De top 50 Jazz albums

5099963169423Om wat meer te leren van Jazz in het algemeen geven we hier een lijst met de vijftig beste albums ooit. Al valt hier natuurlijk over te twisten. We stelden de lijst overigens samen in geheel willekeurige volgorde!

  • Louis Armstrong – Best of the Hot 5s and 7s
  • Cannonball Adderley – Somethin` Else
  • Charlie Christian – The Genius of the Electric Guitar
  • Andrew Hill – Point of departure
  • Art Pepper meets the Rhytym Section
  • Hank Mobley – Soul Station
  • Duke Ellington – Ellington at Newport
  • Bud Powell – The Amazing Bud Powell vo.1
  • Benny Goodman – At Carnegie Hall 1938
  • Miles Davis – Kind of Blue
  • John Coltrane and Thelonious Monk – At Carnegie Hall
  • Weather report – Heavy weather
  • Sarah Vaughan – With Clifford Brown
  • Grant Green – Idle Moments
  • The Mahavishnu Orchestra with John McLaughlin – Inner Mounting Flame
  • The Quintet – Jazz at Massey hall
  • Bill Evans Trio – Waltz for Debby
  • Dexter Gordon – Go
  • John Coltrane – A love supreme
  • Charles Mingus – The Black Saint and the Sinner Lady
  • Theolonious Monk – Genius of Modern Music vol 1&2
  • Count Basie – The original American Decca Recordings
  • Herbie Hancock – Head hunters
  • Wes Montgomery – The incredible Jazz Guitar of Wes Montgomery
  • Eric Dolphy – Out to lunch
  • Stan Getz and Joao Gilberto – Getz and Gilberto
  • Herbie Hancock – Maiden voyage
  • Clifford Brown and Max Roach – Clifford Brown and Max Roach
  • John Coltrane – My favourite things
  • John Coltrane – Blue Train
  • Cecil Taylor – Unit Structures
  • Keith Jarett – The kol concert
  • Charlie Parker – Complete Savoy and Dial recordings
  • Miles Davis – Birth of the cool
  • Erroll Garner – Concert by the Sea
  • Charles Mingus – Mingus ah um
  • Wayne Shorter – Speak no Evil
  • Miles Davis – Bitches brew
  • Horace Silver – Song for my father
  • John Coltrane – Giant steps
  • Albert Ayler – Spiritual Unity
  • Count Basie – The complete Atomic Basie
  • Lee Morgan – The sidewinder
  • Sonny Rollins – Saxophone colossus
  • Thelonious Monk – Brilliant Corners
  • Ornette Coleman – The shape of Jazz to come
  • Bill Evans – Sunday at the village Vanguard
  • Art Blakey & the Jazz Messengers – Moanin`
  • Dave Brubeck Quartet – Time out