James Moody, R.I.P.

Born March 26, 1925, Moody died on December 9th 2010. He was 85 Years Young!! We will miss him to be sure, but his music will continue to bring joy to all who listen.

17 Mile Drive and A Patch Of Blue both on Gil Fuller & Monterey Jazz Orch

Last Train From Overbrook on album of same name

Emanon on Dizzy Gillespie’s Shaw ‘Nuff and After Hours by Dianne Reeves on Grand Encounter

Tico Tico and Yvonne both on Last Train From Overbrook

Mood For Love on Gil Fuller & Monterey Jazz Orch and Moody’s Mood For Love on Quincy Jones’ Q’s Jook Joint

All the Things You Are on Last Train From Overbrook

Centerpiece sung by Roberta Gambarini on Easy To Love

Wild Chestnuts and Blues for a Debutante both on Gil Fuller & Monterey Jazz Orch

Breaking the Blues on Return from Overbrook

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