Musicians | Labels | Compilations | Index | Search | About | Links Jazzlists ... 1950's to 2000's jazz discographies


The Jazz Giants Play compilations (Prestige)

The Jazz Giants Play series of compilations were released by Prestige between 1997 and 1999. Each compilation features songs by a particular songwriter drawn from Prestige jazz albums. The majority of the compilations include a few soul jazz tracks.

The Jazz Giants Play .... compilations

The Jazz Giants Play George Gershwin: 'S Wonderful   (1997, Prestige PRCD 24190-2)

Includes tracks by Cannonball Adderley, Nat Adderley, Miles Davis, Zoot Sims, Art Tatum, Lester Young and Bill Evans.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Hoagy Carmichael: Stardust   (1997, Prestige PRCD 24191-2)

Includes tracks by Sonny Criss, Herbie Mann, Dave Brubeck, Louis Armstrong, Ray Bryant, Milt Jackson, Art Pepper and John Coltrane.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Horace Silver: Opus De Funk   (1997, Prestige PRCD 24192-2)

Includes tracks by Milt Jackson, Wes Montgomery, Art Pepper, Ray Brown, Richard "Groove" Holmes, Shirley Scott, Blue Mitchell and Jack McDuff.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Frank Loesser: Heart And Soul   (1997, Prestige PRCD 24193-2)

Includes tracks by Sonny Rollins, Wes Montgomery, Miles Davis, Art Farmer, Cal Tjader, Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis, Woody Herman and Barney Kessel.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Irving Berlin: Soft Lights And Sweet Music   (1997, Prestige PRCD 24194-2)

Includes tracks by Hank Crawford, Zoot Sims, Art Tatum, Elmo Hope, Gil Evans, Blue Mitchell, Thelonious Monk and John Coltrane.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Harold Arlen: Blues In The Night   (1998, Prestige PRCD 24201-2)

Includes tracks by Red Garland, Miles Davis, Count Basie, Milt Jackson, Wes Montgomery, Art Pepper and Dizzy Gillespie.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Jerome Kern: Yesterdays   (1998, Prestige PRCD 24202-2)

Includes tracks by Sonny Rollins, Hampton Hawes, Gene Ammons, Blue Mitchell, Mal Waldron, Lucky Thompson, Jackie McLean and Art Tatum.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Cole Porter: Night And Day   (1998, Prestige PRCD 24203-2)

Includes tracks by Sonny Rollins, Gene Ammons, Joe Henderson, John Coltrane, Cal Tjader, Johnny Griffin/Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis and Art Tatum.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Harry Warren: Lullaby Of Broadway   (1998, Prestige PRCD 24204-2)

Includes tracks by Kenny Dorham, Barney Kessel, Lester Young, Chet Baker, Count Basie, Johnny Hodges and Eddie "Lockjaw" Davis.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Rodgers And Hart: Blue Moon   (1998, Prestige PRCD 24205-2)

Includes tracks by Gene Ammons, Wes Montgomery, Gerry Mulligan, Art Tatum, Miles Davis, Mal Waldron, Hampton Hawes and Oscar Peterson.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Rodgers And Hammerstein: My Favorite Things   (1999, Prestige PRCD 24223-2)

Includes tracks by Gene Ammons, Bill E|vans, Coleman Hawkins, Cannonball Adderley, Red Garland and John Coltrane.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Charlie Parker: Yardbird Suite   (1999, Prestige PRCD 24224-2)

Includes tracks by Harold Land, Jack McDuff, Phineas Newborn, Sonny Criss, Joe Farrell, Clark Terry, Jackie McLean and Art Pepper.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Miles Davis: Milestones   (1999, Prestige PRCD 24225-2)

Includes tracks by Dexter Gordon, Sonny Stitt, Hampton Hawes, Wes Montgomery, Don Ellis, Miles Davis and Ray Bryant.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Sammy Cahn: It's Magic   (1999, Prestige PRCD 24226-2)

Includes tracks by Hank Crawford, Milt Jackson, Kenny Dorham, Max Roach, Oliver Nelson, Count Basie, Bill Evans and Joe Pass.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com

The Jazz Giants Play Duke Ellington: Caravan   (1999, Prestige PRCD 24227-2)

Includes tracks by Duke Ellington, Zoot Sims, Sonny Rollins, Joe Pass, Johnny Hodges, Benny Carter and Miles Davis.

See more details about this release

album cover
Buy CD from amazon.com


Last updated November 2010