Jazz Vocal Basics

V.A. - L'Histoire du Jazz Vocal / The Story of Jazz Vocal, Vol. 2 - (1941-1953) (2004)

V.A. - L'Histoire du Jazz Vocal / The Story of Jazz Vocal, Vol. 2 - (1941-1953) [10 CD Box Set] (2004)
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 3.4 Gb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1.8 Gb | Scans
Genre: Jazz, Swing, Blues | Label: Le Chant du Monde | Cat.: 574 1311.20

The resulting 2 box set, unlike any other available today, groups together the main vocalists in the story of jazz from the first half of the 20th century. Each of these 20 CDs offers in more or less the same proportion, the purest of African-American song with gospel and blues singers, from truculent Ma Rainey to majestic Bessie Smith, sophisticated Sarah Vaughan to popular Louis Prima, the folk-related tones of Charlie Patton to the honeyed voice of Frank Sinatra.
V.A. - L'Histoire du Jazz Vocal / The Story of Jazz Vocal, Vol. 1 - (1911-1940) (2004)

V.A. - L'Histoire du Jazz Vocal / The Story of Jazz Vocal, Vol. 1 - (1911-1940) [10 CD Box Set] (2004)
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 2.94 Gb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 1.7 Gb | Scans
Genre: Jazz, Swing, Blues | Label: Le Chant du Monde | Cat.: 574 1311.10

The resulting 2 box set, unlike any other available today, groups together the main vocalists in the story of jazz from the first half of the 20th century. Each of these 20 CDs offers in more or less the same proportion, the purest of African-American song with gospel and blues singers, from truculent Ma Rainey to majestic Bessie Smith, sophisticated Sarah Vaughan to popular Louis Prima, the folk-related tones of Charlie Patton to the honeyed voice of Frank Sinatra.

Jazz: the Basics (repost)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by MoneyRich at Aug. 26, 2015
Jazz: the Basics (repost)

Jazz: the Basics by Christopher Meeder
English | 10 Mar. 2008 | ISBN: 0203931459 | ISBN: 0415966930 | 296 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Jazz: The Basics gives a brief introduction to a century of jazz, ideal for students and interested listeners who want to learn more about this important musical style. The heart of the book traces jazz's growth from its folk origins through early recordings and New Orleans stars; the big-band and swing era; bebop; cool jazz and third stream; avant-garde; jazz-rock; and the neo-conservative movement of the 1980s and 1990s.

Etta James & Nina Simone - Iconic Jazz Vocal Legends (2012)  Music

Posted by DjangoTiger at Feb. 17, 2014
Etta James & Nina Simone - Iconic Jazz Vocal Legends (2012)

Etta James & Nina Simone - Iconic Jazz Vocal Legends (2012)
MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 53 Tracks | 02:48:38 | 413 MB
Genre: Jazz, Swing, Vocal Jazz | Label: Rolled Gold Classics

Spectacular compiled from two great vocal jazz. Selected 53 great songs, a lot of swing, released 8 May, 2012 on the Rolled Gold Classics label.
VA - The Mercury Songbook: 100 Jazz Vocal Classics [4CD] (1995)

VA - The Mercury Songbook: 100 Jazz Vocal Classics [4CD] (1995)
MP3 | CBR 320 kbps | complete artwork, w/booklet | 738 MB (3% rec.)
Vocal Jazz | Label: Verve/PolyGram (Canada), 76974 2038-42

This has got to be the greatest collection of jazz standards ever compiled; sung by the best. It's really an education in jazz music. Highly recommended for those learning to play the standards, and for those who simply likes the music of that days.

Jazz: The Basics  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tot167 at June 16, 2008
Jazz: The Basics

Christopher Meeder “Jazz: The Basics"
Routledge | 2007-12 | ISBN: 0203931459 | 272 pages | PDF | 1 MB

VA - Funky Jazz Hits (2017) {X5 Music Group/Warner Music Group}  Music

Posted by TestTickles at Nov. 10, 2017
VA - Funky Jazz Hits (2017) {X5 Music Group/Warner Music Group}

VA - Funky Jazz Hits (2017) {X5 Music Group/Warner Music Group}
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 269 mb
Genre: jazz, vocal jazz, disco, funk, fusion

Funky Jazz Hits is a 2017 compilation, featuring original material by Andy Bey, Ed Motta, Yusef Lateef, Arif Mardin, Les McCann, Eddie Harris, Al Jarreal and other artists within the WEA family of labels and there's a reason for that: this was released by X5 Music Group in association with the Warner Music Group.

