January 2009: Tribute to Freddie Hubbard

Freddie Hubbard, one of the most creative and innovative trumpet players in jazz, died on December 29th 2008 age 70.

It is remarkable just how many of the best jazz albums of the past fifty years have been informed by his great musical vision. As our own modest tribute to his great talent, here is a listing of the albums that he has featured on in our reviews:

"Ready For Freddie"
Ready For Freddie cover

Here To Stay"
Here To Stay cover

Wayne Shorter: "Speak No Evil"
Speak No Evil cover

"Wayne Shorter: The Soothsayer"
The Sooothsayer cover

Oliver Nelson: "Blues And The Abstract Truth"
Blues And The Abstract Truth cover

Herbie Hancock: "Maiden Voyage / Empyrean Isles"
 Maiden Voyage / Empyrean Isles cover

Art Blakey: "Mosaic"
Mosaic cover

John Coltrane: "The Heavweight Champion"
The Heavyweight Champion cover

Andrew Hill: "Compulsion!!!!"
Compulsion!!!! cover

Andrew Hill: "Pax"
Pax cover

Dexter Gordon: "Clubhouse"
Clubhouse cover

"One Night With Blue Note DVD"
 One Night With Blue Note DVD cover


September 2008: Focus on Hank Mobley

October 2008: Focus on Miles Davis

November 2008: Focus on John Coltrane

December 2008: Focus on Lee Morgan

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