Whisper not dizzy gillespie lee morgan carl warwick talb daawud ermet perry rod levitt melba liston al grey ernie henry jimmy powell billy mitchell benny golson. For me, whisper not combines a walk down memory lane with a history lesson to bring to life the enduring friendships and bonds created during benny golson s formative years. After helping art blakey revamp his regime with the jazz messengers, he cofounded jazztet with trumpeter art farmer. Art blakey used this tune while golson was a member of the jazz messengers. View video benny golson the whisper not tour livedvd series dvd performed by benny golson a legend in every sense of the word, benny golson is one of a few jazzmen whose achievements as a composer equal his accomplishments as a saxophonist. Golson s snappy arrangement of baubles, bangle and beads features fullers. The premier site for the history and analysis of the standards jazz musicians play the most. Whisper not benny golson art blakey and the jazz messengers 1958 art blakey drums lee morgan trumpet benny golson tenor sax. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading whisper not.
Be sure to check out the recording of the jazz messengers playing this tune. Big band jazz arrangement whisper not benny golson by. At 87, golson an nea jazz masterstill leads small ensembles and fronts big bands who play his charts. Benny golson born january 25, 1929 is an american bebophard bop jazz tenor saxophonist, composer, and arranger while in high school in philadelphia, pennsylvania golson played with several other promising young musicians, including john coltrane, red garland, jimmy heath, percy heath, philly joe jones, and red rodney. Avant garde music benny golson whisper not facebook. Whisper not here, performed live in 1958 is one of several jazz standards that golson wrote in the fecund years around and during his messengers tenure, including along came betty and.
Youll find new releases, a discography, his bio, stories about his childhood adventures with john coltrane and more. It is in a minor key and contains a shout chorus a special chorus between the final solo and the closing head. Whisper on eternally our harmony was lost but you forgave, i forgot whisper not of quarrels past you know weve had our last so now well be on key constantly love will whisper whisper on eternally, eternally submit corrections. Arranged by benny golson, edited by chrstopher crenshaw. It has been recorded over 122 times by artists as diverse as anita oday anita oday sings the winners to roy hargrove on diamond in the rough. An eloquent account of golson s exceptional lifepresented episodically rather than chronologically whisper not includes a dazzling collection of anecdotes, memories. Stream adfree with amazon music unlimited on mobile, desktop, and tablet. Check out whisper not by benny golson on amazon music. Benny golson leads a potent quintet in this 1959 studio date. Not a whisper of despair but loves own prayer sing on until.
Now, on the eve of 80, illustrious saxophonist and. Sing on, until you bring back the thrill of a sentimental tune that died too soon. Whisper not benny golson and jim merod 335 pages isbn. Benny golson tenor saxophone art farmer trumpet jimmy cleveland trombone tracks 2, 4 7 julius watkins french horn tracks 2, 4 7. Golson s account of writing the piece is that i wrote it in boston at george weins storyville club when i was with dizzy gillespies big band. An acclaimed composer, golson also wrote music for hollywood films and television and composed such memorable jazz standards as stablemates, killer joe, and whisper not. The autobiography of benny golson golson, benny, merod, jim b on. Benny golson recreates his great jazztet he grew up with john coltrane, gigged with art blakey and shared the silver screen with tom hanks. John allmark jazz orchestra live at the met on 20190506. The best of benny golson by benny golson 888072312586. Meeting of the maestros at 92nd street y jazz in july festival at 92nd street y, july 19. Whats your favorite jazz song to listen to when your part of the worlds halfasleep and the only places open are lonely bars and late night diners with one or two souls in them. Encontros orquestra atlantica africa bahia brasil africa bahia brasil.
The autobiography of benny golson kindle edition by golson, benny, merod, jim b. Ive long held golson in high regard, both as a player and writer. Whisper not by benny golson overdrive rakuten overdrive. Listen to your favorite songs from whisper not by benny golson now. The autobiography of benny golson, written with jim merod and. Download it once and read it on your kindle device, pc, phones or tablets. Buttercorn lady 1966 jazz messengers 70 1970 childs dance 1972 jazz messengers 70 is a live album by drummer art blakeys jazz messengers recorded in. Instead of descending by fifths, the harmony in the a section goes up by fifths every three bars, and. Stream big band jazz arrangement whisper not benny golson by narodi from desktop or your mobile device.
Benny golson, jimmy heath, jeremy pelt, bill charlap, david wong, kenny washington, order tickets, find location and other info. I would recommend using this recording to learn the. A wonderful jazz standard composed by the incomparable benny golson, this chart on whisper not features a melody and solos handled by trumpet 2 and tenor sax 1. Hawkins solo blue bossa bigband i wish quartet the chicken quartet crazy firth quartet. Benny golson is an nea jazz master, composer, arranger, and saxophonist. As one of the eight standards benny golson wrote for the jazz repertoire, whisper not is his most recorded jazz standard. Benny golson, saxophone player and composer of such classics as whisper not. It is in a minor key and contains a shout chorus golsons account of writing the piece is that i wrote it in boston. Our harmony was lost but you forgave, i forgot whisper not of quarrels past you know weve had our last.
Whisper not by benny golson on amazon music unlimited. Arranged by benny golson, prepared by dylan canterbury, rob duboff, and jeffrey sultanof. Whats your favorite jazz song to listen to when your part. Tenor saxophonist and composer benny golson s remarkable life in jazz has been captured in a new autobiography. Whisper not benny golson sing low, sing clear sweet words in my ear not a whisper of despair but loves own prayer. Keith jarrett piano, gary peacock double bass, jack dejohnette drums. Get your kindle here, or download a free kindle reading app. Whisper not benny golson in addition to playing rays idea in the bebop workshop, we also played the benny golson tune whisper not. The medium swing tempo is about 108 112 bpm and there are no worries about brass range issues.
Blue note cdp 7243 4 94104 2 8 benny golson and the philadelphians swing us sw 8418 benny golson with roger guerin, bobby timmons, lee morgan, ray bryant, philly joe jones recorded in paris and new york 1958. Whisper not download, jazz big band arrangement, jazz. Shop for the view video benny golson the whisper not tour livedvd series dvd performed by benny golson and receive free shipping on your order and the guaranteed lowest price. He has composed not only jazz standards, including killer joe and along came betty, but also music for films and television, including it takes a thief and mash. We made this playalong and others like it to help further serve our jazz audience at learn jazz standards, and we did that by using a great piece of software that we recommend as a practice tool. View video benny golson the whisper not tour livedvd. Benny is represented by his memorable composition, whisper not. Discover top playlists and videos from your favorite artists on shazam.69 491 394 1257 881 1335 791 1574 924 1396 989 69 1484 1474 1214 271 1377 1406 1377 323 412 1413 378 1284 1163 952 153 573 554 580 1071