VA - Compact Jazz: Best of the Jazz Vocalists (1992)  Music

Posted by Designol at Oct. 23, 2017
VA - Compact Jazz: Best of the Jazz Vocalists (1992)

VA - Compact Jazz: Best of the Jazz Vocalists (1992)
EAC | FLAC | Tracks (Cue&Log) ~ 390 Mb | Mp3 (CBR320) ~ 196 Mb | Scans included
Jazz, Vocal Jazz | Label: Verve/Polygram | # 845 466-2 | Time: 01:08:27

From a label with no shortage of first-rate jazz material come this very attractive vocal sampler. Staying true to the Compact Jazz ethos, Best of the Jazz Vocalists favors quality over hits and comes with a budget price tag. The majority of songs are from the label's prime '50s and '60s run, including a cloud-bound "Summertime" by Helen Merrill and one of the all-time great versions of "If You Could See Me Now," compliments of Billy Eckstine. Continuing with this balancing act between the sexes, the collection also includes fine work by Bill Henderson, Ella Fitzgerald, Louis Armstrong, Abbey Lincoln, Jon Hendricks, Shirley Horn, and Anita O'Day; latter-day entries include Lincoln's "I've Got Thunder and It Rings" from her 1990 Verve debut and Horn's "I Got Lost in His Arms" from 1988's Close Enough for Love. Nicely wrapped up with Nina Simone's Afro-percussion clarion call "Come Ye," this Verve roundup works as the perfect primer for more adventurous trips through the label's fertile stores of essential jazz.
Mose Allison - Middle Class White Boy (1982) {2013, 24-bit Remaster, Jazz Best Collection 1000 Series, Japan}

Mose Allison - Middle Class White Boy (1982) {2013, 24-bit Remaster, Jazz Best Collection 1000 Series, Japan}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 310 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 121 Mb
Scans Included (JPG, 600 dpi) | RAR 5% Recovery
Contemporary Jazz, Vocal Jazz | Elektra Musician / Warner Music Japan #8122-79600-9 / WPCR-27431

Released in 1982, Middle Class White Boy was Mose Allison's first recording in six years, and his debut for the fledgling and relatively short-lived Elektra Musician label run by Bruce Lundvall. Allison is featured here in a sextet setting. His fellow front-line players are saxophonist Joe Farrell and guitarist Phil Upchurch. The set is a well-blended collection of originals and covers including Muddy Waters' "Rollin' Stone," and Duke Ellington's "Just a Lucky So and So." As is his trademark, Allison effortlessly blends jazz, backwoods blues, and Southern hipster jive in a heady brew of fantastic musicianship…
Mel Torme - Comin' Home Baby! (1962) {2012 Japan Jazz Best Collection 1000 Series 24bit Remaster WPCR-27148}

Mel Torme - Comin' Home Baby! (1962) {2012 Japan Jazz Best Collection 1000 Series 24bit Remaster WPCR-27148}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 210 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 78 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 16 Mb | 5% repair rar | 24bit remaster
© 1962, 2012 Atlantic / Warner Japan / WEA / Rhino | WPCR-27148 | Jazz Best Collection 1000 Series
Jazz / Vocal Jazz / Cool / Traditional Pop Vocal

Features 24 bit remastering and comes with a mini-description. The 1960's represented a very interesting time for musicians of all genres; three particular reasons began a trend for future generations of musical artists. The Beach Boys, The Beatles, and The Rolling Stones were the 3 reasons which permanently altered the musical landscape and basically made it impossible for stars of the past to remain economically viable in the present. The only 2 exceptions to the rule of course were Mel Tormé and Frank Sinatra.