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'50s Jazz Favourites

Curated by Amazon's Music Experts

A decade of innovations from Bebop to Hard Bop, Cool & The Shape of Jazz to Come.

88 SONGS • 9 HOURS AND 35 MINUTES

1Milestones
Miles Davis feat. John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderley, Red Garland, Paul Chambers & Philly Joe Jones
05:42
2St. Thomas [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Doug Watkins & Max Roach]
Sonny Rollins feat. Tommy Flanagan, Doug Watkins & Max Roach
06:46
6So What
Miles Davis feat. John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderley & Bill Evans
09:23
7Take Five
The Dave Brubeck Quartet
05:24
8Giant Steps
John Coltrane
04:43
10Django
The Modern Jazz Quartet
07:03
17Naima
John Coltrane
04:18
21Con Alma (Album Version)
22Brilliant Corners [feat. Sonny Rollins & Ernie Henry & Clark Terry]
Thelonious Monk feat. Sonny Rollins, Ernie Henry & Clark Terry
07:44
28Cottontail
Ben Webster Quintet
03:20
30Freeway
Gerry Mulligan Quartet & Chet Baker
02:46
32Four
The Miles Davis Quintet
07:15
37Dancing In The Dark
Cannonball Adderley
04:08
39Blue In Green (Take 3)
Bill Evans, Scott LaFaro & Paul Motian
05:25
44Pent-Up House
Sonny Rollins Plus Four feat. Clifford Brown
08:54
47Joy Spring
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Quintet
06:51
48Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis feat. John Coltrane, Cannonball Adderley, Wynton Kelly & Paul Chambers
09:48
49Night Train
Jimmy Forrest
02:59
52Good Bait
John Coltrane
12:09
54Coop De Grass
Shorty Rogers And His Giants
03:00
56Fontessa
The Modern Jazz Quartet
11:23
62Airegin (RVG Remaster) [feat. Sonny Rollins & Horace Silver & Kenny Clarke & Percy Heath]
Miles Davis feat. Sonny Rollins, Horace Silver, Kenny Clarke & Percy Heath
05:02
63Hip Strut (Remastered)
65Jordu
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Quintet
07:50
68Blues Walk
Lou Donaldson
06:43
72Fables of Faubus
Charles Mingus
08:13
74Fantail
Count Basie & His Orchestra
02:57
75Sandu
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Quintet
04:57
78Blue Monk (Live At Carnegie Hall, New York/1957)
Thelonious Monk Quartet & John Coltrane
06:31
79A Night In Tunisia (Live)
Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie & Bud Powell Trio
07:31
82Split Kick (Live)
84Almost Like Being In Love
88Wallering (Album Version)