Oliver Nelson

Oliver Nelson - The Blues And The Abstract Truth (1961) [Japanese Limited SHM-SACD 2011] PS3 ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Oliver Nelson - The Blues And The Abstract Truth (1961) [Japanese SHM-SACD 2011]
PS3 Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 36:43 minutes | Scans included | 1,1 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Full Scans included | 832 MB
Oliver Nelson Sextet - Screamin' The Blues (1960/2006/2014) [Official Digital Download]

Oliver Nelson Sextet - Screamin' The Blues (1960/2006/2014)
FLAC (tracks) 24 bit/44,1 kHz | Time - 39:54 minutes | 504 MB
Studio Master, Official Digital Download | Artwork: Digital booklet
Rudy Van Gelder Remaster - 2006

Posterity remembers Oliver Nelson primarily as an arranger/conductor. When he first began to attract attention with a series of albums for Prestige and its subsidiaries, however, Nelson was hailed as a versatile leader of small groups and a composer/instrumentalist who could refresh the music’s traditional verities while also looking ahead. There is no better showcase for these skills among his initial sessions than Screamin’ the Blues, a rousing set of funky modernism interpreted by a sextet of players who shared Nelson’s allegiance to both virtuosity and vision.

Etta Jones - The Oliver Nelson Orchestral Arrangements (2013)  Music

Posted by TmanHome at Feb. 9, 2017
Etta Jones - The Oliver Nelson Orchestral Arrangements (2013)

Etta Jones - The Oliver Nelson Orchestral Arrangements
Jazz, Vocal Jazz | MP3 320 kbps CBR | 68 min | 159 MB
Label: Stardust Records | Rel:2013

Etta Jones came to the public attention in the 1940s, but after she was revealed as a potentially important artist, nothing much happened commercially with her records. So, after a long period of obscurity, the arrival of Etta Jones in the LP best seller lists in 1961 was a stunning illustration of how suddenly an almost neglected artist could become a name vocalist with two albums: "So Warm" and "From the Heart" compiled here in one CD. Miss Jones' sense of drama was to lie about midway between Ethel Waters and Billie Holiday, but remained within hailing distance of Dinah Washington. That said, she was her own stylist…
Oliver Nelson and His Orchestra - Fantabulous (1964) {Verve Originals rel 2008}

Oliver Nelson and His Orchestra - Fantabulous (1964) {Verve Originals rel 2008}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 235 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 82 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 120 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1964, 2008 Verve / Argo | 0602517621350 | Verve Originals Series
Jazz / Post Bop / Hard Bop / Modern Big Band / Modern Creative

By the time Oliver Nelson and his big band had recorded Fantabulous in March of 1964 for Argo, the great composer, saxophonist, conductor, and arranger was a man about town in New York. He had released some truly classic dates of his own as a leader in smaller group forms – Blues and the Abstract Truth and Full Nelson among them – and had done arrangement work for everyone from Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis and Johnny Hodges, Nancy Wilson, Frank Wess, King Curtis, Etta Jones, Jimmy Smith, Jack Teagarden, Betty Carter, Billy Taylor, and Gene Ammons, to name more than a few. For Fantabulous, he took his working big band to Chicago for a gig sponsored by Daddy-O-Daylie, a famous local disc jockey.
Oliver Nelson & Friends - Happenings / Soulful Brass (1967-68) {Impulse! 2-on-1 Series Remaster rel 2011}

Oliver Nelson & Friends - Happenings / Soulful Brass (1967-68) {Impulse! 2-on-1 Series Remaster rel 2011}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 438 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 165 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 23 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1967-68, 2011 Impulse! / Verve / Universal Music | 06025 2780954
Jazz / Post Bop / Soul Jazz / Modern Big Band / Jazz Arranger

This Impulse two-fer revives a pair of LPs by arranger, composer, and saxophonist Oliver Nelson, Happenings and Soulful Brass, released in 1966 and 1968, respectively. Happenings, a date with pianist Hank Jones, is the better album, unlike Soulful Brass, which was co-led with comedian/pianist Steve Allen. Unfortunately, both pianists are featured mainly on harpsichord, which tends to dominate, and at times overwhelm, the compositions.
Lem Winchester Sextet featuring Oliver Nelson - Lem's Beat (1960) {1991 Original Jazz Classics}

