Pure beauty

Odd Elegy is a song  by Dhafer Youssef  from the album “Abu Nawas Rhapsody” (2010), this live version with Tigran Hamasyan on piano, Chris Jennings on double bass and Mark Guiliana on drums is absolutely fantastic…i think the time signature of this song is 39/16.   Here’s another version of the same tune!

Jazz Grooves part 1

Here are some interesting jazz/latin grooves from famous jazz standards. Some of this tunes come from the hard-bop era and drummers like Papa Jo Jones, Kenny Clarke, Max Roach, Vernell Fournier are the masters of this latin oriented groove. Enjoy 🙂   The first groove is the famous calypso “St Thomas” played by Max Roach … More Jazz Grooves part 1