Music for Clare 109 projects: Les Sabina Band jazz concerts


Nov. 8 2006

Drum Demo

Timing Demo

Weather Report, Mercy Mercy Mercy (style: fusion, jazz-rock)



Les Sabina's Jazz Quintet

April 6, 2005


Les' comments on structure

Les' comments on role of instruments

Sonny Rollins, Tenor Madness (style: hardbop)

Antonio Carlos Jobim, Girl from Ipanema (style: bossa nova)

Sonny Rollins, St. Thomas (Style: Latin)

Gerschwin, Summertime (classic slow swing): use archive recording immediately below

Miles Davies, So What?

Billy Strayhorn/Duke Ellington, Take the 'A' Train (classic swing)



Archive: Les Sabina's Jazz Quintet, Nov. 3, 2004

Useful comments about jazz

Billy Strayhorn / Duke Ellington, Take the 'A' Train

Sonny Rollins, Tenor Madness (style: hardbop; preceded by useful comments and illustrations about jazz improvization

Antonio Carlos Jobim, Girl from Ipanema (style: bossa nova; drum solo by Moses)

There will never be Another You (classic)

Summer Time (classic)

Sonny Rollins, St. Thomas (Style: Latin; preceded by a drum solo by Moses; archive: Nov. 14, 2001)