Lem Winchester Sextet featuring Oliver Nelson - Lem's Beat (1960) {1991 Original Jazz Classics}
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 252 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 94 mb
Genre: jazz

Lem's Beat is the 1960 album by The Lem Winchester Sextet featuring Oliver Nelson. Released on the New Jazz label via Prestige, this CD was remastered by Phil De Lancie for Original Jazz Classics/Fantasy Jazz in 1991.
The Three Sounds and The Oliver Nelson Orchestra - Coldwater Flat (1968) {2014 Japan SHM-CD Blue Note 24-192 Remaster}

The Three Sounds and The Oliver Nelson Orchestra - Coldwater Flat (1968) {2014 Japan SHM-CD Blue Note 24-192 Remaster}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 240 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 79 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 335 Mb | 5% repair rar | 24-bit 192 kHz remaster
© 2014 Universal Japan / Blue Note | BN 75th The Masterworks | TYCJ-81083
Jazz / Hard Bop / Post Bop / Soul Jazz / Modern Big Band / Piano Trio

Features the high-fidelity SHM-CD format (compatible with standard CD player) and the latest 24bit 192kHz remastering. A brilliant pairing of the Three Sounds trio with the larger arrangements of reedman Oliver Nelson – easily one of the most soulful bandleaders of the 60s, and a talent who really helps open up the trio's groove! The piano of Gene Harris is nice and sharp – played with a soulful sock on both sides of the keyboard – and soaring out over these full charts from Nelson that really sparkle with great touches from players like Plas Johnson on tenor, Lou Blackburn on trombone, Bobby Bryant on trumpet, and both Anthony Ortega and Frank Strozier on alto.
The Three Sounds & The Oliver Nelson Orchestra - Coldwater Flat (1968)

The Three Sounds & The Oliver Nelson Orchestra - Coldwater Flat (1968)
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 77 mb
Genre: jazz

Coldwater Flat is the 1968 album by The Three Sounds, who are joined by The Oliver Nelson Orchestra. The album, released by Blue Note, was produced by Jack Tracy.

Oliver Nelson's Big Band - Live From Los Angeles (1967)  Music

Posted by TestTickles at Jan. 4, 2016
Oliver Nelson's Big Band - Live From Los Angeles (1967)

Oliver Nelson's Big Band - Live From Los Angeles (1967)
EAC Rip | FLAC with CUE and log | scans | 276 mb
MP3 CBR 320kbps | RAR | 94 mb
Genre: jazz

Live From Los Angeles is the 1967 album by The Oliver Nelson's Big Band. Originally released on Impulse, this CD version was released by the Verve Music Group on 27 September, 2005.
Oliver Nelson - More Blues And The Abstract Truth (1964) {2015 Japan Impulse! Classics 50 Series}

Oliver Nelson - More Blues And The Abstract Truth (1964) {2015 Japan Impulse! Classics 50 Series}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC (tracks)+CUE+LOG -> 286 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 102 Mb
Full Artwork @ 600 dpi (png) -> 199 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 2015 Impulse! / Verve / Universal Music Japan | UCCI-9264
Jazz / Hard Bop / Post Bop

Oliver Nelson's follow-up to his classic Blues & The Abstract Truth session for Impulse – and like that one, a tremendous little album – filled with deep tones and wonderful colors in sound! The group here's a bit larger than before – an ensemble that includes Phil Woods on alto, Ben Webster on tenor, Thad Jones on trumpet, Pepper Adams on baritone, Roger Kellaway on piano, Richard Davis on bass, and Grady Tate on drums. The album includes some superb original compositions by Nelson – just the kind of overlooked jazz numbers that make the set great – and as with most of his arrangements from the time, there's a perfect balance between group force and intimate solo space! Titles include "The Critic's Choice", "Blues & The Abstract Truth", "One For Bob", and 2 versions of Dave Brubeck's "Theme From Mr. Broadway".