Location: Central Valley, CA. Campbell Saddler , May 8, DrJ , May 8, Jackie P and SteelyTom like this. Can anybody affirm or refute? Location: Frankfurt, Germany. Why not start with the beginning and his earliest studio recordings? Andreas , May 8, Location: Lotus Land.
I think his solo sessions for Capitol in the late s comprise probably the best single Art Tatum album there is. I would rank the private recordings made by Ray Heindorf up there too. I'm in the Mood for Love. Willow Weep for Me. Ill Wind. Cotton Club Parade. Blue Moon. Body and Soul.
Runnin' Wild. Don't Get Around Much Anymore. Data Quality Correct. Show 25 50 Refresh. Reviews Add Review. Artists for the Future by Milesbeet-hoven1. Artists That I've Listened To so far by bhcampbell. Nonetheless "Too Marvelous for Words" is an important work. It is a much needed reminder of what a Mount Everest Tatum was, is and always will be on the jazz scene.
Besides being the pinnacle of pyrotechnics, he was a towering exemplar of harmonic sophistication graced with an Olympian touch unrivaled for its delicacy, dexterity and decorative embellishment.
But for some critics Tatum was an irrelevant sort of Everest set totally apart from the rest of the jazz world's landscape. Through the s and early '40s, Tatum's rococo style stood in splendid isolation outside the mainstream jazz world of big bands and swing, Lester writes. And later in the postwar period, his majestic, two-fisted pianistics were dismissed by some as old-fashioned. As New Yorker jazz critic Whitney Balliett wrote of Tatum's career: "No one ever knew exactly what he was or what to do with him.
People poked fun at his ornate style. December 5, June 20, Archived from the original on November 5, Central Avenue Sounds. Storyville Records. Cornell University. The Jazz Book 7th ed. Lawrence Hill Books. In Heintze, James R. Perspectives on American Music Since Retrieved January 1, Groovin' High. Jazz in Search of Itself. Yale University Press. Jazz Journal. Retrieved June 2, February 12, Toledo City Paper. Weather Bird. The Library of Congress. Retrieved May 6, Techniques to Foster Drum Machine Expressivity.
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Stardust Carmichael - The Shout Tatum - Elegie Massenet - Humoresque Dvorak - Tiger Rag La Rocca - Begin the Beguine Porter - Mop, Mop Hawkins - Esquire Bounce Feather - Flying Home performed by Tatum, Art Trio - Dark Eyes performed by Tatum, Art Trio - Body and Soul performed by Tatum, Art Trio -Art Tatum A: Lullaby Of The Leaves B: Tiger Rag: Decca USA: 7" 0: Art Tatum A: Cocktails For Two B: Emaline: Decca USA: 7" 0: Art Tatum Art Tatum Encores A: My Heart Stood Still B: Sweet Lorraine C: Someone To Watch Over Me D: Somebody Loves Me E: Don't Blame Me F: Time On My Hands (You In My Arms) Capitol USA.