Stan Kenton – Artistry Jumps [1951] [reblog]

from Oannes blog…

…for Saturday morning

🎧 click on the image to see original post and listen…

Υπήρξαν εποχές που η “εμπορική επιτυχία” δεν ήταν συνώνυμο του β΄διαλογής προϊόντος. Κομμάτια όπως αυτό, αντιπροσωπευτικό του επιπέδου και του προσανατολισμού της μουσικής του πιανίστα – συνθέτη Stan Kenton είχαν τεράστια απήχηση σε ένα κοινό, που επί δεκαετίες [’40s-’70s] δεν έπαψε να ενδιαφέρεται γι’ αυτόν και τη φοβερή ορχήστρα του. Progressive jazz…

There were times when “commercial success” was not synonymous of second class product. Tracks like this, representative of the level and orientation of the music of the pianist – composer Stan Kenton, had a huge impact to an audience, who for decades [‘ 40s-70s] never stopped following him and his awesome orchestra. Progressive jazz…

More about these reblogs

Lately I have been rebloging music videos from Oannes new blog. For my friends who didn’t know, or wonder why…. Oannes [aka Socratis Papahatzis] is my husband, partner in life and music and the one with my undying admiration. Together we have a band MK-O [the music of Marina Kanavaki & Oannes]. So, it’s my pleasure to share with you his [and mine] musical selections. Although here I reblog mainly his musical selections, he writes exceptional articles on various topics [some may need Translation], so do visit his site. He has my highest recommendation!

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