Art Blakey was an American Grammy Award-winning jazz drummer and bandleader. Art Blakey" and "Jazz Messengers" became synonymous over the years, though Blakey led many non-Messenger recording sessions. In addition to the 76 albums which he recorded as a leader or co-leader of the Jazz Messengers, Blakey also led 10 studio albums, 3 live albums and 4 compilation sessions.
Mobley’s Blue Note Records album from 1960 'Soul Station' is one of the classics of jazz. Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio and rooted in the hard bop style, Mobley's quartet features his past bandleader in the Jazz Messengers, Art Blakey. The album features Mobley's composition 'This I Dig of You'. It is no surprise that the album makes the uDiscover list of the 50 greatest jazz albums. Best Jazz Albums: 50 Essentials You Need To Hear uDiscover.
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers. Art Blakey, Georges Arvanitas. 2014 Jazz At The Movies - France - Original Soundtrack Album 1958. Three Golden Legends. Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Art Blakey, Art BlakeyCharlie ParkerDizzy Gillespie.
This site provides accurate biographical information on Art Blakey’s background, his accomplishments and contributions to jazz music. Art Blakey’s recordings, insight, and passion for his craft were his gift to the myriad of people around the world who were moved and inspired by his music. It is our gift and greatest honor as his children and grandchildren to keep his memory alive and to ensure that future generations do not miss out on his music. Art Blakey at the Keystone Korner January, 1982.
Listen to music from Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers like Moanin', Come Rain or Come Shine & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers. Art Blakey and Horace Silver formed the Jazz Messengers in 1955 and co-led it. When Silver dropped out in the group's first year the group name was changed to Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers.
Art Blakey - Live In Scheveningen 1958: The Lost Recordings (Fondamenta (F) FON-1804034). Art Blakey And The Jazz Messengers - Live In Zurich 1958 (SOLAR 4569881). Art Blakey's Jazz Messengers - Des Femmes Disparaissent (Soundtrack) (Fontana (F) 660 224 MR). Art Blakey Et Les Jazz-Messengers Au Club St. Germain, Vol. 1 (RCA (F) 43. 43).