For our 300th episode of Jazz After Dark tonight, I’ve selected just six extended sets that showcase the improvisational skills and virtuosity of 8 great jazz musicians, spanning over six decades. Coming up at 8 pm!
- Erroll Garner * It Might As Well Be Spring (1948)
- Coleman Hawkins * Joshua Fit The Battle Of Jericho (1962)
- Ella Fitzgerald * Basella (1972)
- Milt Jackson * Django (1982)
- Billy Taylor & Gerry Mulligan * Body and Soul (1993)
- Ahmad Jamal & Yusef Lateef * Poinciana (2012)