Monterey Jazz Festival

Monterey Jazz Festival

The Monterey Jazz Festival (MJF) is one of the longest consecutively running jazz festivals. It debuted on October 3, 1958 and was founded by San Francisco jazz radio broadcaster Jimmy Lyons.

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Jimmy Witherspoon - Discography - LP, CD
... Lion 1959 Singin' the Blues Blue Note 1960 Jimmy Witherspoon at the Monterey Jazz Festival 1961 Spoon Collectables Records 1961 There's Good Rockin' Tonight World Pacific 1962 A Spoonful of ... Obc 1964 Some of My Best Friends Are the Blues Original Blues Classics 1964 Blue Spoon Concord Jazz 1964 Goin' to Chicago Prestige 1965 Blues for Spoon and. 1989 'Spoon Concerts Fantasy 1990 Live at Condon's Who's Who in Jazz 1991 Call Me Baby Night Train 1992 Live at the Notodden Festival Blue Rock'It 1992 The Blues, the Whole Blues Nothing But the.. ...
Monterey Jazz Festival - Performers
... Quartet, Buddy DeFranco, Shelly Manne His Men, Max Roach, Modern Jazz Quartet, Lizzie Miles, Benny Carter, and more ... Big" Miller, Odetta, Jimmy Witherspoon, Louis Armstrong All-Stars, John Coltrane Quartet, Modern Jazz Quartet, Julian "Cannonball" Adderley, Ornette Coleman Quartet ... Richie Havens, the Clara Ward Singers, Dizzy Gillespie Quintet, Modern Jazz Quartet, Ornette Coleman Quartet, Carmen McRae, Earl "Fatha" Hines, Richie Havens, and Big Brother The Holding Company w/Janis ...
Gerald Wilson - Career
... began a series of superb recordings for the Pacific Jazz label ... In 1998, Wilson received a commission from the Monterey Jazz Festival for an original composition, resulting in "Theme for Monterey," which was performed at that year's festival ... as guest conductor, including with the Carnegie Hall Jazz Band (now the Jon Faddis Jazz Orchestra of New York) the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, the Chicago Jazz ...

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