Tag Archives: Jazz

Monday Open Thread | Charles Mingus Week!

Happy Monday, Everyone! This week’s featured artist is the great Jazz Bassist Mr. Charles Mingus. CHARLES MINGUS, Freedom (Part I) CHARLES MINGUS, Freedom (Part II) Wiki: Charles Mingus Jr. (April 22, 1922 – January 5, 1979) was a highly influential … Continue reading

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Black History | Herbie Hancock

Herbert Jeffrey “Herbie” Hancock (born April 12, 1940) is an American pianist, keyboardist, bandleader and composer.[1] As part of Miles Davis‘s Second Great Quintet, Hancock helped to redefine the role of a jazz rhythm section and was one of the … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone. Enjoy the smooth jazz musings of David Sanborn. David Sanborn featuring Bob James MAPUTO Davide Sanborn and Al Jarreau Since I Fell For You

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Serendipity SOUL | Tuesday Open Thread | Wes Montgomery Week!

More of the fabulous Wes Montgomery! Many fellow jazz guitarists consider Montgomery the greatest influence among modern jazz guitarists. Pat Metheny has praised him greatly, saying “I learned to play listening to Wes Montgomery’s Smokin’ at the Half Note.” In … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Sunday Open Thread

Happy Sunday, Everyone. Join 3 Chics for some Classic Jazz by the jazz Masters. Naima – 1965 Charles Mingus – Moanin’ Sonny Rollins Alfie’s Theme 1973 Wes Montgomery – West Coast Blues

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Serendipity SOUL | Wednesday Open Thread

Happy HUMP day, Everyone! Hope you’re enjoying the incomparable Mr. Nat King Cole. SMILE Women are these men the kind of men you want to see in Washington?

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Serendipity SOUL | Friday Open Thread | Lizz Wright Week!

Happy FRY-day, Everyone. We hope you’v’e enjoyed our featured artist Lizz Wright. SONG FOR MIA A FEW VIDEOS FOR YA’LL The Top Five Reasons Why Mitt Romney Won’t Release More Tax Returns

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Serendipity SOUL | Wednesday Open Thread | Lizz Wright Week!

HAPPY HUMP DAY, EVERYONE! MY HEART FROM TPM:  HIS TRUE COLORS As noted, we have two simultaneous crises washing over Washington tonight from the Middle East. First, the US-Israel blow up, which I discussed below. Next, riots which escalated into … Continue reading

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Serendipity SOUL | Tuesday Open Thread | Lizz Wright

SOME VIDEOS: Grampy McShame HAMMER THAT ROMNEY/RYAN BUDGET! Senator Barbara Boxer Seantor Tom Harkin Senate budget Chairman Kent Conrad *** HEY MANN

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Serendipity SOUL | Thursday Open Thread |

3 Chics hopes you’re enjoying this week’s featured artist Oleta Adams. New York State of Mind SAY WHAT? Honoring Mittens, for his CEO leadership in 2001:

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