Jazz pieces like Moanin'?
I'm looking for pieces similar to Art Blakey's "Moanin.'" A smooth jazz club type sound. Just started listening to the genre. The above piece and Miles Davis' "four" have really caught my ear..any suggestions will be appreciated.
- longshotsbluesLv 77 years agoFavorite Answer
Oliver Nelson Septet - Stolen Moments http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3HISo0r-UcI
John Coletrane - Equinox http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5m2HN2y0yV8
Art Pepper - 'Round Midnight http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4LXYUBUBphM
Chet Baker & Enrico Pieranunzi - Night Bird http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Grk-cDl4N9o
Gerry Mulligan & Chet Baker - For An Unfinished Woman http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uEYc0GpOcEg
Chet Baker - Lament http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UwaWsuetmm8
(yeah I loved Baker)
Jan Garbarek - Hasta Siempre http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=T5KYZ2F9IRs
Bill Perkins Quintet - Just a Child http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DrcGOxaTvwo
Thelonious Monk - Straight No Chaser http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Z2J3ZJZ1kn8
Not like Moanin' but couldn't leave my man Gerald out.
Gerald Wilson Orchestra - Viva Tirado http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sJXdX1bK-a8
- zen2bopLv 67 years ago
Moanin' is a gospel spiritual blues type song. Here are some others,The Preacher by Horace Silver, Work Song by Cannonball Adderley,Mercy,Mercy, Mercy by Cannonball Adderley,Sermomnete by Lambert , Hendricks & Ross, Country Preacher,Jive Samba,Walk Tall and 74 Miles Away by Cannonball Adderley. Down By The Riverside by Oliver Nelson big band. Duke Ellington's I'm Gonna Go Fishin' and This Here by Cannonball Adderley. Sidewinder by Lee Morgan.
- 7 years ago
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- Anonymous7 years ago
My group plays these tunes and more, for example round Bout Midnight, and when our Sunday night jazz sessions begin in August, you will hear many many more of the sameSource(s): My Source, is being a professional entertainer for more than 50 years.