playlist

Jazz Legends

These players and singers laid the foundation for the future of jazz.

27 songs (2 hours and 32 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
So What
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:22
2
Untitled Original 11383 (Take 1)
John Coltrane - Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album (Deluxe Version)
5:41
3
Bloomdido
Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie - Masteminds
3:19
4
Someone To Watch Over Me
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald - Gold
4:32
5
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra - 20th Century Masters: Best Of Billie Holiday (The Millennium Collection)
3:13
6
Broadway (Remastered)
Dexter Gordon - Our Man In Paris (Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:44
7
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
8
Take Five
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
5:24
9
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - The Best Of Bill Evans
1:21
10
Summertime
Sidney Bechet - The Best Of Sidney Bechet
4:12
11
Moanin'
Art Blakey - Moanin' (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
9:30
12
Feeling Good
Nina Simone - I Put A Spell On You
2:54
13
All Blues
Ron Carter - All Blues (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition)
9:31
14
My Romance (Instrumental)
Red Garland Trio - A Garland Of Red
6:48
15
What A Wonderful World
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World
2:19
16
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - Song For My Father
7:18
17
Law Years
Ornette Coleman - The Complete Science Fiction Sessions
5:20
18
Spain
Chick Corea - Light As A Feather
5:33
19
Cantaloupe Island
Herbie Hancock - The Best Of Herbie Hancock
5:34
20
Speak No Evil (Remastered 1998 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil
8:23
21
I'm Glad There Is You
Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio - Getz For Lovers
4:39
22
Twisted
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - The Hottest New Group In Jazz
2:15
23
Up Jumped Spring
Freddie Hubbard - Backlash
6:41
24
People Make The World Go Round
Milt Jackson - CTI: The Master Collection
8:28
25
It's Only a Paper Moon
Django Reinhardt & Stephanie Grappelli - The Essential Django Reinhardt
2:50
26
Tempus Fugit
Bud Powell - Jazz Giant
2:29
27
The Blues Walk
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Quintet - Clifford Brown And Max Roach
6:54