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Various - A Great Night in Harlem Album

Various - A Great Night in Harlem Album

Performer: Various
Title: A Great Night in Harlem
Released: 21 May 2002
Cat#: PBD2-7505-2
Country: US
Label: Playboy Jazz
Size MP3 version: 2747 mb
Size FLAC version: 2965 mb
Size WMA version: 1855 mb
Rating: 4.0
Votes: 565
Genre: Jazz

Various - A Great Night in Harlem Album


1Ahmad JamalDevil's In My Den
Bass – James CommackDrums – Idris MuhammadPiano – Ahmad JamalTenor Saxophone – George Coleman
2Nnenna FreelonIf I Had You
Bass – Ron CarterDrums – Ben RileyPiano – Kenny BarronTrumpet – Jon FaddisVocals – Nnenna Freelon
3Tommy FlanaganSunset & The Mockingbird
Bass – Peter WashingtonDrums – Al HeathPiano – Tommy Flanagan
4Clark TerryWee
Alto Saxophone – Phil WoodsBass – Jamil NasserDrums – Louis HayesGuitar – Melvin SparksPiano – Chris Anderson Tenor Saxophone – Don BradenTrumpet – Clark TerryTuba – Howard Johnson
5Randy BreckerNo Greater Love
Bass – Ron CarterClarinet – Paquito D'RiveraCongas – Ray BarrettoDrums – Jimmy CobbPiano – Joanne BrackeenTrumpet – Randy Brecker
6Ray BryantCon Alma
Piano – Ray Bryant
7Randy BreckerFanfare For Four Trumpets
Trumpet – Eddie Allen, Jimmy Owens, Jon Faddis, Randy Brecker
8Melba JoyceEvery Day I Have The Blues
Alto Saxophone – Lou DonaldsonBass – Ron CarterDrums – Ben RileyPiano – Hilton RuizTenor Saxophone – Frank WessVocals – Melba Joyce
9Roy HaynesRoy Haynes Solo
Drums – Roy Haynes
10Kenny Barron, Regina CarterDon't Explain
Piano – Kenny BarronViolin – Regina Carter
11Cassandra WilsonDeath Letter
Bass – Mark PetersonGuitar – Marvin SewellPercussion – Jeff HayesVocals – Cassandra Wilson
12Russell Malone, Jimmy OwensWe Have A Friend In Jesus
Guitar – Russell MaloneTrumpet – Jimmy Owens


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
PBD2-7505-2Various A Great Night in Harlem ‎(2xCD, Album)Playboy JazzPBD2-7505-2Europe2002


  • Executive Producer – Glen Barros
  • Mixed By, Mastered BySeth Presant
  • Producer, Executive ProducerJohn Burk


Recorded live at a benefit concert for the Jazz Musicians Emergency Relief Fund at the Apollo Theater, New York, on September 24, 2001.


  • Barcode (Text): 052 13431 75052 9


  • Record Company – Concord Records, Inc.


A Great Night in Harlem Benefit Concert is an annual series of concerts organized by the Jazz Foundation of America JFA, a 501c3 non-profit organization, since 2001 to raise money for the Jazz Foundation's Musician Emergency Fund. In August 2000, after being hired as Executive Director of the Jazz Foundation, Wendy Oxenhorn discovered the organization had only US7,000 left in the fund. She suggested organizing a fundraising concert at the Apollo Theater. When she was told they could not afford. Christmas Night In Harlem. Лента с персональными рекомендациями и музыкальными новинками, радио, подборки на любой вкус, удобное управление своей коллекцией. A Big Band Christmas. Исполнитель: Various artists. 2003 jazz. PBD2-7505-2. A Great Night in Harlem 2xCD, Album. Playboy Floyd - Live at Red Rocks Wish You Were Here Side 1 of Album - Продолжительность: 20:38 Brit Floyd Recommended for you. Текст песни: Hallelujah, Hallelujah, glory, Halle Whats all that noise Hallelujah Dont give up with that Night in Harlem. Christmas Jazz. Christmas Night in Harlem. Paul Whiteman, Jack Teagarden, John Mercer, Jack Teagarden, John Mercer, Paul Whiteman. Recordings like A Great Night In Harlem tend to have the parts greater than the sum. Performed and recorded to benefit The Jazz Musicians Emergency Fund, A Great Night contains some very great moments. Central to the collection is Cassandra Wilsons 10-minute take on the Son House opus, Death Letter. Beautifully rendered with her voice filled with dust and peat, Wilson delivers a definitive jazz reading of this Delta classic, backed by the exceptional talent of Marvin Sewell on slide guitar. Ray Bryant offers a touching and spare solo Con Alma and Ahmad Jamal, in a qua. The annual A Great Night In Harlem concerts were the organization's was the only major funding source. Each year it, and the Foundation's caseload, grew Lilien and his partners at E-Trade Financial Corp. started the first Musicians Emergency Housing Fund, which enabled the Jazz Foundation to pay rents and keep mortgages from foreclosure. Despite the fact that the shoot was scheduled for 10am - a wildly early start time for the late-night denizens of the jazz scene - dozens of musicians showed up in pristine attire to pose for the photograph. The resulting picture, which came to be known as A Great Day in Harlem, became a historic and iconic image. As artists chattered and prepared for the photo, local residents and excited children gathered around Count Basie's hat was repeatedly stolen by mischievous children, and Kane eventually included the kids in the shoot