, Post-Bop | Label: Cellar Live Records | # CL111214

Among the many saxophonists who have been influenced by the Hall of Fame composer, arranger, educator and alto master Jackie McLean, three stand out: alto sax prodigy Christopher Hollyday, Dr. Steve Lehman, and now composer, arranger, alto/tenor saxist, and Canadian jazz scene impresario Cory Weeds. All three of these musicians were able to develop their own styles. This recording harkens back not only to McLean’s days at Blue Note records, but to countless past and present saxophone-organ-guitar-drum combos that have a special place in the hearts of many jazz fans. This is an enjoyable blowing session of the first water that McLean himself might have delighted in as this potent quartet gives their own interpretation of some of his compositions. Joining Weeds in this tribute are master guitarist Peter Bernstein, first-rate organist Mike LeDonne, and drum master Joe Farnsworth. Three songs of this tribute are from the McLean “Consequence” session with Lee Morgan.