Lou Donaldson

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    LOU DONALDSON, Blues Walk

    6:43

    Opening title track from Lou Donaldson's Blues Walk album. Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack, New Jersey on July 28, 1958. Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone); Herman Foster (piano); Peck Morrison (bass); Dave Bailey (drums); Ray Barretto (congas).

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    Lou Donaldson - Gravy Train

    8:16

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    LOU DONALDSON, Midnight Creeper

    6:33

    Opening title track from Midnight Creeper album. Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on March 15, 1968. Originally released on Blue Note (84280). Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone); George Benson (guitar); Blue Mitchell (trumpet); Dr. Lonnie Smith (organ); Leo Morris (drums).

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    Lou Donaldson - Cherokee

    4:05

    Lou Donaldson-alto sax, Randy Johnston-guitar, Akiko Tsuruga-hammond b3 organ, Fukushi Tainaka-drums,

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    Lou Donaldson - Say It Loud, Im Black and Im Proud

    7:30

    Lou Donaldson - Say It Loud, I'm Black and I'm Proud (1969)
    Album: Say It Loud!

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    Caracas - Lou Donaldson

    7:21

    I don't have the words in my command to express how much I love the playing of Lou Donaldson. To me, he gets far too few mentions when the topic turns to jazz's all-time great altos. If it were left up to me that wouldn't be the case because I sing his praises whenever I get a chance! Here he treats us to one of his more Latin-tinged compositions. No matter what flavors Lou decides to use when he offers up his musical treats, you can best believe he's gonna be swingin'! From his 1963 album, Good Gracious, this is entitled Caracas.

    Lineup:

    Lou Donaldson - alto saxophone
    Grant Green - guitar
    John Patton - organ
    Ben Dixon - drums

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    Lou Donaldson - Its You or No One

    4:05

    Song: It's You or No One (4/8; Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne)
    Album: Sunny Side Up (Recorded: February 5 and 28, 1960 / Released: later in 1960)
    Artist: Lou Donaldson

    Personnel

    Lou Donaldson, alto saxophone
    Bill Hardman, trumpet
    Horace Parlan, piano
    Laymon Jackson, double-bass
    Al Harewood, drums

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    Lou Donaldson - Alligator Boogaloo

    6:50

    Footage from 1968 film Help wanted Female.

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    Lou Donaldson - Musty Rusty

    6:07

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    Big John Patton with Lou Donaldson - Signifyin

    6:52

    LOU DONALDSON - ALTO SAX
    TOMMY TURRENTINE JR. - TRUMPET
    ROY MONTRELL - GUITAR
    JOHN PATTON - ORGAN
    BEN DIXON - DRUMS

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    Whos Making Love - Lou Donaldson

    6:47

    Who's Making Love - Lou Donaldson

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    Lou Donaldson - Autumn Nocturne

    4:59

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    Lou Donaldson Quintet - Alligator Bogaloo

    7:00

    Lou Donaldson Quintet - Alligator Bogaloo (1967)

    Personne;: Melvin Lastie (cornet), Lou Donaldson (alto sax), Lonnie Smith (organ), George Benson (guitar), Leo Morris (drums)

    from the album 'ALLIGATOR BOGALOO' (Blue Note Records)

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    Lou Donaldson - Midnight creeper - Blue Note Records Mod Jazz

    3:04

    Lou Donaldson - Midnight creeper - Blue Note Records Mod Jazz

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    Lou Donaldson - The Caterpillar

    6:53

    Off the album I Want To Make It With You Blue Note 1971.

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    LOU DONALDSON, Cool Blues

    6:54

    Third track from Lou Donaldson's Here' Tis album, recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on January 23, 1961. Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone); Grant Green (guitar); Baby Face Willette (organ); Dave Bailey (drums). This is a Charlie Parker composition.

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    Lou Donaldson - Stella By Starlight

    5:51

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    Lou Donaldson - Blues Walk

    7:12

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    LOU DONALDSON, Elizabeth

    5:37

    3rd track from Midnight Creeper album. Recorded at the Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey on March 15, 1968. Originally released on Blue Note (84280). Lou Donaldson (alto saxophone); George Benson (guitar); Blue Mitchell (trumpet); Dr. Lonnie Smith (organ); Leo Morris (drums).

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    Lou Donaldson - Tangerine.

    4:58

    Lou Donaldson (Badin, Carolina del Norte, 1 de noviembre de 1926) es un saxofonista (alto) estadounidense de jazz. Conocido por su toque suave y blusístico, estuvo influenciado en sus orígenes por el sonido bebop de Charlie Parker y su sentido de la improvisación. Sus estilos han sido el bop, el hard bop y el soul jazz.Sus primeras grabaciones las realizó con algunos de los primeros representantes del bop, como Milt Jackson y Thelonious Monk en 1952, y lideró varios grupos pequeños con otras figuras del jazz como el trompetista Blue Mitchell, el pianista Horace Silver y el baterista Art Blakey.En 1953, grabó también con el trompetista Clifford Brown y con Philly Joe Jones. En 1954, Donaldson se unió durante un breve período al conjunto de hard bop the Jazz Messengers, y apareció en uno de sus discos más populares, A Night At Birdland.Aunque ha trabajado sobre todo como acompañante, nunca ha pertenecido a ningún grupo a no ser que fuese liderado por él, algo que ocurrió frecuentemente desde mediados de los años cincuenta.

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    Lou Donaldson - Dewey Square

    7:20

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    Lou Donaldson - Smooth Groove

    5:52

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    Polka Dots and Moonbeams+1 / Lou Donaldson

    8:01

    1)ポルカ・ドッツ・アンド・ムーンビームス/ ルー・ドナルドソン
    2)ブルームーン/ルー・ドナルドソン ウィズ・スリー・サウンズ 
    (Blue Moon /Lou Donaldsonwith the 3 sounds)

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    Lou Donaldson - South Of The Border

    5:32

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