The great guitarist performs brilliant versions of Jobim's "Wave," Ellington's "Satin Doll" and a burning "Secret Love" in this 1975 set.
The late, great bassist, born on this day in 1926, provides deep walking grooves behind Oscar Peterson in these Newport Jazz Festival concerts.
The popular trumpeter, who turns 52 today, performs Miles Davis' "Flamenco Sketches" and Leonard Cohen's "Hallelujah" with his quintet.
The late, great drummer and bandleader was born on this day in 1919. Hear him lead his Jazz Messengers in this concert from 40 years ago.
The enigmatic pianist-composer was born on this day in 1917. Hear him perform his classics "Blue Monk" and "Rhythm-a-ning" in 1959.
The late vibes master died on this day in 1999. Hear him performing with the Modern Jazz Quartet and with George Benson in this playlist.
The unorthodox clarinetist blows typically abstract solos alongside cornetist Ruby Braff on "Just You, Just Me" and "Rosetta" at Newport '60.
Dubbed "Queen of the Blues" by jazz critic Leonard Feather, Miss Di sings "Pennies From Heaven" and a calypso version of "A Foggy Day."
The great drummer, born on this day in 1911, performs with Count Basie, Mose Allison, Sister Rosetta Tharpe and George Wein's All-Stars.
The elegant cabaret crooner brings class to the Great American Songbook in this 1982 performance at New York's Cafe Carlyle.
The remarkable bassist turns 70 today. Hear him with the legendary pianist in concerts from 1967 to 1976 in this birthday playlist
Hear the Newport Jazz Festival founder, who turns 89 today, play piano with his All-Stars and in interview segments from 1959 to 2008.