Wynton’s five favorite jazz recordings

Posted on September 23rd, 2005 in Articles | Tags: articles

Last Saturday, the Wall Street Journal (weekend edition) asked Wynton Marsalis what his five favorite jazz recordings are:

  • John Coltrane Quartet – Crescent (1964)
  • Billie Holiday – Lady in Satin (1958)
  • Thelonious Monk – Thelonious Monk Plays Duke Ellington (1955)
  • Duke Ellington – The New Orleans Suite (1970)
  • Charlie Parker – One Night in Birdland (1950)