Jazz After Dark May 7th, 2013

Focus on 1959: a pivotal year in jazz recordings. Significant recordings from Miles Davis, John Coltrane, Dave Brubeck, Charles Mingus and others were reshaping jazz; Brubeck released Take Five, which became the best-selling jazz single of all time. Ella at the peak of her career. Louis Armstrong popular all over the world. Also featuring:  Chet Baker  *  Art Pepper  *  Dinah Washington  *  Cannonball Adderley Quintet & John Coltrane  *  Gerry Mulligan & Johnny Hodges  *  Oscar Peterson & Ben Webster  *  Eddie Davis