Filed under Big Band By THAD JONES, MEL LEWIS ORCHESTRA. Thad Jones (trumpet, cornet, flugelhorn) Larry Moses, Simo Salminen, Ron Tooley, Irvin Stokes (trumpet) John Mosca, Lolly Bienenfeld, Lee Robinson, Doug Purviance (trombone) Rich Perry, Robert Rockwell (tenor saxophone) Dick Oatts, Steve Coleman (alto saxophone) Charles Davis (baritone saxophone) Jim McNeely (piano) Jasper Lundgaard (bass) Mel Lewis (drums).
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Studio album by. Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra. In 1966 in New York, he teamed up with Thad Jones to lead the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra. The group started as informal jam sessions with the top studio and jazz musicians of the city, but eventually began performing regularly on Monday nights at the famed venue, in 1979, the band won a Grammy for their album Live in Munich.
New Life (The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Orchestra album). Redirected from New Life (Jones, Lewis album)). New Life (Dedicated to Max Gordon) is a 1976 big band jazz album recorded by the Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra and released on the A&M/Horizon Records label. The album was nominated for a 1976 Grammy award in the Best Jazz Performance by a Big Band category. All songs composed and arranged by Thad Jones except where noted.
The Thad Jones/Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra was a jazz big band formed by trumpeter Thad Jones and drummer Mel Lewis in New York in 1965. The band performed for twelve years in its original incarnation, including a 1972 tour of the Soviet Union during the height of the Cold War. The band won a Grammy Award for the album Live in Munich and in 2009 for the album Monday Night Live at the Village Vanguard. com/New Life (The Thad Jones Mel Lewis Orchestra album). New Life (David Murray album). New Life is the tenth album by David Murray to be released on the Italian Black Saint label and the fourth to feature his Octet.
Album · 1977 · 7 Songs. The Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra: The Definitive Thad Jones, Vol. 2. The Mel Lewis Jazz Orchestra. Basle, 1969 (Swiss Radio Days: Jazz Series, Vol. 4). Roy Hargrove Quintet.