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Eddie Higgins - Don't Smoke in Bed album mp3
Hard Bop,Post-Bop,Japanese Traditions,Mainstream Jazz
  • Performer:
    Eddie Higgins
  • Title:
    Don't Smoke in Bed
  • Genre:
  • Style:
    Hard Bop,Post-Bop,Japanese Traditions,Mainstream Jazz
  • Date of release:
    July 22, 2002
  • Recording date:
    February 18, 2000 - February 19, 2000
  • Duration:
    55:44
  • Size FLAC version
    1488 megabytes
  • Size MP3 version
    1261 megabytes
  • Size WMA version
    1133 megabytes
  • Rating:
    4.6
  • Votes:
    141
  • Formats:
    AC3 AUD RA ADX VOC TTA

Eddie Higgins has long been a part of the American jazz scene, though he has tended to be overlooked by critics and to a certain extent, record labels in his homeland. But the cagey veteran knows his way around the piano and makes swinging seem effortless, as on these 2000 sessions. Fortunately, the Japanese Venus label has found a steady market for Higgins' CDs in Japan, where he has had many opportunities to record as a leader. This disc is a trio affair with guitarist John Pizzarelli and bassist Jay Leonhart, both accomplished musicians as well.

The ever-classy Eddie Higgins Trio is joined throughout by the superb Scott Hamilton, a fluid tenorist in the romantic tradition of Lester Young and Ben Webster, with soul-touching low notes and never a squawk or squeal. Borrowing the perfect image from master critic Whitney Balliett, Hamilton's sound is like "firelit mahogany. All the playing here is elegant and swinging: classic material delivered lovingly and without cliché. Higgins' gentle improvisations are often as beautiful as the original melodies (see, for example, his introduction and solos on the title track).

Eddie Higgins Trio - Don't Smoke In Be. Loose Effects & Skobar Mx - Dont Smoke In Bed. 6:00. Harry Manfredini - Don't Smoke In Bed. 0:58. Janet Seidel - The Folks Who Live On The Hill.

Eddie Higgins & Scott Hamilton & Ken Peplowski. You Don't Know What Love Is. 6:35. Eddie Higgins & Scott Hamilton & Ken Peplowski. You Turned The Tables On Me. 6:01. Smoke Gets In Yours Eyes.

Don't Smoke in Bed is an album by the Holly Cole Trio that draws its title from a composition by Willard Robison. I Can See Clearly Now" (Johnny Nash) - 4:13. Don't Let the Teardrops Rust Your Shining Heart" (Ben Watt) - 4:20. Get Out of Town" (Cole Porter) - 4:43. So and So" (O'Hara) - 3:27. The Tennessee Waltz" (Pee Wee King, Redd Stewart) - 3:40.

Credits

Todd Barkan - Producer
Lew Brown - Composer
Duke Ellington - Composer
Sammy Fain - Composer
Tetsuo Hara - Mastering, Mixing, Producer
Lorenz Hart - Composer
Eddie Higgins - Arranger, Composer, Piano, Primary Artist
Shuji Kitamura - Mastering, Mixing
Jay Leonhart - Bass
Johnny Mercer - Composer
Katherine Miller - Engineer
Bernice Petkere - Composer
John Pizzarelli - Guitar (Electric)
Willard Robison - Composer
Richard Rodgers - Composer
Billy Strayhorn - Composer
Richard A. Whiting - Composer

Track List

Title/Composer Performer Time
1 Close Your Eyes Bernice Petkere Eddie Higgins 5:25
2 That Old Feeling Lew Brown / Sammy Fain Eddie Higgins 4:06
3 Didn't Know About You Duke Ellington Eddie Higgins 4:16
4 The Night Has a Thosand Eyes Eddie Higgins 5:57
5 Something Cool Eddie Higgins 4:05
6 There or When Lorenz Hart / Richard Rodgers Eddie Higgins 6:53
7 Daydream Duke Ellington / Billy Strayhorn Eddie Higgins 4:46
8 Brown-Eyed Beauty Eddie Higgins Eddie Higgins 6:35
9 Black Coffee Eddie Higgins 5:33
10 Don't Smoke in Bed Willard Robison Eddie Higgins 4:22
11 Too Marvelous for Words Johnny Mercer / Richard A. Whiting Eddie Higgins 3:46