playlist

Jazz for Writing

Put pen to paper or fingers to keys with the help of these jazz masters.

25 songs (2 hours and 28 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Up Jumped Spring
Freddie Hubbard - Atlantic Top 60: Jazz, Jive and Strut
6:41
2
Confirmation
Miles Davis Sextet, Jackie McLean - The Formative Years
5:51
3
Untitled Original 11383
John Coltrane - Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album
5:41
4
Stolen Moments
Oliver Nelson & Eric Dolphy - Essential Jazz Recordings 1950-1960
8:47
5
Work Song
Cannonball Adderley Sextet - Cannonball Adderley Sextet, Lugano 1963 / Swiss Radio Days, Jazz Series Vol.3
8:20
6
I Could Write A Book
The Miles Davis Quintet - Relaxin' With The Miles Davis Quintet
5:08
7
Samba De Orpheus (Album Version)
Vince Guaraldi Trio - Greatest Hits
5:38
8
Cisco (Album Version)
Pat Martino - El Hombre [Rudy Van Gelder edition] (Remastered)
4:27
9
Ornithology
Charlie "Bird" Parker - The Complete Savoy & Dial Master Takes
2:59
10
Moment's Notice (Rudy Van Gelder Edition/2003 Digital Remaster/24-Bit Mastering)
John Coltrane - Blue Train (Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
9:10
11
Gary's Notebook (Remastered)
Lee Morgan - The Sidewinder (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:10
12
Que Pasa (Trio Version; Rudy Van Gelder Edition; 1999 Remaster)
Horace Silver - Song For My Father
5:38
13
This I Dig Of You (Remastered 1999/Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Hank Mobley - Soul Station
6:25
14
If I Could Be with You
Sonny Stitt, Don Elliot, Kai Winding, George Berg, Charles Mingus, Johnny Richards - Sonny Stitt Plays Arrangements from the Pen of Johnny Richards and Quincy Jones
2:23
15
Freddie Freeloader
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:46
16
Three Little Words
Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio - Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio
6:35
17
Open Letter To Duke [Clean]
Charles Mingus - Ah Um
5:49
18
Bouncing With Bud
Bud Powell - Storyville Presents The A-Z Jazz Encyclopedia-P
6:02
19
Tippin' Lightly
Leo Parker - Legendary Bop, Rhythm & Blues Classics: Leo Parker (Digitally Remastered)
3:08
20
Night and Day
Oscar Peterson, Ed Thigpen & Ray Brown - Vintage Jazz Lounge, Vol. 2
2:34
21
I Found a Million Dollar Baby
Dizzy Gillespie Quintet - Have Trumpet Will Excite! - The Ebullient Mr. Gillespie
6:33
22
I've Got You Under My Skin (1966)
Bill Evans & Jim Hall - 100 Jazz Guitar Favorites
3:23
23
Turnaround
Ornette Coleman, Don Cherry, Red Mitchell, Shelly Manne - Ornette Coleman Quintet & Quartet - Too Much, Too Soon!
7:58
24
Love For Sale (Rudy Van Gelder Edition; 1999 Digital Remaster; 24 Bit Mastering)
Dexter Gordon - Go! (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
7:37
25
S.S. Golden Mean (Live In Europe/2011)
Wayne Shorter - Without A Net
5:18