Cherokee

Arturo Sandoval

Horns of plenty

Arturo Sandoval performs “Cherokee” with a cast of other trumpet giants in the ’90s.

Personnel:

Arturo Sandoval, trumpet
Chuck Findley, trumpet
Byron Stripling, trumpet
Randy Brecker, trumpet

Arturo Sandoval first met Dizzy Gillespie, his hero, in 1977 on one of Dizzy’s trips to Cuba.

Dizzy was encouraging as he was to countless musicians across the decades, but was flat out shocked when Sandoval put lips to horn.

More videos

‘Fatha’ Hines Explains

<ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-6806835162578064" data-ad-slot="6215673776" data-ad-format="auto">(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Earl Hines <ins class="adsbygoogle"...

‘Round Midnight

<ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-6806835162578064" data-ad-slot="6215673776" data-ad-format="auto">(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Wes Montgomery <ins class="adsbygoogle"...

‘Round Midnight

Thelonious Monk Monk takes to the airways Composed by Thelonious Monk in 1944, it has subsequently been elaborated on by many artists, as it is a jazz standard. Those artists have included really big names like Miles Davis and Dizzy Gillespie. Monk's improvisational...

‘Round Midnight

Milt Jackson Japan, 1990 Milt Jackson performs the Thelonious Monk standard "'Round Midnight" at a 1990 concert in Japan. Jackson, affectionately nicknamed "Bags," was one of the most beloved vibraphone players in jazz. As leader of the Modern Jazz Quartet, a group...

‘Round Midnight

Carmen McRae April 8, 1920 – November 10, 1994 Carmen Mercedes McRae (April 8, 1920 – November 10, 1994) was an American jazz singer, composer, pianist, and actress. Considered one of the most influential jazz vocalists of the 20th century, it was her behind-the-beat...

‘Round Midnight

<ins class="adsbygoogle" style="display:block" data-ad-client="ca-pub-6806835162578064" data-ad-slot="6215673776" data-ad-format="auto">(adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); Miles Davis <ins class="adsbygoogle"...