Monty Don

BBC - Monty Don's French Gardens (2013)  Video

Posted by vivid23 at Feb. 17, 2013
BBC - Monty Don's French Gardens (2013)

BBC - Monty Don's French Gardens (2013)
HDTV | 1280x720 | MKV/x264 @ 3500 Kbps | 3x58mn | Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English | 3x1.66 GB
Genre: Documentary

Monty Don visits some of the most famous and interesting gardens in France.

BBC - Monty Don's Italian Gardens, all parts (2011)  Video

Posted by fdts at May 11, 2011
BBC - Monty Don's Italian Gardens, all parts (2011)

BBC - Monty Don's Italian Gardens, all parts (2011)
PDTV-Rip | AVI | English | Sub: English | 4x59mn | 720x400 25fps | XviD - 1600 Kbps | AC3 - 128 kbps | 2.92 GB
Genre: Documentary
Monty Alexander - Sunday Night (1985) {2016 Japan Timeless Jazz Master Collection Complete Series}

Monty Alexander - Sunday Night (1985) {2016 Japan Timeless Jazz Master Collection Complete Series}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 397 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 146 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 245 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1985, 2016 Limetree / Timeless Records / Solid Records Japan / Ultra-Vibe | CDSOL-6424
Jazz / Post Bop / Piano

Reissue with the latest remastering and the original cover artwork. Comes with a description written in Japanese. A nice little set from Monty Alexander – a Sunday Night session recorded with the same group, on the same weekend as his Saturday Night album! Monty Alexander's always great in a trio, but we really love the pianist when he's trying to add a little something extra to the mix – as he does here in a quartet performance that features some nice added percussion from Robert Thomas! The tracks have that warm glow and open flow that Alexander first started bringing to his music in the 70s – with sensitive rhythm work here from Reggie Johnson on bass and Ed Thigpen on drums – but the added percussion really helps things swing at a slightly higher level, giving a gentle kick to some cuts, while Monty's still able to open up with some warmly lyrical lines over the top.
Monty Alexander - Saturday Night (1985) {2016 Japan Timeless Jazz Master Collection Complete Series}

Monty Alexander - Saturday Night (1985) {2016 Japan Timeless Jazz Master Collection Complete Series}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 401 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 170 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 257 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1985, 2016 Limetree / Timeless Records / Solid Records Japan / Ultra-Vibe | CDSOL-6423
Jazz / Post Bop / Piano

Reissue with the latest remastering and the original cover artwork. Comes with a description written in Japanese. Monty Alexander's always great in a trio, but we really love the pianist when he's trying to add a little something extra to the mix – as he does here in a quartet performance that features some nice added percussion from Robert Thomas! The tracks have that warm glow and open flow that Alexander first started bringing to his music in the 70s – with sensitive rhythm work here from Reggie Johnson on bass and Ed Thigpen on drums – but the added percussion really helps things swing at a slightly higher level, giving a gentle kick to some cuts, while Monty's still able to open up with some warmly lyrical lines over the top.
Monty Alexander - Fridaynight (1985) {2015 Japan Timeless Jazz Master Collection Complete Series}

Monty Alexander - Fridaynight (1985) {2015 Japan Timeless Jazz Master Collection Complete Series}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 252 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 116 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 235 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1985, 2015 Limetree / Timeless Records / Solid Records Japan / Ultra-Vibe | CDSOL-6414
Jazz / Post Bop / Piano

Reissue with the latest remastering and the original cover artwork. Comes with a description written in Japanese. A great little date from pianist Monty Alexander – a set that's maybe got a bit more bite than some of Monty's American records from the time – even though this overseas release was still recorded in Florida! The core trio also features added percussion – which provides a stronger rhythmic impulse than usual, and which has the group really stretching out on some longer tunes – especially the album's version of "Since My Baby Left Me", which features guest cornet from Nat Adderley! The group on the rest of the record features Alexander on piano, Reggie Johnson on bass, Ed Thigpen on drums, and Robert Thomas Jr. on percussion.

BBC - Around The World In 80 Gardens (2011)  Video

Posted by Polik88 at Sept. 19, 2012
BBC - Around The World In 80 Gardens (2011)

BBC - Around The World In 80 Gardens (2011)
DVDRip | English | AVI/XVID 25.000 fps 1633 Kbps | 720x416 | AC3 128 Kbps 48.0 khz | 10x59mn | 10x746 MB
Genre: Documentary

Around the World in 80 Gardens is a BBC series that follows broadcaster Monty Don as he travels all over the planet searching for world-class gardens – ancient and modern, large and small, grand and humble. In total, exactly eighty gardens are featured during his 10 journeys, and include the Alhambra, the gardens of the Taj Mahal in India, the gardens of the Villa D’Este in Italy and many important botanic and royal gardens from Thailand to Bali, from New Zealand to Europe and from China to Mexico.
Monty Alexander, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, Grady Tate ‎- Threesome (1986)

Monty Alexander, Niels-Henning Orsted Pedersen, Grady Tate - Threesome (1986)
Jazz | 1cd | EAC Rip | Flac + Cue + Log | covers
Soul Note, 121152-2 | rel: 1986 | 230Mb

For this fairly obscure Soul Note album, pianist Monty Alexander is joined by the virtuosic bassist Niels Pedersen and drummer Grady Tate who contributes warm baritone ballad vocals to "A Weaver Of Dreams" and "All Blues." Alexander gets in his best playing on his own "Renewal" and "I'll Remember April"; in addition the trio plays a composition apiece by Wes Montgomery and Milt Jackson.

BBC - French Gardens (2013)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at Dec. 11, 2016
BBC - French Gardens (2013)

BBC - French Gardens (2013)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 3891 Kbps | 3x~58mn | 5.05 GB
Audio: English AAC 160 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Monty Don visits some of the most famous and interesting gardens in France.

Monty Alexander - Caribbean Circle (1992) REPOST  Music

Posted by uff at Aug. 26, 2016
Monty Alexander - Caribbean Circle (1992) REPOST

Monty Alexander - Caribbean Circle (1992)
Jazz | 1cd | XLD Rip | Flac + Cue + Log | covers
Chesky, JD80 | rel: 1992 | 295Mb

First-rate example of connecting diverse styles and traditions. Alexander, a solid soloist well versed in Caribbean music, integrates rhythms from the islands into his solos, yet retains the jazz edge and drive. A great supporting cast as well which includes Slide Hampton and Jon Faddis.

BBC - Italian Gardens (2011)  Video

Posted by Tutorial at June 5, 2016
BBC - Italian Gardens (2011)

BBC - Italian Gardens (2011)
HDTV | 1280 x 720 | .MKV/AVC @ 4000 Kbps | 4x~59mn | 6.92 GB
Audio: English AC-3 192 kbps, 2 channels | Subs: English
Genre: Documentary

Monty Don conducts his personal 'grand garden tour' around Italy, including the retreats of the affluent north and horticultural gems of the south.