In , he joined up with Woody Herman , for whom he'd penned the classic composition "Four Brothers" two years earlier. Giuffre began leading his own sessions in , with groundbreaking albums like Four Brothers and Tangents in Jazz exploring bluesy folk-jazz and third stream fusions.
In , he formed the first version of the Jimmy Giuffre 3, which featured guitarist Jim Hall and bassist Ralph Pena ; in , the bassist was replaced by trombonist Bob Brookmeyer , resulting in the highly unorthodox-sounding albums Trav'lin' Light, Four Brothers Sound, and Western Suite, as well as a classic version of Giuffre's hit "The Train and the River" in the Newport film Jazz on a Summer's Day.
Two Kinds of Blues Jimmy Giuffre. Voodoo Jimmy Giuffre. Crawdad Suite Jimmy Giuffre. The Train and the River Jimmy Giuffre. Iowa Stubborn Meredith Willson. Goodnight, My Someone Meredith Willson. Seventy Six Trombones Meredith Willson. Marian the Librarian Meredith Willson.
My White Knight Meredith Willson. It's You Meredith Willson. He is notable for his development of forms of jazz which all… read more. He is notable for his development of forms of jazz which allowed for free interplay between the musicians,… read more. Similar Artists Play all. Trending Tracks 1. All Things Hyped: Last. Wednesday 31 July Thursday 1 August Friday 2 August Saturday 3 August Sunday 4 August Monday 5 August Tuesday 6 August Wednesday 7 August Thursday 8 August Friday 9 August Saturday 10 August Sunday 11 August Monday 12 August Tuesday 13 August Wednesday 14 August Thursday 15 August Friday 16 August Saturday 17 August Sunday 18 August Monday 19 August Tuesday 20 August Wednesday 21 August Thursday 22 August Friday 23 August Saturday 24 August Sunday 25 August Monday 26 August Tuesday 27 August Wednesday 28 August Thursday 29 August Friday 30 August Saturday 31 August Sunday 1 September Monday 2 September Tuesday 3 September Wednesday 4 September Thursday 5 September Friday 6 September Saturday 7 September This album prefaced the great Western Suite featuring the same lineup that appeared later in That said, but stands on its own as a maverick recording, justifiably paired with the Jimmy Giuffre, Vol.
Electronic Folk International. Jazz Latin New Age. Aggressive Bittersweet Druggy. Energetic Happy Hypnotic. An excellent introduction to Jimmy Giuffre 's unique music.