playlist

Jazz Legends

These players and singers laid the foundation for the future of jazz.

29 songs (2 hours and 32 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
So What
Miles Davis - Kind Of Blue (Legacy Edition)
9:22
2
Untitled Original 11383 (Take 1)
John Coltrane - Both Directions At Once: The Lost Album (Deluxe Version)
5:41
3
Bloomdido
Charlie Parker & Dizzy Gillespie - 20th Century Masters: The Millennium Collection - The Best Of Charlie Parker
3:24
4
Someone To Watch Over Me
Ella Fitzgerald - Ella Fitzgerald Sings The George And Ira Gershwin Song Book
4:33
5
St. Thomas [feat. Tommy Flanagan & Doug Watkins & Max Roach]
Sonny Rollins feat. Tommy Flanagan, Doug Watkins & Max Roach - Saxophone Colossus
6:47
6
Strange Fruit
Billie Holiday & Her Orchestra - Jazz
3:12
7
Broadway (Remastered)
Dexter Gordon - Our Man In Paris (Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
6:44
8
My Funny Valentine
Chet Baker - My Funny Valentine
2:20
9
Take Five
The Dave Brubeck Quartet - Time Out
5:24
10
Waltz For Debby
Bill Evans - New Jazz Conceptions
1:18
11
Summertime
Sidney Bechet - The Best Of Sidney Bechet
4:12
12
Moanin'
Art Blakey - Moanin' (The Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
9:30
13
Feeling Good
Nina Simone - I Put A Spell On You
2:54
14
All Blues
Ron Carter - All Blues (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition)
9:31
15
My Romance (Instrumental)
Red Garland Trio - A Garland Of Red
6:48
16
What A Wonderful World (Single Version)
Louis Armstrong - What A Wonderful World
2:19
17
Song For My Father
Horace Silver - Song For My Father
7:18
18
Law Years
Ornette Coleman - Ken Burns Jazz-Ornette Coleman
5:20
19
Spain
Chick Corea - Light As A Feather
5:33
20
Cantaloupe Island
Herbie Hancock - The Best Of Herbie Hancock
5:34
21
Lungs
Elvin Jones - Merry-Go-Round
2:23
22
Speak No Evil (Remastered 1998 / Rudy Van Gelder Edition)
Wayne Shorter - Speak No Evil
8:23
23
I'm Glad There Is You
Stan Getz & The Oscar Peterson Trio - Stan Getz And The Oscar Peterson Trio
4:38
24
Twisted
Lambert, Hendricks & Ross - The Hottest New Group in Jazz
2:16
25
Up Jumped Spring
Freddie Hubbard - Backlash
6:41
26
People Make The World Go Round
Milt Jackson - Sunflower (CTI Records 40th Anniversary Edition)
8:23
27
It's Only a Paper Moon
Django Reinhardt & Stephanie Grappelli - The Essential Django Reinhardt
2:50
28
Tempus Fugit (2000 Remastered Version)
Bud Powell - Bouncing with Bud
2:26
29
The Blues Walk
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Quintet - Clifford Brown And Max Roach
6:54